1. L

    M103 How to replace head Ian B Walker Method

    HI I have removed my M103 head following the method suggested by M B Walker i.e leaving the inlet manifold in the car. But to replace the head I cant see how the inlet manifold could be correctly torqued back without removing more of the inlet manifold like at least the fuel distributor. I have...
  2. J

    Best method for Bluetooth music streaming

    Hi, I recently got a c220 08 model, I've connected my iPhone 6 to the hands free but I cannot stream music via Bluetooth. What is the best method to do this? Ideally I don't want to install a parrot or anything that has to be stuck on the dash etc Thanks in advance
  3. D

    Best method of painting?

    I am fixing a rust spot. Going to apply some rust remover, scrap it thoroughly with a wirebrush and then apply some primer The question is whats best way of applying paint once primer is dried? I have seen some spray paint cans in Halfords. Or is there a way of applying it with a brush that...
  4. X

    Best method drying car

    Just wondering what is the best method for drying a car
  5. D

    What method of purchase is best for my situation?

    Hi all, im looking for a bit of advice and cant find the answers im looking for elsewhere so figured id start a new thread.... First off i have about £800 a month 'spare' cash left over each month after outgoings and some spending money, but im not really comfortable spending more than £400 a...

    Best method of selling number plate?

    I would like to sell the plate on my G - what would you folk say is the most effective way of doing so? The plate is "A 463 MGW". For a 463 chassis Merc G Wagon. Thanks.:thumb:
  7. Murff

    De-badging method

    Anyone got a good method of de-badging without damaging paintwork? I want to remove the e class and engine badge off the rear
  8. P

    EuroCar Parts ....Payment Method ?

    Just ordered a part on their website to be picked up tomorrow from the Cardiff branch. It states on their website that they accept credit cards and PayPal. I bought this wanting to use my PayPal account but once I had reserved the part I cannot find out how the hell to pay for it on their...
  9. P

    R129 method of locating wind noise at side window

    Hi, I thought I’d share what I’ve found to be a useful method of locating where wind noise comes through on the driver’s side window of my R129. BluTak. I’ve been moulding it and positioning it in various locations. After some trial I eventually found that I need a tapering diameter...
  10. W

    S212: method in my man-maths?

    I've posted a few thoughts here - and got some good ones back - on my search for a 2009 S211 E220. It's not the only option - we also like the Skoda Superb and possibly the Audi A6 - but it's probably the nicest thing to travel in that our high-teens budget will buy. I've confined my search to...
  11. T

    Anyone had tyres repaired using the hot vulcanising method?

    As title. Curious to know as I learned most places do the cold vulcanising method, which limits the options for repairing punctures away from the centre tread. But fitters send discarded tyres away to a place or two where hot vulcanising is used to fully repair and bake the tyre so that it's...
  12. H

    Quick & Dirty method to coverup some dirty (rust) work

    Afternoon people...don't shoot! just posted this also on (W114/W115) specifc site that's pretty new...but I have a wedding in 4 weeks, and i'm wondering whether or not to tackle some rust that has formed up at the bottom of the doors... (i guess from water build up inside the...
  13. Howard

    One Bucket Wash Method

    :D Shamelessly cribbed from DM's post on the other side.... ;) YouTube - How To wash your car with one bucket of water
  14. st13phil

    One for the Detailers: Single Bucket Wash Method

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  15. Sorry Pete

    Best method for bedding-in brakes

    Right, so I just got a little curious as to whether there is any truth to this. They seem to be motorsport-orientated and thought it might apply to street cars as well. Or is the whole thing utter tosh? After having had new discs and pads, it took around 300 miles of normal driving (I'm...
  16. DSLiverpool

    Two Bucket Wash Method - Please Explain

    We have a guy who comes to the unit and does a wash and go on my CLS and a few others but I feel i should be cleaning the DB9 myself :o I then realised that although I did it a few weeks a go I didnt have a clue so can someone explain the best method - I assume two buckets is one a soapy one...
  17. W

    correct tyre pressure method

    I've read quite a few posts where people have asked to know the correct tyre pressure for their new wheel-tyre configurations. I've read this method in a race car setup handbook, maybe it's of some help. Using an infrared thermometer like this measure the inner edge , centre and outer edge...
  18. C

    How acurate is the oil guage method ?

    Friday night, driving from Preston to Mull of Kintyre. Oil warning light comes on M74, Hamilton area, continue to drive for 1 hour plus. Stopped at Gourock before joning the ferry. Done the electronic check. Dial says "Add 2ltrs". I had a one ltr bottle in the boot. Added. Waited 5 mins. Dash...
  19. Satch

    Pressure washer foaming method

    Good linky here: & info re dilution rates to get correct ratios. Use this method for both my cars with good results with a wash mitt & shampoo after the foam/rinse for the "proper" wash. (You can get away with foam/rinse but only if...
  20. SportsCoupeRich

    Favourite method of gaming?

    OK then, seeing as we seem to like our PCs (dont we?) and as there is quite often console chat on here, I wondered about the above...:D
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