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More Expense…

Okay, so I won’t be getting my car back from its service today. Apparently it needs some little oxygen censor. This is a something that is probably about the size of my finger nail but will cost me an arm…

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C1? Digital display rubbish

This time round I decided to take my car in for its service and MOT the night before, and so I rolled up at The Holt to collect my loan car. They said it had a quarter of a tank…

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Kwik Stop at Kwik Fit

I didn’t think that my car’s silencer should have gone quite yet, after all it was only replaced a year ago at its last service. And it hadn’t. The silencer was working perfectly. It’s just that the exhaust pipe wasn’t…

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A noise like thunder

The advantage of nice weather is that when driving home in the afternoon sun, you can slide down the windows, and roll back the sunroof. The downside to this is that you can hear the alarmingly embarrassing noise coming from…

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Follow the trail of petrol…

Friday 13th came early for me last night. On the way back from band, I had to make my way through Oxford again due to a road closure on A34, and, whilst waiting at some traffic lights I smelt a…

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Life is what happens to you…

1. Today I’ve been driving Hopcroft Holt’s shiny red Citroen C1 today, which is a ‘boy’s car’ if ever there was one – it’s a bit like a drink’s can really! My car seems to have an oil leak, so…

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Intermittently identified

At the last minute, I had a call from The Holt with news of my car. Up until that moment I was on my way back on the bus to collect my car, with the problem still unidentified. But no,…

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