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#1 OFFLINE   dean36014

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Posted 07 January 2017 - 08:44 PM

I seem to have a vague idea of there being a mobile mechanic on here around Coventry or Nuneaton. Want to get the cambelt changed at some point on the xsara hdi and would rather give the money to someone on here.


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Posted 08 January 2017 - 02:13 PM

DaveAspley to the beige courtesy phone please.
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#3 OFFLINE   dean36014

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 04:43 PM

Thats the chap!


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Posted 08 January 2017 - 04:51 PM

Highly recommended bloke. I'll message him on face book and get him on here

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 05:07 PM

Message sent to him. I guess he be here soon.
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#6 OFFLINE   dean36014

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 05:11 PM

Thanks Bub.


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Posted 08 January 2017 - 05:36 PM

Got here as fast as I could sorry!

 

Just finished work, on a Sunday phew!!

 

Hi Dean, yes I can certainly take on your cambelt change on the Xsara, I can supply/fit or if you see a good deal somewhere then I'm more than happy to fit parts you supply. If possible can you send me the reg number and I'll put a quote together for you first thing once the suppliers are open. 

 

My number if you need it is 07825 235252

 

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#8 OFFLINE   dean36014

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 05:42 PM

Will text you now Dave


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#9 OFFLINE   DaveAspley

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Posted 08 January 2017 - 05:45 PM

Shameless plug.........

 

 

http://www.aspleyautomotive.co.uk/

 

https://www.facebook...pleyautomotive/

 

https://www.yell.com...neaton-8358140/


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Posted 08 January 2017 - 08:48 PM

Shameless plug.........
 
 
http://www.aspleyautomotive.co.uk/
 
https://www.facebook...pleyautomotive/
 
https://www.yell.com...neaton-8358140/


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Posted 09 January 2017 - 12:49 AM

shamelessly bookmarked!


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Posted 09 January 2017 - 07:23 AM

Nice website . Clear and to the point
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Posted 10 January 2017 - 11:51 AM

I am out of Dave's area, so I'm giving a bloke from Banbury a try.  There are a couple of mobile mechanics advertised who are closer to me, but the Banbury bloke says that he focuses on classic cars.   My previous mobile mechanic retired last year, which is a pity, as he was fab.

 

 


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Posted 10 January 2017 - 12:41 PM

Mobile must be a hard gig, out in all weathers with no cover to work under. Take my hat off to those guys.



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Posted 10 January 2017 - 08:07 PM

Can i recommend this Mechanic?. Mike Bone.........From the ebay tat thread......MEGA LOLZ  :mrgreen:

 

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#16 OFFLINE   bub2006

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Posted 10 January 2017 - 08:37 PM

Yes, I'd highly recommend him....
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Posted 11 January 2017 - 01:54 AM

I think I know what that guy is talking about - I don't think he means cylinder compression, he's referring to hydraulic lifters and their tendency to drain out when removed and be a total arse to pump back up on the starter. I'm not sure I'd agree that "most" cars do that, but we are looking at a vauxhall in the picture....



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Posted 11 January 2017 - 05:35 PM

Mobile must be a hard gig, out in all weathers with no cover to work under. Take my hat off to those guys.


The worst part is when I have a car in bits, tools everywhere and it's lovely and sunny, only for the heavens to open and a tropical storm to erupt and everything gets drowned. If the weather looks iffy, the car gets collected back to here. There is only a small amount of work I'll do roadside, the rest is either here or (because I have a 1 car capacity and no ramp) gearbox out/welding/major engine work I send straight to the garage who carry out my mot's and they do a discount rate for my customers.

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 06:30 PM

Sometimes, there is chickens and a dozen free range eggs...

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Posted 12 January 2017 - 12:14 AM

just looking at your sample prices i asume that the full service price doesnt include the diamond encrusted sparkplugs that a i-vtech civic uses?


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89 Sunnay L premium- hiding
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I still haven't figured out what the custard bollocked two bob knob weasel actually does, and I strongly suspect I never will.





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