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by Taff50ish
Thu Sep 01, 2022 11:17 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 27th August - Ace Cafe Capri Day 2022
Replies: 12
Views: 957

Re: 27th August - Ace Cafe Capri Day 2022

Hey Andrew,

Just posted a few!!! Enjoy, cheers,

John...
by Taff50ish
Thu Sep 01, 2022 11:16 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Ace Cafe 2022
Replies: 4
Views: 392

Ace Cafe 2022

Hi all, a little late out with this one, appologies. Still caring for the folks so very hard to get out n about as I used to do.... I did manage to get here for an hour or so though, so here we go. Lets kick off with the usual meet up at South Mimms.... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5232660729...
by Taff50ish
Thu Aug 25, 2022 8:41 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 27th August - Ace Cafe Capri Day 2022
Replies: 12
Views: 957

Re: 27th August - Ace Cafe Capri Day 2022

See you there Tom....

I'll aim for 9'ish, to leave about 09:30..... If anyone else is coming to South Mimms, we'll be at the far end of the car park. Cheers,

John...
by Taff50ish
Tue Aug 23, 2022 12:57 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: refurb steering rack bad experience
Replies: 8
Views: 317

Re: refurb steering rack bad experience

Hi Mark, Sorry, a bit late to the party on this one.... I had exactly the same problem with a Power steering rack from them, never returned to straight ahead as soon as it was fitted. We tried all sorts and it would not work, also the quality of the finish was very poor, it started with surface corr...
by Taff50ish
Tue Aug 23, 2022 12:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 27th August - Ace Cafe Capri Day 2022
Replies: 12
Views: 957

Re: 27th August - Ace Cafe Capri Day 2022

Nice one as ever Kris!!!

Anyone meeting up at South Mimms again for the usual Convoy in??? Cheers,

John...
by Taff50ish
Tue Aug 23, 2022 12:48 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Head lining
Replies: 1
Views: 159

Re: Head lining

Hi Tony, If you're on FaceBook, there is a chap on there called, Lee ST RS Osborne He does all sorts of headlinings, but he also does just the Sunroof cut in Grey for the Capri, about £50 I think it was earlier this year when I got one from him. Its amazing quality and match... I'm very happy with t...
by Taff50ish
Sun Jul 24, 2022 1:07 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 1364

Re: Complete change!

Hey Andy,

Very nice indeed buddy!!! How does it fair in the XR line-up??? :xd: :xd: :xd:

Love these, enjoy, cheers,

John...
by Taff50ish
Sun Jul 24, 2022 1:05 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Odd electrical gremlin
Replies: 14
Views: 498

Re: Odd electrical gremlin

Hey Peter, Just looking through our good friend, Clockwork Orange' wiring diagrams and I wonder if you gave fuse 7 a wiggle??? Could have been this looking at the diagram!!!??? We do know our fuses are a bit, erm.... erm.... yep, like that!!! :xd: :xd: :xd: Best of luck, cheers, John.... https://liv...
by Taff50ish
Thu Jun 30, 2022 2:06 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Wandering Timing Magical Mystery!
Replies: 17
Views: 960

Re: Wandering Timing Magical Mystery!

Hey Tom, Happy you got this sorted. Do you put a drop of oil on the felt pad under the Rotor arm every now n then? I have done this on all my cars as this lubricates the mech advance bits n bobs / cam bearing.... Basically when checking the engine oil on the Dip Sick, whip off the Dissy cover and ro...
by Taff50ish
Tue Jun 07, 2022 4:34 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Kovo Zoo meeting (CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 990

Re: Kovo Zoo meeting (CZ)

Hi Tom, Great pics and some great cars..... Is the 2nd one the Fiat Supermirafiori??? An uncle had the 131, but it wasn't quite as grown up as this!!! :xd: :xd: :xd: Also a Lada!!! Respect to that chap!!! Also love the 928, I can't quite see in the pic. Is it running on the Teledial wheels??? They l...
by Taff50ish
Sat May 28, 2022 8:25 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Simply Ford 2022. A quick visit...
Replies: 6
Views: 420

Simply Ford 2022. A quick visit...

