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Jarvis_C
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I introduce myself

Post by Jarvis_C » Sat Feb 06, 2021 2:17 am

Good morning everyone.

My name is Jesús, and I write from El Escorial, in the heart of the Sierra Madrileña, Spain. From a very young age I have had a passion for Citroën, because when I was born my father had a brand new Citroën GS Palas in a metallic green color just bought, and of course, that marks one forever. That was the car in which I lived my childhood and part of adolescence, (what memories!). Then we had in the family home a Citroën ZX 1.4 petrol, one of the first to come out, a Citroën C5 2.0 HDi also of the first generation, which continues to roll in top form, and a Citroën C4 1.6i that is also with us.

Now I am once again a proud owner of a hydropneumatic as I just bought a Citroën XM 2.0 Turbo CT with which I am very happy. It is a special version and very well equipped, I will present it in the corresponding section. It will share a garage with a Volvo XC90 D4 and a Nissan Almera 2.2 Di, but those are other stories.

Oh, and I have another "gadget" coming out soon too.

I hope I can contribute my bit as well.

Greetings to everybody and thanks.
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White Exec
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Orga / RP numbers: RP7165
1996 2.5TD saloon, Exclusive, Polar White
1992 BX19D Millesime, Sable
Location: ex-Ealing, Cheshire, W.Sussex & Surrey. Now living in Sayalonga (Malaga, Spain)

Re: I introduce myself

Post by White Exec » Sat Feb 06, 2021 7:38 am

Hi, and welcome to the forum.
That's a good few Citroens! Look forward to more about the XM.
Chris
1996 XM 2.5TD Exclusive RP7165 Polar White
1992 BX19D Millesime RP5800 Sable
1989 BX19RD Delage Red Deceased; 1998 ZX 1.9D Avantage auto Triton Green Company car 1998..2001; 2001 Xantia 1.8i auto Wicked Red Company car 2001..2003

Dieselman
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Re: I introduce myself

Post by Dieselman » Sat Feb 06, 2021 9:05 am

A nice list of cars, there.
The GS Pallas is the real star, shame you don't still have it.

The Xm is going to shame all the newer cars for comfort and ride quality.
92 2.1SED M.RP5740 ECZ Sable Phenicien
92 3.0 V6-24.Rp 5713 EXY Black
92 2.1SD M.RP 5685 ENT Blue Sideral
Prev
90 2.1SD M.RP 5049 EJV Mandarin
92 2.1SD A.RP 5698 EJV Mandarin
94 2.1SD A.RP 6218 ERT Triton Green
91 2.0SI M.RP 5187 EWT White

Saraphi
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Re: I introduce myself

Post by Saraphi » Sun Feb 07, 2021 10:25 am

Welcome from afar, I also had a ZX. I've passed it on to my mechanic buddy who is lightly modifying it to a semi rally style. We shall soon be taking it on a 6 day tour of Northern Thailand as my XM is laid up awaiting the return of her strut tops. You will enjoy your new car, I think the CT is a fine spec. to drive.
1995 XM S2 200i 16v - but with lots if Y3 bits
1995 Xantia 2.0 Exclusive

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