Hey guys!!

This is my first time here and I am in with bad news. My new new beautiful car has been in two freak incidents within 10 days of collection!!! I cant descrbe the heartache and the sle...

7 Apr 2008
buGGie well, u can always give tan chong a call to get a quote. i doubt it will be cheap. if they change the entire bumper, it may be around 1k for the bumper itself.

alternatively, go to an after-ma...
7 Apr 2008
dylanw Thanks Buggie! Do you know any recommended repair workshops in the east? PM me if you do pls...thanks
7 Apr 2008
buGGie eh..... i go to the ones in the west... LOL. perhaps the other forumers can help u out in that, or look for the merchants in the listing and see how it goes. good luck!
7 Apr 2008
Evan Hi Dylanw, sorry to hear... If it's your first car, don't worry, I think most people will "langar" their first rides one or the other. My experiences with Tan Chong is that it is usually (more than...
7 Apr 2008
jukebocs Hey Dylan

I am also a new car owner and that too of a Sylphy 15S - m sorry i cant be of too much help here coz i am new to evrything cars as well . bt let me know how your repairs go and good lu...
7 Apr 2008
sunnytan31 Hi Dylanw,

Sad to hear ur new ride damages.

U can try going to....

Sng Ah Tee Motor & Panel Service
Blk 3 Pioneer Road North #01-18 Singapore 628457
Contact Person: Darren Sng
HP: 911...
8 Apr 2008
joycelym Hi dylanw

Awwwww... sorry to hear that.. it sounds quite bad huh..

Try getting 3 quotes to compare the repair cost, including the one from TC.

Then double check with TC, will they void an...
8 Apr 2008
hi all,

believe some are missing the tcss sessions since the last one we had a few weeks ago. so here's one and mark your calendar.

Date: 13 March (thur)
Time: 8.00 pm
Venue: Kallang Mac
...

10 Mar 2008
ifconfig guess i can make it slightly past 8pm. on my way after logging off, cya there. safe drive now that the roads are slippery.
13 Mar 2008
fpchong Sorry can't make it. U guys go ahead...
13 Mar 2008
ifconfig once again thanks to all those who turn up. it was a nice gathering with a nice cool weather in a nice cool place.

for those going to melaka, pls note the time and location to meet.
13 Mar 2008
steven_VW Have to thank ifconfig for organising this meet up. Its great meeting you guys, especially those who had MIA for sometime...ha ha ha!!!

Cheers!!!

14 Mar 2008
amil sorry missing for a reasonable time... had been bz lately.. today juz check forum...if nt can join u guys yesterday..
14 Mar 2008
nelson73 Arrrrrrrrr i miss it
14 Mar 2008
BoxerRules Char, Steven & the rest

i've miss yet another opportunity to meet up. When all things seems smooth, work has to fail and was stuck in office till 10.40pm. Apologies, should have rang both of u ...
14 Mar 2008
steven_VW Its alright BoxerRules, there's always the next meet up. Hope to see you soon.

Cheers!!!

14 Mar 2008
vinceyeo heh I did not get to go but I met Char at my 1 day reservist cohesion at SAFRA Yishun yesterday.

Welcome to 668 bro...
21 Mar 2008
Zzz scratched my rims against the kerb 1 fine day. Only realised it while washing it. Any1 know is there any way to rectify it?

Tks.

4 Mar 2008
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by Vlanze:
Zzz scratched my rims against the kerb 1 fine day. Only realised it while washing it. Any1 know is there any way to rectify it?

Tks. "

if it's cheap rim.. ...
5 Mar 2008
buGGie never tried, but was recommended this workshop called Yew Lip (tel : 64536600). or ask some of the shops that sell rims (like leong seng etc) and they should be able to point you to the right direc...
5 Mar 2008
Vlanze So the repair costs is roughly about 50 per rim eh? Tks all.
5 Mar 2008
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
never tried, but was recommended this workshop called Yew Lip (tel : 64536600). or ask some of the shops that sell rims (like leong seng etc) and they should be a...
5 Mar 2008
just starting a thread to gauge the responses...

to make it easier to manage, a convoy of not more than 8-10 cars. walkie talkies are a must to maintain communications along the journey. recomme...

