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  1. he said he was buying another car and was going to pick it up that weekend. although he already had another alfa GT in the drive way when i went to see the car. once the V5C came back the previous registered keeper IS NOT the seller. this is quite confusing, and suggests he never registered the vehicle. i have tried ringing the seller but the phone is either turned off or he refuses to pick up. i think he knew exactly what he was doing, but theres no way to prove it. if he refuses to contact me is the next step VOSA? im just so worried that i will contact them they will agree th
  2. im just worried that i will end up with nothing if i contact them first Raykay. i would rather negotiate a refund or free fix without having to take it further. if the DVSA agree the car is unroadworthy i am stuck without transport to get to work and a big loss to my bank balance that i cant afford right now (not that theres ever a good time to throwaway money).
  3. just a check... i could feel something was wrong with the car so i thought i would get them to look over it and they came back with this huge list of issues. the guy at the alfa garage is happy to write a report if required, i spoke with him on the phone this afternoon. so first port of call is to ring the seller and calmly explain i would like a refund? then the dodgy mot garage ? then calling VOSA? thanks
  4. Hi there, thanks for all your replies. the alfa specialist i took the car too also carries out MOTs, the failures he noted were near side upper wishbones very very loose/worn - wheel dangerously 'floating' as he put it, moving very easily the center exhaust bracket was broken? the offside rear suspension spring had come of the top of the mount and was resting on the chassis, the spring itsself was the wrong type and it was badly fitted the offside inner driveshaft boot was split the headlight motor had failed and the engine/gearbox mountings were very loose and poorly fitte
  5. Hi there, I purchased a used Alfa GT 1.9 JTD from a private seller advertising on autotrader around 1 month ago. this was the advertisement posted: M-JET 16v 3 DOOR GT COUPE, WITH FULL LEATHER INTERIOR , FULL SERVICE HISTORY ALL MANUALS 2 KEYS AND PLENTY OF RECIEPTS, RECENT CLUTCH AND SERVICE,REAR SPRING AND DROP LINKS, 6 SPEED MANUAL 150 bhp POWER AND ECONOMY ALL UNDER ONE HOOD.TWIN TAIL PIPE EXHAUST,SOUGHT AFTER STYLISH ITALIAN THOROUGH-BRED COUPE ALL IN COLOUR CODED AZZURE, BLUE, Next MOT due 04/09/2015, Tax expires 31/01/2015, Full service history, Electric windows, Air cond
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