My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Caffiend » Fri Jul 27, 2012 11:36 pm

Is the DTR home now though?

I shall be requiring a guided tour of the collection on Sunday morning (better get there 7 am eh? ;P)
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Mothman » Sat Jul 28, 2012 5:20 am

Fantastic job you have done there Tim, look forward to seeing her one day.
Hope she takes pride of place in your collection.
All you need now is a MK 1 estate. I think there's one available?

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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Tim Leech » Sat Jul 28, 2012 10:03 am

Caffiend wrote:Is the DTR home now though?

I shall be requiring a guided tour of the collection on Sunday morning (better get there 7 am eh? ;P)

Shes still tucked up at the bodyshop sorry, as theres a few "little" jobs left to finish so you will have to wait to the ICCCCCCR, the GT and SD1 are chez Leech at the moment.

You are welcome to view the fleet but they some of them are off site, about 10 miles away in my lock up.
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Jul 30, 2012 7:09 pm

Another day on the DTR, rear bumper is on properly, complete with MK1 stylee mudflaps, I had just attached it for the MOT but wanted to treat and paint the panel behind it, which is now done.

The panel between the screen and bonnet was painted today and I fitted that aswell as fitting the lower grille which is quite fiddely, the sills have been rusttreated and will be sanded and hammerited before the ICCCR.

Ive made a start on cleaning the interior plastics which are responding well, after weds she will be coming home ready for some small jobs ready for harrogate.....and the horns packed up again!
1963 VW BEETLE 1200
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1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Tim Leech » Tue Jul 31, 2012 5:52 pm

Ive owned the car a year today! :D
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1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by mds141 » Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:46 pm

Christ that's gone quick. I've had the valver two years.
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Aug 01, 2012 4:01 pm

She taxed! and nearly ready to come home, better make some space then....
1963 VW BEETLE 1200
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
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:19 pm

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1963 VW BEETLE 1200
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
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Caffiend » Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:41 pm

Super shiny - look forward to seeing it in the metal next week.

Very nice save indeedy =D>
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Paul296 » Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:19 am

Stands back in amazement - that looks absolutely lovely. =D>

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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Tim Leech » Thu Aug 02, 2012 11:24 am

Thanks guys and gals, it wont win any concours, but is very presentable, I have no intention to sell her, and will continue to replace worn bits/repaint any other missed bits (the door shuts for one and maybe the front slam panel). She will be attending a few shows and give the GT a rest.

I do hope another Mk1 DTR does show its face one day as its no fun being the only one!
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1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Dollywobbler » Thu Aug 02, 2012 11:51 am

I hate concours condition anyway. Your DTR is about spot on I reckon.

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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by saintjamesy89 » Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:43 pm

That has come out fantastic! Super shiny indeed, those alloys really suit it too.
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by Tim Leech » Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:44 pm

saintjamesy89 wrote:That has come out fantastic! Super shiny indeed, those alloys really suit it too.

It just so happens that I have another set of four with your name on them Tom! :wink:
1963 VW BEETLE 1200
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
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Re: My MK1 BX 19 DTR Saloon

Post by bxzx16v » Thu Aug 02, 2012 5:49 pm

Looking good Tim , I look forward to seeing it a Harrogate .

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