23 Feb 2008
Congratulations to Oneshift for crossing the 10,000 mark of signed up members. I wish Oneshift another year of success in 2008.

Wishing all Oneshifters a prosperous and fruitful 2008....HUAT AH!...

31 Dec 2007
gunnersclub Happy New Year 2008 to Everyone .
31 Dec 2007
iNDS Happy New Year to everyone...
1 Jan 2008
tatoo @@@@HAPPPPPYYYY NEWWWWW YEARRRRR@@@
1 Jan 2008
ahlibaba HAPPY 2008 NEW YEAR !

HUAT !!! HUAT !!! HUAT !!! HUAT !!!
1 Jan 2008
mkc Long time no see u guys!!! Happy new year~!!! Hope all of u hav a better year!!!
1 Jan 2008
Pippo Happy New Year to everyone here...
1 Jan 2008
buGGie happy new year everyone!!!

hope its soon soon lee lee and heng heng for everyone~~~~

n i pray that when i need to driver a little faster, no TP around (best is dun speed lah!).
1 Jan 2008
neutral Happy New Year to all!

May all your wishes come true!
2 Jan 2008
accyt1978 Happy New Year to all.. not so happy for me.. slip and injured my foot.. damn.. 2008!!!
2 Jan 2008
joycelym Walau si ginah, I think you should go Bai Bai (PRAY PRAY) to ward off your bad luck man!!!
3 Jan 2008
This is an open discussion for the news Ford Focus ST bigger brother

"If you think the Ford Focus ST is a mean looking machine with an equally mean engine to boot, allow me to introduce the Focus ...

19 Dec 2007
Jarvis if you don't mind waiting for another 2 more years... alternatively you can get a GTi hee hee hee
19 Dec 2007
buGGie Char,

if this is your dream car, u should wait!! continue to drive your suzuki and start saving now.... you have till 2009! hehehe!

you only live once! and imagine when u are wif a walkin...
21 Dec 2007
joycelym Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
Char,

if this is your dream car, u should wait!! continue to drive your suzuki and start saving now.... you have till 2009! hehehe!

you only live once! ...
21 Dec 2007
Can i register insurance using my dad's name but put me as main driver even though he no class3?
So that the insurance be much lower?

16 Nov 2007
bornno1 hey thanks steven for the response...
but does it make any difference in the premium if me or my dad is the owner?

is there any way to get the lowest out of the premium? thanks
16 Nov 2007
neutral Hi borno1,

Since your dad don't have a licence, it doesn't benefit to register under his name. Everyone has to start somewhere, so why not put your own name instead. This way you will earn your ...
16 Nov 2007
bornno1 Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Hi borno1,

Since your dad don't have a licence, it doesn't benefit to register under his name. Everyone has to start somewhere, so why not put your own name i...
16 Nov 2007
Roj Hey bornno,

I'm not putting my name either haha, save 700 bucks a year (tat might not mean alot to some bro around here). Just my point of view, by the time you wanna change car woul...
16 Nov 2007
lchuanglr hey man, think your best bet is to shop around. I'm 26 and AIG quoted me 3K+ a year, but I managed to get one from TM asia for 1.6K. you might want to check if your car dealer allows you to get you...
17 Nov 2007
pakmaonsg Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Hi borno1,

Since your dad don't have a licence, it doesn't benefit to register under his name. Everyone has to start somewhere, so why not put your own name i...
17 Nov 2007
superchewy Hi,i recently got my car and bought insurance.As i'm only 21 and just got my license my insurance costed me 4k.Pretty ex due to many youngsters making claims.So i guess you should get a quotation f...
22 Nov 2007
buGGie i suggest you look for some insurance agents that specializes in car insurance. what my agent does is to get the quotes from several insurance companies and from there choose the best. the differen...
22 Nov 2007
muji Well perhaps try getting those from Independent platform for General Insurance. like for example if you gimme your details, I can help you check with the 20 over GI I represents. Of cos, no sales p...
26 Nov 2007
bornno1 Quote:
"Formerly posted by muji:
Well perhaps try getting those from Independent platform for General Insurance. like for example if you gimme your details, I can help you check with the 20 over GI...
7 Dec 2007
Hello! Any mechanical expert here to provide sound advice on how to change the bulb for my car headlamp?Is it easy? The car is a Vios btw.

17 Nov 2007
mojo Quote:
"Formerly posted by faineant:
Hello! Any mechanical expert here to provide sound advice on how to change the bulb for my car headlamp?Is it easy? The car is a Vios btw. "

Vios uses a H4 b...
17 Nov 2007
faineant thanks ifconfig, you're certainly right, but being guys, sometimes we wanna try a little D.I.Y. anyway the car is out of warranty.
nonetheless, thanks for the input. yeah i sorta figured out tt i...
18 Nov 2007
ifconfig the easiest learning way is to go see the changing process (thru your friends' cars), you will easily pick up and perhaps do better than those professionals (since they will take shortcuts sometime...
18 Nov 2007
buGGie just a little comment, after successfully changing the bulb, do remember to shine it on a wall and do minor adjustment so that the lights are not '1 high 1 low....' heeee!

just for info, the lig...
18 Nov 2007
kkchai I prefer DIY also. Most of time when send my car to mechanic or car wash or someone going to touch my car, I look, learn from them and try it myself. Nice experience but those guy must be fed-up of...
19 Nov 2007
faineant wow i went to some workshop(at ubi-i forgot the name,i'll check the receipt,supposedly reputable) and bought headlamp bulbs from them and they installed it for me. then after that i pass them my ow...
19 Nov 2007
faineant ok i wont name the shop. not good of me to. they seem to have alot of supporters.
19 Nov 2007
razr23 Bro, I still think you should have changed to DVs instead of CVs. Its alot brighter.
20 Nov 2007
miniman Quote:
"Formerly posted by ifconfig:
pardon me... if it's easy to change, then those workshop mechanics will not have a job... end of the day is better off in getting a professional to perform the ...
24 Nov 2007
miniman Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
just a little comment, after successfully changing the bulb, do remember to shine it on a wall and do minor adjustment so that the lights are not '1 high 1 low......
24 Nov 2007
hello everyone!

I am back for hols for a week and would love to take this opportunity to meet up wif friends, both new and old....

Date & Time :[ 23 Aug (thurs) @ 8 pm
Venue : Kallang Macs
...

20 Aug 2007
ztcc78 Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
hello everyone,
seems like most can't make it on thurs and i am also not free on friday
I guess the only thing to do is to cancel the meetup for thurs and ...
22 Aug 2007
krazyguy_08 k buggie, catch u next time..
23 Aug 2007
kkchai :hi: buGGie, don't worry, still have fate to meet-up . If you free do log-in into LIVE CHAT, still still gather there to chit-chat . Hope you have a safe journey back... See ya
23 Aug 2007
hondata Buggie,
it's ok, there is always a next time for our meet up
23 Aug 2007
neutral Buggie, si mi "you yuen wu fen", you looking for marriage? hahaha...

Don't worry, "lai re fang chang" lah...
23 Aug 2007
steven_VW Hey, Buggie, unfortunately, we are unable to meet you this round, I am sure there are plenty of chances, we will see you on your next home leave in oct/nov. Meanwhile, take care and be good...ha ha...
23 Aug 2007
Tigger hi Buggie will catch up wen ya back ya...
23 Aug 2007
Hello people!!!!!

I have been missing in action for the past 6 months and I am pretty sure that I have missed out on a lot of fun stuff

Anyway, to cut the long story short, I will be back in...

14 May 2007
ONESHIFT DRIVES UP TO CAMERON HIGHLANDS

The March holidays may not be near, but it is never too early to make plans for a quick getaway in Malaysia!

If you've been thinking of going on a self...

10 Jan 2007
Taken from a personal blog

How to... land a one-night stand

Sometimes it's better to avoid the whole relationship thing and be a single man. To satisfy your manly needs however then maybe yo...

14 Jan 2007
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
That's a PRO's write out....It's easier said than done..

