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My lawnmower wouldn't start so I stripped the carburettor down to clean the float chamber, etc., I re-built it but it still wouldn't start so I removed the spark plug and pulled the recoil cord and...
My lawnmower wouldn't start so I stripped the carburettor down and cleaned the float chamber etc. I re-built it but it still wouldn't start so I removed the spark plug and pulled the recoil cord to...
I watched for years chefs chopping up onions like samurai warriors but I find the blade slips off the slippy onion and frequently cuts my left hand. What's the trick? Plaster manufacturers would weep...
I have a Leisure RM5CVS double oven electric cooker. I can't find instructions for setting and using the clock/timer. There are 5 buttons : symbols are Bell / Grill / Oven / + / – HELP !!!!!...
My bottom oven on a cannon cambridge wont light !! all other functions work ok !! i have turned off the automatic oven on the timer. but still no Oven !! it will not even spark !!
What is a click-through rate and what is it telling me?
Can anyone tell me in an easy to understand way how to change the ringtone on this phone. I have spent over an hour with BT and they have e-mailed me an 'instruction' manual I cannot understand. My...
Hi. I am a DIY disaster, as my wife says. We have a fitted kitchen with lots of cupboards with shelves in. We have lost a couple of the little plastic things that fit in the holes and keep the shelves...
Hi, My friend is thinking of getting a smart phone. She has never had one before and has never been online. What does she need to connect to the internet and is it costly? Thank you for any help....
In the bathroom of a Premier Inn I saw the wall to floor seal which was not only very white and perfectly placed but also very durable. Does anybody know what brand of sealant they use ??...
It took me about 15-20 minutes to type in a question I have just submitted. It has taken about 2-3 minutes to get this far on this question. I have a similar problem on some other sites. It seems to...
Somehow I seem to have made a small puncture in the wall of my freezer unit. Before I spotted this I had noticed that the fridge had badly iced up in one place and there seemed a lot of frost on...
I have an Olympus C-450 camera which I appreciate is very old. Since downloading Windows 7 I cannot get the autoplay screen up and cannot download any of my photos. If there is anyone out there that...
Have a above scooter and it will not go, new batteries, but the rear wheels on right goes forward and left one goes reverse, when you lift it up it will not go on free wheel any help the control lever...
I am writing a short story and this is my first one. I need help with fresh crreative minds. The story has time loop. The protagonist is living the same day again and again like the movie groundhog...
5D: Put pressure on an old flame to take on the "English Queen" character, E????T, 5 letters...
Do our post boxes have identification numbers on them? We were talking to a newly retired postman last night and he says they have and it is easily seen. Now he is known as a bit of a wind-up merchant...
Morning all, I downloaded 1Password onto my mobile. I tried to download 1Passport onto my laptop so I could sync all data but got stuck because this is an American site. The cost was also rather high...
why do people send it? Just had a look in my spm file, about 500 messages, all about sex. Wht does it actually acheive (spam, not sex!)
I moved our small kitchen digital TV (no Sky) to clean and now we can't get BBC channels. We have tried reloading but can only get 11 channels. Can anyone help please? Mr Thug is not happy

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