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by Ian
Thu May 09, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Automatic box messing around on the Bongo
Replies: 11
Views: 454

Re: Automatic box messing around on the Bongo

This firm in Gloucester will service Bongo gearboxes: www.autotransgloucester.co.uk
by Ian
Sat May 04, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: Pimp My Bongo
Topic: Factory decal replacement
Replies: 4
Views: 1238

Re: Factory decal replacement

Andy no longer does the decals I'm afraid.
by Ian
Fri May 03, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Scottish Bash
Replies: 3
Views: 343

Scottish Bash

This year's Scottish Bash will take place at Cannich, Glen Affric, in Inverness-Shire and will be over the weekend of 5th July. We have booked 15 pitches (all with hook-up) but may be able to get some more if required. Bokking starts at 0930 on Thursday 9th May by phoning Bongo Mission Control on 01...
by Ian
Thu May 02, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Happy Birthday g8dhe
Replies: 10
Views: 293

Re: Happy Birthday g8dhe

Yes, happy birthday Geoff. Who supplied the cat. in the end?
by Ian
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Fylingdales 26th to 28th April
Replies: 7
Views: 701

Re: Fylingdales 26th to 28th April

Yes, it was good to see you again Mike. As requested we have saved you a place at the big Bash. Ring the office whenever it's convenient.
by Ian
Thu Apr 25, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Axle Weight
Replies: 7
Views: 5806

Re: Axle Weight

I can't help you about the specifics of this issue I'm afraid other than to tell you that Mazda UK are now under instructions not to supply information about grey imports because of the deluge of enquiries they have been receiving due to the introduction of London's Ultra Low Emission Zone. It might...
by Ian
Thu Apr 25, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Intermittent o/heating 96’ 2.5 turbo D
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: Intermittent o/heating 96’ 2.5 turbo D

This may help. It's from the "Overheating" fact sheet in the members area. "If the water loss is more apparent during or after the vehicle has been on a run, this may signify that the water could is entering the cylinders of the engine due to head gasket or cylinder head failure. This is often noted...
by Ian
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Welsh Bash 2019
Replies: 14
Views: 1012

Re: Welsh Bash 2019

I've managed to secure 10 extra non-electric pitches. The 5 people on the waiting list will be contacted today by email and the other 5 slots are now on general sale.
by Ian
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Fylingdales 26th to 28th April
Replies: 7
Views: 701

Re: Fylingdales 26th to 28th April

Due to 2 cancellations we have late availability for this meeting.
by Ian
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Bongo Bash 2019
Topic: How Many Hook Ups Are Left?
Replies: 29
Views: 1252

Re: How Many Hook Ups Are Left?

160 now booked.
by Ian
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Help me translate diagnostic codes (v6 auto gearbox)
Replies: 4
Views: 138

Re: Help me translate diagnostic codes (v6 auto gearbox)

When this has happened in the past problems with the TPS are accompanied by problems in the shift solenoid pack. You can get replacements via www.mazdabongo.com
by Ian
Tue Apr 23, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: MOT failed on missing seatbelt buckle
Replies: 8
Views: 238

Re: MOT failed on missing seatbelt buckle

I think the law is that seatbelts are not required for rear or side facing seats, but where seatbelts ARE fitted they must fully meet requirements.
by Ian
Mon Apr 22, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Intermittent o/heating 96’ 2.5 turbo D
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: Intermittent o/heating 96’ 2.5 turbo D

This firm are in Poole and come highly recommended: https://igmaynard.co.uk/blog/2016/08/05 ... ors-poole/
by Ian
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Bongo Bash 2019
Topic: How Many Hook Ups Are Left?
Replies: 29
Views: 1252

Re: How Many Hook Ups Are Left?

Mike, I've put a place aside for you. Sort it out next week at Fylingdales (used fivers in dirty brown envelope).
by Ian
Fri Apr 19, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Bongo Bash 2019
Topic: How Many Hook Ups Are Left?
Replies: 29
Views: 1252

Re: How Many Hook Ups Are Left?

Important milestone reached. We have now sold 150 slots for the Bash and there's still 2 months to go!