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Forum: D2 - Everything else 15th April 2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,347
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for your +1 TinTin... =~] I'll pop back...

Thanks for your +1 TinTin... =~]
I'll pop back occasionally to see how the other half lives!
Kind regards,
Mike.
Forum: D2 - Everything else 15th April 2020, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,347
Posted By DailyMike
Many thanks for your kind thoughts Ray. I will...

Many thanks for your kind thoughts Ray.
I will pop back on from time to time and, if you're ever in my neck of the woods, I'll always be up for a coffee and a natter.
Kind regards,
Mike.
Forum: D2 - Everything else 15th April 2020, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,347
Posted By DailyMike
Adios, Amigo's!

Well, a week ago, I sold my Quattro Sport to a young Lithuanian guy.
Scared the living daylights out of him when demonstrating the superb handling of the Quattro Sport.
A mere 30 minutes later, he...
Forum: D4 - Body and Exterior 13th December 2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,931
Posted By DailyMike
Yup! I'd ask to speak directly with your AUDI...

Yup!
I'd ask to speak directly with your AUDI Dealer Principal...he'll have a vested interest to maintain an excellent relationship with a long-term AUDI customer.
Best of luck and DON'T take "NO"...
Forum: D4 - Body and Exterior 13th December 2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 25,931
Posted By DailyMike
What have you to lose? GO FOR IT! DailyMike

What have you to lose? GO FOR IT!
DailyMike
Forum: Daily banter 3rd December 2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,976
Posted By DailyMike
Works correctly for me too!

Works correctly for me too!
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 1st December 2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,113
Posted By DailyMike
We were all sworn to secrecy...under pain of...

We were all sworn to secrecy...under pain of death if we "spilt the beans"!!
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 1st December 2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,113
Posted By DailyMike
Mobile number sent by PM as requested, Ray. ...

Mobile number sent by PM as requested, Ray.

Kind regards,
Mike.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 1st December 2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,113
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for the kind words, Ray. I'll still be...

Thanks for the kind words, Ray.
I'll still be in Beverley if you get over this neck of the woods again!
I was hoping to see you at your Birthday celebration, but health wouldn't allow.
Mike.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 30th November 2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,113
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks, Mark. Gutted she has to go, but it's no...

Thanks, Mark. Gutted she has to go, but it's no good just having her sitting on the drive! The excellent medical news is that the prostate cancer ISN'T back!

All the best and thanks for your kind...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 29th November 2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,113
Posted By DailyMike
Sadly, my A8 4.2 QS has to go...imminently

My health is failing...currently having Kidney function tests, worsening asthma and next spinal surgery scheduled for New Years Eve. Arthritis is spreading too, so I'm generally falling apart. My...
Forum: D3 - Sat Nav, ICE, Audio & TV 10th November 2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 23,989
Posted By DailyMike
ScothLock connectors are TERRIBLE things. For the...

ScothLock connectors are TERRIBLE things. For the sake of a few bob, I'd recommend you get some heat shrink connectors and a decent set of crimps. You'll NOT regret it.

Kind regards,

DailyMike.
Forum: Daily banter 10th November 2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,258
Posted By DailyMike
Hi. Do you have double glazed windows on...

Hi.

Do you have double glazed windows on your car?

DailyMike.
Forum: Daily banter 10th November 2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,104
Posted By DailyMike
Happy Birthday from Beverley, East Riding of...

Happy Birthday from Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, Roberto!
Forum: Owners Meets 4th November 2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 36,886
Posted By DailyMike
Sorry I was unable to attend this celebration due...

Sorry I was unable to attend this celebration due to health issues.

Ray, I hope you had a "blast"!

Mike.
Forum: D3 - Lights 4th November 2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 8,095
Posted By DailyMike
Hi. LED's are polarity-sensitive, so...with...

Hi.

LED's are polarity-sensitive, so...with the lights switched on, try plugging the LED's in t'other way. and see if thy spark into life.
This worked on my Range Rover number plate lights...
Forum: D2 - Interior Electrics 31st October 2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,626
Posted By DailyMike
I've never managed to get them re-programmed...

I've never managed to get them re-programmed unfortunately.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 4th September 2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,738
Posted By DailyMike
Manny, apologies for the delay in replying to...

