This year 2000 Fiat Ducato left hand drive motorhome had a Scorpion Thatcham Cat 1 fitted and sadly being amount 20 years old it was at the end of it’s life cycle. As such the owner wanted the system completely removed and have a new Thatcham cat 1 fully installed, Due to the Cobra Thatcham Cat 1 being the best on the market we advised this system. This system offers more protection than many other Cat 1 alarms due to the secure epoxy sealed immobiliser module and […]
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This Citroen Berlingo was slightly unusal. It went for an MOT and there was no engine light visable when turning the ignition on, it was later discovered the engine light had tape over due to an on going problem with this vehicle. As with any Citroen and Peugeot these are hard to diagnose without any form of professional diagnostic equipment. We scanned the vehicle for fault codes and it has 2 codes stored within the ECU.
One code was relating […]
We are seeing more of these random issues appear now more and more people are starting to use their vehicles after the Covid 19 lock down. This Civic had a completely flat battery and the customer charged the battery fully however the vehicle would simply not start. The green immobiliser / key light was flashing on the dash. This means the vehicles ECU is not detecting the correct signal / code from the vehicles immobiliser module.
We carried out a full […]
The Nissan NV200 is used by many tradesman however they lack any form of security other than an immobiliser as standard. Some of these vehicles were fitted with a Cobra alarm at the dealership however many disarmed when you put a key in the drivers door and turn it to the unlock postion. This is a major problem because thieves will target the drivers door cylinder if any alarm is fitted. However Meta alarm systems are ahead of the game, the Meta can-bus […]
When it comes to Citroen or Peugeot vehicles many engineers are confused over what car alarm would be best. Due to the advanced electronics they have used for years fitting an analogue alarm is a very involved task which isn’t ideal for this vehicle. We have the diagnostic equipment to program these vehicles to accept the Meta factory approved Thatcham alarm upgrade upto 2017. If your vehicle is made AFTER 2017 we can still fit a Meta alarm system however […]
For many years DIY’ers have simply replaced their brake pads or discs & pads without issue. However many vehicles require a diagnostic machine to allow this job to be carried out. it is becoming more and more popular with newer vehicles that have an electronic handbrake. Without diagnostics it makes a simple job a complete nightmare.
When you release the handbrake it will allow the caliper to be released from the carrier, however you won’t be able to wind the […]