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    Vehicle : Insignia Tourer

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    Engine : 2.0 CDTI (160ps)

    Year : 2010

    Default MOT Expired Today...

    And I'd forgotten until last night I thought it had another couple of weeks to go.

    So, mad panic dash round every single MOT place in Stevenage trying to find somewhere that was open/had a spare slot. Not one of the open places could fit us in. Starting to panic a bit, we took a spin down to Welwyn Garden City and the local Kwik Fit (*spit*) was open and had a spare slot. *phew*

    I've spent just over a grand on the car this month, knowing that it didn't have a chance in hell of getting through its MOT the state it was in. New springs, shocks, exhaust, rear upper control arms, ARB bushes, droplinks and god knows what else.

    So did it pass??















    HELL YEAH IT DID!! not even any advisories, flew straight through, thank gawd for that

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    Do you trust kwickfit

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    you cant get better than a kwickfit fitter they are the boys to trust lol

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    Wouldn't trust Kwik Fit as far as I can throw them and normally avoid that company like the plague, however having tried about 25 different places this morning I was getting desperate.

    And in fairness to the guys at the WGC one they did a good job (although I was watching like a hawk lol).
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    Now Gone, bring on the Insignia (now "Teapot" Tuned)...

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    Well I can see the smile of relief from here Ian ..............................

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    good result mate

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    result Ian...................so glad it passed after all thet work youve put in ....

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    glad it passed mate... that will teach you to forget next year :P


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