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by dxf
Fri Jun 12, 2020 6:18 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: How long has it been since you last filled up the car
Replies: 11
Views: 1113

Re: How long has it been since you last filled up the car

Hola Yes under the current rules, we can travel outside our province but not out of Andalucía which is a very large area. To reiterate I filled up in the morning, drove five hours and filled up as I would not have sufficient fuel for the return journey. Now at the end of the five hour return journey...
by dxf
Thu Jun 11, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: How long has it been since you last filled up the car
Replies: 11
Views: 1113

Re: How long has it been since you last filled up the car

Davexf, you must either have a small tank, a terrible consumption, or you have gone outside your autonimous region! Hola How many hours can you drive on a tank full? my tank full does around 800 Kms so after five hours and nearing my destination, I refilled my tank for the journey home. I might add...
by dxf
Wed Jun 10, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: How long has it been since you last filled up the car
Replies: 11
Views: 1113

Re: How long has it been since you last filled up the car

Hola

I filled up this morning and I filled up about 5pm this evening after a five hour drive

Davexf
by dxf
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Insect zapping gadgets
Replies: 2
Views: 589

Re: Insect zapping gadgets

Hola

There are repellents; Halley from the farmacia is my favourite but most people like Deet based products

Davexf
by dxf
Sun May 31, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Moving to Andalucia
Topic: Empty van going to the UK... anybody interested?
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Re: Empty van going to the UK... anybody interested?

Hola

There are a number of people who don't want to use an aircraft that would like to return to the UK - are you taking passengers?

Davexf
by dxf
Thu May 21, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 57
Views: 3210

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

Hola

Thank you, appreciated

Davexf
by dxf
Wed May 20, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: CAR ITV - Whats going on??
Replies: 57
Views: 3210

Re: CAR ITV - Whats going on??

Beachcomber wrote:
Wed May 20, 2020 4:16 pm
I made the appointment via the ITV Android app which is working correctly. There seems to be some issues with the web site when accessing it from a PC.
Hola

What is the app called please - i will download it as mine is due next month sometime

Davexf
by dxf
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: importing questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1023

Re: importing questions

Squeezing into the thread (apols, Winston) to say "thanks dxf" for answering two of my own Qs. I suspected padron rather than residencia might be the trigger (although my UK plater originally had an ES plate and the gestor says it will go back to it and no reg tax is payable). What effect this lock...
by dxf
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: Guardia and the CV rules.
Replies: 28
Views: 2252

Re: Guardia and the CV rules.

Hola, I have been regularly updating ChiFRA.org members with the restrictions. These run to many pages but specifically on dogs Can I take my pet out? Standards with animals The Government has emphasized that people who have dogs can take them out for a walk to cover their needs but only one person,...
by dxf
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Guardia and the CV rules.
Replies: 28
Views: 2252

Re: Guardia and the CV rules.

Manchesteral wrote:
If we had this kind of approach to policing in the UK we would not now be swamped with drug dealers and disrespectful youth !
And neither would we see idiots gathering together and ignoring separation policies

Davexf
by dxf
Sun Mar 22, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Guardia and the CV rules.
Replies: 28
Views: 2252

Re: Guardia and the CV rules.

Hola

I have a copy of my passport in every suitcase; When my suitcase went missing in New York, i was easily able to prove it was mine by digging out the photocopy.

Davexf
by dxf
Tue Feb 25, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Non resident beneficiaries of a will
Replies: 33
Views: 2720

Re: Non resident beneficiaries of a will

Hola

Yes there are properties worth in excess of that. i don't normally go to these areas and they are not "your normal" areas

Davexf
by dxf
Thu Feb 13, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Non resident beneficiaries of a will
Replies: 33
Views: 2720

Re: Non resident beneficiaries of a will

Hola

I recently found out that you can pass on your house to your children free of taxes if you are all still living. This is the first time I have heard of this and have no proof but was at the notary when it was done
by dxf
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Holiday rental
Replies: 18
Views: 2044

Re: Holiday rental

Hola

I think the "weekly rental laws" came in for 2018; before that was the 2012 long term rental laws

Davexf
by dxf
Wed Jan 29, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Buying a rural property - are any legal??
Replies: 70
Views: 33849

Re: Buying a rural property - are any legal??

Hola

OUCH - we pay 70€ for fresh water and 90 or 100€ for emptying

Davexf
by dxf
Wed Jan 29, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Buying a rural property - are any legal??
Replies: 70
Views: 33849

Re: Buying a rural property - are any legal??

Hola My pozo negro is a thirty man year tank; significance being that it is that much larger. The other significance is that it is leaching foul water into the water table and the water table under Chiclana is so contaminated that not only the Junta de Andalucía are discussing the problem, but the E...
by dxf
Wed Jan 29, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Buying a rural property - are any legal??
Replies: 70
Views: 33849

Re: Buying a rural property - are any legal??

Hola The three chamber septic tanks are designed to break down solids and leave cleaner water to seep out which should not contaminate the water table. However they are usually designated in (non-pc) "man years" before they need the solids that can not be absorbed to be physically removed. When doin...
by dxf
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Interior Decorators in Chiclana
Replies: 1
Views: 1458

Re: Interior Decorators in Chiclana

Hola

When was the last tie it was painted and is there an underlying problem? There are painters around but you need to be sure that there isn't a problem that lifts the paint / plaster

I live in Chiclana so know of the problems some houses have

Davexf
by dxf
Sun Jan 26, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Holiday rental
Replies: 18
Views: 2044

Re: Holiday rental

Hola

No A/C required yet; you have to have a window to open and i believe fans to put on. But as I said, it's early days, this coming year is the third year since the regulations came in

Davexf
by dxf
Thu Jan 23, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Holiday rental
Replies: 18
Views: 2044

Re: Holiday rental

Hola

This is for short term holiday rentals as under the 2018 act - applies to the Cádiz area - i don't know how other areas are applying the law

Davexf