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by adrianepps
Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Details for an excellent car mechanic in Osh
Replies: 4
Views: 2317

Re: Details for an excellent car mechanic in Osh

I see two Mongol Rally cars outside my hotel currently. Perhaps your cars! I don't know if they will work on the weekend but I suspect they probably would. Why not just head over to the workshop and speak to him.
by adrianepps
Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: Diesel in Uzbekistan
Replies: 43
Views: 15009

Re: Diesel in Uzbekistan

DIESEL IN TASHKENT: 4 hours criss-crossing city, eventually got some at (41.348030, 69.238343). 1st August 2018. Of course diesel today doesn’t mean diesel tomorrow. My best advice for someone is go to any fuel station and ask for diesel, when they laugh and say “NET” ask them where you can get it u...
by adrianepps
Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Registration for Sim card in Tajikistan
Replies: 29
Views: 7626

Re: Registration for Sim card in Tajikistan

Hi All, update on this: I was unsuccessful in Dushanbe despite giving it my best effort. In Khorog, T-Cell shop gave me a SIM card with very little fuss. I had to wait about 15 minutes during which time, as I understand it, they were getting the ID of a local with which to register the SIM card. Did...
by adrianepps
Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: Cars and motorbikes
Topic: Details for an excellent car mechanic in Osh
Replies: 4
Views: 2317

Re: Details for an excellent car mechanic in Osh

I am yet another casualty of shoddy diesel in Uzbek/Tajik! DPF failure. Just about limped over the Kyrgyz border to Osh. I eventually found 'Vladimir's Workshop'. In short: amazing. The guys in there are extremely hard working and know their trade. I cannot recommend this place enough. They get a st...
by adrianepps
Fri Aug 03, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Registration for Sim card in Tajikistan
Replies: 29
Views: 7626

Re: Registration for Sim card in Tajikistan

Hi All, Am travelling the Pamirs overland. Currently in Dushanbe and run into registration problem for TCell/Megafon SIM cards. My hotel in Dushanbe will only give me the registration for the dates I am staying in Dushanbe and TCell in turn will only give me a SIM valid for the dates of my registrat...