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Andy B

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Car battery .. how much?
« on: 06 September 2019, 18:33:06 »

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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #1 on: 06 September 2019, 19:15:27 »

A common theme in that article is that every battery cost more than an omega.
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #2 on: 06 September 2019, 19:32:00 »

A common theme in that article is that every battery cost more than an omega.

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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #3 on: 06 September 2019, 20:48:51 »

Go to local scrapyard £10 exchange :y
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #4 on: 07 September 2019, 08:56:01 »

Well, a fool and his money are easily parted, as the old saying goes.

Or to appease the modern moaners, a fool and his/her money....
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #5 on: 07 September 2019, 10:07:00 »

Well, a fool and his money are easily parted, as the old saying goes.

Or to appease the modern moaners, a fool person unendowed with common sense temporarily caught outside their "safe space" and his/her money....

FTFY, and exactly. If you choose to maintain yourself in such a state of ignorance that you can't tell that £1200 for a battery is utterly absurd you're going to get through an awful lot of money and vaseline and will only have yourself to blame. ::)
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #6 on: 07 September 2019, 11:46:30 »

Well, a fool and his money are easily parted, as the old saying goes.

Or to appease the modern moaners, a fool person unendowed with common sense temporarily caught outside their "safe space" and his/her money....

FTFY, and exactly. If you choose to maintain yourself in such a state of ignorance that you can't tell that £1200 for a battery is utterly absurd you're going to get through an awful lot of money and vaseline and will only have yourself to blame. ::)
Surely you don't have to provide your own vaseline?  :o
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #7 on: 07 September 2019, 14:12:24 »

Well, a fool and his money are easily parted, as the old saying goes.

Or to appease the modern moaners, a fool person unendowed with common sense temporarily caught outside their "safe space" and his/her money....

FTFY, and exactly. If you choose to maintain yourself in such a state of ignorance that you can't tell that £1200 for a battery is utterly absurd you're going to get through an awful lot of money and vaseline and will only have yourself to blame. ::)
Surely you don't have to provide your own vaseline?  :o
Is that considered a consumable?  :o
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #8 on: 07 September 2019, 17:52:52 »

Thatís a slippery subject ;D
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #9 on: 08 September 2019, 08:13:27 »

Well, a fool and his money are easily parted, as the old saying goes.

Or to appease the modern moaners, a fool person unendowed with common sense temporarily caught outside their "safe space" and his/her money....

FTFY, and exactly. If you choose to maintain yourself in such a state of ignorance that you can't tell that £1200 for a battery is utterly absurd you're going to get through an awful lot of money and vaseline and will only have yourself to blame. ::)
Surely you don't have to provide your own vaseline?  :o
Is that considered a consumable?  :o


Smeared on the terminals? Of course it's a consumable.




BATTERY terminals, lift your mind out of the gutter! Higher than that, above the waistline ;D
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Re: Car battery .. how much?
« Reply #10 on: 08 September 2019, 09:24:26 »

indeed
ut its called Battery-Terminal Protection Spray
but the generic stuff will blow your engine and transmission and ruin your sex life
so only use proper GM branded gunk ££$ from a dealer that you go to
and don't expect delivery OR trade club discount  :-X

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