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Forum: Car Forum Today, 01:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
That will be my choice from next year. The last...

That will be my choice from next year. The last service was advised as going to cost me £179, then I received a telephone call to say that as the car was five years' old the timing belt would need...
Forum: Car Forum Today, 10:32 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
That is rather what I expected. No doubt it is...

That is rather what I expected. No doubt it is not possible to change the batteries over either, that will require a 'special' procedure to reset the computer or something similar.

There's no...
Forum: General Chat Today, 09:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 359
Posted By Baz46
Maybe the contributions we pay should be invested...

Maybe the contributions we pay should be invested in a private pension fund, at least we would get more for what we pay in.

I know that £ for £ and over a shorter time of contributing I receive...
Forum: Photos and Art Today, 09:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 94
Posted By Baz46
It's the shadows that give the illusion of...

It's the shadows that give the illusion of reality. Some while back there was an artist who painted buildings on flat surfaces, such as pavements, they too had all the shadows necessary to make them...
Forum: Photos and Art Today, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 94
Posted By Baz46
There are some very clever, artistic people about...

There are some very clever, artistic people about who create tattooing – extremely effective and realistic, not that I would like one sitting on my shoulder though. :shock: :-)
Forum: General Chat Today, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 105
Posted By Baz46
Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to...

Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to you swimfeeders and to all who follow.

A windy morning is forecast with blustery showers but with sunny spells in places.
Maximum temperature 6ºC....
Forum: Car Forum Yesterday, 08:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
I hope that is the case as I fully expected those...

I hope that is the case as I fully expected those parts to cost far more than those fitted to a regular car without start/stop. My VW Golf has only done 20,000 miles and it's now coming up to six...
Forum: Car Forum Yesterday, 08:06 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
I see what you mean with that scenario, it could...

I see what you mean with that scenario, it could happen I guess, although my car is garaged so probably less likely for this to happen than with one parked in the street all night.

Most...
Forum: Your Introductions! Yesterday, 07:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 207
Posted By Baz46
Hi Glanny and welcome, hope you enjoy your time...

Hi Glanny and welcome, hope you enjoy your time on Over50sForum. :-)
Forum: Car Forum Yesterday, 05:36 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
When I first bought my VW Golf I was a little...

When I first bought my VW Golf I was a little concerned that the battery would go flat leaving me stranded if the engine had cut out with that start/stop system. I was assured by staff where I bought...
Forum: Car Forum Yesterday, 05:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
Yes, of course Longdogs, silly me I forgot that...

Yes, of course Longdogs, silly me I forgot that they are a law unto themselves! :confused: :-)
Forum: Your Introductions! Yesterday, 05:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 146
Posted By Baz46
Hi Percy and welcome, hope you enjoy your time on...

Hi Percy and welcome, hope you enjoy your time on Over50sForum. :-)
Forum: Car Forum Yesterday, 03:34 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
I have the same on my VW Golf 1.6 TDI Blue...

I have the same on my VW Golf 1.6 TDI Blue Motion, not easy to get used to at first but now I almost forget about it. One time recently though, I was approaching a queue of cars at the traffic lights...
Forum: Car Forum Yesterday, 03:25 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 439
Posted By Baz46
Well, the local Morrison's supermarket have half...

Well, the local Morrison's supermarket have half a dozen or so charging points alongside the disabled parking spaces so I give you one guess as to what could be done while waiting? :-)

Mind you,...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 08:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 138
Posted By Baz46
Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to...

Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to you all.

A windy day is forecast for today with strong gusts at times. Mostly dry with sunny
spells but with isolated showers. Maximum temperature...
Forum: Car Forum 07-12-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 547
Posted By Baz46
Personally I dislike automatic gearboxes, I...

Personally I dislike automatic gearboxes, I reckon it's too much like sitting at home in the armchair watching television. I much prefer to 'drive' a car using the gears in various ways to achieve...
Forum: Finance & Banking 07-12-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 98
Posted By Baz46
I have had an account with Santander for many...

I have had an account with Santander for many years and found them to be very good. First it was a Business Account which gave free banking, at a time when other banks were charging 64p for every...
Forum: General Chat 07-12-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 143
Posted By Baz46
Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to...

Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to you all.

It's not raining, for a change! A dry day is forecast for today with bright or sunny spells.
Rather mild with a maximum temperature 10ºC....
Forum: TV & Film 06-12-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 229
Posted By Baz46
Question Time = Brexit = boring. No interesting...

Question Time = Brexit = boring. No interesting panellists, plenty of political 'sniping'
so the same old, same old these days – no thanks! :-(
Forum: General Chat 06-12-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 90
Posted By Baz46
Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to...

Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to you all. :-)

It has been pouring with rain during the night, that is the forecast too. Not as cold as recently though. Maximum temperature 12ºC.
...
Forum: General Chat 05-12-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 144
Posted By Baz46
What a little star this one is!

What a happy story this is and such a happy and endearing young girl. I defy anyone to watch the video and not feel some emotion about her and her story.

"A six-year-old girl who survived a brain...
Forum: General Chat 05-12-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 180
Posted By Baz46
Good morning, well only a couple of hours' late...

Good morning, well only a couple of hours' late (better late than never though) from
‘out in the rural sticks’ to you all. :-)

It was another very cold morning earlier. Dry and bright becoming...
Forum: General Chat 04-12-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 131
Posted By Baz46
Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to...

Good morning from ‘out in the rural sticks’ to you all. :-)

It’s another cold morning again. A dry day with sunny spells for most, after any fog
or freezing fog has lifted, is the forecast....
Forum: Politics & Govt 03-12-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By Baz46
Those figures rather show up the Basic State...

Those figures rather show up the Basic State Pension for what it is, pitifully low after possibly working for 55 years as I have:

The full new State Pension is £168.60 per week if you are
• a man...
Forum: General Chat 03-12-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 314
Posted By Baz46
I found the sun very difficult this afternoon...

I found the sun very difficult this afternoon with it being so bright and low in the sky. Fortunately the sun visor in my Golf is almost good enough to block it out, not entirely though or I...
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