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by Arthur
Mon Jun 20, 2005 5:35 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

Hi folks, Thank you for your generous offers you are all too kind. Doreen and me went down to Bournemouth Friday to give our statements it was a long day for me as I had just finished nights the Policeman in charge of the investigation seems very nice. He does not seem to like him very much. You wou...
by Arthur
Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:58 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

Thanks for your support, you are very kind. I now have got to decide if I am going to press charges against him. I am on nights this week and intend to get the train to Bournemouth straight from work Friday morning with Doreen to give our written statements to the Police and answer their questions. ...
by Arthur
Mon Jun 13, 2005 5:58 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

PETER YOUR A STAR!!!!!!!! :D
by Arthur
Sun Jun 12, 2005 11:55 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

There has been another twist in the tail of this sorry saga. It appears he has been to the Police on the Tuesday after the Saturday we tried to pick up the van and reported me and my family for assault. One of the policeman who attended on the Saturday phoned my mobile yesterday and asked me to cont...
by Arthur
Mon May 30, 2005 7:20 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

Hi Brian, Of course I trust you I can't believe you are so kind and would do this for us. We do like the bus and as Steve said it would be a great pity to scrap a good bus just because of this prat. I still want to take him to court which I hope I would be able to. Do you think this would still be p...
by Arthur
Sun May 29, 2005 2:24 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

Arthur's Bus

I'm not sure Brian. It was in quite good condition concidering it was it had never had a restororation it was in it's original paint some rust in the cargo doors the front had had a bump in the past and needed some work but was solid. Generially just some bits and pieces nothing major needed doing. ...
by Arthur
Mon May 23, 2005 9:49 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

We have consided paying up. Then taking him to court. We tried to give him money on Saturday. It ended in a fight and the Police being called. It's not that easy. We now realise he was going to take our money and still keep the van. He is not a reasonable person we can not deal with him everything t...
by Arthur
Sun May 22, 2005 9:35 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

Bus problems

I went down yesterday to reclaim the bus with some brilliant people from the club. Unfortunately it turned into a fight and the Police were called. I must add that the police were very helpful and seen right through him. What sort of person asks for a disclaimer to be signed in front of the police, ...
by Arthur
Mon May 16, 2005 12:38 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

:D I can't believe you people, you are so nice. I am going down the legal route to regain the van as I think he thinks he will bully me into giving him the cash but that is not an option if he does not return the van he will end up in court. I would dearly love to take you up on your offers and batt...
by Arthur
Sun May 15, 2005 10:19 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION
Replies: 596
Views: 132185

MAJOR PROBLEMS WITH A RESTORATION

After having are Splitty 5 years we decided to have it restored. We choose a restorer who we thought was reputable and cheap who operates in the Dorset area. But after having the van for 4 months (he said it would be finished in 1 month) with very little contact. When he promised he would update us ...
by Arthur
Mon Mar 22, 2004 2:57 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: 1500 tinware information
Replies: 0
Views: 331

1500 tinware information

:o Hi, Does anybody know where I can obtain detailed information (drawings etc) on the tinware needed for a 1500 engine?
Thanks