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Gold BX19 GT

Post by Braidy » Sun Nov 03, 2013 10:52 pm

People will spot it soon enough ... my lovely BX19 GT is for sale. I've just leapt into a property purchase which is impossible (at the moment) to get a mortgage on and together with my mother also moving and losing 'my' garage it means the car is too much of a luxury at the moment. It's going to hurt but some things are more important. Advert is on Car and Classic once its approved. :cry:

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1990 CITROEN BX 16TGS ATHENA H642GJU
1991 CITROEN BX 19TZI AUTO A/C TAL91S
1994 CITROEN XANTIA 1.8 SXi M908HRY
1998 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur Auto S392DEH
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav R40TSL
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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Nov 04, 2013 9:19 am

What a shame.
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZD
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS "Athena"
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR

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1979 Rover SD1 3.5 V8-S ERC742T
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
1998 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur Auto S392DEH
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav R40TSL
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Tim Leech » Sun Nov 17, 2013 10:15 pm

Sold!
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZD
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS "Athena"
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR

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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Stinkwheel » Mon Nov 18, 2013 10:06 am

Tim Leech wrote:Sold!

Anyone we know?
Doctor Of Gonzo Journalism!!!
93 BX TZD Estate
90 BX 14TE St Tropez
93 BX 19 TXD Estate
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To slightly mis-quote Kitch ... "BX 14. They're just brilliant!"

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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
1998 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur Auto S392DEH
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav R40TSL
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Nov 18, 2013 11:30 am

A classic car dealer, who had been chatting to Graeme online, saw how beautiful the car was on the stand and agreed a price.
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZD
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS "Athena"
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR

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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Stinkwheel » Mon Nov 18, 2013 12:34 pm

Was it Mr Weston?
Doctor Of Gonzo Journalism!!!
93 BX TZD Estate
90 BX 14TE St Tropez
93 BX 19 TXD Estate
92 BX 16TXi
77 Ami 8 Break
79 Acadiane
81 Dyane6
84 2CV6
85 GSA saloon rally car
To slightly mis-quote Kitch ... "BX 14. They're just brilliant!"

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1979 Rover SD1 3.5 V8-S ERC742T
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
1998 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur Auto S392DEH
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav R40TSL
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Nov 18, 2013 1:23 pm

KGF classic cars.
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZD
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS "Athena"
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR

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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Stinkwheel » Mon Nov 18, 2013 2:38 pm

Ah, that makes sense :)
Doctor Of Gonzo Journalism!!!
93 BX TZD Estate
90 BX 14TE St Tropez
93 BX 19 TXD Estate
92 BX 16TXi
77 Ami 8 Break
79 Acadiane
81 Dyane6
84 2CV6
85 GSA saloon rally car
To slightly mis-quote Kitch ... "BX 14. They're just brilliant!"

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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by MULLEY » Mon Nov 18, 2013 7:53 pm

As close as you will ever get to owning a new BX, lovely car.
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Remapped - It goes better
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - it does over 60mpg
1992 TZD Turbo - SORN - slowly getting there
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze is back on the road since 2008
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
1992 TXD - Scrapped in March 2014

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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Mothman » Mon Nov 18, 2013 8:13 pm

Watched Mike Brewer on Wheeler Dealers the other night and he said never never buy a gold motor.
Not that ide ever trust what he said but.....



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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Braidy » Tue Nov 19, 2013 8:25 pm

Not sold to KGF. We'd agreed a price during the show and Steve came to Birmingham today with cash (presumably). He spent a long time looking at the car (fair enough) and then tried to negotiate £600 off the agreed price (£3700). This was based on ...

Electricals not working: computer, radio, rev counter and 'temperature' gauge.
LHM leak on rear nearside
Engine oil leak.

Computer and radio 'fixed' by a new yellow fuse. What Steve thought was a temp. gauge is an oil gauge and I'm ashamed to say I didn't know. It's working fine.
There was an LHM seepage on the rear nearside but from the evidence of the garage floor (none) and looking at the ram in question there is no leak.
The oil leak was coming from between the block and sump but all of the bolts were able to be tightened a fair bit so that might be all that is.
Rev. counter definitely doesn't work. I'm not about to start taking the dash out to figure out why.

To be fair to Karl and Steve their final offer was £3500 but Steve went home by train.

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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Dollywobbler » Tue Nov 19, 2013 10:08 pm

Fair play to you. Hope it finds a buyer!

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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 ERC742T
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
1998 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur Auto S392DEH
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav R40TSL
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
x 45

Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:19 am

Its not new....also it doesnt have a temperature gauge......(its an oil level gauge)

I did mention the revcounter was in/op when I showed them round the car and offered the spare GT binnacle I had.

Its a 29 year old BX, if it didnt leak oil and LHM then its obviously empty!
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZD
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS "Athena"
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR

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Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Defender110 » Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:25 am

No loss to the BX community they aren't BX enthusiasts just quick buck dealers who think they may have the next golden goose in the BX perhaps?
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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 ERC742T
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
1998 Rover 75 V6 Connoisseur Auto S392DEH
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav R40TSL
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL L33CHT
x 45

Re: Gold BX19 GT

Post by Tim Leech » Wed Nov 20, 2013 9:27 am

Its good that the Classic Car network are now taking a interest in BX's but maybe they need a little educating on whats to be expected and whats not.
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZD
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS "Athena"
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1998 Rover 75 2.0V6 Connoisseur Auto
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR