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Odd tapping noise

I had a strange noise, sound something like a repetitive clicking or tapping.  It took me a while to find the fault here – but I notice that when I disconnected one of the vacuum pipes, the noise went away. … Continue reading

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I had a bit of trouble with the van recently – Engine turning over like a good en, but refused to fire up.  Tried a can of Easy Start but still nothing. Plenty of power etc but just refused to … Continue reading

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Universal Android Charging Port

This is a great replacement part if you can’t get hold of the original. The standard Micro USB pinouts for power are below. Next to Ground is the ID pin followed by Data+, Data- then VCC. Some (very few) devices … Continue reading

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Dead Toshiba 22DL704B TV Repair (vestel 17PW80)

This is another easy Vestel fix, worth checking if you have a dead TV with a vestel 17PW80 PSU. I found zero virtually zero power going to the main board and the screen controller kept tripping. I checked the capacitors … Continue reading

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We have all had the problem were a printer just doesn’t respond. Normally it isn’t a driver problem, just a bunged up printer queue. The easy way to fix is to right click on the printer icon in the taskbar … Continue reading

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Web Hosting

This is the hosting company that I use, basically it is the cheapest I can find! I would recommend them completely, I get 100% uptime and support 24 hours if I need it. Give them a look – click here

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Home Access Parent / Learner Passwords

The govenment funded Home Access Program was put into place to provide free or greatly reduced in price laptops for families on low income. These laptops have “Windows 7 Pro Natl. Academic Only OA” or “ULCPC (ultra low cost personal … Continue reading

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Aspire One AOA1110-150 + Daughterboard + Boardview Files

Aspire One AOA1110-150

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Acer 5315,5320,5320G,5720,5720G,5720Z, 7320,7720,7720G

Acer 5xxx/7xxx Series  

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Satellite A500 Series

  Satellite A500 / LA-4991P

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