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by AdamH
17:13 Monday 7th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: FMR Mercedes Citaro acquisitions
Replies: 272
Views: 25296

Re: FMR Mercedes Citaro acquisitions

dart1 wrote:
17:06 Monday 7th January 2019
When will the batteries arrive for the mercs
No idea.
by AdamH
15:38 Monday 7th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: FMR Mercedes Citaro acquisitions
Replies: 272
Views: 25296

Re: FMR Mercedes Citaro acquisitions

As mentioned before, the main problem with them is electrical faults. This is mostly due to knackered batteries having being stood unused for almost a year. Just before I left I was told First have now ordered enough brand new batteries to replace all of the Citaros. I was told the cost too... It wa...
by AdamH
20:31 Sunday 6th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Crowngate bus station lunchtime 5 January 2019.
Replies: 8
Views: 434

Re: Crowngate bus station lunchtime 5 January 2019.

MattW wrote:
20:27 Saturday 5th January 2019
I'm not sure about the whole 'spare bus' thing, but that livery is growing on me.
The odd thing to me is the fact there is a running card marked as "Citaro Spare" 🙄
by AdamH
16:01 Sunday 6th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Santa Bus 2018
Replies: 25
Views: 1892

Re: Santa Bus 2018

67664 went to Stoke on Friday, so I managed to outlive the Enviro300 fleet by one whole day!
by AdamH
15:29 Sunday 6th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Worcester Optare Solo's
Replies: 5
Views: 449

Re: Worcester Optare Solo's

53047 certainly has the best engine in it, but First knows this and although I was rather drunk last night I'm sure I remember Mechwr26 saying they were going to take the engine out and fit it to 53802. My last shift in Ledbury was on New Years Eve in 53048 and that was perfectly adequate, and it's ...
by AdamH
11:39 Sunday 6th January 2019
Forum: Kev's Cars and Coaches
Topic: 147 service
Replies: 6
Views: 460

Re: 147 service

I saw the back end of this a few days ago while working a 144A in Bromsgrove. I was too far away to identify it, but it looked good.
by AdamH
18:51 Friday 4th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Santa Bus 2018
Replies: 25
Views: 1892

Re: Santa Bus 2018

So after that, I guess it will be transferred to Stoke! Why so soon!!! :( It was still in the body shop when I arrived for work this morning, but nowhere to be seen when I finished. I was too busy saying goodbye to all the engineers I'm not going to see tomorrow to be bother to ask if it has gone t...
by AdamH
18:46 Friday 4th January 2019
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Oxford Bus Museum Running Day 1 January 2029.
Replies: 5
Views: 381

Re: Oxford Bus Museum Running Day 1 January 2029.

MattW wrote:
18:27 Friday 4th January 2019
...That little Singer is lovely...
I'd rather have a modern day Singer from California 😍
by AdamH
11:06 Friday 4th January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Enquiry about B7TL ALX400s at Worcester depot.
Replies: 9
Views: 863

Re: Enquiry about B7TL ALX400s at Worcester depot.

If you have a king way to travel, make an appointment first... you could turn up and find they are visiting Worcester on that day 🤣
by AdamH
20:57 Thursday 3rd January 2019
Forum: Fleet Discussion
Topic: Santa Bus 2018
Replies: 25
Views: 1892

Re: Santa Bus 2018

Not been in today, but I'm told 67664 has now been withdrawn and is in the body shop having the Santa Bus stuff removed.

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