We've had a lot of emails recently from people requesting spare parts for Piazzas, yet when we've asked for the details of their vehicles, all has gone strangely quiet.
Now IPTOC will only provide parts to bona fide IPTOC members OR Piazza/Impulse owners who don't wish to become members (can't think why when it's FREE!) providing the requested vehicle and contact details are given.
We have to take this stance as a) our prime function where parts are concerned is to ensure parts availability for genuine Piazza and Impulse owners (how do I know the enquiries aren't from parts stockholders looking to push prices up?), b) because the chassis number/registration number is often critical when identifying the correct part and c) because the details of every Piazza left on the road/SORNd in the UK is still important to IPTOC - let's be honest!
IPTOC spend a lot of time (and money) searching out and investing in hard-to-find parts to offer ongoing support to keep Piazzas on the road and we're not prepared for that effort to be expended on those who show not even a passing interest in IPTOC, even just from a support perspective.
Please PLEASE be assured that, when providing information to IPTOC at email@example.com it will NEVER be shared with anyone else, you will NEVER receive any spam emails or phishing attempts, you will NEVER receive any unsolicited mail to your home address AND you will NEVER be asked to provide payment card details in any way, shape or form. For the extra wary amongst you, simple provision of a name and telephone number will suffice and I will personally telephone back as soon as I possibly can to help with your enquiry.
So, in the interests of only serving a genuine Piazza requirement, making sure you get the correct parts, and gathering as much, confidentially held, information about the last of our cars left in the UK in order to fully understand our demographic and therefore invest the stockholding money in the wisest fashion, please don't be put off by these requests.
We know of NO OTHER RARE VEHICLE for which such exclusive parts and technical support is available for FREE merely in exchange for a few details; is it really that much to ask? So, we're afraid:
NO DETAILS - NO PARTS!**
The same will apply to those seeking technical advice or scans from the workshop manuals.
**Details such as registration numbers provided for UK cars can, and will be, checked to confirm that they relate to an Isuzu Piazza and are not just a random number given to try and circumvent the system. Registration numbers given without any other required detail will not be counted as sufficient proof of genuine ownership of, or interest in, an Isuzu Piazza.
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NEW CONSIGNMENT OF GENUINE ISUZU PARTS NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC - MANY OF THESE PARTS ARE THE LAST KNOWN AVAILABLE ONES ANYWHERE AND ARE THE RESULT OF 6 MONTHS SPENT SCOURING ISUZU DEALERS IN THE USA AND INTERNATIONALLY!
ONCE THEY'RE GONE, THEY'RE GONE - DON'T MISS OUT!!!
IPTOC has a variety of contacts abroad and is thus able to obtain almost everything for the Piazza but without continued funding this facility will be withdrawn, so PLEASE - get in touch with your spare parts requirements!!!
IPTOC are also happy to negotiate a good discount on all bulk purchases over £100 in value, excepting special prices and offers in force at the time of ordering.
Thanks for listening!!
SELECTED NEW PARTS
SERVICE KIT - Oil filter, air filter, fuel filter and a set of NGK spark plugs £37.95 (over £4.00 saving when compared to purchasing these items separately)
Oil filter (OEM manufacture) - £4.95
Air filter (OEM manufacture) (NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU!) - £13.95
Fuel filter (OEM manufacture) - £13.95
Spark plug (NGK) - £1.95 each
Timing Belt - £9.95 (OE quality replacement part) (genuine ISUZU part is over £45.00)
Timing Belt (genuine Isuzu part) - £19.95
Steering Rack Bush RHS pre-Lotus £24.95 (genuine Isuzu) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!! (Isuzu retail £28.61 + VAT)
Steering Rack Bush RHS HBL £29.95 now £27.95 (genuine Isuzu) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!!
Steering Rack Bush LHS ALL £19.95 now £17.95 (genuine Isuzu) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!! (Isuzu retail £18.67 + VAT)
NEW LOWER PRICE! Inner Tie Rod End (common MOT failure and cause of steering wander/vibration) £34.95 (NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU!) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!!
