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  1. Thread: WIS x64

    by Mr Prud
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    Re: WIS x64

    I would be interested in this too, have an old version of WIS running on an XP laptop that's falling apart on me. Was not happy when i couldn't get it on my windows 7 desktop.

    Darren
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    Re: New member from Blackwood, South Wales

    Hi and welcome.

    I've recently had exactly the same problem in the same car. I swapped the driver and passenger bulb holders round, replaced the bulb, started up and no message. Swapped them back...
  3. Thread: Wheel bolts

    by Mr Prud
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    Re: Wheel bolts

    Thanks for this, I'll give my local Vauxhall dealer a ring and see what they say.
  4. Thread: Wheel bolts

    by Mr Prud
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    Wheel bolts

    Well it's happened again, the car went in for a service a few weeks ago and it appears they've tightened the bolts up with a gun including the locking nut. I've tried to take them off because of a...
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    Re: SID - MPG - how accurate?

    I get the same with mine too. Sometimes wonder if it uses the force when it calculates the MPG on the SID. I tend to reset when i arrive at the garage and then reset again when I've filled up....
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    Re: Saab 9-3 1.9 tid vector

    Sounds like every thing's caught up with you all at once! Sounds a good deal on the DMF issue, Hoping to avoid that one for as long as i can, do need some new front tyres though!

    I got the inlet...
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    Re: Saab 93 or the last shape Vectra for Comfort

    I've got a vector sport with standard sport suspension and 17" alloys which as Deano says is stiff and feels every bump in the road, whilst my Dad has a 58 Linear SE without the sport suspension and...
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    Re: Saab 9-3 1.9 tid vector

    Sounds like exactly the same problem i've just been through (1.9 150, 06 74k), very very sluggish (made pulling out from junctions interesting!) until 2000-2500 revs then the turbo kicks in and away...
  9. Thread: air con

    by Mr Prud
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    I've had the same problem. Had my aircon regassed...

    I've had the same problem. Had my aircon regassed by a Halfords Autocentre as they had an offer on, car came back with with freezing air coming from the vents. All was good for a few weeks when...
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    Hi Mark If you have the code for the locking nut...

    Hi Mark
    If you have the code for the locking nut then providing they are the original Saab nuts, a local dealer can order a replacement lock nut key for you and it will arrive within a few days.
    ...
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    All done, but as Rick says the swearbox took a...

    All done, but as Rick says the swearbox took a bit of a battering to start with, but pretty easy job in the end,.

    Hopefully now the new mod will give the condensor some protection from errant...
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    Hi Rick, Thanks for this, i never even...

    Hi Rick,

    Thanks for this, i never even considered the mesh and cable ties. looks like my job for the remainder of the weekend. I had all sorts of visions of taking bumpers off, changing this and...
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    I've just had my condensor replaced on my 1.9 Tid...

    I've just had my condensor replaced on my 1.9 Tid and wondered if anyone had modified the front grill to give the condensor some protection from stones and other debris?
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    Nice work, looking good and very artistic! ...

    Nice work, looking good and very artistic! :thumbsup:

    What polish and pad combination did you use? Been thinking of getting myself a DA polisher for a while but haven't plucked up the courage to...
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    My Dad has the same problem on his 58 plate1.9...

    My Dad has the same problem on his 58 plate1.9 Linear SE - 22000 miles, the rear discs are scored but the front's are fine. I've got an 06 TID with 56000 on and they are on the original discs and...
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    Once again thanks Steve for the links, think dad...

    Once again thanks Steve for the links, think dad may be giving it a miss for the time being, although it looks an easy enough job to do, the cost is proving to be a little bit much for something he'd...
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    Thank you very much for the instructions and the...

    Thank you very much for the instructions and the links, they are much appreciated.
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    Thanks for the PM Gazz, I'll have to see what we...

    Thanks for the PM Gazz, I'll have to see what we can find.

    Cheers Darren
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    My dad has just bought a 58 plate 9-3 Linear SE...

    My dad has just bought a 58 plate 9-3 Linear SE diesel. He's chuffed to bits with the car and hopefully will now stop borrowing my vector sport!

    He was a bit disappointed to find that there are...
  20. Thread: Sgould

    by Mr Prud
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    Take care and all the very best for a speedy...

    Take care and all the very best for a speedy recovery! :thumbsup:
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    Maybe i'm a tad cynical, but I'm surprised that...

    Maybe i'm a tad cynical, but I'm surprised that nobodies mentioned the simple answer for GM/ Saab only installing 1 bulb in the rear fog lights - cost! Only a little thing when you're fitting one...
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    Your understanding is spot on, although the 1600...

    Your understanding is spot on, although the 1600 would be the amount you would be due tax relief on, not the amount you'd be due back.

    So in actual monetary terms you'd be looking at claiming...
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    I've got an 06 TiD 150 and have used both BP...

    I've got an 06 TiD 150 and have used both BP Ultimate and v-power diesel on a couple of fill ups and haven't really noticed any difference, apart from the extra cost. Haven't seen any advantages.
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    Thanks for the reply, I've had a look in the...

    Thanks for the reply,
    I've had a look in the yellow pages and found a few but was hoping to find someone with some personal experience.

    Looks like it's just take the plunge and hope for the best.
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    Does anyone have any recommendations for air con...

    Does anyone have any recommendations for air con servicing in the Cardiff/ Newport area?

    I've heard Kwik Fit do it, but I don't want to take the car there if I can help it and don't mind paying as...
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