Guess how much to repair

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  1. irnbru

    irnbru Funster Life Member

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    At Millport Alan thought he would help the demolition of a wall along. As per photo.

    On our return home took it to a local MH repairer.

    An insurance estimate of guess how much?

    Alan is now repairing it himself. Doing a good job too.

    Anyone got any paint blending tips? 20160906_095342.jpg
     
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    Dealer = £975 + VAT... :swear:

    Alan = £49-75 + oodles of cups of tea.... :giggler:
     
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    Dealer £2500 plus !

    I'd handle the repair yourself the get Chips Away or similar dent people to do the paint
     
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    Easy 3k, glad your sorting yourself thou
     
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    image.jpeg So far out Mo.

    This is the photo when it happened.
     
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    Nearly 2 of the above sums added together but which two.
     
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    irnbru Funster Life Member

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    Spot on. So far its cost around £145 on parts and spray paint but think Alan has decided might be best to follow @Robert Clark advice and get paint job done professionally.
     
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    Ouch ! Can hardly look!
    Poor Alan.:(
     
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    But that includes rebuilding the wall as well, hopefully.

    Martin
     
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    45 euros, including wine, but not the tip.

    Oh, hold on...
     
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    No the building is set for demolition. I think Alan was secretly trying to earn a little money by trying to knock it down.:LOL: Worst of it is he had just fitted a reversing camera a few weeks before.
     
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    Perhaps camera needs adjusting a tad :cool: ?
     
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    Brian/ @hilldweller is the guy to ask... (y)

    What he don`t know about knocking wall`s down and fixing dented Mo-Homes aint worth knowing... :nod: :nod: :nod:

    Especially Welsh wall`s.... :giggler:
     
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    What a joke, how can anyone qoute such a sum and keep a straight face, its one of the many reasons I choose and always recommend you try to do stuff yourself if possible at least that way you know whats been done.
     
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    irnbru Funster Life Member

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    I should also add @andy63 was reversing him back at the time. Lucky he never got squashed.
     
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    :eek: Are Andy eyes painted on
     
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    irnbru Funster Life Member

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    Rub a dub dub. 20160910_185611.jpg
     
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    Hope it wasn't Motorhome Repair Centre as i have a story to tell about them ! (n)(n)(n)
     
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    irnbru Funster Life Member

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    Yep...I could tell you a few myself but we took it just for an idea of price.
     
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