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No. Vehicle Description Date Pages
         
247 Mercedes Extend the Mercedes Radio Audio 10 Cut Off 10/17 1
246 Models with underslung FW tanks Replacing the pump in an underslung fresh water tank 10/16 3
245 Early Nuevo Shelf retainer for an early Nuevo 06/16 1
244 Early Nuevo Repairing the door under the Nuevo wash basin 05/16 1
243 Some models - (pull-out beds) Strengthening the legs of a pull-out bed 05/16 1
242 Early Nuevo Repairing a cracked wash basin 05/16 2
241 Peugeot Panel vans Preventing a bike carrier damaging a van's side 01/16 2
240 Models with Thetford C-402C R toilets Alternative Thetford C-402C R Toilet Repair 01/16 2
239 Peugeot Boxer X290 (facelift) - 2015 on Overcoming Peugeot Radio cut-off X290 (facelift) 05/15 1
238 Symbol + (others possibly) Improvement to a Symbol's single bed 05/15 2
237 Bourton + (others possibly) Improve habitation heating in Bourton cab 05/15 1
236 Some sofa beds Strengthen a pull-out bed 051/5 1
235 Rear view mirror/camera Reduce vibration on rear view mirror/camera 12/14 1
234 Coachbuilts Easier access to the LPG fixed tank valve 11/14 2
233 Models with running boards Mudflaps for Peugeots with running boards  04/14 1
232 Monocoques Extra security for monocoque habitation door 02/14 2
231 Devon (+ others possibly) Easier access to water pressure switch 01/14 1
230 Peugeots (X250 2006-2014) Overcoming the 20min Peugeot Radio Switch-off 09/13 1
229 Most models Fitting a removable motorhome skirt 06/13 3
228 Many models Improving the action of pull-out beds 05/13 1
226 All models Post winter preparation for the summer season 02/13 2
225 Vehicles with cab steps Replacement rubber on cab steps 09/12 1
224 Duetto Level indicator viewed from the driver's seat 09/12 1
223 Series 7 Dometic Fridge Replacing the lamp in a series 7 Dometic fridge 07/12 1
222 Models with Truma Improved Truma Freshwater Filling 06/12 1
221 Many models Replace fluorescent tubes with LEDs 06/12 2
220 All models Digging out from snow/ice/mud 01/12 1
219 All vehicles Winterisation Updated - Guide 12/16 3
218 Some new models Control flow from a 3" grey water outlet 10/11 1
217 Most modern vans Deter theft of a catalytic converter 10/11 1
215 Some Coachbuilts Bespoke ramps & storage 08/11 2
214 Talisman & Executives Multi positional table for Talisman/Executive 08/11 2
213 All diesels9 Help prevent petrol going into a diesel tank 07/11 1
212 Talisman & Executives Repairing door fitted waste bin 05/11 1
211 Coachbuilts Drying & storage of wet shoes 05/11 1
210 Coachbuilts Extra support handle for rear door 05/11 1
209 All models Continental reversing lead 03/11 1
208 Lancashire ES Four simple ideas for a Lancashire ES 11/10 1
207 Some models Improve hanging in the wardrobe 10/10 1
206 With top hinge windows Solar screens for top opening windows 10/10 1
205 Models with showers Improve flow from shower tray 10/10 1
204 Most models Help prevent damage to a cooker's glass top 10/10 1
203 Rear kitchen models Improvements to some rear kitchen cupboards 10/10 2
201 All models Simplify erecting a drive away awning 08/10 1
200 Coachbuilts Reducing possible damage to roof aerials 08/10 1
199 Mercedes-Benz Fitting Mercedes-Benz front mudflaps 06/10 3
198 Nuevo Alternative under sink door catch 05/10 1
197 Most models Replacing chassis cab door speakers 04/10 1
196 Most models Prevention of grey water smells 04/10 1
195 Most models Keeping the bathroom warm at night 03/10 1
194 Wilton Improved drain tap 03/10 1
193 County Models Control water running off the roof 02/10 1
192 Berkshire Eight improvements for a Berkshire 02/10 3
191 Nuevo Alternative catch on the toilet door 10/09 1
190 Nuevo Stop the pull-out worktop sliding out when moving 10/09 1
189 X244 Boxer Fitting shorter wing mirrors to Boxer 2 Monocoques 09/09 1
188 X244 Boxer Auxiliary 12 volt socket for Sat Nav 08/09 1
187 X244 Boxer Auxiliary 12v socket from the leisure battery 08/09 1
186 Monocoque Alternative door stay 08/09 1
185 All models Correct way to wind a mains cable 08/09 1
184 Nuevo Revised waste system 08/09 2
182 Most models Easiest & quickest filling of the fresh water tank 04/09 1
181 Wilton Larder improvement 04/09 2
180 Most models Improved waste drain tap 04/09 1
