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by exmokkaman
Mon Jul 20, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: AGM battery
Replies: 5
Views: 713

Re: AGM battery

Had the RAC out and they said the battery is fully charged and ok. He saw all the faults that had "clocked up" and told me it is a software fault and to take it back to the garage. Took the car back to the garage who had it in for inspection. They called me after two and a half hours saying it was r...
by exmokkaman
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: AGM battery
Replies: 5
Views: 713

Re: AGM battery

Bought an AGM battery online from Halfords yesterday. £159 +25 fitting, total £184. Received a text message about half an hour later saying it was ok to call and have it fitted. Went to my local store and a technician asked me what make and model of car the battery was for. I told him and he declare...
by exmokkaman
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: AGM battery
Replies: 5
Views: 713

Re: AGM battery

Many thanks.
by exmokkaman
Tue Jun 23, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: AGM battery
Replies: 5
Views: 713

AGM battery

Looking to fit a new battery (AGM). Various intermittent faults showing, Can't drive off without touching handbrake button and foot brake peddle. engine fault needs repair, front drivers door open. Total lack of power when starting off from stop. (only once). I was told by a technition that the batt...
by exmokkaman
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: firmware/satnav updates
Replies: 97
Views: 11436

Re: firmware/satnav updates

Mine's Navi 5.0 Intellilink system.
by exmokkaman
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: firmware/satnav updates
Replies: 97
Views: 11436

Re: firmware/satnav updates

I use a Sandisk 32 GB Ultra Flair USB 3.0 Flash Drive Memory Stick . My offer still stands .
by exmokkaman
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: firmware/satnav updates
Replies: 97
Views: 11436

Re: firmware/satnav updates

It looks like you need to have your car checked. I had a real job updating mine but did it in the end. Good luck sorting it out.
by exmokkaman
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: firmware/satnav updates
Replies: 97
Views: 11436

Re: firmware/satnav updates

I'm on Windows so I can't advise you really. I use 7-Zip (the free one) or WinRAR. Vauxhall tell you to use WinZip but that doesn't work. Check to see if there is a version for Mac. for any of those.
by exmokkaman
Sat Jun 13, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: firmware/satnav updates
Replies: 97
Views: 11436

Re: firmware/satnav updates

Before trying again I would make sure your mem sticks are OK and genuine. I've recently had a terrible job obtaining genuine micro sd cards and mem sticks. There are so many fakes around!.
by exmokkaman
Sat Jun 13, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: firmware/satnav updates
Replies: 97
Views: 11436

Re: firmware/satnav updates

I have just updated successfully with the update from Magenta. I reformatted my 32 gig stick (fat 32) downloaded the "17" update. Unzipped it with 7-zip onto the stick. One swl folder and one info file. Installed without any probs. Hope this helps.