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  1. Service for both appliances was supplied this morning: Gualberto Real of Refrigeracion Real 765.5653 Cell 331.1026.5450 Shop Location: Hidalgo #66 Riberas del Pilar We both spoke some English & Spanish, arrived a few minutes before the appointment. Disassembled, Replaced the evaporator fan motor in the refrigerator freezer which he had to pick-up at his shop. Reassembled, Cleaned-up Pulled out the dishwasher found a faulty water supply hose, 2nd trip for a part from the local Riberas reseller. Reassembled, Cleaned-up 1 hour± including all parts & labour $1,100 mxp He even helped clean
  2. We backwash (a short cycle) every 3 days when we are here, every 6-9 days when we are away. The unit is a standard water softener tank & programmable head, purchased, installed & maintained when necessary by H2Olé at Plaza Bugambilia's ask for Jackie 766.5999
  3. Aside from the debris in the wells, any opening, any leaks in the water mains will suck sand & dirt back into the lines once the pumps are turned off. On a restart the next day all this debris gets into your storage tank. Hence we residents try & report to Simapa? The fix usually takes far longer than necessary. In my experience weeks, I send maps pictures & a translated notice. You really need a good primary filter before the storage tank which is not always easy or cost effective as filters are expensive. We have a Zeolite filter on auto backwash between the Aljibie & the UV
  4. In the dry season you will be contributing to poor air quality. These machines do not know the difference between grass leaves dirt dust or dried doggy do: everything gets air borne. I have asked our gardeners to never use them. Brooms are so simple & do not spoil the air quality.
  5. I also live in Riberas, we have a small stream of water flowing down hill 24/7 since we arrived 2 months ago. the stream measure 100-120mm across, 25-50mm depth. I will leave it to Simapa to estitmate the water being wasted.
  6. And u'r regular taxi might be??????
  7. My application for a permanent visa was not accepted today at the Embassy of Mexico in Canada. I was prepared with all documentation: Passport, Visa Residente Temporal, Application, Financials & Photographs. I was politely & surprisingly informed that if my existing visa had not yet expired, that my application was only acceptable in Mexico. No other explanation was offered. Over the course of the last 4 weeks I have spoken on 4 occasions on the telephone with Immigration Services within the Embassy of Mexico in Ottawa, Canada. In each conversation, I related that I held a Visa Reside
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