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    Advice on car for daughter

    We spend alot of time chewing the cud on Masers and so I feel I have rudimentory grasp of this "market". However, I'm a a loss when it comes to normal volume cars. Following a mishap yesterday, where thankfully there does not seem to be any significant injury, my daughter is in need of a...
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    Small belt / thick rubber band

    Hi I'm looking for a small rubber belt type thingys with an inside diameter just under 7cm that has a reasonable width eg 1 - 1.5cm and of varying thicknesses 2, 4, 6 mm It's to go round a camaera lens so it engages a plastic colar which is used to rotate the lens to allow it to zoom in and...
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    Pangbourne Classic Car show

    Took the maser along to this event as it's only up the road from me. Great setting and well organised and an eclectic range of cars. Plenty of Morgans and MGs, and English marques in general. Almost no Italian - only 1 and a quarter Masers... Anyway something for everyone (especially since this...
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    QP rear sun shade stuck

    Got the car back from the paint shop with the news that the car has had a hissy fit System not programmed Airbag light Rear sun shade opened Battery was rather flat as the the doors etc had been left open for hours/days while they went about their business. I've been charging the battery and...
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    3200 on Wheeler Dealers on Quest +1 at the moment

    3200 on Wheeler Dealers on Quest +1 at the moment Eb
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    "Local" garage in Norwich

    Hi Does anyone have any recommendations for a good honest "local" garage in central Norwich / towards the university where Ms Eb could take her Fiesta? Thanks Eb
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    Bulletin on updated process for engine variator noise issues - Bulletin MTB-200917G

    Saw this on ML - Does anyone know, or how to get, the details... Maserati engine and engine cooling service bulletin (Bulletin MTB-200917G) Bulletin Date: Aug. 10, 2018 Component: Engine and engine cooling. Bulletin Summary: Technical bulletin on updated process for engine variator...
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    What happened to my paint?

    Got around to cleaing the car after a 2K blast around Europe and my car seems to have caught something nasty from the French (or Swiss or Italians...) - Any ideas? Eb :(
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    Help! Indy west london?

    Car has died. I'm in Marylebone waiting for the AA. Where could they take me? Eb
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    The next mile was expensive

    20K in just under 4 years. It's been bloody brilliant! Eb
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    Blasted key!

    Gents The blade on my key has stopped being able to fold back into the case. I can push the button but it no longer seems to release the internal catch allowing the blade to be pushed shut. Any ideas? - not really excited about the prospect of pulling it apart Eb
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    How to remover a shower screen glued to the wall?

    Collective Mrs Eb has decreed that the shower screen is to be replaced. I have removed the glass bit, but what remains is the vertical rail which was screwed into the wall into which the glass slotted. I have taken out the screws that hold the rail against the tiled wall, but it remains stuck...
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    QP Space saver

    Does anyone have a QP space saver + associated jack and thing that undoes the nuts I can borrow for the Viva Espana trip? Eb
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    Car Hire - Inverness airport

    I find myself attending a party in the Highlands at the beginning of July and will need a set of wheels to get me there and back from the airport. Any experience/advice for hiring from Inverness airport. All reviews I read are pretty poor. Only need a tiny car for 2 for 1 night. Eb
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    Prescott Hill climb - La Vie en Bleu incorporating La Vita Rossa 27th & 28th May 2017

    https://www.prescott-hillclimb.com/events/la-vie-en-bleu-2017 Anyone interested in this? Went last year and it was a great event Eb
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    Wilton Wakeup

    Lovely day for a blat down to Wilton. Nice to meet some SMers and see their lovely cars. Place was heaving and quite a lot of exotica. Place was overrun with McClarens and a Koenigsec turned up.There was a Noble too. Anyway you not are not interested in anything but Masers so here they are...
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    Clock/trip/digital speed settings reset themselves

    Very odd thing just happened. Started the car and the analog clock started going bananas like it was changing time. Then noticed on the digital display that it had changed time! - 00:00. The trip computer had been reset so nothing there either, and the digital speed had reset itself to km/h...
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    Negotiating strategies

    I know some of you are razor sharp business tycoons who live to negotiate hard day in, day out, leaving sales people begging for mercy. I'm not one of these and find it hard to bargain effectively. I'm looking at buying a used car from a Ford dealer - price on the car is £4600 - what...
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    What car would you buy if you found you had unlimited credit....?

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-38308842 really? Eb
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    Dive Master training - Byron Bay

    Nothing to do with Mazza's - my son is considering doing his PADI Divemaster training at this place http://www.divemasteracademy.com.au/ in Byron Bay. It seems to cater for those on a Gap Yar. Do any of our Antipodean brethren have any knowledge of this outfit? Thanks Eb