Vince's XM...213k and slowing....

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by vince » 21 Apr 2012, 16:55

Well, today saw the rear bumper chrome strip replaced...a good second hand one, rejuvinated with autosol. Came up a treat and all signs of the rear impact are now gone....well 99% anyway. 8-)

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by vince » 29 Apr 2012, 11:12

Horrific weather today :shock:

Big thanks to Steve who is helping me get a website up and running for the Pallas venture.....i know nothing about that stuff :roll:

i did the works van last weekend....its nice to go to work in a clean van the next morning...

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by CitroJim » 29 Apr 2012, 11:24

vince wrote:Horrific weather today :shock:


Understatement of the week Vince :lol: :lol: The winter we never had is now with us....

vince wrote:i did the works van last weekend....its nice to go to work in a clean van the next morning...


Very cushty :P

Hope they paid you the going rate :wink:

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by Citroenmad » 29 Apr 2012, 11:37

A Bipper! What a name for a van, still better than the window'd Bipper TePee! :lol:

Looks excellent Vince, you have cleaned that up a treat, I hope your work is happy with it? 8-)

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by vince » 29 Apr 2012, 15:50

Winter is right Jim....ive just got back from my sisters house. The shed ashfelt has been ripped off and im going nowhere near it today....hope the roof doesnt go with it [-o<

Its one of those days today when i just cant get warmed up.....a hot bath should do it :wink:

The van was done out of love.....not love of work....just love of a clean vehicle :roll:

I need a new car to play with....Just been out in the Xantia....its great and all but its the longest ive ever owned a car and ive got the itch for something new...an XM would be nice :wink:

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by Citroenmad » 29 Apr 2012, 15:52

Im surprised you have not got an XM yet Vince, If you like the Xantia, you will love an XM! 8-)

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by CitroJim » 29 Apr 2012, 16:21

Citroenmad wrote:Im surprised you have not got an XM yet Vince, If you like the Xantia, you will love an XM! 8-)


Vince, you MUST have a look at the one for sale at the moment by Matthew Thomas. The ad is in the For Sale area.. Lovely car in a very lovely colour...

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by Citroenmad » 29 Apr 2012, 16:24

If you want an XM, I doubt you will find a better one for sale at the moment than Matthews TCT SEi. Were yuo not after an auto at one point? :lol:

Saying that, Robert has two nice S1 2.1TDs for sale too

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by CitroJim » 29 Apr 2012, 16:32

Citroenmad wrote:Saying that, Robert has two nice S1 2.1TDs for sale too


Yes :) And you're in the right part of the UK to pop over to Northern Ireland and pick one up...

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by Citroenmad » 29 Apr 2012, 16:44

CitroJim wrote:
Citroenmad wrote:Saying that, Robert has two nice S1 2.1TDs for sale too


Yes :) And you're in the right part of the UK to pop over to Northern Ireland and pick one up...


Indeed, they are the real Xm too, none of that three pedal business! :lol:

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by Trainman » 29 Apr 2012, 19:11

CitroJim wrote:
Citroenmad wrote:Saying that, Robert has two nice S1 2.1TDs for sale too


Yes :) And you're in the right part of the UK to pop over to Northern Ireland and pick one up...


If you buy it, He could deliver it for you, intime for CXM, given that he usually 'pops over' to get rid of his out of date pickled egg supply............. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by CitroJim » 29 Apr 2012, 19:18

Trainman wrote:If you buy it, He could deliver it for you, intime for CXM, given that he usually 'pops over' to get rid of his out of date pickled egg supply............. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by vince » 29 Apr 2012, 19:39

I was lookingf at it earlier on ebay before i saw it on here....looks like a beauty 8-) My sum of savings stands at £65 at the moment....wont get it for that :lol:

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by davetherave » 01 May 2012, 21:14

Lol need to clean a few more cars first! If only I was closer, Excellent Job on that van!
Would be interested to see the job you have done on the plastichrome at some point, you coming to DSM or CXM?

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Re: Vince's VSX / Pallas Auto Refinishing

Post by robert_e_smart » 01 May 2012, 21:21

Trainman wrote:
CitroJim wrote:
Citroenmad wrote:Saying that, Robert has two nice S1 2.1TDs for sale too


Yes :) And you're in the right part of the UK to pop over to Northern Ireland and pick one up...


If you buy it, He could deliver it for you, intime for CXM, given that he usually 'pops over' to get rid of his out of date pickled egg supply............. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:


:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: