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by Pragmatix55
Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:19 am
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Stop & Start
Replies: 6
Views: 255

Re: Stop & Start

I'm on a DSG and I find the stop start works very well not at all intrusive, once stationary it stops and as soon as I touch the accelerator it's straight into life bearly a delay so much better on an auto than a manual.
by Pragmatix55
Fri May 28, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)
Replies: 9
Views: 468

Re: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)

frankstar wrote:
Fri May 28, 2021 4:28 pm
kodiaq wrote:
Fri May 28, 2021 9:08 am
PLEASE tell me you tether him to a harness. NOT HIS COLLAR!
Yes to a harness. It's not doing any restraining though, like I said he just gets in the boot and curls up right by the backseats
So many dogs travel loose, it's good he's safe.
by Pragmatix55
Fri May 28, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)
Replies: 9
Views: 468

Re: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)

Don't know why my post says Fords it should be dogs , can't find the edit button
by Pragmatix55
Fri May 28, 2021 9:53 am
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)
Replies: 9
Views: 468

Re: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)

A crate is the best thing, my seats are out in my car and the dogs crate is up behind the front seats, now I did have it in the boot but I missed having the boot space, I had to make a big of floor to cover the gap. The Fords get a better ride there too. The main danger with unrestrained dogs in a c...
by Pragmatix55
Thu May 27, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi All
Replies: 3
Views: 343

Re: Hi All

Welcome, and hope you enjoy your new car. I always had a soft spot for the Yeti, but found it a bit small for my needs and went for a Golf Plus, then Golf SV instead. But with the demise of VW MPVs, I've returned to Skoda with a Karoq. Chris I fear it's MPV in general far more user friendly than an...
by Pragmatix55
Thu May 27, 2021 7:56 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)
Replies: 9
Views: 468

Re: Rear Bumper Protector/Scratch Guard (chrome?)

You can buy clear plastic adhesive protectors from various outlets. Manufacturers usually rip you off about £60 for a 3ft strip! They are cheaper elsewhere. I have a Sportline, painted bumpers, so even more reason to look after them. I use a piece of non skid matting covered with an old towel. Just...
by Pragmatix55
Sat May 15, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Owners handbook
Replies: 7
Views: 543

Re: Owners handbook

Mine has been activated but it's useless says the car is open but it isn't, have to tell it to lock it then it shows locked I've got a suspicion this is down to when it stores the data in the cloud. When I come back from shopping and unload the shopping from the boot, then close and lock the car, t...
by Pragmatix55
Fri May 14, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Owners handbook
Replies: 7
Views: 543

Re: Owners handbook

Mine has been activated but it's useless says the car is open but it isn't, have to tell it to lock it then it shows locked
by Pragmatix55
Thu May 13, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: Main Skoda Karoq chat
Topic: Owners handbook
Replies: 7
Views: 543

Re: Owners handbook

Seems like a load of rubbish to me, the manual is the only thing in the folder theses days no service booklet
by Pragmatix55
Mon May 10, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Plastics
Replies: 2
Views: 939

Re: Plastics

Black shoe polish works really well