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by tazla
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto
Replies: 240
Views: 43702

Re: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto

Haha i fancy restoring a little tractor .i have a mate whos restored one and drives it about clitheroe lancashire
by tazla
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto
Replies: 240
Views: 43702

Re: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto

All the parts are finished now just need to mask the full engine bay as i want to repaint the strut tops :? https://i.postimg.cc/NFLvDYgk/20190711-204633.jpg .wish i could have the parts powdercoated but they need that much filling that the bits of dints etc will show up so il have to paint them ,fr...
by tazla
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto
Replies: 240
Views: 43702

Re: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto

Its garaged andy.but its been outside for 8 months .under a large sort of open shed not good for it.i first put a fleece lined waterproof car cover over it but when i took it off the car was condensating.so i left it off.then i rented a garage but that wasnt the best.ive just moved to a brand spanki...
by tazla
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto
Replies: 240
Views: 43702

Re: Ford capri 1977 3.0s resto

Eyup hope alls well ive decided to ha have a little engine bay spruce up as a few things ,paint etc have gone off a bit.so stripped off what needs doing https://i.postimg.cc/yYnFr0V6/20190703-173736.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/HL8XxKbj/20190703_173759.jpg rubbing down filling priming painting has start...
by tazla
Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Temp sensor bullet connector
Replies: 23
Views: 1874

Re: Temp sensor bullet connector

Been it touch and he has one.ordered summat else as well . 8-)
by tazla
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Temp sensor bullet connector
Replies: 23
Views: 1874

Re: Temp sensor bullet connector

Cheers il give him a go.ive had a few bits off him before.
by tazla
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Temp sensor bullet connector
Replies: 23
Views: 1874

Temp sensor bullet connector

Hi chaps im doing a little clean up of the engine bay as its got a bit tatty since my resto a couple of years back ,with the heat of the engine and a bit of condensation and the car been sat in a lock up has made a few things a bit tatty so i wonder if anyone can help, the wire/bullet conector which...
by tazla
Sun May 26, 2019 8:12 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Swapping final drive in diff
Replies: 3
Views: 360

Re: Swapping final drive in diff

Cheers chaps.il leave it then.when i first got the car it had a new 2.8 gearbox with it but i sold it :roll: as i wanted to keep things original.i think u have to cut the tunnel for the 2.8 to fit which i dont really want to do.thanks mel
by tazla
Sat May 25, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Swapping final drive in diff
Replies: 3
Views: 360

Swapping final drive in diff

Good evening chaps . Not had much input recently as ive been busy and i wish everyone well. So If i fit a shorter final drive in my rear diff (its a 2.8 lsd rear axle) the car is a 3.0 essex engined 4 speeder.will there be a good noticable change in accelleration or am i wasting my time.anyone been ...
by tazla
Mon May 20, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Dans Capri II project.
Replies: 62
Views: 8957

Re: Dans Capri II project.

Eyup dan ive just read this all the way through and its a great read.top work and its going to be a lovely example when finished.i have a mk2 as well.been there done it! Keep up with the good work.mel
by tazla
Tue Mar 19, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Tickover PT 3
Replies: 29
Views: 4445

Re: Tickover PT 3

Cracking job nick and top work from tickover.
:D
by tazla
Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Swaymar Essex bits.
Replies: 3
Views: 401

Re: Swaymar Essex bits.

Couple of hundred to be honest .the capri parts are on their ar$e at the moment.il pick the lot up tmorro :shock:
by tazla
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Hands up who admits to.....
Replies: 15
Views: 837

Re: Hands up who admits to.....

Thanks nick its not mint anymore .she'l get a good cleaning when the weathers better.a local garage will rent me a ramp for a day which will be great.keep the good work up .lovely car uve got mate credit to you :applaud:
by tazla
Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Hands up who admits to.....
Replies: 15
Views: 837

Re: Hands up who admits to.....

Image didnt polish my sump but new shiny nuts fitted. :doh:
by tazla
Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Hands up who admits to.....
Replies: 15
Views: 837

Re: Hands up who admits to.....

New sump nuts i hope :shock:
by tazla
Thu Feb 28, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Capri Wind Tunnel Models
Replies: 8
Views: 575

Re: Capri Wind Tunnel Models

Nice them.and id love the mk2 silver capri. 8-)
by tazla
Tue Jan 29, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Little vid of my car.still alive !
Replies: 31
Views: 1394

Re: Little vid of my car.still alive !

Thanks chaps. I think you should always put your mark on a car.sort of makes it yours.,upgraded the brakes to 2.8 set up.single leaf springs.lsd.
The one thing id love is a vinyl roof. Its the trims i cant get hold of.otherwise id have one fitted.
by tazla
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Little vid of my car.still alive !
Replies: 31
Views: 1394

Re: Little vid of my car.still alive !

Ive been told my boot lock should be silver and the panel behind the number plate should be black.
Image oh and my sills should be black also.not sure on all of em to be honest
by tazla
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Little vid of my car.still alive !
Replies: 31
Views: 1394

Re: Little vid of my car.still alive !

When i finished the resto on my car i couldnt get my head round it.i spent a week thinking about it.and was really close to putting them on to read 3.0s on both sides.then thought better.i personally thing it doesnt look right but heyho.