1988 1.9RD Estate

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Tim Leech
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Post by Tim Leech » Wed Mar 28, 2012 1:36 pm

Theres a new one on eBay at them moment, if you put a wanted add on here I'm sure someone will find some hidden away?

If I remember right Justin Shields (Jayboy) had some new old stock ones aswell.
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 robt » Wed Mar 28, 2012 3:17 pm

Thanks Tim, it's about time I sorted these out as I've done the important mechanical bits, now for the cosmetics!

My Dad has confirmed he'd love to have it so I'm glad it's staying in the family for the timebeing.

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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
x 54

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Mar 28, 2012 4:03 pm

A shame that your leaving BX'dom (most people do come back) but glad your Dads having her, I take it you will be keeping a watchful eye over the old girl! :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 Dollywobbler » Wed Mar 28, 2012 4:06 pm

Nice one! Glad you got the pass.

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Post by robt » Wed Mar 28, 2012 4:22 pm

Thanks Ian, always a relief to get the pass isn't it!

It'll still be my car Tim (in so much that I'll pay for the upkeep) I'm just lending it to my Dad as a favour really for all the times he's helped me out with car storage. I've already told him I'll need it for La Vie en Bleu in May at Prescott...
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Post by Jayboy » Wed Mar 28, 2012 6:50 pm

Roverman wrote:Theres a new one on eBay at them moment, if you put a wanted add on here I'm sure someone will find some hidden away?

If I remember right Justin Shields (Jayboy) had some new old stock ones aswell.
'had' being the operative word. Sold them to ruben, and believe they stayed with the car when he sold it so Richard has them now
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Re: 1988 1.9RD Estate

Post by catsinthewelder » Fri Jul 27, 2012 11:57 am

I recieved a message the other week from Chris, the chap who got this car from Rob. A flurry of PM's over on Autoshite later, I was sat on a train to meet him. About 11pm last night I pulled up back home in Ludlow with this rather nice car :D
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Re: 1988 1.9RD Estate

Post by Dollywobbler » Fri Jul 27, 2012 12:07 pm

As I said on AS, nice one! Rob told me the clutch was quite heavy in this one, though my Mk2 has been like that for about 40,000 miles (it isn't biting very strongly now though, so replacement is on the cards).

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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

Re: 1988 1.9RD Estate

Post by Tim Leech » Fri Jul 27, 2012 12:25 pm

Excellent!
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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Re: 1988 1.9RD Estate

Post by catsinthewelder » Fri Jul 27, 2012 6:45 pm

The clutch is a bit heavy but nothing like as bad as the white one was. Annoyingly I spent £40 inc postage buying a clutch on ebay a few weeks back then returned it (loosing £15 on postage) the day before I got a message about this one. Oh well
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