MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

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Re: Two Mk1's Facing the scrap man

Post by Tim Leech » Tue Oct 22, 2013 8:52 pm

Well Andy it looks to be you or noone!
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Re: Two Mk1's Facing the scrap man

Post by Mothman » Tue Oct 22, 2013 9:18 pm

Looks like it will be then!!

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Re: Two Mk1's Facing the scrap man

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Oct 23, 2013 8:43 am

Good man Andy, I would love the estate but funds just dont allow.
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Re: Two Mk1's Facing the scrap man

Post by Mothman » Fri Oct 25, 2013 10:12 pm

Looks like its all sorted re the MK 1 BX saloon.

Wilma will be collected soon, everything arranged.


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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Oct 28, 2013 2:22 pm

John informed me when the car was registered in the UK for some reason it was taxed as a 1.5 not 1.6 so enjoys the cheaper tax of £140 for a year instead of £225!
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Post by citsncycles » Mon Oct 28, 2013 3:10 pm

If you're not looking to do many miles with it, it's gotta be worth it for that saving!
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by MULLEY » Mon Oct 28, 2013 8:27 pm

Tim Leech wrote:John informed me when the car was registered in the UK for some reason it was taxed as a 1.5 not 1.6 so enjoys the cheaper tax of £140 for a year instead of £225!
Always good to know that a cock-up for once means the owner gets a better deal :lol:
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Oct 28, 2013 8:54 pm

After speaking to john, the carb needs work and theres a crack in the exhaust manifold.
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1991 BX 19TZD
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS "Athena"
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
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1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
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1985 CITROEN BX 19GT C1TBX
1990 CITROEN BX 16TGS ATHENA H642GJU
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C TAL91S
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Be Quick!

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:53 pm

Noone has stepped up for this sadly, I cant take it on now due to another estate joining the family.

It will get scrapped chaps, which is a real shame.

Even if its bought for parts...
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1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by Kitch » Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:02 pm

Surely he'd just give it away instead of scrapping it? What's scrap gonna be worth? £100 at best?!

Difficult asking people to part with money for a car that's a massive gamble, however rare it is.

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Post by MULLEY » Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:08 pm

Sounds like the perfect car to house g-seg's engine in :wink: :D
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by Des Smith » Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:49 pm

MULLEY wrote:Sounds like the perfect car to house g-seg's engine in :wink: :D
Give Kitch a break! He's had a uber-demanding weekend, given away a car and now you want him to take on another project?
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1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C TAL91S
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:33 pm

Scrap value is on the up again, apparently £150 is the going rate and thats what it needs to fetch, shame but a change of loyalties and a house move dictates that the cash is important.
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by MULLEY » Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:40 pm

Des Smith wrote:
MULLEY wrote:Sounds like the perfect car to house g-seg's engine in :wink: :D
Give Kitch a break! He's had a uber-demanding weekend, given away a car and now you want him to take on another project?
If you look at my emticon, that may give you a clue as to the fact that it was a joke, did we miss that?????????????? :roll:
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1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
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Re: MK1 16RS ESTATE £200! Rare as rare! Cheap Tax band!

Post by Thread Bear » Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:50 am

Its an interesting possibility but -
Bad timing with all I have to do. I am behind where I had hoped to be on BX.
A long way away when I am not tooled up for moving cars.
Storage left, for free, is in Cumbria (Solway coast).

However if it wants saving and someone wants to do the miles it can be stored up there in a large lean to, till I have repaired a roof on a barn, until they can take it home.

About the best I can do.
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