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by samholmes
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: 2.0 pinto cuts out when warm and won’t restart
Replies: 17
Views: 183

Re: 2.0 pinto cuts out when warm and won’t restart

Sorry i mean wiring loom
by samholmes
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: 2.0 pinto cuts out when warm and won’t restart
Replies: 17
Views: 183

Re: 2.0 pinto cuts out when warm and won’t restart

Hi my Capri did the same . It was the resistance wire in wiiting loom that had failed
by samholmes
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Anyway Guys just be careful if you buy my old Capri . Its a good car but its defo not a untouched car as the dealer is trying to make out
by samholmes
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

The original dealer sticker in rear window is not original . The original was part missing and falling off when i sold it This is clearly a repro one .
by samholmes
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

The bumpers are factory original paint he states ! I did not know Ford powdered coats bumpers in the 80s ! Again i had them done and told him as i powdercoated many engine parts also .
by samholmes
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Not to mention i was a family relation of first owner !!!!! Why would you make that up except to make it look better history
by samholmes
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

What makes me laugh guys is how dishonest these dealers are as i painted the car in a few places only a few years ago and told the dealer but he seems to have forgotten i told him and now says it was done in its early years ! ! Lol We realised at some point the drivers wing had been replaced due to ...
by samholmes
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Even adverts read the same really
by samholmes
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Your right i think the Doctor was in Farrington and so is this dealer . Good spot
by samholmes
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

I would never bid for a classic car on ebay . Losds seem to get bid up by Private bidders sell then get relisted cos the bidders were not genuine
by samholmes
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

He spent time and money on it ie new rad and fixed problem and now id say 12 k ? Does anyone agree . He wants 19995 for it !
by samholmes
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Its a nice capri but its not a twenty grand untouched one . I did loads work to it . I thinks it worth 12 k ? .
The problem with it not running in end was the failed resistance wire in loom which had to be replaced im told by dealer .
by samholmes
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

No and all the bidders were the dealers mates bidding it up . He told me as i complained about him lieing i was a family relation and putting my full name in add without asking me and also saying Mr Cooper had died when he hsd not .
by samholmes
Tue Sep 15, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

All the painting was done by myself in the last four years
by samholmes
Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:20 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Ps i cant believe hes made up the story about me being a Family Relation to try to increse its value . That is so so dishonest . Ive asked him to remove my name and that lie from advert . !
by samholmes
Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:15 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

When i advertised it on here and car and classic i had no interest in it . He was the only guy to call about it . Funny how people think dealers must be right re values . At the time he told me it was for his use and would not be selling it otherwise i would not have sold it to a dealer as i loved t...
by samholmes
Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Ps on his website hes asking 19995 for it . !
by samholmes
Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:08 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Re: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

I sold it for 8750 in jan
it is a good car but not how the dealer is making it out .
i repaired / repainted a few panels due too avcident damage .
Powder coated most black items ie bumpers and engines parts . .
He s making out its untouched so buyers beware .
by samholmes
Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay
Replies: 34
Views: 415

Ford Capri Laser D605 CDU on ebay

Hi guys please be careful if you bid for this Capri Im Simon Holmes and i was not a family relation of the original owner . This as been made up my the dealer
by samholmes
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: New old stock parts for sale on ebay
Replies: 12
Views: 1749

Re: New old stock parts for sale on ebay

Hi ANDREW I SOLD IT THREE YEARS AGO TO A KEEN COLLECTOR