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Postby goodeggbob » Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:48 pm

hello all ,i have been a capri owner for more years than i care to remember ,my latest project is a 2.8i resto.i am just making this post to break the ice.i cant believe it has taken me till now to find this forum,but computers are not my strong point.i am looking forward to sharing ideas and gaining some knowledge,thanks,rob. :D

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Re: new member

Postby Jasonmarie » Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:46 pm

Hi Rob welcome to the forum some really great projects and information on here and is worth a good few weeks reading also loads of really good ideals and help to be found .
We love our photos on here so post up your capris pictures and I guess you may have a picture of yours on here if you go to any of the events.
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Re: new member

Postby andyd » Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:13 am

:welcome: Rob,
A great Forum, which is very helpful especially if you have a Capri issue, and it's great that you can share your knowledge here too :)



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Re: new member

Postby goodeggbob » Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:07 am

hi all,going to pick up the capri from paint shop today,will put up some pics later.many thanks for the welcome ,rob. :wave:

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Re: new member

Postby Paul G » Thu Jun 07, 2018 8:09 am

Welcome to the forum Rob.

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Re: new member

Postby Andrew 2.8i » Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:03 pm

Hi Rob,
Welcome to the forum! :agree:
As you've been a Capri owner for many years, it sounds as though you'll be able to make some valuable contributions to the forum.
I look forward to seeing some photos of your pride and joy! If you don't know how to post photos to this forum, info can be found here:
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Re: new member

Postby chris_v888 » Thu Jun 14, 2018 8:25 pm

welcome look forwood to pics and all members will try there hardest to help no matter what good luck with your project? sorry dislexic??

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Re: new member

Postby Fordoholic Nick » Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:38 pm

:welcome: Rob.

Yep as said great forum here fella. Glad you found your way on here and as Chris has said look forward to seeing pics. Just coming out of paint shop sounds very exciting indeed !! Nice one mate.
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Re: new member

Postby goodeggbob » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:25 pm

hi there ,thanks for the welcome everybody.having a bit of a problem getting all the plastics and window trims to look as good as the car but will be there shortly. meanwhile,i am polishing all the bits which look seriously second hand compared to car .thanks,rob. :cheers:

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Re: new member

Postby timfromull » Sun Jul 08, 2018 7:51 pm

:welcome: Rob......
Looking forward to seeing some pics and getting to know you and your project
:cheers: Tim

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