Rust in Peace...

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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Caffiend » Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:49 pm

It's like Aladdin's cave! Except not actually *in* a cave, but treasure ... sounds like a horde might not be appreciated, but if it's a horde with fistfuls of pictures of Her Maj in blue, brown and purple? [-o<
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by djm666 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 5:30 am

Wow I have just had a year roll down my face. I do hope that I am have a front bumper lip? Preety please
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:29 am

That l plate sinker of a Xantia is getting rare now too.
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by RxBX » Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:05 pm

djm666 wrote:Wow I have just had a year roll down my face. I do hope that I am have a front bumper lip? Preety please
I know 'T' is next to 'Y' on the keyboard :lol:

However sad to see these motors in such a state, its not the first time a find like this has been made !

If you not seen the other FIND from approx. a year ago and this is not the first RUST IN PEACE thread !

Best get the tissues at the ready before you open up the links :cry:

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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Paul296 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:28 pm

Boo hoo, I've just had a rear run down my face. :(

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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by citsncycles » Mon Apr 01, 2013 4:32 pm

I suppose that would depend on who's rear!
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by RxBX » Mon Apr 01, 2013 5:11 pm

Paul296 wrote:Boo hoo, I've just had a rear run down my face. :(
Paul =D>


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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Caffiend » Mon Apr 01, 2013 5:34 pm

:shock: I think that's fear running down mine
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Mickey taker » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:17 pm

And beer running down mine hic. (Too tenuous? )
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by saintjamesy89 » Mon Apr 01, 2013 6:36 pm

Mickey taker wrote:And beer running down mine hic. (Too tenuous? )
D'oh, I was going for that one Mick! Although I would have doen it like 'Beear'
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by djm666 » Tue Apr 02, 2013 10:49 am

Bloody hell. The piss taking is furious here lol
So can someone get to those bx's and plunder them?
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Tim Leech » Tue Apr 02, 2013 10:56 am

i wouldnt say plunder them, but it would be nice to visit the chap, cast an expert eye over whats saveable and what isnt. I am told there wont be any "bargains" to be had!
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by djoptix » Tue Apr 02, 2013 12:39 pm

I would like the tailgate from that 14 with the ropey headgasket.

Do you think he'd throw it in with a pair of AX GTs...?
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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Dollywobbler » Tue Apr 02, 2013 12:53 pm

Wow. Is that a Panhard PL17 as well?! To think I lived and worked near this place and had no idea about it.

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Re: Rust in Peace...

Post by Paul296 » Tue Apr 02, 2013 2:40 pm

Dollywobbler wrote:Wow. Is that a Panhard PL17 as well?!
Where's the PL17? I couldn't see it.