Mark has now had a replacement battery fitted at 'Honda's technical centre near Heathrow' for 'roughly £1900'. You can read about it (3 pictures too!) in Octane April 2013 (p151 for WHS browsers).Mark Dixon has written in this month's Octane magazine (September p171) that 'the price [for replacement battery pack] has now come down and a brand new pack costs about £1740 including VAT.'
That's where all the press cars get looked after, mine's got 2 or three stamps from them thanks to it's previous owner, who was the founder of EVO magazine. I'd like it to go back to them, but instead will have to find a good local (Midlands) Honda dealer. Anyone got any recommendations?That must be the Honda centre located at Slough, how did he wangle that privilege instead of a Dealer?
I've been using Startin Honda at Worcester since 2002. I went there because a mate (sadly now deceased, may he rest in peace) who bought his Insight after having a ride in mine was chuffed with their service.I'd like it to[...] find a good local (Midlands) Honda dealer. Anyone got any recommendations?
Fascinating - thanks for the info.I've been using Startin Honda at Worcester since 2002.
Mooneyes 14" Inch Screw On Speed Disk Disc Wheel Trim VW Camper Beetle Polo Golf | eBayI'm worried that fitting moon discs will cause the underlying wheel surface to become a horrendous "armpit" but I will try to find a local firm to make some anyway.
Snap one ones for steelies....The trouble with those is they seem to screw into your existing wheel rims. They also leave a bit of your wheel showing. They are also very pricey.