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    10th July 2019, 10:32 PM
    I drove past my Caltex garage (Sutherland Shire, Sydney) today, took one look at the billbard (169.?)and kept driving - home by the shortest route....
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    9th July 2019, 03:03 PM
    I chose to pay my tax in a way that suits me (after all its my money). After I get the dents removed, I hare off down the road, likety-split and...
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    8th July 2019, 11:13 PM
    I have used the services of proper paintless dent removalists. They do a good job and generally give a discount for cash (as I think there is less...
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    4th July 2019, 10:02 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV coil wiring in CitroŽn Forum
    I can't help as both my Dueches have after market Harley coils and 123 electronic ignition. John
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    4th July 2019, 09:54 PM
    JBN replied to a thread Your nrxt step car !!! in Froggy Chat!
    I would take the blonde and keep the 2CV. I would much prefer to drive a car than have it drive me up the wall. Why does everyone want a car these...
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    3rd July 2019, 09:27 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV Tail Pipe in CitroŽn Forum
    Yes, but that would NOT be on a 2CV. My local RWC guy hides each year when I bring the 2CV along. It doesn't work well on their special brake/wheel...
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    3rd July 2019, 09:19 PM
    Saw a NSW Highway Patrol cop car today - a Beemer. I think the number pate was BMW $$$. John
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    2nd July 2019, 11:01 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV Tail Pipe in CitroŽn Forum
    I have a short tailpipe that comes out the side, just in front of the passenger side rear wheel. I reckon it looks better than the standard one. ...
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    2nd July 2019, 10:51 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 160 kph 2CV in CitroŽn Forum
    Its easy to drive an overpowered 2CV on a racetrack. Its when you drive like that with a normal 2CV around Sydney that it gets very expensive. ...
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    2nd July 2019, 12:15 AM
    JBN replied to a thread 160 kph 2CV in CitroŽn Forum
    I am still smarting about my last 3 demerit point fine for exceeding the speed limit by 10 kph in an 80 zone. It could have been worse as the initial...
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    2nd July 2019, 12:02 AM
    On Daffyduck, my bush 2CV, I have a push/pull switch on the dash for ignition and a spring loaded starter button. No keys to lose, though I do carry...
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    1st July 2019, 11:54 PM
    Drive a 2CV and you dispense with all the bullshit. No airbags, 35mm thick doors with no side intrusion bars, plenty of body roll on corners but...
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    29th June 2019, 10:12 PM
    JBN replied to a thread dyane wiper motor fun in CitroŽn Forum
    Hi Andrew, seems like you are starting your Raid preparations early. I wouldn't get to fussed about the wipers as it rarely rains on Raid, though on...
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    28th June 2019, 10:54 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV valve stem seals in CitroŽn Forum
    The green valve stem seals are exhaust, the white valve stem seals are inlet. Have a look at the Der Franzose catalogue and you will see the coloured...
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    27th June 2019, 11:23 PM
    JBN replied to a thread 2CV Appreciation Thread in CitroŽn Forum
    The Finns do like 2CVs and a number come regularly to Australia to participate in 2CV Raids. Sadly one of them was killed in a crash in Kakadu in...
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    23rd June 2019, 09:14 PM
    JBN replied to a thread Reliability of makes UK in Froggy Chat!
    Where you reading the list from bottom to top or top to bottom? John
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Location:
Sydney
Occupation:
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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