Front Caliper Repair Kit pre-Lotus (both sides) £29.95 (genuine Isuzu) (NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU!) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!!
Front Caliper Repair Kit HBL (both sides) £44.95 (NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU!) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!!
Rear Caliper Repair Kit ALL (both sides) £39.95 (genuine Isuzu) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!! (Isuzu retail £44.87 + VAT)
Distributor Cap £19.95 NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!! (Isuzu retail £39.26 + VAT)
Rotor Arm £7.95 NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!! (Isuzu retail £12.89 + VAT)
Turbo System Thermo Sensor (fits under inlet manifold, sends coolant temperature to TCS and ITEC modules - causes misfires and low boost when faulty) £49.95 (genuine Isuzu) (NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!!
Water Pump (OEM Japanese Manufacturer) £35.00 (NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU) NOW IN STOCK AT IPTOC!!
EXHAUST SYSTEMS - LIMITED STOCKS!!!
**Genuine Isuzu BRAND NEW front downpipe £35.00 (Isuzu price was £117 - now NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU!)
**Genuine Isuzu BRAND NEW front silencer £40.00 (Isuzu price was £80 - now NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU!)
**Genuine Isuzu BRAND NEW centre silencer £50.00 (Isuzu price was £97 - now NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU)
**Genuine Isuzu BRAND NEW rear silencer SOLD OUT (Isuzu price was £137 - now NO LONGER AVAILABLE FROM ISUZU)
**PLEASE NOTE - exhaust parts are EXCLUDED from the "Free Shipping Over £50.00" offer due to their weight and size, however competitive shipping quotes can be given upon enquiry.
Steering Wheel Adaptor Hub/Boss - to suit HBL models only £24.95
ISO car stereo head unit adaptor lead - £4.95
PLEASE EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org WITH ANY OTHER REQUESTS - MOST PARTS AVAILABLE!!!
ALL ABOVE PARTS PRICES ARE EXCLUSIVE OF POSTAGE AND PACKING!!*
*except for mainland UK orders over £50 (except exhausts, engines, transmissions, axles etc.), seasonal offers or vouchers as quoted on this website
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SPAX DAMPER SPECIAL OFFER!!!
FULL SET of SPAX 14-point adjustable Krypton gas shock absorbers - £290.00 DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR when ordered through IPTOC! This represents a 15% saving over the recommended retail price! A big thank you to Spax for this owners' club deal!!
PLEASE EMAIL FOR ANY PARTS REQUIREMENTS. OUR STOCK PROFILE IS CHANGING ALL THE TIME AND WE WILL ALWAYS TRY AND HELP NO MATTER HOW UNUSUAL THE REQUEST. email@example.com
Currently, IPTOC prefer PayPal in terms of order payment. If you wish to order parts, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your requirements and we will email you a quote back. If you are happy with the prices and agree to proceed, we will send you an invoice via PayPal. We are also happy to accept cheques or postal orders, but the usual delays connected with payment clearance will apply.
PayPal fees will be included in any quotation given and invoice sent.
Goods paid for via PayPal will normally be despatched within 24 hours of receipt of payment, unless parts are special order in which case this will be advised at the time of invoicing.
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For those of you who have rusty front wings and have experienced frustration at the lack of decent second hand items, the situation has just got worse. Previously, US/Euro spec wings were still available from Japan (the only difference in them is that instead of a hole for the repeater lamp between the door and the wheelarch, they have a hole at the front end for a marker lamp).
I HAVE JUST HAD NEWS FROM ISUZU THAT NONE OF THE VARIANTS OF FRONT WINGS FOR THE JR PIAZZA ARE AVAILABLE ANY MORE.
IPTOC are looking for a solution but, with the ever-dwindling remainder of Piazzas in the UK, and the reluctance of the 45 or so cars which remain unknown to IPTOC to come forward, wholesale investment in tooling to reproduce wings, either in fibreglass or metal, is out of the question. If anyone knows of any companies or individuals who would be prepared to assist with the setting up of fibreglass moulds or similar on the basis that they would have the UK rights to reproduce such items exclusively for IPTOC, please email email@example.com with "Fibre Glass Wings" as the email title.