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Offline millview

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First service
« on: February 23, 2018, 02:12:48 PM »
I'm just back from getting my first service - the oil was 49 quid...  That said, I can't fault the service from Canon in Braintree.
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Re: First service
« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2018, 06:22:02 PM »


So what was the full price they charged out of interest?
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Re: First service
« Reply #2 on: February 23, 2018, 07:04:14 PM »
There is a chance that the oil might come down in price.

I heard that Chateau Petrus was thinking of supplying it.   :745:

Most BMW dealers will do a deal on pre-purchase of oil - whereby you pay for the bulk purchase for the next three years’ servicing.

Of course - this ties you in to a particiular dealer, but if that fits your plan...... it is a better return than keeping the money in a bank account etc.

Conversely - it is another ploy to get people to add it to their PCP contract.


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Re: First service
« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2018, 10:44:11 PM »
 I needed a "special tool" when I did the 600 mile service.
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Re: First service
« Reply #4 on: February 24, 2018, 09:31:22 AM »
The service was 146 plus the VAT...
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Re: First service
« Reply #5 on: February 24, 2018, 10:27:11 AM »
THREAD HIGHJACK!  :164:


Hiya Millview,
a local I see?  I'm up the road to you in Hullbridge.

Do you go on the Cannon rideouts? Done quite a few in the last couple of years, always a good day.  :305:

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Re: First service
« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2018, 04:55:06 PM »
*Originally Posted by eljay998 [+]
THREAD HIGHJACK!  :164:


Hiya Millview,
a local I see?  I'm up the road to you in Hullbridge.

Do you go on the Cannon rideouts? Done quite a few in the last couple of years, always a good day.  :305:

Lee.

Sounds fun...will look out for the details...
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Re: First service
« Reply #7 on: March 08, 2018, 05:58:00 PM »
£191 for first service today

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Re: First service
« Reply #8 on: March 08, 2018, 09:49:39 PM »
*Originally Posted by millview [+]
Sounds fun...will look out for the details...

Turns out several of the salesmen and mechanics are going to the Reiten BMW dealership that opens soon and there may not be any Cannon Rideouts anymore  :003:

Reiten are having one on the 14th April though!  :305:

Bit of a trot for me to get there for a 9am start on a Sunday, but should be there, if weather is ok(my wife will probably take her Speed triple up there too).

Keep an eye on both Facebook pages for updates  :018:
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Re: First service
« Reply #9 on: March 10, 2018, 11:14:05 AM »
£146 mine was rybrooke bmw Wolverhampton used to be nine as Benham’s