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by Taff50ish
Sun Jul 24, 2022 1:07 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 618

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: 311

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: 873

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: 885

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: 334

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: 692

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: 692

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: 108

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: 288

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: 340

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: 400

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: 400

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: 562

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: 747

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...
by Taff50ish
Wed Mar 23, 2022 11:55 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1184
Views: 185864

Re: Who Remembers?

Hi All, I Found these the other day. The Original Game in your Pocket!!! Long before the Gameboys etc.... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51894684222_4388ae4ec9_k.jpg 20220220_172845 by jon taylor , on Flickr And they ALL still work!!! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51895645281_9a566a2176_k...
by Taff50ish
Wed Mar 23, 2022 11:45 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Fox & Pheasant. Sunday breakfast meet, 20/03/2022
Replies: 6
Views: 562

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

Hey Andy,

I've another 3 years to go for the Tax exempt card buddy!!! Mind you, my insurance was cheaper this year as I've taken it off 'Commuting to work', as I work inside the ULEZ joke!!! So no point having that anymore!!! :xd: :xd: :xd:

Cheers for now,

John....
by Taff50ish
Wed Mar 23, 2022 9:29 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Fox & Pheasant. Sunday breakfast meet, 20/03/2022
Replies: 6
Views: 562

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

Cheers again Andrew, I had to turn to technology and joined a thing call Facebook.... The devil's work!!! But joined a few groups and keep an eye out for these little get togethers. I think I found one for Sunday coming now, up Nort Weald airfield. Fingers crossed if I can get out to it with my new ...
by Taff50ish
Wed Mar 23, 2022 9:23 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Black Swan March 2022 Breakfast meet. Just...
Replies: 9
Views: 495

Re: Black Swan March 2022 Breakfast meet. Just...

Cheers Andrew,

Dad's doing very well now, but mutha is still in hospital, we're off to see her in a bit and get some homehelp set up. She'll be OK in 6 weeks time, question is, will I be!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:

Cheers Andrew, all the best....

John.
by Taff50ish
Wed Mar 23, 2022 1:18 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Fox & Pheasant. Sunday breakfast meet, 20/03/2022
Replies: 6
Views: 562

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

Hi all, Well, another Sunday another breakfast meet. Just a small reasonably local one to nip down to, arranged by the Petrol Heads guys, same ones who do Runnymede (unfortunately off this Month now, due to the Muppet's leaving last Month, look on YouTube). Anyway, lets leave that for another topic,...
by Taff50ish
Wed Mar 23, 2022 12:37 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Black Swan March 2022 Breakfast meet. Just...
Replies: 9
Views: 495

Re: Black Swan March 2022 Breakfast meet. Just...

Hi Andy, Lee, Yep, defo something to be said for the MKII 1600 Sports, but this had been breathed on for sure!!! Still a great car though... SORN!!! How can you use it then??? :lol: :lol: :lol: Hey Jason, Yep, cheers, was hilarious getting them both in & out of the Cappa to get down there, but o...