Ducato Engine needed URGENT

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  1. westbury01

    westbury01 Read Only Funster

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    Hello -

    I am very new to this forum and site. I had the very unfortunate experience of purchasing a campervan (1992 Fiat ducato swift 1.9 Turbo D) yesterday and the engine to blow up on the way home...! imagine how sick I was - the seller at first did not want to know..:Eeek:
    But now he is being very understanding, I think and has offered to pay half the expense.
    anyway - I do not want a legal battle - I just want the van fixed.
    If you know of anyone with a good engine at a good price, please let me know...

    Ireland/N Ireland

    Many Thanks
     
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  2. stagman

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    There is a dealer I know of in Carmarthenshire , West Wales . They are called 3As. They have a web site 3A's Caravans .I have visited one of their sites and they have a shedfull of old px vans just rotting away in their yard . Might be worth a try .:thumb:
     
  3. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    hi and welcome to the FUN

    theres a few breakers yards listed here...........breakers



    and here in dublin............breakers

    thats the trouble with private sales......buyer beware !

    hope you get it sorted soon.:thumb:

     
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    try derek at delfin designs down in somerset , he will no doubt help you out. search his no. on the net or his ad. in MMM
     
  6. buyer

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    sorry to hear of your troubles,you could try my brother he brakes vans on a daily basis and could well have the parts you need and he will take payment via credit/debit card and send the parts via courier,His name is Andy and he can be reached on 01509-815805, 07860 -673974 .Ratcliffe light commercials.hope this helps,steve.:thumb:
     
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    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    a 1.9 turbo deisel engine by courier to ireland.......jeez, whats that going to cost ? :Laughing:
     
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    Probably cheaper than you think, the last time I sent a pallet to the south it was £80, 5 day service.
     
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