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by melpotter
Sat Dec 14, 2013 4:33 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Parking App
Replies: 6
Views: 565
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Re: Parking App

Thanks good to know, I use the AA parking app https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.theaa.android.parking" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; it's £2 but uses data from parkopedia and covers parking anywhere in the UK. There's a selectable filter to just show car parks for...
by melpotter
Sat Dec 14, 2013 4:19 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Parking App
Replies: 6
Views: 565
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Re: Parking App

Thanks good to know, I use the AA parking app https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.theaa.android.parking" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; it's £2 but uses data from parkopedia and covers parking anywhere in the UK. There's a selectable filter to just show car parks for ...
by melpotter
Sun Nov 24, 2013 3:05 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: What to buy?
Replies: 58
Views: 4078
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Re: What to buy?

Thanks Halfabusa Most of my riding will be A roads with a 260 mile trip to our Caravan in Scotland 2 or 3 times a year Anyone have a view as to which is the better suited to long distance/ motorway type riding. Can you fit a top box to both scoots. Are the stock screens ok or is the advise to get a...
by melpotter
Wed Nov 13, 2013 2:55 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: New Sym??
Replies: 345
Views: 20966
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Re: New Sym??

UPDATE SYM Technical Dept have extended service intervals, but has not filtered officially down through the ranks and into print as yet.... Extended service intervals apply to 250cc and above - now 6,000km Watch this space - I have posted this indication previously - and reconfirmed this morning, p...
by melpotter
Fri Nov 08, 2013 12:42 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Italians do it in style
Replies: 6
Views: 640
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Italians do it in style

I was researching a generic helmet blue tooth system but I was compelled to remark to 'her indoors' that when the Italians make an instructional video it's very different to the usual English equivalent. She agreed that it lacked the usual 'unshaven slightly porky bloke' I wonder what kind of instru...
by melpotter
Sat Nov 02, 2013 3:07 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: New Sym??
Replies: 345
Views: 20966
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Re: New Sym??

Over Here the Harley isn't a bike...it's a LIFESTYLE STATEMENT! I might be an overworked accountant during the week, but come Sunday I'm out dressed like a Gay Pirate with skulls, studs and chrome everywhere. Ask how it impresses my wife...she sees these guys ride by and says "well, there's another...
by melpotter
Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:00 am
Forum: ** Introduce Yourself **
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 10
Views: 1057
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Re: Introduction

Welcome. There are a few SYM owners about this forum. I'm on my third!
by melpotter
Sat Oct 26, 2013 1:29 pm
Forum: Motorbike Chat
Topic: Full Throttle: The Glory Days of British Motorbikes
Replies: 13
Views: 1295
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Full Throttle: The Glory Days of British Motorbikes

Full Throttle: The Glory Days of British Motorbikes Series 13 Episode 1 of 8. Monday 9pm BBC 4 DURATION: 1 HOUR Timeshift returns with an exploration of the British love of fast, daring and sometimes reckless motorbike riding during a period when home-grown machines were the envy of the world. From ...
by melpotter
Sat Oct 26, 2013 4:32 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: New Sym??
Replies: 345
Views: 20966
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Re: New Sym??

MR SYM

Really pleased you're still here answering questions. It's appreciated


Just noticed the SYM UK site quotes the 600i at 565cc is that correct?

http://www.symuk.co.uk/maxsym600/collec ... index.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by melpotter
Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:40 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: New Sym??
Replies: 345
Views: 20966
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Re: New Sym??

spaceprobe wrote:It's the button in the dash for setting the clock etc, does your model not have one?
Unfortunately not no. You press the hour and minute button to put the clock in set mode. :-(