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#511 OFFLINE   Shep Shepherd

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Posted 08 August 2017 - 03:53 AM

I had no idea that the Mondeo was sold in Australia! One lives and learns :)


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Posted 08 August 2017 - 03:58 AM

They use the dash covers/mats a fair bit in the US.
You never see them here in the UK, as the sun is not common and they are therefore pointless!

 

I've had a Dash Designs dash mat in The Volvo for the last ten years, in order to stop the cracks in the dashboard top getting worse. If I recall correctly, I had to pay $25.00 extra in order to have a RHD one made. Well worth it, though, as it's done the job admirably :)

 

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Cars come and cars go, but The Volvo abides.

 

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Posted 08 August 2017 - 07:08 AM

I had no idea that the Mondeo was sold in Australia! One lives and learns :)

 

It was sold here between 1995 - 2000 and from 2007 - now. Because the Aussie Ford factory has closed the Mondeo has replaced the Falcon.

 

R.I.P. Ford Falcon, 1960 - 2016


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Posted 11 August 2017 - 06:24 PM

Headlight protectors added to the base :-)

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Posted 13 August 2017 - 10:26 AM

I got this French/Belgian comic strip Mondeo launch brochure from eBay in Belgium. It's brilliant!
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Posted 13 August 2017 - 07:48 PM

Even better if, like me, you can read French  :mrgreen:


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Posted 13 August 2017 - 07:56 PM

Thats great, but i didn't know the Scouser from Harry Enfield was a furriner
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Posted 13 August 2017 - 08:48 PM

Hey genial! Les Belges do like thier 'BD' or Bandes Dessinées (Franco-Belgian comics), even now ils sont très populaire.

I reckon je dois trouver myself one of those Bandes Desinées for the Mondeo, unless you know le vendeur has another one?
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Posted 13 August 2017 - 08:57 PM

Ha ha that's brilliant!

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Posted 13 August 2017 - 09:04 PM

Thats great, but i didn't know the Scouser from Harry Enfield was a furriner

Not sure if I'm right but:

Calme toi, calme toi!


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Posted 14 August 2017 - 01:15 PM

This was in Asda Totton yesterday. I was going to add it to the lazy spotter thread but just decided to drop it in here instead as it looks like the one in the brochure!
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My wife is getting used to me taking pictures of old chod but at this point she's going "what are you taking a picture of?" looking around genuinely not seeing the Mondeo. This must say something about the design. I guess it still doesn't look like an old car even after 20 years.
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Posted 14 August 2017 - 04:46 PM

Hey genial! Les Belges do like thier 'BD' or Bandes Dessinées (Franco-Belgian comics), even now ils sont très populaire.
I reckon je dois trouver myself one of those Bandes Desinées for the Mondeo, unless you know le vendeur has another one?


Here's one http://www.befr.ebay...I4AAOSwq7JT~iLs

Re the design Yoss, while the car itself still blandly fits in, it's not really a popular type of car anymore, medium sized family hatches have been killed by cross overs and SUVs.
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Posted 14 August 2017 - 04:48 PM

I can play the mk1 Mondeo spotted too

Think a few of you will recognise this one
(Well its part sierra)
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Another fast one

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A normal one

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Posted 14 August 2017 - 05:03 PM

That last one has been for sale for ever! Not sure if seller keeps changing his mind or just bad luck...

Edit, it sold today!!
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Posted 14 August 2017 - 06:30 PM

I've been Ghia specing my ride bro...(cos I can't drive it)IMG_20170814_192737.jpg IMG_20170814_192759.jpg
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Posted 14 August 2017 - 09:40 PM

Just done 650 miles over 3 days in mine. Old Mondeos just keep going!
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Posted 15 August 2017 - 05:13 AM

I can play the mk1 Mondeo spotted too

Think a few of you will recognise this one
(Well its part sierra)
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Another fast one

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A normal one

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Theyre all lovely, the first one especially!! The last one I feel is let down by the mk1 Focus wheels which look too modern for it. 

 

I've been Ghia specing my ride bro...(cos I can't drive it)attachicon.gifIMG_20170814_192737.jpgattachicon.gifIMG_20170814_192759.jpg

 

Think I prefer the standard grille, but good work all the same mate!


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Posted 15 August 2017 - 09:44 AM

The last one I feel is let down by the mk1 Focus wheels which look too modern for it


That's got me thinking. I've always wanted to see a Mondeo on late Ford Sierra Ghia wheels like these:

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I reckon they'd suit it well.
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Posted 15 August 2017 - 05:51 PM

That's got me thinking. I've always wanted to see a Mondeo on late Ford Sierra Ghia wheels like these:

https://c1.staticflickr.com/2/1686/25691...

I reckon they'd suit it well.

 

That Sierra is lovely, and I agree, I also think they would suit it well. They sort of remind me of a Mk2 Mondeo SI wheel.

 

Could only find a pic of a mk1, but these are the wheels I mean:

 

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Posted Today, 11:00 AM

That's got me thinking. I've always wanted to see a Mondeo on late Ford Sierra Ghia wheels like these:https://c1.staticflickr.com/2/1686/25691...
I reckon they'd suit it well.


A Red Estate has come up for sale wearing a a set of these, and I'd say you're right - they look quite smart, even on this really tatty one

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Link if anyone's interested (looks like it'll need lots of welding though) -

https://www.gumtree....are-/1261899197

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Posted Today, 11:02 AM

Diesel as well. Not many diesel ones left, most got cabbed or simply run into the ground.

Wouldn't give him £350 on it though, more like £100. Paid £350 for one with 60k on the clock and with a test not long back!




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