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Discussion in 'Insurance - Sponsored by Sky Insurance' started by JD09, May 19, 2010.

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    JD09 I'm not modding, I'm improving VCDS Map User

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    [May 19, 2010]
    Since I may have a suspension issue at the moment, I wondered about upgrading to Billies and H&R springs on the car below, rather than replacing with OEM parts.

    Currently paying £750, 23, 4 years NCB on a multicar policy of five cars.

    To upgrade the suspension, £23 extra!! :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:

    However, to remap and upgrade suspension, +£174. . . just the remap, £174 . . . So that part didn't make sense, but still happy!
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    Admiral were saying to me that they wouldn't insure my coilovers if they were wound down more than 50mm......

    What sort of difference is 10mm gonna make? :think:
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    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    [May 20, 2010]
    Do you think they're going to get a ruler out, should you crash the car...
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    [May 29, 2010]
    I just had my renewal with Admiral, just hit 25 years old, so it went down a nice lump, i now pay 700 squids, 4 years NCB, not bad i thought...
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    Just asked Admiral for my renewal price

    I paid 1600 last year, and they quoted me 4000 this year!!!!! :faint:

    Just did another quote online with Admiral, came back with 1400....doesn't make sense!!
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    [Jun 1, 2010]
    Interesting that, I'm paying 760 on my S3, 4NCB and 23 years old.
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    [Jun 3, 2010]
    Thats crazy...And mine isn't even a multi-car policy...

    My quote came in at around 740, so i phoned them and said it wasn't good enough discount, so they gave me an extra 40 quid off! Just goes to show, if you dont ask, you dont get!!

    Give them a bell mate and just ask them what they can do, worked for me..I know its only 40quid, but thats a few beer tokens!! ;)
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    [Jun 4, 2010]
    Crazy good or crazy bad?

    Don't forget you have the magic number 25 on your records now ;) few more grey hairs than me but lowers your insurance a large amount!
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    [Jun 6, 2010]
    Oh well if im older than you, then that makes sense i guess.

    And enough of the grey hair talk, im no silver fox yet!! lol
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