Call me sad..

Anything about BXs
User avatar
toddao
BXpat
Posts: 2833
Joined: Fri Jan 12, 2007 5:01 pm
Location: The Hegau

Call me sad..

Post by toddao »

I'm happy to have finally tracked down not one but two of these and in the right colour. Yes, that's right Mk.1 fog-light switches! I haven't been able to wire up my luvverly Cibie fogs til I found one of these . I didn't want some after-market toggle switch. .. the precious, the precious =P~


Image


Image
Last edited by toddao on Wed Apr 16, 2008 9:03 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Todd


this yellow writing is really hard to read

User avatar
Philip Chidlow
Over 2k
Posts: 11590
Joined: Fri Oct 07, 2005 1:08 pm
Location: Chelmsford, Essex
x 22

Post by Philip Chidlow »

Sad? Not at all. Why have the one when you can have two? (Like your BX's)...
• 1992 Citroen BX TZD Turbo Hurricane
• 2006 Xsara Picasso 1.6 16v

User avatar
toddao
BXpat
Posts: 2833
Joined: Fri Jan 12, 2007 5:01 pm
Location: The Hegau

Post by toddao »

I only wanted one but they came as a job-lot! The TRD doesn't have fogs as yet.. If you want extra sad - I'll go and take a picture my original BX dog guard.. hang-on here come the men in white coats :-reindeer
Todd


this yellow writing is really hard to read

User avatar
mat_fenwick
Moderator
Posts: 7304
Joined: Tue Sep 20, 2005 4:08 pm
Location: North Wales
x 15

Post by mat_fenwick »

You could have one for left, one for right! :D

User avatar
Matt H
1K Away
1K Away
Posts: 1000
Joined: Mon Dec 17, 2007 12:02 am
Location: Burton Latimer

Post by Matt H »

Wow.... Those fogs look seriously cool.

I've always liked yellow tinted lights on French cars, It just seems to look right.

Can't wait to see them on the car...

User avatar
toddao
BXpat
Posts: 2833
Joined: Fri Jan 12, 2007 5:01 pm
Location: The Hegau

Post by toddao »

They're already on the car, but for the last year have only been ornaments..

Image
Todd


this yellow writing is really hard to read

User avatar
DavidRutherford
BX Digit man!
Posts: 2705
Joined: Wed May 18, 2005 5:07 pm
Location: Placing comments on YouTube.

Re: Call me sad..

Post by DavidRutherford »

In the subject of this thread, toddao wrote:Call me sad..
You're sad.

End of thread.

Although I am probably just as sad, as I want one of them so I can fit some front fogs to the Digit....
this might be a signature

M

Post by M »

toddao wrote: Image
For one moment I thought your car had yellow devil horns....

User avatar
Matt H
1K Away
1K Away
Posts: 1000
Joined: Mon Dec 17, 2007 12:02 am
Location: Burton Latimer

Post by Matt H »

Yes... Those lights look mighty fine.

Good luck getting the switch to work :)

Regards,
Matt

User avatar
Kitch
Over 2k
Posts: 6263
Joined: Sun Jul 03, 2005 9:36 pm
Location: Fareham, Hants
My Cars: Too many to list
x 58

Post by Kitch »

Good luck with the wiring! (having removed one yesterday!)

Fogs look u.cool
CCC BX monthly column writer bloke thingy - bx@citroencarclub.org.uk

The national BX register - click to submit a car!

1983 16TRS (Sunrise red) - 1987 GTi 16v (Black) - 1989 16 Valve (Venetian red) - 1990 16 Valve (Venetian red)

User avatar
kermit the frog
BXpert
BXpert
Posts: 673
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:36 am
Location: WORTHING WEST SUSSEX

Post by kermit the frog »

Hi Tod

Do my eyes deceive me or are those fog's much bigger than the UK spec ones they look to be twice the size.

Regards Kermit :) :)
ALAN S an oracle of knowledge sadly missed by us all RIP Mate
Green Hornet well I don't really know.GS project gone to pastures new
Blue Streak 1996(P) XANTIA VSX TD (130K.)

User avatar
toddao
BXpat
Posts: 2833
Joined: Fri Jan 12, 2007 5:01 pm
Location: The Hegau

Post by toddao »

Hello Kermit!

I really don't know how these compare in size to the Uk ones - I bought them in France last year and all I know is I've never seen another set on or off a BX. Cibie must have produced more than one but heaven knows where they all are.
Regards to your wife and hope everything goes well for you
Todd


this yellow writing is really hard to read

User avatar
kermit the frog
BXpert
BXpert
Posts: 673
Joined: Mon Aug 13, 2007 10:36 am
Location: WORTHING WEST SUSSEX

Post by kermit the frog »

Hi Tod
I would love a set of those for my TZD as they really are at least twice the size of the uk spec ones.
Thanks also for your kind thoughts for my wife
She is coping very well only 15 more visits to the hospital to go.

Regards Kermit :) :)
ALAN S an oracle of knowledge sadly missed by us all RIP Mate
Green Hornet well I don't really know.GS project gone to pastures new
Blue Streak 1996(P) XANTIA VSX TD (130K.)