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ren16tx
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Post by ren16tx » Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:24 pm

i wanted to go to this event, taking mums XM (needs a good long run!) that is, untill i worked out how much it would cost me in petrol!!! :oops: sadly, i think i won't be going!! :x bloody petrol prices!! no way can afford £100 or so on petrol for a day out!!! ~titanic~
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Post by oilybox » Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:28 pm

Maybe you should get a diesel then?, old cooking oil is free ...!
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ren16tx
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Post by ren16tx » Thu Mar 29, 2012 11:34 pm

this is where i miss my old sophie, :cry: my mk1 BX diesel came into her own!! she just sipped it!!
GSA X1,GSA estate, GSA PALLAS C-matic,Simca 1100,Renault 16TX auto, yellow Visa super E, wanted mk1 bx!

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Tim Leech
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My Cars: 1963 VW BEETLE 1200 KGJ413A
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL BFA720L
1979 Rover SD1 3.5 V8-S TSL 982
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL DBV468W
1985 CITROEN BX 19GT C1TBX
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C BXi 19
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav Auto R40TSL
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirt S TAL 91S
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Post by Tim Leech » Sat Mar 31, 2012 9:09 pm

Patrick has asked to help with judging especially the Bx's, so to be fair I won't be entering anything of my own, so if your car is tidy and clean you could come away with a trophy or rosette!

Get polishing! :D
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
2002 Rover 75 CDTi Connossieur SE AUTO Nav
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirit S Special
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR
1963 VW BEETLE 1200

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Post by mds141 » Sun Apr 01, 2012 12:29 am

I will!! :lol:
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1989 BX GTi 16 valve. Blanc Alpine. Completed the Citroen Classic Challenge Ecosse and 1337 miles without a hitch.
2000 XM VSX 2.1 td Auto. Rouge Magenta.
TGD saloon many years ago.

1990 Swift 'Corniche' 12/2 aka BXClub HQ.
Honda Firestorm. Gone, but not forgotten.
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Tim Leech
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My Cars: 1963 VW BEETLE 1200 KGJ413A
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL BFA720L
1979 Rover SD1 3.5 V8-S TSL 982
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL DBV468W
1985 CITROEN BX 19GT C1TBX
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C BXi 19
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav Auto R40TSL
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirt S TAL 91S
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Post by Tim Leech » Wed Apr 11, 2012 10:26 am

4 days and counting!
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
2002 Rover 75 CDTi Connossieur SE AUTO Nav
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirit S Special
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR
1963 VW BEETLE 1200

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mat_fenwick
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Post by mat_fenwick » Wed Apr 11, 2012 10:51 am

Roverman wrote:if your car is tidy and clean you could come away with a trophy or rosette!
How about a prize for cleanest interior, or shiniest engine? Sadly, even if it did stop raining long enough for me to polish it, it would get covered in mud 200 yards from the house.
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Post by Caffiend » Wed Apr 11, 2012 11:10 am

So glad I'm not the only one who is apparently as excited as a 7-year old with an upcoming birthday party :lol: It's My First Rally too - as a grown up (officially speaking) in my own car anyway. Really looking forward to it.

Weather forecast seems a bit changeable - hope it stays reasonably dry on the day!
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Tim Leech
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My Cars: 1963 VW BEETLE 1200 KGJ413A
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL BFA720L
1979 Rover SD1 3.5 V8-S TSL 982
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL DBV468W
1985 CITROEN BX 19GT C1TBX
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C BXi 19
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav Auto R40TSL
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirt S TAL 91S
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Post by Tim Leech » Wed Apr 11, 2012 11:11 am

Caffiend wrote:So glad I'm not the only one who is apparently as excited as a 7-year old with an upcoming birthday party :lol: It's My First Rally too - as a grown up (officially speaking) in my own car anyway. Really looking forward to it.

Weather forecast seems a bit changeable - hope it stays reasonably dry on the day!
Im an "old hand" at this, and I'm excited too! you wait to the ICCCR!!!! you will need tranquilisers! :lol:
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
2002 Rover 75 CDTi Connossieur SE AUTO Nav
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirit S Special
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR
1963 VW BEETLE 1200

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Tim Leech
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Joined: Tue Apr 15, 2008 11:12 am
Location: Burton on Trent
My Cars: 1963 VW BEETLE 1200 KGJ413A
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL BFA720L
1979 Rover SD1 3.5 V8-S TSL 982
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL DBV468W
1985 CITROEN BX 19GT C1TBX
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C BXi 19
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav Auto R40TSL
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirt S TAL 91S
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
x 54

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Apr 11, 2012 4:37 pm

mat_fenwick wrote:
Roverman wrote:if your car is tidy and clean you could come away with a trophy or rosette!
How about a prize for cleanest interior, or shiniest engine? Sadly, even if it did stop raining long enough for me to polish it, it would get covered in mud 200 yards from the house.
Theres PLENTY of hand wash places alng the way..... :wink:
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
2002 Rover 75 CDTi Connossieur SE AUTO Nav
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirit S Special
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR
1963 VW BEETLE 1200

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Post by mds141 » Wed Apr 11, 2012 6:53 pm

What time is everyone planning on meeting up. Working overtime all week, so I won't be travelling until Sunday morning.
Mark Smith

Is it just me or is everything shit?

1989 BX GTi 16 valve. Blanc Alpine. Completed the Citroen Classic Challenge Ecosse and 1337 miles without a hitch.
2000 XM VSX 2.1 td Auto. Rouge Magenta.
TGD saloon many years ago.

1990 Swift 'Corniche' 12/2 aka BXClub HQ.
Honda Firestorm. Gone, but not forgotten.
2015 Triumph Tiger Explorer XC.

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saintjamesy89
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Post by saintjamesy89 » Wed Apr 11, 2012 7:44 pm

mds141 wrote:What time is everyone planning on meeting up. Working overtime all week, so I won't be travelling until Sunday morning.
Me too, Sunday morning probably sometime after 9/10am. Just polished the astra whilst it's not raining.
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Post by Dollywobbler » Wed Apr 11, 2012 7:53 pm

I'm stopping with a friend in Peterborough, so in theory I'll be there fairly early on the Sunday. Have got a lot to do, including a photo session with a certain beige machine... (hoping there is at least some nice weather!). Also contemplating changing a door in the field, and perhaps the accumulator sphere as I really want the tick-time fault resolving. It's going to be a busy day!

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Post by Philip Chidlow » Wed Apr 11, 2012 7:59 pm

I hope to be there between 10.30 and 11.00. :)
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Tim Leech
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Location: Burton on Trent
My Cars: 1963 VW BEETLE 1200 KGJ413A
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL BFA720L
1979 Rover SD1 3.5 V8-S TSL 982
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL DBV468W
1985 CITROEN BX 19GT C1TBX
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C BXi 19
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav Auto R40TSL
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirt S TAL 91S
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Post by Tim Leech » Wed Apr 11, 2012 10:38 pm

We are leaving here at 9am so should be there for half 10, no point getting there too early.
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
2002 Rover 75 CDTi Connossieur SE AUTO Nav
2002 Rover 45 1.6i Spirit S Special
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR
1963 VW BEETLE 1200