black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

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black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by Dean » Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:12 am

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/citroen-xm/4 ... :rk:1:pf:0

If this is as good as it looks i think the seller has just sold themselves short, it has the feel of a good car with a bad advert.

D
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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by Dieselman » Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:49 am

A bit of a project though. It has been off the road 10 years and has no MOT.
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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by Dean » Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:56 am

It says in the listing it came off the road in December, or tax ran out in December... do you think they tried to recommission after a lay up and decided to part ways?

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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by MTXM » Tue Feb 12, 2019 12:40 pm

That is a nice early example and I do hope that it goes to a good home. I also quite like the colour which I think is memphis blue. Regards, Matthew T.
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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by Dieselman » Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:50 pm

Dean wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:56 am
It says in the listing it came off the road in December, or tax ran out in December... do you think they tried to recommission after a lay up and decided to part ways?

D
I think it went off the road in December 9 years ago. No sniff of an MOT since then.
Given the milege the amount of MOT failures for corroded pipes is interesting.
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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by xmexclusive » Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:07 pm

Bush telegraph suggests there is a stash being disposed of in that area.
If I have it right then a number of XM's were stored in a barn for the last 10 years or so by a collector.
Sadly the barn is on the route line of HS2 so he has now given up.

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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by Dean » Tue Feb 12, 2019 3:40 pm

........So, they will compulsary purchase his barn, it will sit empty for 3 years at which point they will cancel the project but not until spending 10bn in feasability studies, land purchase and preliminary works has taken place.

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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by Dieselman » Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:37 pm

xmexclusive wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:07 pm
Bush telegraph suggests there is a stash being disposed of in that area.
If I have it right then a number of XM's were stored in a barn for the last 10 years or so by a collector.
Sadly the barn is on the route line of HS2 so he has now given up.

John
This one is a lone example.
92 2.1SED M.RP5740 ECZ Sable Phenicien
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92 2.1SD A.RP 5698 EJV Mandarin
94 2.1SD A.RP 6218 ERT Triton Green
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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by MTXM » Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:26 pm

Will has been to have a look, but is Mrs D aware! Regards, Matthew T.
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Re: black? G plate, manual, 2.0i, 70k, on ebay with low bin

Post by russ92xmsed » Sun Feb 17, 2019 5:15 pm

I managed to get the rp number from the seller. 4777. 7th Dec 1989. It's an early one alright.
From what I can gather, he doesn't know much about XM.
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