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Post by Jay85 » 21 Mar 2010, 11:59

hi guys, just found this forum and thought id say hi :D

i am a member on a few other forums to do with French Cars but can never get too much knowledge, or share my knowledge too much :)

I currently own a 99 306 XSi 2.0 16v in Astor Grey, my last car was a 00 406 2.0 hdi 110, my Girlfriends car is a 51' plate 307 hdi 90.

we have owned previous french cars as i know my way around them well and i find them easy to work on.

I work at French Spares in Ranskil, which is a breaker yard for French Cars/vans :)

I live close to Doncaster in South Yorkshire so anyone from out this way, give me a shout!

thats all for now.. im sure il have many questions for you guys to answer, and il try answer anything i may know of for you 8-)
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Post by CitroJim » 21 Mar 2010, 12:12

Hi Jay and a very warm welcome to the forum :D

Owning those cars, I reckon you will be making some very valuable contributions in the Peugeot area of this forum :wink:

Very useful to know of a dedicated French breaker too..
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Post by red_dwarfers » 21 Mar 2010, 18:46

Welcome to the FCF Jay!
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Post by spider » 21 Mar 2010, 18:57

Hello and welcome :D
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Post by myglaren » 21 Mar 2010, 19:49

Welcome Jay85 :D

Now, I have a bit of a problem with...





:twisted:
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Post by Trainman » 21 Mar 2010, 20:17

CitroJim wrote:Very useful to know of a dedicated French breaker too..


Welcome Jay, and I second Jims comments about the dedicated breakers, especially for those rarer vehicles
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Post by myglaren » 21 Mar 2010, 20:49

Trainman wrote:
CitroJim wrote:Very useful to know of a dedicated French baker too..


Welcome Jay, and I second Jims comments about the dedicated bakers, especially for those rarer vehicles


Fixed that for you!

I'll have a heap of Brioche please.

"Let them eat cake!" :D :D :D
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Post by Trainman » 21 Mar 2010, 20:51

what can I say :roll: :roll: :roll:

dementia creeping on :D :D
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Post by myglaren » 21 Mar 2010, 20:56

Trainman wrote:what can I say :roll: :roll: :roll:

dementia creeping on :D :D


Oh, it's way beyond that!
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Post by Trainman » 21 Mar 2010, 21:04

Thanks....I think :lolhit:
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Post by Citroenmad » 23 Mar 2010, 23:31

Hi, welcome to the FCF :D
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Post by mezuk04 » 26 Mar 2010, 15:31

Good ole' French Spares, Ranskill is just up the road from me and I've used it a few times.

Rang last week actually, trying to get hold of a Silver Bonnet

paint code: mv632
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the one with the plastic wings :?:

Would be great if you could keep a look out :lol:
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Post by CitroJim » 26 Mar 2010, 15:39

myglaren wrote:
Trainman wrote:
CitroJim wrote:Very useful to know of a dedicated French baker too..


Welcome Jay, and I second Jims comments about the dedicated bakers, especially for those rarer vehicles


Fixed that for you!

I'll have a heap of Brioche please.

"Let them eat cake!" :D :D :D


:lol: :lol: :lol:

And there was me thinking I'd accidentially misspelt the word to describe a vehicle dismantler only to find I hadn't...

Unusually for me, I actually spelt it correctly first-time. That MUST be dementia creeping in, my spelling is usually atricious...
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Post by KP » 26 Mar 2010, 16:28

just up the road from me as well, i live in Stainy :)

Any nice Xantia exclusives in at all as i fancy some good leather!

nice to know of another French place nearby as the one i use when needed at the minute, RTN.
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