Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

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Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by citsncycles » Tue Feb 26, 2013 12:55 pm

A mate of mine has a ZX Leader TD Estate that he's replacing with a 1954 Morris Minor (as you do!). His daughter has been using it the last few weeks but has just bought herself another car, so the ZX has to go. Details are:

P reg turbo diesel estate Leader, MOT'd 23/08/13, tax'd 30/04/13, mileage 166500. No known rust or mechanical problems, and has been a reliable runner for the 2 years he's owned it. Located in the wilds of Cumbria, between Carlisle & Wigton. Price £350 ono for a (hopefully) quick sale as he wants it out the way by the end of March.

If anyone's interested let me know & I'll PM them contact details.
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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by Tim Leech » Tue Feb 26, 2013 1:49 pm

Not for me good value and the TD ZX's go well! The leader is a basic car, no eleccy windows (will have power steering) etc but less is more aparently
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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by citsncycles » Tue Feb 26, 2013 1:59 pm

TBH I can't remember if the front windows were leccy or keep fit, but I know that all but some of the early low spec models had power steering. I'm one of those that agree (to a point) that less is more - less to go wrong if it doesn't have leccy windows etc.
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BX 19RD Estate Mk1 - Timex!
BX 4X4 Estate - Oh god, I've done it again!
BX 17RD MK1 - it called to me!
BX14 TGE, - SOLD
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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by Kitch » Tue Feb 26, 2013 3:00 pm

That's cheap, I'll give it that!

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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by citsncycles » Tue Feb 26, 2013 3:37 pm

Yep, he didn't pay much more when he bought it a couple of years ago and as far as he's concerned he's had his money's worth out of it using it for work when it's been too cold / wet for the bike, with a few longer trips to cycling events. He likes it and was intending to keep it, but since replacing his LWB high top Renault Traffic cycle transporter with a SWB low roof Citroen Relay last year, plus putting the Minor on the road for local running round it's just not being used enough to justify the tax and insurance.
Mike Sims
BX 19RD Estate Mk1 - Timex!
BX 4X4 Estate - Oh god, I've done it again!
BX 17RD MK1 - it called to me!
BX14 TGE, - SOLD
XM Turbo SD,GS Club Estate,Visa 17D Leader,HY Pickup,Dyane Nomad,Dyane 6,2CV AZL,Falcon S,Trabant P50,3x Land Rovers (88" series 1,109" series 2a FFR,series 2a Marshall ambulance),DKW F7, Lambretta LD150 x 1.5,Mobylette SP93,Ural Cossack,Ural M63,CZ 250 Sport,Honda Varadero 125,lots of bicycles & tricycles including (but not only) Sunbeams,Higgins & Bates!

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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by Braidy » Tue Feb 26, 2013 7:08 pm

Most important question ... what colour is it?

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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by citsncycles » Wed Feb 27, 2013 11:46 am

From memory, silver, but I'll double check tonight
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BX 19RD Estate Mk1 - Timex!
BX 4X4 Estate - Oh god, I've done it again!
BX 17RD MK1 - it called to me!
BX14 TGE, - SOLD
XM Turbo SD,GS Club Estate,Visa 17D Leader,HY Pickup,Dyane Nomad,Dyane 6,2CV AZL,Falcon S,Trabant P50,3x Land Rovers (88" series 1,109" series 2a FFR,series 2a Marshall ambulance),DKW F7, Lambretta LD150 x 1.5,Mobylette SP93,Ural Cossack,Ural M63,CZ 250 Sport,Honda Varadero 125,lots of bicycles & tricycles including (but not only) Sunbeams,Higgins & Bates!

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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate in white

Post by citsncycles » Wed Feb 27, 2013 11:14 pm

I just double checked with my mate tonight and it's actually white!
Mike Sims
BX 19RD Estate Mk1 - Timex!
BX 4X4 Estate - Oh god, I've done it again!
BX 17RD MK1 - it called to me!
BX14 TGE, - SOLD
XM Turbo SD,GS Club Estate,Visa 17D Leader,HY Pickup,Dyane Nomad,Dyane 6,2CV AZL,Falcon S,Trabant P50,3x Land Rovers (88" series 1,109" series 2a FFR,series 2a Marshall ambulance),DKW F7, Lambretta LD150 x 1.5,Mobylette SP93,Ural Cossack,Ural M63,CZ 250 Sport,Honda Varadero 125,lots of bicycles & tricycles including (but not only) Sunbeams,Higgins & Bates!

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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by maxgreenwood » Fri Mar 01, 2013 11:39 pm

sounds good, the zx is a great car, have to watch for rust under the back from what i hear.
be great to see some pictures?
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Re: Not a BX, but a cheap ZX TD Estate

Post by citsncycles » Sat Mar 02, 2013 9:13 pm

I'll try to get a couple sorted.
Mike Sims
BX 19RD Estate Mk1 - Timex!
BX 4X4 Estate - Oh god, I've done it again!
BX 17RD MK1 - it called to me!
BX14 TGE, - SOLD
XM Turbo SD,GS Club Estate,Visa 17D Leader,HY Pickup,Dyane Nomad,Dyane 6,2CV AZL,Falcon S,Trabant P50,3x Land Rovers (88" series 1,109" series 2a FFR,series 2a Marshall ambulance),DKW F7, Lambretta LD150 x 1.5,Mobylette SP93,Ural Cossack,Ural M63,CZ 250 Sport,Honda Varadero 125,lots of bicycles & tricycles including (but not only) Sunbeams,Higgins & Bates!