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by john the baptist
Sat May 23, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 54
Views: 1421

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

when i tried the wedsite its simply would not proceed, the "latest news" section is what redirected to information that was recent. to be honest Id rather leave it as long as possible so if we are all in the same boat i happy to take it easy and get it done after the summer.
by john the baptist
Fri May 22, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 54
Views: 1421

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

https://www.veiasa.es/noticias/2020/mayo/modificadas-las-fechas-de-prorroga-de-las-itv-caducadas-durante-el-estado-de Hi I just tried book an ITV appointment as the car runs out early next month. As per the above we have been given a 6 month extension so I now have upto the 3rd January 2021 :) I tri...
by john the baptist
Fri May 01, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 54
Views: 1421

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 14:26 The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism has published a special version COVID-19 of the Inspection Procedure Manual for ITV stations that comes into force today, April 30, despite the fact that ITV centers are still closed throughout Spain. . The intention is for ITVs ...
by john the baptist
Fri May 01, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 54
Views: 1421

CAR ITV - Whats going on??

Hi can someone please clarify the situation as it is today this week on ITV for vehicles. Obviously all the test centers have been closed so for the last say 3 months or 2 their have been none done. owners obviously are not at fault and more or less are not using their cars ane bikes. so my question...
by john the baptist
Wed Apr 15, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: ITV whats going on NOW
Replies: 5
Views: 377

ITV whats going on NOW

HI are the itv being done now today at 15th April??? Ive got one in june but ive been told they have been suspended for 6 months. and of course there will be a massive backlog of all the cars that have to be done during the lockdown. I cant buy any car products as in oils and parts and my local gara...
by john the baptist
Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:18 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: DeRestrict an A2 Motorbike
Replies: 1
Views: 165

DeRestrict an A2 Motorbike

Hi Im thinking of buying a friends A2 bike i have an A licence so obviously not interest in the limited horsepower. I know that it was expensive to get the restriction on the bike and the official dealers certificate however does anyone know the procedure of reversing this. I could un restrict it wi...
by john the baptist
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Tax on second hand cars
Replies: 6
Views: 554

Re: Tax on second hand cars

Hi there is a vehicle tax on anything regardless on car bike etc and i believe its 4% on the value of the vehicle. Thats their value not what you pay. Traffico charge an EU ILLEGAL charge of €50 €52 euros regardless. Please note its a euro law that the transfer of vehicle ownership has to be free bu...
by john the baptist
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: TD Sytems TV
Replies: 9
Views: 515

Re: TD Sytems TV

hi no its not listed as a manufacturer.
by john the baptist
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: TD Sytems TV
Replies: 9
Views: 515

Re: TD Sytems TV

Just bought a TD Systems tv as an xmas pressy to myself. I use a programmable remote to control it. To be fair i have only programmed a couple of functions as i pretty much only use the tv as a display for my android box. No reason wjy you couldn't ptogram a bunch of othrr functions aseell it's nor...
by john the baptist
Sat Feb 08, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: blocked windscreen washer jets
Replies: 12
Views: 1880

Re: blocked windscreen washer jets

never use tap water always distilled or ready made. the water in spain is not great especially if you live in a city.
by john the baptist
Fri Feb 07, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: TD Sytems TV
Replies: 9
Views: 515

TD Sytems TV

Hi we bought a cheap tv from Carrefour which was on offer. Its their own make TD Systems and is very good for the price. This make is dedicated to the spanish market and i assume that its called something else around europe. Obviously everyhting these days is made in china. Does anyone else have one...
by john the baptist
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Doing a Vehicle Transferencia Online
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: Doing a Vehicle Transferencia Online

Thanks for the advice the lady who is the owner apparently works for a gestor and it will go through her work. Im obviously no going through with it if i cant go to her office and get it done officially also i will be going to the registered address if not then im not interested. i used to do transf...
by john the baptist
Mon Jan 20, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Doing a Vehicle Transferencia Online
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Doing a Vehicle Transferencia Online

H i Im looking to buy a motorbike from someone near malaga and the owner informed me that the transferencia can now be done online. I did read that the Permission de circulacion can be done online and im aware that the vehicles sales tax can be done online but i was not aware that the traffico vehic...
by john the baptist
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Exempt from paying Sello
Replies: 2
Views: 581

Re: Exempt from paying Sello

thanks beachcomber i think it may be the same. cheers
by john the baptist
Mon Dec 30, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Exempt from paying Sello
Replies: 2
Views: 581

Exempt from paying Sello

Hi does anyone know exactly how old a vehicle needs to be to be exempt from paying sello (the annual vehicle tax that does to the town hall) is it 20 years or more??? it obiously goes up with the size of the motorbike i know my 125cc was €8 and my 500cc is 19 euros however i know that its goes up al...
by john the baptist
Thu Dec 12, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: UK Social Security Contributions
Replies: 5
Views: 595

Re: UK Social Security Contributions

thanks for the information, I wont be claiming from the UK I left there 20 years ago :) Ill be applying in Spain where I live.
by john the baptist
Wed Dec 11, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: UK Social Security Contributions
Replies: 5
Views: 595

UK Social Security Contributions

Hi, does anyone know if there is a main point of contact for the UK social security office where they can be contacted by expats with regards to the year of social security contributions paid over the years. Im looking for confirmation of my many years of working in London but all i have is my natio...
by john the baptist
Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Paypal Account
Replies: 4
Views: 9152

Re: Paypal Account

thanks for the info
by john the baptist
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Paypal Account
Replies: 4
Views: 9152

Paypal Account

Hi is possible to open a paypay account in english without a uk address??? when i get directed to the spanish site due to address location its obviously in spanish I can cope with the basic but with complex transactions and small print i may be out of my league, Im no Online expert and dont really w...
by john the baptist
Thu Jul 04, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Outstanding Debt or fines
Replies: 27
Views: 12539

Re: Outstanding Debt or fines

many thanks for the info to be honest i dont seem to be any further with the process. what is a digital certificate of a clave, we dont have DNIs only nie so can we still get digital certificates??