Valver in west bay Dorset

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Valver in west bay Dorset

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Hello all, Taken end of week on leaving west bay dorset
nice holiday.
Thanks for looking
8) :) Image

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Re: Valver in west bay Dorset

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That car could be 6 months old in that picture
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....

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Re: Valver in west bay Dorset

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Tim Leech wrote:That car could be 6 months old in that picture
Hello thanks, Iv'e had the car 4 over 8 years every day car left outside
all the time . Black looks nice many people like and comment lovely
car , also they say u want to sell. I'M keeping as long as poss,
Must admit only thing, not many people know there
way around these cars when have jobs to be done
I go to main dealer they cost.
but they know what they are doing.
Thanks all.
:) 8) 8)

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Re: Valver in west bay Dorset

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Depends where you are Alan, you need to find a trusted specialist and be prepared to travel, I take my cars to either Bourne or Hitchin, both of which are 90 mins away from me but its worth it.
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....

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Re: Valver in west bay Dorset

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..that_ Main Cit Dealers now have limited knowledge of the BX as so much time has passed since cessation (20+ years).
You would be much better served by an independent who was trained in that era and carries the expertise forward.
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Re: Valver in west bay Dorset

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..that_ I'm not even sure a modern Citroen main dealer would know what a BX was still less how to actually repair one?

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They certainly wouldn't want to repair one!
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Kitch wrote:They certainly wouldn't want to repair one!
I wouldn't trust my local one to put air in the tyres!
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....