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by fordperv
Fri Oct 19, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New Ford on my driveway
Replies: 23
Views: 117

Re: New Ford on my driveway

Looks a nice motor, please tell me he isn't going to have a pop and bang map on it :deadhorse:
by fordperv
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Horrible Engine knocking
Replies: 42
Views: 538

Re: Horrible Engine knocking

Ideally ayla as there is a bit more meat in a 205 block, I've not had 2 side by side to check but apparently there is more bore wall material in a 205 block, I will say though the cost of tuning a pinto and getting all the machining done you may as well save a few hundred quid and fit a zetec or sim...
by fordperv
Thu Oct 18, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Garage prep for B112
Replies: 9
Views: 121

Re: Garage prep for B112

:agree: im sure he wouldn't want to get his tyres dirty :lol:
by fordperv
Wed Oct 17, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Very nice twist on the pepper pots .
Replies: 9
Views: 121

Re: Very nice twist on the pepper pots .

15" pepperpots would look amazing :applaud: , im imagining them on am xr2 as well , might be worth an email to jbw giving them the idea..............
by fordperv
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Horrible Engine knocking
Replies: 42
Views: 538

Re: Horrible Engine knocking

:crying: its sad to hear that it wasn't a simple fix, at least it's easy to whip a pinto out and replace
by fordperv
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri in the Daily Mail Motor Review
Replies: 32
Views: 826

Re: Ford Capri in the Daily Mail Motor Review

They frankly would have been nicer with the LS "Carla" seats than the "Truro" crap material they used. This was also my belief so did it on mine, the ls donor car I bought for a front corner cut just happened to have a nice interior, it really brightens up the inside as well in ...
by fordperv
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Horrible Engine knocking
Replies: 42
Views: 538

Re: Horrible Engine knocking

Have you had the cam pulley off? If so is there a possibility you havnt quite tightened it up enough?
by fordperv
Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Old car dealer stickers
Replies: 38
Views: 431

Re: Old car dealer stickers

If anyone gets stuck pm me and I can send the email address of a chap who makes repro dealer number plates Nice one :cheers: Spoke to DMB and they didn't know of anyone that does them now.... The guy made me these for the mrs rs turbo around 6 weeks ago now https://i.postimg.cc/pLsjZ7Rv/20181006_22...
by fordperv
Sat Oct 06, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Old car dealer stickers
Replies: 38
Views: 431

Re: Old car dealer stickers

If anyone gets stuck pm me and I can send the email address of a chap who makes repro dealer number plates
by fordperv
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Rare Capri Model Spotted on Streetview.
Replies: 12
Views: 297

Re: Rare Capri Model Spotted on Streetview.

Joking aside might be worth editing the address out though people with no morals may get ideas if the cars still live there
by fordperv
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: What is the point?
Replies: 23
Views: 445

Re: What is the point?

I will always remember when the mk2 focus rs was not long out, I was at a show and a guy every so often would fire his green one up, he would get it up to the limiter it would go whaaaarrrmmmm bang bang bang bang bang, it soon got tiring to listen to as he was bouncing it off the limiter constantly ...
by fordperv
Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Where is the Capri When You Need it?
Replies: 32
Views: 410

Re: Where is the Capri When You Need it?

Why not get a passenger to stand at the end of the tunnel recording as you pass through 8-)
by fordperv
Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Caption competition
Replies: 9
Views: 160

Re: Caption competition

I will find some dirt if it's the last thing I do :lol:
by fordperv
Wed Aug 29, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Another Capri Stolen....
Replies: 25
Views: 557

Re: Another Capri Stolen....

Had this with my saph in the past I take them on a merry little tour, im always looking around
by fordperv
Sun Aug 26, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Poor Bungle....
Replies: 8
Views: 205

Re: Poor Bungle....

Fordoholic Nick wrote:
andyd wrote::lol: :applaud:
I never trusted Geoffrey.... I reckon he was the pusher :o


:lol: Check out this. Its bleedin priceless !!!!

https://youtu.be/nSUIPp45DpI


The full version is better

https://youtu.be/CgbcQIT7BMc
by fordperv
Wed Aug 22, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: One for Andy D
Replies: 12
Views: 317

Re: One for Andy D

I actually know the stoke car, the owner of its mrs kept a horse at the same place fps was at, the last time I saw it it was as clean as it looks in the pictures not seen it for a bit
by fordperv
Sat Aug 18, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Nice gesture!
Replies: 7
Views: 178

Re: Nice gesture!

What a fantastic guy :applaud:
by fordperv
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: What....
Replies: 21
Views: 623

Re: What....

I just think they're a load of dickheads. Just not my idea of fun and I can't afford to keep buying tyres and don't want to spend hours getting moulton rubber off my paintwork. I know I'm a grumpy old man but each to their own. :cheers: :wave: I'm donning my flameproof suit when I say this but at l...
by fordperv
Fri Aug 17, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: What....
Replies: 21
Views: 623

Re: What....

I'm donning my flameproof suit when I say this but at least they are out there being given a bit of stick rather than being stared at in the garage wrapped in bubble wrap like most are
by fordperv
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: What a Waste!
Replies: 28
Views: 828

Re: What a Waste!

Presumably from the wheels and trim on those xr4x4 they are both 2.0 models? It looks like it. According to howmanyleft.co.uk, there are only around 100 of that model still registered, so quite a rare car. Andrew. Those wheels were on the 2.9 1990 onwards too. I was offered a NOS set last year but ...