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Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   26-01-2017, 09:04
Replies: 25
Views: 1,702
Posted By philoaks
Hi Paul. I've just sent the seller an ebay...

Hi Paul.

I've just sent the seller an ebay message asking him to let me know the correct mobile number or to update the listing with the correct number. I'll let you know when he gets back to me....
Forum: Electrical   09-12-2016, 17:14
Replies: 3
Views: 584
Posted By philoaks
Hi Jan, We've got an AT Dakota with,...

Hi Jan,

We've got an AT Dakota with, probably, the same Sargent panel in it. When I switch between the vehicle and leisure batteries it does make a noticable click as the relay in the main panel...
Forum: Fiat Ducato   04-12-2016, 21:03
Replies: 38
Views: 27,906
Posted By philoaks
In terms of the habitation service then, most...

In terms of the habitation service then, most motorhome manufacturers, insist on an annual service in order to retain the integrity of the warranty. As far as servicing the base vehicle is concerned...
Forum: France Touring   02-12-2016, 09:53
Replies: 7
Views: 853
Posted By philoaks
I must have a different Facebook to you Tony as...

I must have a different Facebook to you Tony as the top post on the page that charlievan links to is talking about a new aire 1km from the centre of Calais and only 200m from the beach. Mind you I...
Forum: Tech / Mech Chat   01-12-2016, 08:57
Replies: 13
Views: 941
Posted By philoaks
Fiat recommend changing it every 2 years! ...

Fiat recommend changing it every 2 years!

http://www.fiat.co.uk/uk/PublishingImages/owner-tools/maintenance/BrakeFluid.pdf
Forum: Electrical   27-11-2016, 09:44
Replies: 34
Views: 3,825
Posted By philoaks
That is a good point! Reverse polarity + tripped...

That is a good point! Reverse polarity + tripped MCB + single pole switch on 13A sockets = potential for accident!
Forum: Electrical   26-11-2016, 08:55
Replies: 34
Views: 3,825
Posted By philoaks
Good point regards the EHU point being live but...

Good point regards the EHU point being live but as far as the reverse polarity is concerned, I thought an RCD was a double pole device so if it is tripped then both the neutral and live will be...
Forum: Off Topic   15-11-2016, 10:33
Replies: 20
Views: 1,038
Posted By philoaks
Yes, that's the way I would do it Barry. He will...

Yes, that's the way I would do it Barry. He will be able to forward the email from Parcel2Go to you and there will be a link to download and print the label.

They recommend printing 2 labels and...
Forum: Introductions   08-11-2016, 08:36
Replies: 14
Views: 1,096
Posted By philoaks
Hi Rudi, Welcome back to MHF. :smile2: ...

Hi Rudi,

Welcome back to MHF. :smile2:

I'm afraid I don't know the answer to you question but I'm sure someone will be able to help. We've a number of Hymer owners on the forum so hopefully...
Forum: Electrical   06-11-2016, 19:42
Replies: 8
Views: 978
Posted By philoaks
If your boiler can dump all the water from it...

If your boiler can dump all the water from it without the pump coming on then I'd say you almost definitely have a micro switched system as a pressurised system would see the "dump" as a pressure...
Forum: Food And Drink   02-11-2016, 11:15
Replies: 34
  Crab
Views: 7,077
Posted By philoaks
Apply the ointment twice a day :wink2:

Apply the ointment twice a day :wink2:
Forum: UK Touring   01-11-2016, 18:34
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By philoaks
Anyone fancy 4 nights in Baltic Wharf, Bristol

We normally have a pre Christmas break with friends at Baltic Wharf but due to family and other commitments we aren't going to be able to make it this year.

I'm not sure if it's possible to...
Forum: Health & Fitness   22-10-2016, 21:18
Replies: 5
  Gluten
Views: 497
Posted By philoaks
Cabby, If you have been advised by a health...

