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by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Petrol Tank Straps
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Re: Petrol Tank Straps

Hello. I have recently made a batch of petrol tank straps as mine were rotten. I'm a metal worker so they are very good copies (if i say so myself ) and heavier gauge than originals . What you get from anywhere else are after market anyway unless NOS and made by somebody like me but are dearer . £3...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: A Sign of the Times
Replies: 46
Views: 412

Re: A Sign of the Times

Andrew 2.8i wrote:You know me, I don't wish to offend or upset anybody - make sure you also fetch the lovely lingerie set Jason kindly gave to me at CCI earlier this year.


:shock: :shock: :shock:
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Dislok
Replies: 7
Views: 119

Re: Dislok

Yep I also haveva disklok too. Very simple to fit and really feels quality. Seem to remember someone posting here about 18mths ago that he lost his keys to his disklok and it took him the whole weekend to get the thing off his steering wheel. Now if this aint a great reason to get one nothing is !! ...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: A Sign of the Times
Replies: 46
Views: 412

Re: A Sign of the Times

Andrew 2.8i wrote:
Fordoholic Nick wrote:Oh Dear.... :shock: ....full marks for trying though mate :applaud:

I'll get my coat........

Andrew.


I'll get it for you chap :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 1:43 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: A Sign of the Times
Replies: 46
Views: 412

Re: A Sign of the Times

Let's bring this back to being a nice light-hearted thread... Ermm....bit late for this Andrew :lol: I went for a job today at a factory that makes rubber buttons for computer keyboards. I only applied because they have flexible shifts! :xd: Oh Dear.... :shock: ....full marks for trying though mate...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Postimage problems
Replies: 20
Views: 551

Re: Postimage problems

I still use Flickr. Very good for me :) :wave:
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 21, 2018 1:33 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Dash Protectors
Replies: 170
Views: 2597

Re: Dash Protectors

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1952/44726000324_0373685f44_b.jpg 20181020_153526 by John Taylor , on Flickr Hey John, Your 'lo-goed' Cool Dash looks spot on fella !! Yep the logo really does set these off a treat mate. Nice one fella :) Mate be careful of that guy taking pictures of your Cappa. Can...
by Fordoholic Nick
Thu Oct 18, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Had an ice cream today ...
Replies: 13
Views: 116

Re: Had an ice cream today ...

The wife had one of these, I didn't :shock: https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1915/30443558047_274ab3ad53_k.jpg DSCF6045 by Peter Smith , on Flickr Was it covered in chocolate? Are you in Brighton peter :lol: ? Very good! I can see why you didn't want to tell a male ice cream vendor that you were part...
by Fordoholic Nick
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Janspeed Exhausts
Replies: 23
Views: 245

Re: Janspeed Exhausts

Hi Andy, Yep I have been reading this with interest too both hete and CW. Sounds like Janspeed just dont want to make 2.8 systems to have them on the shelf for immediate despatch. Suppose you cant blame them if they are still happy to produce them when they have deffo orders. Sadly its a sign of the...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Oct 14, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Boot Awards 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 111

Re: Boot Awards 2018

Nick, now you’re famous will the single be out in time for Christmas? Don't encourage them Rob, we know Jason's a dab hand at video recording and editing....... Andrew. Now there’s a challenge ? :cool: I am up for it if you are Jason.... :) We can call my band The 'Boot' Town Rats and the single ca...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Garage prep for B112
Replies: 9
Views: 135

Re: Garage prep for B112

Nice and tidy and clean in there Nick :) Quite long garages those aren't they, just how long is it? Thanks Paul. Was great to de-clutter mate. Lots more room and I know where things are now. Paul for en-bloc garages mine is a a very good size. The bloc opposite mine are smaller so I am lucky. Mine ...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Tickover Day Part two....
Replies: 26
Views: 310

Re: Tickover Day Part two....

Hi Nick, Been getting your up dates on the Moby, nice one. Time I logged back on though. Your car is looking great underneath now also Nick, so do I now have to wash up to get underneath her as I do to look at the engine??? :xd: :xd: :xd: Great Work fella. Looking at Jason's pics and I must say Tic...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: B112 - A couple of videos myself...
Replies: 4
Views: 51

Re: B112 - A couple of videos myself...

Very good videos Nick. Stunning car too, and it's good to see the Dartford Dust has been eliminated! :D Cheers Andrew this still was with the DD mate. :lol: Amazing how in the videos B112 looked shiny. When I went to collect it yesterday I thought hey its looks pretty clean then getting closer coul...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Weather
Replies: 21
Views: 174

Re: Weather

I hope everybody is keeping safe in this stormy weather. Quite windy here at times and some rain earlier, but better than yesterday. Got sunshine here my eledest son is cutting the lawn and the wife has washing out Hi chaps, Thanks for the concern Andrew. Yep all good here today. Just as Jason said...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Tickover Day Part two....
Replies: 26
Views: 310

Re: Tickover Day Part two....

Tickover Dust what’s all over the car so a nice wash for B112 is being done I guess . Did he have to pay extra for that or do they throw it in for free? :) :lol: Have a guess what I am doing now....it includes that 'wet' stuff called water. Am trying to keep underneath dry :wave: Andrew, Tickover a...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: B112 - A couple of videos myself...
Replies: 4
Views: 51

B112 - A couple of videos myself...

Well tried ny hand at film making just like my good friend Jason. Kept them private for link sharing only. So here goes...hope they work as so much easier that sharing vids on flickr. Thanks for the inspiration Jason.... https://youtu.be/kQVkLy9tD5w https://youtu.be/zKKPApfF3bU https://youtu.be/mhmX...
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Oct 12, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Another great You Tube from Jason
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Another great You Tube from Jason

Filmed on location at Tickover, Dartford, Kent :)

https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=you ... saUvUcpqj0

Thanks Jason. Great video but I would say this :lol:
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Boot Awards 2018
Replies: 8
Views: 111

Boot Awards 2018

Met with Jason today and was really funny as after he seen my thread/posts on my little boot resto he presented me with this little beauty while sitting in his bus in the carpark at Tickover… https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1948/31399760388_94cfd8b88d_c.jpg 20181012_143806 by nicholas bowler , on Fli...
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Tickover Drive Train Refurbished
Replies: 4
Views: 60

Tickover Drive Train Refurbished

Hi all, Had a great day today. Went over to pick up B112 from Tickover after the work they been doing to the drive train over the last week. Wow ! When Clive ran through what he had done it was amazing the amount of work he put in. Jason really kindly popped over to meet me at the station to drop me...
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Oct 12, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Garage prep for B112
Replies: 9
Views: 135

Garage prep for B112

Hi chaps, So in preparation for the return of B112 from Tickover later today I had a good clean up of the garage this week as the dreaded clutter of unnecessary crap had built up. Was very rewarding getting it all cleaned up and ready for the Laser. Once the clutter had been cleared I had more space...