Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2004 06:34:59 GMT From: "Jez" <jl.webnospamorld.com> Subject: Re: Terminal diagnosis but car still running, and due MOT - any advice?
Thanks guys, all advice greatly appreciated - same for all other posters. One thing, though; wouldn't it achieve the same results at a cheaper price to actually take it through an MOT, which costs around £30? The garage would give me an estimate of the works needed. Cheers, Jez "Dave Hinz" <DaveHinznospamcop.net> wrote in message news:2pmsolFmk08iU1nospamberlin.de... > On Wed, 01 Sep 2004 21:05:26 GMT, Nasty Bob > <nospamspeedypancakenospamail.com> wrote: > >> Tricky .. you don't want to throw good money after bad.. but you don't >> want >> to junk your new car either... > > Then again, money spent on tires isn't wasted if you're going to buy > another > Saab that those wheels will fit... > >> So - maybe you could take it a bona-fide Saab dealer for a pre-MOT >> checkover >> (£100)??? You'll get a full report and an estimate, which you could then >> take to a trusted local grease monkey without the scary labour rates.... > > Agreed, good idea. > > Dave Hinz