178 Duetto Switching off interior light from the bed 04/09 1
177 All models Directional digital amplified TV aerial & ext socket 04/09 2
176 Duetto Improvement to a Duetto's rear vision 11/08 1
175 Most models Raised levelling when on site 11/08 1
174 Duetto Storage ideas for a Duetto 11/08 2
172 Duetto Doubling available auxiliary battery in a Duetto 10/08 2
171 Duetto (+ others possibly) Fitting a satellite TV system in a Duetto 10/08 2
170 Models with ladders Storage of leisure chairs 10/08 1
169 All models Fitting an LCD television 09/08 1
168 Most models Fitting an accumulator in the water system 09/08 2
167 Many models Fitting a microwave cooker in the wardrobe 09/08 1
166 Duetto Attaching a towing rope to a Duetto 07/08 1
165 Many models Replace halogen lights with lower cost LEDs 07/08 1
164 Duetto Duetto levelling indicator from driver's seat 07/08 1
163 Wilton Nine changes & additions to a Wilton 05/08 3
162 Some models Shelf in the TV cabinet 04/08 1
161 Most models Locking under chassis spare wheel 04/08 1
160 Most models Keeping mud off the rear door step 05/08 1
159 Most models Stop accidental shower operation. 05/08 1
158 Peugeot Boxers All Boxers - Fitting deadlocks to cab doors 04/08 1
157 Most models Leisure battery monitor 04/08 2
156 Duetto Duetto - Basic quick fit wireless reversing camera 05/08 1
155 Duetto Water pump installation improvements 04/08 1
154 Models with sliding windows Improving the security of sliding windows 04/08 1
153 Duetto Duetto - Dashboard Sat Nav mounting 04/08 1
152 Ford 6000CD radio Auxiliary input on Ford 6000CD radio 04/08 1
151 Duetto - Cover sharp edges in the gas locker 05/08 1
149 Duetto Duetto - Additional n/s rear seat position 03/08 1
148 Duetto Duetto - Replacing bulbs in rear light cluster 03/08 1
147 Most models Ease of filling fresh water tank 03/08 1
146 Trident Trident - Egress through rear door at night 03/08 1
143 Trident Trident - Eye level shelf 03/08 1
141 Peugeot X250 Drinking bottle stowage in an X250 door pocket 09/07 1
140 Nuevo (on Peugeot X2/50) Stowage for the remote control in a Nuevo 08/07 1
139 Nuevo (on Peugeot X2/50) Small pedestal table - that suits a Nuevo 08/07 2
138 Models with halogen lamps Replace halogen lights with LEDs 05/07 1
137 Mostly coachbuilts Storage for table leg & umbrella 05/07 1
136 Most 'older' models Single shower tap control on older models 05/07 1
135 Most models Storage & easy access of warning triangle(s) 03/07 1
134 Monocoques Fitting 'deadbolt' locks on a monocoque 12/06 3
133 Models with Heki lights Reduce solar heat coming through the Heki 08/06 1
132 Amethyst - late model Wine glass stowage 08/06 1
131 All models Stop ants reaching your outdoor food table 08/06 1
130 All models Measured filling of fresh water tank for travelling 08/06 1
129 All models Easier checking of spare wheel pressure 07/06 1
128 Most models Improve sink drainage 07/06 1
126 Most new models Stop accidental operation of Truma dump-valve 05/06 1
125 All models Solar protection for tyres 03/06 1
123 All models Fly screens - Easier Use & Prevent damage 11/05 1
122 All models Prevent Fiamma levellers sinking in soft ground 10/05 1
121 Most models Storage "hammock" for a Nuevo & others 10/05 1
119 Most models Simple table utilising headrest 09/05 1
118 Most models Filling those draughty holes 08/05 1
117 Most models Charge mobile phone etc from the leisure battery 08/05 1
116 Most coachbuilts Caravan door retention bracket modification 08/05 1
115 Most models Retainer for the water cap 08/05 1
114 Panel vans Simple external drying rack(s) for sliding doors 07/05 1
113 Most models Reaching the central area under the luton 07/05 1
112 Most models Stopping cutlery rattling 07/05 1
111 Most models Removing black algae from cassette toilet 06/05 1
110 Some models Repairing loose Screws on bed/seat cushions 06/05 1
109 Pollensa Ideas for a Pollensa 05/05 2
107 Boxer Reduce Boxer cab door wind noise 04/05 1
106 Some models Carver 5500 Fanmaster - switch repair 04/05 1
105 Clubman Storage of precious items 04/05 1
104 Boxers Storage of tubular table legs in a Boxer 04/05 1
103 Vans with dinettes Small coffee table to suit dinette fitting 04/05 1
102 Most models Prevention of smells from grey waste water 04/05 1
