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    • MSE Kelvin
    • By MSE Kelvin 7th Aug 18, 5:45 PM
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    Discuss the Driving in Europe guide
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    • 7th Aug 18, 5:45 PM
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    Discuss the Driving in Europe guide 7th Aug 18 at 5:45 PM


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    • Felix49
    • By Felix49 9th Aug 18, 2:11 PM
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    The advice to remove headlight converters on return to the UK is at best unnecessary and at worst a con (i.e. by the retailers of converters, which aren't that cheap if you make several trips a year buying new ones each time). I've left converters on my car for at least the past 3 years, covering several trips a year to Europe. The effect of the converters is simply to cut out glare from the segment of headlight designed to illuminate road signs on the left in the UK. To be honest I've never really noticed the loss of that feature when driving with converters in the UK. Importantly the existence of converters on headlights in the UK doesn't affect passing the MoT. So my advice is to leave them on permanently and save money!
    • lovesgshp
    • By lovesgshp 12th Aug 18, 4:05 PM
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    Hope this amuses some of you. Most of it is very true as have seen it after 12 odd years here.

    Written by a Italian ........ enjoy.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxqwXNfYmOQ
    As Manuel says in Fawlty Towers: " I Know Nothing"
    • DCFC79
    • By DCFC79 18th Aug 18, 8:37 AM
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    It used to be the case that petrol station forecourts that are next to the supermarket (like in the UK) aren't open as late like here, you may find some pumps are 24 hours but its a luck of the draw if your card is accepted. The fuel from the supermarkets used to be cheaper so Id always use them.
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