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by andrewg1323
Wed Nov 06, 2013 10:00 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Heater blower motor Q
Replies: 13
Views: 1061

Heater blower motor Q

Assume theres no dramas in fitting new motors form CCI?

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Ford-Capri-mk ... 33870dd8cd
by andrewg1323
Tue Jul 23, 2013 8:38 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: gutted at banger racing
Replies: 42
Views: 4752

Re: gutted at banger racing

Main reason mine got raced I'd swiped so many bits it would have needed a full donor car to put it back on the road, and you're gonna want to find a better car for bits so would never happen Went with crap doors bonnet and tailgate so them alone would cost a chunk of a restored cars value Was amazed...
by andrewg1323
Mon Jul 22, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: gutted at banger racing
Replies: 42
Views: 4752

Re: gutted at banger racing

So anyone here go? I did and the cameo met its demise!
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by andrewg1323
Sun Jul 21, 2013 10:54 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: ONE FOR THE MOT TESTERS-FUEL LINES.
Replies: 7
Views: 711

Re: ONE FOR THE MOT TESTERS-FUEL LINES.

Yup you can do what you like as long as its secure and doesn't leak
by andrewg1323
Tue Jul 02, 2013 11:13 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: gutted at banger racing
Replies: 42
Views: 4752

Re: gutted at banger racing

Keep an eye out for my old zetec shell going round! Sold it far too cheap but needs must and all that, wouldnt have been viable by the time i'd robbed everything i needed off it
by andrewg1323
Mon May 20, 2013 8:52 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: The Daily Driver - 56k no go!
Replies: 56
Views: 9532

Re: The Daily Driver - 56k no go!

Nah no deadlines now just gotta get it done!
Working for myself now so got it in the workshop so everytime i get half hour and some enthusiasm i;m on it!
by andrewg1323
Mon May 20, 2013 8:50 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Drive like a boss....
Replies: 10
Views: 773

Re: Drive like a boss....

Bitches all round? Assume bitches are some chinese tyre?
by andrewg1323
Sat May 18, 2013 9:51 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: The Daily Driver - 56k no go!
Replies: 56
Views: 9532

Re: The Daily Driver - 56k no go!

Found a car on my drive the other today, forgot i owned it, had been sat under a cover since last october with battery still connected, took jump leads in anticipation but turns out i didnt need em the bloody thing only started! Moved to workshop to eventually finish and the 2 were reunited for the ...
by andrewg1323
Sat May 18, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: External Door handles for MOT - ideas please
Replies: 10
Views: 878

Re: External Door handles for MOT - ideas please

You dont need external handles

Your vehicle has a specialist modification, providing it can be opened byt he means designed i.e. your remote its acceptable

Tell your tester to check the manual again :lol: failing that bring it here and i'll test it!
by andrewg1323
Sun May 05, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Wanted: wilwood front brakes
Replies: 1
Views: 328

Re: Wanted: wilwood front brakes

What you calling a fair price? Got 2 pairs of 4 pots arriving this week, just gotta strip em down and check they're ok, appear brand new but sat on an abandoned project but not sure for how long

Obviously no fitting brackets for the capri but no major difficulty to fab some up
by andrewg1323
Sun Apr 28, 2013 3:33 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Found somewhere that does 4-star..
Replies: 28
Views: 2252

Re: Found somewhere that does 4-star..

It'll be LRP
When i used to work int he sticks we sold 4 Star imported from Holland, then health and safety said no so now its all LRP over here made to order in batch, hence we stopped stocking it it was too much money
by andrewg1323
Tue Apr 23, 2013 8:56 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: I've met a woman.....
Replies: 15
Views: 1069

Re: I've met a woman.....

formicophilia? isnt that a love of worktops and other laminated chipboards?
by andrewg1323
Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Message for major Tom.
Replies: 45
Views: 2675

Re: Message for major Tom.

lmao
by andrewg1323
Tue Apr 02, 2013 9:14 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Changed my girly's oil and filter the other day..
Replies: 13
Views: 1054

Re: Changed my girly's oil and filter the other day..

Leave the plugs!
1300's rarely die anyway, tbh oil and water are optional extras in these engines

I drove my old escort 4 miles with no oil or water due to a major overheat and didnt break anything!

Cock of a job when you snap a plug in one though, know several people who have
by andrewg1323
Wed Mar 27, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Drivers seat wanted...
Replies: 2
Views: 502

Re: Drivers seat wanted...

Got the front seats out of the cabaret in the shed, drivers ones got a rip in the base but passengers ok, free if you can be arsed to drive over
by andrewg1323
Thu Mar 21, 2013 10:23 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New checks on MOT
Replies: 17
Views: 1313

Re: New checks on MOT

Speedo is actually checked for illumination, and if its not lit it fails, theres no acual test of its operation
by andrewg1323
Fri Feb 22, 2013 8:45 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Merry Christmas!
Replies: 4
Views: 699

Re: Merry Christmas!

The one that was wedged down side of house http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i105/andrewg1323/A9A980C8-6C72-46E8-96F3-01D47CE0A35F-16166-00001C3E7B30547D.jpg The Workshop http://i70.photobucket.com/albums/i105/andrewg1323/C3CC19D9-38F5-464C-9824-D4A191D5F6A9-16166-00001C3E7364AD4E.jpg http://i70.pho...
by andrewg1323
Mon Feb 11, 2013 10:35 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Merry Christmas!
Replies: 4
Views: 699

Merry Christmas!

Bit late i know but well i;ve been busy :lol: almost forgot the place existed! Been working stupid hours the last 3-4 months doing the dayjob and running my own garage out of hours, as of 11 days ago i;ve been full time on my own! Proper scary! Got myself a nice little barn that can store 12-15 cars...
by andrewg1323
Tue Nov 13, 2012 9:38 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Anyone else going to the all Capri banger meet???
Replies: 7
Views: 953

Re: Anyone else going to the all Capri banger meet???

Meee - Might even race the car, getting bored of it now!
by andrewg1323
Wed Aug 22, 2012 7:17 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New Photo of Everyone
Replies: 18
Views: 2220

Re: New Photo of Everyone

Err only got one of me with the car
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