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Peugeot 206 Coupe Convertible: for sale by djimbob for £400 with MoT

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#241 OFFLINE   3VOM

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Posted 21 April 2017 - 07:37 PM

Those are not the painted Tranny bits I am looking for.  

 

Shall I post some sample pictures of painted Tranny bits?  On balance, maybe best not.

Rule 34 type warning - also probably a good idea if you don't Google "painted tranny bits".


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What's the retail on one of those plumbed in fire extinguisher systems?


#242 OFFLINE   djimbob

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Posted 27 April 2017 - 08:30 AM

Well, I have been quite busy with the Pug :-D

 

After discovering the discs I thought would fit, didn't, and purchasing new ones, made life a great deal easier with fitment :-P

 

yesterday I gave the bugger a good cleanse and purifying before MOT time- came up quite well for the first pass 8)

 

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Failed on some bulbs,  insecure headlamp, middle box exhaust blow, and a front ball joint buggered, so not too bad at all :-)

 

treated her to a different cd player, with working deck 8)

 

old one -

 

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iso connector for quick win, love these :-D

 

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New one

 

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Now to try and price up a balljoint/radius arm, seems to vary on ebay from £25 to £70, and maybe get the exhaust welded up, due to cash flow issues, unless someone buys that trailer tent soon :?


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#243 OFFLINE   Breadvan72

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Posted 27 April 2017 - 11:08 AM

V good, but I have TEH CONFUZE about testing it now, as you knew already that it would fail on the exhaust and on bulbs.  The last fail (in Feb) did not pick up the ball joint.   Because lampy gets, I assume.

 

Let me know if you want to change the name of the thread.

 

"djimbob's new gopping purple stereo thread",  maybe?

 

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The old stereo was originally in the Alfa 156 Sportwagon that Six-Cylinder now has, so bring the stereo to Shitefest and give it to him then?  


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#244 OFFLINE   djimbob

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Posted 27 April 2017 - 07:02 PM

V good, but I have TEH CONFUZE about testing it now, as you knew already that it would fail on the exhaust and on bulbs.  The last fail (in Feb) did not pick up the ball joint.   Because lampy gets, I assume.

 

Let me know if you want to change the name of the thread.

 

"djimbob's new gopping purple stereo thread",  maybe?

 

xxxxxx

 

The old stereo was originally in the Alfa 156 Sportwagon that Six-Cylinder now has, so bring the stereo to Shitefest and give it to him then?  

 

I knew it would fail, just quite on what was the issue - today I have removed the lower wiswhbone on which the failed balljoint resides - what an arse, ruined a track rod end in the process, but it's off, so just need to go purchase replacements and fit, and do all the little daft jobs, whilst searching for cost effective exhaust solutions :-D

 

By all means change the thread title BV, perhaps with the make and model in the title so others can search for wisdom when fixerating simular problems? I shall leave the wordage in your hands :-D

 

If I remember I shall bring the stereo to shitefest, along with a couple of boxes of assorted filters I have, ideal for shiters, hopeless for normal folk :-P


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#245 OFFLINE   djimbob

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Posted 04 May 2017 - 07:58 PM

Hello what is this? Yes, it's the final stage in operation get a new MOT on the Pug, some welding on the centre exhaust silencer by my tame welder 8)

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Had to fix the headlight properly, so out it came

 

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Got a bit carried away, and effected a smoll repair on the dented wing, not much better, but have tidied up and made bumpers etc more sturdy :-P

 

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The finished* article - well, will do until a new wing is bought :-P

 

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In my defence, I was running out of time, and just wanted to see how hard it would be to get the wing off, seemed daft to not have a go at making it a bit tidier.

 

Well, going to try and get her in for the retest tomorrow, fingers crossed all will be well :-D

 

Typically the roof has decided not to play ball in this scorching weather, but the good news is the aircon works like a champ 8)

 

Unfortunately this will have to go to pastures anew once the test is passed, as I have a distinct lack of funds in my bank, and we're off to France in a week and a half with my parents, and no spending money, so I'm putting it out there to any interested shiters, large discount available for quick sale :-D

 

Many thanks to BV who gave me the opportunity to skin my knuckles on this babe magnet of much Gallicness, I have quite enjoyed giving it a new lease of life, but it's not for me long term, being stick shift - if it was an auto, I would seriously have considered keeping it - my tame mechanic/welder was very impressed by the lack of rust underneath, and I think she has a few years good motoring left in her :-D

 

PM me if you're interested, I will consider p/x's, but only if automatic flavour, and a bit of cash coming my way (I really am on my arse cash flow wise at the moment), happy to accommodate timewasters and tyrekickers :-D

 

I've got about £300 in it so far, and would like a wage for the week or so's work I've done and improvements such as the stereo, so I hope a price of £400 would be fair? It's insured and will be MOT'ed, and I'd trust it to drive a long way indeed ( I did many miles collecting the other week just fine :-D )


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#246 OFFLINE   strangeangel

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Posted 04 May 2017 - 08:47 PM

I like that, but not as much as my CJ sadly (or happily, depending on which way you look at it).

 

GLWTS dude.

 

EDIT: I shall add that the asking here is rather less than I paid for my much older, less equipped CJ, making its Gallic convertibleness something of a bargain.


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Posted 04 May 2017 - 09:41 PM

I have changed the thread title and added a FOR SALE tag.  Here's a bump, and GLWTS.


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Posted 04 May 2017 - 11:20 PM

Nice work JimBob.

Our ex-John_F MX5 is on the brink or roadworthiness, so sadly, I'm out.


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Posted 05 May 2017 - 06:16 AM

Very nice work and also cheap now that the summer might be upon us. Any ideas why the roof is not playing ball?
Dare I suggest a raffle? (£7 each, or 2 for £12)
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#250 OFFLINE   djimbob

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Posted 05 May 2017 - 02:39 PM

Very nice work and also cheap now that the summer might be upon us. Any ideas why the roof is not playing ball?
Dare I suggest a raffle? (£7 each, or 2 for £12)

 

thank you sir for the kind words, I think the battery may be goosed, and require changing for one with a little more beans left in it! (having said that she fires up first turn of the key, and is showing no other symptoms other than slow electric windows, and the digital dash readout thingy, but this may be enough to prevent the roof raising, which is a heavy thing).

 

Also, GOOD NEWS - we have a MOT pass as of this afternoon :-D

 

I am not sure about a roffle, need the bugger gone quite swiftly due to cashflow woes, will have to have a ponder :?


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