Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

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Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby fin-Xm-Y4 » Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:07 pm

Hello, here are a couple of photos, taken in end of May 2018 here in southern Finland. Recently, the snow has (even here) disappeared, now there is + 20C 8-)
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Re: Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby fin-Xm-Y4 » Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:12 pm

And here is an other winter photo, taken at the 31st of May 2018...
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Re: Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby fin-Xm-Y4 » Mon Jul 02, 2018 1:19 pm

And here is a photo taken at the end of September 2018 sorry 2017 (we don't have a time machine here..)
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Re: Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby MTXM » Mon Jul 02, 2018 6:17 pm

Another warm welcome to the Forum and you have some serious snow there in Finland!! With regards, Matthew T.
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Re: Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby White Exec » Mon Jul 02, 2018 7:36 pm

If there an under-tray on the car?

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Re: Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby xantia_v6 » Tue Jul 03, 2018 5:02 am

Were under-trays only fitted to cars with diesel engines?
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Re: Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby MTXM » Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:26 am

Yes I think that is correct Mike. I believe the idea was mainly to reduce noise from the diesel clatter! Regards, Matthew T.
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Re: Xm 2.0i Berline S2 from Finland

Postby White Exec » Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:52 am

Yes they did have a sound-deadening function, and are listed under parts as "Engine+gearbox sound proofing".
I just wondered whether, given Scandinavian icy blasts and salt-laden slush, whether one of these trays might provide good protection. They're effective at keeping road dust and mud off a lot of underside pipework, components and wiring.
I think I did know they were a diesel-only fitting, now NFP.
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