Have the MOT booked tomorrow morning for my new split screen which was imported.
Got ALL electrics etc... all working and good to go but literally just noticed 10 minutes ago that I have windscreen washer fluid holes attached at the front but they are not attached to anything and obviously do...
Might be a little late to the party but have just read that the EU are considering banishing the pre1960 MOT exemption law and pushing it to all 30 year old cars..? pre1984...
Anyone else read this? This would be very interesting.
Dunno about you guys running lowered beetles, but my beetle eats these things for breakfast! I have found good reviews on these..ordered some so gonna try them..
Very very durable unlike the rubbish rubber ones that get chewed up every year come MOT time...
Have just had my baywindow van fail an MOT because the new panels should have been seam welded, rather than welded with a line of spots. In fact the test station even refused to test it, because of the lack of seam welding - saying the vehicle was not safe because of it.
The new panels in...
Hi there everyone. Ok so ive picked up a really nice vw vento in dark blue. 2.0 auto 78,000 on the clock. And by shear luck, well for me my friend wrote of his vr6, 93,000 on the clock, chains all done, new clutch and gearbox mod with 1st and 5th from the G60... so weve done a deal, swap for my...
I'd like to put a 1303 through an MOT. It drives, but there still might be 101 things wrong with it, just none that I can tell.
That is, except of the rust and rot. From what I've read rust/rot 400mm from a structural point is a fail. So, the million dollar question, where are the...
Good condition, mostly original parts interior and exterior. Horrific after market gear knob being the only exception. after market alloys as well.
Engine is really good condition, 12 months mot on it. It's the girlfriends car and she was using it day to day to get to work and everywhere...
I have a feeling I will be frequenting this forum a fair bit from now on ;-)
I have owned an '84 T25 (1.9 water cooled) for 6 months now and had great fun over the Summer... now for payback... MOT time!!
So I got the bus back along with the 2 pages of failures, in summary though...
Have got a 1973 wizard that im putting back on the road, its got teardrop rear lights and indicators, im just wondering...
Will these be legal? - pass an MOT
Will I have to get inventive and fit a reversing light?
Any information greatly appreciated! :)
1973 Volkswagen Beetle (Tax Exempt from December!!!)
Grey - Lowered.
MOT October 2013 - 6 Months Tax from the 1st May.
I bought this after selling my old beetle, missed having a lovely bug to drive... and have been made redundant since then and can no longer afford to have him;
such a shame...
MOT: 12 Months (April 29th 2014)
Tax: August 2013
Miles: ~58,000 (about 400 on this new engine)
Problems: Will need new rear tyres in about 500-1000 miles
Price: £4000 ONO
Location: Paignton, Devon (TQ4)
Contact: 07429 469496 or mistaken at live . co . uk
Hi there, this right here is...
Hi everyone, hope this is the right place! I'm very new to air-cooled have had mk1 and mk2 golfs etc. since I started driving! I've just bought my dream split bus but it was a complete impulse purchase, and I'm now unfortunately in the position where I have to sell it or pay someone to finish it...
RHD tax exempt 1972 Crossover bay with 11 months' MOT - NOW SOLD
We've got a RHD tax exempt 1972 Crossover bay with 11 months' MOT - round front, low lights, square back. We're looking for £6000 for it. It's totally solid underneath, no rust on jacking points, etc. And dry...
I've been reading some people's comments on Facebook and other forums which have made me laugh through their lack of knowledge and misinformation about the whole issue. So I thought I'd post up an official letter from the DVLA which has been sent out to some car clubs about the whole issue so...
1974 CAMPER PREVIOUSLY ADVERTISED HERE NOW £4200 NO OFFERS. pASSED MOT NO PROBLEM. obviously still needs work done, but welding etc. was not as serious issue as I was led to believe.
Still a candidate for a restoration or ongoing project, but you could tax it and camp straight away, sorting...
The missus & I are looking to get ourselves back into the air cooled scene. After having sold my first ever Bug almost 5 years ago shortly before our son Flynn was born, we're keen to rekindle our love for all things air cooled vee dubs! And in the process, show our 4 year old son...
Selling my 1965 Ghia Full years MOT and TAX (Ends May 2013) but engine has seized... £7500ono
US import UK Registered Ghia LHD with great regret, as I am looking to travel next year.
Had lots and lots of work done over the years..
New disk brakes fitted.
lowered front and back.
[SOLD] Peugeot 206 1.9D [SOLD]
For Sale Peugeot 206 1.9 D in Silver.
The good points.
11 months MOT
4 Months Tax
New front flexible brake hoses and front shocks at last MOT.
Starts first time every time.
Body work is a bit scruffy with a few dents
CV joints are...
No tax but MOT'd till September 22 2012 - use it for the summer then restore over the winter!
Bought this about 3 weeks ago as a rolling project for the summer, but over the weekend I've been offered something else that I can't turn down...
So it has to go. Looking for £750 or...
Name - Molly
Age - 37 and looking well for it. (1975)
Type - Bay Window, T2, converted micro bus, tin top.
MOT - 12 months (October 2012)
Tax - 6 months (October 2012)
Mileage - 96k
Location - Swindon, Wiltshire
The reason for sale is simple, we are having a baby :) and...