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    Default Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    As per thread title, anyone know of one who actually knows what he is doing and not a bloke with a few ideas and a multimeter like me.
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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Sounds to me like you don't trust the collective brain that is TRC and would actually rather not fuck about and get a man in. Is it that bad?

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Nice little Piaggio Skipper, that's what you want.

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by mallett View Post
    Sounds to me like you don't trust the collective brain that is TRC and would actually rather not fuck about and get a man in. Is it that bad?
    Well the Nexus is a bit of an odd one compared to most bikes and anything to do with scoots normally sinks under the weight of scorn poured upon it, so asking about a man who can, if I cant, is the next step!

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by Gregor View Post
    Nice little Piaggio Skipper, that's what you want.
    Actually I might know someone who wants a small scoot for his motor home. What model/CC is it? Do you know its wet weight? I'll pss the details on to him. I think he was looking for an Innova copy but you never know...

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by Taipan View Post
    Actually I might know someone who wants a small scoot for his motor home. What model/CC is it? Do you know its wet weight? I'll pss the details on to him. I think he was looking for an Innova copy but you never know...
    I'll look it up when I egt home.

    It's a 125, 2 stroke btw.

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    There is a local mobile guy in Essex called Marinus, company called M-Moto - used him myself several times and so have many others, always been a job well done and bargain prices too.

    If Google doesn't throw up his number, drop me a PM.....

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by V8-Powered View Post
    There is a local mobile guy in Essex called Marinus, company called M-Moto - used him myself several times and so have many others, always been a job well done and bargain prices too.

    If Google doesn't throw up his number, drop me a PM.....

    Found him. www.m-moto.co.uk Have you used him for actual electrical problems?

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by Gregor View Post
    I'll look it up when I egt home.

    It's a 125, 2 stroke btw.
    Oh, he probably wont want it then as he isnt a fan of 2 strokes. I'll pass the details onto him though just in case. Oh and how much?

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by Taipan View Post
    Found him. www.m-moto.co.uk Have you used him for actual electrical problems?
    I've only used him for tricky mech problems - VFR VTec valves and throttle body syncs. A few other people have used him for electrical fault finding and major rebuilds.
    Worth calling him for a chat, friendly guy in a South African kind of way......

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by V8-Powered View Post
    I've only used him for tricky mech problems - VFR VTec valves and throttle body syncs. A few other people have used him for electrical fault finding and major rebuilds.
    Worth calling him for a chat, friendly guy in a South African kind of way......
    Thankjs. I've emailed him to see if its something he'd get involved with.

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by Taipan View Post
    Oh, he probably wont want it then as he isnt a fan of 2 strokes. I'll pass the details onto him though just in case. Oh and how much?
    Ok

    Kerbside weight according to the manual is 115kg.
    Registered dec 1999.

    Not sure what these go for but 450 was what I was thinking of.

    Mileage around 5000

    mot till Jan 2014

    2 owners, mine since 5/11/09 when it had 3701 miles on it.

    New rear tyre.

    Kick and leccy start.

    and it's blue.

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    I did ask but he isnt actually looking just yet but wouldn't have a 2t anyway. Got any pics? Ill stick an ad up on a scooter forum if you want.

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    Default Re: Anyone recommened me a good motorbike auto electrician in the Essex area?

    Quote Originally Posted by Taipan View Post
    I did ask but he isnt actually looking just yet but wouldn't have a 2t anyway. Got any pics? Ill stick an ad up on a scooter forum if you want.


    Cheers I need to get my finger out and sort an ad on here.

    Maybe you could put up a link when I do?


    I should keep it but rarely use it,the money would buy me a very tidy used mountain bike which I would use.

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