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by timfromull
Sat Aug 18, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: What....
Replies: 10
Views: 144

Re: What....

This sort of thing is nothing new..... it's been going on for decades. As a lad in the 80s, we all used to leave the Doncaster Custom Show slightly earlier on the Sunday in order for the show cars to put on a show on the road outside Doncaster race course. We'd stand by the pedestrian crossing press...
by timfromull
Fri Aug 17, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: One for Andy D
Replies: 8
Views: 175

Re: One for Andy D

Reminds me of the Starcraft Cortina camper conversion.... but thst came with hideous cladding for the wings and front end.
Oh...... twin axle too :poke:
by timfromull
Sun Aug 12, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Not a Capri......
Replies: 76
Views: 5628

Re: Not a Capri......

Lovely Sierra, bud...... I'm toying with a Sierra or mk5 Cortina as my daily while the Capri gets built.
Used to have a P100 pickup and fancy another before the RS tax takes hold..... :ford:
by timfromull
Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Now I have heard it all....
Replies: 12
Views: 604

Re: Now I have heard it all....

Is it an injection?..........followed by " my mate used to carry a bag of cement/sand/paving slab in the boot"......... :doh: fucking yaaaaaaaawwwn :deadhorse:
by timfromull
Sat Aug 04, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 553
Views: 31514

Re: Who Remembers?

Feb 71....... I was 3 months old then, so missed out on Guinness at 16p a pint....bummer :cheers:
by timfromull
Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Fordoholic Nicks Gallery
Replies: 10
Views: 453

Re: Fordoholic Nicks Gallery

She looks so much more purposeful and mean with the new stance and 15's, Nick........... :lowrider:
by timfromull
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: MK3 Rear Lenses
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Re: MK3 Rear Lenses

Mine came up like new with toothpaste.
The bicarbonate of soda whitening brand (Arm and Hammer) :D
by timfromull
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Capri motorsport spoiler
Replies: 4
Views: 157

Re: Capri motorsport spoiler

A tenner......I'll pm you my address..... :whistle:
by timfromull
Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: expansion tank
Replies: 21
Views: 440

Re: expansion tank

I can't believe how disgusting your old bottle was, Nick :whistle:
I lob all my parts through the dishwasher...
The only cock up through that was the water was too hot for the dash eye ball vents and they came out grey :doh:

The old 'ull ex pat is looking stunning, Nick :applaud:
by timfromull
Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: 1.6 laser brake upgrade
Replies: 33
Views: 828

Re: 1.6 laser brake upgrade

Am I right in understanding that you're not supposed to split calipers into the two halves because of the factory torque settings or something?.......
Or is that nugget of information from my imagination or a geezer down the pub? :headscratch:
by timfromull
Wed Jul 25, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: File Under: What Were They Thinking......
Replies: 12
Views: 392

Re: File Under: What Were They Thinking......

Andrew 2.8i wrote:
timfromull wrote:Well going by Andrew's pic...... it's nowt like it so I'm going with its someone having a bubble..... :proof:

It must be the first and only time that an item for sale on that particular online auction website has been misrepresented...... :whistle: :)

Andrew.

:lol: :sarcasmalert:
by timfromull
Tue Jul 24, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: File Under: What Were They Thinking......
Replies: 12
Views: 392

Re: File Under: What Were They Thinking......

Well going by Andrew's pic...... it's nowt like it so I'm going with its someone having a bubble..... :proof:
by timfromull
Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: File Under: What Were They Thinking......
Replies: 12
Views: 392

Re: File Under: What Were They Thinking......

That was on the Bay of E a few months back....
It said in the add that they were unsure if it was the actual Ratmobile......
Love 100E's but that is an abomination even if Roland Rat was part of my childhood viewing ......
I'd rather drive Del Boy'd Regal........
by timfromull
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Unregistered 280
Replies: 22
Views: 602

Re: Unregistered 280

It must be like sleeping naked next to Sam Fox every night, and never having a fiddle ........ :whistle:
by timfromull
Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: You Learn Something New Every Day
Replies: 36
Views: 2812

Re: You Learn Something New Every Day

A bit like the building adhesive we use from Evo....
'Sticks Like Shit' :turd:
by timfromull
Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: You Learn Something New Every Day
Replies: 36
Views: 2812

Re: You Learn Something New Every Day

I remember that sketch from donkeys years ago.....
Hilarious :lol:
by timfromull
Mon Jul 16, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Telegraph article about 1 of only 8 left 1300 Capri
Replies: 7
Views: 286

Re: Telegraph article about 1 of only 8 left 1300 Capri

:doh: :doh: Isn't hindsight a wonderful thing.........
When I think about what I did to my 1980 1300 L factory black mk3 (mk2 facelift for the pedantic) in the late 80's :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh: :doh:
by timfromull
Mon Jul 16, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: radio
Replies: 8
Views: 286

Re: radio

This may help as i have a photo of me sitting in my grandads white JPS what must have been only a few days old and the radio is in the back . https://s6.postimg.cc/gy7qwid5t/331_DEED1-8_B7_B-4_EB4-901_C-295_B412_D208_D.jpg Rocking the same bowl cut as me in the 70s....... Respect :cheers:
by timfromull
Sun Jul 08, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: new member
Replies: 9
Views: 561

Re: new member

:welcome: Rob......
Looking forward to seeing some pics and getting to know you and your project
:cheers: Tim
by timfromull
Wed Jul 04, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Bird poop: What a load of s#*t!
Replies: 11
Views: 349

Re: Bird poop: What a load of s#*t!

A bird crapped on my bonnet once..............
That was the end of that relationship.... :whistle:

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