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PostPosted: Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:46 am 
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brixtonboy wrote:
So you're gonna save some dosh, don't forget to get them to stamp your book and reset the light


Yeah these guys are as follows:

Engine Oil £ 33.25
Engine Oil Filter £ 9.12
Air Filter £ 13.68
Spark Plugs x3 £ 15
Brake Fluid £ 7
Key Fob Battery £ 2.50
Labour 2.5 hrs £ 147.50

Parts and Labour total £228.05

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:20 pm 
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Found these guys in the JT Directory...

http://www.jtdirectory.com/c7399/r-s-motor-repairs-st-helier

Their rates are £ 27 per hour so three hours would be £ 81 + £ 80 or so for parts and you're looking at £ 161 which is dead cheap. Anything under £ 200 including parts is dead cheap here.

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Softouch Automatic Gear Programme
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15" Alloy Wheels


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:05 pm 
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Nothing bad to say, a mobile mechanic trying to earn a living maybe??


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 5:10 pm 
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Yeah probably a mobile mechanic, Byrnes Motor Repairs also quoted me £ 25 per hour for mobile services or £ 40 per hour if it had to come into workshop.

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Softouch Automatic Gear Programme
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15" Alloy Wheels


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 6:45 pm 
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He’s simply not carrying the overheads that the Big Companies are.
Think about it, for a second, 2 bookings a day with luck. Start at 8-9am could be done 5pm.
Not all cars will be as clean as yours, they will need further work on them.
More opportunities for work if he is a good mechanic.
And does not take the piss out of customers. Like some garages do.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 09, 2018 2:00 pm 
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As part of the full service they are going to...

Check Brakes, Tyres, Suspension, Lights, Levels, Pressures and do a Diagnostic check with a report on any faults

Is there anything else I should get checked whilst they are at it? They are going to...

Change Engine Oil, Engine Oil Filter, Air Filter, Spark Plugs, Brake Fluid & Bleed Brakes and Battery in Vehicle Key (One key only).

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2007 Smart Fortwo Passion Coupe C451 Turbo 999cc 84bhp
Electric Windows
Air Conditioning
Smart Radio 9
Panoramic Sunroof
Luggage Compartment Cover
Softouch Automatic Gear Programme
Bodypanels & Tridion Cell in Silver Metallic
15" Alloy Wheels


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