Hi all, Well, even after my last visit to Simply Ford and having been kept queuing for what seemed like hours, I said I would not go again. Last week end I found myself unexpectedly at a lose end on Sunday morning, so having just realised the night before this was on, I headed off down South!!! I go...
by Taff50ish
Sat May 07, 2022 8:56 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: CCI who's going
Replies: 21
Views: 794

Re: CCI who's going

Hi Andrew.... Ouch!!!! :lol: :xd: :lol: :xd: Yep, I can't deny that... But I have been doing the Breakfast meets recently.... So I have got a few early starts under my belt now.... But in the old days leaving late, meant I could throw a bucket at the Cappa before I set off.... The breakfast meets it...
by Taff50ish
Fri May 06, 2022 11:12 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: CCI who's going
Replies: 21
Views: 794

Re: CCI who's going

Come on Jason.

I'll meet up with you and Convoy up there!!! Cheers,

John...
by Taff50ish
Fri May 06, 2022 12:13 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: CCI 2.8i Viscous fan coupling issues..... Not bad, but...
Replies: 1
Views: 143

CCI 2.8i Viscous fan coupling issues..... Not bad, but...

Hi all, So my fan was gettin weak and the temp was rising, having changed the Thermostat and sender, I decided to get this swapped out, as when hot the old rolled up newspaper would stop the fan quite easily, instead of tearing it to sheads... So I ordered a new Viscous fan coupling up from CCI with...
by Taff50ish
Sun Apr 24, 2022 11:37 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Runnymede April 2022. A Cracker!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Runnymede April 2022. A Cracker!!!

Hi all, Well another weekend and another breakfast meet. Thankfully the Petrol Heads have this meet back on at Runnymede, after cancelling last Months thanks to idiots leaving like, well idiots!!! Plenty of footage on YouTube of these…. Anyway, enough of this, so a nice early start this morning and ...
by Taff50ish
Tue Apr 19, 2022 7:58 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Steering fitted
Replies: 7
Views: 423

Re: Steering fitted

Hey Jason,

I need to agree with Andy fella. But also it's not on straight!!! :o :o :o

Cheers,

John...
by Taff50ish
Tue Apr 12, 2022 7:17 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Black Swan April 2022. Cracking meet....
Replies: 8
Views: 483

Re: Black Swan April 2022. Cracking meet....

Morning Andrew, Andy, Yep, it really was a cracker of a breakfast meet was this one. The good weather certainly brings some amazing cars out to play. I also noticed in my sleep deprived way, I called the Cortina a MKVI.... Doh!!! Well chuffed you enjoyed looking through them all. Cheers for now... J...
by Taff50ish
Mon Apr 11, 2022 11:50 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Black Swan April 2022. Cracking meet....
Replies: 8
Views: 483

Black Swan April 2022. Cracking meet....

Hi again, I hope you're all keeping safe n well out there. So having had a very busy couple of weeks caring for the folks and at work too. I decided it was time to hit the road again... So off down the Black Swan for some much need stress busting!!! I won't go into my Viscous fan coupling, which was...
by Taff50ish
Sat Mar 26, 2022 9:46 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Fox & Pheasant. Sunday breakfast meet, 20/03/2022
Replies: 6
Views: 631

Re: Fox & Pheasant. Sunday breakfast meet, 20/03/2022

Hi Jason,

Yep, not sitting round wasting another year.... Out n about as much as possible for me!!! Cheers,

John...
by Taff50ish
Wed Mar 23, 2022 12:02 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Spice up your life lads
Replies: 17
Views: 805

Re: Spice up your life lads

I'm not too sure what this smelt like, but I always remember the Ads for it.... :xd: :xd: :xd: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51956188318_7f4530d6db_z.jpg Hai Karate by jon taylor , on Flickr The weird thing is, I've no idea why I remember the adds???? :shock: :shock: :shock: Cheers, John...