Well, the Clio2's MOT have just poped up on the calender ... had a good look, as the CAT was sounding a bit farty .... Yup.... the only thing holding it there was the last 1/2" of the flexipipe joint ... could not find a repair section anywhere
... so I fixed everything I could see .... and hey presto it passed ...
1 x CAT - £165 fitted @ McConecheys
2 x front wishbones (dealer was having a clearout -£40 the pair ... cheaper and less work than the 2 balljoints that were required
2 x Drop links - £8.50 dealer
2 x Front struts - Boge £74.00 the pair GSF - 1 was leaking.
2 x Rear shocks - Boge £48.00 the pair GSF - both were leaking
1 x air filter,
filter, plugs and crush washer - dealer kit special offer - £27.00
5 x ltr 10w40 semi synth Chevron
Total - £376 ... didnt seem too bad really ... 10yrs young and going strong ...