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Your HA device needs bluetooth. You'll need to generate encryption key or replace firmware on sensor for HA integration:...
09/09/2021 - 12:48
HA needs bluetooth to talk to these. I'm running it on debian vmware image with a bluetooth dongle. The sensors need to be hacked to either...
09/09/2021 - 12:42
No, Sorry - custom firmware allows for direct Home Assistant integration without xiomii app. Has a couple of extra features like BT signal...
09/09/2021 - 12:34
HN are the worst by far!
17/08/2021 - 14:19
Maybe, it should be built into fuel costs. Then the more you drive, the more you pay. Heavy road users are more at risk (on the road more)...
17/08/2021 - 14:09
I remember when rego went down (for 1 year), because the TAC ad's were working and there were less accidents. Then Jeff Kennett realised...
17/08/2021 - 13:54
I bought this for upstairs - carpet area only. I have had a S5 gen2 for a few years. Hardwood floors and carpet. The S5 is better in a...
18/07/2021 - 14:05
ATO has an app specifically for scanning receipts. Lets you put comments against it too Don't know if it stores in cloud or not
26/06/2021 - 17:26
Have a look on aliexpress: https://www.aliexpress.com/wholesale?catId=0&initiative_id=SB_20210624180348&SearchText=andoid+headunit+lancer
25/06/2021 - 12:04
I've got a s5 and love it. Just ordered S9 for upstairs, can't justify price of S7. Mayge I'll get S7 when S5 dies. I like the idea of the...
14/06/2021 - 23:47
ask on forum.homeone.com.au they have experts in building trade.
13/06/2021 - 12:52
Bit the bullet with this one. + 3% cashback. Need another vacuum for upstairs/carpet only. Been waiting for s5+ or S7 to be reasonably...
11/06/2021 - 04:39
Correct, this happened to me. Absolute pain in the arse telling new insurers that you have been "refused insurance"
20/05/2021 - 12:47
Just did mine, Holden Colorado 7. Got off ebay https://www.ebay.com.au/str/rolan. I went for cheap(est) rotors and good brake pads. Rotors...
24/12/2020 - 13:21
Mazda has this 2019 cx5. HUD display also "reads" road signs and displays on HUD, for example going through construction zone. Based off...
24/12/2020 - 13:15
Could put new power point in closer to where you want it. Get sparky in to do it. Or do it yourself, if you are handy - NB: This option is...
19/12/2020 - 21:08
+1 for aliexpress.
19/12/2020 - 20:42
Thanks all. Ended up negotiating $150 out of the bond - A good result I think!
05/12/2020 - 02:05
Didn't know about the mail+ thing - That's a good idea. I also have a mynetphone account going to old fashioned answering machine. I use...
21/11/2020 - 15:55
Patrol is the goto vehicle for 4 wheel driving. Spare parts can be found all over Australia. The latest model is petrol. If you are going 4...
17/10/2020 - 16:26
Patrol is the goto vehicle for 4 wheel driving. Spare parts can be found all over Australia. The latest model is petrol. If you are going 4...
17/10/2020 - 16:21
Aldi one. Not sure if it was a shelf liner / oven protector. Oven doesn't have cleaning cycle - Max temp was 215c
23/09/2020 - 22:10
Really appreciate the link. I've seen this already. Tried all those solutions. Unfortunately none have worked.
22/09/2020 - 23:30
Do a search here on my username . My daughter on her L's had an accident, BD refused to reinsure (which is ok), but then sent me a letter...
22/09/2020 - 23:20
I've looked. The enamel is pretty damaged. I've googled, and I don't think it can be easily repaired. Best I could do is a paint over job....
22/09/2020 - 22:58
We were in a similar situation. Had 3 under 3. 2 yo girl and twin boys. The girl is 17 now. We got a side by side pram. It worked out...
22/09/2020 - 22:35
We just moved into a new house. Always had insurance. RACV quoted $4200 home and contents. AAMI was around $1400 Budget direct (who I will...
22/09/2020 - 22:15
We have been renting an older house while our house was being built. The rental had a new oven when we started renting. The owner made a...
22/09/2020 - 22:08
These work by switching a relay. A momentary button triggers a relay that switches the mains. If it's a smart switch with wifi then you...
01/09/2020 - 08:18
Also brushes / side brushes as well as other spare parts. eg.fans /lasers/motors etc. I have roborock S5 and these vacuums take a pounding....
27/02/2020 - 21:17