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#1 ONLINE   Shite Knight

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 04:14 PM

It's time to move the Rover on so it's up for Roffle if anyone wants a go. It has been owned by quite a few people on the forum, I let Nisfan have it a while ago but he's no longer using it so it's just sitting taking up space.
Mot is until December, it drives fine from what I remember but there's a crack in the windscreen so that will definitely need replaced for the next test.

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 04:19 PM

Yes!

I'll have 8 numbers please

 

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 05:14 PM

Drove alright when I had it, every panel is rusty/dented/scraped to fuck but it didn't seem all that structurally fucked and everything seemed to just about work. Was surprisingly rapid.

 

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10/10 would WBOD if not for insurance costs.

 

 


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Posted 28 September 2018 - 05:36 PM

I'll have four tickets please. One of them number 24 and the rest randoms please.

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 07:33 PM

Has it still got the history file? Like a true autoshite bod I’d set out all the history I had in the conventional sense and also printed everything from the retro rides bo11ox tat blog and all posts from here related to it. Remember it a framing a polonez? What about the ribbing sixcylinder got when he was trying to get the cheapest rail fayre to collect it? It was all there. Yes I am sad.
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#6 ONLINE   Shite Knight

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 08:14 PM

Has it still got the history file? Like a true autoshite bod I’d set out all the history I had in the conventional sense and also printed everything from the retro rides bo11ox tat blog and all posts from here related to it. Remember it a framing a polonez? What about the ribbing sixcylinder got when he was trying to get the cheapest rail fayre to collect it? It was all there. Yes I am sad.

Yeah, it still has the massive folder of forum tat.

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 08:28 PM

I'm amazed my rattle-can touchups held as long as they did, terrifying to think this was four and a half years ago...

 

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Still love this car, it did so much so well and was totally reliable both times I had it.  Mega-comfy too.  I had that windscreen fitted when that and the frame rot threatened to send it over the bridge - I also ended up replacing the incontinent waterpump and rotten radiator and a load of other bits, probably ended up spending 4x what it was worth over two ownership stints but it was always a joy to drive.  I'll pass on the tickets as there's no way I could risk actually winning and having to make a 1000 mile round trip to get a fourth motor I don't need.  Hope it does the next owner a good turn and continues to soldier on.

 

Spooky, it is exactly, to the day, 5 years ago that I started this thread...

 

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 09:09 PM

I so wanna have a go in this but once again I gotta watch the pennies, my insurance is up in 15 days so I gotta use what I've got left to become keep my car road legal*

Plus going all the way up to CowandBeef and bringing a 2.0 Rover back with me would rob me considerably.

However, I will be keeping a keen eye on this...
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Posted 28 September 2018 - 09:19 PM

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 09:23 PM

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The road to Applecross (can’t remember the spelling of it’s correct name bal-ach-na-bar?)

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 09:31 PM

I’ll have two randoms please.

Most people on here have got some connection to this car - mine is that I used to see it around Swansea when it lived with Phil_lihp’s sister for a while.

Plus I have happy memories of driving a lovely 3-door 220GSi belonging to a girl I was keen on a long time ago. Only got to first base but the Rover was good fun.
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Posted 28 September 2018 - 09:48 PM

Some pics taken tonight.

 

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 09:53 PM

4 randoms please!
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Posted 28 September 2018 - 10:06 PM

super rare car now!! i havent seen one come round on eBay for months or even years.


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Posted 28 September 2018 - 10:11 PM

Don't let the surface rust put you off, this car's is as tough as a a Rottweiler full of special brew. My tenancy was much enjoyed and she has a surprising turn of speed.  


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Posted 28 September 2018 - 10:16 PM

2013 for me and what a great car.

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Posted 28 September 2018 - 11:28 PM

I won this car once and couldn't collect.  Should I have another go even though I can't drive at the moment?

 

Of course I should.  One random please.


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Posted 29 September 2018 - 12:46 AM

The use of the car in still game has my interest peaked. Is this going to feature in series 9 at all?



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Posted 29 September 2018 - 01:02 AM

Two randoms for me also please.
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Posted 29 September 2018 - 02:51 AM

It's meant to feature in a dogging scene in the upcoming series.
Feel I should mention the front flexi has a blow from it, I tried to bodge a can round it but it made no difference as I only replaced the downpipe a few months ago

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Posted 29 September 2018 - 07:14 AM

Two randoms please.


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Posted 29 September 2018 - 07:38 AM

May as well take a fivers worth, two randoms please dude

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Posted 29 September 2018 - 07:42 AM

Ten quid's worth of randoms plz if I can pay by BACS.

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Posted 29 September 2018 - 10:03 AM

Might as well risk the wrath of missus Moog (I won't win it) and have a couple
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Posted 29 September 2018 - 12:15 PM

Two randoms please!

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Posted 29 September 2018 - 02:00 PM

Fuck it.

Two randoms, ta.

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Posted 29 September 2018 - 02:04 PM

Those tints look like a bit of a magnet for the cops though.

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Posted 29 September 2018 - 02:55 PM

The fronts will easily peel off and it can be as dark as you want at the back

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Posted 29 September 2018 - 02:58 PM

Has this sold out? Trying to tot up if any left
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Posted 29 September 2018 - 03:49 PM

Has this sold out? Trying to tot up if any left

 

Still 24 numbers to go.







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