"

Most parts are ok, you just need loads of self-confidence, which the article forgot to mention....
14 Jan 2007
accyt1978 tot u just got married.. wow lao eh..
now then 7 year itch ah... i already over so long liao.. and not married yet..

good tips.. will try it out.. hahahha
14 Jan 2007
Evan Quote:
"Formerly posted by triggerpuff:

-snip-. However, the part on walking away may backfire sometimes... haha"

OMGosh, how do you know that?!
15 Jan 2007
ascchew haha... his timeline is condensed..
15 Jan 2007
accyt1978 Quote:
"Formerly posted by Char:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by triggerpuff:
Some women look for one-night stands - spot them
"

Ya, spot some obvious one. And got 2 close shaves "

alamak.. u sh...
15 Jan 2007
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by Char:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by triggerpuff:
Some women look for one-night stands - spot them
"

Ya, spot some obvious one. And got 2 close shaves "

Close shaves?...
15 Jan 2007
Evan Quote:
"Formerly posted by triggerpuff:
Some women look for one-night stands - spot them
"

Wow skill... How to spot?!
16 Jan 2007
triggerpuff Very interestingly, your sleeping positions actually tell you a lot about your feelings towards the one-night-stand that you just scored...






















16 Jan 2007
buGGie hmmmm... noticed that its all guys talking about this post.... mayb the gals should give some insight.
17 Jan 2007
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
hmmmm... noticed that its all guys talking about this post.... mayb the gals should give some insight. "

Starting with you...?
17 Jan 2007
Happy New Year everyone in Oneshift!

May it be a wonderful year for all of us.... (miss you guys and all the meet ups!)

In 2007, i hope that there will be more fantastic cars being launched w...

31 Dec 2006
ifconfig happy new year to all too.

unlikely we will get to see more affordable cars since more and more often we are paying more on taxes devised by some well-known economists under gahmen payroll.

...
31 Dec 2006
triggerpuff Happy New Year to all oneshifters!! Wishing all good health in the coming years ahead!!

Remember - Don't sacrifice your health in your pursuit of money, for you will have to sacrifice your money...
1 Jan 2007
akira be positive la... keke :S

happy new year all!
1 Jan 2007
kittymeow work hard play harder live hardest

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
1 Jan 2007
how is everyone from ONESHIFT doing? got miss me? hehehe!

life in Timor is simple. no entertainment here. no cinema, no macs, no cafe. no taxis aft 6.... is like the 60s 70s here in Timor....
...

15 Nov 2006
Skye Hi!!! You've got to sign in more often than this!?
16 Nov 2006
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
how is everyone from ONESHIFT doing? got miss me? hehehe!

life in Timor is simple. no entertainment here. no cinema, no macs, no cafe. no taxis aft 6.... is li...
16 Nov 2006
neutral Hi Hi, good to see you in here again!

Hope everything is fine over there. Anyway, look forward to Jan to see you again.
16 Nov 2006
ifconfig it's nice to know you are doing 'well' in timor. stay healthy n cya soon.
16 Nov 2006
buGGie hi everyone,

life is ok here. there is chinese restaurant here (more like the zhu chao stalls kinda food tho). food is a little saltish so gotta tell the cook to put less salt.

its hot and hu...
19 Nov 2006
Evan Hoho, family secret recipe cannot reveal.... (unless u let me drive the mx5)
19 Nov 2006
hello everyone....

i know i have been MIAing for a short while. its confirmed. i will be leaving town for a year to timor leste. i have gotten all the clearance required and unless something out...

28 Sep 2006
buGGie i only scared i kenna killed.... read the newspaper, i am sure if something happened to me, it will appear in straits times. i am at least worth that much leh!
29 Sep 2006
akira Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
i only scared i kenna killed.... read the newspaper, i am sure if something happened to me, it will appear in straits times. i am at least worth that much leh! ...
29 Sep 2006
Skye Hey, this is a friendly and peaceful forum community man Buggie, do what you can to help the people there and do us proud
29 Sep 2006
hawshy timor got terrorists meh?
29 Sep 2006
buGGie no terrorists.... but got militias...... apparently got carry AK47 type...
30 Sep 2006
triggerpuff All the best. Be safe and do us proud. Fly the Singapore flag high and get a oneshift.com sticker from me to stick on your cupboard there!
30 Sep 2006
buGGie there will be at dili, the capital. but at districts, i doubt so cos its like only 2 hours of electricity per day! i was told that at some areas, gotta walk just to get water.....

