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    Today, 02:28 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    So.. an up to date reincarnation of the BVH. And efficiency about the same as a conventional manual. Because you still select neutral between the...
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    Today, 01:45 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    So it's essentially a manual gearbox and conventional single clutch, both of which are servo controlled by an ECU? An electronic version of the...
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    Today, 11:41 AM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    The perhaps it was simply the wrong vehicle for you. You are aware Skoda is part of the VW group? So, quite obviously there is no way to avoid...
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    Yesterday, 06:11 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    They certainly need a different driving style, and low speed manoeuvring is not always as smooth as a straight auto. But they really get through...
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    Yesterday, 05:34 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    I wonder what would possess anyone to buy a Yeti, except to make a "bad statement". An underpowered, high tin bread box. Although Jeremy...
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    Yesterday, 05:19 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    That bald headed git has been criticizing all brands expect Madza and Hyundais / Kias since time immemorial. Especially the German marques, so...
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    Yesterday, 04:43 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    Are "we" ? I don't see too many signs of "better customer service" on Skoda Forum Australia nor Watercooled which seem to be the hangouts of Skoda...
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    Yesterday, 04:25 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    And more Renaults sold that Peugeot and Citroen combined But I fail to see your point. Unless you are now morphing the thread to discuss the...
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    Yesterday, 10:59 AM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    VW do exactly the same with Skoda. And Skoda still sell more than Citroen and Peugeot combined. And most Skoda owners seem quite loyal to the...
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    25th April 2017, 10:16 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    Plenty on Af , or at least plenty will criticize them. Although in imo their more recent offering aren't half bad as commuter vehicles. And as a...
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    25th April 2017, 07:44 PM
    Just a word of warning, before you start, the early model pre 1967, has a different "hull" to the post 1967. AFAIK pre 1967 has about less room. ...
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    24th April 2017, 11:07 PM
    Just look anywhere. And you are likely to find rust. But take the car home anyway and be happy that's it's an early model and the rust will be...
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    24th April 2017, 07:35 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    Whatever you choose to call it. It's inflow of funds to the brand. And market credibility. And PSA may be well served to do "marketing to the...
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    24th April 2017, 06:24 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    The Sony Betamax versus VHS system challenge reincarnated. And marketing, price and Sales Volume saw the technically inferior product "win" that...
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    24th April 2017, 04:48 PM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    And the number of vehicles Sold. For 2015 (from my most recent Vfacts report) Peugeot Sold 2998, Citroen Sold 830, VW Group sold 59,888. ...
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    24th April 2017, 02:16 PM
    robmac replied to a thread Word association in Froggy Chat!
    fire....
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    24th April 2017, 02:14 PM
    10 years or so ago there was a thread on early peugeot rust repairs. The title was. "it's always worse than it looks." A truism, especially on...
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    24th April 2017, 11:56 AM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    I suspect it's about market share. Why expend any effort for such small market ? And one that is destined to shrink as that attitude flows though.
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    24th April 2017, 10:05 AM
    robmac replied to a thread PSA automatics in CitroŽn Forum
    But definitely not much loyalty to clients. About 10 years ago they refused to service a 504, a vehicle belonging to the wife of a late mate. ...
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    Hello
    I don't seem to be able to pm you due to my lack of forum know how
    I would like the printer if it is still available
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    That Peugeot 404 on your avatar, is that a South African Reg no on it? Just curious.
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    Hi Rob,Just noticed that you are on-line.I have been re-miss in not recovering that 504 sump I promised you .Don't know if you are going to the French Car day @ McCleay Park on Sunday but I will at will make a note & hopefully get it off today so at least it is 'mobile'.
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Melbourne / Caulfield
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Electronics Engineer
Car(s) - Current:
Skoda Fabia RS Wagon
Car(s) Owned - Previous:
Peugeot 203, 403s, 404, 504s, Madza Tribute, Toyota Hiace, Toyota Hilux, Toyota Tarago (egg), Toyota Estima, Audi A3 2.0 t sportsback

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