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    They certainly don't make stuff like they use too...

    They certainly don't make stuff like they use too anymore.!!! We have a Hotpoint tumble dryer which is now well over 40-years old and is still going strong, o.k. it's not used every day now since the...
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    A good deed like loaning your tools or equipment...

    A good deed like loaning your tools or equipment to a friend, neighbour or almost anyone really usually works out fine in most cases but on occasions such as this maybe one should consider not to...
  3. Thread: 10 days

    by Kernow60
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    WTF I've seen more meat on a butchers pencil.!!!...

    WTF I've seen more meat on a butchers pencil.!!! Why would he want to get his kit off and prance around, especially looking like that.? :confused:
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    The problem with fitting 195/40 16's in place of...

    The problem with fitting 195/40 16's in place of 175/50 16's is the 195's are 19mm smaller in diameter (-3.3%) than the 175's which will give speedo readings faster than than actual.The nearest size...
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    IMO you can't go wrong with either, the Brabus is...

    IMO you can't go wrong with either, the Brabus is always going to command more money to purchase because it's probably more desirable, I own a 2008 Brabus and am delighted with it, as is a close...
  6. To be on the safe side go for the 84 turbo model,...

    To be on the safe side go for the 84 turbo model, you won't have belt or pulley issues with one of them. Let alone the fact that it performs much, much better.....imo it's a no brainer. :smartbs: :p
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    Assume it's the test would be the same on the...

    Assume it's the test would be the same on the 451.???
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    With regards to the emissions failure I tend to...

    With regards to the emissions failure I tend to use Millers Petrol Additive just follow the instructions on the bottle, you can even double up on the dose for m.o.t. purposes. It will clean your...
  9. Thread: New Smart!

    by Kernow60
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    Looks very nice, a little cracker to say the...

    Looks very nice, a little cracker to say the least, not a bad price either. Personally I would give the Brabus a run down to St Ives, you'll love it. I've had my 08 451 Brabus Cabby in black for...
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    I would think it should be quite easy..... if you...

    I would think it should be quite easy..... if you release the bonnet catches and either remove or let the bonnet hang on the straps you should be able to access the grill.
    Although I own a 451...
  11. I wouldn't scrap it especially with a re-built...

    I wouldn't scrap it especially with a re-built motor, why not just post it in the classifieds on here it may be just what someone is looking for. :smartbs:
  12. I'm probably considered a bit of a short arse at...

    I'm probably considered a bit of a short arse at only 5' 6" and I have no problem with either reach or legroom in my 451, my previously mentioned friend who has the 451 84 Passion is approx 6' 4" he...
  13. Like you I'm not convinced about the new Smart...

    Like you I'm not convinced about the new Smart Fortwo or the Forfour for that matter, methinks somewhere along the way Smart lost the plot somewhat, but each to their own I guess.
    I used to own a...
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    The 451 84bhp model is turbo charged just like...

    The 451 84bhp model is turbo charged just like the Brabus, in fact I believe the later versions have the 98bhp turbo charged engine, probably when the Brabus went up to 102bhp. The 84 is between the...
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    My current Smart is a Brabus 451 cabby, gearbox...

    My current Smart is a Brabus 451 cabby, gearbox soft-tip soft-touch & paddles, the same applied to my previous Smart Brabus 450. In my personal opinion, as much as I loved and enjoyed my 450 Brabus...
  16. I use a small solar panel mounted on the back of...

    I use a small solar panel mounted on the back of my garage, mainly because it's a small lock-up and doesn't have any power. The panel is approx 450mm x 350mm and produces 20watts max through a...
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    Your best bet would be contact Rob at S2 Smarts...

    Your best bet would be contact Rob at S2 Smarts in Watford, he races one and you may depend knows all there is to know about how too get the maximum out of the 999 Mitsubishi 3-cylinder unit....
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    It really is a simple enough job assuming you...

    It really is a simple enough job assuming you have the tools and the knowledge, and of course it goes without saying a spare spring. So unless you qualify, best advice is to find a Smart specialist...
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    We have a Smart specialist down here in Cornwall,...

    We have a Smart specialist down here in Cornwall, and I recently asked him the very same question his reply was that since coming onto the scene in 2007, he has never had to rebuild any of the 451...
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    No-worries good luck with getting it sorted.

    No-worries good luck with getting it sorted.
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    Hi not sure if I can help, but I also have a 451...

    Hi not sure if I can help, but I also have a 451 fortwo cabby, and as I'm sure you realise they are naturally a lot noisier simply because you have material between you and the outside world instead...
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    This is probably the best way to...

    This is probably the best way to go......................................http://www.methanol-injection.co.uk/

    Just mix methanol with water, once the kit has been fitted, gives lot's more power as...
  23. Thread: 451 turbo !

    by Kernow60
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    I'm pretty sure I paid 110 road tax for my 58...

    I'm pretty sure I paid 110 road tax for my 58 plate Brabus 451 a couple of months back, not sure what difference if any the new rates will make to it next year,???
    I also use the Tesco momentum in...
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    Smart 451 Bluetooth Handsfree Phone

    Hi,
    I'm after some help & advice please.?
    My 2008 451 has a Smart bluetooth phone fitted, I assume it was either factory fitted or added has an accessory by the first owner.
    Does anyone out...
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    Hi LucidSmart Thank you all back to normal, and...

    Hi LucidSmart
    Thank you all back to normal, and many thanks to all who assisted here with my site problem. :) :smartbs:
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