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by scottman1962
Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: various capri books for sale.
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Re: various capri books for sale.

Would biography of the mk3 still be for sale, what would the post be
cheers ian
by scottman1962
Tue May 30, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: upgrade brakes
Replies: 13
Views: 1188

Re: upgrade brakes

Many thanks
by scottman1962
Mon May 29, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: upgrade brakes
Replies: 13
Views: 1188

upgrade brakes

Hi , would like to upgrade the brakes on my 1600 ls, what would the best way to go, please bear in mind am not a lottery winner


Many thanks
by scottman1962
Wed Nov 09, 2016 10:00 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Ford Escort Mk4 Ghia
Replies: 3
Views: 421

Re: Ford Escort Mk4 Ghia

That's very nice, i wonder if you could get classic insurance for 25 year on it, would do my son in law just passed his test, were abouts are you based
by scottman1962
Sat Jul 30, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Newbie buying questions
Replies: 19
Views: 1341

Re: Newbie buying questions

Check out the mot history https://www.check-mot.service.gov.uk/ 7 advisorys
by scottman1962
Sat Jul 23, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: carb quistion
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: carb quistion

Thank you for the info
cheers ian
by scottman1962
Fri Jul 22, 2016 7:23 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: carb quistion
Replies: 3
Views: 522

carb quistion

I heard and keep reading about how bad VV carbs are, i got one fitted to LS 1600, and to be honest had no problems with it, am i just lucky
by scottman1962
Sat Jul 02, 2016 4:52 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Air filters, trumpets, dizzy, restoration manual and other bits
Replies: 4
Views: 370

Re: Air filters, trumpets, dizzy, restoration manual and other bits

Hi that would be great, could you pm , how you would like paying
cheers ian
by scottman1962
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Air filters, trumpets, dizzy, restoration manual and other bits
Replies: 4
Views: 370

Re: Air filters, trumpets, dizzy, restoration manual and other bits

If still available, would like both manuals could you get a price to post to notts
by scottman1962
Wed Apr 13, 2016 12:21 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Clarke Low Profile Trolley Jack
Replies: 30
Views: 1460

Re: Clarke Low Profile Trolley Jack

I hope you and jacko,have many a happy times together, and when you are down he gives you the lift you need :D
by scottman1962
Thu Apr 07, 2016 8:35 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: accuspark ingition
Replies: 12
Views: 803

Re: accuspark ingition

Just in case you weren't aware, those Accuspark kits need a constant 12v supply which a lot of people take from the spare wire near to the headlight realy (assuming you have that), or a new feed from the fusebox. Apparently some people don't do this correctly and have issues because fo it, so thoug...
by scottman1962
Wed Apr 06, 2016 4:52 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: accuspark ingition
Replies: 12
Views: 803

Re: accuspark ingition

Just after some more help, even though i'm not sure if i'm going to keep with the points or accuspark. Could you take a look at the coil? and what would the unit below the coil be called? Do i connect into those or the top of the coil? http://i941.photobucket.com/albums/ad252/scottman1962/j0yWkEG_zp...
by scottman1962
Fri Apr 01, 2016 6:42 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: accuspark ingition
Replies: 12
Views: 803

accuspark ingition

Hi , Has anybody fitted an accuspark electronic ingition to 1600 pinto engine, if so are they easy to fit , any good
cheers ian
by scottman1962
Thu Mar 31, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Dave Painter
Replies: 0
Views: 2705

Dave Painter

Hi there, has anybody heard of Dave Painter in the Capri world,trying to make contact on history of car
by scottman1962
Tue Feb 09, 2016 8:27 am
Forum: Cars For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Anyone nearby to help?
Replies: 6
Views: 780

Re: Anyone nearby to help?

http://i941.photobucket.com/albums/ad252/scottman1962/Mobile%20Uploads/12118962_10153435128907935_435771227805650421_n_zpsd1f2nj2l.jpeg http://i941.photobucket.com/albums/ad252/scottman1962/Mobile%20Uploads/10409681_10153435125162935_6690513168998186367_n_zps2bq7pwmf.jpeg Used the capri as back dro...
by scottman1962
Sun Nov 01, 2015 11:09 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: exhaust system?
Replies: 11
Views: 772

Re: exhaust system?

I fitted a sportex system i couple off weeks ago without any issues, must have been lucky with the fitting
by scottman1962
Tue Oct 27, 2015 6:02 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: carb
Replies: 1
Views: 194

carb

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/291599758155? ... X%3AITfter advise, i have a mk3 1600 with a vv carb fitted works fine no problems, but have read on the the forum a webber is far better
so my question is would this carb fit
by scottman1962
Mon Oct 26, 2015 5:15 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: vehicle mot history
Replies: 8
Views: 402

Re: vehicle mot history

Tamworthbay wrote:Mine is scary.......


so mine in the past :D
by scottman1962
Mon Oct 26, 2015 4:54 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: vehicle mot history
Replies: 8
Views: 402

vehicle mot history

Hi All
A very useful link for checking mot history (advisory and failures and miles)

Mot-history.net/

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