WANTED: Silver bonnet & rear calipers

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WANTED: Silver bonnet & rear calipers

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Need a silver bonnet for my old estate that was successfully used to smash the rear end of a Freelander up, and if anyone has for some reason a good pair of rear calipers sat around I could find them a home!
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Post by Mike E (uk) »

Hi Kitch,

I have a bonnet and some rear calipers. still on the car though.
What grey is it? Mine is a metallic, 16v version.

car will be broken in a week or 2.

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Post by Kitch »

Well I'm ok on calipers now thanks Mike, I was shocked to find they are actually in great condition and that the pads were on the metal.

The bonnet jsut needs to be the lighter silver, same as a 16v.
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Hi Kitch,

The bonnet is off a 1991 16V, but IIRC there are several shades of grey.

Do you have a paint code?

Mike

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Post by Mike E (uk) »

Hi,

the bonnet is the same colour as the BX16V on sale on the 16V forum by s7rrs

cheers,

Mike

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thats the one, though i think thats the gun metal and kitch is after normal run of the mill silver?

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Post by Kitch »

Thats nice :D

This is the car in question:

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Can't get the paint code as yet....the car is stored in a barn until May :lol:
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Post by ken newbold »

Best place for it, I'd say.

Don't think I've ever seen a 19rd with ABS. :?:
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ken newbold wrote:Best place for it, I'd say.

Don't think I've ever seen a 19rd with ABS. :?:
Don't think there was any call for that personally, but hey.
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Post by ken newbold »

It 's supposed to be a compliment.

F reg BXs that look as good as this, shouldn't be out on salted winter roads. IMHO
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Post by Kitch »

Oh.

So this is the first time I've felt like a twat this year......and it happened so quickly :lol:

My apologies. Its not actually that tidy in honesty, but its a great workhorse.

It doesn't have ABS. It has a big chip on the tailgate there, did have an Activa badge but that didn't improve the roll on it, so we put an ABS badge on to help the brakes out.....I think its worked.
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Post by ken newbold »

There a nice silver tzd on ebay for spares or repair.
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Looks much better than when I saw it in the spring of last year!

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That picture was spring of last year :? :wink:
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