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Forum: Social Forum 25th October 2020, 15:56
Replies: 31
Views: 651
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking Ah, now I get you. That sound'll be: ...

Ah, now I get you. That sound'll be:

:smilie_re: Thrrrrrrrup! :flushed:
Forum: Social Forum 23rd October 2020, 22:21
Replies: 31
Views: 651
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Interesting that one got through the forum...

Interesting that one got through the forum filter. Believe it or not while recently attempting a search for a screw on Aliexpress the door was slammed shut in my face until I confirmed my age of 18...
Forum: Social Forum 11th October 2020, 00:21
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking That sounds like a very polite declination to me....

That sounds like a very polite declination to me. :shrug:

Yes, when you have license to fire a shotgun I guess doors can open without the need for too much knocking. :p:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th October 2020, 23:36
Replies: 9
Views: 566
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I don't think that a total fix is an easy fix if...

I don't think that a total fix is an easy fix if it is at all possible atm. Some members could help alleviate the problem and some have, but sadly some haven't and it would seem that they are not for...
Forum: Social Forum 6th October 2020, 18:38
Replies: 16
Views: 542
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Lol. :D :smilie_re: I never worked for BT...

Lol. :D

:smilie_re: I never worked for BT but I was once a small shareholder who did read the annual report/brochure which was sent to me. As a result I sent a tongue-in-cheek query to the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 3rd October 2020, 11:20
Replies: 9
Views: 566
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up I think that the thanks might be due to Pete and...

I think that the thanks might be due to Pete and Simon (Simondi) for bringing about the change so far. Don't yet know if it will have fixed the problem for everyone as from what I've read of it on...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st October 2020, 21:34
Replies: 48
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Personally, I make no exception for this site...

Personally, I make no exception for this site security wise. I think it is wise to do so as very few members do not seem to be interested in something which does not affect them atm. Human nature I...
Forum: Social Forum 29th September 2020, 21:17
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Yes, Andy, lol. There are always exceptions. :D

Yes, Andy, lol. There are always exceptions. :D
Forum: Social Forum 29th September 2020, 20:33
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I was ~ 46 when my eyes started to give me some...

I was ~ 46 when my eyes started to give me some jip. The eye guy said that I had done well to reach that age before the common problem of age inflicted me. Apparently 10 or more years earlier is the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th September 2020, 11:57
Replies: 44
Views: 2,191
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
This suggests that your disk is the...

This suggests that your disk is the date-sensitive type. If it is then you have to turn back the clock on your pc to 2003 to get it to work.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 29th September 2020, 10:45
Replies: 16
Views: 767
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question The site has a valid ssl certificate, it is valid...

The site has a valid ssl certificate, it is valid until 23 July of next year. Excepting the site within your security software is not without risk. Ask yourself, what happens if the site is infected...
Forum: Social Forum 28th September 2020, 13:37
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The plot thickens. Having had a closer scoot...

The plot thickens. Having had a closer scoot around the site it would seem that not every signature with HTTP triggers the problem. Arctic has such a link in his signature to the Nano site without...
Forum: Social Forum 27th September 2020, 23:35
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up I see that's had an immediate effect Jeff and it...

I see that's had an immediate effect Jeff and it will have fixed a lot of pages across the site and on this thread in particular. Is this link any good for your rescue center as a temporary...
Forum: Social Forum 27th September 2020, 14:10
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
It's not just profiles causing the problem. Some...

It's not just profiles causing the problem. Some avvys, links and images all over the site are contributing to it. There are likely a few posts of mine on this thread and others from years gone by...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 27th September 2020, 12:23
Replies: 48
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
He hasn't Wes, Pete's action only fixed his own...

He hasn't Wes, Pete's action only fixed his own profile and there are others contributing to the issue. It is also being caused by some Avatars and an untold number of links and images in posts right...
Forum: Social Forum 26th September 2020, 13:02
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
This subject will be fresh in the minds of those...

This subject will be fresh in the minds of those who have seen or posted on this thread in the General section. Click (https://the75andztclub.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?t=308131). Just noticed that...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2020, 15:51
Replies: 48
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Yes, that is what I suspected. And I would bet...

Yes, that is what I suspected. And I would bet that if Pete posted on page 2 with his HTTP sig pic then page 2 would open the padlock too.

As above reply to Ronnie Rod.

It is not the site's...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2020, 13:21
Replies: 48
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question How does your padlock look on page 1 of this...