Manny, apologies for the delay in replying to your prompt response to my questions.

I've had a bad fall aggravating previous back, neck and shoulder injuries. Subsequently, until I can return to...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 26th August 2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,738
Posted By DailyMike
Manny, 1. Is the car fitted with towbar and...

Manny,
1. Is the car fitted with towbar and electrics?
2. What's the annual car tax please?
3. If I come to collect it, what's the best price please?

Many thanks,

DailyMike.
Forum: D3 - Body and Exterior 26th July 2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,058
Posted By DailyMike
I'm really needing to strip-down, clean and...

I'm really needing to strip-down, clean and lubricate my D2's sunroof mechanism which has misbehaved since I bought the car in December 2018.

Do you know if your lube-paste will "do" mine too by...
Forum: D2 - Interior 12th July 2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,892
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for the advice, Mark; I'll look at doing...

Thanks for the advice, Mark; I'll look at doing that too!

Mike.
Forum: D2 - Interior 12th July 2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,892
Posted By DailyMike
Many thanks for the rapid response, HPsauce! ...

Many thanks for the rapid response, HPsauce!

I'd been assured they were DEFINITELY an INTERIOR location...no wonder i couldn't find them!

Mike.
Forum: D2 - Interior 12th July 2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,892
Posted By DailyMike
2002 D2 Pollen Filter location please?

After suffering from hay fever for the past 5-6 weeks, decided to change the pollen filters in my D2.

My 2000 Range Rover Vogue's are under the bonnet and a doddle to change, but can't for the...
Forum: Daily banter 23rd May 2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,270
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for the prompt reply, Roberto. ...

Thanks for the prompt reply, Roberto.

Apologies, but I just realised that I missed off the "Z"...the tyres are actually "ZR18", NOT "R18"....

Kind regards,

Mike.
Forum: Daily banter 22nd May 2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,538
Posted By DailyMike
Farroad Tyres feedback anyone?

Just came across the Farroad FRD26 245/45 R18 100W XL on eBay.

They are rated A (wet grip), A (Fuel economy) and 68dB by the seller...and incredibly cheap!

Anyone got any experience of them...
Forum: Daily banter 22nd May 2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,270
Posted By DailyMike
Can you do a set of 18"by any chance please? ...

Can you do a set of 18"by any chance please?

My current tyres are:
* 245x45ZR18
* 100 YY XL Extra Load
* (Brand is Runway Performance 926).


Many thanks,
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Audi / VW car items 9th May 2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,170
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for that nugget of info, Dubbs. I...

Thanks for that nugget of info, Dubbs.

I loaded Parallels when I first got the MacBook Air, but have never used it. What's the "methodology" to successfully use the hardware please?

Cheers,
...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Audi / VW car items 29th April 2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,170
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks, MJ. Mike.

Thanks, MJ.

Mike.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Audi / VW car items 29th April 2019, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,170
Posted By DailyMike
Hi Dubs. Will this work connected to an...

Hi Dubs.

Will this work connected to an Apple MacBook Air please?

Kind regards,

Mike.
Forum: D2 - Interior 28th April 2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 19,672
Posted By DailyMike
Hi MJ. Just got home after a couple of days...

Hi MJ.

Just got home after a couple of days driving the D2 in VERY spirited manner on the deserted roads of the Isles of Mull and Skye.

Waiting for me in the mailbox is the delivery from you....
Forum: D2 - Interior Electrics 25th April 2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,626
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for that info, Architex_M8tey! Kind...

Thanks for that info, Architex_M8tey!

Kind regards,
DailyMike
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 16th April 2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,777
Posted By DailyMike
Cheers, Marty! I'm just totally chuffed that...

Cheers, Marty!

I'm just totally chuffed that the problems have now been sorted so easily!

DailyMike
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 15th April 2019, 06:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,777
Posted By DailyMike
Good to know and sooooo reassuring that there's...

Good to know and sooooo reassuring that there's such a wealth of knowledge on the forum!

100 miles into today's trip and running beautifully!

DailyMike.
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 14th April 2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,777
Posted By DailyMike
Interesting...thanks for the input! I should...

Interesting...thanks for the input!

