50 shades of red post mot

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50 shades of red post mot

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MOT passed, not looking too shabby, can you polish a turd? you can but try... £5 fog lamps from ebay, not perfect but just fit inside the original holes without any cutting, few pending jobs to do thru summer, rear bumper strip off being painted at mo nice to be back in the t/d, the poorly tgd next door.
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90 BX Tzd turbo 294k SORN undergoing major surgery
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65 Peugeot Boxer Van the new workhorse
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rutter123
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Re: 50 shades of red post mot

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and just for the record a pic in "low" had to be done.
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90 BX Tzd turbo 294k SORN undergoing major surgery
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Tim Leech
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Re: 50 shades of red post mot

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That looks fabulous! Shame on you for thinking its time is up!!
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rutter123
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The pics do it some justice, it really is showing its age and surprised it aint leaning to the n/s with the amount of steel its had, but on the upside, 2 pipe seals, 3 little patches welded, remove towbar,and swap the rear tyres round for the mot, could have been a lot worse.
90 BX Tzd turbo 294k SORN undergoing major surgery
90 BX Tzd turbo estate 46k awaiting surgery
65 Peugeot Boxer Van the new workhorse
52 Toyota Rav4 180k Bulletproof Jap reliability

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Look a cracking motor bud, be proud of her, i would be!!

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Tim Leech
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Re: 50 shades of red post mot

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I second andys thoughts, its 22 years old done over a quarter of a million miles....quite an accomplishment!
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....