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by andyd
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Breakdown Cover
Replies: 92
Views: 2407

Re: Breakdown Cover

Well, I finally got around to doing the dance with the nice man from the AA. He did say that as I've only been with them for 3 consecutive years, I wouldn't be entitled to the same sort of loyalty discount that long-term members would get. However, a 16.66% discount was definitely worth five minute...
by andyd
Thu Sep 19, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000
Replies: 18
Views: 198

Re: Engine Swap - Pinto 1600 to Pinto 2000

pbar wrote:
Thu Sep 19, 2019 11:18 am
Messing around with cars gives me aches in muscles which don't even react to a week long workout in a gym!

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Do ya feel achy Punk? :wave:
by andyd
Thu Sep 19, 2019 5:47 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Danny!
Replies: 9
Views: 55

Happy Birthday Danny!

Have a great day :cheers:

One of my Grandsons is 3 today :D No doubt a future :ford: Fan :lol:
by andyd
Wed Sep 18, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 50
Views: 480

Re: My wheels

Makes me feel better about my Fishnets now :lol: Not cheap but as long as you are happy that's the main thing :) I won't tell you what I sold my 15's for :wave: Can’t take the cash with you so they say :lol: yes don’t tell me how much you sold them 15s for .... I would have to add £100 fuel on top ...
by andyd
Wed Sep 18, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 50
Views: 480

Re: My wheels

Makes me feel better about my Fishnets now :lol:

Not cheap but as long as you are happy that's the main thing :) I won't tell you what I sold my 15's for :wave:
by andyd
Wed Sep 18, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 50
Views: 480

Re: My wheels

Jasonmarie wrote:
Wed Sep 18, 2019 1:29 pm

On all the leaflets in bold writing just use soapy water . :lol:
I'm sure a little Britemax won't hurt them, mine had it straight away :)
by andyd
Wed Sep 18, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 50
Views: 480

Re: My wheels

:cool:
Looks great, glad all sorted :D
by andyd
Wed Sep 18, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 50
Views: 480

Re: My wheels

Jasonmarie wrote:
Wed Sep 18, 2019 9:00 am
So they just called me it’s ready so fingers crossed with have no wobble :doh:
Fingers crossed JM.

It drove ok before so no reason it should be an issue now.

Put some pics up when you can :cheers:
by andyd
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 50
Views: 480

Re: My wheels

Have you got the car back yet JM?

Besides your nuts :whistle: Keep an eye on tyre pressures too, as occasionally they can leak after refurb. One of mine did!
by andyd
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The last Brooklands
Replies: 9
Views: 141

Re: The last Brooklands

Organising events can be stressful, even booking a stand can be a pain at times. Re Brooklands; I won't miss travelling there again :sleepy: :lol: They really messed up by not opening the gates earlier to help with the arrival of cars, but you can't convince some people they got it wrong! The organi...
by andyd
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New Car Show
Replies: 87
Views: 2237

Re: New Car Show

Junk and Disorderly starts on ITV4, September 30th.

Henry Cole and Sam Lovegrove, so pretty much same as Shed and Buried, so worth a look.
by andyd
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Radiator Coolant Level
Replies: 23
Views: 538

Re: Radiator Coolant Level

pbar wrote:
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:26 am
Thanks Andy. Yes as usual, best to stick to our tried and trusted suppliers :)
:agree: :cheers:
by andyd
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Radiator Coolant Level
Replies: 23
Views: 538

Re: Radiator Coolant Level

pbar wrote:
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:54 am
Update - Having checked with the company, it appears that item only has the one bottom seal, so not correct part.
https://www.tickover.co.uk/shop/content ... /p618.html

Martin may have one as well :)
by andyd
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Feeling better now
Replies: 18
Views: 197

Re: Feeling better now

Glad all sorted Paul :cheers:

As we were discussing at Brooklands, when you are in Devon next maybe meet up here if you fancy it? https://www.tobycarvery.co.uk/restauran ... middlemoor Only 2 minutes from J30 M5.

:goodluck:
by andyd
Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: Cars For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Interesting.....
Replies: 103
Views: 5882

Re: Interesting.....

Can't afford a 2.8 Capri? https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/vFORD-SIERRA-XR4x4-MK1-EX-SHOW-CAR/163843159368?_trkparms=aid%3D888008%26algo%3DDISC.CARDS%26ao%3D2%26asc%3D20131227121020%26meid%3D05360d0f6380433fb263d4f643a738cb%26pid%3D100009%26rk%3D1%26rkt%3D1%26mehot%3Dpp%26sd%3D113888392146%26itm%3D163843...
by andyd
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: My wheels
Replies: 50
Views: 480

Re: My wheels

The pic looks good, but what a ball ache :(

Probably a balance issue, but to drop the cap :doh:

You should have bought my 15's :lol:
by andyd
Mon Sep 16, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Correct colours
Replies: 7
Views: 110

Re: Correct colours

I had long enough to get them done just didn't think of it at the time :? I think the time to have it done is when the manifolds are new. I borrowed Andrew's photo of his manifold: https://live.staticflickr.com/835/43384591541_652097731b_z.jpg IMG_0506 by andrew harwood , on Flickr Doesn't it look ...
by andyd
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Correct colours
Replies: 7
Views: 110

Re: Correct colours

A chap at the CCI Nationals had used stove paint on his manifold, that looked good and the paint had adhered well. Stove paint should be good for up to 600 degrees. For the ultimate long-lasting coating you can have the manifold ceramic coated. Andrew (arnoldhar) has had his done and it looks super...
by andyd
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Fishnet Recaros
Replies: 17
Views: 198

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 andyd
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Brooklands 8.9.19
Replies: 84
Views: 926

Re: Brooklands 8.9.19

Jasonmarie wrote:
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:03 pm
Who made this mad video using the kids app :lol:
Sorry if missed anybody but some pictures I had were bad quality....

:cool: