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Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 03-15-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 7,304
Posted By 15FTypeR
The DC to DC controller in the battery will take...

The DC to DC controller in the battery will take care of voltage (even increase it as needed for the cells).

My question is whether the charge controller on the F-type, or any new high end car,...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 03-15-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By 15FTypeR
I've been using the same pair of rhino ramps for...

I've been using the same pair of rhino ramps for everything for 20 years.

For a really low car I need a 2x4 or something in front of it just to get the nose of the car angled up for approach.
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 02-04-2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,543
Posted By 15FTypeR
This is done ALL the time. On any given day I...

This is done ALL the time. On any given day I can find you a few of these just on my local CL, which isn't huge. Scammers take the ad info from a legit site and post on craigslist cheap, and hope...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 01-21-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,473
Posted By 15FTypeR
#7 is from a company that's been around a long...

#7 is from a company that's been around a long time. I think they'll be interested to hear your findings and might even want to help with a workaround if there's a problem.

I edited my post BTW,...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 01-20-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,473
Posted By 15FTypeR
I have a lot of experience with these, as a side...

I have a lot of experience with these, as a side business.

Some of those adaptors do not have "low power mode". However that is ONLY relevant when you are leaving it plugged in 24/7. Any new...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 01-10-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,813
Posted By 15FTypeR
One could argue that whatever happened has done...

One could argue that whatever happened has done you a great favor by wearing out the Pirellis early.
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 12-15-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By 15FTypeR
http://www.gorilla-auto.com/gorilla-guard-locks ...

http://www.gorilla-auto.com/gorilla-guard-locks

This specific model of lock are more difficult to beat. The outer ring spins. I would like to see the snap-on tool that can remove these. I...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 12-14-2017, 09:53 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,667
Posted By 15FTypeR
More evidence that repair work =>> future...

More evidence that repair work =>> future problems with the car in many cases. Good to hear you are on the way to ending this escapade.
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 12-14-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,667
Posted By 15FTypeR
Yeah, IMO cars aren't really lemons, the...

Yeah, IMO cars aren't really lemons, the 'technicians' working on them are. I have a couple friends in a vehicle manufacturing plant and they say their single biggest cause of problems with vehicle...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 12-14-2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 632
Posted By 15FTypeR
You can not change wheel/tire size in Italy?!?!

You can not change wheel/tire size in Italy?!?!
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 12-06-2017, 05:14 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 26,186
Posted By 15FTypeR
If you initiated a buyback because the car got...

If you initiated a buyback because the car got quieter... It wouldn't surprise me if they rejected it. It's subjective and everyone can claim "I don't hear the difference"... and to be fair it...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 12-05-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By 15FTypeR
Yesterday I pulled into the garage, popped the...

Yesterday I pulled into the garage, popped the hood.

Shut it down then immediately went ignition on, spam OK to close the warnings, go to check oil... and pressed cruise cancel twice.

I...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 12-01-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 33,427
Posted By 15FTypeR
Right, that's the problem, and an easy way to see...

Right, that's the problem, and an easy way to see if you have the old/wrong curve.

With the old EQ curve, the tweeters make a buzzing noise as if they are being fed some artifact of the 35 Hz...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-30-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 277
Views: 33,427
Posted By 15FTypeR
How to know if you have the wrong EQ curve: Use...

How to know if you have the wrong EQ curve:
Use a tone generator on your smartphone with bluetooth and play some 35HZ. You'll hear the tweeters buzzing immediately. That's what I did.

The...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-21-2017, 12:20 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,923
Posted By 15FTypeR
Personally I don't like a car with a long...

Personally I don't like a car with a long history. Many "gremlins" seem to appear later.

I'd seriously consider what else they have to offer you.

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Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-20-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,161
Posted By 15FTypeR
They stole the ******* J-Blade headlight design! ...

They stole the ******* J-Blade headlight design!


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Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-20-2017, 04:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,691
Posted By 15FTypeR
As I said before, can you cite where the...

As I said before, can you cite where the government is paying for the charging stations, or other freebies you think Elon is getting? I sincerely do not know. Someone is saying he's a con man, not...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-20-2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,691
Posted By 15FTypeR
I'm surprised to hear this much negativity about...

I'm surprised to hear this much negativity about Elon. I was not aware he is doing any of what he is doing on the backs of US taxpayers. Citations?

To me he's a dreamer, a visionary. But he...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-18-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By 15FTypeR
Guess I'll start doing burnouts on the pirellis...

Guess I'll start doing burnouts on the pirellis to put them out of their misery.

A pair of Michelins on the back with pirelli's still on the front should be ok for the time being.
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-14-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,108
Posted By 15FTypeR
Congrats! Sounds like a great deal! Big fan of...

Congrats! Sounds like a great deal! Big fan of Italian Racing Red
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-09-2017, 07:57 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,373
Posted By 15FTypeR
Those bolts solved my problem 100%. I would not...

Those bolts solved my problem 100%. I would not have suggested it if it did not achieve anything. Mine was quite a bit off when I bought it, and I sorted it all out using just those, so I would say...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-09-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,373
Posted By 15FTypeR
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Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-09-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,373
Posted By 15FTypeR
The fitment where it meets the bumper cover over...

The fitment where it meets the bumper cover over the wheel looks a bit tragic but it is fixable. There are two bolts that when loosened give you a lot of wiggle, and you can add some shims too. ...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 11-02-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 886
Posted By 15FTypeR
Does commercial use of the vehicle void the...

Does commercial use of the vehicle void the warranty? I'm suspecting 'yes'.

I got a good laugh from this though:

" Recently one of his F-Types caught fire and burned to the ground. Aside...
Forum: F-Type ( X152 ) 10-31-2017, 08:17 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,291
Posted By 15FTypeR
I am not saying there was or was not internal...

I am not saying there was or was not internal engine damage - I know nothing of the history.... However, once there is some internal damage done, it can burn oil, and always will.... and going...
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