Cabby, If you have been advised by a health professional then surely they will have given you some guidance on a gluten free diet. If you've been told by some bloke down the pub then I think you had...
Forum: Off Topic   16-10-2016, 22:38
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By philoaks
Definitely a scam I think cabby. I don't know...

Definitely a scam I think cabby. I don't know much about the value of Austin Healeys but I think it probably way adrift.

Also the same car is being sold in Brighton by someone called Danny?????
...
Forum: LPG / Gas   07-10-2016, 17:04
Replies: 20
Views: 3,345
Posted By philoaks
If you want to maintain the integrity of the...

If you want to maintain the integrity of the Secumotion system then your choices are limited.

Your non refillable bottle will require a Truma rupture protection hose (with a little green...
Forum: Smartphones   06-10-2016, 09:12
Replies: 8
Views: 1,096
Posted By philoaks
You think correctly Kev :smile2: As long as you...

You think correctly Kev :smile2: As long as you are connected to free Wifi then WhatsApp messages and calls are free. Just make sure you turn off data roaming though!!
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   05-10-2016, 18:12
Replies: 14
Views: 1,105
Posted By philoaks
Yep. I would also agree that that is a good...

Yep. I would also agree that that is a good price. I've just had a quote for my Ducato of 275. That's for a major service including oil, air, diesel and pollen filters. Wheels off, calipers...
Forum: Tech / Mech Chat   05-10-2016, 13:50
Replies: 38
Views: 1,989
Posted By philoaks
Probably of no help to you Geoff but I think the...

Probably of no help to you Geoff but I think the Kampers and Kars number plate may be a red herring.

I remember visiting their dealership in the late 90's early 00's and, from memory, they only...
Forum: Tech / Mech Chat   03-10-2016, 19:14
Replies: 11
Views: 1,114
Posted By philoaks
I guess the majority of motor movers are fitted...

I guess the majority of motor movers are fitted to caravans where the necessary mounting points/brackets exist or are readily available.

I wouldn't think your trailer would have been designed with...
Forum: Electrical   03-10-2016, 17:54
Replies: 11
Views: 1,658
Posted By philoaks
If it's daylight when you are checking you could...

If it's daylight when you are checking you could always cover the panel with a blanket. That way if the leisure battery is at "charging" voltage then the block must be supplying the charge.

If...
Forum: Electrical   03-10-2016, 15:19
Replies: 11
Views: 1,658
Posted By philoaks
Probably the easiest thing would be to put your...

Probably the easiest thing would be to put your meter across the leisure battery and see what the terminal voltage is. If it's area of 13 to 14v then it's charging!
Forum: Water / Sanitation / Heating   03-10-2016, 14:44
Replies: 34
Views: 2,597
Posted By philoaks
Hi Barry. I believe the white plastic oblong...

Hi Barry.

I believe the white plastic oblong towards the bottom of your photos houses the micro switch. You can see the metal arm of the switch poking through into the slot above it. My money...
Forum: Motorhome ChitChat   03-10-2016, 08:50
Replies: 33
Views: 3,024
Posted By philoaks
Welcome BC109. Bavaria to Spain, that sounds...

Welcome BC109.

Bavaria to Spain, that sounds like a real baptism of fire! You won't be novices anymore by the end of that journey :wink2:

I hope the trip goes well and you have many happy...
Forum: Water / Sanitation / Heating   01-10-2016, 20:59
Replies: 34
Views: 2,597
Posted By philoaks
Difficult to be sure from your pictures Barry but...

Difficult to be sure from your pictures Barry but I suspect this may be the part you need
...
Forum: Water / Sanitation / Heating   01-10-2016, 10:05
Replies: 34
Views: 2,597
Posted By philoaks
Did you empty the cassette just before this...

Did you empty the cassette just before this happened Barry or has it occurred "mid tank" as it were?

On the underside of the toilet (visible once the cassette is removed) is a micro switch, or...
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