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I would just like to say

Discussion in 'Defender 90 / 110 / 130' started by Hippo, May 20, 2013.

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  1. Marmaduke

    Marmaduke Well-Known Member

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    Stop the press......

    I've found out @Hippo 's real name :p
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    I think it's a page from his daily diary :p:p
     
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    I am back from the hospital, still breathing, all good.
    Not allowed to use machinery for 24 hours so no playing in the workshop until Tuesday :(
     
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    Breathing is good.
    You should keep doing that! ;)
     
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    I once had a colleague with an old Renault 5 with a plate with my initials on it, plus the correct final year letter for my Mini cooper lookalike. I offered to do everything for them paperwork the lot, plus pay the money, they just could not be assed. So I got the woman to promise me first refusal on the car when they sold it. (The letter combination is really rare).
    Suddenly noticed her getting out of a newer car. Asked her what about her promise? "Oh you'd never have wanted to give us what the garage did in part ex."
    I was furious.
    We didn't speak for quite a while.:(:(:(
     
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    Stanleysteamer Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Glad to hear this!!!:):):)
     
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    Ha typical :)
    My mate Antony once bought a Pug 205 for the plate, seller couldn't understand why he wanted it as he had two cars already, the plate was ANT so he swapped plate and I bought the Pug off him for next to nowt, great car turbo diesel.
     
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    Tough break, does that include the Swedish penis pump?
     
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    Mate, the anaesthetic hasn't worn off yet so it probably won't work :oops::oops::oops:
     
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    Nah, they are good quality just make sure you get a good prime :D
     
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    My point exactly. I'd have paid a premium for the car, with the plate and actually there was feck all wrong with the car might even have kept it. They'd have got a bigger discount on the car from the garage with nowt to part ex. But there was no telling them.:rolleyes: Renault 5 was once the most common car in France. Always had a bit of a soft spot for them. Some went quite quick!;)
     
  11. Hippo

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    That's good news then although eye fink there's a fare bit wrong wiv yer.

    Normally when peeps are ill we cheer them up by asking if we can have their vehicle if they snuff it. Strange it din't happen on this occasion.

    Take it easy un keep a mobile wiv yer in case yer need more help than normal.
     
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  12. Hippo

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    All yer letters are backwards ;)
     
  13. Hippo

    Hippo Lord Hippo

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    Busy wiv pm's ter day.
     
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    Not from where I am standing ;)
     
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    I know I thought people would be queuing up for a nice series :p
     
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    Or a porsche owner ;)
     
  17. Hippo

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    Yer but no but eye can carry 75kg ont me roof rack. No good if he's a fatty.

    If he's a dwarf eye can fold the seats down and put him int back.
     
  18. Hippo

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    Was yer searchin fer bell ends when yer found that? :p :rolleyes:
     
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    Just answerd em all befor lookin at updates on ere.
     
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    Eye fort you were sellin the series Freelander?
     
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