rogsmith

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About rogsmith

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  • Toyota Model
    RAV4 2.0 GX
  • Toyota Year
    1995
  • Location
    Essex
  • Interests
    General Automotive
    Car Restoration
    Car Modification
  1. Hello mate, Yeah your probably correct.The trouble is the fob itself isnt in the best condition the button is almost sitting inside the case as it is so i may just stick with the old fashion key in the lock.Whoever designed these fobs didnt seem to give them much thought no wonder they arnt used any more.
  2. Hello all (again) Ok yet another little problem but one that links to something i have already asked about.My key fob isnt very good,i suppose it is 15 odd years old.I have gone to open the car tonight and having pressed the button which now is almost inside the case it wouldnt open the car,(yeah yeah you have guessed it) I had to open with the key and i have set the immobiliser so it wont start now.What do i need to do as i wasnt told when i purchased the car.I have had to leave it at work and could really do with getting it sorted.Many thanks. Ok i have gone up to my car with the 2nd key fob i had which is held together with tape and thankfully that has opened the car and worked straight away.No more locking with the buttons for me its the key all the way from now on,what a !Removed! pain.
  3. Hello mate, Thats great i will give that a go.Many thanks mate.
  4. Hello, Not sure if this is a common problem but worth asking.My wipers seem very slow,i first thought it was dodgy blades put on by the previous owner.But once they are going and theres a lot of water they seem ok so possibly the motor. Has anyone else had this and if so was it just a case of getting a new motor,if so any good places to get one from.Any help would be great,many thanks.
  5. rogsmith

    Parts

    Thanks chaps.Im searching around now but thought i would ask on here first as there are plenty of people on here that know a thing or two. EDIT, Found on ebay £20 for the set,nice.
  6. rogsmith

    Parts

    Hello, I have just broken the luggage cover (i think thats what its called) on my rav.Its the one in the back on the drivers side.Does anyone know of good places to get a replacement.Many thanks.
  7. Great stuff thanks mate.I assumed they should be ok because when i first typed my reg into one of they tyre places it gave the 235/60 but when i looked it was the 215/70 that were on the car. Thanks again all.
  8. Thanks for all the replies.Although im a bit confused can i assume that no real difference will be made if i switch from the 4 215/70 on my car to 4 235/60 tyres.
  9. I dont know what you mean mate,it quite cleary says 215.
  10. Hello mate, Thanks for the reply.Im new to owning a 4x4 so does it make much difference what tyres i get.To be honest i have never really taken a great deal of notice before i have just got whats on the car.Its only after typing my reg into tyre places this weekend and it giving me one option but on the car i have the other,this intrigued me so i wondered what the difference is and whats the best. Im not going to be doing many miles,certainly wont have the chance to be doing very high speeds and it will be mainly road use. Just as a quick note after lots of searching i think i have found the answer to my question on another thread by bitman.
  11. Chaps i did ask this in another thread.My car standard tyres are 235/60 H16.On the car at the moment are 215/70 R16. Can anyone tell me what the difference is. And dont say 20/10 its not funny........i really want to know is it noise,grip,comfort or not really anything to matter that much. crofter you mentioned nexus,i cant seem to find much on them you didnt by any chance mean these did you, http://www.camskill...._60R16_100H_TL_
  12. I will take a look mate.I wont be driving very far either and certainly wont be flooring it so these could well be ok.Thanks mate.
  13. Thanks all for the replies.All look nice tyres a tad more than i wanted to spend,I realise tyres are very important and its a bit naughty by the person that sold me the car that im having to do this but heyho. Anway please keep the examples and advise coming im googling like mad at the moment.I found some fitted for £300 £75 per tyre but after looking into them they havnt got a good right up so im not going with those.I may well do two for now and get better quality then another two after Christmas.