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FJ14FCD D5/B5 touring in Kensington

 
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:13 pm    Post subject: FJ14FCD D5/B5 touring in Kensington Reply with quote

Subtle and de-badged.. anyone on here? Smile


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's a D5
Nice spot
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 27, 2018 10:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

What are the giveaways that its a D and not a B, out of interest?
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 27, 2018 10:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just do a registration check for MOT history. Looks the same externally as a B.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 27, 2018 10:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Burnham wrote:
What are the giveaways that its a D and not a B, out of interest?


Exterior wise the D5 has front fog lights, the B5 does not (pre-LCI). Post LCI both cars have fogs.

Interior - rev counter Smile

So not much to visually differentiate them.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Spotted again last night in Waterloo Smile


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