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#1 OFFLINE   chodweaver

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 04:32 PM

As title, except it's advertised in the club-xm forum.

http://www.club-xm.c...opic.php?t=9019

Too good an opportunity to miss? I'll let you decide...

Let me know if the link doesn't work...


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LT Multicruiser (guest bedroom and backup kitchen)

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#2 OFFLINE   mitsisigma01

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 04:43 PM

Pictures won't open unless a member , can you post them on here please?

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 04:53 PM

I'll just check the seller is happy for me to do so...


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XM 2.1 SEDTurbo (leaky driveway ornament)

Chrysler Graf Spee Limited 3.3 + LPG (suspected OMGHG, ABS, AC and driver's seat heater failures)

LT Multicruiser (guest bedroom and backup kitchen)

Mk1 MR2 (rumours of its health are lies)

 

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:03 PM

I can add the photos, I am a Forum member.

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:04 PM

Thanks Mr C
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Vomit colour Corsa 1.4 Comfort badermatic (the one constant, reliable thing in my life /Quentin)

XM 2.1 SEDTurbo (leaky driveway ornament)

Chrysler Graf Spee Limited 3.3 + LPG (suspected OMGHG, ABS, AC and driver's seat heater failures)

LT Multicruiser (guest bedroom and backup kitchen)

Mk1 MR2 (rumours of its health are lies)

 

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:07 PM

That's an early one!!

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:16 PM

Haven't seen a 605 for sale in many years, now 3 come up in short succession. Parts availability a total nightmare though so I hear.....


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#8 OFFLINE   jackytwoshoes

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:16 PM

What’s the deal with the suspension then?

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#9 OFFLINE   chodweaver

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:20 PM

I was wondering how PSA managed to keep it looking so busy under the bonnet when it's missing all the hydro gear of the XM... No LHM reservoir or HP pump and no spheres...

Coils all round AFAIK...

Vomit colour Corsa 1.4 Comfort badermatic (the one constant, reliable thing in my life /Quentin)

XM 2.1 SEDTurbo (leaky driveway ornament)

Chrysler Graf Spee Limited 3.3 + LPG (suspected OMGHG, ABS, AC and driver's seat heater failures)

LT Multicruiser (guest bedroom and backup kitchen)

Mk1 MR2 (rumours of its health are lies)

 

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:27 PM

I’d buy that blind right now. It’s clearly a gem and the price is good for what it is. Shame I have nowhere to put it and it’s over 5 hours away. The XJ Sport and Xantia of Excellent are just too good to consider parting with either. I wish I had a barn or a farm somewhere to provide sanctuary for stuff like this, damn.
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#11 OFFLINE   chodweaver

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 05:31 PM

It do look lovely, don't it... Similarly, I have a surplus of sickly chod atm and no cash.

If I'd been a bit quicker posting this, the whole 'GGG goes to The SouthTM for emotional rollercoaster thing' thread could have turned out very differently...
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Vomit colour Corsa 1.4 Comfort badermatic (the one constant, reliable thing in my life /Quentin)

XM 2.1 SEDTurbo (leaky driveway ornament)

Chrysler Graf Spee Limited 3.3 + LPG (suspected OMGHG, ABS, AC and driver's seat heater failures)

LT Multicruiser (guest bedroom and backup kitchen)

Mk1 MR2 (rumours of its health are lies)

 

(I'm sure I've forgotten at least one...)


#12 ONLINE   Jim Bell

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 06:12 PM

Shit the bed that looks like its fallen out of a heritage fleet.


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Posted 02 July 2018 - 06:22 PM

That J605 is actually a private one and it's in reality a 1993 car.
Looks pretty damn good though, I must say. If I had the spare funds....

The suspension will have the adjustable dampers I believe? My old one didn't have it, despite being the same spec. Also fairly certain the early ones have the pre EPIC pump so you could even ruin it with veg.

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 06:35 PM

You can see the pump in the pics and it looks like the work of Hieronymous Bosch to me.

 

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 06:36 PM

What a beautiful machine. Really nice. The xm forum mentions that its not an sv24, what's one of those??

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 06:48 PM

24 valve V6. PRV V6. Very rare and the engine is worth a fair bit.
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Posted 02 July 2018 - 09:47 PM

Funny how so many have come along at once. I'd be quick if you want it. Some nutters will just buy them blind within a few hours of them appearing online (people such as me).


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Posted 02 July 2018 - 09:51 PM

The only thing I disliked in my 605 was the seat controls. Not an issue with the SV as has electic controls, but the manual ones are awful.

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 10:05 PM

That 605 is really bonny. Wish I had the money.

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Posted 02 July 2018 - 10:41 PM

I was trying to think of a reason to buy this. Does using this solely to collect beautiful pastries, almond croissants and macarons from the home land amount to a viable reason for purchase?
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Posted 02 July 2018 - 10:50 PM

You know it does.


Make it so.
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Vomit colour Corsa 1.4 Comfort badermatic (the one constant, reliable thing in my life /Quentin)

XM 2.1 SEDTurbo (leaky driveway ornament)

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LT Multicruiser (guest bedroom and backup kitchen)

Mk1 MR2 (rumours of its health are lies)

 

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Posted 05 July 2018 - 01:59 PM

Diesel 605s are a world of pain to sell. 

'Oh well I might have offered you half had it been the V6.' 

Nine people promised to buy mine - including a world-class arsecandle who expected me to gift it to him because his business partner had embezzled all of his spending money. The bloke who wanted to come down from Edinburgh on Christmas Eve to collect was also a delight. 

It got fragged but not before I went round every panel with a peen hammer, twisting them out of shape so as to make them useless.
Mean spirited? You try dealing with a non-stop screeds of gibberish from penniless morons breaking promise after promise after promise.  I took a break from chod buying for a few months after sending it to the scales. 

I hope whoever buys this example holds on to it for a long time and never has to deal with the window licking cretins that I did. 


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Posted 05 July 2018 - 03:48 PM

 including a world-class arsecandle who expected me to gift it to him because his business partner had embezzled all of his spending money. 

 

Sounds similar to the scamming moron who came to collect an Alfa off me many years ago then claimed to have been robbed the night before so couldn't now raise all the money - but that was OK wasn't it? As I'd obviously accept far less because of this................... FOAD. (actually did me a favour as the guy that bought it paid slightly more than I'd agreed with the scam-merchant).

 

 

BTW - where abouts is this 605 and how much are they wanting?



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Posted 05 July 2018 - 04:31 PM

Devon, £1100
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Posted 05 July 2018 - 05:02 PM

That's a lot of metal for the money. 



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Posted 06 July 2018 - 12:43 PM

I was trying to think of a reason to buy this. 

No, wrong, fail, incorrect. This is Autoshite. You can only have a reason not to buy it.


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Posted 06 July 2018 - 12:54 PM

Controversial opinion:

I don't think the 2.1 XUD has enough grunt to move the 605 around adequately.
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Posted 06 July 2018 - 01:06 PM

*Hides peen hammer*
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Posted 06 July 2018 - 01:09 PM

Controversial opinion:

I don't think the 2.1 XUD has enough grunt to move the 605 around adequately.

Fastest thing on the block m8. I can smoke Golf R32s and chipped Nissan GTRs in my derv 405.


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Posted 06 July 2018 - 02:08 PM

Fastest thing on the block m8. I can smoke Golf R32s and chipped Nissan GTRs in my derv 405.


Emissions yus?
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