How does your padlock look on page 1 of this thread Rod?
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 25th September 2020, 12:46
Replies: 48
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Yes, or mixed content as it's known being...

Yes, or mixed content as it's known being displayed on the same page. Page 2 of this thread is ok but not page 1. Why? I think that the answer might be in the image in Pete's signature in post 7. It...
Forum: Social Forum 24th September 2020, 20:33
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Life I think is a challenge of nature, it was...

Life I think is a challenge of nature, it was never meant to be easy. Best wishes to you and your sister Mike - not forgetting Denise. :grouphug:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 24th September 2020, 15:50
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Have you looked inside the old key fob as that is...

Have you looked inside the old key fob as that is where I would start assuming that you still have it. Keys cut from a photograph of the blade can be had, I have seen the service advertised on both...
Forum: Social Forum 24th September 2020, 12:27
Replies: 86
Views: 3,386
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I follow the official advice and wear a mask...

I follow the official advice and wear a mask where recommended and I've prepared for a long haul and bought in bulk from China. I just wish that everyone would dispose of them in a responsible...
Forum: Social Forum 24th September 2020, 12:17
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Looking for the missing links I came across an...

Looking for the missing links I came across an interesting link showing Freddie Mercury playing live spliced for comparison with Rami Malek who played the role of Freddie Mercury in the 2018 film...
Forum: Social Forum 23rd September 2020, 00:05
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking A nice little earner for the expenses fiddlers, ...

A nice little earner for the expenses fiddlers,

:smilie_re: A cobra meeting KERCHING! :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd September 2020, 23:54
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Just caught wind of this ... but links no worky....

Just caught wind of this ... but links no worky. :shrug:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd September 2020, 23:35
Replies: 3
Views: 101
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd September 2020, 09:49
Replies: 4
Views: 93
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Technology Forum 21st September 2020, 14:12
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Cick on Start>type device manager in the search...

Cick on Start>type device manager in the search box>Click Device Manager in the list that pops up>Click Network Adapters to expand it>Click your network adapter>Click Driver> Click Update Driver.
Forum: Social Forum 20th September 2020, 10:43
Replies: 23
Views: 867
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Just seen the Wiki about QT and I was surprised...

Just seen the Wiki about QT and I was surprised to see that Paxman lost out to Dimbleby after two pilot show auditions. :eek:

:smilie_re: No way does that result seem viable without some sort of...
Forum: Social Forum 20th September 2020, 10:21
Replies: 15
Views: 313
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 19th September 2020, 03:47
Replies: 23
Views: 867
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up There were a few of that era that could have...

There were a few of that era that could have fitted the bill, Sir Ludovic Kennedy being one of them on my list.

Yes, lol. Not to mention his "here today gone tomorrow" remark which prompted...
Forum: Social Forum 18th September 2020, 12:02
Replies: 23
Views: 867
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Nooo ... please. What have we ever done to...

Nooo ... please. What have we ever done to deserve that infliction. :p: :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 18th September 2020, 11:52
Replies: 23
Views: 867
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I think that it has not been the same since it...

I think that it has not been the same since it was last presented by the late Sir Robin Day. His incisive and non-deferential manner combined well with his extensive experience as a journalist and as...
Forum: Social Forum 18th September 2020, 00:41
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking OUCH! :hurt2:

OUCH! :hurt2:
Forum: Technology Forum 18th September 2020, 00:37
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Try updating the network adapter driver in Device...

Try updating the network adapter driver in Device Manager?
Forum: Social Forum 17th September 2020, 23:25
Replies: 23
Views: 867
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Time

Barely a few minutes in tonight and ... Zzzzzzz. :bed:

:smilie_re: Bruce might be a cheek off the same backside as her employer but ... Pleeeeze! Give us Andrew Neil, Paxman or Clarkson. Anyone...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 17th September 2020, 15:30
Replies: 55
Views: 5,228
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
They arrived in good time and I'm very pleased...

They arrived in good time and I'm very pleased with the quality. The price I see has fluctuated upwards since I posted the link to them but I guess this might be due to currency fluctuations as I...
Forum: Social Forum 17th September 2020, 10:08
Replies: 8
Views: 233
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Technology Forum 14th September 2020, 15:08
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
More info on your HDD might be found in Device...

