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Postby Rostra » Sat May 23, 2015 12:48 pm

Contact info for sensible insurers please - just been charged £150 for change of colour and stainless exhaust. Grrr.
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Postby drumtochty » Sat May 23, 2015 2:09 pm

Oh, your still about Angie.

I jut go for the cheapest and do not change during the year.

Quote me happy let you do that for free if you inform them online I think.

I assume you are in the UK at the moment.
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Postby Purplebug » Sat May 23, 2015 9:59 pm

Mine was 140 fully comp. added exhaust wheels and lip/skirts and now £315 :(
Bet they still only offer £800 if someone stuffs it!
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Postby joeytalent » Sun May 24, 2015 8:09 am

Greenlight don't charge for modifications, and there's no penalty for adding them mid policy, unless they take you over a certain bhp. You get a discount if you're on the mx5nutz forum as well.

They were always competitive for me - about the same price as Admiral charge for a standard car (although I gave up with admiral after trying to explain what throttle bodies were).
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Postby iainf » Wed May 27, 2015 12:34 am

You could try the Club Partners Adrian Flux
There is a dedicated line for members on that page.

Or you can also try the Club partner Lancaster - though not sure they are overly mod friendly ... ners-club/ they have some good introductory deals on joining the club to obtain discount also.

and can surprise also.

But Flux can be pretty decent and if they are not the cheapest offer price matching and other insurance options.
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Postby 71NotOut » Wed May 27, 2015 9:15 pm

I'm with Footman James.

Not the cheapest, but still great at £142 - got a discount for MX5OC membership.

Agreed value certificate, needs to be garaged if at home between 10pm and 6am. 3,000 mls per year.

I have added lowered suspension and change of alloys and no increase or charge for change of policy.
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Postby DAN@ADRIAN FLUX » Sat May 30, 2015 9:28 am

Please feel free to give us a try for insurance if you like. If you wanted to PM me some contact details I'd be happy to arrange for one of my quotes team to give you a call back.
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Postby mgrays » Tue Jun 02, 2015 10:20 pm

Sky at one point were lowest, now Greenlight; I have modified cars with both of them. They go through cycles were they drop prices to get market volume and then creep back up once they have a name/reputation so you need to change every 4-5 years... IMHO.

But go cheap and now every change is a chargeable item and the refund from stopping the policy is tiny .. and you cannot suspend it (as they used to) .. so pretty much once you have started a policy you have to keep it running for the 12 mths.
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