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by T.M.
Sun Feb 18, 2024 4:04 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Boot space
Replies: 11
Views: 312

Re: Boot space

Franky89 wrote: Sat Feb 17, 2024 1:51 pm
And thanks T.M for the booklet pages, it's very handy to have :)
You're welcome. ;)


Tom
by T.M.
Sun Feb 18, 2024 4:02 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Radiator/expansion tank cap
Replies: 6
Views: 6178

Re: Radiator/expansion tank cap

78GB-8100-AA (ERB 34) Surely the `78gb` is the model year for which the part was introduced/modified, so to say "Don't use on Ford cars after 05/1979" seems contradictory? Do not use before would make more sense. If Andrew says it`s the same I wouldn`t worry. Yes, I try it. ;) But it's st...
by T.M.
Sun Feb 18, 2024 4:00 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Radiator/expansion tank cap
Replies: 6
Views: 6178

Re: Radiator/expansion tank cap

Did you buy one, Tom? I compared the ERS 34 to the aftermarket one on my car, and it's identical in every single dimension. They are both rated at 13 psi. I just can't see a reason why it can't be used on the 2.8. After all, it is made to West German specification and it doesn't get more precise th...
by T.M.
Sun Feb 11, 2024 12:13 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Windscreen rubber
Replies: 10
Views: 231

Re: Windscreen rubber

Hi, according to Motomobil, change of screens was in 08/1981 and they have both versions of screens and rubbers on stock: https://www.motomobil.com/en/products?katalog_name=CAPRI&katalog_seite=7&katalog_seite_id=1 https://www.motomobil.com/en/products?katalog_name=CAPRI&katalog_seite=7&a...
by T.M.
Wed Feb 07, 2024 8:40 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Boot space
Replies: 11
Views: 312

Re: Boot space

nemo wrote: Tue Feb 06, 2024 8:19 pm Thanks Tom, not read that before, very interesting!
;)
It is THE article. With complete info, accel test, brake test, etc.
Not like now. Now they tell you about connecting phone to the car and that's it...


Tom
by T.M.
Tue Feb 06, 2024 7:04 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Boot space
Replies: 11
Views: 312

Re: Boot space

Hi and welcome to the forum,
here is an Autocar article about Capri 2.8 Injection from 20.6.1981
On 5th page there are dimensions. ;)


Tom
by T.M.
Thu Feb 01, 2024 2:28 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Great British Engineering
Replies: 13
Views: 399

Re: Great British Engineering

nemo wrote: Thu Feb 01, 2024 8:57 am
Early morning, eyes not fully working yet, I didn`t read that as Anai..... :D
Late afternoon and I have same problem... :D
by T.M.
Mon Jan 22, 2024 6:37 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

;)
by T.M.
Fri Jan 19, 2024 5:41 am
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

Andrew 2.8i wrote: Thu Jan 18, 2024 7:53 pm Nice selection of cars and trucks.
The last photo reminds me of the time that the Japanese no-hoper Taki Inoue was knocked over by the medical car in the Hungarian GP. :lol:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S1cZYO441ig

Andrew.
Famous Tatra performance. :lol: Tatra power! :lowrider:
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 8:41 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: From spa to spa 2023 (CZ)
Replies: 8
Views: 4897

Re: From spa to spa 2023 (CZ)

Jasonmarie wrote: Wed Jan 17, 2024 8:03 pm
T.M. wrote: Wed Jan 17, 2024 3:28 pm
Jasonmarie wrote: Mon Jan 15, 2024 9:08 pm My first car was a bronze MK1 Escort 1300 XL with square headlights , loved that car . Some great pictures .
Looks good. ;)
What's that hanging on the inside rear view mirror?
All might be something a young lady left :lol: :lol: I was only 17 :lol:
:lol:
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 8:40 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

Jasonmarie wrote: Wed Jan 17, 2024 8:01 pm ... Looks a great place to visit
It is. ;)
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 6:24 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

Cars...
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 6:22 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

Cars...
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 6:18 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

trucks...
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 6:17 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

Dakar trucks...
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 6:14 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Tatra museums (Koprivnice CZ)

Tarta museum is in 2 buildings about 1km apart.
Tatra trucks are in new building, Tatra cars are still in old building with oldschool exposition.
Ideal choice for a rainy day. :)


Tom
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 4:48 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Kromeriz meeting 2023 (CZ)
Replies: 8
Views: 10447

Re: Kromeriz meeting 2023 (CZ)

They are surely in air-conditioned garages with Ferraris and Lamborghinis. :)
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 4:46 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Ecce homo historic Sternberk 2023 (CZ)
Replies: 11
Views: 5806

Re: Ecce homo historic Sternberk 2023 (CZ)

And there was also one Skoda 200 RS. Don't know if original or replica. 200 RS was development racing car before 130 RS. More info here: https://www.skoda-storyboard.com/en/press-releases/skoda-180-rs-and-200-rs-1974-rally-cars-from-another-league/ Tom Tom, I would really love to go to the Skoda mu...
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 4:14 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Ecce homo historic Sternberk 2023 (CZ)
Replies: 11
Views: 5806

Re: Ecce homo historic Sternberk 2023 (CZ)

andyd wrote: Tue Jan 16, 2024 11:12 am I do envy your weather or like me you only go out on dry/sunny days :)
Yes, only dry/sunny days, if it's possible. ;)
by T.M.
Wed Jan 17, 2024 3:57 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Ecce homo historic Sternberk 2023 (CZ)
Replies: 11
Views: 5806

Re: Ecce homo historic Sternberk 2023 (CZ)

Some really great cars and turn out , we only have goodwood here where people dress to match there cars . On Goodwood actions (members meeting,...) it looks like almost everybody is dressed period correct including visitors. It's a completely different atmosphere. :) We don't have here any show lik...