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by Bob
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Thank you everyone (+Geoff...)
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: Thank you everyone (+Geoff...)

And a big thankyou for all your updates and pictures.

This a very valuable resource for many in the future. 8)

Just what BF is about. :D
by Bob
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: underbonnet fuse box
Replies: 9
Views: 37

Re: underbonnet fuse box

I'd just use two nuts and lock together with a spanner, if you use a Nylock as one of them it will make it more difficult/time consuming so hopefuly the scum will move on. :mrgreen:
by Bob
Fri Oct 18, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: underbonnet fuse box
Replies: 9
Views: 37

Re: underbonnet fuse box

Don't want to teach egg sucking, but disconnect the battery first. :wink:
by Bob
Fri Oct 18, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: underbonnet fuse box
Replies: 11
Views: 135

Re: underbonnet fuse box

Could it have pulled out with the fuse and still be stuck inside it?
by Bob
Fri Oct 18, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Devon & Cornwall/Kernow
Topic: NEW MEMBERS! Please say hello here!
Replies: 50
Views: 46912

Re: NEW MEMBERS! Please say hello here!

Bongo Spares, opp north, may be your best bet for a used part. :wink:
by Bob
Thu Oct 17, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Devon & Cornwall/Kernow
Topic: NEW MEMBERS! Please say hello here!
Replies: 50
Views: 46912

Re: NEW MEMBERS! Please say hello here!

Good to have you aboard. 8) No worries coming from VW Land, we all do it for the same reasons. :) It might be worth asking in the 'Techie' section as more peeps will see it, and hopefuly someone more mechanical than me will have some thoughts. Is it the 2.5 diesel? Personaly I wouldn't drive it unti...
by Bob
Wed Oct 16, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: No front heater or starter motor
Replies: 14
Views: 133

Re: No front heater or starter motor

Well done, and thanks for the update. =D>
by Bob
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Buying an insurance write-off
Replies: 4
Views: 129

Re: Buying an insurance write-off

Once you're satisfied the vehicle is all good you should still be looking at a decent discount, but remember when you come to sell it on it could be difficult to shift and buyers will also want a good bit off the price. This may negate your original saving. However, this may not be an issue if you p...
by Bob
Sun Oct 13, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Running great, but white smoke and coolant loss
Replies: 8
Views: 154

Re: Running great, but white smoke and coolant loss

Make sure you bleed it properly. :wink:

Three You Tube videos show how. 8)
by Bob
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: What do I need to do on my new Bongo
Replies: 22
Views: 1072

Re: What do I need to do on my new Bongo

That's exactly what mine did.

Pin hole appeared in the bleed pipe and dumped coolant overnight, alarm did what it's meant to. [-o<
by Bob
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Valuation
Replies: 4
Views: 195

Re: Valuation

I can only suggest finding an insurer who will cover Bongy on an 'agreed value' policy and see what they will (er) agree to.

Possibly their engineer would need to inspect the vehicle first?

Good luck. 8)
by Bob
Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Chinese diesel night heaters
Replies: 11
Views: 519

Re: Chinese diesel night heaters

Useful update, thanks. 8)
by Bob
Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: What do I need to do on my new Bongo
Replies: 22
Views: 1072

Re: What do I need to do on my new Bongo

Worth checking out Gem.

They partner with a company doing Euro cover, but a good look round is best. :wink:
by Bob
Tue Oct 08, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Eastnor Castle 27-30 September 2019
Replies: 37
Views: 1727

Re: Eastnor Castle 27-30 September 2019

And thanks for helping. 8)
by Bob
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: What do I need to do on my new Bongo
Replies: 22
Views: 1072

Re: What do I need to do on my new Bongo

Congratulations on your Bongo adoption, and welcome aboard. 8)