More info on your HDD might be found in Device Manager, but more important click on Computer to see how much free space you have left on it. Look at transferring some of its content to an external...
Forum: Social Forum 14th September 2020, 14:34
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 13th September 2020, 19:00
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking And from me too. :birthday2: :smilie_re: Did...

And from me too. :birthday2:

:smilie_re: Did you get card from Queen then? :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 13th September 2020, 12:19
Replies: 51
Views: 2,134
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
It was slavery which gave rise to the investment...

It was slavery which gave rise to the investment in the navy and its expansion which allowed it to become the power that it was. The period in history when this happened and the targets for slavery...
Forum: Technology Forum 6th September 2020, 19:49
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Cookies and passwords are not the same, both tend...

Cookies and passwords are not the same, both tend to have their own tickbox for deleting be it manual or auto. Ok to have cookies auto deleted but make sure that passwords are not ticked or included...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 6th September 2020, 01:45
Replies: 55
Views: 5,228
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Don't encourage him TC, he is having a Giraffe....

Don't encourage him TC, he is having a Giraffe. :getmecoat:

:smilie_re: I've ordered a couple plus one spare to qualify for the discount. Will await with bated breath on the customs outcome. :oops:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 4th September 2020, 23:15
Replies: 55
Views: 5,228
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I do believe that someone might have knocked up...

I do believe that someone might have knocked up such a copper jobbie for the none turbo's .. the Yorkshire I've heard it called. But beyond that I know nothing, nothing at all. :shower:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd September 2020, 13:18
Replies: 55
Views: 5,228
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I don't sense any interest in this item which is...

I don't sense any interest in this item which is currently available for £22.36 with free delivery to the UK from China. There is a discount for quantity but even so the price renders it liable for...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 3rd September 2020, 12:40
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Some good info on the BMW intelligent battery...

Some good info on the BMW intelligent battery sensor (IBS) in this link here. Click (https://bimmerscan.com/bmw-intelligent-battery-sensor-ibs/)
Forum: Social Forum 2nd September 2020, 10:31
Replies: 17
Views: 554
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
A council will likely have little trouble in...

A council will likely have little trouble in challenging any cash gifted if there is no previous history of similar amounts being gifted before the need for care became known. Before a financial...
Forum: Social Forum 31st August 2020, 18:56
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Not sure why you have quoted me given your...

Not sure why you have quoted me given your previous statement of "not getting at anyone in particular". :confused:

:smilie_re: I didn't want to upset anyone by posing the pertinent questions which...
Forum: Social Forum 31st August 2020, 13:24
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I wouldn't say that myself. At the level the cars...

I wouldn't say that myself. At the level the cars are driven they will not be the same nor will the resources always be the same that are put into them. The number 1 driver in a team will always be...
Forum: Social Forum 30th August 2020, 22:03
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs down Nah. Best team best car is not a test of the...

Nah. Best team best car is not a test of the driver. It might bring money and fame (or maybe infamy as the case might be or not) but respect as a driver, a champion and a good ambassador for the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th August 2020, 19:23
Replies: 17
Views: 1,011
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
He linked to a very informative site. I have a...

He linked to a very informative site. I have a leather flying jacket which I've rarely worn since bought as a new and a very limited and specific item to me. I put it in a wardrobe after covering it...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 30th August 2020, 12:27
Replies: 55
Views: 5,228
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I think that they are an aftermarket part made to...

I think that they are an aftermarket part made to resolve a common failure point. A quick google shows that alloy castings are available for a number of different cars where oem plastic items are...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 17:59
Replies: 42
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Ok, just to be sure you have swapped the PCB over...

Ok, just to be sure you have swapped the PCB over from your replacement key into your original key with the now working transponder chip which you have also swapped over? Everything from inside the...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 16:35
Replies: 42
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Great to see that it is now running. Just deleted...

Great to see that it is now running. Just deleted my last post as this news renders it largely irrelevant. Having said that, does the fob now lock and unlock the car?
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 14:59
Replies: 42
Views: 2,003
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Have you swapped the transponder in your...

Have you swapped the transponder in your replacement key into your original key? You will need to do so as Jamie has already mentioned.
Forum: Technical Help Forum 29th August 2020, 10:32
Replies: 55
Views: 5,228
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
My main interest would be in a non-turbo version...

My main interest would be in a non-turbo version for my own car with a PRT but I've yet to see one of the quality shown above. Out of interest I've queried the availability of these items with a...
Forum: Social Forum 28th August 2020, 18:11
Replies: 51
Views: 2,134
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking Do not under any circumstances mention the black...

