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  1. Hi. I have two (pre China) old farish 101s and they are very noisy. Plus they go in diferent directions when they are both placed on the track! This makes running a 4 car unit difficult! Does anyone know where I can get replacement chassis for these? Best regards Jonty14 Rottweil Germany
  2. Well it's one thing after another round here at the moment! The latest casualty is my Lenz LZV100 showing error code 97, which comes up as internal battery needs replacing. Also on the LH101 display is Error comm . stat ( communication status?) Has anyone replaced a battery in one of these and...
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