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We are able to offer up to 15% discount on policies for Club Members and would welcome modified car drivers, young drivers and convicted drivers. Our 'specialist' schemes enable us to provide very competitive premiums and added benefits such as free legal cover and breakdown cover at only £45 for Homestart and European cover.

For the past 30 years Adrian Flux Insurance Services has developed into the country's leading agent for Specialist Motor Insurance, providing services dedicated to the specific needs of our clients. This enables us to offer all drivers' competitive premiums and excellent service coupled with special discounted rates for Car Club members.

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Re: Rubbish Company

Post by akhan48 » Thu Nov 01, 2018 9:45 pm

A-Plan have given me an even better quote than Chris Knott, so I've got some comparing and thinking to do. Thanks for the suggestions!
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Post by njkmr » Tue Nov 06, 2018 9:54 am

Mention bhp increases and a lot of them recoil in horror.
I did not have any look with the ones mentioned so far but got a reasonable price from Greenlight Modified car insurance.
My multicar policy with Admiral would not quote on my new car ,which then means my NCB is tied with them but luckily a lot of the Insurers will now mirror your NCB on a policy so you don't have to start from scratch on another car. Which is the way it should be to be honest, as ive earned the NCB ,not the particular car im driving so it should be the driver, not the car.
Anyway Greenlight are worth a try if your struggling.

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Post by akhan48 » Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:02 am

I'm all good now, I've gone with Chris Knott. A-Plan seemed a bit old-fashioned in their ways of doing things. Chris Knott, beat their price too and sent all documents via e-mail and I was in contact with same lady each time. Every modification declared and listed by insurer.
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Post by GreySilver Beast » Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:35 pm

Glad you got yourself sorted out with Chris Knott Insurance :thumleft:

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Post by akhan48 » Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:42 pm

Yes, thanks for the suggestion. Like I say they were very obliging, beat the cheapest quote I had elsewhere, and from what I can see, the cover is better for my mods with like for like replacement etc.
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Post by Velocity_Dan93 » Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:46 pm

Flux just flip a coin if they are going to give you a decent quote or try and put you off. Either that or down to if the person on the phone doesn’t like the sound of you. Never had a good quote from them. Normally thousands above others. Same with family members of much greater age trying to insure the same car. They have a lack of consistency.
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Post by exiled--viking » Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:38 pm

akhan48 wrote:
Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:38 pm
What more is there to say. These people supposedly specialise in modified cars yet they can't give me a quotation.
Well mine is Modified a little and they Insure me for around £350 a year with a with a right off value all they ask for is some pics of the car and my mods which is pretty comprehensive but 5 years with them now they know what i need ;)
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Post by wiggles » Sun Dec 16, 2018 5:21 pm

For 2nd year in a row flux were cheapest for me. Under £390 which is pretty decent with my mods and I'm not that old yet 😉
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Re: Rubbish Company

Post by Adrian Flux » Tue Dec 18, 2018 1:43 pm

Hi.
Glad we could help out with your insurance,
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Post by njkmr » Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:45 pm

You should be helping us all out with Insurance surely...?
Seems like its a lottery?

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Post by akhan48 » Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:54 pm

It is a lottery yes. They didn’t like the sound of my voice.
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Post by njkmr » Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:59 pm

Yep think that is the problem.
As soon as I said
"aye up cocker " the atmosphere changed...!

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Post by 13Black » Tue Dec 18, 2018 8:04 pm

Trying to please everyone is surely doomed to fail? No one can produce a perfect model for predicting insurance.
I struggle to imagine a day where insurance becomes significantly less like a lottery - particularly with underwriters where the quotes are not under their full control.
If one company can't help, shop around as usual.
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Post by njkmr » Tue Dec 18, 2018 8:22 pm

I would think it should be fairly simple based on claims history.
No claims in 32 years equals fairly safe bet?
It would appear not.
I personally shop around myself but it really is a pain in the ar$e...!

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Post by 13Black » Tue Dec 18, 2018 8:38 pm

I'd have thought so, but as HMRC can tell from how little tax I pay, I don't work in insurance, so I've no idea what funny tricks their algorithms play sometimes.

Insurance companies insuring me on some cars and not others, not being competitive one year and then they are the next, some companies not touching me with a barge pole and others being quite happy to take me on ... is that not what you've experienced in those 32 years? Looking down the list of quotes presented on comparison sites goes to show that the whole industry is a bit of a lottery, I just choose to get it sorted and get on with things worth worrying about. Spilled milk and all that.
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Post by njkmr » Tue Dec 18, 2018 8:51 pm

Yep pretty much
30k 420 bhp car insured for less than £400
4k RX8 costs me £560, go figure...!
Even our Berlingo insurance is similar to 420 bhp car which is worth a fraction of the car .
I think they really do just make it up.
I hate Insurance companies
That may have become apparent...!
Its just so annoying having to shop around.
Where as I have a house insurance company who give me a great price every time and I have been with for 15 years or so, although I still don't send them a Xmas card.

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Post by 13Black » Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:21 pm

Maybe RX-8 insurance quotes are bumped up from engines exploding and owners 'accidentally' setting the cars on fire and claiming £1,500 back for arson. Quids in! Not that I've ever done that twice in the past or anything.

I've got police proof that I can drive over the speed limit on multiple occasions and still not claim on insurance I'm that safe, and yet they still hold that against me, can't win.
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Post by wiggles » Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:58 pm

It's just statistics nothing personal... I've worked for insurance companies in the past

They might have had lots of people with your job or live near you that had crashes etc but another company hasn't
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Re: Rubbish Company

Post by njkmr » Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:47 am

Confirmed then...
Lottery

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