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  1. Dancingdad
    13th February 2017 - permalink
    Dancingdad
    Hi mate
    Just found this in my visitor dashboard, soz, didn't know it was there so didn't reply.

    I got the 1.6 petrol 115BHP (or 110, or summat like that)
    The diseasal is slightly lower BHP, 105 I think.

    No problems with the amount of power, my only issue is when it is available.
    Which may not be a problem with the diesel.
    In fact I would expect far better low down grunt.

    The petrol version has variable valve timing.
    Seems to kick in around 4k and when it does, like lighting blue touch paper, don't have to put pedal down any more, it just gets up and goes.

    However, below that, it is a gentle, adequate but not sparkling drive.
    Good for fuel economy but really have to get the right gear to accelerate, no power in reserve till the VVT kicks in.
    Pete
  2. lancs dave
    16th May 2016 - permalink
    lancs dave
    An Irish girl, Welshman and a Scotsman walk into a visitor page.

    Do you lot actually understand each other.
  3. Phil48
    23rd February 2016 - permalink
    Phil48
    Summat wrong with your jaw is there..
  4. batfink5
    21st February 2016 - permalink
    batfink5
    Terrible ...
  5. Phil48
    21st February 2016 - permalink
    Phil48


  6. Phil48
    17th December 2015 - permalink
    Phil48
    Send you back to beginner status..
  7. Phil48
    17th December 2015 - permalink
    Phil48
    Can you take that off him and make him start again..
  8. HeatherJ
    30th October 2015 - permalink
    HeatherJ
    Congratulations on your Diamond membership!!

  About Me

  • About batfink5
    What's current in your garage?
    Laguna MKIII 2.0dci dynamique, Clio dynamique tom tom, Vauxhall Zafire
    What model do you own?
    Laguna III (2007-)
    Where in the country are you?
    Scotland
    What's your team?
    Rangers
    Where are you?
    West Europe
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    I'm thankful my childhood was full off bumps and bruises not apps and the amount of likes on a picture

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  • Join Date: 2nd April 2015
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23rd June 2017
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8th June 2017
04:44 PM - batfink5 mentioned wyn burgess in post Re: Tower Bridge last night
...s anyone heard from wyn burgess and how his son is ?
20th May 2017
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... Last Thats ours2012 every time he gets i...
4th May 2017
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21st April 2017
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...der warranty, As ours2012 says ..Unless damage...
19th April 2017
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...od all! Last ours2012 doing free servicing...
7th April 2017
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...so pay heid to what ours2012 says
31st March 2017
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29th March 2017
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12th March 2017
09:55 PM - batfink5 mentioned ours2012 in post Re: 2009 MK3 Clio headlight dead but bulb OK
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1st March 2017
08:19 AM - batfink5 mentioned ours2012 in post Re: Failed regen on 6 month old DPF???
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21st February 2017
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...heck sin bin see if ours2012 in there
19th February 2017
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15th February 2017
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14th February 2017
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5th February 2017
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27th June 2017
09:07 PM - Scenic 11 quoted batfink5 in post Re: What's made you smile today..
Seen that and thought how did...
07:43 PM - batfink5 quoted HeatherJ in post Re: Last person to post...
yeah he's a grumpy animal sor...
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Only 4" (KINKY) One guy b...
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Home again ... rain and surfa...
12:45 PM - Phil48 quoted batfink5 in post Re: What's made you smile today..
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12:41 PM - HeatherJ quoted batfink5 in post Re: What's made you smile today..
Years back we often used to g...
26th June 2017
11:28 PM - Dancingdad quoted batfink5 in post Re: Grenfell Tower
Look at the botch up with the...
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Weecha >:)>:)>:)>:)>:) No ...
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Plain clothes my ar5e ...alwa...
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NUMPTY!!! Blues n twos on a...
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Dementia setting in again ..y...
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    2009 Renault Laguna
    2009 Renault Laguna
    2012 Renault Clio
    2012 Renault Clio
    2008 Vauxhall Zafira
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