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by Doone
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Thermostat and temp gauge sensor
Replies: 2
Views: 66

Re: Thermostat and temp gauge sensor

Changed plenty of these. No sealant on the sensor, its a taper fit. The genuine thermostat gasket has sealant on it. If its non-genuine, you may need to add some. Something to check - If you undo the expansion tank and air bubbles up, put the cap back on. Then take the radiator cap off and top up th...
by Doone
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Campervan Conversions in Bongos
Topic: Rear Slide Out Kitchen Pod
Replies: 13
Views: 160

Re: Rear Slide Out Kitchen Pod

It is Ady! 8)
by Doone
Fri Oct 23, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Campervan Conversions in Bongos
Topic: Rear Slide Out Kitchen Pod
Replies: 13
Views: 160

Re: Rear Slide Out Kitchen Pod

We still have that pull out pod. We bought it from Chell and Ady (but we're not planning on selling it). :)
by Doone
Fri Oct 23, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: EGR Blanking
Replies: 17
Views: 738

Re: EGR Blanking

There is a gasket between the EGR joint. You could draw around it.
by Doone
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Temp gauge/heating/fan problems
Replies: 22
Views: 242

Re: Temp gauge/heating/fan problems

"the problem is the engine is not getting to operating temperature when it should"
I'd put this possibility in writing to the dealer.
by Doone
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: John Sheldrick (Francophile1947) RIP
Replies: 8
Views: 530

Re: John Sheldrick (Francophile1947) RIP

Thats so sad, John was a nice man. Our condolences to his family.
by Doone
Mon Sep 14, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Centre light unit dim
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Centre light unit dim

Thanks Geoff, its now been added to FAQs. :)
by Doone
Mon Sep 14, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: FAQs
Topic: Cabin light replacement
Replies: 0
Views: 661

Cabin light replacement

How to remove the light cover and replace the standard bulb with an LED bulb.
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by Doone
Fri Sep 11, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Folding Mirrors not working
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Re: Folding Mirrors not working

What Bob said. :)
And sometimes non-electric/non-folding mirrors have been fitted in place of the electric ones.
by Doone
Thu Sep 10, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Fitted Thule 973 - Lessons learnt
Replies: 1
Views: 173

Re: Fitted Thule 973 - Lessons learnt

Thanks for this, it'll certainly help people
by Doone
Sun Sep 06, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Admin & Club Matters
Topic: Accessing Members Area: Problems With Chrome?
Replies: 6
Views: 879

Re: Accessing Members Area: Problems With Chrome?

I'm using chrome on my phone and just accessed it without a problem.
by Doone
Tue Sep 01, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Removable fly netting repair
Replies: 10
Views: 294

Re: Removable fly netting repair

We've removed several roof tents to replace with other used ones and they've gone back ok. We glue the fixing 'screws' in with araldite or similar.
by Doone
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Techie Stuff
Topic: Removable fly netting repair
Replies: 10
Views: 294

Re: Removable fly netting repair

It might be possible to replace the mosquito net without removing the roof tent? Allan has posted some information that might help you, see this link: https://www.allansvehicleservices.co.uk ... ongo-tips/
by Doone
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Bongo Chat
Topic: Seat covers
Replies: 5
Views: 313

Re: Seat covers

A customer of ours recently told us that they'd asked a vehicle upholsterer for the price up a tailor made set of slip-covers for the Bongo. They were quoted a starting price of over £100 per seat!. Apparently there's a lot of work involved. Lidl or Aldi get sets in fairly often that fit a Bongo. An...
by Doone
Mon Aug 24, 2020 10:15 am
Forum: Campervan Conversions in Bongos
Topic: This is my homemade conversion
Replies: 4
Views: 322

Re: This is my homemade conversion

Good plan! I love seeing these self conversions, great ideas.