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by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 11:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: Foreign plated cars with no tax
Replies: 151
Views: 32552

No because the driver would have evidence of having been to france and uk. Try and get a hold of you and the law in spain by david searl, explains it better. Sometimes you dont even have to leave the country with the car, theres a law where if you live here for a few months of the year its ok too
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 11:30 am
Forum: General
Topic: Foreign plated cars with no tax
Replies: 151
Views: 32552

Re: Rip Off Costs

Exactly!
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 10:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Foreign plated cars with no tax
Replies: 151
Views: 32552

In my case its an interim measure as I have bought a few uk plated lhd cars in the past few years, they just happened to be uk plated i would have prefered to have bought spanish but thats the way it worked out. Now when I buy it, it usually takes a couple of months before I get around to putting it...
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 10:36 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Wanted: Bed Supplier
Replies: 3
Views: 1820

we bought our beds recently from www.jensenstore.com "the rolls royce of beds" according to one of the local magazines who recently did a write-up on all the local luxury bed companies
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 1:08 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4x4 recommendations
Replies: 47
Views: 11717

If youre buying in spain I can recommend Estepona Motor we have always bought our range rovers from them after making the initial mistake of buying from C de Salamanca - they lost the one we ordered, thats right just "Lost" it! I havent heard bad things about the one in fuengirola so they must be go...
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 12:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4x4 recommendations
Replies: 47
Views: 11717

of course

http://www.lro.com/forum

http://www.clublandrovertt.org

http://www.landroverforums.com/

and no i havent used lapworths just found their pictures searching on google images
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 12:48 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4x4 recommendations
Replies: 47
Views: 11717

Love its looks and improvements particularly interior but not too fond of the bonnet bulge and the new engine is yet to prove itself. So we will see, heres a pic for anyone who hasnt seen it yet. That im happy to report is the concensus from UK, USA and Spanish LR forums - yes im on them all! http:/...
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 12:28 am
Forum: General
Topic: 4x4 recommendations
Replies: 47
Views: 11717

Julian which defender 90 or 110 have you got and which colour? Ive got a dark grey V8 90 with soft top, maybe ive seen yours around
by daneinspain
Thu Mar 08, 2007 12:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Quieter roads?
Replies: 9
Views: 2010

Generally between 8:30 and 9:30 lots of traffic same for 13:45 to 14:20 then 16:00 to 17:10 and 18:00 to 20:30 so pretty much all day thing is if you dont have school run you have people going to work or people going to lunch or people going back to work again or back home or tradesmen driving from ...
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 8:45 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: How does one buy "campo" land?
Replies: 15
Views: 3631

Ahh but im looking a few mins behind the last kristina sign can be found....
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 8:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Global Warming poll whos to blame?
Replies: 7
Views: 2427

Global Warming poll whos to blame?

In my humble opinion it is a natural recurring cycle that has been going since the dawn of time but the green eyed pc monsters want you to believe its our energy and fuel consumption.
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 8:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 4x4 recommendations
Replies: 47
Views: 11717

Do you need one is not the question its do you really want one? Pro's: Better visibility, better crash protection (Generally), go anywhere, practical Con's: More expensive to buy and maintain, ability to rollover easily, fuel consumption Contrary to the current hype dreamed up by pathetic green eyed...
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 8:18 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: How does one buy "campo" land?
Replies: 15
Views: 3631

The trick with the istan road is to have the bigger car! Just joking, its to look round the next corner! Any problems with buying istan land or where you talking only about the road? Thanks for the link silver, Im not sure exactly what the area is called its behind nueva andalucia but is it still nu...
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 6:41 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: How does one buy "campo" land?
Replies: 15
Views: 3631

Its up behind turtle lake which is near el picadero restaurant near aloha college, otherwise im also considering the istan road
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 6:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Bringing cash to Spain
Replies: 14
Views: 4456

Are you sure about it being illegal to carry aroung more than 5k? It cant be right be right because how does one for example buy a car or transport money?
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 6:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Foreign plated cars with no tax
Replies: 151
Views: 32552

I hear what youre saying but its not in his interest to lie to me, hed rather not have any hassle so would tell me the truth he doesnt make more money out of a uk plated car than spanish
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 5:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Foreign plated cars with no tax
Replies: 151
Views: 32552

My insurance broker tells me im covered having UK plates no tax and spanish insurance.
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 4:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 4x4 recommendations
Replies: 47
Views: 11717

Also I did say the new freelander which few if any have been sold yet as it has just come out therefore the reviews on that and any other site are likely to be on the old one which wasnt very good Exactly, we could argue about it forever.... But thats an interesting site you posted and there are man...
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 4:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 4x4 recommendations
Replies: 47
Views: 11717

Any review is going to be subjective...... really you can only trust yourself
by daneinspain
Wed Mar 07, 2007 4:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Foreign plated cars with no tax
Replies: 151
Views: 32552

Ok but what about spanish insurance, on my policy it says nothing about mot or uk tax