btw, i am ins...
2 Oct 2006
Evan buggie if you don't cut your hair... will you wash it? since water is scarce. heheh
3 Oct 2006
buGGie i have decided. worst come to worst, i will bring solid fuel and boil water to wash my hair. hahaha. as for water collection, perhaps i can generate some work for the locals to help me carry water?...
3 Oct 2006
akira Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
i have decided. worst come to worst, i will bring solid fuel and boil water to wash my hair. hahaha. as for water collection, perhaps i can generate some work for...
3 Oct 2006
My neighbour is letting go his 2004 Jazz to me at 40k. Is it worth it? His car have everything done. Another question, can I convert it to OPC? Possible? If anyone is master on this, can give some ...

18 Sep 2006
buGGie i think its possible to convert from normal to OPC and u will get a refund. a fren of mine, got into drink driving issues and got his car converted during the period. however, i am not sure how it ...
18 Sep 2006
Iswandi Thanks.. I will check with LTA then. Cant wait to join the team... Let me do a check 1st.. will get back to you guys.. the car is 03/2004 and from wat i see.. it looked sporty.. my neighbour had ma...
18 Sep 2006
Skye Quote:
"Formerly posted by Iswandi:
Thanks.. I will check with LTA then. Cant wait to join the team... Let me do a check 1st.. will get back to you guys.. the car is 03/2004 and from wat i see.. it...
19 Sep 2006
Iswandi My neighbour like disagree on my idea to convert it to OPC.. He said mite as well I buy new weekend car. But anyway, the actual price he's letting go is 44K. Wow.. so he let me consider until my ha...
20 Sep 2006
Skye Doesn't look seem that attractive then if you ask me
20 Sep 2006
Skye Incidentally, I've got a friend who's quite keen to sell his 04 Civic (Black, 1.6L Vti, 4-speed automatic. He bought it as an OPC but just converted it lately, so mileage is very low). Not sure tho...
20 Sep 2006
Iswandi sure skype.. just gimme some details. will discuss with my wifey.. thanks. can email also.
21 Sep 2006
solohero If you convert your car from normal to OPC, you won't get a refund, but for your future car purchase, you will get an additional PARF rebate... I think

Link: http://www.lta.gov.sg/motoring_matte...
21 Sep 2006
Iswandi well.. I've done my survey on new cars on Kelisa, Rio 1.4 and Swift 1.3 though..
Kelisa - SE offered 0 down.. got little cashback and mthly abt $336
Picanto - same and mthly about $385
Swift - d...
6 Oct 2006
ifconfig beware!! cashback can means higher interest rates. anyway, looking at the details you put up, i'm sure these are on 10-years loan. So practically speaking, this is LIFETIME commitment.
6 Oct 2006
Schumacher wins Monza GP and retiring end of season

"Michael Schumacher has recorded his 90th career Grand Prix win at Monza. With Fernando Alonso working his way up to third position only to suf...

11 Sep 2006
buGGie i am so sad....... next season dun wan to watch F1 liao
11 Sep 2006
akira Ya, it won't be the same anymore. Feels like when Michael Jordan left NBA...

But all hail the rise of Kimi! Will Alonso be in McClaren?
11 Sep 2006
lightfinger Kimi will do well at Ferrari for sure, he's got the focus to be one of the better F1 drivers around, but don't think he'll ever eclipse Schumi, tho I'm not a big fan.

Wonder who'll partner Alons...
11 Sep 2006
buGGie kimi? hmmm, then i dun mind watching F1. hahaha!
as long as kimi dun talk, i think he will be fine.... dunno y, he has a squeaky voice......
11 Sep 2006
akira Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
kimi? hmmm, then i dun mind watching F1. hahaha!
as long as kimi dun talk, i think he will be fine.... dunno y, he has a squeaky voice......"

