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The End of the Campervan | Adventures in a Camper
So, we’ve got a little bit of bad news. The Van is officially dead! It just went in for its MOT yesterday and failed on pretty much everything. Shane messaged me while I was at work and told me the van’s MOT had been done. I replied with “well….” as we expected it to fail on a few things anyway. He took forever to reply, so I quickly went online to check. I’ve never seen such a long list of fails and advisorys in my life! It was literally like reading a book it was that long. It had SO much corrosion on the underneath and sides of the van that when Shane spoke to the mechanic, he said that it was basically crumbling as he was checking it and that he wouldn’t even give a quote for the cost of repairs because it just wasn’t viable, as even if all of that got fixed, it’d no doubt fail again next year on a load more stuff. So what’s going to happen next? We’re going to buy a newer transit in the same model* so that the structure is the exact same (just without all the rusting and corrosion), so …