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by jaapv
Sat Nov 27, 2021 2:14 am
Forum: General / Main Outlander PHEV Owners Forum
Topic: TPMS on the PHEV - no pressures, what a joke!
Replies: 44
Views: 9367

Re: TPMS on the PHEV - no pressures, what a joke!

I haven't needed a spanner nor a lock nut, just the rubber gaiter and they haven't come adrift yet in eight years' time. The number of cap thieves must be high down under - probably all of ours have emigrated there. :lol: The spanner provided with the set is really meant to hold them when you open t...
by jaapv
Fri Nov 26, 2021 12:42 am
Forum: General / Main Outlander PHEV Owners Forum
Topic: TPMS on the PHEV - no pressures, what a joke!
Replies: 44
Views: 9367

Re: TPMS on the PHEV - no pressures, what a joke!

Don't you use normal caps? Exactly the same for removing...
by jaapv
Wed Nov 24, 2021 8:59 am
Forum: General / Main Outlander PHEV Owners Forum
Topic: TPMS on the PHEV - no pressures, what a joke!
Replies: 44
Views: 9367

Re: TPMS on the PHEV - no pressures, what a joke!

I have the Steelmate system for that.
by jaapv
Mon Nov 22, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: General / Main Outlander PHEV Owners Forum
Topic: I just found out after weeks of constant topping up petrol
Replies: 8
Views: 329

Re: I just found out after weeks of constant topping up petrol

The OP clearly didn't realize that the charge button forces charging during driving, and that the ICE/generator consumes petrol. He was simply forcing the car to be a simple hybrid - which, for a two-ton car with the same air resistance as Canterbury Cathedral, is not very efficient...
by jaapv
Mon Nov 22, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: General / Main Outlander PHEV Owners Forum
Topic: Outrageous deal, something wrong?
Replies: 11
Views: 452

Re: Outrageous deal, something wrong?

Well, if the document provided is from another car (and carefully copied/faked) and the car being sold has fake numbers mimicking the original car, the scheme can work, as it did in this case.
by jaapv
Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:57 pm
Forum: General / Main Outlander PHEV Owners Forum
Topic: Outrageous deal, something wrong?
Replies: 11
Views: 452

Re: Outrageous deal, something wrong?

Is V5c some government required bullshit in UK? If it's so important how you do the transfer on your name without it? From what I have read in first glance... why you should track vehicle registrations and insurance etc.!? Well, this is what the government bullshit is for. I really feel for Henry76...
by jaapv
Wed Nov 17, 2021 9:44 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: 12 Volt 2:00 PM Charge
Replies: 8
Views: 340

Re: 12 Volt 2:00 PM Charge

Oh, it has WiFi/app but I never saw a reason to use it.
by jaapv
Wed Nov 17, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: News and Main Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Forum Discussions
Topic: DAB displays stations but won’t play them
Replies: 7
Views: 2446

Re: DAB displays stations but won’t play them

Have the antenna and connections checked. I had the same issue (long time ago) and there was a bad connection.
by jaapv
Tue Nov 16, 2021 6:39 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: 12 Volt 2:00 PM Charge
Replies: 8
Views: 340

Re: 12 Volt 2:00 PM Charge

Not really, but in eight weeks the alarm alone would have drained such a small battery if it were not topped up regularly.

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