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by hilarystone
Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: 2017 Who is on the road?
Replies: 19
Views: 5957

Re: 2017 Who is on the road?

Both the Green 'un and Red 'un are both still on the road doing a reasonable amount of miles though both have been plagued by minor issues, hoses failing etc The Red 'un has done 9000 miles between MOTs and Green 'un 4000…
by hilarystone
Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: 2017 Who is on the road?
Replies: 19
Views: 5957

Re: 2017 Who is on the road?

The red 'un G500WAN and the Green 'un G49BBL are both on the road doing fairly modest mileages over the last year. The Green 'un has recently started smoking – suspected valve stem seals so will go to Andrew Weston in August for attention… And a Skoda driver tried to write it off earlier in the year...
by hilarystone
Thu Dec 08, 2016 1:10 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Who's on the road (or could be), who is Not?
Replies: 176
Views: 57827

Re: Who's on the road (or could be), who is Not?

I have my red one G500WAN on the road and the green un G49BBL is also the road and lent to a friend in Bristol… And my van with 16V engine K251OYJ is also on the road…
by hilarystone
Sun Oct 18, 2015 8:40 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Who's on the road (or could be), who is Not?
Replies: 176
Views: 57827

Re: Who's on the road (or could be), who is Not?

My red 16V G500WAN has been on the road continuously since I bought it in October 2011. Its just been MOT'd and last year I did 11,000 miles in it. Since 2011 though I've clocked up 49,000 miles in G500WAN. This year my 16V engined BX van has taken a bit of the miles off G500 – it was put on the roa...
by hilarystone
Tue May 13, 2014 12:03 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Where To Sell Lots Of Ph2 BX 16V Parts
Replies: 11
Views: 4145

I specifically need the nearside long narrow piece of 16V phase 2 trim that goes on the rear wing above the body kit and rear bumper but other parts of the body kit and driver's seat would also be very useful.
by hilarystone
Sat May 10, 2014 8:52 am
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Where To Sell Lots Of Ph2 BX 16V Parts
Replies: 11
Views: 4145

And I would be interested too…
by hilarystone
Thu Jan 23, 2014 9:57 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: twin headlamp conversation and wiring
Replies: 3
Views: 1794

Morettes.co.uk is in reality a defunct site; they have no stock. I had to get my bank to reverse the payment to get the money back...
by hilarystone
Sun Dec 01, 2013 11:16 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: How many active members?
Replies: 23
Views: 6260

Still use my 16V regularly – I've done almost 30000 miles in it over the past two years...
by hilarystone
Mon Jun 25, 2012 10:09 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Breaking Triton Green Valver
Replies: 11
Views: 3604

This looks to be happening to more and more 16Vs - the stats are now out for the first quarter of 2012 – only 25 16Vs were registered in the first quarter of 2012 compared to to 36 in the last quarter of 2011, and the number of Sorned cars is also down... It is now time to save every 16V that isn't ...
by hilarystone
Wed Feb 15, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Morette Headlights
Replies: 4
Views: 2243

Have sent you a PM reply...
by hilarystone
Tue Feb 14, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Morette Headlights
Replies: 4
Views: 2243

If these haven't been spoken for could I get them...
by hilarystone
Mon Oct 31, 2011 10:33 pm
Forum: BX 16v Chat
Topic: Put some miles on the 16V this year
Replies: 8
Views: 2837

I really like to drive my cars – I've done 1500 miles in the last four weeks in the valver. And about 1700 in my other cars.