C15 working van

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JEREMYH
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Location: Cullompton Devon
My Cars: C15 VAN 53 plate one of the last working C15 Vans in the country doing upto 1800 mile a a week

C15 working van

Postby JEREMYH » Sun Sep 18, 2016 8:55 am

Hello
I run a small courier company and these C15s are my secret weapon
Mine is doing up to 1800 miles a week and I think this is the c15 doing the most miles in the UK today
I love these van I can maintain them myself and cost me nothing and it makes money
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Re: C15 working van

Postby white exec » Sun Sep 18, 2016 11:25 am

C15D ?

You'd be in good company here (Andalucia). The C15D/RD has been the workhorse of choice for thousands of farmers and growers for a long time, and there are still huge numbers of them running around, almost all in white or silver. Rear radius arm bearings creak on a lot of them, of course.

Cullompton, eh? Handy for the odd stainless exhaust . . . not that you'd need it on the C15 !
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Re: C15 working van

Postby van ordinaire » Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:38 pm

Jeremiah, funny that - DevonDog made exactly the same claim.

& why shouldn't you need a S/S exhaust on a C15? Sorry bit of a sore point, mine's tail box fell off (just as I came off the S. Devon Link Road). Really would like to fit something less like a trombone (Visa one should fit - but it's 4 - 5 times the price!)
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