Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Hi new on here
#1
I'm 65 years old living in Chesterfield Debyshire, just lost the wife and now trying to get my life on some sort of track.

Thinking of getting a Belingo multispace have a base  on £4000 to spend, not shore which to pick.

Newer van but high mileage or older with less mileage, like the idea of roof lights in the older models, but at 6ft 2 inch not shore if there is enough head room if kitted out as a weekend camper, with storage boxes in the roof.

Not shore if to go down the road in building my own units or buying in.
Your Reach is further than your Grasp
Reply
#2
Welcome
Reply
#3
Welcome to the forum,

I would say that 4 grand should get a mid to high mileage new shape Berlingo / partner .
Go for one with a full service history , on the 1.6 hdi B9 (current shape) cambelts / water pumps should be replaced at 12500 mile and oil and filters should be changed at least ever 2 years and very preferably every year.

Enjoy your time here.

Mark

Sent from my VFD 710 using Tapatalk
Reply
#4
I'm well past the6' mark myself, and there's plenty of headroom in my M49(first gen model).
I don't have a top hat, but yeah, it should fit...
(unless install some high boxes )

Pop by a dealer and take a good look is my advice.
Reply
#5
You may want to review the specs and decide (like I did for example) on an XTR with Diesel engine, Man Trans and A/C. (I'll get slated for saying it but the auto isn't the most highly regarded transmission). There have been a lot of accessory packs over the years, worth finding out what they contain. Suggest to spend some trawling this forum as you may want to choose a diesel without a DPF. A number of Berlingo Multispace's have been mobility vehicles and often come with relatively low mileage, some of these also have adaptations which don't always enhance the price.
.
Matt
......................................................
2016 Multispace XTR BlueHDi 100 S/S Gris Artense Met
Reply
#6
Thank you for the advice you are giving me, starting to look in a few weeks but will not rush into getting one will check spec and service history.

It would be a diesel I go 1600 HDI after looking last night edging towards XTR - VTR models,
Your Reach is further than your Grasp
Reply
#7
Hi there and welcome to the forum. one thing to note watch the ved rate on a van compared to the car, you can pay two to three times as much on a van comapared to a car.
Are we there yet????? Huh
Ex 1.6hdi van now 3 seater 1.4 multispace
Reply
#8
(06-09-2018, 06:51 PM)jtr rhyl Wrote:  I'm 65 years old living in Chesterfield Debyshire, just lost the wife and now trying to get my life on some sort of track.

Thinking of getting a Belingo multispace have a base  on £4000 to spend, not shore which to pick.

Newer van but high mileage or older with less mileage, like the idea of roof lights in the older models, but at 6ft 2 inch not shore if there is enough head room if kitted out as a weekend camper, with storage boxes in the roof.

Not shore if to go down the road in building my own units or buying in.

Welcome aboard,
Sorry to hear of your loss,  Sad
can't be easy,

Enjoy your search for a van and new hobby,  Tongue

2004 ,1.9d Berlingo Multispace.
called Brian... Smile
Reply
#9
I am hoping to enjoy the future.

As for wife Cancer took her, rotten to say but it was for the best. The pain she was having would make me wish to depart this world, not only cancer but spondylosis with in a year she would have been paralised from the waist down, she told me she did not want that. But that leaves me here trying to pick up the pieces and start afresh.
Your Reach is further than your Grasp
[-] The following 3 users say Thank You to jtr rhyl for this post:
  • Art b, evdama, polar
Reply
#10
I mate and welcome to the forum - so sorry to hear about your loss and all the best in rebuilding your life.

You want might to look up Lighty he has a 12 plate mulitspach in very good condition for 3k
Reply


Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
[-]
Welcome
You have to register before you can post on our site.

Username:
  

Password:
  




[-]
Search
(Advanced Search)

[-]
Latest Threads
Grizz' Prozac for the Soul - Berlingo Multispace
Last Post: Grizz
Today 07:35 PM
» Replies: 846
» Views: 231337
New steering wheel
Last Post: Zen_Speedmaster
Today 05:06 PM
» Replies: 15
» Views: 6802
.. Remapping .. Anyone here done this ??
Last Post: Zen_Speedmaster
Today 05:02 PM
» Replies: 9
» Views: 1592
2010 1.6L HDI berlingo SOMETIMES wont start
Last Post: Peter Palmer
Today 04:55 PM
» Replies: 9
» Views: 862
Hello , I now own my first Berlingo.
Last Post: geoff
Today 10:53 AM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 332
2.0 HDi bottom radiator hose removal?
Last Post: cancunia
Today 07:47 AM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 298
Looking for a B9 with Modutop
Last Post: ron
Yesterday 08:17 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 551
sell up or repair ?
Last Post: Rasputin
Yesterday 08:15 PM
» Replies: 6
» Views: 692
Modutop roof seal, 2006 Desire.
Last Post: cancunia
Yesterday 03:20 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 289
Adding seats to the back
Last Post: JOP3L
Yesterday 02:28 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 778

[-]
Recent Visitors
Locations of visitors to this page