Its ok to be squ...
11 Sep 2006
Jostian I hope kimi stays in mclaren...It's like an unsolvable equation, but everyone equates mclaren to kimi...if he does go over to ferrari, then the tag heuer posters have to change liao...
12 Sep 2006
triggerpuff Schumi may take up the "Test Driver" position at Ferrari, according to an article in Sporting Life.
16 Sep 2006
weemufc haiz... schumi nv win the driver champ in his final season...
17 Nov 2006
15 SEP MEETUP @ VILLA BALI

Calling all oneshift.com members!!

Meetup FRIDAY 15 SEP 06 at Villa Bali (Gillman Village,Opposite BP Alexandra, next to SAJC) 8pm onwards!!

9, Lock Road




...

9 Sep 2006
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by missy:
my fav meetup plc BUT i carn make it...will b in redang "

nuadiver will be very disappointed.... she says long time no see liao...
10 Sep 2006
missy i also long time no see her...N U ALL!
i was wishing the meetup will b on wed tis week...
11 Sep 2006
kittymeow Quote:
"Formerly posted by missy:
i also long time no see her...N U ALL!
i was wishing the meetup will b on wed tis week... "

yalor, how come no more on wed?? meow has 2 other gatherings leh
12 Sep 2006
kittymeow meow understands this as most ppl dont work on sat...but sad to say, meow has to work on sat as early as 9am and sundays as well.
12 Sep 2006
missy Quote:
"Formerly posted by kittymeow:
meow understands this as most ppl dont work on sat...but sad to say, meow has to work on sat as early as 9am and sundays as well. "


*sayang sayang*
du...
13 Sep 2006
kittymeow thanks missy

no lah...no angry, no cry...got used to it liao after so many decades of working on full sat and sun...

so you not able to come for meetup on fri arh?? then probably meow only ...
13 Sep 2006
Evan missy going redang never jio us....
13 Sep 2006
missy eber...how i knw u will wanna go wif me...tot u got BUSY liao ma.

if u all join me it will be so fun lor...haiz...haiz...




meow...yeap c u in oct den...dun 4get me hor..
13 Sep 2006
kittymeow haha....how can meow forget about missy leh??

anyway, cya in oct again
15 Sep 2006
Evan see you all tonight!
15 Sep 2006
we have been meeting up and eating quite a bit --- the dim sum, macs, kfcs, tongshui, yong tau hoos....

i am wondering if anyone will be interested in healthy lifestyle activities.....perhaps we...

28 Aug 2006
triggerpuff We're gonna be at ECP Sunday morning, 0900H onwards.... any chance you'll be jogging there?
28 Aug 2006
missy Quote:
"Formerly posted by triggerpuff:
We're gonna be at ECP Sunday morning, 0900H onwards.... any chance you'll be jogging there?"

last sunday i was there the whole day lay...
29 Aug 2006
Skye How about badminton or something like that?
29 Aug 2006
buGGie i should be starting my jog ard 8.30 or so and will end ard 9.30 at car park B2 (1st one from fort road). just look out for me lor!

badminton also can! as long as can help towards training for t...
29 Aug 2006
missy Quote:
"Formerly posted by Skye:
How about badminton or something like that? "


my other club plays badminton once a week...during weekday...u wanna join drop me an sms.
29 Aug 2006
buGGie how come bo lang wanna keep healthy lifestyle one? so sad......
1 Sep 2006
triggerpuff we'll be there on Sunday, about 9am. Macs. I'm not there to exercise (hehehe), but to chill.... eunice will be blading. Anyone?
1 Sep 2006
kittymeow Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
how come bo lang wanna keep healthy lifestyle one? so sad...... "

got lah...meow swims monday to friday

jogging not meow's cup of tea
1 Sep 2006
Evan How about jogging in the gym?!
3 Sep 2006
ifconfig just like eber, i prefer exercising indoors. anyone like dry swimming?
5 Sep 2006
1 SEP MEETUP @ RIDEOUT GARDEN MAC

Calling all oneshift.com members!!

Meetup Friday 1 SEP 06 at RIDEOUT GARDEN Mac, 9pm onwards!!




SMS me (zach aka triggerpuff) @ 93629483 for queries!
...

