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Post  shamika on Sat Jul 04, 2009 12:59 am

Well have made my mind up my fronty is going down to a garage near me
on monday night,firstly ive got the mechanic to give it the once over i.e
to see if it needs anything else doing to it,if not much then raid piggy
bank and get everything done.
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Post  tat2_al on Sat Jul 04, 2009 1:28 am

Is this to get the head done? could get pricey if your asking asking a mechanic during a reccesion do my car need anything.

Did anyone else hear a till ring?

Just be on your toes on what needs done.
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Post  shamika on Sat Jul 04, 2009 1:22 pm

only option really as i know bugger all about engines will do
other jobs myself not unless anybody else can give us a hand?
am a good helper but engines are out of my league.
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Post  CLUNYKNOX on Sat Jul 04, 2009 2:54 pm

I thought Dicky offered to give you a hand for tea & chocy biscuits lol!
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Post  DICKY on Sat Jul 04, 2009 5:33 pm

this is the first weekend i have had off since starting work.gardening today and offroading tomorrow
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Post  Steve on Sat Jul 04, 2009 8:41 pm

Gardening boooooooooooo 4x4 yay
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Post  CLUNYKNOX on Sun Jul 05, 2009 1:11 am

You probably would rather be working than gardening lol!
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Post  shamika on Tue Jul 07, 2009 10:22 pm

well just got back from mechanics, bad news headgasket is on its
way out,rear prop uj joint u/s,1 rear coil spring u/s,both front drop
link ball joints worn and bottom ball joints worn,front shock u/s, and
some other minor faults so it has got to go can afford parts just but
labour charges would just be too much Crying or Very sad Crying or Very sad
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Post  tat2_al on Tue Jul 07, 2009 10:40 pm

Is time a factor?

If not then a decent toolbox and most of that is do able at home I would have thought? especially if you can afford all the parts.
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Post  shamika on Tue Jul 07, 2009 10:53 pm

too bigger jobs for me to do sadly.
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Post  tat2_al on Tue Jul 07, 2009 11:20 pm

ach well when needs must then, hope you get a decnt price for it.
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Post  Steve on Thu Jul 09, 2009 11:17 pm

What reg is it and how much are you needing for it Ash ?
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Post  shamika on Thu Jul 09, 2009 11:36 pm

Hi Steve its P reg 1996 so long as i get what i paid for it
300 and i will throw in the head gasket,its got a good set of tyres
chrome side steps, if i get more for it that will be a bonus.

Ash.
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Post  Steve on Thu Jul 09, 2009 11:38 pm

is there any mot or tax with it ?
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Post  shamika on Thu Jul 09, 2009 11:44 pm

mot till mid sept 09 no tax.
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Post  shamika on Fri Jul 10, 2009 12:11 am

if nobody is interested its going on ebay
spares or repair.
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Post  shamika on Tue Jul 21, 2009 11:34 pm

Well finally got shut of the 2.8 made a slight loss
but i dont have to worry about it now, geezer who
bought it says he is going to get it done up good
luck to him i say.
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Post  CLUNYKNOX on Tue Jul 21, 2009 11:44 pm

Now that you got rid of it what's going to be the next purchase tat2_al is selling a toyota surf lol!
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Post  shamika on Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:52 am

getting a 2.5tds frontera going down on sunday
to have a look but almost certain will buy it
third time lucky with this one i hope.
ash.
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Post  Steve on Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:27 pm

Hope its a good one mate
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Post  shamika on Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:31 pm

yeah,it looks decent and the price is right plus
had good feedback about it
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Post  Steve on Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:34 pm

Thats a head start im sure it will be everything you are looking for Very Happy
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Post  Steve on Sun Aug 09, 2009 11:05 pm

Ok here is what the disco is going to look like when done tongue





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Post  CLUNYKNOX on Sun Aug 09, 2009 11:19 pm

Have you told the wife yet you better ban her from the site as well before you do get chained to the clothes pole and not the bed lol! lol!
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Post  Steve on Sun Aug 09, 2009 11:24 pm

errrm i will just hide from her for a while lol!
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