Do not under any circumstances mention the black Labrador. :getmecoat:
Forum: Technical Help Forum 28th August 2020, 14:56
Replies: 55
Views: 5,228
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question I've had a couple made up in the UK for the non...

I've had a couple made up in the UK for the non turbo and they were welded up from ally pipe. The item shown above in cast ally is by far the best solution to me, it knocks spots off every...
Forum: Social Forum 27th August 2020, 22:32
Replies: 51
Views: 2,134
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking Rule Britannia pre-dates the birth of Horace and...

Rule Britannia pre-dates the birth of Horace and there have been a number of naval battles since. Forgive me but after which are we still not posting in English? :p:
Forum: Social Forum 27th August 2020, 12:33
Replies: 51
Views: 2,134
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
In effect it probably still does when it operates...

In effect it probably still does when it operates within the NATO framework for which it is now largely equipped to do. :p:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd August 2020, 04:14
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Once upon a time the odd ship or two might have...

Once upon a time the odd ship or two might have been made of concrete. :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 19th August 2020, 16:34
Replies: 17
Views: 680
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Not sure why the expenses fiddlers are allowing...

Not sure why the expenses fiddlers are allowing this to happen given that when I first heard of it some fiddlers were saying that they had allowed for the cost in the last settlement they made with...
Forum: Social Forum 19th August 2020, 00:22
Replies: 2
Views: 350
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking I bid the the shop assistants tally-ho while...

I bid the the shop assistants tally-ho while donning my mask. And then it is daka-daka-daka as I shoot all of the Fokkers that I encounter afterwards.

:smilie_re: Tesco is full of Fokkers ... more...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 19th August 2020, 00:01
Replies: 75
Views: 5,919
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
If you go green you can keep your donor source...

If you go green you can keep your donor source intact and save yourself the hassle of having to dismantle on one car and then reassemble on another car with no guarantee of a good result resistor...
Forum: Social Forum 18th August 2020, 23:32
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Doubt that she will have to think about it ......

Doubt that she will have to think about it ... she will likely know him only too well. Lol. :D :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 13th August 2020, 00:20
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Double taxation. :eek:

Double taxation. :eek:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th August 2020, 11:19
Replies: 19
Views: 852
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Me too. A member sent me a pm last nite, I did...

Me too. A member sent me a pm last nite, I did not get the usual notification from the site to my private email box. I only saw the pm when I logged in today, bit embarrassed as I like to respond...
Forum: Social Forum 10th August 2020, 11:21
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
That figure is very interesting as it close to...

That figure is very interesting as it close to £440. If it was indeed £440 then that figure is indicative of a double charge given that the fee prior to 1 April 2017 was £110 for each type of LPA. So...
Forum: Social Forum 10th August 2020, 09:51
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up It does if it is windows Raymond, you will find...

It does if it is windows Raymond, you will find them in the character map. To view it click: start>all programs>accessories>system tools>character map. Enter infinity in the search area at the bottom...
Forum: Social Forum 9th August 2020, 18:52
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking Given the subject heading I must confess that: ...

Given the subject heading I must confess that:

:smilie_re: I felt a little deflated when I read the thread. :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 9th August 2020, 18:49
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I came across a youtube video a couple of days...

I came across a youtube video a couple of days ago which left me with my heart in my mouth but with an amazing feeling of admiration for its four-legged Ibex subjects. It is narrated by the...
Forum: Social Forum 9th August 2020, 15:42
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The only other fee that I can think of is the...

The only other fee that I can think of is the possible cost of a signature to certify the fitness of your mum's mental capacity to consent to the application. A GP or a solicitor may well charge for...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 9th August 2020, 12:19
Replies: 11
Views: 573
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question This has set off a faint alarm bell which might...

This has set off a faint alarm bell which might get a lot louder unless this garage has enthusiast knowledge of the engine and is familiar with the vvc manifold mod. It might save you money, hassle...
Forum: Social Forum 8th August 2020, 21:30
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
You can diy Richard using the online tool at the...

You can diy Richard using the online tool at the site of The Office Of The Public Guardian. I did this a couple of years back and the registration fee has since fallen a little to £82 for each LPA....
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 8th August 2020, 13:39
Replies: 11
Views: 573
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
If it is for the 1.8 in your profile then you...

