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I have a grundig mandello 4 radiogram. Up until Tuesday all

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I have a grundig mandello 4 radiogram. Up until Tuesday all was well. Suddenly the v.h.s frequency and short wave stopped working completely though I do have a limited medium wave reception. Do you know where I can get a repair?
Thank you.
C Holt
Hi I am sorry to hear that, I am Tech Michael
I will be helping you today.
Please be patient as these are technical issues and take some back and forth until we can be sure of all the details.
We want to be sure we can resolve your issues correctly and as fast as possible for you.
May I have your town and state to help you better.
Also how old is your SW?
Thank you for your patience!
Tech Michael
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I live near masteg mid Glamorgan south wales.

The grundig is a mandello 4 uk circa 1970

Hi Clive, here is the best place to take or send it for repair.
Its best to call them on this so I have included their contact information.
01202 490099
Shortwave *****
BH23 2LJ
Please don’t forget to rate my service before closing this page,
then you can always contact me the very same way at no additional cost;-)
Thank you Clive and have a wonderful day!
Tech Michael
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

thanx for your help. can you confirm that there is nowhere in, Wiltshire,hants or west sussex [all areas that I work in] able to contact /deliver about this item?

Hi Clive, there used to be but he is gone now ;-(
The guys I recommended have excellent ratings as well for cost and reliable repair service;-) They are the closest good ones.
THANK YOU please rate kindly;-)
Have a nice day Clive.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi Michael. Have just contacted 'shortwave'. They do not do, nor have they EVER done, repairs for broadcast receivers! So..any more useful suggestions?

Look forward to your reply.


Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Still waiting bud! I know you are busy, but so am I. Paid you promptly for, so far, duff gen. hope you can help so I don't have to 'mark you down!!' lol.


Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Relist: Inaccurate answer.
the address given was not now nor ever had been, in the business of repairing the equipement that I had contacted your 'expert' about! Have I wasted my £20? I await your response with interest.
Thank you.
Clive Holt
There may be someone here that can help you for free;
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi Andrew, thank you so much for your communication. Rest assured, I SHALL be leaving you a rating, and if the link you supplied me with turns out to be fruitful it will be a good one. However, after the last debacle where the retailer was totally confused as to why he had been selected, I would prefer to wait before commenting. It can only be to your advantage & I WILL get straight back to you, I promise. Hope you understand ..once bitten etc.

Thanks again.

C Holt

No problem at all.
I prefer to use the forums as you can talk to the people that actually work on these.
Let me know if they cannot help you.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

heard back from! They are prepared to take a look at my machine so thank you very much! Not only is Worthing where I work, but the last chap said that there was nowhere else he could find to send it so well done you. Thanks Andrew, you saved your company's reputation!


No problem at all, glad you are sorted.
Andrew Smith, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 3756
Experience: Gas cooker specialist
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