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    Yep, depending on the age of the device, there is...

    Yep, depending on the age of the device, there is also a good chance that many devices will cease to function soon if we don’t either remain in or get a deal with the EU. That is also true for the...
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    Thats what I was thinking, I've had it about that...

    Thats what I was thinking, I've had it about that long already but it still keeps updating so as long as it does, I'll keep doing so. I suppose I'll eventually have to replace it with a new one at...
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    I already have a TomTom Go500 which I got a few...

    I already have a TomTom Go500 which I got a few years ago and it has lifetime free updates for all maps and traffic and speed cameras.
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    I haven't updated my maps as unlike the newer...

    I haven't updated my maps as unlike the newer models which can be updated from the internet, I have to purchase a new CD at a cost of around £180. I decided that as I'm now retired and no longer use...
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    Battery issues

    My battery died yesterday in Lincoln, 135 miles from home and I had to call the RAC out to me and it took them 5 and half hours to come out and give me a jump start so I was eventually on my way home...
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    Update on this, the car has just had a major...

    Update on this, the car has just had a major service carried out the garage did not spot any issues when they ran a diagnostic scan on the car. They did suggest I purchase a new CD Rom disc to update...
  7. Did you have anything plugged in such as a phone...

    Did you have anything plugged in such as a phone charger etc for instance?
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    Columbus has lost its POI menu option

    The other day I needed to look for a petrol station that close to me when I was in a strange location so I went to search via the Columbus sat nav but discovered that the menu option for POI is...
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    No, they seem to have done away with the free...

    No, they seem to have done away with the free period, you get 1 month free if you pay for the 1 year option, making it into 13 months for £33.91 but I can cancel it within the first 20 days and...
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    Car wash damaged my car!

    Hi all, yesterday I went to my local IMO car wash centre and while going through it there was a very loud banging sound coming from my roof as the roller brush passed over it. Upon exiting the wash I...
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    In the end I did get one of the Carista plug in...

    In the end I did get one of the Carista plug in units and is certainly more capable but it reports that my car is actually capable of doing some extra functions that, despite setting just do not...
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    Update time, the Vgate tool has been delivered...

    Update time, the Vgate tool has been delivered and tested and it was disappointing, the 4 areas it claims to be to read and reset are 1: Engine, 2: A/T, 3: SRS and 4: ABS. 1 and 4 result in displayed...
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    The tool that I got did not fix the solar sunroof...

    The tool that I got did not fix the solar sunroof powering the blower fan issue, but it cure the airbag MIL light and no more errors are being reported to scan tool. I have one more scan tool...
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    U[date on my airbag error light, the unit I was...

    U[date on my airbag error light, the unit I was waiting for from Amazon USA has arrived and it comes with a reasonable manual, plugged it in and scrolled down to the SRS menu and scanned. A couple of...
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    Ok then, the first of the tools I ordered fom the...

    Ok then, the first of the tools I ordered fom the USA site of Amazon arrived today and here are the photos of it
    https://i.imgur.com/tGjhKVgh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/29Uwu9Bh.jpg...
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    Well if the tool that I'm getting doesn't fix it...

    Well if the tool that I'm getting doesn't fix it I'll have to think about something else, but lets see if it does
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    Well I'm not getting any other error messages on...

    Well I'm not getting any other error messages on the dot matrix display apart from the air bag and also another telling when my next service is due. Maybe it is linked into the same system as the...
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    Salor sunroof not working

    I recently had to replace my blower motor because it had seized solid. In the process of fitting it, I had to remove the glovebox and that meant disconnecting the airbag override switch for passenger...
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    Thank you, but I'm not getting the Carista unless...

    Thank you, but I'm not getting the Carista unless the Vgate which is only costing me £12.20 when it arrives on 23rd July. Just as an impulse purchase I also purchased from Amazon UK the following...
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    Apparently according to Carista, it will read...

    Apparently according to Carista, it will read airbag fault codes and reset them but only if there is no real fault present. So in other words, if the error condition has been caused by the...
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    I'm currently waiting on replies to questions...

    I'm currently waiting on replies to questions from both Carista and Rosstech if their systems work on European cars. I had a reply back from another recommended system from this video...
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    Diagnostic tools

    Having replaced my blower motor the other day, i failed to disconnect the battery first and to gain access to the blower I had to remove the glovebox. That meant disconnecting the passenger airbag...
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