If it is for the 1.8 in your profile then you have 2 options to consider. Stick with the original plastic version or change to the alloy vvc as originally fitted to some of the MGF variants. Either...
Forum: Social Forum 8th August 2020, 12:28
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Might be worth him trying one or more of the many...

Might be worth him trying one or more of the many free key finders and license crawlers. A more able paid for version might also be worth looking at if a free version doesn't find the keys for all...
Forum: Social Forum 7th August 2020, 14:57
Replies: 8
Views: 508
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
It is an utter disgrace what the expenses...

It is an utter disgrace what the expenses fiddlers and the senior self-servants have done to the state pension since 1997. I'm not yet of state pension age but I took the advice of the DWP some years...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 6th August 2020, 19:32
Replies: 52
Views: 3,171
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Piston broke? I see your pistons but not sure...

Piston broke? I see your pistons but not sure about the rings. Off to the right of your pists, is that them? :shrug:
Forum: Social Forum 6th August 2020, 13:50
Replies: 14
Views: 614
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The ship, the MV Rhosus, which carried the...

The ship, the MV Rhosus, which carried the nitrate had some form with other port authorities prior to Beirut. Why was it abandoned in Beirut and not elsewhere? The crew I believe were innocent pawns...
Forum: Social Forum 6th August 2020, 00:09
Replies: 14
Views: 614
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Not sure that the official line of the subject...

Not sure that the official line of the subject country will pass honest scrutiny as to how this came to pass. Any such scrutiny should begin with the point of origin of the nitrate and leave no stone...
Forum: Social Forum 30th July 2020, 01:59
Replies: 86
Views: 3,386
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Ordered some once-only use masks from China on...

Ordered some once-only use masks from China on Amazon and they arrived yesterday. A bit more comfortable than a full-face rubber gas mask while wearing a charcoal suit :eek: and they meet the...
Forum: Social Forum 30th July 2020, 01:33
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking LBW? :getmecoat: :smilie_re: Gentlemen??? :p:

LBW? :getmecoat:

:smilie_re: Gentlemen??? :p:
Forum: Social Forum 28th July 2020, 17:20
Replies: 23
Views: 599
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 26th July 2020, 21:00
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The North-East coastline is tyne-less. :p:

The North-East coastline is tyne-less. :p:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th July 2020, 20:39
Replies: 16
Views: 1,267
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Not only a lovely car but in a great colour too....

Not only a lovely car but in a great colour too. :bowdown:
Forum: Technology Forum 26th July 2020, 12:34
Replies: 2
Views: 565
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I've recently dispensed with the landline too for...

I've recently dispensed with the landline too for similar reasons plus the quality of the line for phone calls was so poor that it was rarely used for that purpose. Fibre is available here but I...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 26th July 2020, 10:42
Replies: 16
Views: 1,267
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Good to see you back posting again Phil. Still...

Good to see you back posting again Phil. Still not used to seeing you appear as a blue, I have to take a double take as I still tend to associate you as a green.
Forum: Social Forum 22nd July 2020, 04:46
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Xp is still embedded in umpteen uses, be it a...

Xp is still embedded in umpteen uses, be it a hole-in-the-wall or a gas station pump. It still lives, as does NT6 ... aka Vista ... albeit in a server disguise. I do have W10 along with others but it...
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2020, 18:48
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Not for me, happy to post this via Vista....

Not for me, happy to post this via Vista. :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 21st July 2020, 18:42
Replies: 28
Views: 776
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up And from me too, Dave. :birthday2:

And from me too, Dave. :birthday2:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th July 2020, 11:24
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I did not know that Richard, I thought that he...

I did not know that Richard, I thought that he was just having a break from the site. Not sure the email link I posted of in his profile is working, just tried it a while ago and there was no...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 20th July 2020, 07:14
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Your best option I think is Brian who resides in...

Your best option I think is Brian who resides in the North East. Although he has recently retired from the site you might still be able to contact him via email. Click...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 15th July 2020, 23:10
Replies: 52
Views: 3,171
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The sunblind is not a gimmick on some journeys....

The sunblind is not a gimmick on some journeys. I've driven that journey with the sun blazing through the rear window without any such protection for the rear-seat passengers. They were very...
Forum: Social Forum 15th July 2020, 22:50
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question You can't, but you could have with more support....

