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I had a week off work!

Normally the girlfriend goes away on holiday and I stay behind and do stuff to the house. I'd previously ripped out the bathroom, moved a wall over and fitted a new bathroom suite. Then there was Covid for 2 years so no holidays. This year however she was off to...

Updating the news has taken a back seat…

...mainly because I've been busy with the site and I didn't know how to post a news update on this new system. If you are seeing this, it worked. I have been adding and adjusting pages of information as I went, especially if someone asked or requested the info. So,...

My back-end is being modified

Yep, still here. You may have noticed a slight change to the site. This started on the 25th of August. This is the 1st big change to the admin software in about 14 years so needless to say a lot of the pages of information aren't formatted correctly. When the site was...

Not have much time this weekend

Since the lockdown has been lightened slightly I had to go and see parents instead of playing in the garage. 450 polyurethane sway bar bush fitting. 453 wing mirror glass removal. 453 wing mirror cap removal. 451 bleeding the brakes. 453 reverse camera pin out. 453...

3000 upscaled images = carpal tunnel pain, RSI and tendonitis

My thumb is burning, the back of my hand is in pain and the elbow on my other arm feels very tight. I've been editing too many photos. The website also had a back-end update to make it more secure and quicker. As with all updates, loads of stuff stopped working so we...

Another 600 photos upscaled

If you want to see a photo before and after AI upscaling, there is a comparison here. 451 Centre Console Removal. 450 Driveshaft Seal Change. E10 Fuel Information. Towing Legality. Roadster Lateral Movement Sensor. 453 Non Turbo Brake Upgrade. Manually retract and...

Not much to report

Not much been going on in the workshop for 2 reasons. Firstly it is bloody cold outside and secondly, I spent a lot of time on 1 project and it was a failure due to bad info. I had to walk away and take a break 453 Auto Wiper Coding. 451 Centre Console Removal....

Don’t worry, I am not dead

I'm still here. I have just had a large project for work and that was more favourable than being out in a cold workshop. I have been doing a few new pages of info and splitting pages out from other info to make things easier to find. However, mainly I have been...

Massive Update To Encourage New Subscribers

I don't like to beg but please consider subscribing to the site, it's only £15 for the entire year. Every year I see a slight decrease in subscribers and I put it down to FaceBook forums. Some people on there read my site, get the information and then answer questions...

Prove your worth and get paid

SOMETHING NEW, Solve something that I can't from the list and get paid. Wheel alignment settings now with 453 and properly filled out 451. What are the smart plastic panels made from? 451 Gearbox removal. 451 Clutch removal. 451 Gearbox motor removal. Every log in and...

I used to think I was indecisive. But now I’m not so sure

451 Gearbox Controller Removal. 451 Lateral Movement Sensor. 451 CDI Injector Removal. 451 CDI Fuel Rail Removal. 451 Steering Wheel Wiring - now with added MURICA! Electric Drive Charger Type. Brake Hose Capping Tools. DDT4All - Installing. Now with extra picture to...

I wish people were more forthcoming with information.

Most issues about using the site are answered here. Update - Improved Roadster headlights. Renault radio security code decoder. Roadster fuel flap solenoid removal. 453 LED indicator DDT4All coding. 453 service schedule. 453 touch screen stereo hard reset. 453 OBD...

It’s quarter past 5 and I have scratchy eyes.

Renault radio decoder. 453 airbag disable. 451 electric drive noise maker. 451 alternator and water pump belt change. 453 fortwo coupe dog guard. information about the site, issues, problems and subscriptions. Instagram, Facebook and Youtube. Expect different things...

Recovering from a slight server issue

During some code tidying something bad happened. I failed to notice that every page I posted and updated over a 2 day period actually wiped that page blank. When I noticed, OTV managed to save most of it from back ups and caches but 1 page was gone forever. I spent a...

Super Massive Update

All links marked as an update are old pages that have had new high resolution photos swapped in and many paragraphs rewritten with greater details and information. Pioneer stereo replacement for the 453. Roadster CAN Bus PIDs. 450 fortwo CAN Bus PIDs. Update -...