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Fancy being Arfur Daley? Buy my X350 XJ TDVI

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#31 OFFLINE   Hooli

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 05:02 PM

Ahh but you can live in a Jag so you don't need central heating!


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#32 OFFLINE   AMC Rebel

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 06:41 PM


The old hymer is getting sold next.

 

Tell me more about this (PM if you prefer) - I am on the lookout for a 3+ berth motorhome :)


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Posted 08 April 2018 - 07:52 PM

Tell me more about this (PM if you prefer) - I am on the lookout for a 3+ berth motorhome :)


I’ll do a posting separately

#34 OFFLINE   jamiewilson

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 08:17 PM

Last month you told me off for buying a car when I’ve got no central heating.

Now you’re telling me stick it all on red! (Silver)


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You know you want to, heaters great so no heating needed.

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 08:18 PM

Tell me more about this (PM if you prefer) - I am on the lookout for a 3+ berth motorhome :)


Ok posted.

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 08:20 PM

Last month you told me off for buying a car when I’ve got no central heating.
Now you’re telling me stick it all on red! (Silver)
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Yes......but the weather is improving now.

And this is a proper car.

You could get some davits fitted and hang that other 'car' off the rear
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#37 OFFLINE   jamiewilson

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 09:45 PM

All the publicity from the government says that the MOT tester will check whether one is fitted or not.

In practice the first step is that the MOT tester needs to know whether it is supposed to have one or not so that he knows whether to check it, and it is the computer that tells. If the computer doesn't say then he shouldn't care.

My understanding is that the lower particulate emissions numbers came in with Euro 5 which was compulsory in 2009.

As the X350 is Euro 4 and 2006 it seems likely that although it does have a DPF as standard it didn't actually need one legally and the MOT computer won't trigger the tester to check it.


Ok let me clarify, I haven’t removed it (dpf) it has never lit up saying regen, when I’ve connected to it using sds it’s never mentioned that the option to force a regen is there and I don’t see one when I look underneath.

Could be wrong though?

This is a January 2006 registered 55 plate car so again I am assuming no dpf? Plus it doesn’t do a massive purple haze if you boot it on the motorway like most dpf equipped diesels do, it just raises the bonnet and goes faster.

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 10:35 PM

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1994 Range Rover Classic "The Crying Pumpkin" cried off, rusty

2003 Jaaaag XJ 260K miles and counting

2000 Ford Mondeo Verona 1.8 pez FOR SALE Now with new As owner

2000 Ford Puma 1.7 - Roffled and now with new AS owner

1968 AMC Rebel SST convertible (working and road legal but in limp home mode)

1967 AMC Rebel SST convertible (superior body and originality being slowly raided for spares for the '68) Off road for at least the last 25 years

1956 Chevy 210 4 door hardtop - bought in 2000 and still in my garage - I even do a bit of work on it occasionally - long term project

2005 MG ZT-T awaiting completion of engine transplant of spare V6 after OMG HGF on the engine that "never has that problem"

2005 Land Rover Discovery - for long trips and moving engines 


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Posted 08 April 2018 - 11:05 PM

Yes the X350 had a DPF from day one, but they can be removed, and it shouldn't fail the MOT IMHO.

If they are used on the motorway occasionally and get the correct low Saps oil then they are reliable.

If you put your diagnostic computer on it and monitor live data you can see the pressure differential across the DPF. If there isn't any then it's maybe been gutted.

To any buyer interested in this it's kind of good news either way. If you want it with DPF then that's fine as long you do sometimes take it on a fast journey and if it's been gutted then it can be reinstated pretty easily, you just put a DPF on it and put the standard maps back in the ECU.

If you don't want a DPF then they are easily disabled for a few hundred quid and I don't think that the MOT will ever be a problem as they are too old for the tester to care.

In my opinion etc

There are a few diesel haters in the X350 forums, and they will tell you to get the V6 petrol.

They will also tell you that the economy is almost as good but it isn't. That said the diesels are not as tough and simple as an old XUD and a lot more complex than the petrol one.

The V8 ones seem to have problems as well and when the chains start rattling it will cost you much more than a diesel timing belt.

But you need to have your eyes open and look after the DPF, and be able to fix issues yourself or know someone who can.

If you can do this then they are an utterly brilliant and beautiful car.

I always loved large saloons I think ever since I drove my uncles SD1 as a teenager, but I also don't want to be like everyone else and drive a 520D, E320 or A6. That's why I had a 607 and after that it had to be an X350 or a C6.

