French Autoroute Tolls

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  1. Don Madge

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    Thanks, Don.
    Planning our first trip over the water, this couldnt have come at a better time.
     
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    Stone me, they're expensive :Angry: Only thing to do is avoid the toll motorways (saves fuel too, though not time) though I make an exception for the Millau bridge which is worth every cent.
     
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    Hi Every one.
    Can anyone tell me what class my 5 tonne tag axle Auto-Trail comes under.:Doh:
     
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    Tag axle and over 3.5t = Class 4

     
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    On a trip a few years ago we were charged class 4 in our tagaxle Autotrail (5 ton) I said "Non Non Classe 3" in my best Allo-Allo accent a few times and the lady operator rolled her eyes and changed it to classe 3, the rest of the trip in that MH it just came up as class 3. I thought it was 3. though its clearly a class 4:Blush:
     
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    I definitely fit in the class three category but I have been charged class two once. Is it really the case that the cashier has the power to make the decision. I thought the vehicle would be automatically weighed and height checked leaving no lee way for the cashier.
     
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