Talking B____X

Tell us about life with your BX, or indeed life in general!
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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sat Mar 05, 2011 3:04 pm

Lol!

Well, it drives well, is extremely practical and not (in my view) bad looking for a van.

BUT a BX Diesel estate has proved too hard to resist...

So it'll be up for sale soon. If anyone fancies an 2 to 8-seat bus for less than a grand, let me know.
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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sat Mar 05, 2011 4:08 pm

To good to pass up... more later....

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Post by MULLEY » Sat Mar 05, 2011 8:23 pm

:lol: :lol: I should be running a sweepstake on how long you keep your cars for, sorry mate, i just find it really funny....
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Remapped - It goes better
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - it does over 60mpg
1992 TZD Turbo - SORN - slowly getting there
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze is back on the road since 2008
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sat Mar 05, 2011 8:26 pm

I can't say anything except: what would you rather have? A Synergie.... or a BX diesel estate?

But I admit. It's crazy. And I'm picking up a GS next Saturday!
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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sat Mar 05, 2011 8:27 pm

Oh, and sweepsatake? Good idea, because I keep my cars for an average of 11 months. The current GTi has survived 31 months....

A sad, hopeless, case. :oops:
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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sun Mar 06, 2011 2:17 pm

This is the BX as it was a while back. It's been thoroughly well kept since but used very little, so it's pretty much like this apparently. I'll report back in a couple of weeks when I drive it away :) PS Arm bearings OK... (I think the pic suggests lean, but there isn't).

And no promises, but I'd be mad not to keep this one for more than a few months, Mulley :lol:

Anyway, each to their own; indulge my eccentricities :)

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Post by Dollywobbler » Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:04 pm

Looks nice. I can't say anything about keeping cars for a short time. My Land Rover has lasted two months!

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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:24 pm

Thanks. I think you need to update your signature Ian?....

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Post by Dollywobbler » Sun Mar 06, 2011 5:44 pm

They're both still here at the moment. Give me a week and it'll all be very different!

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Post by docchevron » Sun Mar 06, 2011 8:00 pm

and there was me thinking BX's didn't come along til 84 in England!
Smokes lots, because enough's enough already!

Far too many BX's, a bus, an ambulance a few trucks, not enough time and never enough cash...

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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sun Mar 06, 2011 8:37 pm

:lol: That's a plate from a dead GSA apparently... the BX will be on a 'K' plate...
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Post by Tim Leech » Sun Mar 06, 2011 8:52 pm

If you ever want to sell those alloys bear me in mind, :wink:
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Post by Philip Chidlow » Sun Mar 06, 2011 10:00 pm

Now, Tim, why would want to sell them? They look groovy. (But you know me... you've got first dibs :lol: )
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Post by MULLEY » Sun Mar 06, 2011 11:59 pm

Erm, are those alloys the friendly size or the barsteward variety? Does look nice in those piccies....
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Remapped - It goes better
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - it does over 60mpg
1992 TZD Turbo - SORN - slowly getting there
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze is back on the road since 2008
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
1992 TXD - Scrapped in March 2014

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Post by Defender110 » Mon Mar 07, 2011 12:31 am

Roverman wrote:If you ever want to sell those alloys bear me in mind, :wink:
If you ever want to sell the alloys with the car bear me in mind, :wink: :lol:
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