Newbie alert

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Newbie alert

Post by Lighty » 07 Jan 2012, 18:28

Hi everyone, been looking at your forum for a week or so whilst patiently waiting for my account to be allowed :-D
You have some very interesting stuff on here, hope I can add to it as well as learn some good stuff.
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Post by DickieG » 07 Jan 2012, 18:40

Welcome to the forum :-D
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Post by myglaren » 07 Jan 2012, 18:49

When did you register Lighty?

The applications are in most cases passed approved within a couple of hours, twelve hours at most.

Your registration is showing 17:43 today.

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Post by Lighty » 07 Jan 2012, 19:05

myglaren wrote:When did you register Lighty?

The applications are in most cases passed approved within a couple of hours, twelve hours at most.

Your registration is showing 17:43 today.

:welc:

Yea, I did it again today,as I have been waiting all week. There must have been an error I guess, I thought it was the holidays.
I got the first mail to say you had recieved my application, but not the second one.
This time it all happened in a matter of mins :mrgreen:
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Post by myglaren » 07 Jan 2012, 19:25

It would have been denied, probably as a result of your reply to the justification question.
There are a lot of spammers attempting to register and an acceptance criteria is the justification.

Pleased you tried again and are in now, hope we can help.
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Post by andpand » 07 Jan 2012, 19:58

welcome mate what citroen or citroens you driving buddy :) :) :)
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Post by CitroJim » 07 Jan 2012, 20:18

A very warm welcome Lighty :-D Sorry if we deleted you first time around :oops: As Steve says, we are very hot on what we think may be spammer accounts and delete them immediately if we don't consider the justification sound. We used to give a bit of benefit of the doubt but almost always such benefit ended with a post offering to sell us handbags or shoes or some such... Now if a spammer was offering discount LHM we might be interested :lol: Never happens though..

Reading your posts you seem to know your way around hydraulic Citroens pretty well :-D

Looking forward to many interesting posts :wink:
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Re: Newbie alert

Post by Citroening » 07 Jan 2012, 21:23

Welcome to the forum Mark. :)
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Post by Lighty » 07 Jan 2012, 21:45

Thanks for the welcomes, glad I got here in the end. Yea I know one end of a PSA vehicle from the other lets say :-D
As for cars I drive, crickey, I drive almost every day a C15 van with 260000 miles on it, and have another with about 230000. It is one of my favorite cars ever, so comfy and honest with no unnecessary extras lol .
I also have an Ami 8 that is lovely, the wife drives a Berlingo multispace HDI, it is superbly practical. I also have a BMW GS Adventure bike that reminds me of a 2cv coz of the flat twin.
I have honestly owned every single Citroen and most Peugeot's over the years apart from a Traction and an SM.
We have a few other cars, but I wont mention them on here.
You seem to have a few experts here, so I will observe with interest and maybe help occasionally as well. I get to see lots of new PSA as well as old, so any questions are welcome.
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Re: Newbie alert

Post by Citroening » 07 Jan 2012, 21:48

Lighty wrote:I have honestly owned every single Citroën

Axel? :wink:
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Re: Newbie alert

Post by Lighty » 07 Jan 2012, 21:52

Citroening wrote:
Lighty wrote:I have honestly owned every single Citroën

Axel? :wink:

I knew I made a mistake saying that, did look at one once that Alan Brown had for sale :oops:
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