20 February 2020

Dacia Duster 1.5 dCi - SUV For the Masses

The Dacia Duster was Renault’s answer to the SUV fever that’s finally made its way to the lower end of the market. SUVs were always a desirable commodity but up until the beginning of the last decade, in Europe at least, the SUV was the staple of the Haves. The Have-Nots had to make due with tiny econo-boxes that were severely lacking in terms of space, comfort and above all image.

30 November 2019

The Great British Road Trip - Cardiff to Aberystwyth (Day 2)

This is Day 2 of our little road trip and after seeing Bath, Bristol and the Cheddar Gorge yesterday, we are in the South of Wales.
Setting off from Cardiff, up The Valleys towards the Brecon Beacons, then down to Tenby and we end the day in Aberystwyth on the Ceredigion Coast.

26 November 2019

The Great British Road Trip - London to Cardiff (Day 1)

Welcome to another one of our mad road trips. This time we are driving around the island of Great Britain.
The first leg of our trip is driving from London to Cardiff.

16 June 2019

Weak AC Diagnosis and Cooling Fan Replacement - Audi A3 (8PA)

The air conditioning in my car was working but with one interesting peculiarity: it wasn't blowing cold as soon as I started the engine, rather it started getting colder and colder as the car was picking up speed. This was getting annoying especially if I parked the car out in the sun.

11 June 2019