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#1 OFFLINE   beko1987

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Posted 17 March 2017 - 09:39 PM

Well as alluded to in the xantia thread, it's new car time. The xantia has a good home to go to, although it probably won't survive as a car for long, but I'll update it's thread when the at happens.

Preparations for tomorrow mainly consist of insurance and writing down on a bit of paper to bring my wallet put of the xantia, and the phone charger

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Posted 17 March 2017 - 09:45 PM

Flipping heck, 450 quid excess!
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Posted 17 March 2017 - 09:49 PM

Yea, kept meaning to change that. I've set the new one to £250,which is as low as it will go.

Got my no claims wrong too, it's 6 years not 7, I'm sure I'll get bumraped for that whwn i ring them to take the xantia off.

The lowest value option is <£5000 too, which is far too high
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Posted 17 March 2017 - 10:07 PM

What is it you're getting beko? More French chod?

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Posted 17 March 2017 - 10:08 PM

Maybe...
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 07:40 AM

Oooh, I've just had a phone call, collectioning is about to start!
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 07:45 AM

Do you need a lift to the station?  I can rock up in Granny or Dolly.


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 07:51 AM

No I'm OK for trains thanks. No trains or wilsonwilson style bus slummage today!
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 08:11 AM

We r off! Today's collection is bought to you by ma beko and stepdad beko and their concrete slab of an octavia!

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Door to door delivery bitches! I can hear the wheels drone through the boot already, it's going to be a long drive
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 08:22 AM

£112 a month insurance!!! I nearly spat me tea out!

How the other half live eh? ;)

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Posted 18 March 2017 - 08:30 AM

That's for 3 cars though! Usually £90 odd quid with 2 cars, ill pay 1 month of £120, want to keep the xantia insured as its parked on the road, and will be insured to get the new owner home etc
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 08:32 AM

£112 a month insurance!!! I nearly spat me tea out!

How the other half live eh? ;)

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Me too, i thought that was for the year at first.



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Posted 18 March 2017 - 08:36 AM

Sadly not. £440 something a year for the xantia, me with 6 years no claims, no crashes, 1 sp30.

It is what it is, cant do anything about it, last month I went through the look elsewhere rigmorale, could have saved £30 a year, didnt bother in the end!
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 08:42 AM

32 miles away
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 08:58 AM

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Pretty. My bums gone numb already though
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:00 AM

Eagerly awaiting pez shot and first FTP !     Bon Voyage.....


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:11 AM

I know what it is, but, if I tell you, I'll have to ... etc.


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:15 AM

Its not raining so your not in Scotland.


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:44 AM

Sadly not. £440 something a year for the xantia, me with 6 years no claims, no crashes, 1 sp30.

It is what it is, cant do anything about it, last month I went through the look elsewhere rigmorale, could have saved £30 a year, didnt bother in the end!

 

 

Fark'en 'ell guvnor*, no wonder your always broke. My ex-SiC Saab is £173 a year with about a £200 xs.

 

 

 

 

*no I dunno why I went all Cockney either


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:47 AM

Its not raining so your not in Scotland.


It's not raining here, it's a lovely morning.

Are we there yet ?
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:52 AM

Stopped for a coffee

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The time it's taking I would have been quicker popping home for one...
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:55 AM

Ham n chips for £4 looks good.


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:57 AM

Ah, the empty tray of anticipation, and inevitable disappointment.  That's Autoshite all over, that is.


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 09:58 AM

I was tempted, but then I remembered I'm in sainsburys, and it wouldn't be as nice as from a proper place.

Nothing will beat the truckers rest the other weekend!
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 10:08 AM

Fark'en 'ell guvnor*, no wonder your always broke. My ex-SiC Saab is £173 a year with about a £200 xs.

 

 

 

 

*no I dunno why I went all Cockney either

 

 

Get another insurer, Beko!  I am paying 200 and something for a three litre Jagdeo X Type, with a non huge excess, and I've got six points for lairy speeding.   Mrs BV pays similar for her Scaaab two litre Turbot.  Our postcodes are only a few miles apart - is Thame a wretched hive of scum and villainy compared to my grockle village?


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 10:11 AM

Maybe expert Dyson-bothering is rated up there with playing piano in a Russian mafia whorehouse as a risky occupation.

 

(PS: That's what I tell my mum I do.  Please don't tell her that I'm a lawyer)


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 10:11 AM

Yes, you live in poshville. One year I will, need to save up for new deposits. It needs to be done though. Plus your a gentleman of more experience than I am

And you've been driving longer than I have
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Posted 18 March 2017 - 10:16 AM

Nothing will beat the truckers rest the other weekend!

 

 

I quite like that old school tranny cafe up past Stokenchuch on the A40.  


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 10:43 AM

Get another insurer, Beko!  I am paying 200 and something for a three litre Jagdeo X Type, with a non huge excess, and I've got six points for lairy speeding.   Mrs BV pays similar for her Scaaab two litre Turbot.  Our postcodes are only a few miles apart - is Thame a wretched hive of scum and villainy compared to my grockle village?

 

Hell, I'm paying only £300 for my V8 Naziwagon in Watford. Then again, BV, you and I are old fuckers so we get to leech off the youngsters, which is as it should be.


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Posted 18 March 2017 - 10:45 AM

Sing if you're glad to be giffer!


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