[rollei_list] Re: was NASA & Rollei

Volvo trucks are still own by Volvo. Only the cars are part of Ford Motor.

On Sat, Oct 31, 2009 at 11:38 PM, Binjassim <tyco@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> A volvo truck engine top end overhaul costs approximately $80,000 with the
> agents in Doha, Qatar. I have a copy of their estimate.
> A new volvol ttruck with an engine of like capacity is priced at $86000.
>
> Qatar is a closed market and the agents tend to soak you for as much as
> they can screw you for. There are no independent repair garages, and the
> agents refuse to co-operate with spares, manuals, or reprogramming vehicle
> computers/
>
> That is why the japanese and koreans and now the chinese are prospering.
> I have had mercedes, bmw, mitsubishi, rangerovers and land rovers and
> toyota vehicles. I know from where my next car / 4wd will come.
> Regards, John
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Frank Dernie" <
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> Subject: [rollei_list] Re: was NASA & Rollei
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>  Mercedes service is relatively reasonably priced here in the UK.
>> FD
>>
>> On 29 Oct, 2009, at 20:52, Peter K. wrote:
>>
>>  Yes, we have a joke out here about MB and BMWs. When you drop off
>>> your MB for service, just to shake the mechanic's hand is a $100
>>> charge. I almost bought a Volvo until I saw what the cost of
>>> maintenance was. It was on par with MB. Hence, no Volvo.
>>>
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