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PostSubject: Vehicle Uprate   Sat 23 Feb 2013 - 17:03

Just enquired about having my van uprated from 3200KG to 3500KG
Will keep you posted, could do with a bit extra as I might put weight on now I have stopped smoking

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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sat 23 Feb 2013 - 17:36

It's only a paper exercise Ken, maybe have to Uprate your tyres though good luck with it.
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Mon 25 Feb 2013 - 17:57

Thank you for your enquiry. From the information provided about your vehicle, we should be able to cover your uprate tpo 3500kg. The post conversion weights on this model, after uprating, would be: Ax1 – 1750kg; Ax2 – 1900kg. The gross vehicle weight going to 3500kg. There may be a further option to increase the rear axle– 2000kg, subject to the correct tyres and an air assisted rear suspension.


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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Mon 25 Feb 2013 - 18:39

Yes hence mine now being 2 ton rear with air assist, the maximum (autocruise)
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Mon 25 Feb 2013 - 21:40

Think the 1900 on rear axle will do for me

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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Tue 30 Apr 2013 - 16:04

All done now Very Happy
Hard work finding the right tyres but I got there in the end

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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Tue 30 Apr 2013 - 19:37

Well done Ken still waiting for answer on mine. Just had Airide fitted and what a difference in the ride well impressed. cheers
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 5:05

Just started email dialogue to get our Concorde uprated from 5990 to 6400
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 8:55

Paperwork with DVLA uprated from 3500 to 3850 received plate from Svtec
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 9:00

I didn't need to send mine to Dvla, if your weight isn't stated on your V5 you don't need to notify them.
Is it just a paper chase for your concord Paul or do you need any modifications doing?

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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 13:52

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Paperwork with DVLA uprated from 3500 to 3850 received plate from Svtec

Steve at 3850kgs your road tax/licence will now be £165 per year - just wondered if you aware Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 16:29

I am thanks had to send old disc off, also need grandfather rights to drive it lol. Thanks for the post anyway
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 20:17

Sounds like its gonna just be a paperwork exercise Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Sun 23 Feb 2014 - 20:23

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Sounds like its gonna just be a paperwork exercise Smile
Nice one  Very Happy 

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PostSubject: Re: Vehicle Uprate   Tue 24 Jun 2014 - 20:48

I have just sent for a new plate for mine to uprate the rear axle to 2050. I only need to go up an load idex on the tyres, the axle and brakes are the same as the standard 3500 van, makes you wonder why it was plated at 1750 for the rear axle and 3200 gross in the first place. SVTEC wanted 230 + vat to tell me someting  allready knew and to suppy a plate, so I did it myself.
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