You can't, but you could have with more support. ;)
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 13th July 2020, 17:51
Replies: 64
Views: 5,349
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking I wasn't counting so I don't know, Phil. :eek: ...

I wasn't counting so I don't know, Phil. :eek:

:smilie_re: But I do know how long a piece of string is. :p: :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 12th July 2020, 21:14
Replies: 64
Views: 5,349
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I think that this site thrives because it is much...

I think that this site thrives because it is much more then a car forum for some. Passion for both the cars and personal views/experience on all things in life have all had a place in the club's...
Forum: Technology Forum 11th July 2020, 02:56
Replies: 12
Views: 1,011
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I still use Vista on one of my machines, I like...

I still use Vista on one of my machines, I like Vista, and I use MSE. :}
Forum: Technical Help Forum 8th July 2020, 13:15
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Make sure that the throttle cable is properly...

Make sure that the throttle cable is properly adjusted with a little slack to allow the arm to rest on the throttle stop at idle. My Rover 25 came to me with similar problems, I found that the...
Forum: Social Forum 8th July 2020, 12:16
Replies: 15
Views: 864
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
These times are never easy. Very sad for your...

These times are never easy. Very sad for your loss and can only offer my commiserations. :grouphug:
Forum: Social Forum 8th July 2020, 01:05
Replies: 27
Views: 1,373
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Mercedes I doubt will welcome the attention which...

Mercedes I doubt will welcome the attention which Hamilton has drawn to a topic which Mercedes is not untainted with in its relatively recent history. The likes of Bernie E will likely remember only...
Forum: Social Forum 7th July 2020, 19:56
Replies: 27
Views: 1,373
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs down Not sure F1 got this one right, 6 of the drivers...

Not sure F1 got this one right, 6 of the drivers deserve respect for sticking their heads above the current trench of the day. People in general watch F1 to see F1, if they wanted to view politics...
Forum: Social Forum 4th July 2020, 03:25
Replies: 10
Views: 764
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The answer is as old as time. ;) ;) ...

The answer is as old as time. ;) ;)

:smilie_re: The bird bath in your pic is positioned in coffin corner from a bird's perspective. A raptor will strike from one direction and close the escape...
Forum: Social Forum 4th July 2020, 03:07
Replies: 14
Views: 658
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Presumably the neighbour of the build had some...

Presumably the neighbour of the build had some concern about it Brian, hence your involvement. If so, what is the resolution of hope if not expectation? :shower:
Forum: Social Forum 3rd July 2020, 09:47
Replies: 661
Views: 24,669
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Why so? ... Click...

Why so? ... Click (https://www.intvetvaccnet.co.uk/blog/covid-19/lessons-veterinary-coronaviruses) ... what is ADE Induction? :confused:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2020, 23:28
Replies: 11
Views: 950
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking My post was tongue in cheek Mike ... my sense of...

My post was tongue in cheek Mike ... my sense of humour is appalllng according to many who have mentioned it to me. :o :getmecoat:

How many! :eek: :D :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2020, 01:45
Replies: 11
Views: 950
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Very rare indeed with apparently only 131...

Very rare indeed with apparently only 131 (miles?) on the clock. However if that is so this bit of the listing does worry me:

:smilie_re: In her lifetime she has had thousands spent on her, just...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 1st July 2020, 01:32
Replies: 52
Views: 3,171
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
He is ... : :smilie_re: Van der Valk.

He is ... :

:smilie_re: Van der Valk.
Forum: Social Forum 1st July 2020, 00:56
Replies: 15
Views: 465
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Best wishes from me too. :birthday: :wine:

Best wishes from me too. :birthday: :wine:
Forum: Social Forum 30th June 2020, 11:04
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 29th June 2020, 21:44
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Speaking of digits, how many are there in your...

Speaking of digits, how many are there in your subject mobile number?

:smilie_re: I know why my 007 first choice of prefix was not accepted, all UK mobiles are assigned 07. But could it be that...
Forum: Social Forum 28th June 2020, 11:39
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Many thanks for this info Alan. It prompted me to...

Many thanks for this info Alan. It prompted me to check if this service is available with Sky who provide my mobile service. I didn't need to speak to anyone, just navigated to the area where you can...
Forum: Social Forum 27th June 2020, 14:18
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
All changed and new contract cancelled under the...

