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Post by Darren Slone » Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:13 pm

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Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:02 pm
So the bill is in....

£960 for inspection II, MOT, break fluid and fit alternator.

£470 inc VAT for OEM BMW alternator

I’ve got a few little niggles but I think that will be a trip to the zed shed!
I’m taking mine in for Ins2 on Friday and leaving it at my friends garage to do next week whilst I’m away on holiday, it’ll be interesting to see what he charges me, I’m having my MOT done too :driving:
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Post by mr wilks » Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:24 pm

Popey wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:02 pm
So the bill is in....

£960 for inspection II, MOT, break fluid and fit alternator.

£470 inc VAT for OEM BMW alternator

I’ve got a few little niggles but I think that will be a trip to the zed shed!
I thought DW was around £400 ins1 / £600 ins2 ? I know with a previous ZM there was a invoice from there for ins1 & that was a smidge under £400 :?
add £40 for MOT + £40 for brake fluid then labour to fit that alternator looks expensive :cry:
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Post by Bodyboarder » Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:52 pm

Mine was £670 for an inspection 2 inc brake fluid , cdv mod , that was me supplying the oil though .

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Post by Popey » Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:53 pm

Inspection II £545 +vat
MOT £45
Shims £23.60 +vat
Fit alternator £150 +vat
Brake fluid £45 +vat

Soon adds up :thumbsdown:

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Post by mr wilks » Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:22 pm

Popey wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:53 pm
Inspection II £545 +vat
MOT £45
Shims £23.60 +vat
Fit alternator £150 +vat
Brake fluid £45 +vat

Soon adds up :thumbsdown:
It does indeed soon add up & the dreaded VAT adds a big lump to the spend :cry: be sure to get out this weekend over the Bowland Fells & enjoy it :driving: :)
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Post by Popey » Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:27 pm

mr wilks wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:22 pm
Popey wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:53 pm
Inspection II £545 +vat
MOT £45
Shims £23.60 +vat
Fit alternator £150 +vat
Brake fluid £45 +vat

Soon adds up :thumbsdown:
It does indeed soon add up & the dreaded VAT adds a big lump to the spend :cry: be sure to get out this weekend over the Bowland Fells & enjoy it :driving: :)
Bloody working, can’t even get to pick it up until next week :thumbsdown:

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Post by mr wilks » Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:41 pm

Popey wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:27 pm
mr wilks wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:22 pm
Popey wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:53 pm
Inspection II £545 +vat
MOT £45
Shims £23.60 +vat
Fit alternator £150 +vat
Brake fluid £45 +vat

Soon adds up :thumbsdown:
It does indeed soon add up & the dreaded VAT adds a big lump to the spend :cry: be sure to get out this weekend over the Bowland Fells & enjoy it :driving: :)
Bloody working, can’t even get to pick it up until next week :thumbsdown:
Still at Bowker Blackburn ?
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Post by mmm-five » Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:17 pm

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Bloody working, can’t even get to pick it up until next week :thumbsdown:
I'm sure I could 'pick it up' for you :poke:
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Post by Popey » Thu Aug 09, 2018 5:51 am

mr wilks wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:41 pm
Popey wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:27 pm
mr wilks wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 8:22 pm
It does indeed soon add up & the dreaded VAT adds a big lump to the spend :cry: be sure to get out this weekend over the Bowland Fells & enjoy it :driving: :)
Bloody working, can’t even get to pick it up until next week :thumbsdown:
Still at Bowker Blackburn ?
Yep, they just can’t get rid of me :rofl:

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Post by dan yeates » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:02 am

Popey wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:02 pm
So the bill is in....

£960 for inspection II, MOT, break fluid and fit alternator.

£470 inc VAT for OEM BMW alternator

I’ve got a few little niggles but I think that will be a trip to the zed shed!
That doesn't seem too bad. My Inspection 2 was around £1200 I think, and that included a refurb on one brake caliper.
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Post by Popey » Fri Aug 10, 2018 8:40 pm

Picking her up on Tuesday :driving:

Genuine BMW outdoor cover just arrived too, it’s still in original packaging with the part number label on :o

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Post by R60BBA » Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:17 pm

Just put mine in for an Inspection 2 today.

Dunno how the previous owner got it to pass MOT.

Good news is that none of the valves needed shimming!!
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Post by Simon 3.2M » Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:34 pm

R60BBA wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:17 pm
Just put mine in for an Inspection 2 today.

Dunno how the previous owner got it to pass MOT.

Good news is that none of the valves needed shimming!!
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Post by mmm-five » Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:08 pm

I keep telling everyone that these cars do not like being left sitting around :P
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Post by Z4M-2006 » Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:04 pm

""Good news is that none of the valves needed shimming!!""

Read..... Unchecked :rofl:

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