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Hello all,

I have just bought my first Berlingo and I need to do a couple of things to it but as I have little knowledge on them at the moment I thought I'd join the forum to see what Help, hints & Tricks I could pick up off you lovely people Big Grin

So a little about my Berlingo, Its a Mk1, 2002, 1.8D, Multispace that the last owner had used as a works van (at least that's what the boot told me with the 10inch of brick dust lol) so I think as its a little tatty I'm going to Rat Look her, I know its not everyone's taste but I'd rather put the money into a nice set of wheels, new interior and maintaining the engine.

Any how I hope I haven't bored you to much Tongue and look forward to chatting to you all.

Cheers,
Phil
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Hello Phil and welcome to the Forum.

Not sure what rat image is but it sounds like you'll be spending some money to do it .... might I suggest a fresh mot before opening the wallet too far in case you have impending bills coming your way.
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Hi & welcome.You make it how you want it but give it a good birthday 1st.May I advise changing the trans oil?It's not in the schedule but gets grotty.I use synthetic.
Strawberry flavoured windows  Dodgy
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(17-04-2016, 08:40 PM)geoff Wrote:  Hello Phil and welcome to the Forum.

Not sure what rat image is but it sounds like you'll be spending some money to do it .... might I suggest a fresh mot before opening the wallet too far in case you have impending bills coming your way.

Hiya Geoff,
I put it through a new MOT yesterday it only needed a anti roll bar link which is now done so fingers crossed no surprises for a little while.

The Rat image is where u get a old battered car/van and put other parts/Modified parts on that are brand new,
A bit like Old n Scruffy vs Shiny & New (just thought I'd fill u in so u know what look I'm going for lol)

Thanks for the Welcome
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(17-04-2016, 08:48 PM)ron Wrote:  Hi & welcome.You make it how you want it but give it a good birthday 1st.May I advise changing the trans oil?It's not in the schedule but gets grotty.I use synthetic.

Hello Ron,
I'm going to give it a good service and get the belts changed for piece of mind, I've always used Halfords own oils and never had an issue or do you recommend something better?
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All good then ..... accessory shop here we come ..........................
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(17-04-2016, 09:25 PM)geoff Wrote:  All good then ..... accessory shop here we come ..........................

Will do, I will add my start picture soon and then update my pictures through the long journey.
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Hello Phil and family welcome to the forum good to have you with us Smile give the rest of the oil's and filter's a change check the antifreeze a good base to start from. Wink
                                     Smile  It's too orangey for crow's It's just for me and my dog  Smile

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