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by Thorn
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Service costs
Replies: 34
Views: 1282

Re: Service costs

When I bought my XE two years ago I paid £500 for five services.
by Thorn
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: XE Golf Umbrella
Replies: 63
Views: 2060

Re: XE Golf Umbrella

My wife's Skoda Citigroup came with an umbrella as a standard accessory, and with its own storage..
by Thorn
Mon May 18, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Driving Licence Renewal
Replies: 25
Views: 1754

Re: Driving Licence Renewal

I was googling the same site when Zingiber's post came in.
I don't find it wholly clear. It talks of delays in their getting information from doctors and opticians, but says "providing you have a current driving licence...." it says nothing about driving after expiry.
by Thorn
Mon May 18, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Driving Licence Renewal
Replies: 25
Views: 1754

Re: Driving Licence Renewal

There having been no provision for an extension, unfortunately, yes. If the licence has expired, unfortunately she can't drive.
by Thorn
Tue May 05, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: Music Source Question
Replies: 6
Views: 994

Re: Music Source Question

Every time I've listened to Apple CarPlay via USB I've forgotten to take my phone with me when I've left the car.
by Thorn
Sun May 03, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Dashcam Footage
Replies: 22
Views: 3180

Re: Dashcam Footage

It can't be long before dashcams become a manufacturer's option, if not a standard fitting.
by Thorn
Fri May 01, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Jaguar XE Minor Quirks and Annoyances
Replies: 72
Views: 5725

Re: Jaguar XE Minor Quirks and Annoyances

Bazzamf..... my allusion to Metallica melodies may be a tad tongue in cheek. Their seminal album Kill 'em all and its key track The 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse are admittedly not overly melodic. My poorly made point was that an old tech CD player is much missed.....I wouldn't know a memory stick f...
by Thorn
Mon Apr 27, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Main Jaguar XE chat
Topic: Jaguar XE Minor Quirks and Annoyances
Replies: 72
Views: 5725

Re: Jaguar XE Minor Quirks and Annoyances

I don't like the rear seat fold release knobs. They are difficult to see when you're loading the boot, and easy to knock out of their brackets as you try to stuff in that fat suitcase.
by Thorn
Sun Apr 26, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Members Gallery
Topic: 5 Weeks old and only managed 160 miles
Replies: 10
Views: 1863

Re: 5 Weeks old and only managed 160 miles

I've only managed 161 this year.
by Thorn
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: To charge or not to charge? That is the question
Replies: 21
Views: 2708

Re: To charge or not to charge? That is the question

Those of us in quarantine will rarely be using our cars. If I were to do a charging run once every three weeks, what sort of distance would I need to cover to keep the battery healthy?