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#1 ONLINE   davehedgehog31

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 02:42 PM

Price agreed - Check

Train booked - Check

Hotel booked - Check

Money lifted - Check

Insurance juggled - Check

Car actually seen before agreeing to buy - Oh....

 

Leg one of this adventure is about to get underway, as I leave work to venture home from there it will be a lift in to Glasgow Central train station. 

 

Not in the same stakes as the Megabus mission to Leafy London Suburb to collect the Rover. This should be altogether more comfortable. Updates to follow. 


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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


#2 OFFLINE   Split_Pin

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 02:49 PM

Chodspeed!
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Posted 29 June 2018 - 02:56 PM

Good luck.

Please say my mate has sold my 75 that's in his yard  :mrgreen:


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#4 ONLINE   davehedgehog31

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 05:22 PM

Destination 1 achieved.

Booked a first class ticket on the train, in the wee lounge. Stuffed my bag with about 8 packets of crisps and several cans for the drive home.

I like to get my money's worth.7fdc60839b2a3755e13693fbf12ea393.jpg

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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


#5 OFFLINE   Peter C

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 05:26 PM

Wow, impressive levels of dedication.

Give us a clue what you’re collecting.
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Posted 29 June 2018 - 05:38 PM

Wow, impressive levels of dedication.

Give us a clue what you’re collecting.

Clue one - The engine is well liked by those who enjoy running their car on the bi-products of their local fried beak, hoof and trotter concerns.

A particularly unhelpful clue to where im going in photo form, there will be a change of train to another Virgin service... But where? 0d9e925137f57e217f48ab15e081a6a6.jpg

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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


#7 OFFLINE   Bradders59

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 05:59 PM

Merc 190D or something with a Pug XUD engine ?


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Posted 29 June 2018 - 06:06 PM

It'll be a VAG beastie, potentially MK4 golf?
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Posted 29 June 2018 - 06:41 PM

Merc 190D or something with a Pug XUD engine ?

It's one of those two and not German.

Thankfully we are blissfully unaffected by the CO2 shortage. 3c4d2dff69f153d0386d2d8c1ab7eca3.jpg

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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


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Posted 29 June 2018 - 06:56 PM

Booked a first class ticket on the train, in the wee lounge.

 

Is this a euphemism for hiding in the bog, for the whole journey, without a ticket?


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Posted 29 June 2018 - 07:26 PM

Mazda RX-7 with a N/A XUD Bosch pumped conversion?
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Posted 29 June 2018 - 07:27 PM

Mazda RX-7 with a N/A XUD Bosch pumped conversion?


How did you guess?

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Posted 29 June 2018 - 07:28 PM

How did you guess?


I’m right behind you.
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Posted 29 June 2018 - 08:34 PM

Preston and train number two achieved.

I feel like Michael Portillo except less bright and posh.
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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


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Posted 29 June 2018 - 09:02 PM

Reading reviews of my lodgings for this evening.

"The authorities should shut this down, not fit for human habitation"
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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


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Posted 29 June 2018 - 09:23 PM

Reading reviews of my lodgings for this evening.

"The authorities should shut this down, not fit for human habitation"


Middlesbrough?

All of Middlesbrough.
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Posted 29 June 2018 - 10:31 PM

Reading reviews of my lodgings for this evening.

"The authorities should shut this down, not fit for human habitation"

Wow, fuck me this is grim.

If the Austin Allegro was a hotel room.

The photos don't do the heat, or staleness any justice.7f64801a3bc10332139a9a7ffd7ccce9.jpg7e390f3350b46c6097024f27d1a806ea.jpg

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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 07:52 AM

My sleep last night was disturbed by a gaggle of pished ladies battling in the corridor outside my room.

We're underway for train 3 on day 2.137cc69608d3814fb58cb922d9a01976.jpg

Collection should be achieved within the hour and Dez shot not long thereafter.
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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 08:00 AM

On this train I've just twigged why English residential streets look "different" from Scotland.

You don't roughcast anything. Seems to be a uniquely Scottish thing covering your house in little stones.
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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 10:02 AM

405 GTXD Achieved

No pez shot as it has an absolutely brimmed tank of derv.

All very civilised here, about to get back underway to Scotchland eta 3pm in time for the football.45c18a99e48c427b9a50c2a03a2b04d0.jpg

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1994 Peugeot 405 GTX 1.9 XUD Turbo

 

2003 Suzuki Alto 1.1 GL

 

2007 Citroen C1 1.0i Vibe


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 10:03 AM

Nicely done:)
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Posted 30 June 2018 - 10:04 AM

Tidy!


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 10:12 AM

Okay I'm glad someone on here got this...well bought!
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Posted 30 June 2018 - 10:13 AM

Oof. GTX is a spec sweet spot, EW all round, AC and velourious seats but no ABS to bugger up. Does it come with a sunroof? Dibs if you come to sell it.
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Posted 30 June 2018 - 10:17 AM

Your guest house looks like the one Michael Caine stayed in in Get Carter.
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Posted 30 June 2018 - 10:24 AM

405 GTXD Achieved

No pez shot as it has an absolutely brimmed tank of derv.

All very civilised here, about to get back underway to Scotchland eta 3pm in time for the football.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/2018063...

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YES!

 

That looks fucking class :)


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 11:16 AM

Thats Tasty!!!!!!

 

that colour really suits the shape of the 405!!


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Posted 30 June 2018 - 11:21 AM

Very nice,my mum had 1 in white way back in the day....
Maybe think about popping those wheel trims off and into the boot for safety?
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Posted 30 June 2018 - 12:27 PM

Worth the hike!

What a cherry.
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Posted 30 June 2018 - 12:46 PM

A vast quantity of excellence there. Good work!
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