101 Boxer models Boxer cab curtains as a thermal barrier 04/05 1
100 Some models Fitting a wheelchair through a van door 04/05 1
99 Some models Shelves in cupboards above the cooker/sink 01/05 1
98 Models with shower room Shower room shelf 01/05 1
97 Models with dinette Smaller table for dinette 01/05 1
96 Boxer models Tool boxes under Boxer passenger seat 01/05 1
95 Most models Fiddle rail for the cab area 01/05 1
94 Hi-Top Fly screen for Hi-Top windows 01/05 1
93 Most models Drying rail in the shower room 01/05 1
92 Some models Cutlery & utensil drawers 01/05 1
91 Most models Magnets for those upper cabinets 01/05 1
90 With cocktail cabinets Storage of glasses/bottles in the cocktail cabinet 04/05 1
89 Most models Reduce the Seitz blind rattle 01/05 1
87 Newer models Dripping tap solution 11/04 1
86 Most models Cassette toilet trolley 11/04 2
85 All models Winterisation 12/04 2
84 Mainly Styrofoam vans Fitting folding double doors to under-sink cupboard 08/04 1
83 Mainly panel vans Fitting a Mini-Heki roof light 08/04 2
82 Mainly panel vans Fiddle rail for bathroom cabinet 06/04 1
81 Rear entry panel vans Removable working surface 06/04 1
80 Any models Portable water pump assembly 05/04 1
79 Most models Disabled facility - raised toilet seat 05/04 1
78 Boxer Chassis Battery procedures & precautions for Peugeot Boxer 09/04 1
77 Early Coachbuilts Cupboards in the Luton 04/04 2
76 Most Models Wheel trims - Decorative or Dangerous 04/04 1
75 Early Trident Retrieval of Seat Belts 04/04 1
74 Panel Vans Wheelchair Ramp stowage 04/04 1
73 Most Models LCD Television (or Occasional) Table 04/04 1
72 Vans with sliding windows Extra Security for Sliding Windows 03/04 1
71 Most models Cooker Hood, or Reading Light 03/04 1
70 Most models Anti-Surge Pump System 03/04 1
68 Most models Extra security for cab doors 02/04 1
66 Symbol Re-siting of water heater switch 02/04 1
65 All Models Prevention of smells from 'Grey' Water Tank 01/04 2
64 Some Chassis Side Light Warning 01/04 1
63 Peugeots (X244 2002-2006) Stopping Peugeot Radios Cutting Out 01/04 1
62 Most Coachbuilts Crockery Cupboard Improvement 01/04 1
60 Most models Securing toilet door when travelling 11/03 1
59 Most models Carver 3600A - servicing 11/03 1
58 Early Talbots Protect Talbot spare wheel 12/03 1
57 All models Portable hard standing 11/03 1
56 Most models Reduce danger of awning collapsing 11/03 1
55 Early Talisman/Legend Rear cupboards 11/03 2
54 Early Talisman Talisman drawers 11/03 1
53 Most models Caravan door - waste bin 11/03 1
52 Most models Improving Talbot door panels - insulation and style 12/03 1
51 All models Awning non-drip strip 11/03 1
48 Harmony/Symphony Tow bar 06/01 2
47 All models Explanation of vehicle weights/loads/mass 07/01 2
46 All models Seitz blinds - curing rattles 06/01 1
45 Montana Coil cover modification - preventing water ingress 06/01 1
44 All models Under sink utensil drawer 06/01 1
43 Boxer Fitting security locks 07/01 2
42 Clubman T4 Storage boxes - front seat area 06/01 1
41 Boxer Seat belts - pyrotechnic device 06/01 1
39 Trooper/Trident 1994 cooker lid modification 06/01 3
35 Coachbuilts Adding deadlocks 07/01 3
33 All models Payload & maximum authorised Mass 07/01 1
31 Duetto Interior improvements 06/01 3
30 Coachbuilts Rear door lock assembly (diagram only) 06/01 1
25 Express Speedo cable - curing leaks 06/01 1
22 All models Leaking seals to Thetford C3 cassette 06/01 2
20 Boxer cabs Additional door pockets 07/01 2
19 Symphony Rear high level lights 07/01 1
17 Symphony Adding a toilet water tank 06/01 1
14 All models Lightweight table - with eccentric mounting 06/01 2
13 Clubman Cold water tank insulation 06/01 3
12 Excelsior Off side storage modification & Carver boiler isolation 06/01 2
10 Coachbuilts Buzzer to replace rear step warning lights 06/01 1
9 All models 12 volt indicator lights to replace buzzer 06/01 1
8 Symphony Extra rear cupboard behind toilet compartment 06/01 1
7 All models External cover for Carver boiler compartment 06/01 2
6 Boxer Exec Extra storage & draught exclusion 06/01 2
5 Boxer Water ingress; gearbox & battery 06/01 3
4 Clubman Winter cover for refrigerator (early models) 06/01 1
3 Clubman Frost protection water systems 06/01 2
2 Clubman Cooling the wine cupboard 06/01 1
1 Clubman Draughts 07/01 1