As Lister tries to cope with the loss of his arm, Kryten searches for his nanobots (microscopic robots) to get them to rebuild the arm. In Lister's laundry basket, he finds out who stole Red Dwarf, and the ship is returned in all its glory. Except for one small thing... Written by
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In (#7.8), Lister's right arm is rebuilt by Kryten's nanobots, after Lister looses his right arm when he was infected by the Epideme virus in the previous show Epideme (#7.7). In Future Echoes (#1.2), the elderly 171 year old Lister future echo had a robotic right arm. If Lister's right arm was not rebuilt by Kryten's nanobots, the future echo of the elderly 171 year old Lister would had been accurate. See more
Kryten says that the last time he used his auto-repair function was during the visit to the Esperanto (in "Back to Reality"). However, he actually used it more recently than that, in "Psirens" when he is forcibly trash-compacted. See more
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