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I think the gearbox is gone Assistant: What is the

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I think the gearbox is gone
Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: Mini Cooper 2006
Assistant: Are you fixing your MINI yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no
Assistant: Anything else you want the Mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No

Hi my name is ***** ***** is happening with the gearbox.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
When car is moving there’s a loud reverberating sound from the middle section where the handbrake abs gear box is. I’ve taken it to 3 mechanics but all to busy to really help me out
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
They just say that it will be very expensive to fix
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Problem is I use my car daily. If the bearings have gone is it dangerous to drive aeound

The gearboxes are weak on them and it could just give up on you are you struggling to find a garage.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I can find a garage but I’m not local and I know I thing about cars
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I just want to make sure I’m not getting ripped off. As it’s 2006 it’s not worth repairing with the quotes I’ve been given
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
But no one has even checked the oil in the box yet

What quotes are you getting.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
what is the best thing to do?

How much are the quotes you are getting.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Vary from 1300-2000
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Would it be worth looking for one to buy myself then paying for labour ?

It could be I have to find some BMW parts tomorrow I will see if there are any gearboxes about for your mini but don’t hold your breath and reg number please.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
That’s very kind
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Thank you

No problem I will be in contact tomorrow regards Gavin.

Morning i have found a gearbox £280 plus £35 postage inc VAT is that any use ?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Could you advise how much labour SHOULD be ?

I would say 1 days labour 7 to 8 hrs.

Gavin Perry and other Car Specialists are ready to help you

Have a look ar for a good garage the gearbox is at Quarry Motors 0114(###) ###-####( I have used them many times ) if you need me just get back to me regards Gavin.