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by Wideboy
Mon Aug 03, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Wash and Polish
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: Wash and Polish

Just waiting to get out and about in her.....Whens the next meet around your garage.?
by Wideboy
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Wash and Polish
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Wash and Polish

My Son Popped around Tuesday and spent a good few hours giving the Old Girl a "Socially distanced" Summer Detail https://i.ibb.co/6BPkHJV/20200728-135028.jpg https://i.ibb.co/tLqKF80/20200728-163222.jpg https://i.ibb.co/qCLL1F2/20200728-163327.jpg https://i.ibb.co/dQgq52B/20200728-163458.jpg https:/...
by Wideboy
Mon Jul 20, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Tickover Part........ Lost count now.!!!!!
Replies: 14
Views: 565

Re: Tickover Part........ Lost count now.!!!!!

She will bark with the noise of the 40's and sportex.
You will become a tunnel run junky
by Wideboy
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Mk 3 Capri 5.0s
Replies: 19
Views: 3139

Re: Mk 3 Capri 5.0s

This car appeared in my watch list throughout lockdown..I had one voice in 1 ear saying "You want a V8 capri Go see it and make an offer" and the voice in the other ear saying "You don't drive the capri enough that you have got and you need this like you need another hole in the head." It was pretty...
by Wideboy
Thu Jul 02, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Sportex exhaust for mk3 2.8i v6
Replies: 10
Views: 777

Re: Sportex exhaust for mk3 2.8i v6

There's a guy on Capriworld (Mike Ede) whos just posted up a 2.8 Sportex with Manifold for sale. £200.

For sale. Complete sportex exhaust for a 2.8i including manifolds. Labels still on mid and rear sections. £200
by Wideboy
Sun Jun 14, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New webcon carb
Replies: 11
Views: 769

Re: New webcon carb

As my vehicle is the test bed for this once its fitted I'll stick up some photo's and video of the thing working. Not sure when its going on because of the Covid situation and James needs to sort out the Dizzy so it can run a trigger wheel. Already got the 2.8 tank and fuel pump so once that's in a...
by Wideboy
Sat Jun 13, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New webcon carb
Replies: 11
Views: 769

Re: New webcon carb

As my vehicle is the test bed for this once its fitted I'll stick up some photo's and video of the thing working. Not sure when its going on because of the Covid situation and James needs to sort out the Dizzy so it can run a trigger wheel. Already got the 2.8 tank and fuel pump so once that's in an...
by Wideboy
Tue May 12, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: RGA Front Spoiler on
Replies: 6
Views: 769

Re: RGA Front Spoiler on

That looks great ! I had never really paid any attention to having a spoiler then my son bought a 2.8 with an RGA on it and I thought it looked good and that's when the hunt began... I ended up buying the complete RGA kit and a Whale tail off ebay....Gave the sideskirts and rear valence spoiler awa...
by Wideboy
Mon May 11, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: RGA Front Spoiler on
Replies: 6
Views: 769

Re: RGA Front Spoiler on

Has far as I am aware its a Richard Grant Accessory's RGA..I bought it as part of the complete RGA kit secondhand a couple of years ago.
by Wideboy
Sun May 10, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: RGA Front Spoiler on
Replies: 6
Views: 769

RGA Front Spoiler on

Finally got round to sorting out the front spoiler. Had it for sitted painted for a year and hoped to get it on for Dunton and Brooklands last year but it never happened. The front valence is a bit battle weary so the spoiler was a nice fix https://i.ibb.co/pnzq9D8/20200509-132322.jpg https://i.ibb....
by Wideboy
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Fiberglass bonnet and e30 headlights
Replies: 7
Views: 893

Re: Fiberglass bonnet and e30 headlights

There's a guy on capriworld who makes them Antony Piggsy Higgs from reviews i believe they are spot on
by Wideboy
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Thank You NHS
Replies: 10
Views: 892

Re: Thank You NHS

All the neighbours out in force here.
:applaud: :applaud: :applaud: :applaud: :applaud:
Thanks to all those on the frontline
by Wideboy
Mon Feb 10, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Essex Capri Owners Meet - May, July, Sept
Replies: 3
Views: 2627

Re: Essex Capri Owners Meet - May, July, Sept

Top Man....I do like the "No Committee" route.Pick a a date and go for it :D .....In Harlow so all things being well will come along..
by Wideboy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Tickover Day Picked up B112
Replies: 24
Views: 3785

Re: Tickover Day Picked up B112

Stunning job Nick. It would be interesting to see what it produces on a rolling road. Hi Paul Its scary sticking your classic pride and joy on a Rolling Rd and watching somebody rev the living sh*t out of it just for a figure on a printout. Interesting but scary :D Thinking MMmmmm I don't usually r...
by Wideboy
Thu Feb 06, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Tickover Day Picked up B112
Replies: 24
Views: 3785

Re: Tickover Day Picked up B112

Looks good Nick
As I said in a different post..With You, Stish and Capri Racer all going to town I won't have anybody to park next to in 2020. :(

With all the mods you will have to drive it like you stole it.
by Wideboy
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My little resto
Replies: 15
Views: 4827

Re: My little resto

Blimey Steve with people like you and Nick upping the game where will I park my old girl :)

Be good to get to a couple of Shows this year together..Was looking at perhaps visiting Crap for 1 day and doing the All Ford in Kent..
Miss the 3 Battlebridge run outs
by Wideboy
Sun Jan 12, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Revolution rfx wheels
Replies: 1
Views: 710

Re: Revolution rfx wheels

Hi Mate are these still available.?
If so whereabouts in the country are you.?
Thanks Jeff
by Wideboy
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The last Brooklands
Replies: 9
Views: 1004

Re: The last Brooklands

Has previously stated...Had a great time a Brooklands for all 3 of the previous shows and its thanks to the hard work and commitment that people like Kris and Calvin put into arranging and staging events that makes them the success they are. But if a 55th at Brooklands is a no go its their loss not ...
by Wideboy
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Brooklands 8.9.19
Replies: 84
Views: 14470

Re: Brooklands 8.9.19

Haven't mastered piccy upload but managed some thumbnails Nice Covered Recovery Box https://i.postimg.cc/SXbMh4XW/20190908-104610.jpg Top Bloke loading it up to take it to Brooklands https://i.postimg.cc/mzwMjng7/20190908-104908.jpg Getting off loaded by the Banked circuit https://i.postimg.cc/K3Fcs...
by Wideboy
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Brooklands 8.9.19
Replies: 84
Views: 14470

Re: Brooklands 8.9.19

Hi Andy...The Black Rat was my sons and I'm the White 3.0..Thanks for your help...Whilst I popped off to Halfords to get a bike brake cable and a connecting block to do a temp fix.He suffered some abuse from the David Lloyd members who took um-bridge that some commoner oik had had the audacity to br...