Post pictures of your pride and joy

Post pictures and stories about your cars both present and past. Also post up "blogs" on your restoration projects - the more pictures the better! Note: blog-type threads often get few replies, but are often read by many members, and provide interest and motivation to other enthusiasts so don't be disappointed if you don't get many replies.
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JPB
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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#261 Post by JPB » Sat Apr 30, 2016 5:32 pm

rich. wrote:I was looking at a new duster yesterday :oops:
Nowt wrong with a spot of housework mate, I find that Minky microfibre dusters are very effective but that Dacia Dusters leave muddy tyre marks all over the furniture.
Oops, did I say "Minky"?
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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#262 Post by rich. » Sun May 01, 2016 6:54 am

:lol:
for some reason i find those dacia dusters strangely attractive... :oops:

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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#263 Post by TerryG » Sun May 01, 2016 10:27 am

Too much wine perhaps?
Understeer: when you hit the wall with the front of the car.
Oversteer: when you hit the wall with the back of the car.
Horsepower: how fast you hit the wall.
Torque: how far you take the wall with you.

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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#264 Post by rich. » Mon May 02, 2016 6:00 am

i was in the local renault dealership getting a price for a mirror glass for the clio... i think the new duster was the same price!

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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#265 Post by TerryG » Mon May 02, 2016 5:32 pm

Haven't you got le ebay or le breakersyard.com to get mirror glass at a reasonable price in the land of frogs legs and onions?
Understeer: when you hit the wall with the front of the car.
Oversteer: when you hit the wall with the back of the car.
Horsepower: how fast you hit the wall.
Torque: how far you take the wall with you.

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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#266 Post by JPB » Mon May 02, 2016 5:40 pm

^^^ I too wondered this. Also, I would sooner admit to being the phantom raspberry blower than admit to having set foot in a building filled with modern Renaults.

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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#267 Post by rich. » Wed May 04, 2016 5:00 am

TerryG wrote:Haven't you got le ebay or le breakersyard.com to get mirror glass at a reasonable price in the land of frogs legs and onions?
i needed a seat belt clip thingy & went to the local breakers yard to get a replacement, €20 & it didnt work either so i bought a new one from the dealership at about €38... mirror glass was €36 :shock: we have ordered one off amazon for €20...i will let you know how i get on..

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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#268 Post by EOO » Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:24 pm

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My old volvo 265GLE just past its MOT after 12 years of the road
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Re: Post pictures of your pride and joy

#269 Post by Toledo Man » Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:59 pm

Here is my latest acquisition, a 1995 BMW 318i SE saloon.
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