LEZ - Low emission zone update

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  1. ourcampersbeentrashed

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    Hi Folks

    In case you are not aware here is an extract from the website:

    The Mayor has confirmed the Low Emission Zone will now affect larger vans, minibuses, motor caravans and other specialist vehicles from 3 January 2012. If you have a vehicle which was due to be affected by the LEZ from 4 October 2010, you now have an extra 15 months to take action


    If you wish to check whether you vehicle complies or will comply you can check here:

    https://lowemissionzone.tfl.gov.uk/b/pb/lezComplianceProvideVRM.faces?referrer=lez
     
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    Ker-ching
     
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    you beat me to it was just gonna post the link:Laughing:
     
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    I'm now a compliant to$$er
     
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    And I can drive my gas guzzling air polluting 6.8 ltr Rv through the zone with impunity beyond 2012
    Its a farce:Doh:
     
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    There couldn't be an election soon, could there :BigGrin:
     
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    You old cynic Brian :BigGrin: In this case, no. It's something Boris started when he first got in because he didn't agree with what Livingstone had put in place :Smile:

    Graham
     
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    I like Boris. Great mind and great sense of humour. I'll vote for him.
     
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    bumped in case some people havent seen it
     
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    Thanks Gail !!

    Will tell Ineke that if she wants to visit Londen by camper again 2011 is the year to go !!!

    She will appreciate that :thumb:

    Oeps, but how about me .....:Doh:

    Paul and Ineke
     
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    It still says my Mercedes 410D (1992) Hymer S700 is non compliant.

    John
     
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    how? or is it only Diesels it effects, who wants to drive in London any way, it was bad enough back in the 70's I dread to think what its like now.
     
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    It's seems to only take into account diesel or biodiesel. Any vehicle which is Euro3 compliant is OK. Euro 3 is manufatured from Jan 2001 for vehicles over 3.5t and Oct 2002 from vechiles under 3.5t. (unless the vehicle has been modified to meet this criteria) according to their info.

    If you are running petrol or LPG seems like you are exempt regardless of size if you are classed as a motorcaravan (classed as HGV if over 3.5t).
     
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    That's correct Paul. The regulations are concerned only with particulates from diesel engines and no other types or potential sources of pollution.

    Graham
     
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    Oops got them years the wrong way round has someone has quite rightly pointed out. :Blush:

    Corrected now.
     
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