positive feedback-all is well that ends well!
thanks for the response.
i installed the new battery-was quite easy and followed your advice above which was what the aa man also had said.
the best thing was the alarm did not need resetting and the radio code did not need resetting as it...
the car is a c200 1997 uk spec with 5 speed automatic gearbox-79,000 miles
i have a problem with the cruise control not working
this was happening on an intermittent basis whereby it would work sometimes and not at other times.
i suspected a dying battery-as the one in the car was the...
vag specifies this oil as longlife but it must be changed after 2 yrs maximum anyway ,and the engine computer monitors how the engine is used and may trigger an earlier service depending on how the car is driven
this link provides a part description if you enter the part number -this must start with an A for the search to work.
it gives you the part description and price in euros.
quite useful i thought!
finally ordered waterpump from febi.(febi brand-i like their quality)
had to go thru camberley motor factors in staines.
only on special order.
should get it next week.
the pollen filter from gsf and euro carparts were cheaper than dealer but they could...