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Old 01-08-2018, 10:21 PM   #1
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Old 02-08-2018, 05:58 AM   #2
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WOW !
More power to him - car manufacturers are all going this way, putting obstacles in the way of home mechanics and independent garages. It stinks.
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Old 02-08-2018, 06:47 AM   #3
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First time Iíve seen car manufacturers do this, but like he says in the video, if he owns the car surely he has the rights to repair it, but car manufacturers have always but obstacles in the way, this is a huge step to far. In many ways itís like Apple Mac they really donít like anyone repairing there phones & stuff, they would love to shut down the second hand sector, but I think it would damage there brand over night. I just couldnít get over how big the battery section was...the whole floor !!


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Old 10-08-2018, 10:11 PM   #4
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Cool. Modern cars may seem like the stuff of sci-fi, that we'll never be able to work on or modify, but this just shows it's not true.
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Old 10-08-2018, 10:14 PM   #5
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Well Iím not sure I fancy working on one...Iím no auto electrician, looks a bloody nightmare to me but I do see what you mean, by the time I get my mini on the road petrol will be illegal to use and everything will be on batteryís by then


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Interesting they have a law which states that any dealer tool must be available to the public, but concerning that once he gave them the vin they refused to sell him any parts for it, if they are the sole supplier which they are they have full control over your car, that is scary stuff.
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Old 12-08-2018, 04:48 PM   #7
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There wanting the car to be a premium product, when it gets old or worn out replace it with a shiny new one...like itís a disposable item, only available for people with money & status I guess, will other manufacturers follows this remains to be seen, what worries me is there will be a huge drop in value if no one can get parts & no garage will repair them, whoís going to buy if off you ?


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