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#17731 OFFLINE   trigger

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 06:13 PM

Someone fact check this better than I did: I once read that you can identify a "Jaguar" Escort by its unpainted under bonnet.

That's quite interesting as his wasn't painted under the bonnet unlike his last one, it also drive quite nice compared to other mk6 escorts i've driven. It even has an digital mileoneter.

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#17732 OFFLINE   Cavcraft

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 06:17 PM

I like this.
http://i.ebayimg.com/17/!BjW7vwgBGk~$(KG...
1196cc + 'matic box would be overwhelmingly depressing though.

Not as bad as you might think. Certainly wouldn't win any races but they pull away reasonably well and are ace fun to drive.
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#17733 OFFLINE   Mr_Bo11ox

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 06:20 PM

INJECTED 604, 500 euro

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#17734 OFFLINE   Mr_Bo11ox

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 06:21 PM

OMG PATINA

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250€

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 06:37 PM

http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... 19b96e126b If this guy wasn't such a text speaking mouth breather I would suggest someone here should purchase this fine Cav 130 for just £1200.
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Posted 23 January 2010 - 06:42 PM

http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... 3efc3f06e9 A 4*4 Scorpio in beige! I fear I may have to ask the future Mrs Claim to assist me in dealing with the throbbing lob-on that just looking at this beauty has given me.
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#17737 OFFLINE   Tayne

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 06:55 PM

INJECTED 604, 500 euro

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Handbrake may require attention.
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Posted 23 January 2010 - 07:43 PM

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70bhp, automatic gearbox, about 1.3 tons.

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#17739 OFFLINE   Mr_Bo11ox

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 07:52 PM

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/1986-FORD-GRANADA-SCORPIO-4X4-CREAM_W0QQitemZ270519961321QQcmdZViewItemQQptZAutomobiles_UK?hash=item3efc3f06e9

A 4*4 Scorpio in beige!

I fear I may have to ask the future Mrs Claim to assist me in dealing with the throbbing lob-on that just looking at this beauty has given me.

What a cracker!!
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In fact, its GRAB A GRANNY NIGHT at the Autoshite working mans club NITE SPOT! 2NIGHT ONLY - FREE PINT OF JOHN SMITHS TO ANYONE WHO COPS OFF WITH SOMEONE 20+ YEARS OLDER THAN THEMSELF!!! proof of age required, the judges decision is final, we reserve the right to not bother giving out any prizes

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JIGGLIN' JOAN is a former COVER GIRL! It will be a lucky man who wins this auction and gets to operate her rare MANUAL BOX.

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SLINKY SANDRA is the rare Ghia effort with all the bells and whistles. She GOES LIKE THE CLAPPERS, just listen to what the last guy has to say about her!

has all the usual stuff in her

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BUBBLIN' BARBARA is a 1993 model, she's sound enough but her 'bumpers' have the usual 1990's Ford issues! She's looking for a HOT BODY MAN to PAPER OVER HER CRACK!!!!

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 08:07 PM

That Car Mechanics Granny is genuinely rather lovely. Though I never got to drive it, several of my then colleagues seemed to fall in love with it, and must be rather upset to be cruelly parted from it.It's for a good cause though - a gift from a reader and now benefiting Leukemia research. Good luck chaps!

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#17741 OFFLINE   AXrescuer

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 08:21 PM

http://i.ebayimg.com/11/!Bjy6vZg!2k~$(KG...

http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... 0375450521

Oooh, Xantia! Posted Image

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#17742 OFFLINE   Dukestar25

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 08:22 PM

GR8 4 CLIMBING HILLZ :lol:
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EVERYTHING ELSE IS NOT VERY GOOD



USUAL INNER WINGS AND FRONT

CHASSIS CORROSION

VERY POOR PAINTWORK

Ok, got that.

IDEAL TO GET AN ENGINE FOR YOUR RALLY CAR OR HILLCLIMB CAR AND THEN CONVERT THE CAMPER TO DIESEL

Why bother if it's so rotten? :roll:
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Posted 23 January 2010 - 08:23 PM

I'm looking out for a Xantia, they appeal to me quite a bit plus I reckon the adjustable suspension will be handy when there's lots of snow. It'd have to be a TD though, I don't think I could put up with a 1.9D.

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 08:52 PM

Can't be many of these left now... 8)
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Posted 23 January 2010 - 09:33 PM

Break out the mig!

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#17746 OFFLINE   pompei

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 10:05 PM

What on earth??

