Recent content by Perc

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    Ownership Verified: TAXIIIIIII!!! - 2006 Mercedes E200 T Kompressor Manual Wagon!

    I would just spend the money and get a proper adapter, whatever that is, if at all possible. I had Grom Audio in my 2004 V70 back in the day, an overly complicated piece of kit that worked well if you just steered clear of most of the features. :LOL: This was also a decade ago to their products...
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    Ownership Verified: TAXIIIIIII!!! - 2006 Mercedes E200 T Kompressor Manual Wagon!

    I replaced a H7 for a customer on what I think was a W211, could also have been a W203. It was a couple of months ago and I deal with many cars on any given day. At any rate, on that car it was a five-minute job. Of course, these are things that can differ between facelifts. All I remember...
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    Ownership Verified: BCS repeatedly breaks, fixes, and re-breaks his Jeep

    I guess you don't work with transmissions unless you're really into them. For everyone else, it's black magic.
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    The Positivity Thread aka "Today was a great day because....."

    Had a saturday all to myself for the first time in like two months. No travels, trade shows, meetings, seminars or social events that needed going to. I got up when I felt like it and had breakfast. Decided I needed a haircut and went to find a barber. Treated myself to a new Apple Watch. Got...
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    Ownership Verified: TAXIIIIIII!!! - 2006 Mercedes E200 T Kompressor Manual Wagon!

    320k km is nothing. These are made to be driven and used to clock up well over half a million km as taxis. Congrats on the car. Now can we get a video of the Astra being launched into orbit?
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    The "Things that annoy me" thread

    Cars that combine LED and incandescent. A odern cold white and a brownish yellow light source, next to each other.
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    Russia and Ukraine

    Seems they idi na khuy’d.
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    Ownership Verified: Dirty Diesel, Bought Dirt Cheap - 2008 M57 X5

    Except Opels which become Fords.
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    The "Things that annoy me" thread

    Why is it that every time you're at a lunch buffét and in a hurry, the persons in front of you haven't ever seen food before? Or used a debit card terminal? These people probably drove a Qashqai.
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    Ownership Verified: CraigB's 2014 Nissan Frontier (Navara) Pro-4X

    A car trailer is a great thing to have. The other day I saw a VERY BIG enclosed trailer being towed by a BMW X6. It made the BMW look like an Isetta.
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    The 'I don't like Tesla' Thread

    One more reason to buy literally anything else.
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    The Power Tools Thread

    And I would want to try that in working conditions before spending the money on it. Sounds more like an electric snow shovel than an actual snow blower.
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    Recommendations for small mouse?

    I use an M185 at work. It's small and costs €15 and works better than it has any right to at that price.
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    Someone Else's Problem: Organ on Four Wheels (2005 Alfa Romeo GT 3.2 V6)

    Busso ownership is not sensible to begin with but I see your point 😁
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    The Power Tools Thread

    Haven’t tried but I know for a fact it would work.