Discussion in ' Motors ' started by ringoJan 26, Log in Register. An unamed party I knew at uni had a car with a load of mods coilovers, big brakes, speedline wheels, leather interior, exhaust, etc etc it did look standard though. By Jeff Blyskal. If this dirt gets into the car's mechanism, motorists can end up paying expensive repair costs. A typical policy covers the structure and outbuildings; the contents of the house; personal liability if you, your family, or pet cause damages to others; and additional living expenses if your house is so badly damaged you need a temporary place to live. If you say it has no options, make sure it has no options. No, create an account now. You're 3rd party. When she came back at the end of the day, the store manager handed her pieces of the pinion drive gear they recovered from the transmition box after doing a 30 mile road test drive????
Air filters and how they might affect your car insurance
Why you worrying about an air filter if you have done the grill and changed An uprated/sports panel filter is still an engine modification and if they find to change it before the insurance send an assessor to look at your car.
They said it was unusual to be changing an air filter on a 3 year old car. If it's a K&N kit, I'd be asking for a rebate as BHP will probably drop ;) At this point insurance agent gets bored with you pretending not to be a boy. › news › air-filters-and-car-insurance.
The car was insured TPFT as a standard car. The other thing I question is this: When I bought my current car I was asked if it was modified, I answered no as it is standard.
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To be honest I insure my mods not just for the fact of making sure my insurance is valid but because here we have "random" VOSA checks on modified cars in certain areas and I don't wish to take the risk. Induction kit as opposed to "cone filter" would indicate it should have but who knows!
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First off - Most insurance companies (particularly those who are willing all the mods, wheels, tyres, spot lights, paint treatment, carpets, air filter etc. I can't see many claims adjusters hooking up suitable diagnostic on every.
WEST COAST EDITOR An oft-repeated | comment — just not enough air going into the passenger compartment. Even changing the oil is quite an ordeal, and so is changing the filter." A Georgia insurance adjuster: "Gas mileage is not sufficient at 17 mpg average." And an 6 sparkplug amounts to a sporting proposition.
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Will a Panel filter do this?? I feel so relieved that I have found a mechanic I can trust, and that I didn't have to resort to buying a new car. Student Utilities. Ask for a policy endorsement that covers cosmetic damage if you live in one of the 26 states in the Midwest, Mountain West, and Central South that CoreLogic has identified as having a high to extreme risk of damaging hail.
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First off - Most insurance companies particularly those who are willing to allow youngsters to declare modifications aren't likely to do 'mod for mod' replacements, and even then every other person I know in my sort of age bracket are on Third Party policies anyway, so getting a payout from the insurance company is a moot point if you were at fault.