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Post by DLM »

If you buy or are looking at an early Ka- check the front sills and inner door area with considerable care - they can rust out quite alarmingly.
Relying on two wheels and musclepower since the last BX (or any car) had to go.

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Its been suceeded by '93 ZX 1.4i five door in met ice blue, looks and drives like a new car, can't believe how well they handle!!! :D :D
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Re: the various opinions on small cars.

Amazing how our opinions vary! I would put the Corsa as being the worst car I have ever driven, bar none. Borrowed one from a mate once and hated it. He hated it too, he'd inherited it from his mum. Dreadful ride and handling, and totally gutless.

I had a job once with a couple of company Puntos; really liked them to drive but the electrics were a bit unreliable and they were both 1 litre diesels - the slowest cars I have ever driven.

That same company had a a Clio too which I hated but I think that's because this particular example was completely knackered. Had an awful vibration through the steering that started at about 90kph and just got worse and worse.

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Post by Ian_Fearn »

So have you sold the BX then???
Over and out from me

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not yet...hopefully soon.
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How much do you want for it?
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Post by OwenS »

Around £375 ono.
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OwenS wrote:Its been suceeded by '93 ZX 1.4i five door in met ice blue, looks and drives like a new car, can't believe how well they handle!!! :D :D
You notice the passive rear wheel steering if you go straight from a different car! They do handle really really well.

Find a wet roundabout, push it a little hard into it then lift off suddenly having adjusted the steering quickly to counter your movement. They're very good at sideways action :twisted:
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