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  1. Caerus

    Caerus Read Only Funster

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    Greetings All.
    Taking delivery of a LHD, imported motorhome in February. Researching like crazy for the last year and still learning things every day. We intend to tour Europe.
    I do not know if this is the correct forum for any questions/concerns I still have. Can anyone enlighten me.........?
     
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  2. Judge Mental

    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    Welcome..Yes you're in the right place, although this for introductions, specific questions maybe in other areas, motorhome chat maybe?...everything ends up on recent post area anyway :)

    come on spill the beans, what is it and why:xwink:. importing pretty straightforward, fun starts with registering it with DVLA, which can be a hit of a hit and miss affair..have you got import pack from them.
     
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    You'll find everyone very helpful.
     
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    Hi and welcome to Fun :)
     
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  6. Caerus

    Caerus Read Only Funster

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    New Burstner, IC-Line Travelvan. Yes, bought it at a show in Dusseldorf, got the pack and initially was intending to import it myself. However, the process appears so fragmented and complicated that we opted to use 'Bundesvan', a UK agent. We are saving so much on the price (including numerous extras) that even the cost of his services make it very worthwhile. Even saves having to pay VAT twice and reclaiming !
     
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    Hi and a big welcome from :france:but currently on the Algarve,loads of help on here,the occasional insult but does what it says on the can,loads of Fun.
     
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    Hi and welcome to FUN, this is the best forum on the net for all your motorhome related questions or advice. (y)
     
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    hi and welcome to the fun. Post questions under the appropriate forum heading.
     
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    Hello @ :welc:
     
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    Hi from Devon :welc:
     
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    Hello and welcome to the Fun! :)
     
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    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    Thinking about it worse than the reality to be honest! I have just helped two first time importers (members on here) through the process, and they picked vans up last week and are registering them now, both went to germany and back the same day...Choosing the right dealer helps a lot, for instance not always necessary the pay VAT twice. Nick a good trustworthy choice though with a good reputation....Enjoy the new van :)
     
  14. Caerus

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    Indeed. Thanks.
     
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    Carol Funster Life Member

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    Hello and welcome to Fun, the best £10 you will spend for the full membership, so much help and information and discounts as well as rally's and meets, any questions ask away. :welc:
     
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    Hi Caerus and welcome to the Fun!:xThumb::welc:
     
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    Welcome - but don't forget the UK for touring. Depends where you live but for us in Devon we frequently nip down to Cornwall for a few days at a time but if you have longer then Scotland takes a lot of beating.
     
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    Hello and welcome from Pamie & Nigel in Dorset, Exciting new MH bet you can't wait, get it booked onto a camping site near to you so you can find out how everything works try it out if you are stuck there will always be other motorhomers on site willing to help also take your lap top then you can get help from on here there is so much knowledge, also read lots of the questions already asked on here i have done that and got loads of tips and information that i needed have fun new year coming with a new life
     
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