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    'Uplifting Peugeot'

    This really belongs in the humour section, but I wasn't sure how many people actually read the stuff in there... this is from the current CAR (uk) mag:

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    Uplifting Peugeot.
    High times on the Peugeot production line in France after a lineworker accidently fed his workmates a cannabis-laced gateau. The man, known in the court simply as Bruno, told the magistrate he had baked four chocolate cakes on the eve of his 24th birthday, but the one with that extra kick was meant for his consumption only. Three of Bruno's supervisors at the Peugeot factory in Vesoul had to be taken to hospital believing they could levitate...
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    So that's where the French gets some of these ideas from.. dance dance whip

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    If it ain't broke, use a 12" shifter.....that usually does the trick!!

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    LOL!..!
    Now that would explain how the seal-it bag was found by the service guys in my door cavity.LOL!!

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    ps, is personal consumption legal in France?
    ... ptui!

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    LOL!..!
    Now that would explain how the seal-it bag was found by the service guys in my door cavity.LOL!!

    Xq

    ps, is personal consumption legal in France?
    Might expalin a lot of things; ever tried to read a wiring diagram of theirs??? You'd have to be stoned to go close to making any sense of it.
    As regards "personal consumption being legal" a guy I lmnow over there reckons Drink driving is eek! eek! eek!
    If you ever see any movies shot in France, that's not hard to believe either. mallet mallet

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    If it ain't broke, use a 12" shifter.....that usually does the trick!!

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    Perhaps they thought they were building CitroŽns and got carried away with their levitation ideas?
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    Originally posted by Alan S
    <strong>.....a guy I know over there reckons Drink driving is
    If you ever see any movies shot in France, that's not hard to believe either.
    Don't you realise that this is the reason they make such safe cars?

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    That is very understandable actually. Some of the ideas are way-out and off-beat. Maybe they get there ideas for concept cars this way. Just take a look at some of them?

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    OD'd on gateau the day they though of this perhaps? <img src="http://www.citroen.mb.ca/citroenet/proto/tulip1.jpg" alt=" - " />

    <img src="http://www.citroen.mb.ca/citroenet/proto/tulip3.jpg" alt=" - " />

    <img src="http://www.citroen.mb.ca/citroenet/proto/tulip2.jpg" alt=" - " />
    If it ain't broke, use a 12" shifter.....that usually does the trick!!

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    That thing above makes the SMART car look like a barge on wheels.....lol
    Ahhh the french gotta love thier work, after all they are responsible for the 2CV and Bugg's.
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