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teamster1975
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Important Note to New Members: First post needs approval

Post by teamster1975 »

The board has in the last couple of months been inundated with SPAM and as a result Nick the owner has appointed new Mods to tackle this.
In addition any new member must have their first post approved and will not be able to send PM's during this time; after this you can post freely. :)
Last edited by nick on Sun Sep 13, 2020 12:33 pm, edited 3 times in total.
Reason: Fixed gramatical error that slipped pas the initial update.
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1996 406 Executive 2.0 Turbo XU10J2TE No longer hangin' on in there :(
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Re: Important Note to New Members: First 5 posts need approval

Post by flashfloyd »

Can't wait to get to 5!Yes,I know you guys do this for nothing,and it's much appreciated.I started the Lancia Montecarlo Consortium years ago so I know where you're coming from 8) now I have my kids,now the 406 :D
marty31
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Re: Important Note to New Members: First 5 posts need approval

Post by marty31 »

Confused here guys......posted a question on mechanical forum and didnt show.......

when will my post be displayed? :cry:
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Re: Important Note to New Members: First 5 posts need approval

Post by DaiRees »

That'll be the one that Matt approved at 3:16 then :D

It's a manual system that's unfortunately necessary to keep the tossers, sorry spammers, at bay. Posts get approved as soon as one of the mods comes on and checks them. We usually all check in a few times a day so it's rarely more than a couple of hours :oops:
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DaiRees wrote:We usually all check in a few times a day so it's rarely more than a couple of hours :oops:
I'm just glad there's no stats on how often we pull up the newposts search :oops:
<steve_earwig> I think this forum is more about keeping our cars going with minimal outlay than giving our cars more reason to go bang
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Post by nick »

Hmm.. You'd be surprised... =)

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Post by Noesph »

trying to fix dad's car, 1999 glx 1.8, had it since 2003, has 63,000 miles which doesn't seem to bad

Me? i have a 106, and i'm with the 106oc...........with maybe the only non modded car there.........
GAZ1965
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Post by GAZ1965 »

Hi

just bought myself 2001 406 2.0l ew10,lotta car at the right price,once i bought a 405 that unfortunatly blew up on the way to cornwall kids wife ect.
Looked at all the bits on your site and well pleased with all the info by owners for owners who care about others without
grabbin a buck,
Happy days.
I hope i can contribute to this site.

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Re: Important Note to New Members: First 5 posts need approv

Post by steve_earwig »

Hi there. Not really the place to introduce yourself but I don't suppose it matters.

Sorry your car blew up, what happened? Hope your wife didn't bend your ear too much...
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GAZ1965
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sorry try better next time.
no ear bending but i should have looked here.
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Post by steve_earwig »

You missed the Welcome forum. Oh dear, how sad, never mind :lol:

1965 huh? Good year that one :cheesy:
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Post by Daz406 »

Hi there
Have been looking at joining for a while,hope i am doing this right? I have been after a boot spoiler for a 2000 MY saloon for a while and when i saw the conversation between Gary406 and wilko i was going to ask wilko if Gary406 was not interested in his boot spoiler i probably would be, didnt know the correct way of going about it.
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Post by steve_earwig »

Hi there, welcome. Now you've introduced yourself here you can head off to that thread :cheesy:
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