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by Willoughby
10 Feb 2011, 20:40
Forum: Campers
Topic: turns out van is taller than i thought...
Replies: 5
Views: 1198

Re: turns out van is taller than i thought...

nikalele wrote:Any suggestions?

Aye, u could past up details or a pic.

K
by Willoughby
02 Feb 2011, 21:34
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Paint internal roof liner on a Caravelle
Replies: 4
Views: 1162

Re: Paint internal roof liner on a Caravelle

Hi

Welcome in,

I used Kiwi Trainer Whitener on my head lining but it ain't no Caravelle.

http://www.kiwicare.com/UK/Products/Sport/

Worked a treat, u may have to do some o=pin whor tho.

K
by Willoughby
24 Jan 2011, 18:51
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: Garmouth, NE Scotland. Know it?
Replies: 18
Views: 2228

Re: Garmouth, NE Scotland. Know it?

I think ding-dang-dhu is the closest member. I love it up that way. The route depends on how much a rush you are in. I like the coldstream road from Newcastle then head accross the Forth Bridge and head up the A9 Dolphin Watching is big in The Moray Firth http://www.bbc.co.uk/naturescalendar/spring/...
by Willoughby
21 Jan 2011, 17:03
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUSTS
Replies: 8
Views: 2033

Re: STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUSTS

Here is my http://www.turbothomas.com/ was even kind enought to sort the boss for the LPG probe.

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by Willoughby
20 Jan 2011, 13:57
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: First camp! Any ideas??
Replies: 11
Views: 1948

Re: First camp! Any ideas??

Please do post up. I'm planning a trip to Petticur Bay, near Kinghorn. Got to research it first though. Went there in a trailer tent about "many" years ago,maybe a trip to Ardgarten could be within striking distance. Hi Meggles I will post up some photo's of Petticur Bay, the touring site...
by Willoughby
19 Jan 2011, 13:23
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: First camp! Any ideas??
Replies: 11
Views: 1948

Re: First camp! Any ideas??

Welcome in There is a good crowd up here that go away every other weekend, First one in Feb is long range effort down to Dub freeze. But we will be having a Pop ur Cherry weekend beginging of March. I will post up soon. Check out http://www.campervanarmy.co.uk/about/po ... erry_2010/ for last years ...
by Willoughby
17 Jan 2011, 12:35
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: Low Emission zones in Germany
Replies: 29
Views: 4275

Re: Low Emission zones in Germany

Got a Reply from German National Tourist Office Dear Kev, Vintage cars are exempt from the low emission badge but the vehicle needs to be in good and safe condition and any major alterations to the car are not permitted. The German Automobile Club (ADAC) recommends obtaining a 'Historic Vehicle' pas...
by Willoughby
15 Jan 2011, 11:32
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: Low Emission zones in Germany
Replies: 29
Views: 4275

Re: Low Emission zones in Germany

Which city(ies) are you intending to visit? Tell me and I'll write an email asking the question to the council. Hiya Is there any chance you could check Frankfurt for me. I have a 81 so it's over 30 years. Im also heading to Bad Camberg in the summer, and if all goes to Plan down the rhine the over...
by Willoughby
15 Jan 2011, 10:52
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: electrics stereo feed from both batteries
Replies: 6
Views: 1401

Re: electrics stereo feed from both batteries

1664 wrote:Ah, I see. Just connect it to your leisure battery as once the engine is running the starter and leisure batteries are linked via the split charge system anyway

Simple solutions are the best, 1664 is spot on.

I made a wee asumption that u didn't have a split charger.

K
by Willoughby
15 Jan 2011, 00:36
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: Breakdowns on French motorways
Replies: 46
Views: 4388

Re: Breakdowns on French motorways

Glad every one if fine. :ok I can confirm that French Police do not speak English so have your appropriate Phrases written down. Also remember some Aires are split over both sides of the motorway and make sure you tell l them which side otherwise you can wait hours until you phone up again as nobody...
by Willoughby
15 Jan 2011, 00:19
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: electrics stereo feed from both batteries
Replies: 6
Views: 1401

Re: electrics stereo feed from both batteries

If it is just a trigger you can take it from the thick black and red wire on the steering column. But don't draw loads of power from it use a fues would be good idea to use a diode. Do you want to use the main bat while driving then flip over to aux bat when camping? If so you could put a relay in s...
by Willoughby
12 Jan 2011, 18:18
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: 2011 ferry discounts ??
Replies: 99
Views: 9046

Re: 2011 ferry discounts ??

Shoking I shelled out over £400 this year from Newcastle. Heading over to Bad Camber and Euro Bug in this Year. Wish they would just let me sleep in the van. K Are you camping at larhn campsite limberg for bad camberg by any chance? were on there from the thursday. I didn't want to hijack the other...
by Willoughby
12 Jan 2011, 17:48
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: Camping in France
Replies: 21
Views: 3802

Re: Camping in France

I dont think its a question with the written guides of the information being manageable, it is quite the opposite - they dont give you enough information. Its well worth doing the research cos your hol can end up a nightmare. The link ive given (which was also given by somene else later) allows you...
by Willoughby
10 Jan 2011, 18:32
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: 2011 ferry discounts ??
Replies: 99
Views: 9046

Re: 2011 ferry discounts ??

Shoking I shelled out over £400 this year from Newcastle.

Heading over to Bad Camber and Euro Bug in this Year. Wish they would just let me sleep in the van.

K