2.3 Ducato Cambelt renewal

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  1. injebreck99

    injebreck99 Funster

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    Can anyone give me a ballpark figure for a cambelt change on my 09 Bolero 2.3, mine is coming up to 5 years old next year,only 8K miles but we are planning more european touring.
    I know all about water pumps to be changed as well, also depends on what type of garage used, anyone had one done in the Norwich area they could recommend.?
     
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    Hi.

    We had our done at Desira (Bury St Edmunds) inc water pump for an all fixed price of £450 inc VAT. However you have to ring them to get the best pricing in our experience else they will charge you book price plus labour at however long it takes. I couldn't get it cheaper anywhere except back street garages with dubious reputations.

    I think Desira have a branch in Norwich.
     
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  3. pappajohn

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    £300 would be a fair price.....takes less than 2 hours from pulling on the handbrake
     
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    I paid around $300 here in Stoke
     
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    have you been playing with your keyboard settings again young Paul ?
     
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    No John the galaxy doesn't have a pound sign. .he he. ..
     
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    Not a bad price then, works out at £120 maybe?:BigGrin:
     
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    trust you to buy the American language version....you tight bugger :Wink::Laughing:
     
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    just been quoted £200 for belt in my local garage as it has only done 6000 miles mechanic says belt only needed............trust his judgment
     
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    In May I paid a few pence under £300 for a 2007 2.3 Ducato. This was at a small independent garage where I have all my work done.
    Cambelt kit @£140
    Labour @£100
    VAT £50
    Or thereabouts

    Bryn
     
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    What is VAT? BUSBY:Laughing:
     
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    Had my old tranny done at local garage about €150 now have fiat and will be getting that done before next years long trip.I live just north of Norwich and my local does lots of work on Citroen vans.Get in touch with me and will give you his details been using him for about 20 years.
     
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    cambelt

    I had a complete kit fitted in February this year it cost £460 at Halfords.but going back to replacing them they should be fitted every 6 years or 72k whichever comes first steve
     
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