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Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Suspension lever tool - any good? (3 replies - 4696 views)

Guys Just wondered if anyone had bought one of these suspension lever tools? http://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0247/9729/products/6104-BZ_d3e0730b-6274-47d3-bc4a-99ae9a62b053_1024x1024.jpeg?v=1376069836 http://www.ccw-tools.com/uploads/images_products_large/33170.jpg http://www.automotive-toolzone.co.uk/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/650x650/312c1b703ec6acb50201dd2106844964/0/8/08080000.jpg Wonder how good they are and how robust, as I have visions of them ...   Mon May 25th, 2015 01:57 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Smoke machines... (3 replies - 4849 views)

Hi Fav Thanks for the reply. What have you found it most handy for? What psi do you use it at? Are you using baby oil of anything special? David ...   Mon Sep 23rd, 2013 01:08 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Smoke machines... (3 replies - 4849 views)

Hi Guys This is not MOT related, but I thought I would ask if anyone has bought a smoke machine? Not a gas analyser, but a smoke ...   Fri Sep 20th, 2013 07:05 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > BEA850 - HC channel not adjusted (3 replies - 4125 views)

Hi there I probably do - but would not call it unannounced! Do you think I should!??! I rebooted the box again today and it worked for ...   Thu Apr 18th, 2013 06:52 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > BEA850 - HC channel not adjusted (3 replies - 4125 views)

Hi Guys I am affraid I'm back again with another issue with this BEA850! It was calibrated around a month ago and been fine since. Today is appeared ...   Wed Apr 17th, 2013 08:27 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Bosch BEA850 - remote control not working after calibration (7 replies - 7339 views)

Hi Well thats a beer I owe you Mark! Remote now working as it should be! THANKS! ...   Tue Apr 2nd, 2013 04:06 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Bosch BEA850 - remote control not working after calibration (7 replies - 7339 views)

Hi Markt That would be excellent... heaven knows why the guy did not know to do that on ours. Its a shame that so little knowledge about ...   Sat Mar 30th, 2013 05:40 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Bosch BEA850 - remote control not working after calibration (7 replies - 7339 views)

kit1958 wrote: Why not call back the person who did the calibration ? Yeh... that would work if he played ball... he claims calibration did nothing else ...   Wed Mar 27th, 2013 09:36 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Bosch BEA850 - remote control not working after calibration (7 replies - 7339 views)

Guys I am back with yet another problem with this damn BEA... The unit was calibrated last week and since then the remote control does not work! If ...   Wed Mar 27th, 2013 07:00 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Hi   Thanks for that observation - that to me says there are some drivers that are either no longer loaded in Systemsoft or within the OS. I ...   Wed Feb 22nd, 2012 04:31 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Hi Ok - I give up! I had a good look around the directory structure and can see no evidence of interface settings/setup other than within the ...   Wed Feb 22nd, 2012 02:23 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Hi Mark That is a very kind offer! I will not be in until lunchtime, so I will post an update after a wee play in the ...   Tue Feb 21st, 2012 08:16 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Hi Thanks for confirming the LED. I will swap the USB cable tomorrow - dont have a spare one here. The device is in device manager, so its ...   Tue Feb 21st, 2012 05:07 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Hi Ok... strange one...but USB is not an option in the interface box! Weird! There is com 1-4 and MUX.... I guess there must be a driver missing or ...   Tue Feb 21st, 2012 10:39 am

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

HI Thanks for that reply -  I will give it a go now. Question to myself...why did I not think of trying USB?!?!? David ...   Tue Feb 21st, 2012 10:19 am

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Hi Yes, its the bar with the leads.. The green led flashes... so its getting power. I cannot remember if it always flashed...funny how you only notice things ...   Mon Feb 20th, 2012 08:57 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Hi I just typed a verbose reply and then it told me the reply was too big- AGH!!! I will try again! The machine works 100% fine other ...   Mon Feb 20th, 2012 07:52 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

No one got a BEA and able to help?   I am struggling! David ...   Mon Feb 20th, 2012 03:29 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > Help needed please - Bosch BEA850.... (16 replies - 11031 views)

Guys I hope someone can help and point me in the right direction. Since having the gas analyser calibrated, the MTM (extended) on our BEA850 is no ...   Sun Feb 19th, 2012 08:31 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Volvo XC90 Handbrake woes (10 replies - 26705 views)

Hi Well, the "handbreak" on mine is now better, after a few hundred yards use on the open road... Spreading the adjuster so that there are only ...   Sun Jan 2nd, 2011 07:51 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Volvo XC90 Handbrake woes (10 replies - 26705 views)

Hi The original "drums" were somewhat rusty...as you say, no real use. I did replace the discs, so new shoes and drum... still terrible. I need to take ...   Mon Oct 25th, 2010 11:29 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Volvo XC90 Handbrake woes (10 replies - 26705 views)

Hi Yes, concensus...is its crap... which is out of order on a so called premium marque. The cam at the backplate has no adjustment at all - ...   Sun Oct 24th, 2010 07:53 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Volvo XC90 Handbrake woes (10 replies - 26705 views)

Thanks Guys I do need to check the balance, and without rollers its not easy (other than jack rear and check grab is approx the same ...   Wed Oct 13th, 2010 10:53 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Volvo XC90 Handbrake woes (10 replies - 26705 views)

Guys I have a XC90, and have trouble with the handbrake efficiency. I have not had it on the rollers, but the brake is terrible - I ...   Mon Oct 11th, 2010 07:10 pm

General Off-Topic 'Discussions' - when it gets down to the fine detail | MOT Forum > New Posts at bottom? (6 replies - 6459 views)

I agree... I had never thought of it like a book! If you follow every post, then the format is great, but if you only have ...   Sun Apr 18th, 2010 10:35 am

General Off-Topic 'Discussions' - when it gets down to the fine detail | MOT Forum > New Posts at bottom? (6 replies - 6459 views)

Hi Guys In other forums, its a profile option to set what is best for you... I think that unless you read every post in every thread, ...   Fri Apr 16th, 2010 09:14 am

General Off-Topic 'Discussions' - when it gets down to the fine detail | MOT Forum > New Posts at bottom? (6 replies - 6459 views)

Hi Guys First post here... looks like you have a good thing going on. Quick question - how do I change my profile so it shows the ...   Thu Apr 15th, 2010 06:24 pm


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