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is it so wrong?

To set the dealers default url to slkworld?

Well i'm sat here waiting for my SRS warning light to be checked out. hopefully they'll give it a free clean.
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To set the dealers default url to slkworld?

Well i'm sat here waiting for my SRS warning light to be checked out. hopefully they'll give it a free clean.
IT'S WRONG , but go for it (p.s - look out for the 'free clean' - they usually take it through a hedgehog )






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I'm not sure what they do, I don't think they have a hedgehog. maybe it's hidden somewhere in a sound proof hager so the customers cannot hear the screams.
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I'm not sure what they do, I don't think they have a hedgehog. maybe it's hidden somewhere in a sound proof hager so the customers cannot hear the screams.
my local dealer does - when I take the car in, I always give them clear instructions not to clean/valet it






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I just got a call saying it was fixed, no explanation. looking forward to getting the keys back in my pocket.. it's been a lonely afternoon. hehe
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I just got a call saying it was fixed, no explanation. looking forward to getting the keys back in my pocket.. it's been a lonely afternoon. hehe
Hairspring (in steering wheel) ??






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Hairspring (in steering wheel) ??
Its a clockspring Woolly mate but you where close enough
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Hopefully there will be a code and I can process it through faithful dan to see what they did.
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I don't understand this thread.

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Its a clockspring Woolly mate but you where close enough
..well, it's coiled, round, springy(you find them in clocks), but, I'll still call it a hairspring






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Hey guys. don't get too wound up about this..
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..bit sad & anal, but if you google/wikipedia/dictionary.com - clockspring - NOWT, hairspring .......................................

(I know MB call it a clockspring, but Germans arn't always right (whoops))



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Hopefully there will be a code and I can process it through faithful dan to see what they did.
Sure thing mate no worries
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Woolly even more German weirdness here mate i know its called a spring but in reality its just a set of brushes that rotate around the housing no spring involved the only thing it shares with a hairspring is the general shape of the housing and it has even less in common with your average spring.

But thats Germans for you i guess nothing is ever simple or if it is they dont admit it
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hopefully they'll give it a free clean.
Today, I asked them not to clean but they cleaned...

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To set the dealers default url to slkworld?
easty, out of curiosity, when you plugged in, did you have access to their area network? If so, I hope you let them know.

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its just a pc in the waiting room mate, not a wifi hook up or anything.
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No sorry bill, I thought about it while I was there, alas too late as I didn't have any cards on me. I've stuck some in those card holders in the car now. I actually gave another out this morning.

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