What have you broken on your motorhome this week?

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  1. timdownieuk

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    I did a quick search and was amazed to find that this "sister" thread didn't already exist. So, who's going to start the ball rolling?:D

    Tim
     
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    240v inlet socket - Yes i did the DUMBASS THING, rushing around and drove off the drive with the EHU still attached :LOL::LOL::LOL::LOL: shouldnt be laughing really :cautious:
     
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    Toilet roll holder...
     
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    I've just been over to put the hob back together after a good clean, all went well but I confess I farted does that count?
     
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    That sounds pretty dumbass to me, did you do much damage.....:)
     
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    Just popped all the curtain hooks out dragging the front curtain a little heavily
    Dratted nuisance to put back as they're not easy!
     
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    just broke the inner part away from the outer casing - I put it back together and glued it all back in place with some JB KWIK, solid now but have ordered another - yea a real dumbass moment
     
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    RoboCop showed him who the ass is :LOL:
     
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    A little furniture polish on the rail makes pulling them easier without popping them out.
     
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    The usual side running light, regular loss due to branches.
     
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    oh why did i read this thread, what's the betting i've jinxed myself now..
     
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    It's easily done. Not the I'd do it of course. No never. Especially not rip the whole socket off the post. Oh no. Not me.
     
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    Our van has curtains AND blinds. Seems pointless to me. I think the curtains are about to come down...
     
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    Whilst investigating a faulty microswitch on bathroom tap (now fixed) I pressed the plastic catch that holds the swinging wall and what do ya know Snap broken.
    Currently undergoing repairs with silkaflex and a plastic glazing spacer !
     
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    The other week we moved the van around on the drive to fill it up for a boot sale early start. Left it plugged in.
    Early Sunday remembered to unplug it and left the cable on the drive. Didn't realise it had freakish wrapped around the rear tow bar. 2 miles later it was pointed out that we were towing a cable reel behind us. Obviously ruined but it had disengaged nicely from the socket so no damage at the house. Gutted though.
     
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    Three eggs for my lunchtime cheese and tomato omelette...

    Obviously I separated the yolks from the whites first, then whipped the whites until fluffy and then stirred in the yokes...

    JJ :cool:
     
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    Here at Stratford broke my periscope range finder searchin for the show:rolleyes:
     
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    The windscreen:cry:
     
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    Not you then? :)

    But on the subject of blinds I think they are all fitted upside down. On ours, and I think every other, the solid blind comes from the bottom and the net blind from the top. For shading out the sun it should be the other way round. I keep meaning to see if they can be inverted - but I won't try that while we are away! Not a good time to break them.
     
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