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by flyboy3
Sat Jul 31, 2021 10:00 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: DAB reception
Replies: 25
Views: 3719

Re: DAB reception

DAB only advantage is it provides a constant quality as long as coverage is within specs. Unlike FM, where quality degrades slowly, DAB is always good or inexistent. Those days streaming music from an online service covers both scenarios much better by all definitions. A playlist saved on the phone...
by flyboy3
Sat Jul 31, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: DAB reception
Replies: 25
Views: 3719

Re: DAB reception

I don't use my DAB that often, but when I do I've noticed it cuts out if I go into tunnels, but even short tunnels where you can see the other side. Also in my parking garage ( we have a multistory and I'm on the ground floor) some stations seem to cut out. Is this normal for DAB or possibly someth...
by flyboy3
Sat Jul 31, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: DAB reception
Replies: 25
Views: 3719

Re: DAB reception

I don't use my DAB that often, but when I do I've noticed it cuts out if I go into tunnels, but even short tunnels where you can see the other side. Also in my parking garage ( we have a multistory and I'm on the ground floor) some stations seem to cut out. Is this normal for DAB or possibly somethi...
by flyboy3
Sun Jul 25, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: Main Toyota C-HR chat
Topic: Outside lower black trim.
Replies: 4
Views: 612

Re: Outside lower black trim.

Not used it yet, but some good reviews for this: https://www.supagardshop.co.uk/tyre-tri ... ct-reviews

by flyboy3
Sun Jul 25, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Our new GR
Replies: 9
Views: 748

Re: Our new GR

Congrats and welcome to the group!
by flyboy3
Sun Jul 25, 2021 12:03 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New C-HR ordered, delivery ?
Replies: 11
Views: 1344

Re: New C-HR ordered, delivery ?

Actually, just thinking about it, mine was "made" mid Jan (placed order mid Dec). Not sure when was shipped. but 4 weeks might be realistic.
by flyboy3
Sun Jul 25, 2021 12:00 am
Forum: Main Toyota C-HR chat
Topic: Microwave fried batteries - HELP
Replies: 9
Views: 1380

Re: Microwave fried batteries - HELP

could you not just use the spare keys until you sell it , never known a buyer or garage check that both keys work? It's no longer a spare key when it's the only one. Took my old car to a dealer for quote. They tested both keys. Sold it via WBAC and they tested both keys too, otherwise it would have...
by flyboy3
Sat Jul 24, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New C-HR ordered, delivery ?
Replies: 11
Views: 1344

Re: New C-HR ordered, delivery ?

Ordered my Excel 16th July informed on 20th July it was in transit from Turkey, How long will this take? 🤞🤞 With the continual issues due to Brexit shenanigans (new border controls, lack of HGV drivers), 3 month to 3 years... Have you got the app that tracks its progress? My dealer didn't mention i...
by flyboy3
Mon Jul 19, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Roadside Assistance
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Re: Roadside Assistance

smartly wrote:
Mon Jul 19, 2021 10:22 pm
It is a small pack, charged from USB and gives enough charge to start the car. It fits in a sandwich box !!
Got a link per chance? Price? And does it work on the hybrid models?
by flyboy3
Mon Jul 19, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Roadside Assistance
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Re: Roadside Assistance

smartly wrote:
Mon Jul 19, 2021 9:29 am
Once when the battery was flat during lockdown.
Same as me on my previous CHR, but ever since I've kept the battery charged myself ( as I do low mileage now ) and carry a small boost pack.
Boost pack? Please Explain!