citroen bx 16 carb

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citroen bx 16 carb

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Hello all, Just about to purchase low mileage bx 16 are these a carb job
can they still be got hold of if I need one for spares.
Alan 8) 8)

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Re: citroen bx 16 carb

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Yes bud, they are carb jobbies n sometimes they come up on ebay.

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Re: citroen bx 16 carb

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Mothman wrote:Yes bud, they are carb jobbies n sometimes they come up on ebay.
Andy
Doesn't one of the 16's use a monopoint injection system? :?
1991 BX19GTi Auto

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Yes, you are right, the TZI does i believe but i dont think they are a common motor, sorry.

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Re: citroen bx 16 carb

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Vast majority are carb. Chances of SPFI are remote!
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Re: citroen bx 16 carb

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Only the very last 1.6 TXI models was available with sfi so most will be a carb.
1963 VW BEETLE 1200
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
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