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I happen to know this vehicle and its a bit of a custom job mechanically. It has the engine out of a later 4 cylinder MAN so 220 hp mated to a 6 speed allison Auto. I also know the original owner who had it a good long time and lavished a lot of attention on it. Its a very well specced motor, well worth a look at that money.
 
Jul 7, 2021
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dont own one yet.
Its been on a while that, I have been watching it. Im not quite sure of the price being a Bargain, its 20 years old next year.

That fridge in the cupboard with the door the wrong way around would drive me crazy.,
Shame of the colour choice for the interior too, curious about mpg for that engine
 
Jul 18, 2009
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Shame of the colour choice for the interior too, curious about mpg for that engine
not just the engine. its 7.5t

Owners report 18mpg with the manual box and 15 with the Auto. So 1,000 miles at todays prices, will cost ยฃ500-ยฃ550.

My Two Mercedes V6 Diesels only Averaged 22 mpg. 5 Ton Manual and 4 ton Auto (5G-Tronic)

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funflair

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Nice van as you say Jon, I think we have both spent a few evenings in there, I always liked the interior colour and finish but that's just a personal thing I guess, I never realised that the fridge and it's cover door were opposite ways around but there again I was never allowed in there :ROFLMAO: 20 years old nearly? wouldn't bother me and 15mpg not much worse than a Daily chassis with a similar body on top, is it worth that money? yes I think so(y)

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Its been on a while that, I have been watching it. Im not quite sure of the price being a Bargain, its 20 years old next year.

That fridge in the cupboard with the door the wrong way around would drive me crazy.,
I agree about the door I've got the later fridge freezer and no separate door. I still lay you good money on a 20 year old Clouliner outclassing and outlasting most of the modern stuff.
 

Southdowners

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Its been on a while that, I have been watching it. Im not quite sure of the price being a Bargain, its 20 years old next year.

That fridge in the cupboard with the door the wrong way around would drive me crazy.,
I might be wrong but I don't think the fridge door is the wrong way around. If it opened the other way you'd be unable to open it fully as it would snag against the cupboard door.
 

Bobby-gg

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They've obviously spent quite a bit of money on it over the years with the upgrades to the engine and 'box.

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funflair

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Is that a raised up dance floor between the cab seat's ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ•บ

I can see a palace liner peeping through the window though ๐Ÿง
Yes but watch your head๐Ÿ˜ the rest of the time itโ€™s just engine access though, Palace liner๐Ÿ‘
 

Howard H

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I like, a few others have benefited from the ownerโ€™s hospitality in that van and itโ€™s superb and the garage layout is thing to behold . The garage has more gadgets in it than most accessories shops .๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
 

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That fridge in the cupboard with the door the wrong way around would drive me crazy.,
Same here, simple solution though, just take off the outer door as it doesn't really serve much purpose other than making it 'look' streamlined.

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Southdowners

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Same here, simple solution though, just take off the outer door as it doesn't really serve much purpose other than making it 'look' streamlined.
Then all the stuff in the compartments beside the fridge would fallout when travelling.
 
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dont own one yet.
I agree about the door I've got the later fridge freezer and no separate door. I still lay you good money on a 20 year old Clouliner outclassing and outlasting most of the modern stuff.
As loads of you seem to know the vehicle and itโ€™s previous owner, is this the person selling or has the new owner after a short period decided to sell it on?
 

funflair

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As loads of you seem to know the vehicle and itโ€™s previous owner, is this the person selling or has the new owner after a short period decided to sell it on?
The seller is the previous owner and has a wealth of experience around MAN and trucks in general.

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As loads of you seem to know the vehicle and itโ€™s previous owner, is this the person selling or has the new owner after a short period decided to sell it on?
I think I may have confused things, The current owner who has had it several years is the one that has updated the engine and driveline. We also know the former ow ner who I think had it new was very fastidious and maintained it regardless of cost.
 
Jun 7, 2020
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Since 1980
Fuel consumption is very subjective, How fast ? How hilly ?and the temp. affect it.
It returned between 20-25 regularly
For the Techys.......With 850 Nm from 1300 rpm from the engine its not difficult to see how.
The fridge door furniture is as came from the factory. Inc. the way the fridge itself swings.
 
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There are Classic Motorhomes and this is definitely one, when you consider buying a MH of such standing and pedigree the cost need not be considered.
 
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I consider my self lucky that I only had tyre kickers a while back.. As I only finished unloading it just over a month ago to be in a position to let it go.:whistle:
 
Jul 7, 2021
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dont own one yet.
The seller is the previous owner and has a wealth of experience around MAN and trucks in genera
I think I may have confused things, The current owner who has had it several years is the one that has updated the engine and driveline. We also know the former ow ner who I think had it new was very fastidious and maintained it regardless
I consider my self lucky that I only had tyre kickers a while back.. As I only finished unloading it just over a month ago to be in a position to let it go.:whistle:
Maybe adjust your price in the classifieds on this forum? ๐Ÿ‘
 

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