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Old 11 July 2013, 12:03   #1
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What could I have got for 1k?

Facing a 1k bill today for a new high pressure fuel pump ( diesel pouring out the bottom ) on the car.

To cheer me up some more - what could I have bought for that to actually enjoy ?

Post some links to cheer me up ?
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Old 11 July 2013, 12:14   #2
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Hmmm... a new car for that much!!

Or 163 gallons of petrol for the boat... that would have taken you far enough to put a smile on your face..
Sitting looking nervously at the tdci Mondeo on the drive now damn you!!

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or.....

Port Ellen 1979 32 Year Old 11th Annual Release with Presentation Box

eek drown your sorrows in style!!!!!!!!!
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Old 11 July 2013, 12:18   #3
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500 blow up dollies from the local garden centre or 200 of the unshaven deluxe versions!
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Old 11 July 2013, 12:18   #4
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Mmm.... lets see.

2 nights with a lady I know in Moscow.

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My sincere sympathy....

Just had coolent hose on the Picasso go yesterday

Hose 65

Labour 300 - 330

V.A.T.

So it's no boating this weekend for me
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Old 11 July 2013, 13:20   #6
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Old 11 July 2013, 13:50   #7
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A long way on the bus!
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Old 11 July 2013, 13:58   #9
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