All changed and new contract cancelled under the cooling off period. Plusnet presented a bill for the previous contract which was patently wrong to any person who benefited from going to school. I've...
Forum: Social Forum 26th June 2020, 12:48
Replies: 661
Views: 24,669
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
I think the precedents have been well and truly...

I think the precedents have been well and truly set by the expenses fiddlers and the police alike. There is nothing apparently wrong in going to the sea to check that you can see providing that the...
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2020, 19:50
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Tornado should be her name... Foxhunter radar. :p:

Tornado should be her name... Foxhunter radar. :p:
Forum: Social Forum 20th June 2020, 08:50
Replies: 15
Views: 864
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The local council and the NHS will in my...

The local council and the NHS will in my experience do their utmost to get you self-funding and they will do so by hook or by crook if necessary. It may be the case that you are in that category but...
Forum: Social Forum 19th June 2020, 21:04
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking You might be right Mike, I know very little - I'm...

You might be right Mike, I know very little - I'm a poor little northern boy. :o

:smilie_re: Off to watch Porridge on channel 25 ("Yesterday"). :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 19th June 2020, 15:46
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
There will have been no doubt as to what colour...

There will have been no doubt as to what colour each will have had to trail, just need to be sure of triggering the right switch on the call from Red 1:

:smilie_re: Smoke on ... go! ... ... ......
Forum: Social Forum 18th June 2020, 13:14
Replies: 7
Views: 413
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Is it a self-defrosting one. If so is it the case...

Is it a self-defrosting one. If so is it the case that the fridge is not working but the freezer is. If so then it could be the common problem of a failed heater element which does the defrosting....
Forum: Social Forum 16th June 2020, 12:18
Replies: 7
Views: 542
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Very sad, I was hoping for a better outcome. The...

Very sad, I was hoping for a better outcome. The F15's can come as single or two seaters, this one was a F15C which is a single seater. Surprised it took so long to recover the pilot given that...
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2020, 23:46
Replies: 661
Views: 24,669
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question That might be a question for a mathematician to...

That might be a question for a mathematician to resolve. The piece of string question, well, that is a little easier for us all. :bed:
Forum: Social Forum 14th June 2020, 19:06
Replies: 661
Views: 24,669
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
It is said that a leopard can't change its spots,...

It is said that a leopard can't change its spots, but how did it acquire them in the first place? How does it know that it is a leopard and different to other cats which are spotless? Some critters...
Forum: Social Forum 12th June 2020, 00:48
Replies: 661
Views: 24,669
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking We don't live forever but we do live now. So,...

We don't live forever but we do live now. So, what were we before ... dead? :getmecoat:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 11th June 2020, 10:15
Replies: 19
Views: 1,110
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Good Lord, you are right Pete/Brian there is a...

Good Lord, you are right Pete/Brian there is a Rochester in Northumberland which I did not know of. So yes, definitely the one where the bike was clocked I now think. I suppose that it is possible as...
Forum: Social Forum 10th June 2020, 22:17
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Get rid Ian. Hard landscape and astroturf. Being...

Get rid Ian. Hard landscape and astroturf. Being practical, where will we be in maybe 10/20 years time re our ability to maintain such a joint? The care home beckons us all but, just maybe, with a...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2020, 21:39
Replies: 15
Views: 765
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs down No, I've booted Autoaid for this year ... along...

No, I've booted Autoaid for this year ... along with DMGRS. :shrug: I do not like nor will I EVER accept shyters who try to obtain by deception. :viking:
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 10th June 2020, 13:18
Replies: 19
Views: 1,110
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Although the notification of speeding seems to...

Although the notification of speeding seems to have come from Northumbria Police the bike was clocked speeding in Rochester, which is in Kent. It is possible that the bike might have just been...
Forum: Technical Help Forum 9th June 2020, 07:59
Replies: 42
Views: 2,149
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Swapping the IACV can produce mixed results...

Swapping the IACV can produce mixed results without the help of T4 to configure its stepper motor with the ECU. My Rover 25 came to me with the revs dropping off when driving off from cold and often...
Forum: Social Forum 8th June 2020, 16:23
Replies: 10
Views: 496
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Do you use jet engines in some capacity for...

Do you use jet engines in some capacity for snow/ice clearance or are they confined for more specialised use such as airports/airfields.
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 22:51
Replies: 48
Views: 3,136
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking Oh, yes, what a nice set of wheels too for that...

Oh, yes, what a nice set of wheels too for that car. I had forgotten the steel wheels which also give a nice ride for our 75's.

