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by PSC21
Mon May 04, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Your previous cars?
Replies: 52
Views: 28834

Re: Your previous cars?

1983 Fiesta Super Sport
1989 Escort Xr3i
1993 Mondeo Ghia auto
1995 Escort RS2000
2003 Focus ST170
2011 S-Max Titanium XSport
2014 VW CC GT DSG & Mondeo Titanium X Sport 2.2
CC went Leon Cupra 2017
VW Tiguan SEL 4motion & Audi TT
Tiguan replaced by 2020 Ateca FRS
by PSC21
Tue Apr 28, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Lockdown Cleaning
Replies: 7
Views: 2763

Re: Lockdown Cleaning

Hi, I`ve only ever had Karcher pressure washers and have found them fine. TBH when i wash our cars I rinse with the hose , then with the two bucket system wash the car with autoglym or Megulars and a lambswool mitt then rinsing again. Dry with large Microfibre towels. Can`t remember the make but the...
by PSC21
Fri Apr 24, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: MirrorLink/Android Auto issues
Replies: 20
Views: 6735

Re: MirrorLink/Android Auto issues

Upgrading to Android10 did the job for me. There's an option in settings to reboot the phone every day at your hour of choice. That makes it faster and aparently has fixed my issues so far. The cable also has a lot to do with it. And I've learned that you have to start the car, with the usb end in ...
by PSC21
Fri Apr 24, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: MirrorLink/Android Auto issues
Replies: 20
Views: 6735

Re: MirrorLink/Android Auto issues

Having had AA VAG cars since 2016 the following might help. If you can , uninstall Android Auto once a month plus the clearing cache, the reinstal. Personally with latest Android update on my S9 i can no longer delete AA. Also re starting your phone every couple of days can also help with smooth con...
by PSC21
Wed Apr 22, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: What do you do when the key battery goes flat? - Here's what to do...
Replies: 21
Views: 16515

Re: What do you do when the key battery goes flat? - Here's what to do...

1, Farraday pouches fail. Please check by trying to unlock your car while keys in pouch. 2, If car 12v battery fails, you have to unlock door using key but passenger door may not unlock , a problem as that door needs to be open to get the bonnet up. Worth having a cheap power socket to power socket ...
by PSC21
Thu Apr 16, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Banner EFB Battery Woes
Replies: 10
Views: 4162

Re: Banner EFB Battery Woes

I hope you have this sorted out now. If not I had 2 battaries off Ebay last year. A heavy duty Bosch for my weekend car a 3.2 Audi TT. I got the biggest that would fit. It arrived next day and was a third of Euro car parts , or Halforfs price. Car has sat 4 weeks and burst into life. The second was ...
by PSC21
Thu Apr 16, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Main Seat Ateca chat
Topic: Infotainment system restarts itself
Replies: 7
Views: 2358

Re: Infotainment system restarts itself

This happens a lot of the VWag systems. I read one theory that if too much power was being drawn through usb it causes it but having had 2 phones plugged in didnt make it much different for me.
by PSC21
Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: How old is the Ateca driver ?
Replies: 116
Views: 51000

Re: How old is the Ateca driver ?

57 , going on 40 something. Mileage less so happy with petrol this time instead of TDi , also play with my V6 Audi TT. Ateca handy for 2 retrievers and 2 Westies , plus space for DIY purchases.
by PSC21
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: AdBlue range indicator
Replies: 3
Views: 2181

Re: AdBlue range indicator

I`ve never known ad blue range to increase in 30k miles with Tiguan and similar in work Passat
by PSC21
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: After start/stop engine doesnt turn on
Replies: 2
Views: 2016

Re: After start/stop engine doesnt turn on

Low battery voltage? I`ve had several VAG cars with start stop and when they played up it was battery voltage , though system should detect this and disable s/s