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by Rivendell63
Wed Aug 12, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Brake query
Replies: 7
Views: 4906

Re: Brake query

Any updates or have they 'stopped' responding ?
by Rivendell63
Sun Jul 26, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Website Issues
Topic: Car of the Year
Replies: 1
Views: 3010

Re: Car of the Year

Don't read any of the papers, but nice shout
by Rivendell63
Tue Jul 21, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Stop/start query
Replies: 4
Views: 3214

Re: Stop/start query

My experience so far is that it simply appears to have a mind of its own .... providing the engine has warmed up, it will cut out when you come to a stop. Releasing the pressure on the brake pedal does restart the engine, but I'm working to find a consistent approach
by Rivendell63
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Soon to be Kamiq owner
Replies: 8
Views: 5196

Re: Soon to be Kamiq owner

Wow .. Have you tried pulling the pads out to check them or are you just going back to the dealer ?
by Rivendell63
Fri Jul 17, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Kamiq chat
Topic: How many members have a Kamiq sitting on their drive?
Replies: 33
Views: 15588

Re: How many members have a Kamiq sitting on their drive?

I watched so many video road tests prior to making my final decision to select the Kamiq. Each of them praised the Amundson unit in the Kamiq, claiming it was excellent and intuitive for use. Well if this an intuitive system then maybe I'm just thick. There are several things which do not make any s...
by Rivendell63
Fri Jul 17, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: Time for a wash
Replies: 2
Views: 2883

Re: Time for a wash

Only just started using it, but fairly impressive stuff. Autoglym Polar series includes the Snowfoam, then a shampoo wash option, followed by a wax type option. All of these are delivered via the pressure washer. Check out the link for more info. The pack of 3 bottles was £22 delivered https://www.a...
by Rivendell63
Fri Jul 17, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Soon to be Kamiq owner
Replies: 8
Views: 5196

Re: Soon to be Kamiq owner

Hi Lofty, I've been running mine for 3 weeks now and love it. It is the 115 engine and although I was a little concerned it may be lacking in 'grunt' it performs quite well although not as 'punchy' as my previous 1.5 diesel powered Nissan. Still very much in the educational stage as I get to grips w...
by Rivendell63
Fri Jul 17, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: consumption
Replies: 3
Views: 4727

Re: consumption

I've gone through a full tank and averaged 42.9 mpg Most of this have been short runs with nothing of any great duration so variable speeds. Still managing to get to grips with the DSG box and hopeful of getting this performance up a touch more
by Rivendell63
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Kamiq chat
Topic: How many members have a Kamiq sitting on their drive?
Replies: 33
Views: 15588

Re: How many members have a Kamiq sitting on their drive?

What's you main issues with the virtual cockpit Lofty ? I agree it takes some getting used too and I've found myself leaving it on a particular set up which is pleasing and non too complicated. Happy to try and provide answers if I can
by Rivendell63
Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: Time for a wash
Replies: 2
Views: 2883

Time for a wash

Who says it doesn't snow in the sunshine