Introduction

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Fenlandpat
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Introduction

Post by Fenlandpat »

Hello everyone. My names pat. Just joined up this morning. I was steered into this forum by jamescarruthers. I recently recovered a 480 Volvo for him (we live a few miles from each other) while on the journey to pick up the Volvo we got chatting about various cars including the bx. I’d always fancied owning one.

I’m currently bidding on the mk1 estate that is on eBay at the moment with a hope of saving it to use as my daily driver. Hope to add more to this forum soon! 😎

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Re: Introduction

Post by Defender110 »

Welcome and good luck with your bidding, I too own a MK1 estate which i hope may be an alternate daily driver before too long. It's all mot'd and structurally 100% ready to go but it is a little cosmetically challenged at the moment. I just can't make my mind up whether to spruce it up or run it as is.
Kevan
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Re: Introduction

Post by rutter123 »

I saw this MK1 worth saving I think just a handful left now prob into single figures, my second bx was a MK1 16RS estate C220OCF great car pulled a 16ft caravan down to the south of France many times sadly met it's maker in mid 90's with 190k on the clock.
90 BX Tzd turbo 294k SORN undergoing major surgery
90 BX Tzd turbo estate 46k awaiting surgery
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jamescarruthers
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Re: Introduction

Post by jamescarruthers »

Hello Patrick!
1987 Volvo 480 ES
2006 Citroen C6 Exclusive 3.0 petrol/LPG

Previous BX's:
A966 XRL -- BX 16 TRS
H767 BEG -- BX 14 TGE
B316 AMP -- BX 14 E

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Tim Leech
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Welcome!
Lots of Motors, mostly semi broken....

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Jaba
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Re: Introduction

Post by Jaba »

That is one rare BX.
The Joy of BX with just one Citroën BX to my name now. Will I sing Bye Bye to my GTI or will it be Till death us do part.