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by DarrenKC53
Sun Sep 17, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Main Corsa E chat
Topic: Reducing engine oil level
Replies: 6
Views: 574

Re: Reducing engine oil level

Most manufacturers have an amount of oil usage they consider acceptable, usually something like one quart for every 1000 miles, (which IIRC the Corsa C 1.2 hand book stated) your car is within that based on what it used for 4500 miles I'm not familiar with the 1.2 engine in the Corsa E but the older...
by DarrenKC53
Thu Sep 14, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: Capital station on radio wont tune
Replies: 4
Views: 432

Re: Capital station on radio wont tune

I suspect the car is trying to save you from listening to Capital.......! ;)

I assume you are listening to FM? What station does it retune to? If it's another Global Radio one such as Heart it may be due to signal strength and AF
by DarrenKC53
Thu Sep 07, 2017 12:50 pm
Forum: Main Corsa E chat
Topic: Normal? Mirrors on sun visors wrong way around
Replies: 8
Views: 698

Re: Normal? Mirrors on sun visors wrong way around

My September 2015 has them the wrong way around

I had an 07 plate Fiesta that was like this, then that was the definition of "LHD cars which haven't been converted to RHD properly"!
by DarrenKC53
Wed Sep 06, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: Digital mph indicator
Replies: 6
Views: 681

Re: Digital mph indicator

I thought it was press the little button set in the left stuck then scroll through until you find measurements like Matt says (metric/Imperial)
by DarrenKC53
Wed Sep 06, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: watch video while you drive
Replies: 4
Views: 566

Re: watch video while you drive

Is that wise?
by DarrenKC53
Sat Sep 02, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: Main Corsa E chat
Topic: Insurance puzzle - is my 1.4 SRi a VVT or VX?
Replies: 15
Views: 1120

Re: Insurance puzzle - is my 1.4 SRi a VVT or VX?

My SRi Turbo has an B14NEL engine (which iirc is where some had Meriva engines fitted) and the insurance show it as a VVT
by DarrenKC53
Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: What does everyone do?
Replies: 50
Views: 4575

Re: What does everyone do?

I deal with delayed trains in Essex
by DarrenKC53
Mon Aug 28, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Brakes
Replies: 3
Views: 646

Re: Brakes

Were you on a hill? It sounds like the hill start assist where the brakes stay on for a second or so, Although that's more of a whirring noise
by DarrenKC53
Sat Aug 26, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: Please advise if any smartphone will connect to R3 intellilink
Replies: 9
Views: 733

Re: Please advise if any smartphone will connect to R3 intellilink

You can only do it via the build in BringGo app, which is crap so dont bother trying.

You cant screen mirror with R3 as like BringGo its also crap!
by DarrenKC53
Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:54 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Black intellilink screen
Replies: 7
Views: 827

Re: Black intellilink screen

I have an R3 and it will select the black background when the auto lights come on, but it still shows the text etc (and its still far too bright!)

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