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Re: On my walk.

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I'm not pessimistic............a pessimist would never have taken it on. :-D

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I think it will be fine. The old gearbox was the problem, I think a lot of these get scrapped for electronics and suspension issues. Chances are the new box will be OK.

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Re: On my walk.

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Gibbo2286 wrote:
07 Aug 2017, 09:42
I'm not pessimistic............a pessimist would never have taken it on. :-D

True!

Why should you borrow money from a pessimist? They never expect it to be paid back!

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James, I agree :) She'll be fine....

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Gibbo2286 wrote:
07 Aug 2017, 09:42
I'm not pessimistic............a pessimist would never have taken it on. :-D


As I was always told: "A pessimist is seldom disappointed" :-D

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Unlike those who never expect anything - they are never disapointed! :|

As for Gibbo not being a pessimist, I'm not sure a realist would ever have taken it on. :wink:

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Both statements very true!

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Jim,

This is getting boring - you keep agreeing with me :wink:

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van ordinaire wrote:
09 Aug 2017, 02:05
Jim,

This is getting boring - you keep agreeing with me :wink:


OK, I'm now going to disagree with you Van! It's not boring...

There, I've disagreed :lol:

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Re: On my walk.

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It's boring here..................rained off again.

So my old mate gave me an old Dell laptop with XP to use with Diagbox, he said just wipe whatever's on it but I've discovered a lot of family photos, his late wife and the children and decided to save them to disk in case if he don't want them his kids might.

So I managed to burn one folder full but another folder doesn't put up the burn to disk option and I can't think how, any advice?
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Just watch out for the Death Watch Beetle! They are known to be very boring!

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Gibbo you should be able to manually slow the burn rate to something like 4x as they usually run at auto speed which might be too fast.

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I followed all the usual procedures but all I'm getting alongside every pic is "An error occurred." I'll have to leave it for now other things to do.

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USB stick?

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Harlequin wrote:
09 Aug 2017, 17:04
USB stick


I'll give that a try tomorrow Simon. Thanks.
The rain stopped for an hour so I managed to get the other drive shaft back in on the C5, nearly...........the sky blacked over and down the rain came again before I could get the centre bearing retainer on. :(