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BACK TO THE 850 COUPE..THE CLASS IN H.S.A WAS TO BE ROADGOING MODSALOONS UP TO 1400cc..WELL 903cc WOULD NOT MAKE MUCH OF A SPLASH ,SO WITH CONSULTATION WITH www.ScuderiaTopolino.com IT WAS DECIDED THE UNIT WOULD BE MODIFIED AND ENLARGED TO 982cc WITH A MODIFIED CRANKSHAFT FROM AN AUTOBIANCHI A112 ENGINE . RESULTING WITH OTHER MODIFIED COMPONENTS TO GIVE AN ESTIMATED 130 BHP...WITH THE AID OF A TURBOCHARGER AT 15ib ft BOOST!!! SPEEDSCENE REGULATIONS EQUATE TO FORCED INDUCTION BEING 1.4 RATIO TO ACTUAL ENGINE SIZE HENCE 982cc WOULD BE EQUAL TO 1374cc!

ALTHOUGH THE ENGINE IS STILL 903cc AND ABSOLUTE STANDARD IT CAN GIVE THE IDEA OF THE POTENTIAL OF MY EX PROJECT TO BE!

etc etc
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Posted 23 January 2010 - 10:09 PM

GR8 4 CLIMBING HILLZ :lol:
http://i.ebayimg.com/14/!B(M9iPQ!mk~$(KG...
http://cgi.ebay.co.u...=item3efba536db

EVERYTHING ELSE IS NOT VERY GOOD



USUAL INNER WINGS AND FRONT

CHASSIS CORROSION

VERY POOR PAINTWORK

Ok, got that.

IDEAL TO GET AN ENGINE FOR YOUR RALLY CAR OR HILLCLIMB CAR AND THEN CONVERT THE CAMPER TO DIESEL

Why bother if it's so rotten? :roll:
That's been on at least 3 times, I have stopped putting it on my transit forum! oh, and a LC tranny engine in a rally car? Only if you are desperate.....
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#17748 OFFLINE   barrett

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 10:09 PM

Yikes!

I tinkered with it ( got bored one day and cut the centre section off the front bumper )

Nice one! :roll:
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#17749 OFFLINE   dollywobbler

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 10:09 PM

Oooh, Mk1 Metrobus - bus shite! http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... 0406393496 I couldn't have an ex-London one though, even though this one is old enough for me to drive on a car licence...

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#17750 OFFLINE   Mr_Bo11ox

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 10:26 PM

What on earth??

http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... 2c52c5d54e

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This thing is unbelievable!!

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You can tell this guy is a well-meaning but utterly fucking clueless old giffer. I dont know who this racing engine lot are, but you can imagine them being a fairly serious outfit looking after old alfa and fiat racing cars for well-off business men. Our man rings them up, pumping them for hours with stacks of questions, they wearily tell him what can be done money no object, he gets full of enthusiasm and decides thats what hes gonna do. then he puts the phone down, one of his grandkids comes to see him, falls off his bike and knackers it. He then spends £200 on a new bike for the lad and the engine idea is forgotten about immediately. It was never gonna happen anyway.

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#17751 OFFLINE   Mr_Bo11ox

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 11:43 PM

No MOT, lousy advert with no real info in it, plenty of rust, abysmal photos, and £3k already with 5days left...... dodgy.

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 12:09 AM

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 12:19 AM

Do the words 'shed' and 'back to nature' ring any bells?
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Posted 24 January 2010 - 12:22 AM

http://cgi.ebay.co.u...emZ250564807346

http://i.ebayimg.com/20/!Bchd64wBWk~$(KG...

Now I know people on here like a challenge but :shock:
Is it even possible since I can't imagine parts can exactly be picked up-not even at Newark Autojumble :lol::lol:
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Posted 24 January 2010 - 02:02 AM

The 'No Shit Sherlock' award goes to:

and is rather dilapidated

I would think the brakes would be seized on

and the tyres will be perished

I would think you would need a low loader trailer

... and a fucking spade. Anyone want to ask if 'it'll drive home mate?' :D

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 10:34 AM

... or will the bodywork polish out ... etc etc :) You really would have to be devoted ( or plain mental) to take that on.
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Posted 24 January 2010 - 11:22 AM

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This vehicle is a finance company disposal.

:shock:

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 11:52 AM

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http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... 0436303003

The main issue is the leaking heater matrix (an easy fix)

An easy fix... Doesn't it involve dismantling the dashboard like most cars? I wouldn't fancy tackling the job on something as complex as an XM.
Still, what a wonderful car, I would love it.

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 01:28 PM

The heater matrix on the Xantia is said to take care of a weekend, I can't imagine the XM being any easier.

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 01:38 PM

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Panda Sisley 4x4, this one has done 142k which sounds quite a feat for one of these.

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This has £389 in the window but a £489 BIN??!! :roll:

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