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by Robst
24 Jan 2018, 15:49
Forum: insurance, paper work and importing
Topic: Gas certificate for insurance?
Replies: 2
Views: 2719

Re: Gas certificate for insurance?

If you need a gas certificate for insurance, go on to the Gas Safe website and look for a local engineer, who has the LPG certification for testing and inspection. A lot of them only have Natural Gas certification. I'm a retired Gas Safe engineer and I would advise everyone to have their system insp...
by Robst
24 Jan 2018, 15:41
Forum: insurance, paper work and importing
Topic: Insurance challenge
Replies: 2
Views: 1286

Re: Insurance challenge

I had a similar experience with insurance. The people I bought my 'converted' Granvia from supplied a 3 day insurance, so I could get it home, but when I contacted the insurer ( Caravan Club) the first question was, who converted it? I chased down the previous owner, he didn't know, but looking at i...
by Robst
23 Jan 2018, 11:11
Forum: campervans and conversions
Topic: Winter heating
Replies: 8
Views: 3739

Re: Winter heating

Good to hear that you opted for a blown air heater. Have you checked to see if you have insulation behind the trim panels? Mine didn't! Using flame or catalytic heaters in confined spaces can cause CARBON MONOXIDE buildup which is dangerous/lethal. Having said that, newer heaters have 'Oxysafe' pilo...
by Robst
23 Jan 2018, 10:44
Forum: campervans and conversions
Topic: Camper body panel insulation/electrics
Replies: 1
Views: 604

Camper body panel insulation/electrics

My recently acquired Granvia camper appears to be a 'self build' I decided to pull out the horribly installed cabinets and refit them further back,as they stopped the driver's seat movement. ( long legs.) New end and internal panels, were made up from beech faced Melamine/Chipboard laminate (Serco, ...
by Robst
16 Jan 2018, 18:34
Forum: how do i
Topic: Parts Lists
Replies: 10
Views: 9773

Re: Parts Lists

Thanks, very useful! ( Once I found out how to translate from Russian!)
by Robst
30 Dec 2017, 11:53
Forum: how do i
Topic: drivers electric seat that only moves on oneside? I called BBC spares and.
Replies: 2
Views: 1359

Re: drivers electric seat that only moves on oneside? I called BBC spares and.

The plastic gear is available from the USA. I'm awaiting arrival of one. I found a youtube site which showed how to change it/where to get it from. The Company in the US is www.cruiserparts.net. The gear is listed as a front power seat track gear for a '93 Toyota Supra. I had to hunt around the site...
by Robst
30 Dec 2017, 11:49
Forum: how do i
Topic: Good Vibrations?
Replies: 2
Views: 1467

Re: Good Vibrations?

Vibration at 70 could be wheel balance related.
Screech could be belt to alternator is worn/slack
Clunk on transmission could be loose propshaft or worn propshaft joints.
Good to check those before it gets expensive! Happy New Year!
by Robst
23 Dec 2017, 12:37
Forum: buy and sell
Topic: Front Seats For Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 1733

Re: Front Seats For Sale

Robst wrote:Hi I'm down in Surrey £50 ?

Bob

If that isn't enough, give me a starting point, I'm not a mindreader :D
by Robst
19 Dec 2017, 01:29
Forum: buy and sell
Topic: Front Seats For Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 1733

Re: Front Seats For Sale

No reply??
by Robst
14 Dec 2017, 14:38
Forum: buy and sell
Topic: Front Seats For Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 1733

Re: Front Seats For Sale

Hi I'm down in Surrey £50 ?

Bob

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