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    Another CTEK MXS 5 user here :) Given the...

    Another CTEK MXS 5 user here :)

    Given the current situation, I'm driving my car even less than usual so I've been meaning to stick the charger back on to keep it happy. Good reminder, I'll go do...
  2. Thread: Tow Hitch Mk5

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    The extra box does allow it to detect the trailer...

    The extra box does allow it to detect the trailer being plugged in and disable parking sensors (and probably tweak other engine and stability/traction control things) so it does serve a purpose.
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  3. Thread: Tow Hitch Mk5

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    In the olden days the wiring would just sort of...

    In the olden days the wiring would just sort of bodge into the tail light circuits.

    Modern vehicles have a control box to manage the trailer lights. The systems with bulb out warnings rely on the...
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    They all appear to be the the same unit,...

    They all appear to be the the same unit, rebranded. Reports seem to be mixed between "perfect" and "never works".

    I have one that doesn't want to stay connected. When it works, it's magic and...
  5. Thread: New tyres....

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    Do you go places that warrant these? Do they...

    Do you go places that warrant these?
    Do they perform better?
    What's road noise like compared to the OEM's?

    Also... V-UU... nice :D
  6. We only have three kids and have run with only...

    We only have three kids and have run with only 3rd row for more space while on holidays, the Multi seats are larger than most so three across isn't terrible... but I don't know that I would want to...
  7. Was going to say just that, painful that you have...

    Was going to say just that, painful that you have to remove the seats in order to slide it forward when you need to (like when you have something large to put in the back). I've always though it was...
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    It looks like the 5+2 configuration of most...

    It looks like the 5+2 configuration of most medium SUV's are designed more for occasional use or for small children. Lots of these I wouldn't consider comfortable for even five people for any sort...
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    I posted someone on a Facebook Skoda group asking...

    I posted someone on a Facebook Skoda group asking about the Kodiaq and was met with a range of responses (as expected) from total Fanboi to reasonable feedback and alternatives. What I was really...
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    New Car Shopping

    Today has been an interesting day. We have been considering replacing the Multivan for years but it just keeps going. Maintenance is starting to get up and it's starting to show its age around the...
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    Sorry guys, I've been slack on getting to these...

    Sorry guys, I've been slack on getting to these things. Scala and Kamiq are now up and running.

    What new T VW's are you referring to? There is already T-Roc and T-Cross sections. Let me know if...
  12. VIC Funnily enough, it's still here. I still have it...

    Funnily enough, it's still here. I still have it installed in my Golf, still haven't upgraded anything. Mind you, I keep thinking about replacing at least one of the cars which could very well...
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    A reminder to me to update this thread. Thanks...

    A reminder to me to update this thread.

    Thanks to COVID and a lack of driving last year this ended up being pushed back to September where I ended up with a full set of four Hankook 215/65Rl6...
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    Interesting. OBD things are definitely getting...

    Interesting. OBD things are definitely getting cheaper and more accessible, but still not something the average person has (that said I suppose we aren't the average people are we :D ).

    While I...
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    How do you find the availability of premium...

    How do you find the availability of premium diesel? I suppose if you find a local place it's easy enough to just fill up there. Also, how do you run a manual regen?

    That was always the question...
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    Welcome! Dealers often get a bad wrap (and...

    Welcome!

    Dealers often get a bad wrap (and usually come at a decent premium to boot), but some can be pretty good. They also tend to go down the path of new OEM replacement parts for anything...
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    I've never heard of a buyback process so soon...

    I've never heard of a buyback process so soon after a dud car, Australia doesn't have a 'lemon law' as far as I know so it's down the Australian Consumer Law to save you and how well you can argue...
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    I believe it's possible to go to the MIB2, but...

    I believe it's possible to go to the MIB2, but not the 2.5.

    From what I can see though, pricing on the MIB2 (or if it's even possible the 2.5) is waaaaay higher than the RCD330+/340/360 Pro at...
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    I have always used this stuff, although last time...

    I have always used this stuff, although last time around they (apparently) didn't have it anymore and I got the summer concentrate bottle, but I still haven't used it as I've only just finished my...
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    $74 + GST according to the invoice

    $74 + GST according to the invoice
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    Sticky: For that sort of money you are FAR better off...

    For that sort of money you are FAR better off replacing the whole head unit with a CarPlay/Android Auto capable unit. The RNS510 was a great head unit when it was first introduced in, what, 2003/4??...
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    As I mentioned before, we had the heavy duty...

    As I mentioned before, we had the heavy duty Amarok belt fitted as it's supposed to be the better option but I'm interested in the robustness kit. I don't believe I've ever had one installed... but...
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    ^^ This As much as I like the RNS510 (and...

    ^^
    This

    As much as I like the RNS510 (and still have one in my Golf), 95% of the time I use my phone and Waze. If I drove it more than the 2,000km a year I currently do I would be pulling that...
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    This build just gets better and better

    This build just gets better and better
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    Ohhh drive belt. Yeah, ours lunched that last...

    Ohhh drive belt.

    Yeah, ours lunched that last year (about a week before it was in for the service where it would have been replaced of course), drove it a few km's home then had to towed and...
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