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by T.M.
Wed Feb 10, 2021 5:34 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Don't make adverts like this anymore...
Replies: 9
Views: 203

Re: Don't make adverts like this anymore...

Major_Tom wrote:
Tue Feb 09, 2021 9:20 pm
Thats because they never made adverts like that, its a parody :whistle:
Then I'm happy.
But are you sure? America is a land of unlimited possibilities. :lol:


Tom
by T.M.
Wed Feb 10, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Pda.autos wrote:
Wed Feb 10, 2021 5:12 pm
Glacier over caspian, used to alternate between standard wheels and brooklands wheels
Looks good too.
I prefer 7x13 4 spoke RS now, but pepperpots waiting in the attic. ;)


Tom
by T.M.
Wed Feb 10, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Pda.autos wrote:
Wed Feb 10, 2021 12:17 pm
My other 2.8 brought from Peter Vaughan
Mmm, nice colour! 8-)


Tom
by T.M.
Tue Feb 09, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Don't make adverts like this anymore...
Replies: 9
Views: 203

Re: Don't make adverts like this anymore...

I agree Nick.
It's the worst advert i've ever seen.


Tom
by T.M.
Tue Feb 09, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Looks good as well Is that glacier blue? I used to own a glacier blue over caspian blue 2.8 As well as my black 2.8 and an XR2 I brought it from the actor Peter Vaughan Who played Grouty in porridge Lovely car and great guy He sold it to buy an RS turbo escort Yes, glacier blue. ;) In fact it shoul...
by T.M.
Mon Feb 08, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Are you thinking of getting ford lamps? I found a third lamp and brought that as well Just in case a stone breaks one. Lamps found in cypress and brackets in wales Probably no, it would be too much expensive for me, I think. I'm curious, because some time ago I tried to find correct dimensions of o...
by T.M.
Sun Feb 07, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Pda.autos wrote:
Sun Feb 07, 2021 4:42 pm
Part number is 5010062
It is 17.5 cm is Y and 8.5 cm X
Thanks a lot!

Looks great! ;)


Tom
by T.M.
Sun Feb 07, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Pda.autos wrote:
Sun Feb 07, 2021 3:13 pm
Picture of the fog lamp and mounting
I do have the pair
Thank you. ;)
Which part number has this fog light? And please could you send me dimensions X and Y of fog light glass?


Tom
by T.M.
Sun Feb 07, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Jasonmarie wrote:
Sun Feb 07, 2021 2:15 pm
I did think there was something wrong with the picture so it’s left hand one :lol: :lol:
Sorry for that. :whistle:


Tom
by T.M.
Sun Feb 07, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Pda.autos wrote:
Sat Feb 06, 2021 4:37 pm
Tried to load pictures but keeps telling me file is to large?
Try to make it smaller. How much MBytes is one picture?

I made few attempts to attached photo and it should be smaller than 2MB.


Tom
by T.M.
Sun Feb 07, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

That looks different to mine as I have the blank for a choke as well ? Is the 280 dash black ? As I have the grill the 2.8 have on mine but in grey guess it must fit in one of these two holes ? https://i.postimg.cc/zf94Mh38/29-C1-A0-A0-48-F9-4468-8-E21-7907-EDCAD69-B.jpg I forgot to write that pict...
by T.M.
Sat Feb 06, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Jasonmarie wrote:
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:58 pm
That was quick best of luck fitting switch goes left hand side in the pre cut hole that your note when you drop the panel .
Which pre cut hole is correct? There is two:
https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/W9kAAOSw ... -l1600.jpg


Tom
by T.M.
Sat Feb 06, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 952
Views: 116987

Re: Who Remembers?

And this is high quality song too. :lol:

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


Tom
by T.M.
Thu Feb 04, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Great. ;-)


Tom
by T.M.
Thu Feb 04, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Pda.autos wrote:
Thu Feb 04, 2021 5:52 pm
Just to say thanks fo the pictures Tom
Been really handy to source parts with part numbers
Regards
You're welcome! ;)
Could you put here few pictures of fog lights and brackets, please?


Tom
by T.M.
Thu Feb 04, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Car drive height from lowest point on chassis.
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: Car drive height from lowest point on chassis.

Need to test this when car is back to it's own tires. Front should be then -1" since front springs are 220lbs -1 I am more worries about rear height being too low. I have double SS-exhaust and Caltracs that are quite low and exhaust going to otherside under gearbox. Maybe front should be same, beca...
by T.M.
Thu Feb 04, 2021 5:23 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

Jasonmarie wrote:
Wed Feb 03, 2021 6:15 pm
Must have the right switch .


Image
Yep, and place it to right position. ;)
by T.M.
Wed Feb 03, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Capri driving lights
Replies: 45
Views: 911

Re: Capri driving lights

HI,
it was quick. ;)

But find brackets will be probably harder. And what about fog light switch? Do you have one?


Tom
by T.M.
Wed Feb 03, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Car drive height from lowest point on chassis.
Replies: 8
Views: 183

Re: Car drive height from lowest point on chassis.

What is stock ride height for 2.8i and 3000 GTXL? Hi, I don't have dimensions for ride height, but only this: Dimensions from ground to top of wheelarch for 2.8i (on 205/60 VR13 tyres inflated to 1,95bar) with 1/2 tank of fuel should be: Front - 22" - 22.5" Rear - 22.5" - 23" From John Miles chassi...
by T.M.
Sat Jan 30, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: 2 tone paint 2.8i
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Re: 2 tone paint 2.8i

Hi,
I found this, but it isn't factory paint job:
https://www.tradeclassics.com/auctions/ ... injection/

If you scroll down to interior photos, there are plenty from door area.


Tom