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  • midlifecrisis
    midlifecrisis reacted to Wack61's post in the thread Swapsy with Like.
    I have a mate who never ticks the box on anything without reading the T&Cs first On his house insurance it said something like they'd...
  • linescanner
    linescanner reacted to DrNic's post in the thread Defected to the "F" side with Love.
    Although an avid lurker on the forums but not a regular poster I have enjoyed attending 2 festival Italia's at Brands Hatch and 2...
  • lifes2short
    lifes2short replied to the thread Swapsy.
    I have a contents policy that is known as a "warranty free" policy in the trade, only got know this when the broker told me, in effect...
  • CatmanV2
    CatmanV2 replied to the thread Swapsy.
    I assume your mate doesn't actually have an insurance policy? Oh and you looks like you were born in 1925 ;) C
  • Wack61
    Wack61 replied to the thread Swapsy.
    I have a mate who never ticks the box on anything without reading the T&Cs first On his house insurance it said something like they'd...
  • midlifecrisis
    midlifecrisis replied to the thread Swapsy.
    If you can prove that you took 'reasonable measures' to prevent a thief from stealing your car then the insurance companies should pay up.
  • Corranga
    Corranga reacted to allandwf's post in the thread Another wee job. with Like.
    Dash vents very tatty, and rusty from years of sitting. Looking a bit more presentable now.
  • Corranga
    Corranga replied to the thread Swapsy.
    I've read about insurance companies trying to wriggle out of claims where the thief breaks into the house and steals the keys you get...
  • lifes2short
    lifes2short replied to the thread Swapsy.
    so what's the score if you leave your car in your locked on site/integral garage with keys in ignition and then garage is broken in to...
  • midlifecrisis
    midlifecrisis replied to the thread Swapsy.
    Usual Daily Mail story, also includes people who have had their cars stolen whilst defrosting the windows...
  • lifes2short
    lifes2short replied to the thread Swapsy.
    typical insurer trying to weasel out of a genuine claim on a technicality, anyway, I suppose the moral of the story is don't exit car...
  • GeoffCapes
    GeoffCapes replied to the thread Swapsy.
    My thoughts exactly but they initially said that he left the keys in the ignition with the engine running. I advised him to go to the...
  • rockits
    rockits replied to the thread Swapsy.
    Surely this is a stolen car regardless of whether on test drive or not? Car taken without consent means it is stolen. Sure even the most...
  • lifes2short
    lifes2short reacted to allandwf's post in the thread Swapsy with Like.
    I remember when Eddie Irvine got the GTO .
  • lifes2short
    lifes2short reacted to GeoffCapes's post in the thread Swapsy with Wow.
    Happened to a mate about 2 weeks ago. He was selling his Golf GTi and they drove off with him holding onto the bonnet. Fortunately when...