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    Default MOT today!

    Going in today (3:30) for it's second MOT (car now five years old). Not anticipating anything given that it's been well looked after, but you still wonder if any little thing will crop up that you hadn't anticipated.

    Should hopefully fly through - will find out later!

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    you'll be fine....they love you down at vauxhalls....

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    I hate MOT time. Best of British dude.

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    Good luck

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    What's worse waiting for the birth of ya kids or MOT time?

    MOT every time for me!

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    For every time I have heard MOT recently I have heard 'suspension armbushes' an hour later... dont know if this is a mechanics favourite or what...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duncan View Post
    Should hopefully fly through - will find out later!
    Famous last words

    You don't take it to the main dealer over there do you? Been an hour whats the score

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    Back - after a bit of a detour on the way back for shopping etc.

    It passed no problems. I was going to walk into town whilst they did it and leave them to it, but then decided to hang about and watch the MOT being done, and chat with the guy as he was doing it. As I'd expect from them, they were very thorough and looked at everything, and things on top, in detail - so I know that it's passed properly - if you see what I mean.

    There were a couple of advisories - slight weeping from steering rack and from a seal - apparently all C's and Signums do this. Seems to be mostly the offside (as on mine) and often both sides on some. Vast majority of cases it'll never be an issue (or a failure), only a few that go on to develop the problem more and then have failure of components etc.

    So, that's it for another year.

    Vectrasri03 - yep, I use EMC (the main Vx dealer). Always used them for my servicing, repairs etc. and got a very good relationship with them.

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    A load off your mind then Duncan

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    had mine done last week ! i was happy it went through with no advisorys ! PHEW !

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