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hope it wasnt someone on here

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some thieving whatsit stole both door mirror glass's from the M reg white XANT scraper in my yard over the weekend :evil: :evil: :evil: :x :x ,

got to have been a XANT owner,
and to get to the O/S mirror you have to clime through some wet mud and crap along that side of the car
Regards, malcolm.

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Post by addo »

That's tacky. They're only about seven quid a pop.
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its not a big deal really but the principal
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That's the problem now, nobody has any principles anymore. :evil:
We can look down upon these lowly people from very high up. :evil:
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That's bloody awful Malcolm.
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Really odd, I don't know the removal process for those assuming its the 'C' clip behind the glass, surprising they got them out without breakage , unless the mirror itself was damaged / taken. :( not good either way.

Someone stole the factory fitted DT front fogs / driving lights from the 205 at one point, the strange thing was I'd replaced the bolts as they were corroded (factory is 16mm nut that likes to just pull the stud out if I remember correctly) with a conventional 13mm nut / washer / bolt affair. They were removed in the middle of the night one weekend when it was parked without any damage to the plastic bumper so they'd not torn them out (seen that before they can be pulled clean off in some cases as the plastic at the bumper bottom is thin) still slightly surprised at that too as they must of had a socket set with them as you had to take the lenses out to hold the nut still after my 'repair'.
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It's amazing what 'people' steal, a school friend of my wife (it was many years ago) had the drivers door stolen off their Escort during the night.
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steelcityuk wrote:It's amazing what 'people' steal, a school friend of my wife (it was many years ago) had the drivers door stolen off their Escort during the night.
:o

Reminds me of that (joke I hope) some thieves broke into a warehouse did not take any stock just stole the guard dog.
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spider wrote:
steelcityuk wrote:It's amazing what 'people' steal, a school friend of my wife (it was many years ago) had the drivers door stolen off their Escort during the night.
:o

Reminds me of that (joke I hope) some thieves broke into a warehouse did not take any stock just stole the guard dog.
was the warehouse in Barking
spider wrote:Really odd, I don't know the removal process for those assuming its the 'C' clip behind the glass, surprising they got them out without breakage , unless the mirror itself was damaged / taken. :( not good either way.
yes the glass is held in with the large wire C clip, mind you the N/S mirror hood was already broken off, just lay'ed in place to make it look intact,

after the event the C cip for that side was laying on the widscreen,

how many months has it been sitting there untouched ( quite a few )
Regards, malcolm.

current ride a BX 1.7 TZD estate
1986 MK1 BX 1.9na D Auto(in Mothman Andy's stable )
layed up roppy 1.9TD XANT estate, now gone to meet her maker
purple and lilac metalic 2CV(VIOLET)registered to her in doors
1972 DS special been layed up aprox 31 years