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Things you don't want to happen on a test drive #1

Discussion in 'Z3 Roadster & Coupé' started by GazHyde, Jul 6, 2013.

  1. GazHyde

    GazHyde The Gaz Monkey
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    Found a moderately priced 2.2 near me that was worth the effort to go for a test drive. First test drive I've ever done where the car hasn't made it back to the garage...

    I think the picture says it all... :(
    2013-07-06 09.45.10.jpg
     
  2. Brian H

    Brian H Zorg Guru (V)
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    :eek: I bet that went with a fairly loud clatter?
     
  3. NeRo

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    You broke it - you buy it =))
     
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  4. GazHyde

    GazHyde The Gaz Monkey
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    Very much so. I had just stopped behind a car which was turning right off the main road. Thought I would give it "the beans" pulling away, and that was the result. I pulled in to a farm entrance a bit further along to see if I could identify the bits left on the road. Nothing obvious so assumed it was under tray or wheel arch liner.

    Noticed the smell of cooking engine a mile or so down the road. Stopped again, opened the bonnet and that was the photo I took. Salesman drove over to pick me up, and drove it back...
     
  5. jonco

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    Have you made him an offer? £1.50=))
     
  6. MAURICE THE MARTIAN

    MAURICE THE MARTIAN Zorg Guru (V)
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    Better to happen on the test than when u bought it
    M

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  7. badman gee

    badman gee Guest

    Hurry up gaz only 3 weeks to zed fest
     
  8. hard top

    hard top Zorg Expert (I)
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    He can take your Rover.........:D
     
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  9. badman gee

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    He will arrive in style, it's in better nick than most of the zeds!
     
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  10. badman gee

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    Get one gaz get one