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Forum: LPG / Gas   18-12-2020, 18:35
Replies: 5
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Posted By billybilbo
under floor gas tank

I have received photos from autogas in Thirsk and it appears that the exhaust on the T4 runs just were I would want to fit a tank ie between the rear swinging arms. The next idea is to replace the...
Forum: LPG / Gas   10-12-2020, 15:59
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By billybilbo
under floor gas tank

I have just spoken to Bilbo who remember a customer replacing the 907 bottles with a gas flow system .I had not followed this idea as I did not think that they would do a gas bottle of about 1 to 2...
Forum: LPG / Gas   07-12-2020, 18:19
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By billybilbo
Under floor gas tank in vw t4 lwb

I have a 1998 Bilbo camper built on a lwb 2.5 t4.The cost of the 907 gas cylinders that it uses has got to over £30 so I an looking at fitting an under floor gas tank like the one in my Mervi...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   26-11-2019, 15:56
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By billybilbo
medical cover for usa

Thank you for all the replies we will look into this further.While at the presentation we won a voucher for £500. So this may pay for the medical cover:smile :smile2:
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   26-11-2019, 15:44
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By billybilbo
murvi morello needs new tyres

Thank you for the replies Powerplus and Mrplodd I have made note of you replies and will purchase accordingly.:smile2:
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   24-11-2019, 13:04
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By billybilbo
Personal medical cover for USA/Canada

I am about to attend a presentation with the Camping and caravan club regarding touring USA and Canada. When I looked into this 3 years ago, I hit problems as I was just completing treatment for...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   24-11-2019, 12:58
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By billybilbo
Murvi Morello needs new tyres

The tyres on my Murvi are approaching six years old so will need changing for its next MOT apparently. I currently have fitted Bridgestone 215/70 R15. These are very good tyres but are of no use on...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   10-01-2019, 18:25
Replies: 23
Views: 1,577
Posted By billybilbo
Five weeks touring Scotland

The planning is starting to take shape.I have booked Blair Athol so I have dates to work around.Scone Palace and Glamis Castle booked:smile2: . I am thinking of having 2 or 3 days in Edinburgh will...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   28-12-2018, 12:36
Replies: 23
Views: 1,577
Posted By billybilbo
Five weeks touring Scotland

Many thanks for all the replies. I have bought a wall mounted laminated map of Scotland to help me plan the route. My wife has spotted that we pass Baxters soup factory on the way to Culloden. Five...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   25-12-2018, 18:17
Replies: 23
Views: 1,577
Posted By billybilbo
Five weeks touring Scotland

Many thanks for the replies so far.I was not expecting to have time to take in the islands on this trip Barryd :smile2:. although i have rallied on Mull when the roads were closed.
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   24-12-2018, 17:43
Replies: 23
Views: 1,577
Posted By billybilbo
Five weeks touring Scotland

I am planning a five week Scotland tour in 2019. Can any one offer any advice? I was thinking of taking in some of the following.:smile2:
*The Highland Games at Blair Atholl
*Edinburgh
*Culloden...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   22-12-2018, 12:15
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By billybilbo
Unhappy vw speedo tacho fault

Well just to bring everyone up to date the repair lasted about a month then the same fault reappeared. In between time I had located a second hand instrument cluster from.
A vw t4 t5 breaker
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Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   20-11-2018, 15:51
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By billybilbo
vw speedo tacho fault

Well it would appear the fault may be cured.I was unable to find a new instrument cluster as they are no longer available and no one seems to have a second hand unit.:frown2:So I took the van too. ...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   12-11-2018, 12:46
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By billybilbo
Red face speedo tacho fault

Thank you for the reply I have contacted Speedy Cables they sound very good but it means the car will be of the road whilst they repair the instrument cluster.I think I will try and find a second...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   08-11-2018, 20:38
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By billybilbo
vw t4 speedo

Thank you for the feed back but I am sure that as the fault is in the speedo and tacho it is a control board fault.:frown2:
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   08-11-2018, 14:13
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By billybilbo
vw t4 speedo tacho fault

My R reg 2.5 TDI t4 camper has developed a strange fault. With the van stationary it shows 10 mph and 2000 rpm. When you start the van the rpm rises to 2700 rpm .As I drove down the motorway it...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   23-10-2018, 20:47
Replies: 5
Views: 535
Posted By billybilbo
exhaust extension

Hi dj motorhomer
This may be the people you are looking for
p p tuning
performance pipes and tuning
Unit 3 linx automotive centre
Belvoir way Louth
Lincolnshire
ln11 0lq Tel 01507 480701
They...
Forum: Online Classifieds   23-10-2018, 16:18
Replies: 6
Views: 846
Posted By billybilbo
wanted chrome stainless

I would check with your insurers before fitting one.I seem to remember you can only buy the soft plastic once now.Danger to pedestrians etc.
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   15-10-2018, 15:28
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By billybilbo
Smile books to read when touring

Thank you for the reply Andrew that is just the book I had in mind.It would appear to be part of a trilogy so I will get all three. :
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   14-10-2018, 13:36
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By billybilbo
books to read when touring

Hi all
I am hoping you can help. I was recommended a sy fi book on this forum some time ago but I have lost it:frown2: I was wondering if someone can remember the author or title.The story is set in...
Forum: Website Help   26-09-2018, 12:24
Replies: 118
Views: 34,301
Posted By billybilbo
Why does this forum take so long

This forum is rubbish . I would like to thank Barryd and Pudsey Bear for all there help but it still is no better.The forum has had problems before but this seems to have being going on for weeks and...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   22-09-2018, 21:18
Replies: 4
Views: 20,439
Posted By billybilbo
Thank you for the advice.I have booked the...

Thank you for the advice.I have booked the tickets and the campsite:smile2:
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   05-09-2018, 12:27
Replies: 4
Views: 20,439
Posted By billybilbo
campsite near Stoneleigh

Stoneleigh is an agricultural showground between Kenilworth and Coventry.The problem I have is the event is in February when most of the nearest sites are closed. Any ideas:smile2:
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   04-09-2018, 11:37
Replies: 4
Views: 20,439
Posted By billybilbo
looking for a campsite near Stoneleigh

Hi All
I am thinking of going to Race Retro at Stoneleigh in February 2019.Unfortunately there is no camping on site.Can anyone recommend a campsite. :smile2: I will be in the Murvi so a small site...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   25-05-2018, 09:54
Replies: 11
Views: 669
Posted By billybilbo
Ireland motorways and maps

Thank you for all the replies as always you are all a mine of information. Off to Ireland in the morning:smile:smile2:
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