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  1. pete c

    pete c

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    Hi all, can anyone tell me what size the gas bottles are in a 2005 Autotrail scout, the van I've bought only has 1 bottle fitted and I want to get another bottle sorted before fetching the van in 2 weeks time.

    thanks. peter :Smile:
     
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    Acording to the Autotrail web site a 2005 Scout will hold 2 x 13 propane.:thumb:
     
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    2 x 13 propane bottles in my Scout.
     
  4. pete c

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    gas

    thanks folks, I can start my hunt now:Smile:

    peter
     
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    ask at your local council resource centre....used to be known as the rubbish tip.....if they have any bottles.

    my last one cost a couple of quid for their coffee fund.

    avoid hiring one from Calor......partial refundable :ROFLMAO: deposit required and you wont get it refunded without the hire contract document.

    a calor 13kg propane bottle, inc gas, will cost £59.74 to hire

    also try car boot sales/sunday markets/local newspaper classifieds
     
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    try a flo gas depot .no deposit on 13kg and bigger at our local depot . and cheaper than calor . not worth filling your own at their price .
     
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    FLOGAS, no problem......

    just look on the roadside where Gypsies have de-camped.....dozens of empty flogas bottles in the hedge bottom. :roflmto:
     
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    If you have a maxigas dealer near you, I have one here cheesing me off and in the way.
     
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