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by fourbanks
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: acorn ding
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: acorn ding

Isn't the thinner gauge metal all part of the Skyactiv design philosophy?- Exactly! What is the purpose of carrying around a tonne of steel you don't need? The engineering answer to dints is to add strength by corrugating the top in the manner of the old 2CV from Citroen. But clearly the car design...
by fourbanks
Fri Oct 16, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: acorn ding
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: acorn ding

Whilst driving yesterday had a big bang on the roof of the car whilst I drove under some trees, I stopped to have a look and was very dissapointed to find a dent in the roof of my car. I managed to remove it by using a MINI DENT PULLER SUCTION CUP FOR BODYWORK PANEL REMOVAL TOOL CAR & VAN, I purcha...
by fourbanks
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: acorn ding
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: acorn ding

Boyle de Cabbage wrote:
Fri Oct 16, 2020 10:58 am
fourbanks wrote:
Sun Oct 11, 2020 11:58 am
so if you're around the ifield way in Crawley watch out.
There are some well hard nuts in Crawley!
:lol:
by fourbanks
Mon Oct 12, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: acorn ding
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: acorn ding

it was a loud sound i will say that' a bit louder then normal. but then the trees on our estate are on the large side 75 ft. the only problem with dings is the car loses value when you come to trade in? A bigger tree doesn't give you bigger acorns, just the terminal velocity may be a tad higher 😁 i...
by fourbanks
Sun Oct 11, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: acorn ding
Replies: 14
Views: 891

Re: acorn ding

it was a loud sound i will say that' a bit louder then normal. but then the trees on our estate are on the large side 75 ft. the only problem with dings is the car loses value when you come to trade in?
by fourbanks
Sun Oct 11, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: acorn ding
Replies: 14
Views: 891

acorn ding

i was driving out the other day where I live and an acorn has made a small ding on my roof :shock: so if you're around the ifield way in Crawley watch out. despite over the years, this has happened ever year its the first time I've had a ding on the roof
by fourbanks
Sat Sep 12, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Main Mazda CX3 chat
Topic: How much to ask?
Replies: 4
Views: 791

Re: How much to ask?

i think £200 would be resonable
by fourbanks
Sat Sep 12, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: infotainment battery
Replies: 2
Views: 417

Re: infotainment battery

jtonline wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:23 pm
If it's the symbol at top right-hand end of the screen next to the clock, that's the battery status of your connected mobile phone.
The MZD Connect infotainment system doesn't have a battery.
thanks, Julian, of course, i forgot about my mobile which as you say had run down :oops:
by fourbanks
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: infotainment battery
Replies: 2
Views: 417

infotainment battery

my infotainment screen is showing low battery in red? how does one replace the battery when the unit doesn't detach itself from the console?
by fourbanks
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: number plate fixing
Replies: 3
Views: 510

Re: number plate fixing

jtonline wrote:
Tue Sep 08, 2020 11:18 pm
The front number plate holder is usually riveted on by the dealer. See this thread - viewtopic.php?f=8&t=1155&#p6622
the rivet had become loose so my car body dealer de riveted and did it again all now good :)