This has set me wondering:
What experiences have people actually had with customs
duties when ordering big-ticket car parts from the UK?
The one order I did from them had no duty, but it was only
a couple of small parts that fit in a padded envelope...
At 01:16 PM 7/5/00 -0400, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>Folks, I got a reply from Rimmer.
>They do have header and twin exhaust system plus both parts as a package (
>save a couple of bucks).
>RL1206SS S/S 4 BRANCH EXH.MAN. F £115.00 + VAT
>RL1207SS S/S TWIN*SPORT*EXH*LES*MAN £145.00 + VAT
>RL1523SS FULL SYSTEM INC HEADER £255.00 + VAT
>RL1502 FITTING KIT £13.95 + VAT
>So for whole system + fitting kit in US Dollars (GBP1.0 <=> USD1.51) => $410
>Plus shipping (free right now?) and we don't pay VAT but probably will get
>charged import duty.