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Hi from new member

Postby bouncy » Tue May 09, 2017 6:14 pm

Hi everyone
Just found this site and as an old timer still fixing citroens, I thought I would introduce myself.

I was the first mechanic along with a few others that attended the first ever BX training course at Slough back in 1983.
The BX was my speciality along with the 2CV,GSA and Visa/LNA and went on to repair every Citroen since then, oooh and still do!!!

I won 3 citroen training awards back in the 80s and cured the BX diesel ripping of its alternator belt back in 1984 as sales were stopped until this fault was cured.

I will try and give as much advice as I can, once ive got my brain transported back to the great days of the BX. I do miss my re-pipes and rear suspension arm bearing repairs.......ahhh the good old days.

I may also have a few parts available if anyone wants to ask as I do tend to save stuff and thanks for letting me reminisce.
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Tim Leech
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Postby Tim Leech » Tue May 09, 2017 9:04 pm

Welcome! Thanks for finding us
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1985 BX 19GT Mk1
1991 BX 19TZI Auto A/C
1990 BX 16TGS Athena
1991 BX 17 TZD Turbo
1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1998 Xantia 2.0i Desire II Auto
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
2001 MG ZT 190+
2002 Rover 75 CDT Connossieur SE Nav
2003 Rover 25 1.6i XL 5 DR

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Re: Hi from new member

Postby Jaba » Tue May 09, 2017 10:20 pm

Welcome to the BX old timers !
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The Joy of BX with 3 too many Citroëns. RIP one is dead now so I have two too many Citroens, till death us do part.

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Postby Defender110 » Wed May 10, 2017 2:36 pm

Welcome , I'm sure your knowledge will be greatly appreciated.
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