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Apprentices build their dream car: Sporty Convertible Sko...

News and Announcements Yesterday, 09:09
‘Skoda Apprentice Car’: Two-seater sports convertible based on Skoda Citigo Project undertaken by 16 apprentices from Skoda Vocational School in close partnership with Skoda design department Premiere at the 33rd GTI Fan Meet at Wörthersee at the end of May Skoda Vocational School of Mechan...
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Consultation into changes to the styling and car care forum

News and Announcements 12 Apr 2014
We're looking into changes to the styling and car care forum and would like to hear from members what's good or bad. Do you enjoy looking at what members can do or would you prefer the forum to show specific guides on methods you could follow yourself to resolve issues on your own car? Whilst w...
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Site not out of woods yet - Please read

News and Announcements 25 Mar 2014
Hi, Following a server failure earlier, the site is temporarily closed while I continue to build out the new servers and test. I hope to open the site shortly to test for load again. Colin.   There is still some risk on this new datacentre setup. It's new. Like anything thats new it's not h...
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Forum moving - Regional enhancements

News and Announcements 08 Feb 2014
All,   Part of my early 2014 plans are to enhance the local aspects of the site.    This mainly centres around meets & events and other local resources to the region.   In the coming hours there will be some forum moving happening.    On the other side you will f...
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I have a damaged pipe, is it for diesel or coolant?

Skoda Roomster Today, 10:40
Hello, I have a damaged pipe, see below. Does anybody know if it is for diesel or coolant, and is there a technical name for the pipe please?? (Bit worried as going on a long trip tomorrow and wondered if duck tape might give temporary protection.)
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I have a damaged pipe, is it for diesel or coolant?

Skoda Roomster Today, 10:39
Hello, I have a damaged pipe, see below. Does anybody know if it is for diesel or coolant, and is there a technical name for the pipe please?? The engine is a 1.4tdi for a Roomy Scout. (Bit worried as going on a long trip tomorrow and wondered if duck tape might give temporary protection.)
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LG 50PK990 50 Inch Full HD 1080p Infinia Plasma TV

Non Automotive Items Today, 10:28
LG 50PK990 50 Inch Full HD 1080p Infinia Plasma TV with Freeview HD, Netcast, WiFi Ready, 600Hz, 4x HDMI & USB Connectivity.   In excellent condition with all accessories and instruction, plus box. RRP £1200 when new.   This was LG's flagship TV at the time of purchase, I was after...
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Skoda Citigo - Gearbox/clutch issues?

Skoda Citigo Today, 10:28
Good morning all,   Not posted for a year or so but thought this was well worth discussing.   March 2013 i bought myself a Skoda Citigo S which has now covered 19k miles and have to say i love her (See below)   From day one of ownership i felt that the gearbox or clutch was slightl...
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Air Conditioning Problem

Skoda Octavia II (2004 - 2013) Today, 10:15
Hi folks,   I bought a Skoda Octavia VRS a few weeks ago. Great car, love it:-)   However....like a numpty, I forgot to check the AC worked when I bought it (doh!) and yesterday I used it for the first time, well, it doesn't work.   The light on the climatronic for the AC goes on,...
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Late on Servicing my Fabia

Skoda Fabia II Today, 09:57
Hi Everyone,   my car is due for a service right now (just git 10000 miles since last service)   its a Skoda Fabia 2011 TDI 105BHP with about 47000 miles on it,   as we all know the Easter bank holidays are coming up!   by the time I get chance to service it will be mid next w...
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Eibach Pro-Kit Sportline -30mm Springs

Car Parts For Sale Today, 09:14
Hi all, have my used springs up for sale, I bought them off here a while ago and never fitted them. I now have bilstein b12 kit with h&r -50mm to go onto car, so these are for sale. Will lower an Octavia Vrs another 10-15mm and give a firmer ride. Looking for £120 delivered or close offers, c...
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Weird noise

Skoda Octavia I Today, 08:52
Has anyone any idea what the noise may be coming from the car when going through the gears from 1st to 3rd. It sounds a bit like a sword being drawn from a sheath, like metal scraping on metal?? When it happens there is also a slight holding back for half a second?   Any ideas guys?
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Scratch and stonechip removal - link

Styling and Car Care Today, 08:27
I'm far from being an expert at car detailing but I have a go and have had some fairly good results on my magic black vRS.   Anyway, recently I needed to sort some stonechips out on the front bumper and I came across this thread on a detailing forum. Personally I found it extremely usef...
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Case for PID

Skoda Citigo Today, 08:09
Bought a padded neoprene case for my PID yesterday. Got it from Muji. They do Green and blue and the 14x10cm version fits the PID like a glove. Absolutely perfect and costs only £2 at the moment.   There are Muji branches in a few towns and cities in the UK - I know of  London and Birmi...
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