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by mikexgough
Mon Nov 10, 2008 11:11 pm
Forum: Campsites
Topic: Camping in Pub car parks.
Replies: 63
Views: 40258

Re: Camping in Pub car parks.

this is a good idea, especially in England where wild camping is not really accepted,there is a website who want £30 year so then you have access to a list o f "motorhome" friendly pubs.....bit like France Passion Be better if there was a free one or better still a Bongo friendly.......can we do som...
by mikexgough
Tue Nov 04, 2008 6:31 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: New exhaust needed
Replies: 8
Views: 1146

Re: New exhaust needed

worth knowing........
by mikexgough
Tue Nov 04, 2008 6:25 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: New exhaust needed
Replies: 8
Views: 1146

Re: New exhaust needed

francophile1947 wrote:Don't bother with the back box - it'll only break anyway :lol: :lol: Several members have now replaced their back boxes with just a length of pipe.

Is that legal?........ :?
by mikexgough
Sun Nov 02, 2008 1:44 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Magic windscreen Nanosolution
Replies: 14
Views: 1637

Re: Magic windscreen Nanosolution

I get no smearing from the Rain x combined product, one tip though, start using it after a new set of wiper blades as sometimes these kind of products make the 'screen slippery but old "hardened" aged wiper blades can chatter across the 'screen when used after the product has been applied. It is als...
by mikexgough
Sat Nov 01, 2008 9:41 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Magic windscreen Nanosolution
Replies: 14
Views: 1637

Re: Magic windscreen Nanosolution

I have used Rain X for years - well since 1982- they now do a glass cleaner/Rain x combined product for around £5.99........does the business and less use of wipers and bugs snow etc doesn't stick also reduces frost on screens too.

works on headlights too........keeps the muck off =D>
by mikexgough
Fri Oct 10, 2008 11:58 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Rear fog lamp
Replies: 11
Views: 3739

Re: Resr fog lamp

Thanks for the tips folks ..........I have got now rid of my dangly one and gone down the red led in the reversing light route ......fantastic, easy to do and the Bongo looks much neater, 15 mins of my time & the job is a good one....
by mikexgough
Tue Oct 07, 2008 12:49 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Wipers
Replies: 5
Views: 974

Re: Wipers

yep 16 & 24 inch blades front and 16 rear - don't get ripped off at Halfrauds, the arm are the "hook" type so standard type fitting so Wilkinsons at £1.45- £2.45 or even Tesco, we have a motor factor here called CAS (Central Auto Spares) Bosch blades with spoilers £3.95/£4.25 for the fronts or cheap...
by mikexgough
Sun Oct 05, 2008 8:25 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: portable leisure battery can this be done
Replies: 21
Views: 3130

Re: portable leisure battery can this be done

http://i11.ebayimg.com/01/i/000/d6/cc/5ff4_1.JPG This picture shows it comes with an adjustable shoulder strap, this could be used to strap it on board somewhere for those who want this as a non fixed arrangement and as it also has a 12v power socket it could be used to power a kitchen, obviously a ...
by mikexgough
Sat Oct 04, 2008 8:42 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: portable leisure battery can this be done
Replies: 21
Views: 3130

Re: portable leisure battery can this be done

This is not for me but it may help some who want a leisure battery or 12v power but don't want an on board installation......... A battery box from Numax that hold leisure batteries and has power points on it......... http://www.mmleisure.co.uk/cgi-bin/sitewise.pl?act=det&p=2255 Bit pricey but then ...
by mikexgough
Sun Sep 28, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: warning light hold
Replies: 15
Views: 2382

Re: warning light hold

I agree, make sure you haven't knocked the hold button, enjoy your Bongo
by mikexgough
Mon Sep 22, 2008 6:20 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Team Muz ‘Bongo Tours’ Phase 5
Replies: 20
Views: 3661

Re: Team Muz ‘Bongo Tours’ Phase 5

Yes I was there but driving around the circuit to see some Marshal freinds and I agree with you RE: Andy Neate thoughts with his family at this time, my brother was one of the rescue guys who got him out, hence why I was camped in the Marshals camping
by mikexgough
Mon Sep 22, 2008 12:37 pm
Forum: Fancy Meeting up & Bongo Trips
Topic: Team Muz ‘Bongo Tours’ Phase 5
Replies: 20
Views: 3661

Re: Team Muz ‘Bongo Tours’ Phase 5

http://i72.photobucket.com/albums/i188/ ... cf3184.jpg

This ones mine...............1st time out ...............
by mikexgough
Wed Sep 17, 2008 10:58 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Rust discovered on nearside sill - Bongo Weak Spot Check?
Replies: 39
Views: 3688

Re: Rust discovered on nearside sill - Bongo Weak Spot Check?

Phew........just checked mine and all is well, mind you she's just had the MOT.............still I am having another dose of waxoyl done before the winter for good measure.........used to do that yearly when I had my 2CV's............they never rusted away, even the separate chassis were original......