Catching up on current affairs today, I found this remarkable article for it's description of the French election bellwether town of Donzy.
Dozny is indeed a small market town which has, like most French towns, weekly fresh food markets, there twice a week.
Marchés - Mairie de DONZY
But what a...
A car designed well before the modern energy saver tyres requires less front toe-in when using energy saver tyres. This on account of less drag means less load on suspension that spreads the front wheels apart = less toe-in required.
Silly nonsense or something to be aware of...??
Just a quick question.
I have a 2003 CLK (Convertible)
When the car was bought from new the chap upgraded the wheels to the AMG ones.
When I put the reg into the kwick-fit website it brings up tyre sizes that don't look right.
I have 225/40/18 and 255/35/18
I was searchinf for R129 parts on google and came across this photographer's website where he chronicals his 129 ownership.
I began reading his page and was hoping if forum members could shed some light on the following from his page: Mercedes SL500
The front grill slats are...
Economical with the truth? Ten myths about mpg figures | Top Gear
My own experience says I never achieve the so called MPG figures, or anywhere near them. 16 mpg is good for me as I enjoy my car. I accept my driving style probably has an influence....but I bought it to enjoy.
If you need to ask how much it is to run a particular car then you can't afford to run it.
I have had the pleasure of having an S320 CDI over the last 11 monhts now. I had a major service done when I purchased it with a full gearbox oil change and asked the indy to look for anything else that...
So here is the story...
My 7 speed Mercedes used to have rough shifts (1-2 and 3-2) only when cold.
From "cold", I mean when the transmission is cooled down like first start in the morning. I do not mean freezing temperature.
I was away for 2 months and my dad drove the car meanwhile. He is...
Bare with me, I run a small Motor Factor Business in essex, the chap who works for me has a 2005 c220 cdi in black and loves it but with only one key which his always worried loosing so was looking to buy a second.
He is so taken with the c220 he decided to look for a c320 cdi in Silver as he...
Just got the usual email from What Car and one of the articles is about true MPG. How can they be so far out and why don't the regulators make the manufacturers change the way there tested.
Here's a couple of them. The rest can be found here.
Real-world MPG: Most economical executive cars -...
Johnny Wilkinson played his last pro game today scoring 15 points in his side's 18-10 win. A real legend in sport, thanks for the memories Johnny and enjoy the rest of your life.
Who can forget that drop goal in 2003?
Seen this website and listed are plenty of cheap cars. For example 11 plate cls 350 for £15.5k and a e350 for at £8.8k.
What does everyone else think? Too good to be true?
spotted on autotrader - shame it's not a 7 seater!
not even 1yr old with 2K only on clock- ?21K discount on new price- obviously pre-facelift.
this is their website if anyone interested- the car is not on the www though
Friend of mine was saying my W220 S class can be fitted with a blue tooth device that fits right into the original phone cradle Is there such a device.
he also said theres a digital plug and play for the TV which is currently not working due to being the old analog system.
Mine is a Nov 1999 S...