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PostPosted: Tue May 16, 2006 12:38 pm 
Old School Grand Master
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Joined: Tue Jul 05, 2005 3:14 pm
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Location: Warwick
It is quite disgusting how you have to pay for insurance to basically ensure that it gets to its destination. Talk about minimal service and VFM.

I understand perhaps against damage but to have a delivery company that basically says:

"well we cant guarantee it will get to its destination"

Is a pile of tosh to say the least.

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PostPosted: Wed May 17, 2006 12:28 am 
Dirt Disciple

Joined: Mon May 08, 2006 11:37 pm
Posts: 62
Location: London
Does $200 sound reasonable then or does anyone have any ideas as to what he can try? Anyone imported a bike from the states here?



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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 6:22 pm 

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$200 is about right, I can import a 40lb parcel for about $180, about 3 days trackable. dont forget in addition the UK shippers then charge about an extra £15 admin because the taxman will want to have some money off you as well - duty (?%) and vat (17.5%) based on the declared value......well after all they've got to finance the bloated public sector & there massive pensions somehow!!

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 08, 2006 11:14 am 
BoTM Winner
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Posts: 2916
Location: NW England
who's that with JonD?

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