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:) hi to all i have just started my own business and have a old renault kangoo on transco van and finding it a bit small.

just wanted to no what people were driving and what advantages you have with your motor.

cheers mike:)
 
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KNIPEX

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a nice new shape transit mate, plenty of room, nice comfy driving postion, like a car really just a bit bigger :)
 
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michufc

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i heard the vauxhall vivaro is quite good but its all about budget i suppose
i feel that using a car for a work tool just is not a good look
 
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Sparky_Ben

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I dont actually drive but the new transits look very smart would give a good image to your company making you look professional
 
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bahco

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ive got a vauxhall combi van through work, great little van but my boss has stopped me doing jobs at weekend init so ive just bought a little corsa van for weekends

does the job

when i go on my own next year i fancy leasing the new citroen berlingo van very nice van!

£150 a month bargin
 
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Sparky_Ben

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thats a very good price I have just looked at the transit for a contract hire for 36month it is 250 a month thats with ford so I would image you would be able to get a better deal through say a family run company.
 
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michufc

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ive got a vauxhall combi van through work, great little van but my boss has stopped me doing jobs at weekend init so ive just bought a little corsa van for weekends

does the job

when i go on my own next year i fancy leasing the new citroen berlingo van very nice van!

£150 a month bargin
i used to work for citroen a few years ago as a mechanic and the new shape dispatch was the one to have didnt really go wrong:D
 
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WarrenG

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Ford Connect with side door great tool. :)
 
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Bunter

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I used to drive a Vivaro, really good, loads of room , comfy, quick, 6 gears, and it was good on fuel, I could squeeze 40mpg out of it, that's only 5mpg less than the Vauxhall Combo that the company used to own, and about 15mpg better than the Merc 115 vito!
But be warned that early versions had trouble with gearboxes (inc, Traffic and the Nissen version)
 
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MRES

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VW Caddy 04 onwards. Fantasic MPG, comfy, reliable real work horse.
 
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MRES

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My Van. Sign writing has been changed since and it now has a roof rack complete with tube and A Frame ladders !
 

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Sparky_Ben

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I like that sign writing looks very professional, where are you based? Would you be looking for a hard working apprentice worth a try?
 
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