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Business closed

The OP wants advice on their lost voucher, you asked them how they paid as if you had a solution for them It’s clear you were about to give misleading / false advice and when pulled up only then did you check your facts via google and reply to another poster in a rude manner

1 year in Consumer Issues by J.pilkington 31 Replies 837 Views

Best and Worst GAA supporters by County.

As a% of population Worst - Dublin Best - Louth

1 year in GAA by J.pilkington 21 Replies

Business closed

Why did you ask this if as you know it makes zero difference due to charge back not being possible because of timeframe? Strange

1 year in Consumer Issues by J.pilkington 31 Replies 837 Views

High wattage 23watt LED Bulb €8eur

Sounds defective if you need to dismantle it and then you are left with a safety hazard (fire and someone getting hurt touching it). Maybe not a recommendation after all let alone a bargain?

1 year in Bargain Alerts by J.pilkington 40 Replies 929 Views

Here's what I saw today, mark 3 (please read the rules before posting)

No offense to the poster but I think it’s a bad photo, exterior is much more imposing than that pic, but as mentioned the interior is poor. Can’t see myself ever buying one over a Gti / R etc

1 year in Motors by J.pilkington 8,469 Replies 829,198 Views

Topaz 5 back on 50 purchase

Surely it’s not that sophisticated, as far as I know it’s a programme matching vendor(list of topaz / circle k stations) and price? Buy milk / lotto etc to bring up the price

1 year in Bargain Alerts by J.pilkington 34 Replies 604 Views

What % of annual income would you spend on a car?

Because your first post reads like you are looking for advice when all you are really doing is telling a “bunch of people on an Internet forum” that you are “buying” an a class from savings. That’s what I find odd. At least be open about it My comment about BIK savings is lost on you. Go look it up

1 year in Motors by J.pilkington 39 Replies 226 Views

What % of annual income would you spend on a car?

What a strange post (almost yet another failed effort at boasting about money / savings). Anyways if you are serious (doubt you are) Tesla would be where my money and it’s almost free money if you can route it via your employment as there ya zero BIK for the moment. The x% if salary thing is pointl

1 year in Motors by J.pilkington 39 Replies 155 Views

no bik on EV cars?

But watch out on this, eg if you sell after 3 years and it’s worth €15k the €15k is taken as a negative capital allowance

1 year in Electric Vehicles & Hybrids by J.pilkington 9 Replies 280 Views

AGS buying cheap cars.

If they had fast and expensive cars you would have a post complaining that they spend too much money on cars....some posters just live a good moan

1 year in Motors by J.pilkington 100 Replies 5,557 Views

Leaf 24kWh - so how bad is the range really for early cars?

Any input on what the root cause could be? Defective battery / not enough use (leaving charged at x% unused? for long periods) / incorrect charging process?

1 year in Electric Vehicles & Hybrids by J.pilkington 24 Replies 661 Views

€25k to spend on a used car - 100km per day

As posted in the electric forum “Currently drives with Real Range of 35Miles.”. Shocking stuff from a 7 year old car so definitely something to consider https://www.donedeal.ie/cars-for-sale/nissan-leaf-2011/18960416

1 year in Buying and Selling by J.pilkington 34 Replies 2,622 Views

Tesla Model 3

Good article. The scaling up reads as an exciting time, I can imagine it’s a tough place to work but will make some great engineering stories in years to come

1 year in Electric Vehicles & Hybrids by J.pilkington 4,318 Replies 121,593 Views 1 Thank

€25k to spend on a used car - 100km per day

https://youtu.be/gXZeq9eXAys

1 year in Buying and Selling by J.pilkington 34 Replies 2,622 Views 1 Thank

€10 day trips to Hollyhead are back again!

To have ten pints of brown ale in the Boston pub, if you are lucky you will miss your ferry and have to wait another 6 hours

1 year in Bargain Alerts by J.pilkington 89 Replies 19,163 Views