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Offline Aircon

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But if you can perform work yourself you would be confident in price without needing a ppi?

Exactly. Ridiculous advice IMO
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Offline Aircon

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Just so everyone is clear, get an independent PPI done on your next second hand Ferrari, and not by the mechanic who's been working on it. Don't take anyone's word for anything.
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Offline Fil-Ski


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Just so everyone is clear, get an independent PPI done on your next second hand Ferrari, and not by the mechanic who's been working on it. Don't take anyone's word for anything.
Makes sense



Offline Ferrari Fissatore

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But if you can perform work yourself you would be confident in price without needing a ppi?

I only do mechanical.

All body and interior stuff I pay like anyone else, and its that that costs the most.

Obviously, a PPI is highly recommended. But there are circumstances that change things.

Property people don't always get property inspected by a 3rd party, guitar experts don't always get guitars inspected, art collectors trust their own judgement, antique collectors and on and on..

This is not rocket science.



Offline futurism


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guitars are actually a safer buy second hand than new
they are much more likely to buckle and bow in the first couple of years than the next 100



Offline Aircon

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guitars are actually a safer buy second hand than new
they are much more likely to buckle and bow in the first couple of years than the next 100

The things we learn on a car forum!!
I love my car. Buy your own



Offline Aircon

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  • Name: Peter
I only do mechanical.

All body and interior stuff I pay like anyone else, and its that that costs the most.

Obviously, a PPI is highly recommended. But there are circumstances that change things.

Property people don't always get property inspected by a 3rd party, guitar experts don't always get guitars inspected, art collectors trust their own judgement, antique collectors and on and on..

This is not rocket science.

beep beep beep *reversing* lol

But did you advise the purchaser to get an independent PPI done? If not, that's very suss, as any mechanical work will obviously be done by you. See the dilemma?

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Offline andecorp

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The things we learn on a car forum!!
I don't even know what he's talking about!
You make something idiotproof, they'll make a better idiot.



Offline 360c

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beep beep beep *reversing* lol

But did you advise the purchaser to get an independent PPI done? If not, that's very suss, as any mechanical work will obviously be done by you. See the dilemma?

I'm sure everybody else does.



Offline 360c

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guitars are actually a safer buy second hand than new
they are much more likely to buckle and bow in the first couple of years than the next 100



The things we learn on a car forum!!

I wonder if GM managed to hold on to that Buddy Holly Guitar?



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