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Member Since 08/06/2017
Last Seen 08/08/2022
Location nsw

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I do 6 monthly interim oil changes, it gets changed for hot summers and cold winters (snow trips). Our Regional service uses 0W20. Happy...
03/07/2022 - 20:00
It's worth finding a shop with a Hunter aligner.
18/06/2022 - 18:15
Had a hand try to dip into my hip/side pocket in high street London. But my hand was already in that pocket. Worst threat was in Toulouse...
16/06/2022 - 22:05
Won't be as difficult as leaving Perisher in a blizzard. If the road is icy, use engine braking downhill, slowdown before steering round a...
16/06/2022 - 21:16
Seems things are a bit rocky in oneworld at the moment. We had flights cancelled as we were trying to book. Awaiting ticketing at the...
25/05/2022 - 17:21
I got the Response amp and never used it, still in box in storage & almost forgotten about. Was going to run a subwoofer back then.
25/05/2022 - 17:01
the Ski Expos are coming up this month. A good opportunity to talk to the resort Reps and collect bag of resort brochures (if you live...
09/05/2022 - 19:39
Based on their Hunter alignment equipment, I would consider the Woollahra Tyre Garage, in Oxford Street.
27/04/2022 - 22:02
Local GOODYEAR - Sedan 17" $20, SUV $25. Had 4 in 3 months (probably tradies dropping nails). Currently got my first curb gouge, In...
03/04/2022 - 19:44
Family member uses Woy Woy Mechanical for his Euro (VW) & non Euro (Hyundai) servicing & repairs. (don't know about blue slip)
08/03/2022 - 15:27
BM Automotive Repairs at Berkley Vale. I find, good servicing at fair price, and best wheel alignment equipment also. Also know one at Woy...
04/03/2022 - 12:28
We choose AWD before a Cruiser option (snow trip). So last three RAV's have been GXL. Quite happy with mid-spec, mid-price choice and...
03/03/2022 - 10:53
Claim Excess insurance by 3rd parties can replace the "costly option" offered by the rental companies. In the event of one (or more) claims...
15/01/2022 - 12:53
I had this problem with my WRX. Parking in hot sun (through windscreen) had delaminated the OEM wheel wrap over 6 years. Ended up...
29/11/2021 - 20:41
Fertan Rust Converter, it's non toxic. Used in marine environments (boats), I use on structural steel.
01/09/2021 - 21:53
As above, Turtle wax Shine & Seal. You could wash & dry (with a drying towel like Bowdens Big Green Sucker) then prep with something like...
20/07/2021 - 18:27
I find the offshore processing centres get confused when you don't fit their processing model.
20/07/2021 - 18:02
We book 11 months before so now into 2022.
31/01/2021 - 09:11
Also see Fertan rust converter. Popular with boats.
24/01/2021 - 17:52
From memory more expensive than my NRMA cost.
23/01/2021 - 21:52
Both (Dorf) owned by Caroma now. Used to be NZ quality, now China. Just did full bathroom reno using Methven (Waipori) from Bunnings. The...
01/01/2021 - 21:16
What evidence does he have to blame your wife (mabe CCTV or dash cam?)..
12/12/2020 - 13:29
With RAV4 they used to be within "cheap" capped price servicing (at 90k km service from memory). But then they pushed the fuel filter...
10/12/2020 - 18:11
Why was it not charged direct to your credit card (like above)?
10/12/2020 - 17:56
com mercial car wash Final Rinse product or just sheet water off with hose with no nozzle..
01/12/2020 - 08:43
the US pickup truck style, square & chunky.
05/11/2020 - 10:16
2016 WRX (preferably one senior owner).
21/10/2020 - 16:33
Turtle Wax seal and shine ceramic spray, or Meguires, or Mothers., at SCA. See reviews and cleaning videos on Youtube. Avoid parking under...
17/10/2020 - 21:14
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17/10/2020 - 21:14
as said, get the free valuation range for the model from: If you car was in excellent...
06/10/2020 - 18:07