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Experience:  Over 20 years experience including running my own garage working on a wide range of vehicles.
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I HAVE A VAUXHALL ASTRA ELITE, MANUAL, HATCHBACK, 2013. IT

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I HAVE A VAUXHALL ASTRA ELITE, MANUAL, HATCHBACK, 2013. IT OVERHEATED & M6 MECHABIC SAID IT NEEDS A NEW TRANSMITTER, HEAD GASKET AND 1 OTHER THING I CANNOT REMEMBER. I AM THE SECOND OWNER. HE WANTS TO CHARGE ME £1600, AND I AM DEVASTATED AT THE COST. I ASKED FOR A FULL BREAKDOWN OF THAT PRICE & HE IS RELUCTAN5 TO PROVIDE IT. HE HAS HAD MY CAR FOR 3 WEEKS NOW!!! WHAT SHOULD I DO? HELP!!!!
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Vauxhall
Expert:  Gary replied 6 months ago.

Hello! My name is Gary.
Welcome to JustAnswer.
I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with a reply shortly.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
NO CALO BACK. NOT Paying another £15 !!!!!
Expert:  Gary replied 6 months ago.

Hello Georgina,

Your mechanic is obliged to give you a breakdown of his estimated repair at your request.

The extent of engine overheat will affect the cost of engine repair.

He may not know that as yet.

When he gives you the quoted list, can you attach it here for me?

Gary