25 Aug 2006
Wonder what would be the best range before one gets a car..
i'm currently taking home average 2500... but with lots of bonuses at year end.. is it worth getting a car let say Terios.. or Ts... or ...

26 May 2006
Anyone experience poor services at VW Car & Cars ? Just wonder whether I am the one of the few or many !

29 Mar 2006
miniboy Quote:
"Formerly posted by Kelvin_Sim:
Hi all,

I am considering a VW. Is the servicing for it much more expensive than the Jap cars? And do you think it can last the full 10yrs? Currently consid...
26 Aug 2006
Moustache1610 No the $250 is purportted to cover labout cost of taking out old battery and putting in the new battery plus checking all other related components to confirm that they are not contributing to the b...
26 Aug 2006
substance138 If you guys want to know more about VWs whether their servicing is good or bad you can head down to Kallang KFC/Mac carpark there is going to be a Golf Gti GTG today from 430 to 630.
26 Aug 2006
Moustache1610 Just a clarification. Although I am not happy with the servicing, I am very happy with my previous Passat and the current Golf.
26 Aug 2006
buGGie i had my battery changed recently for less then 200 for my previous car .... so i guess as long as u bring it to an outside workshop, its ok.

the mechanics will just plug the vag com port into ...
26 Aug 2006
Moustache1610 I had a purist mentality last time but now I am selective in going back to Cars & Cars. I tried Servotronic.
26 Aug 2006
buGGie there's CAG auto as well, if you wanna try.

i like servo. always look for dennis.....
26 Aug 2006
Moustache1610 Location?
26 Aug 2006
Who's on MSN?

1) zachlee@pacific.net.sg

16 Jan 2006
triggerpuff There's a problem with my MSN!! Cannot seem to log in.... arrrggghhhh!!!!
6 Mar 2006
Evan eh, missy, ifconfig, skye and me in leh
7 Mar 2006
triggerpuff I think something wrong with my configurations or the modem here... at OC's place now...
7 Mar 2006
7 Mar 2006
buGGie just to revive this thread....

do leave your msn addy here!
26 Aug 2006
miniboy miniboy909@hotmail.com

add me..can only msn @ home.
27 Aug 2006
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
just to revive this thread....

do leave your msn addy here!"

Back from the dead!! YEAH!!
27 Aug 2006
27 Aug 2006
hi people...

as mentioned..CHARITY MORNING!!!its not like the usual charity event where we gather to buy food and necessities for the needy. for this event that i am organising, i need voluntee...

22 Aug 2006
Hi all, need some trade-in advice on the gurus here.

Im currently driving a coe lancer,just want to know how much i need to fork out if i were to change car now. here are the details.
COE expi...

23 Aug 2006
neutral I presume your renewed COE is for 10 years. For coe car, there is no parf, strictly coe rebate only.

Look like you have to fork out 25k - 8760 = $16240.00

I would suggest that you drive unti...
24 Aug 2006
fangface Yah man its giving me 1001 problems the last few months.. the latest one is my mech says the engine needs overhaul. but i already did a top overhaul 3 years ago.. And i also frequent KL with the c...
25 Aug 2006
neutral Guess the engine has overheated before which warrant for a top overhaul. Looks like it has deteriorated.

You may look into options of changing entire engine instead of doing major overhaul. Some...
25 Aug 2006
buGGie have you tried calling the finance company to get the outstanding loan? cos if you are calculating based on your own estimation, you need to take into consideration the 80/20 rule. which is about t...
25 Aug 2006
Having thoughts of changing rims, but as I dun wanna spend a bomb on the rims, was thinking of getting second hand rims (genuine ones, not taiwan replicas...) Is it worth it? Budget is a considera...

24 Aug 2006
Evan Get skye's rims. droolsome...
25 Aug 2006
triggerpuff I also want skye's rims... maybe he willing to sell?? hehehe..

We should organise another rim shopping trip, but this time, for 2nd hand rims! Budget about $1000 for rims only. I intend to re-us...
25 Aug 2006
akira Quote:
"Formerly posted by triggerpuff:
I also want skye's rims... maybe he willing to sell?? hehehe..

We should organise another rim shopping trip, but this time, for 2nd hand rims! Budget abou...
25 Aug 2006
neutral Quote:
"Formerly posted by triggerpuff:
We should organise another rim shopping trip, but this time, for 2nd hand rims! Budget about $1000 for rims only. I intend to re-use my current tires. $1000 ...
25 Aug 2006
buGGie i would get 2nd hand rims. my ABT 18" were 2nd-hand. got them at a good rate.i asked around, can probably get a set around 1k or so. best is to let go of news that u wan rims.... see if your frens ...
25 Aug 2006
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by buGGie:
i would get 2nd hand rims. my ABT 18" were 2nd-hand. got them at a good rate.i asked around, can probably get a set around 1k or so. best is to let go of news tha...
26 Aug 2006
Skye First and foremost, I'm not selling my rims anytime soon... sorry triggerpuff

Since you're not in a hurry, take your time to find a set that you really like. Have you tried other motoring forum...
26 Aug 2006
azfar guys, for affordable tyres and rims (brand new or second hand) you can check out my friend's shop at Ang Mo Kio. it's Poh Heng Tyre & Battery, and located at Blk 4002 Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1. ...
19 Dec 2006
mdhisham Quote:
"Formerly posted by azfar:
guys, for affordable tyres and rims (brand new or second hand) you can check out my friend's shop at Ang Mo Kio. it's Poh Heng Tyre & Battery, and located at Blk ...
20 Dec 2006
azfar Quote:
"Formerly posted by mdhisham:
Quote:
"Formerly posted by azfar:
guys, for affordable tyres and rims (brand new or second hand) you can check out my friend's shop at Ang Mo Kio. it's Poh Heng...
20 Dec 2006
Something picked up from biz times. More choices liao.

New Fiat agent aims to go far.
THE Fiat brand has made a comeback in Singapore after a four-year absence, and its new distributor promis...

13 Apr 2005
Vai Panda and Punto... umm... bring on the Coupe
13 Apr 2005
Terry Thinking of getting a unit of the Michael Schumacher limited edition Stilo model. Anyone has any comments on the car?
3 Nov 2005
DNA Hmmm.... impressive. Is it being sold in sg?




A new limited edition version of the Fiat Stilo 2.4 20v goes on sale throughout Fiat Auto’s UK dealer network this weekend (7/8 May).

Timed to...
7 Nov 2005
Garyp Hi all,

I drove the Stilo b4 damn power. Hehe

But my pocket not big enough to keep that cool stilo so i bought the punto lor....
25 Aug 2006
buGGie have seen that car in SG before.

i also vaguely remembered someone winning some luckydraw for that car and was selling in SG car mart (how come i never have such luck???). i belive some parallel...
25 Aug 2006
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17 Aug 2006
Wat is the road tax for 1.8l and a 1.6l car?

20 Aug 2006
buGGie EC less then 600 cc :$400
between 600 cc & 1,000 cc :$400 + 0.25 x (EC - 600)
between 1,000 cc & 1,600 cc :$500 + 0.75 x (EC – 1,000)
between 1,600 cc & 3,000 cc :$950 + 1.5...
20 Aug 2006
Does anyone know how much does it cost for the following BMW rims & tyres?

Rims : BMW (ORGINAL BMW not replica rims!) model 116
tyres: Goodyear Eagle NCT5 225/50/17

My fr...

17 Aug 2006
ifconfig for 2nd hand, usually range between $700 - $1600. really depends on the state of the rims, whether got dents or not.
17 Aug 2006
neutral Just reconfirmed that the rims and tyre are actually new, only few days old when she changed to her imported rims & tyres.

Will try to get pics and specs/details.
18 Aug 2006
triggerpuff Quote:
"Formerly posted by neutral:
Just reconfirmed that the rims and tyre are actually new, only few days old when she changed to her imported rims & tyres.

Will try to get pics and specs/det...
18 Aug 2006
buGGie i sold my 1day old rims (17" mazda) & tyres (michelin) for 1k. other shops offering 800. so it depends on where u let go. suggest that your fren call up these shops and see how much they are willin...
18 Aug 2006

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