It's occurred to me over time that I read books a lot less than I used to and I think that the reason is the internet.
I still read a lot but spend more time online than actually with my nose in a good book and I'm not sure that it's any good for me, I was reading a book recently and thought...
Hey Guys -
I mentioned audio books a few months back on another thread and a few of you expressed an interest in discussing further. So here we are.
I've been listening to audio books in CD format and from Audible.co.uk, for some years now and they've transformed my reading experience. Choose...
Had a clear-out and found some books from whan I had a W124. Can't be bothered with Ebaying, so these are all free - just cover the cost of postage:
Only one condition: you own the relevant car. :)
1) Owner's Manual for W124 200E/220E/280E/320E/400E/500E/220CE/320CE/300E 4Matic. OK condition...
The EEC have produced a report detailing how various car manufacturers "improve" their emission figures. :rolleyes: Full report here. http://ec.europa.eu/clima/policies/transport/vehicles/cars/docs/report_2012_en.pdf
and a good summary here
Questions raised over car makers' emissions tests...
Looking for bits missing from the new purchase, in order of importance/priority.
Jack and tools. Probably the only really critical piece of kit ( I know I could get this direct from MB, but trying to save some cash).
Set of books. The vehicle is a 2001 facelift...
We picked up my wife's A-class yesterday, purchased from MB Weston-Super-Mare. Being used to buying older vehicles, where you expect to check everything with a fine-tooth comb, I was applying the same strategy to the documentation here. Everything was in order, but a got a bit of a surprise when...
Having a clearout, here are a few good books belonging to the wife:
'Daddy's little girl' (Based on a true story) - Julia Latchem-Smith (£5 delivered)
'Memoirs Of A Geisha' - Arthur Golden (£3.50 delivered)
'Talking WIth Serial Killers' (True Crime book) - Christopher Berry-Dee...
I was told by a MB main dealer that cars produced after 2008 no longer have service books issued and that it is all done on computer records now, is this true? has anybody been issued a service book on a new car?
If this is the case then it seems MB are trying to keep cars within the main...
Prague, Czech Republic, March 28, 2011 - A newly published photo of the ancient Philosophical Library at Strahov Monastery takes the crown as the largest interior photo in the world. The image of Strahov Philosophical Library, at 360cities.net/library, has a total resolution of 40 gigapixels, or...
All excellent reads...great for a long summer holiday...
- The Kremlin Device
- The Increment
- The Watchman
- Ultimate Weapon
- Liberation Day
- Firewall (not the signed copy)
- Deep Black
- Last Light
- Crisis Four
- No Escpae...
I have a 1960 copy of "Into space with ace brave" pop-up book in very good condition. I was given it as a child and have kept it for years.
After a Google search I have managed to find some pictures of it, but have no idea of value. Picture here:
According to the book, we are living...
Hi all, I'm new to the forum having just purchased a 1994 Mercedes C200 over the weekend as a runaround. The car is very clean having had only one owner and has FSH with 117,000 miles on the clock. You certainly get a lot of car for the money. I am a DIY mechanic and service all my cars myself...
Found these at the back of the cupboard.
128 pages(B&W with some colour pics) hardback.Chapters on S, SE, and SEL. The SEC's, 190's W124's, G-Wagens, production figures, technical data etc.
81 pages (B&W) of roadtests of merc saloons including W123, W124, W201 and W202 at the end...
I ordered a couple of days ago the Mercedes W124 manual - Ive seen this go £25 incl postage on Amazon/Ebay and here I got it for £15.68 incl Delivery. Also they take paypal which makes ordering easy.
There are four pages of Mercedes books and Manuals, and they do...