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Greetings from Wokingham

Postby Sulejman » Tue Mar 14, 2017 8:04 pm

Hi everyone, my name is Dejan and I'm passionate about French classic cars. I have a tiny collection of Renaults and Citroens from 70's & 80's and from now on I have a lovely 406 from 2001. It has got all the appeal of a classic car and having/driving one makes me very happy :) Mine had 50k miles on the clock when I bought it from the first owner. It comes in exec trim level with beige leather interior which is my absolute favourite. 2.2 Hdi (110) unit has been remaped by Steve (hdi tuning guy) and everything else on the car is in its original state.
Mine is automatic and I drive it daily.
Thanks for letting me join the club.
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby Doggy » Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:48 am

Hi Dejan and welcome aboard 8)

Post some pics of the 406 and the rest of your collection when you get a moment.
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby dirtydirtydiesel » Wed Mar 15, 2017 1:48 am

Welcome on in, just one thing 2.0 hdi is 110bhp, the 2.2 hdi is 136bhp std :oops:
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby Welly » Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:16 am

Hi Dejan you must be a long-suffering classic French car fan :lol: as frustrating they can be they are also charming and honest.

Welcome in hope you find the site useful.
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby steve_earwig » Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:57 am

Hi there, welcome :cheesy:
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby rwb » Wed Mar 15, 2017 7:55 pm

Hi & welcome :D

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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby PeterN » Thu Mar 16, 2017 12:51 am

Hi Dejan

Welcome to the forum. I have two 406 Hdi's and I reckon they are the best car Peugeot made, mine are both 2.0 estates, manual for economy as I use them all the time.

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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby Sulejman » Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:29 pm

I didn't realize that I typed 2.2 hdi. It is 2.0 unit.
I'll upload some pics next week when I give them a wash :)
406 is an absolute delight and If I'd known how thirsty and unintelligent AL4 auto was, I'd have gone for manual too. I also own a brand new transut connect auto (1.5 120ps) and it made me forget how annoying were older automatics.
Saying that I still love my 406 inspite of being thirsty and it is actually a good idea to buy another one (manual probably) to reduce the mileage on each (I do 2k+ per month). I love HDI's and also V6's. So either 2.2 now, or V6 ;)
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby Sulejman » Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:31 pm

Here you can see few pics of my 406 :) Pics of other cars need editing before uploading as they are too big to upload as they are.
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby PeterN » Fri Mar 17, 2017 10:08 pm

Very nice, same colour as my two estates.

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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby Doggy » Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:21 pm

Looks very smart. Same interior as mine. 8)
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Re: Greetings from Wokingham

Postby dirtydirtydiesel » Tue Jul 11, 2017 10:19 pm

Sulejman wrote:Here you can see few pics of my 406 :) Pics of other cars need editing before uploading as they are too big to upload as they are.


Looks very nice, but I hope you didn't pay what that dealer was asking for it :shock:
I recognise it from the dealers advertising (last photo) :cheesy:

I too like French car's.
We currently have a 406 Rapier estate in Monaco blue ( a one owner car ).
A 206 1.4 16v sport 4 door in aegean blue ( the school run / shopping trolley ) :cheesy:
& finally a 406 coupe 3.0 V6 se Diablo 8.5 manual in Diablo red ( my baby) 8)

All the best DDD :) .
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