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Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Mon Dec 03, 2018 9:53 pm
by Jasonmarie
Just seen this on KFC web site , https://youtu.be/MOp2xNXR3xU
I could have bought one of these in 92 using my grandads ford employees discount and Marie made me move house . I would have kept the Capri as it was used for work ,and Marie would have used this .
Don’t get me going when we had kids as I was going for the first child born in 2000 “ Marie was 12 days late these woman just don’t know how easy they have it . OMG “ the first thing said when I went to work there goes your dream car .....
but 3 kids later and the dog , cat & fish I got my Capri back again ..... happy days . :beer:

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 3:54 pm
by Jasonmarie
So that big question how much are our cars worth ? Look what this made https://www.classiccarauctions.co.uk/fo ... -2-0-laser

Thoughts ladies and gents .....

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 4:33 pm
by andyd
Jasonmarie wrote:So that big question how much are our cars worth ? Look what this made https://www.classiccarauctions.co.uk/fo ... -2-0-laser

Thoughts ladies and gents .....

Strong money, but a very nice car...And low miles, low owner and original paint/bodywork are what many people want so will pay more for them.
Cars like this are always a good guide to value your own car for insurance purposes :)

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 6:21 pm
by Jasonmarie
Madness really I will have a chat with nick and see what he is going to do . Insurance is due end of Feb so will ring them and ask . I think you 2.8i boys should up yours as well . I do wonder if they pay out what they agree ?

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 7:15 pm
by andyd
Jasonmarie wrote:Madness really I will have a chat with nick and see what he is going to do . Insurance is due end of Feb so will ring them and ask . I think you 2.8i boys should up yours as well . I do wonder if they pay out what they agree ?

My agreed value runs for 2 years and states that if the form or pics I sent in are misrepresented, then they will be revoked and I will only get the market value.
The car was insured with the same company by the previous keeper, and quite a considerable amount more than I paid for it and the current value....Nice to know I should have no trouble increasing it next time or before if required :)

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Tue Dec 04, 2018 10:35 pm
by Jasonmarie
That was lucky with yours I am with admiral classic car what will be up in feb so will need to do some more pictures . Might ask for a quote with a few big names in the classic car magazines ..... :beer:
Of note looking forward to seeing your Capri next year Andy I think we are all going to the Brooklands .

Andrew is quite tonight , I bet he is polishing all the brass and silver in the house with his new toy :lol:

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:06 am
by andyd
Jasonmarie wrote:That was lucky with yours I am with admiral classic car what will be up in feb so will need to do some more pictures . Might ask for a quote with a few big names in the classic car magazines ..... :beer:
Of note looking forward to seeing your Capri next year Andy I think we are all going to the Brooklands .

Andrew is quite tonight , I bet he is polishing all the brass and silver in the house with his new toy :lol:

Try Brentacre Insurance https://www.brentacre.co.uk/classic-car-insurance/

I hope to be at Brooklands and possibly National Day too....

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:06 am
by Jasonmarie
Cheers for that Andy yes I will give them a go also there form is more straight forward . Yes would be great to meet up mate .

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:46 am
by andyd
Jasonmarie wrote:Cheers for that Andy yes I will give them a go also there form is more straight forward . Yes would be great to meet up mate .

I wasn't impressed with their breakdown option of recovery only, so I took out the Start Rescue 3 star policy to run alongside https://www.startrescue.co.uk/breakdown-cover

Yes roll on Springtime and get out and about :drive: :cheers:

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:15 pm
by Jasonmarie
I used the RAC and it worked out cheap , also I was talking with somebody who said you can pay monthly so I might go down that route .

Yes roll on spring time the weather has yet again been wet cold and wet again here i am hoping we have a really mild winter so I can get the Capri out early nextyear for a good run I noticed the Capri club international event is May 12th so will be going then ....

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:03 pm
by andyd
Jasonmarie wrote:I noticed the Capri club international event is May 12th so will be going then ....

Their site is down again :headscratch:
That's a little later than usual, and painfully close to a local show :? I will have to confirm at a later date....

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:19 pm
by Andrew 2.8i
Jasonmarie wrote:So that big question how much are our cars worth ? Look what this made https://www.classiccarauctions.co.uk/fo ... -2-0-laser

Thoughts ladies and gents .....

That does look like a nice car. As Andy says, people will pay a premium for such a good original condition car.

Andrew.

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 10:09 pm
by Jasonmarie
andyd wrote:
Jasonmarie wrote:I noticed the Capri club international event is May 12th so will be going then ....

Their site is down again :headscratch:
That's a little later than usual, and painfully close to a local show :? I will have to confirm at a later date....


Andy your miss out on the live show of Andrews Tea Towel also I think you can have your picture taken with it , between you and me iam only going to see the Tea Towel with my autograph book :doh:
Also best wheel spin event and put £20 on your windscreen to win a gold trophy. :beer:

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:11 pm
by Andrew 2.8i
Jasonmarie wrote:Andy your miss out on the live show of Andrews Tea Towel also I think you can have your picture taken with it , between you and me iam only going to see the Tea Towel with my autograph book :doh:

Is £5 a photo too much to ask, do you think? :D

Andrew.

Re: Nice eBay 2.8i

Posted: Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:01 pm
by Jasonmarie
:lol: cheaper then Santa pictures