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    Yesterday, 10:55 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV tyres in CitroŽn Forum
    When racing a 2CV, you are at the limit of accelerative power, so the rear will break because you can't accelerate away from the problem. If you have...
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    19th September 2018, 10:12 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV tyres in CitroŽn Forum
    I stand by my comments on Nankangs in all conditions on a 2CV. My tyre pressures are NOT the recommended 20 PSI front, 26 PSI rear as recommended...
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    16th September 2018, 11:09 PM
    Actually if Ken moved to Perth, or preferably Norseman, he could drive up and down the Nullarbor without bloody power steering. John
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    16th September 2018, 10:55 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV tyres in CitroŽn Forum
    I have used Nankang CX668 (and its Nankang predecessor) on Daffyduck since 2008. In fact it is THE tyre used by most Raiders as its about the only...
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    16th September 2018, 10:38 PM
    JBN replied to a thread Time for a new car ... in Froggy Chat!
    I don't recommend what others should drive. Long ago (1984) when I bought my first Citroen, I worked on the fact that 95% of the motoring public HATE...
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    15th September 2018, 09:03 PM
    It also depends upon which French cars one owns. My Xantia is well served by EAI but my 2CV is better served by Der Franzose. Until Australian GST...
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    11th September 2018, 11:18 PM
    He laments the lower safety rating due to lack of autonomous braking and lower pedestrian safety (lower than an SUV with bullbars?). Also he finds...
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    5th September 2018, 10:59 PM
    JBN replied to a thread Three 2CV questions! in CitroŽn Forum
    Firstly, I wouldn't worry about the dates. If it has disc brakes, it is post 1981. The 1973 date may have been fictitious to have the car old enough...
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    31st August 2018, 11:36 PM
    I wish ALL traffic police would switch on their blue/red flashing lights BEFORE pointing a radar at anyone (especially me). I tend to slow down...
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    31st August 2018, 11:19 PM
    We started off with one Acadiane and four 2CVs . The Acadiane had a parking problem but no mechanical damage. The red/white Dolly broke...
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    30th August 2018, 11:35 PM
    I recently drove my 2CV - Daffy Duck along the Anne Beadell Highway between WA/SA At Mildura, on our way to Kalgoorlie, we heard some thumping...
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    28th August 2018, 09:51 PM
    JBN started a thread Citroen C4 For Sale in CitroŽn Forum
    This car is parked about 300m from my place at the corner of The Boulevarde and Bath Road in Kirrawee, Sutherland Shire, Sydney. A Tasmanian car...
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    25th August 2018, 10:19 PM
    I think it was in 1988 that the first Trachbar Dundee expedition travelled from Perth along the Gunbarrel highway to Uluru and beyond. I believe this...
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    25th August 2018, 12:36 AM
    Basically it was done by an American and since Trump's elevation to President, one can see how some Yanks spend too much time talking and not enough...
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Location:
Sydney
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Gentleman of leisure
Car(s) - Current:
2CV Charleston, 2CV Daffy Duck, Xantia VSX
Car(s) Owned - Previous:
CX 2400 Cmatic CX 25IE BX 19TRi (2)

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