:smilie_re: Plus, they are far better suited to cope with the...
Forum: The 75 and ZT Owners Club General Forum 7th June 2020, 11:41
Replies: 48
Views: 3,136
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
The 75 was designed with a retro look and crowns...

The 75 was designed with a retro look and crowns I think suit it to a T, plus they give the best ride quality too. Those with a premium bumper I would make an exception for but in the main you can't...
Forum: Social Forum 6th June 2020, 12:04
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
After mulling it over I made up my mind and...

After mulling it over I made up my mind and decided to renew with Plusnet again for broadband and line rental only. No call package like previous years but mobiles are our preferred choice for calls...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2020, 19:32
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Done this myself in the past but with the male...

Done this myself in the past but with the male parent as I was too slow to understand the commotion which resulted in me witnessing one of its young being carried off to be eaten and fed in the...
Forum: Social Forum 3rd June 2020, 11:43
Replies: 19
Views: 619
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up And from me too. :birthday: :party: :wine:

And from me too. :birthday: :party: :wine:
Forum: Social Forum 1st June 2020, 17:06
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking We have a south-facing back garden, easy to get...

We have a south-facing back garden, easy to get caught out by a good sun. A bit like water, essential for life but very unforgiving if not respected. :eek:



:smilie_re: My short shorts are...
Forum: Social Forum 31st May 2020, 22:14
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking Who wears short shorts? :oops:

Who wears short shorts? :oops:
Forum: Social Forum 31st May 2020, 22:12
Replies: 40
Views: 2,074
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Since Dragrad went your posts can/will be deleted...

Since Dragrad went your posts can/will be deleted without trace. :shrug:
Forum: Social Forum 30th May 2020, 04:15
Replies: 56
Views: 2,912
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
My late mum was on warfarin Wes and like most if...

My late mum was on warfarin Wes and like most if not all medications it needed monitoring for the known effects. I took her to the regular blood testing sessions which the medication requires and I...
Forum: Social Forum 28th May 2020, 17:51
Replies: 10
Views: 552
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up Not my game of choice either, regardless of the...

Not my game of choice either, regardless of the impact on my promotion prospects. :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 28th May 2020, 17:48
Replies: 10
Views: 552
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking I know which animals have the most medals for...

I know which animals have the most medals for gallantry ... and they sow the seeds and scatter. :p:
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2020, 21:53
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Very tired of late, think I'll have an early...

Very tired of late, think I'll have an early night. :bed:
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2020, 14:49
Replies: 14
Views: 389
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up :wot: ... :birthday2:

:wot: ... :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 26th May 2020, 12:31
Replies: 14
Views: 541
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Thumbs up And from me too. :birthday2:

And from me too. :birthday2:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2020, 23:25
Replies: 155,333
Views: 5,384,108
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking Lol. :eek: :getmecoat:

Lol. :eek: :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2020, 20:47
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Our landline service via the BT/Openreach network...

Our landline service via the BT/Openreach network is not immune to failing. Often of late it has happened after they have accessed a cabinet in a nearby street and somehow managed to...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2020, 14:03
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Yes, the 4G router service is definitely...

Yes, the 4G router service is definitely available and I suspect a growing number of people are opting for it as the cost of mobile data allowances seems to have dropped to very competitive levels...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2020, 12:26
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Ah, looking at my post again I see it is not...

Ah, looking at my post again I see it is not clear from it what I have in mind. What my intention to do Russ is to bin the landline altogether, not just my current deal, and then move over to a...
Forum: Social Forum 22nd May 2020, 09:47
Replies: 16
Views: 1,023
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question Landline Cancel

Our landline deal is coming up for renewal in the next month and I'm not sure that I want to keep it. However I would like to keep the phone number but is there a way I wonder of doing this for free...
Forum: Social Forum 21st May 2020, 09:40
Replies: 3
Views: 697
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Talking They need to get his name spot on for his...

They need to get his name spot on for his investiture, we do not want a repeat of the Sir Thomas More kerfuffle. :eek: :getmecoat:
Forum: Social Forum 20th May 2020, 14:44
Replies: 8
Views: 478
Posted By WillyHeckaslike
Question What was the general consensus on the ground...

What was the general consensus on the ground during your time at Scampton re the grave in front of 2 hangar? Some I've read think that it is not kosher as in empty and never occupied. :shrug:
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