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Offline RossGAshley

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Hello I am Ross
« on: 14:40 17-Jul-2017 »
Hello,
I live in England. I have not been to the Ukraine yet. I have been to Hungary as my brother lives in Budapest. I have joined the site to hopefully find some information about buying a used car in the Ukraine and importing it to the UK.



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Re: Hello I am Ross
« Reply #1 on: 17:50 17-Jul-2017 »
First off, Welcome... second, this is Ukraine we are not a river so "the" is not needed...... third, why would you want to buy a car here. A Lada run over by a transport here has more value than a new Bentley where you live. Why would you want to buy a car here?

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Re: Hello I am Ross
« Reply #2 on: 20:33 17-Jul-2017 »
Ross, stick with Germany if you really want to import a car to the UK. Ukrainian prices will damage your eyesight.

This is the best source - just enter Germany in the dropdown.

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Re: Hello I am Ross
« Reply #3 on: 21:05 17-Jul-2017 »


Ross, buying a used car in Ukraine and taking it to the UK is generally a bad idea.  Generally --

Price will be double if not triple.  Add in transport and other expenses.

Left-hand drive vs Right-hand drive.

Ukrainian cars often have fictitious Km and service records.

But maybe it's some Soviet speciality car you're after.   Don't know.  General advice.

Ross you're a boss.  Stay happy brother.

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Re: Hello I am Ross
« Reply #4 on: 22:25 19-Jul-2017 »
Welcome Ross.... 8)
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