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by andyd
Mon Aug 08, 2022 5:56 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1184
Views: 185644

Re: Who Remembers?

Great stuff, used to have loads of Action Man stuff, always a toy to return to for more fun back in the day. Have a nice collection of stuff now thanks to a great friend. Certain toys and games would last for a full childhood, Lego, Meccano, Matchbox cars, Scalextric, etc. and Action Man was certai...
by andyd
Sat Aug 06, 2022 4:54 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Jason
Replies: 15
Views: 153

Re: Happy Birthday Jason

Happy Birthday JM, hope you have a good one :cheers:
by andyd
Thu Aug 04, 2022 4:56 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 594

Re: Complete change!

Paul G wrote: Wed Aug 03, 2022 7:31 pm Handsome car Andy, I used to have a white one. That's Tahiti Blue isn't it?
Hi Paul,
I had a white one in 2003, this one is Delft Blue :cool:
by andyd
Sat Jul 30, 2022 6:51 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Sill hem color
Replies: 16
Views: 220

Re: Sill hem color

You can see flecks of black overspray on surrounding areas, so to me this isn't factory finish.

Would look better white in my opinion.
by andyd
Fri Jul 29, 2022 8:10 am
Forum: Cars For Sale/Wanted
Topic: How much
Replies: 29
Views: 1686

Re: How much

Andrew 2.8i wrote: Thu Jul 28, 2022 5:39 pm
Jasonmarie wrote: Thu Jul 28, 2022 3:16 pm Another one from KFC :lol:
That looks amazing!

Andrew.
https://www.kgfclassiccars.co.uk/vehicles/26907/
Price seems reasonable :lol:
by andyd
Wed Jul 27, 2022 1:31 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New Car Programme on TV Soon
Replies: 661
Views: 103417

Re: New Car Programme on TV Soon

Did anyone else watch Bangers and Cash - Restoring Classics last night? It's on Thursday evenings Freeview Ch 27 (Yesterday) at 8pm, repeated Sunday evening 7pm :cool: Yeah I watched it Andy. I didnt think much too it to be honest. Not enough content for me. The Astra was okay, that cycling bike wa...
by andyd
Tue Jul 26, 2022 1:40 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1184
Views: 185644

Re: Who Remembers?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P4Vq1UwuItE Never really thought about the prices before, but these items would have been quite expensive back then. I had action man in the 70s I must have got him and that bloody parachute over next doors more then once :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: He would be transgend...
by andyd
Tue Jul 26, 2022 12:59 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1184
Views: 185644

Re: Who Remembers?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P4Vq1UwuItE

Never really thought about the prices before, but these items would have been quite expensive back then.
by andyd
Mon Jul 25, 2022 3:58 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Paignton Car Show 2022
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Paignton Car Show 2022

I attended this show yesterday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dxRIs5MxfE About 4 Capris there inc a RS3100 and a couple from 12.50 in the link. The 1.6 LS is unregistered and only 221 delivery miles :shock: A friend there who is quite well known in Capri RS circle was telling me he knows of an unr...
by andyd
Sun Jul 24, 2022 5:26 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 594

Re: Complete change!

Taff50ish wrote: Sun Jul 24, 2022 1:07 pm Hey Andy,

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

Love these, enjoy, cheers,

John...
Thanks John.

It sticks out like sore thumb, but I don't worry about that :)

:cheers:
by andyd
Fri Jul 22, 2022 3:42 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Paul G
Replies: 16
Views: 235

Re: Happy Birthday Paul G

Jasonmarie wrote: Fri Jul 22, 2022 2:07 pm
I have misplaced some toes & foot last week and have been confined to bed , I have even put the Capri on sorn as not sure when I will get the green light to drive again so went to that dark side .
:o :(
Wishing you a speeeeeeeeeeedy recovery too JM!
by andyd
Fri Jul 22, 2022 12:41 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Paul G
Replies: 16
Views: 235

Re: Happy Birthday Paul G

Just to say a big thanks to everyone who posted their birthday wishes, it's really appreciated. Sorry I havent been posting much on here recently , not been too well recently both physically and metally but I'm sure I will snap out of it before long. With all the crap going on in the country at the...
by andyd
Fri Jul 22, 2022 10:19 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New Car Programme on TV Soon
Replies: 661
Views: 103417

Re: New Car Programme on TV Soon

Did anyone else watch Bangers and Cash - Restoring Classics last night? It's on Thursday evenings Freeview Ch 27 (Yesterday) at 8pm, repeated Sunday evening 7pm :cool: I didn't. Is this the series with the lady who had the Car SOS Capri that was mentioned on here a while back? Andrew. That was the ...
by andyd
Fri Jul 22, 2022 7:53 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New Car Programme on TV Soon
Replies: 661
Views: 103417

Re: New Car Programme on TV Soon

Did anyone else watch Bangers and Cash - Restoring Classics last night?

It's on Thursday evenings Freeview Ch 27 (Yesterday) at 8pm, repeated Sunday evening 7pm :cool:
by andyd
Thu Jul 21, 2022 2:43 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 594

Re: Complete change!

pbar wrote: Thu Jul 21, 2022 1:31 pm Very nice Andy. Drive and enjoy :)
:cheers: Paul, hope all good with you.

Please give my regards to Steve Marl when you speak next :cool:
by andyd
Thu Jul 21, 2022 12:34 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 594

Re: Complete change!

Don’t you say “ SssttttttttttaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaG “ Very nice was a guy in faversham who has worked on these for years and years , a old mate who had a stag used him all the time , you will now get the big question “ all I bet that over heats “ :lol: like we get the concreate in the boot :lol: Very n...
by andyd
Wed Jul 20, 2022 12:05 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 594

Re: Complete change!

T.M. wrote: Tue Jul 19, 2022 9:47 pm Looks great! ;)


Tom
:cheers:
Major_Tom wrote: Wed Jul 20, 2022 8:55 am Few more pics please!
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by andyd
Tue Jul 19, 2022 7:01 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 594

Re: Complete change!

Nice! I think Admin may delete though - it's not even a Blue Oval..... :lol: Always quite liked these though, relatively cheap V8 motoring! :ford: :sneaky: Great sound and a nice drive, unlike the Sierra which left me completely uninspired :( Unlike many modern fast cars you don't need to thrash it...
by andyd
Tue Jul 19, 2022 4:58 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Complete change!
Replies: 17
Views: 594

Re: Complete change!

Andy, what have you done? Just joking......she looks gorgeous! 8-) Does it still have the original V8 Andy? I understand that some owners had swapped them for the Rover V8 for reliability reasons. Andrew. Hi Andrew, It's as I like them, nice clean condition but not so immaculate that you are afraid...
by andyd
Tue Jul 19, 2022 12:46 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Paul G
Replies: 16
Views: 235

Happy Birthday Paul G

Hope you are well and surviving the heat, have a good one mate :cheers:

PS. As for the hottest day of the year, it's currently peeing down in East Devon with the odd rumble of thunder :roll: