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by Chrisbb
September 16th, 2020, 11:03 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Suspension for Ford Ranger...
Replies: 0
Views: 114

Suspension for Ford Ranger...

I know the suspension topic has been covered here a few times already. However I am trying to find out what options and recommendations there for adding an additional suspension package on top of the air suspension upgrade to 3.5t. I am very close to getting a Ford Ranger Bimobil and would like to g...
by Chrisbb
September 13th, 2020, 5:07 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Bimobil Import??
Replies: 12
Views: 263

Re: Bimobil Import??

Thanks for your toughts Horacebat - that's really good to know! Sorry for the delay in replying - I just spent some time in Germany and also visited the Caravan Salon in Düsseldorf to have a look at both, Bimobil and Burow. They are both really amazing vehicles, but I'm leaning a little bit towards ...
by Chrisbb
September 5th, 2020, 8:57 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Bimobil Import??
Replies: 12
Views: 263

Re: Bimobil Import??

Hi Chris I'm not sure if you've seen this but here is a write up that I put together when we purchased ours: Importing a Bimobil- our experience Ha - no idea how I missed that post - that's a treasure trove of useful information you shared there, thanks so much!! How did you register the vehicle in...
by Chrisbb
August 29th, 2020, 4:51 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Bimobil Import??
Replies: 12
Views: 263

Re: Bimobil Import??

That will involve DVLA most likely, you might speak to an advisor there and ask for 'case studies' Dpt they always appeared the less dopy there, failing that, there are a couple of outfits nationally who for a price will take your vehicle & logbook, liase with DVLA and raise your GVW (or whatever i...
by Chrisbb
August 29th, 2020, 4:37 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Bimobil Import??
Replies: 12
Views: 263

Re: Bimobil Import??

zildjian wrote:
August 28th, 2020, 8:18 pm
Probably not these SV Tech clowns though :)

viewtopic.php?f=19&t=423&hilit=turnaround
Oh god - that's an epic thread... Some good insights to be gained from it - alas, no conclusion :lol:
What do people do these days? DVLA directly?
by Chrisbb
August 28th, 2020, 6:20 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Bimobil Import??
Replies: 12
Views: 263

Re: Bimobil Import??

Hey Zildjian, thanks so much for the super quick reply:-) Those are all the type of answers I was hoping for;-) And then I should probably just register the uprated gross weight for the Ranger? Basically I want to make sure that I'm not gonna void my insurance... How much of an issue is the emission...
by Chrisbb
August 28th, 2020, 3:49 pm
Forum: Popular Q's & buyers guides
Topic: Bimobil Import??
Replies: 12
Views: 263

Bimobil Import??

Hello there, I'm new here and was hoping somebody here might have some Bimobil experience? I am planning on buying a Ford Ranger in the UK, get it converted by Bimobil in Germany and then take it back here and update the registration just for the truck (higher gross weight limit etc). But Bimobil se...