Never, never, never take it anywhere near a Jag dealer though.
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Posted 09 April 2018 - 09:15 AM

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1994 Range Rover Classic "The Crying Pumpkin" cried off, rusty

2003 Jaaaag XJ 260K miles and counting

2000 Ford Mondeo Verona 1.8 pez FOR SALE Now with new As owner

2000 Ford Puma 1.7 - Roffled and now with new AS owner

1968 AMC Rebel SST convertible (working and road legal but in limp home mode)

1967 AMC Rebel SST convertible (superior body and originality being slowly raided for spares for the '68) Off road for at least the last 25 years

1956 Chevy 210 4 door hardtop - bought in 2000 and still in my garage - I even do a bit of work on it occasionally - long term project

2005 MG ZT-T awaiting completion of engine transplant of spare V6 after OMG HGF on the engine that "never has that problem"

2005 Land Rover Discovery - for long trips and moving engines 


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Posted 10 April 2018 - 12:49 PM

Anyone fancy a higher than normal value roffle?
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Posted 19 April 2018 - 05:42 PM

How many lunatics are there on the inter web when you advertise a car? (Not here obvs)

I’ve had...

Fancy a shagged out 1 series m8yt that literally had chew holes in the upholstery. Err no I’m good thanks.

Is you like innit last price man guy???
Get to flip.

Can I try it for a week??
No you can go hire a nice car for your holiday you nobber.

Endless no shows...we buy any whotsit is calling.
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Posted 19 April 2018 - 05:46 PM

I hate selling cars at the best of times, anything unusual seems to attract nutters. Cheap posh motors seem to attract every wannabe gangsta nutter within 100 miles.
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Posted 19 April 2018 - 06:56 PM

Can I try it for a week??.


Incredible.

People are incredible.
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Posted 19 April 2018 - 06:58 PM

Incredible.

People are incredible.


Precisely why I got out
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Posted 21 April 2018 - 08:22 AM

I hate selling cars at the best of times, anything unusual seems to attract nutters. Cheap posh motors seem to attract every wannabe gangsta nutter within 100 miles.


This^
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Posted 21 April 2018 - 08:33 AM

How many tickets in a roffle? Is it 49 or 59? I don’t lottery so have no idea.

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Posted 21 April 2018 - 08:40 AM

How many tickets in a roffle? Is it 49 or 59? I don’t lottery so have no idea.


59 these days.


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Posted 21 April 2018 - 02:18 PM

Can I try it for a week though?
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Posted 21 April 2018 - 02:20 PM

I have the same engine in my disco but slightly less bhp, and there cracking units, they have bags of torque and they even sound quite nice.

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Posted 23 April 2018 - 10:29 PM

Can I try it for a week though?


Yep as soon as I get the .......,

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Posted 23 April 2018 - 10:30 PM

59 these days.


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Posted 23 April 2018 - 10:36 PM

Ok if anyone is interested roffle on at £39.99 a ticket.

WCPGW?

Guaranteed* boring collection thread or I can deliver for train fare from a mainline station.

Free eggs for the winner, remember the eggcellent polo?


*conditions apply, misery may vary.
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Posted 24 April 2018 - 07:49 AM

​It might be hard to shift the tickets, but I would have one.



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Posted 24 April 2018 - 08:11 AM

I​ would love it to raffle but my limits are Max £10.00 per ticket, that's just me though you may get enough mad folks to splash that for the chance of owning a great car. 


 


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Posted 24 April 2018 - 08:12 AM

So what was the actual price on this when punting it out to the public? At £40 a ticket the price for the car in full (if someone just paid the equivalent) sounds like a steal!

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Posted 24 April 2018 - 08:27 AM

 

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1994 Range Rover Classic "The Crying Pumpkin" cried off, rusty

2003 Jaaaag XJ 260K miles and counting

2000 Ford Mondeo Verona 1.8 pez FOR SALE Now with new As owner

2000 Ford Puma 1.7 - Roffled and now with new AS owner

1968 AMC Rebel SST convertible (working and road legal but in limp home mode)

1967 AMC Rebel SST convertible (superior body and originality being slowly raided for spares for the '68) Off road for at least the last 25 years

1956 Chevy 210 4 door hardtop - bought in 2000 and still in my garage - I even do a bit of work on it occasionally - long term project

2005 MG ZT-T awaiting completion of engine transplant of spare V6 after OMG HGF on the engine that "never has that problem"

2005 Land Rover Discovery - for long trips and moving engines 


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Posted 25 April 2018 - 11:59 AM

So what was the actual price on this when punting it out to the public? At £40 a ticket the price for the car in full (if someone just paid the equivalent) sounds like a steal!


£44k base price and then wheels, nav and changer added another £4600 so totalled at £48,600

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Posted 25 April 2018 - 10:02 PM

I'd have one, maybe two !
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Posted 26 April 2018 - 09:16 PM

Wish me luck.

He is now on eBay at £3.5k start so let the idiotic questions begin. At £1k less than the next cheapest one I’m hoping he goes to a nice home quick as I would like some driveway space.

Roffle is still an option as can end early if tickets agreed.





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