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by Major_Tom
Sun Sep 25, 2022 1:35 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)
Replies: 38
Views: 1143

Re: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)

Hi everyone, I'm reallly :sorry: but i cant make it, ive got a stinking cold and flu! Least its not covid :roll: I was supposed to be painting the capri during this week but the illness has set me back days. I cant believe this has happened i was really looking forward to seeing you all again :cry:...
by Major_Tom
Fri Sep 23, 2022 1:26 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)
Replies: 38
Views: 1143

Re: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)

On the way, see you all soon!
by Major_Tom
Thu Sep 22, 2022 1:07 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Electric fuel pump
Replies: 18
Views: 163

Re: Electric fuel pump

Would fitting a non-return valve in the fuel line be an easier and cheaper option? Tried one but it’s not very satisfactory, there’s still some drain back after a couple of weeks, it’s a random aluminium unit that looks a bit naff and just leaves another join in the fuel pipe (which I’ve just repla...
by Major_Tom
Thu Sep 22, 2022 11:30 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Not a Capri but very cool....
Replies: 10
Views: 145

Re: Not a Capri but very cool....

Rats don't get made.. they just happen.
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 21, 2022 12:23 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The Queen RIP
Replies: 43
Views: 713

Re: The Queen RIP

Apparently she did a really funny impression of Concorde coming in to land :lol:

https://www.thesun.co.uk/fabulous/11083 ... -concorde/
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 6:32 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The Queen RIP
Replies: 43
Views: 713

Re: The Queen RIP

Fordoholic Nick wrote: Wed Sep 14, 2022 4:21 pm
https://youtu.be/8hzQsvxtLTM
:lol: :lol: :lol: 👍
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 4:31 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ultra rare models
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Re: Ultra rare models

Andrew 2.8i wrote: Fri Sep 09, 2022 7:28 am
Jasonmarie wrote: Wed Sep 07, 2022 9:55 am Is it the 3 sheep on the hill in the back are all named after ford cars ?
I thought Dolly was named after a Triumph? :lol:

Andrew.
Yes, a triumph of cloning technology.
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Ultra rare models
Replies: 11
Views: 324

Re: Ultra rare models

Andrew 2.8i wrote: Fri Sep 09, 2022 7:28 am
Jasonmarie wrote: Wed Sep 07, 2022 9:55 am Is it the 3 sheep on the hill in the back are all named after ford cars ?
I thought Dolly was named after a Triumph? :lol:

Andrew.
A triumph of cloning technology.
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 4:30 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)
Replies: 38
Views: 1143

Re: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)

Ten day warning! The BUMM(ER) occurs in ten days gents and gentesses! If anybody wishes to make a last minute decision to pop by they won't be able to, as it would appear the location is subject to the official secrets act! Andrew. PM me for le location monsieur. The last venue mysteriously went up...
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 2:12 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The Queen RIP
Replies: 43
Views: 713

Re: The Queen RIP

No offence intended, but as John Lydon wrote recently " I've got no animosity against anyone of the Royal family. Never did. It's the institution of it that bothers me and the assumption that I'm to pay for it" I have to smile at Mr Lydon, I suspect that he didn't do too badly from his as...
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 9:30 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Signal Amber Mk2 2.0S
Replies: 12
Views: 1454

Re: Signal Amber Mk2 2.0S

Sorry about my colleagues, they have gone mad. Buy it! :lol:
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 9:28 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Hello...lost laser making a comeback
Replies: 51
Views: 9637

Re: Hello...lost laser making a comeback

Good show old chap! Top hole!
by Major_Tom
Wed Sep 14, 2022 9:21 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)
Replies: 38
Views: 1143

Re: Belated Unseasonal Motor Meet (Eastern Region)

Ten day warning! The BUMM(ER) occurs in ten days gents and gentesses!
by Major_Tom
Tue Sep 13, 2022 9:13 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The Queen RIP
Replies: 43
Views: 713

Re: The Queen RIP

No offence intended, but as John Lydon wrote recently " I've got no animosity against anyone of the Royal family. Never did. It's the institution of it that bothers me and the assumption that I'm to pay for it" As I said no offence was intended but I believe both sides of the coin should ...
by Major_Tom
Tue Sep 13, 2022 2:12 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The Queen RIP
Replies: 43
Views: 713

Re: The Queen RIP

IMG-20220909-WA0007.jpg I appreciate your sentiment. Thank you. But no military person would kneel for this! We would stand rigidly, immovably to attention, with heads bowed, as a final mark of respect to 'the boss'. Not 'my boss' I'm afraid. I expect Martin swore an oath of allegiance to the Queen...
by Major_Tom
Sun Sep 11, 2022 1:42 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Ace Cafe 2022
Replies: 4
Views: 396

Re: Ace Cafe 2022

Good to see The Fat Capri still around! Great pics there 👍
by Major_Tom
Sun Sep 11, 2022 12:40 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Can anyone help please...
Replies: 8
Views: 204

Re: Can anyone help please...

Did the previous owner drive a Seat?
by Major_Tom
Fri Sep 09, 2022 4:04 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Rocker Cover - Any Model
Replies: 22
Views: 908

Re: Rocker Cover - Any Model

pbar wrote: Thu Sep 08, 2022 9:24 pm A thousand thank you's Tom, arrived and all fine and dandy. Very pleased with that, appreciated.
No worries, put up a few pics of it once completed!
by Major_Tom
Fri Sep 09, 2022 4:03 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: The Queen RIP
Replies: 43
Views: 713

Re: The Queen RIP

Sad times indeed gents.