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by Bluesky
Sat Oct 17, 2015 1:11 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Best Bank to use for meeting Visa criteria
Replies: 10
Views: 1666

Re: Best Bank to use for meeting Visa criteria

I would very much concur with the comments made by James with respect how you approach the bank, mode of dress and account set up for day to day use, ATM cards here have little intrinsic protection and are are easily targeted by cloners and skimmers.Have recently gone through the process of opening ...
by Bluesky
Thu Oct 15, 2015 12:15 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Questions & Announcements
Topic: Hua Hin Forum server outage
Replies: 102
Views: 21577

Re: Hua Hin Forum server outage

Seems to be working well now from soi 102. Reasonably fast loading ....Beam me up Scotty!!
by Bluesky
Sun Oct 11, 2015 4:54 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: Building Contract at Nhong Yao
Replies: 17
Views: 5735

Re: Building Contract at Nhong Yao

I will be quite interested to know how you have fared with this process as I m still considering the option of building. Whilst confident of the applicable standards in OZ I am not sure how this quite works in thailand.
by Bluesky
Sun Oct 11, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Removing excess water from salt water pool
Replies: 20
Views: 9664

Re: Removing excess water from salt water pool

apologies! missed the earlier posts on this as I could only view the last two items posted!
by Bluesky
Sun Oct 11, 2015 1:18 pm
Forum: Home, Lifestyle & Family
Topic: Removing excess water from salt water pool
Replies: 20
Views: 9664

Re: Removing excess water from salt water pool

If you need to remove water from the pool normally you can achieve this by closing off the skimmer box draw pipe so that water is drawn from the hydrostatic valve/waste drain located in the bottom of the pool. set the Spyder valve to 'Waste' and switch on the pump. water should then flow through the...
by Bluesky
Sun Oct 11, 2015 12:43 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Hua Hin police check: driving without licence and passport
Replies: 49
Views: 2884

Re: Hua Hin police check: driving without licence and passport

As far as I am aware Thailand has not withdrawn from participation through the Geneva Convention on Road Traffic (1949) or the Vienna convention on Road Traffic (1968) and relevant MOUs with participating Countries regarding the use and application of Foreign Drivers Licences in Thailand. As I under...
by Bluesky
Sat Sep 26, 2015 9:41 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Buying a mid-range family car; Hua Hin's dealerships
Replies: 45
Views: 3510

Re: Buying a mid-range family car; Hua Hin's dealerships

We found the best value for money was the E limited which has all the features we wanted and could not see the sense In getting the top of the line for the sake of a sunroof. We had also noted whilst the current HRV does not hav a built in navigator Honda have an app that can be downloaded For about...
by Bluesky
Sat Sep 26, 2015 7:52 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Buying a mid-range family car; Hua Hin's dealerships
Replies: 45
Views: 3510

Re: Buying a mid-range family car; Hua Hin's dealerships

Just went through the process with the Honda dealerships to purchase a HRV. Had concerns about Honda Hua hin with respect to servicing standards for the vehicle having spoken to,a number of Honda owners in the area. Ended up doing the best deal through Honda Pranburi. The showroom is not as flash as...
by Bluesky
Sat Sep 26, 2015 2:18 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Strange Odor From Air Conditioner
Replies: 5
Views: 782

Re: Strange Odor From Air Conditioner

Notwithstanding the wet socks it is possibly a refridgerant known as R22 chlorodiofluoromethane which has been banned in most countries. If it stops getting cold or slow to cool a refridgerant leak most likely as a result of micro fracture in the plumbing. generally caused as a result of poor strain...