Citrojim's Ka, Skoda, Saxo and Bike Tales

Tell us your ongoing tales and experiences with your French car here. Post pictures of your car here as well.

Moderators: RichardW, myglaren

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 10:22

And I see Tapatalk works too :)

Sent from my Lumia 900 using Tapatalk
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

Northern_Mike
x 48

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by Northern_Mike » 01 Oct 2014, 10:27

It does. I was going to come up on three wheels this morning Jim. It was raining. Now it's stopped it's too late.

Sent from my SM-N9005 using Tapatalk
0x

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 10:30

northern_mike wrote:It was raining. Now it's stopped it's too late.


That's a shame Mike...
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re: ;-)

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 10:33

addo wrote:>Æ©Õíç¿ Ä«ÖïNNUUéąíí¡ _tÖÖ}Æ­zÙð¼xÂíÄÁO:B³Þ¯āłŷķ :)


Adam, you're all garbled...
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

addo
Sara Watson's Stalker
Posts: 7104
Joined: 19 Aug 2008, 12:38
Location: NEW South Wales, Australia. I'll show you "Far, far away" ;-)
My Cars: Peugeot 605
Citroën Berlingo
Alfa 147
x 2

Post by addo » 01 Oct 2014, 10:34

I just friended fluffball. :)
0x

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 10:37

KP wrote:And just to amuse you Jim...
My next forum name will be.....

http://xkcd.com/327/


I like it Will 8-)
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re:

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 10:39

addo wrote:I just friended fluffball. :)


Lucky Fluffball :mrgreen:
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 14:40

Just going to collect the Activa. Looks like it's passed its MOT :D

Then I'll be cooking a moussaka for Robyn and I later...

Sent from my Lumia 900 using Tapatalk
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

User avatar
KP
Posts: 4425
Joined: 10 Jul 2006, 12:11
Location: Warrington
My Cars:
x 4

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by KP » 01 Oct 2014, 14:58

Fingers crossed Jim :)
0x
1996 Activa with Leather(S2!) AC & Sunroof PALLAS'd
XM 2.5td VSX Estate green 220k running Veg&stuff

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 15:18

KP wrote:Fingers crossed Jim :)


It passed Will and with no advisories :-D

That's all of them now done for a year and apart from my V6 needing a new backbox and the girl's cars needing servicing I'm all up to date on the car front...
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

Northern_Mike
x 48

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by Northern_Mike » 01 Oct 2014, 15:35

Good news Jim.. I'm also all up to date for a year with cars. I even bought the right wheel bolts for the Berlingo spare today from the dealer!

Sent from my SM-N9005 using Tapatalk
0x

User avatar
KP
Posts: 4425
Joined: 10 Jul 2006, 12:11
Location: Warrington
My Cars:
x 4

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by KP » 01 Oct 2014, 15:37

Wish I was as up to date Jim!
Maybe xm still needs a brake cable and o ring on the lhm pump and the rangey is just off for some work and then I need to get it trough it's mot never mind the golf I'm picking up tomorrow and the C2 GT I picked up the other night
0x
1996 Activa with Leather(S2!) AC & Sunroof PALLAS'd
XM 2.5td VSX Estate green 220k running Veg&stuff

User avatar
myglaren
Forum Admin Team
Posts: 13952
Joined: 02 Mar 2008, 14:30
Location: Washington
My Cars: 2003 C5 2.0 HDi 110 SX 222,222
x 243

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by myglaren » 01 Oct 2014, 17:24

Yep, quite snappy, not that is was slow before.
Hardly broken at all Jim. Nice one :)










Sent from my castle in the sky using smoke signals.
0x
________________________________
Steve

Jackie Evancho

User avatar
CitroJim
A very naughty boy
Posts: 40590
Joined: 30 Apr 2005, 23:33
Location: North Bucks
My Cars: An orange Skoda 120, Sally the white Saxo, Jodie the white Ka (AKA the Dagenham Dustbin), Pixie the Sliver Pixo, a Giant TCR Bike and a Giant TCR Pro Bike.
x 835

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by CitroJim » 01 Oct 2014, 18:41

KP wrote:Maybe xm still needs a brake cable and o ring on the lhm pump and the rangey is just off for some work and then I need to get it trough it's mot never mind the golf I'm picking up tomorrow and the C2 GT I picked up the other night


My goodness Will, you're becoming quite the wheeler-dealer!

myglaren wrote:Hardly broken at all Jim. Nice one :)


Thanks Steve :-D Only a few Avatars got hurt during the migration so not bad at all!

I'm sure Superloopy will be happy to see Tapatalk is still good too!
0x
Jim

Founder and only member of the Ford Ka Preservation Society...

User avatar
PavlosV6
Posts: 41
Joined: 29 Oct 2011, 22:40
Location:
My Cars:

Re: Citrojim's Xantia, C1 and XM Tales

Post by PavlosV6 » 01 Oct 2014, 19:10

CitroJim wrote:Only a few Avatars got hurt during the migration so not bad at all!


Let's see if mine did :?:
0x
Paul
'97 Xantia MK1 V6 Exclusive in Mauritius Blue - 205K - "Old V6" - A new life begins.....
'06 Picasso Exclusive 110 in Mediterranean Blue - 106K
'14 308cc 2.0HDi 163 Roland Garros in Pearlescent White - 7K