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by D366Y
Sat Sep 21, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Tom
Replies: 4
Views: 32

Re: Happy Birthday Tom

Happy Birthday mate!
Hope you have a good day - hopefully it's less cloudy back home than Spain currently is for me ;)
by D366Y
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Danny!
Replies: 9
Views: 63

Re: Happy Birthday Danny!

Haha don't worry Jason you'll be safe! I've been here for three days so far and went straight from pasty white to lobster :lol:

Pina colada sounds like a good shout, will get one now!!
by D366Y
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Danny!
Replies: 9
Views: 63

Re: Happy Birthday Danny!

Thanks everyone, I'm sat poolside in sunny Majorca with a beer in hand so I can't complain!!
:beer:
by D366Y
Wed Sep 18, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 55
Views: 561

Re: My wheels

:lol:
The old man was loving it - he's jealous he can't get any of his cars as loud! I appreciate uts not for everyone but it does sound the business ;)
by D366Y
Wed Sep 18, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000
Replies: 20
Views: 231

Re: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000

I had a rolling road session that put out 105bop - 1.6, 2.0l cam, 32/36 carb and spoertex exhaust You can easily have fun with a1.6 - side draughts are next!! Oops, bit late now. Just collected an 85k miles 2.0, ex-2.0S motor. It's still in the van, I'm working out how on earth to get it back out, ...
by D366Y
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 55
Views: 561

Re: My wheels

I spent less buying brand new wheels and tyres :shock:
by D366Y
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000
Replies: 20
Views: 231

Re: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000

I had a rolling road session that put out 105bop - 1.6, 2.0l cam, 32/36 carb and spoertex exhaust

You can easily have fun with a1.6 - side draughts are next!!
by D366Y
Mon Sep 16, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Correct colours
Replies: 7
Views: 113

Re: Correct colours

You can get all sorts of high temperature paint, I got a cheapy one that was good up to 350degrees (apparently) but in my experience the manifold has been the hardest thing to keep the paint on as it gets much hotter than the rest of e car If you wanted to Karius still make the original spec systems...
by D366Y
Mon Sep 16, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000
Replies: 20
Views: 231

Re: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000

Surely if you're going for a 2litre you need to get some 40s or 45 sidedraughts!! :woot:
by D366Y
Mon Sep 16, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Fishnet Recaros
Replies: 17
Views: 215

Re: Fishnet Recaros

Hi all - just a heads up that these are for sale (I know a lot of people clamour over wanting/needing them!) Was keeping my eye on them, but they're just too far away for me to collect (7hour round trip for some seats?!) but look Ok and for a fiver (currently...) worth keeping an eye on https://www...
by D366Y
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Brooklands 8.9.19
Replies: 84
Views: 957

Re: Brooklands 8.9.19

Forgot to add pictures of Rob's car!
by D366Y
Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Dans Capri II project.
Replies: 58
Views: 1530

Re: Dans Capri II project.

Coming along a treat! Looks great :cool:
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Fishnet Recaros
Replies: 17
Views: 215

Re: Fishnet Recaros

Andrew 2.8i wrote:
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:51 pm
andyd wrote:
Fri Sep 13, 2019 2:15 pm
Funny you should mention Fishnets!

Look what arrived today :D
IMG_20190913_144825.jpg
They look good, Andy!
What with you, Jason and Nick all having fishnets, I'm feeling left out now!

Andrew.
Buy the set I uploaded the link to then! Much closer to you than me :lol:
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: 2.8 Clutch Cable Clip
Replies: 5
Views: 142

Re: 2.8 Clutch Cable Clip

I know that we've spoken about this before somewhere but I know Nick has a bit of copper tied into his inner wing to hold his clutch cable back - I think peter has a cable tie or something similar on his as well because we all seem to have a problem with the cable melting on the manifold Not sure if...
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Fishnet Recaros
Replies: 17
Views: 215

Re: Fishnet Recaros

andyd wrote:
Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:23 pm

only 45 minutes from me :wave:
Lucky git :lol:
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Fishnet Recaros
Replies: 17
Views: 215

Fishnet Recaros

Hi all - just a heads up that these are for sale (I know a lot of people clamour over wanting/needing them!) Was keeping my eye on them, but they're just too far away for me to collect (7hour round trip for some seats?!) but look Ok and for a fiver (currently...) worth keeping an eye on https://www....
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 55
Views: 561

Re: My wheels

Jasonmarie wrote:
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:28 am


:roll: go for it Dan but don’t let dad near them with the clear coat :lol:
I know right!! Learned my lesson the hard way there :lol:
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 55
Views: 561

Re: My wheels

That's not cheap :shock: I bought these https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/4x-Nankang-Toursport-XR-611-205-60-R13-86H/253262192881?epid=28028292908&hash=item3af79a60f1:g:IdsAAOSw~rpZQyu9 The price seems to fluctuate by a few pounds on a daily basis, but even though the tyres actually come from Netherlands ...
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 55
Views: 561

Re: My wheels

Hoping i get the phone call today to say she’s ready , not much choice of tyre to get really if she’s back today I might give her a blast to bed the wheels in fir winter :lol: I will keep you posted :beer: That's part of the reason I went for 15's more tyre choice and cheaper. :goodluck: I might ha...
by D366Y
Fri Sep 13, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Brooklands 8.9.19
Replies: 84
Views: 957

Re: Brooklands 8.9.19

Great pics mate ;) Don't suppose you have any of my Cobalt Blue 3.0 Ghia reg UTW531W do you ? I barely took any photos, too busy talking to folks all day Found your entry pics yes! Excellent, Thanks Danny, I'll get the higher domestic authority on the case via Facebook Thanks again ;) No worries, l...