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Old 23-02-2018, 09:35 AM
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Originally Posted by Chris W View Post
So the cars back from the mechanic. I travelled to a BMW specialist garage nearly 2 hours away from me! The owner is a member of the BMW NI club and comes highly recomended over here (Northern Ireland) on the BMW scene.
The garage is called Dungorkin Auto. He is cheap, did some of the work labour free because of the BMW NI club.

Work I had done;
Changed the short shifter back to the original. (so much better!)
Swapped the pressure valve which had been causing an oil leak.
Rewired the boot wiring loom as the back wiper and heated windscreen wasn't working.
Changed the valve cover to a reconditioned one I got on eBay.
Changed the gearbox oil.
Fitted a s/s clutch hose.
Fitted a new door seal (had a slight leak).
Sorted the noisy power steering, don't know what he did to fix it.
Gave the engine a once over, checked all the belts etc.

I supplied all the parts not including the oils and door seal.

It all came to £350. Not bad I reckon.
Good deal
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Old 23-02-2018, 10:32 AM
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Originally Posted by Dave P View Post
Good deal
That's what I was thinking...
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Old 23-02-2018, 10:36 AM
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I had a look at all the past receipts from previous owners. A lot of the maintenance etc was carried out by a garage in London and the price they were charged was crazy!
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