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  1. bigsteve

    Maseratis - Spotted

    Another white gran cabrio parked on whiteladies road in Bristol yesterday.
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    Suspension knocking

    Recently noticed a knocking noise on my GranCabrio, 2012. It started to appear after about 10 minutes driving generally at low speed 20 to 30 MPH and on uneven roads mainly. I had trouble identifying the exact location so took car to a local classic car restorer/builder guy I was recommended...
  3. bigsteve

    Anyone had the jab yet?

    Mine bookeed for Thursday.
  4. bigsteve

    Newbie from Bristol

    Hi welcome from a fellow owner down the road in Clevedon, will keep an eye out for you.
  5. bigsteve

    What a joke the Maserati warranty is

    sorry rocker gasket.
  6. bigsteve

    What a joke the Maserati warranty is

    As Conaero said earlier Maserati warranty of old was good, but now rubbish, as example on my 2012 grancab after about 18 months noticed some excessive wear marks on the roof, mentioned it to main dealer when it was in for service and they said not worry it wouldnt be a problem and would not...
  7. bigsteve

    Sale of ICE cars 9 years left

    Virtue signalling with other peoples money.
  8. bigsteve

    Wireless heating controls

    Had the evohome system fitted 3 years ago, 20 TRV's, great improvement over original single thermostsat system, very controlable room by room. Very pleased with it., ideal for a large house that is not well zoned.
  9. bigsteve

    Grantourismo on Airbags

    recently found a few vids on YouTube of a young guy who has bought a GT for 16500 and is modifying it as a LibertyWalk car ( whatever that is, I am over 30 ) anyway in this vid he fits airbags to it.
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    Charging QP battery in situ

    My came with a ctek charger from new with connections already on the battery, just plug it in. I leave it connected at all the time when not using for more than a week or so and all through winter.
  11. bigsteve

    Suitable towing mob x 2 cars southampton

    I would recommend Dan as well.
  12. bigsteve

    KNOCKING NOISE

    Recently noticed a knocking noise on my GranCabrio, 2012. It started to appear after about 10 minutes driving generally at low speed 20 to 30 MPH and on uneven roads mainly. I had trouble identifying the exact location so took car to a local classic car restorer/builder guy I was recommended...
  13. bigsteve

    Extended Manufacturers Warranty Cost

    Note if you get extended warranty you have to do all maserati recommendations at all services, they refused an extended warranty request on gasket covers because i had not done the lambda sensor or charcial filter recommendations at previous services.
  14. bigsteve

    Next step: SportsItalia.co.uk

    Well done guys, extremely impressed with the way you handled my recent service and odds and sods work. Will be down in person next time to check out the workshop.
  15. bigsteve

    New ‘19 cabrio

    Hi Looks great, love the colour. just a little note on an issue I had with mine when I first had it, Bought it new and got used to putting the roof up and down when the car was moving as I returned or left the house, after about a year i noticed bad accelerated wear on one particular side...
  16. bigsteve

    Admiral Multi car insurance renewal

    Have had multi car with Aviva on the grancabrio and an audi SQ5 fpr 3 years, each time at renewal the premium has gone up considerably and each time I have gone online for a new quote using exact same info and got it a hundred to a hundred and fifty cheaper.
  17. bigsteve

    Buying a GranCabrio advice

    Hi, with regard to the roof I had mine totally replaced on my 2012 grancab due to excessive wear in a couple of spots, got it done under warranty. They also updated the roof mechanism to the then latest spec. Not sure but i think dropping the roof and putting ot up whilst moving could have...
  18. bigsteve

    MOT BRISTOL AREA

    Up until now I have had the MOT for the Grancabrio done at the main dealer in swindon or specialist servicer in Exeter when she was being serviced. This year I just need an MOT, are there any special requirements for the Masser at MOT time any issues to be aware of or can I take her to any MOT...
  19. bigsteve

    How many have extended warranty...

    Just a word of advice if you have Maserati extended warranty. Make sure you have all the Maserati recommendations done when serviced or warranty is voided. Check on here for a thread about this, a few of us have fallen foul of this.
  20. bigsteve

    Warranty registered before delivery - a warning to all to check

    If you extend the warranty be very careful, there is a thread on here about issues people are having trying to claim on extended warranty, in particular be aware you need to have all Maserati recommendation carried out at service even though they are not compulsory at service time. Also the main...