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I'll summarise to keep this as short as possible: Bought car and collected on Monday. On Friday, thought I had a flat tyre, took to tyre garage, alloy wheel cracked in many places. Garage said cracks looked old. Also, had a weld, showing signs of previous repair. Called garage i bought car from. Salesman initially very helpful, asking me to email photo of wheel, so he could replace. Sent email saying "I am sourcing a wheel for you" Chased up later - boss refused to replace wheel (cost of £530, plus tyre at £300) I stated this wasn't acceptable. Wouldn't budge.
I brought a second hand car from a trader on sat morning (1/9/12). I have driven about 180 miles in it yesterday (sunday 2/9/12) and noticed a noise like the exhaust is blowing. I have phoned the trader this morning about the problem and he said "..the car was MOT'd on Friday and the exhaust would have been picked up then if there was a problem then" He has given me the details of the garage where some work was done on the car before collection (including a rattle from the exhaust), which I think is the same garage that did the MOT. I am taking the car to them this afternoon so they ca