Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Caffiend
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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OK, weather is too dodgy for me to want to take 4 hours in rush hour traffic followed by putting up a tent - after a full day's work! I *shall* be there tomorrow staying over to Sun, not promising a time 'cos I'm bound to oversleep ...
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Mickey taker wrote:Anyone passing MK who could take Jane (Merlyns)
Sunroof deflector up for me ?
Jane has been very patient,
If they want they could have the roof rack for their trouble lol

Thanks Mick. Let's face it though, how many days have we had where I would open the sunroof??? :lol:
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Sandre are you still bringing flapjack? I'm doing some banana bread tonight and maybe cake tomorrow.
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Saturday looks miserable :( so i'll give that a miss, i'll be up on the Sunday which looks a lot drier :) Shame really as i really wanted to go up for both days, heyo & if the weather changes (i'll keep an eye on the forecast) for the better, i might pop up tomorrow.
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1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
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1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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I'm saving flapjack for the tech weekend, so knock yerself out with cake Jane :D - I won't compete with banana bread, sounds lovely
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Oh it is. First soak your raisins in rum. . . .
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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merlyn wrote:Oh it is. First soak your raisins in rum. . . .
I tried that once....spent the night in A&E!! :D
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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I forgot to mention, i'll be bringing up some car parts to sell with 10% going towards Cancer Research, my wife is doing the Race for Life in June.

BX/AX/EVASION/XANTIA/JUMPY/EXPERT/C5/C8 Air Filters at £3.00 each, like these - http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BRAND-NEW-GEN ... 2a2ce9c344" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

I've got some genuine Purflux Oil Filters (1109.N3), these are £3.50 each, or 3 for a tenner.

The following filters are also avaialble & are a mixture of fuel & oil varieties, all at £3.00 each.

1906.55 Xantia 2.1 Turbo Diesel '96-, XM 2.1 Turbo Diesel '96- , Evasion 2.1 Turbo Diesel '96-, Peugeot 406 2.1l Diesel Turbo '96-, 605 " " '96-, 806 " " '96-
1109.S8 All AX's & Saxo's
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Cheers, i should deffo be up on the Sunday.
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
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
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Mulley do you have a couple of steel wheels (non vented type)?
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....

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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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PM'd back Tim.
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
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
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

I'm not just a username, i'm also called Matthew.

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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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After a 5 and a half hour journey I made it to Wetherby last night, just in time for the rain to start. So I cracked open a bottle in an attempt to care less about the weather. It seemed to work, as I woke up reasonably dry! The rain briefly stopped, but started again once I got out of the tent. At least it helped me work out which way was up...

I saw a grand total of 3 BXs there - not sure who owned the white one but the blue one was a 43k mile 16TRS brought by a friendly chap called Paul, who was pointed in the direction of this forum.

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I bought a bag of bumper trim clips (the T shaped ones which always break) from Malcolm Lockwood for a quid, which I was chuffed with. Then I left in the afternoon to get back home in time for tea. Rather ironically Lana has been sunbathing over here today!
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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Leechy obviously hasn't turned up yet then? You wouldn't have all parked in that slap dash manner on his watch! :D

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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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Sunday always seems to have the best turnout for cars & BX's, fingers crossed for the weather tomorrow, i'll be up regardless.
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
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
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

I'm not just a username, i'm also called Matthew.

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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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I'm not there until Sunday, Mat I was hoping you would be there To look at my fogs...
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....

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Re: Northern Rally May 17-19th 2013

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In my experience the Saturday is always a wash out, Sunday is the day to go for, if you have the rear of your car assembled in time :roll: