OK, so this is a bit of a dramatic title. My car has now been fixed, one head gasket replacement later, including head bolts, manifold gaskets, cam cover gasket and various other seals its now running fine. The oxygen sensor was only contaminated with water vapour, so once the gasket was fixed and the fault [...]
Well, it looks fairly serious. My old motor was taken away today to be repaired. It looks like it was a head gasket failure, probably from the coolant to combusiton chamber, this would have then caused the oxygen sensor to fail and bring the whole car to a halt. These cars are so full of [...]
From The Register – this must be the most bullshit ever! They are claiming that people are better off in packed carriages. Try squeezing 12 people into a family car and saying its safer?
The Department of Transport claims Â£88M a week is being spent on improvements to the rail network. What the heck are [...]
After a day of strong winds I now have a two fence panels down with a broken post to replace. I also think one of the other sections has a broken post. Not bad for posts that have been in the ground for over 15 years!
I also have a large pile of rotting vegetable [...]
While working away on a Saturday afternoon my PC rebooted, nothing unusual in that, its done it once or twice before. But this time was different, it failed to come back properly. After trying a few power cycles nothing was happening. So started removing the various add-on cards so try to track down the problem. [...]
I’ve just bought one of these 3.5-Inch Media Player Hard Drive Enclosure as they were on special offer. I dont think I would have bothered at the original price. I also had a discount voucher so in the end I paid Â£36.99.
After installing a 250Gb hard disk that was in an old usb enclosure [...]
Its 2007 already, ok, so I’m a day late with this. Just got back from almost 2 weeks away from home. In this time I’ve driven over 1000 miles to the north of England, down to the south west and back. My biggest question for the new year is “When will drivers learn to use [...]