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Mechanic needed - Newtwon area

Discussion in 'Businesses and Service Providers' at netrider.net.au started by Voz, Apr 13, 2013.

  1. Oh Lordy, how did I get involved in this?

    Bought my useless son a 98 Majesty 250 scooter last year which he has trashed and run out of rego, so I have transferred it into my name with the aim of regoing it and selling it, got some issues though:

    Went to check it out today, oh crap.

    - Dead battery - will try to recharge
    - Need new rear tyre - can't get any air in as the valve is vertical and about 2cm from the rim (who designed this???)
    - Petrol is pissing out of it when I start it - presumably a ruptured fuel line?
    - Who knows what other horrors lurk?



    I am in Newtown/Enmore and need to find someone to come and collect it and take it back for surgery, any recommendations?
     
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  2. Sorted. Found a mechanic in Marrickville advertising in Gumtree, they even picked it up for $70 on Sat afternoon and took to their workshop.

    I will post back here once they have fixed and provide contact details and a service and price review, cheers.
     
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  3. Interested in hearing how it went, have a bike in Marrickville that needs some work.
     
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  4. If it comes up again Close Motorcycles in Redfern are great.
     
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  5. Thanks Kanga, do you know if they do pickups? Bike decided it won't start, so anything more than a few blocks is one hell of a push.
     
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  6. Yep believe its 90 bucks or so for pick up
     
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  7. Hey voz, I'm in tempe, our workshop is on the princes hwy in tempe. Our prices are very competitive, if not the best in sydney. Drop in or give us a call on 8964 7997. Pick up from Newtown is $45, and can be arranged at any time.
     
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