I should likely have mentioned that the car is run solely on LPG once it's warmed up to the required temp...about 60C I believe. At that point, I believe the...
Forum: D3 - Wheels and Tyres 14th April 2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 24,707
Posted By DailyMike
Where are you based please Roberto? ...

Where are you based please Roberto?

DailyMike.
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 14th April 2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,777
Posted By DailyMike
Changed ONE coil (Cylinder 5)...BUT...

...since I changed the Cylinder 5 coil pack yesterday, it has eliminated the multiple cylinder misfires across BOTH banks!

Logically, I believe that they would be independently wired, but the...
Forum: D2 - Engine Bay 13th April 2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,174
Posted By DailyMike
Cylinder 5 ID?

NOW SORTED...TI FOUND THE DIAGRAM ID-ing Cylinders and firing order. THANKS!

Hi.

I have an intermittent but persistent misfire on Cylinder 5. It happens every time I start the car from cold....
Forum: D2 - Interior Electrics 12th April 2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,626
Posted By DailyMike
Neither remote fob working now!!!

Hi all.

Whilst replacing the ignition barrel assy recently with parts from A8parts, the alarm triggered and since then NEITHER remote fob will work!

I've tried the reprogramming sequence, but...
Forum: D2 - Interior 10th April 2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 19,672
Posted By DailyMike
Hope I've done this correctly.....Cheers, MJ.

Hope I've done this correctly.....Cheers, MJ.
Forum: Daily banter 9th April 2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 11,049
Posted By DailyMike
My DEC 2002 4.2 40v with an AUW engine type is...

My DEC 2002 4.2 40v with an AUW engine type is exempt too.

Last time I went to London I paid in advance for my D3 then actually didn't even enter the chargeable zone! That truly pee'd me off!
...
Forum: Owners Meets 9th April 2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,151
Posted By DailyMike
Count me in please! Mike.

Count me in please!

Mike.
Forum: VCDS (aka Vagcom) 7th April 2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,195
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for your input, Steamship. I was...

Thanks for your input, Steamship.

I was confident the Lambda performance wouldn't affect LPG, but thought I'd double-check. I'll speak to A8parts tomorrow morning about supplying new sensors and...
Forum: VCDS (aka Vagcom) 6th April 2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,195
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks for the excellent info and advice. ...

Thanks for the excellent info and advice.

I'd come to the same conclusion when I saw that a new Bosch speed sensor will have a FIVE YEAR guarantee.

I'll see if A8spares can supply new.

Kind...
Forum: VCDS (aka Vagcom) 6th April 2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,195
Posted By DailyMike
Thanks, MikkiJayne! I'll see if A8parts have...

Thanks, MikkiJayne!

I'll see if A8parts have one in stock first thing Monday! I need to order 04-off Lambda sensors from them too...I always get error codes relating to them. I mainly run the car...
Forum: VCDS (aka Vagcom) 6th April 2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,195
Posted By DailyMike
Yeah...thanks for your prompt response. Do...

Yeah...thanks for your prompt response.

Do you happen to know:
1. Where it's located?
2. Is it easy to get to and replace the sensor?

Cheers,

Mike.
Forum: VCDS (aka Vagcom) 6th April 2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 9,195
Posted By DailyMike
NEW DTC: P0322 soon after fixing last fault!

Having had my trusted local mechanic replace the ignition switch and the mechanical bit that slots into it on Friday, I had a correctly running D2 for all of 12-15 hours or so.

Today, it's being...
Forum: Owners Meets 6th April 2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,151
Posted By DailyMike
No apology necessary, Ray! Have wheels...can...

No apology necessary, Ray!

Have wheels...can travel...and I DO...regularly!


Mike.
Forum: Owners Meets 4th April 2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,151
Posted By DailyMike
If I head over from Beverley....it would move the...

If I head over from Beverley....it would move the "point of balance" much further East on that geometric basis! Seriously though, I'd be happy to head over your "neck of the woods"...lived much of my...
Forum: Daily banter 4th April 2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,081
Posted By DailyMike
Next time your heading over to Beverley, please...

Next time your heading over to Beverley, please get in touch...I'd love to have a "D2 chin-wag" over a coffee!

Kind regards,

DailyMike.
Forum: Spotless 26th March 2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,708
Posted By DailyMike
...and thanks for THIS link, too! Mike.

...and thanks for THIS link, too!

Mike.
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