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by Peter-S
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:57 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: How to tell if your wife has been a passenger!
Replies: 8
Views: 138

Re: How to tell if your wife has been a passenger!

Fordoholic Nick wrote: Tue Jun 21, 2022 11:24 pm There you go... That's much better....or should I say I feel much better now its nice and tidy again :lol:

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Thanks Nick, I should have called you when this crisis occurred :lol:
by Peter-S
Wed Jun 22, 2022 6:56 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: How to tell if your wife has been a passenger!
Replies: 8
Views: 138

Re: How to tell if your wife has been a passenger!

Bug wrote: Tue Jun 21, 2022 8:12 pm I always found the seat wet. :shock:
Your driving is that bad?
by Peter-S
Fri Jun 17, 2022 4:45 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: 2.8 injection engine re build
Replies: 9
Views: 153

Re: 2.8 injection engine re build

So was the engine literally losing water or just running hot. If it was losing it, where from? When you say you have tried to sort it yourself can you let us know what you have done to save covering old ground. Presumably you have done basics like check for perished hoses and replaced the cap on the...
by Peter-S
Thu Jun 16, 2022 6:27 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: False alarm
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: False alarm

Mc Tool wrote: Wed Jun 15, 2022 6:55 pm Officially still off road
That would explain a little mild consternation on your part :lol:
by Peter-S
Tue Jun 14, 2022 6:59 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: False alarm
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: False alarm

Is the Capri on the road then or is this a tale of nostalgia?
by Peter-S
Tue Jun 14, 2022 5:27 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Brake Master
Replies: 15
Views: 244

Re: Brake Master

If the pipe change doesn't sort it the ATE master cylinder for a Granada will fit. It has a slightly bigger bore but does the job and still seems available.
by Peter-S
Fri Jun 10, 2022 4:58 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: What clutch is this ?
Replies: 12
Views: 231

Re: What clutch is this ?

A common engine swap is 1.6 to 2.0. I believe the clutch was smaller on the 1.6. yeah have done it time or two. not for a long while tho, but i always left flywheel alone on the 2 lt is 1.6 clutch that small do you know ??? and are bell housing and starter and input shaft all comparable, i honestly...
by Peter-S
Fri Jun 10, 2022 6:59 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: What clutch is this ?
Replies: 12
Views: 231

Re: What clutch is this ?

A common engine swap is 1.6 to 2.0. I believe the clutch was smaller on the 1.6.
by Peter-S
Sun Jun 05, 2022 2:02 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

Jasonmarie wrote: Sun Jun 05, 2022 1:02 pm
Your lucky as he always seems to fly around in his pants in Kent . :lol: :lol: :lol:
At least I haven't followed your example and worn them on my head🤣
by Peter-S
Fri Jun 03, 2022 10:28 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

Major_Tom wrote: Fri Jun 03, 2022 10:07 pm 8-) cheers Peter, great shots too, fantastic, are they yours?
Thanks, yes Tom, my pictures
by Peter-S
Fri Jun 03, 2022 9:33 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

My mate in the Black Country had a Lanc fly over his house this afternoon (Thurs), so low he could see the letters on the side apparently. Lucky devil. Performing at Ragley Hall today https://i.postimg.cc/NFQ2BF8g/DSCN7729-2.jpg Beauty. What are the two rectangular holes in the top of the fusage? N...
by Peter-S
Fri Jun 03, 2022 7:35 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

Major_Tom wrote: Thu Jun 02, 2022 10:40 pm My mate in the Black Country had a Lanc fly over his house this afternoon (Thurs), so low he could see the letters on the side apparently. Lucky devil.
Performing at Ragley Hall today

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by Peter-S
Thu Jun 02, 2022 6:15 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

Andrew 2.8i wrote: Thu Jun 02, 2022 5:50 pm I thought that flypast in the "70" formation was a wonderful touch.
I'm not sure what the planes were, but I'm sure Peter will know.

Andrew.
Hi Andrew. The '70' aircraft were Typhoons.

Saw some of the helicopter element heading out, they passed over us on the M40 earlier.
by Peter-S
Thu Jun 02, 2022 7:40 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Capri Club Magazine Late?
Replies: 87
Views: 9165

Re: Capri Club Magazine Late?

Glad to say it's come at last. Good job I didn't ask something difficult! Did it come with a free gift ? :beer: Hehe, yes Jason, the brown envelope it came in! In fact, I do wish they would stop sending it in the usual see-through bag, as it advertises the fact that we have a Capri doesn't it? I ge...
by Peter-S
Wed Jun 01, 2022 9:48 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

Fordoholic Nick wrote: Wed Jun 01, 2022 5:04 pm
Peter-S wrote: Mon May 30, 2022 5:07 pm
Going to
Peter-S wrote: Mon May 30, 2022 5:07 pm.pull it off
Major_Tom wrote: Tue May 31, 2022 9:05 pm when taking the old girl
Peter-S wrote: Mon May 30, 2022 8:09 pm in the cockpit
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Surely I can have a good time, it is a jubilee after all :lol:
by Peter-S
Mon May 30, 2022 8:09 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

Jasonmarie wrote: Mon May 30, 2022 6:53 pm
Andrew 2.8i wrote: Mon May 30, 2022 5:34 pm
Bug wrote: Mon May 30, 2022 3:09 pm I opened this expecting to see Ru Paul
Peter-S wrote: Mon May 30, 2022 5:07 pm Hope I can pull it off :lol:
:shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
:lol:

Andrew.
:lol: :lol: :roll:
I think it’s pilots talk :lol: :lol:
Too much time in the cockpit do think :? :lol:
by Peter-S
Mon May 30, 2022 5:07 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The queens fly over .
Replies: 32
Views: 628

Re: The queens fly over .

I just got a message from “ Pinto Nick “ saying that Peter is flying a spitfire over London for the Queen , just thought I would post up the flyover path of Peter and his team that Nick sent . https://www.military-airshows.co.uk/press22/maps/platinumjubilee2022.htm Going to be a busy day. Hope I ca...
by Peter-S
Thu May 26, 2022 10:41 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: FORD CAPRI 3.0S RESTORATION
Replies: 55
Views: 6596

Re: FORD CAPRI 3.0S RESTORATION

Looks like it's going to be awesome - again! Fabulous work.
by Peter-S
Wed May 18, 2022 6:58 am
Forum: Cars For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 3.0s ?
Replies: 1
Views: 248

Re: 3.0s ?

Clearly had replacement wings. Some under bonnet shots would have been good.