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by Fordoholic Nick
Wed May 05, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Paint codes
Replies: 8
Views: 158

Re: Paint codes

I must be lucky mine is pretty much bang on :lol: 1932 is the code for Ford Lacquer Red and I think the A on the end of mine might denote a different shade of the colour as I think I seen 1932B code too which is Lacquer Red as well. Someone might know more of the significance of the letter A but as ...
by Fordoholic Nick
Mon May 03, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Twin 45s Dhla and dipstick
Replies: 4
Views: 104

Re: Twin 45s Dhla and dipstick

Just as Paul has said just twist and 'adapt' the dipstick tube so it's just out of the way. When Tickover fitted my 45s Gus just had to adapt mine slightly so it just sits down by the side of the carbs. It's a tad fiddly to get to but you can.. Pulls out easy enough to check the oil. You might just ...
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Apr 16, 2021 2:08 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New member
Replies: 17
Views: 516

Re: New member

I wanted to order the front window and they tell me that there are two models, one that measures 52.2 cm (20.5 inches) and the other that measures 53 cm (20.8 inches) , measuring from the center of the glass. How can I know which model it is without disassembling it? Hi, Welcome to this forum mate....
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Mar 20, 2021 1:21 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Ford capri laser 2.0 or capri 2.8i ???
Replies: 37
Views: 1500

Re: Ford capri laser 2.0 or capri 2.8i ???

caprikid61 wrote:
Sun Mar 07, 2021 5:13 pm
Hi Folks, looking to purchase a capri in the next few weeks, but not sure to go for the same as I owned before 2.0 laser or a 2.8i.
Pinto :)
by Fordoholic Nick
Mon Mar 15, 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

Grumsum wrote:
Mon Mar 15, 2021 5:26 pm
Nick
Sorry for your loss
I too lost my mum and share with you what a friend sent to me

"Dont Cry That Its Over.....Smile That It Happened

Be well Nick

Very Best
Graham

Thank you so much Graham. Lovely words mate
by Fordoholic Nick
Mon Mar 15, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

Not_Anumber wrote:
Mon Mar 15, 2021 2:58 pm
I am sorry to hear of your loss Nick.
Its a few years since i lost my mum, as others have said you never stop missing her but you will get used to coping as time goes on.
Thanks so much for your very kind words mate
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Mar 14, 2021 8:11 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

mjcapri wrote:
Sun Mar 14, 2021 4:08 pm

My thoughts are with you today Nick incidentally.
Thank you so much Wayne. Its been an extremely tough day for many reasons so I do really appreciate the thought.
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Mar 13, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

ESSEXV6ESSEX wrote:
Sat Mar 13, 2021 10:48 am
Sorry to hear that Nick. Never a consolation but time is a great healer. All the best.
Thank you very much
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Mar 12, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

Noel wrote:
Fri Mar 12, 2021 9:23 am
Very sorry to hear this Nick, thoughts are with you.

Noel.
Andrew 2.8i wrote:
Fri Mar 12, 2021 8:18 am
Nick,
So sorry to hear of your loss.
My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

Andrew.
Thanks very much guys. This is very much appreciated
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Mar 12, 2021 1:29 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

I'm so sorry to hear that Nick, I hope the picture below helps in someway - it was sent to me when my Mum passed away Take care mate https://i.postimg.cc/htQZDKmC/IMG-20190210-WA0009.jpg Wayne, Thanks very much mate. What an amazing picture this is. I do believe this mate, it's just so hard to acce...
by Fordoholic Nick
Thu Mar 11, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

Only just seen your sad news, truly horrible time for you & your family, fingers very firmly crossed for your dad ;) Thanks very much mate. Really kind words and very much appreciated. Mate this fucking evil covid is just destroying lives and families all over. I'm just surrounded by the grief it i...
by Fordoholic Nick
Thu Mar 11, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

Re: My mum

Thank you all so very much for all your very kind words re my mum. It really means alot to me. I'm just totally devestated and miss her so much.
by Fordoholic Nick
Wed Mar 10, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: My mum
Replies: 29
Views: 1116

My mum

Hi all, My life's been turned upside down. I lost my mum couple of days ago to covid. Just devestating news and am just broken with grief at the moment. Was not able to visit my parents in Yorkshire due to the restrictions so last time I actually seen mum was way back in June and that was only for a...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sun Mar 07, 2021 12:32 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: First drive out since last year
Replies: 8
Views: 347

Re: First drive out since last year

Your Capri looks great Nick :cool: Advantage of a modern :ford: I can drive this all year round :) 5.jpg Thanks Andy :) Wow your Mustang looks stunning fella. Jesus look at the size of it :lol: :lol: :lol: Bet that ruffles a few net curtains when you fire it up :lol: and bet its amazing to drive to...
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Mar 06, 2021 1:15 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Spam Mail...
Replies: 5
Views: 278

Re: Spam Mail...

But seems like Pinto my pet Chipmunk seems to like it somewhat....

https://youtu.be/MpHh_z96UpA
by Fordoholic Nick
Sat Mar 06, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Spam Mail...
Replies: 5
Views: 278

Spam Mail...

So I been getting quite a lot of Spam Mail on my yahoo recently but you can imagine my surprise when Jason sent me some too....in the post.!!!! :lol: :lol:

Image

Spam Mail...... What is he like !!!! :lol:
by Fordoholic Nick
Fri Mar 05, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: First drive out since last year
Replies: 8
Views: 347

First drive out since last year

As title I got B112 out for the first drive since prob last November. Ran very well and almost forgot how good those 45s sound although they deffo prefer to be opened up than sit in traffic :lol: :lol: Took this photo before parking back up in garage... https://i.postimg.cc/zG6ZxcBB/IMG-20210305-144...
by Fordoholic Nick
Thu Mar 04, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Capri Club Magazine Late?
Replies: 55
Views: 4188

Re: Capri Club Magazine Late?

Jasonmarie wrote:
Thu Mar 04, 2021 3:27 pm
Also you can’t beat a “ Pink Lady “ :lol: :lol:
:shock: :shock: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Fordoholic Nick
Thu Mar 04, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Capri Club Magazine Late?
Replies: 55
Views: 4188

Re: Capri Club Magazine Late?

What a surprise this morning when my CCI magazine hit the mat but only problem is it’s for a 2.8i owner . Just message me and I will send on :lol: :lol: :lol: https://i.postimg.cc/vBc2LqJG/28-A6-A098-43-F4-4-A69-9-FEF-E136-A0-F7-E599.jpg Not surprised you don't need these fella, that knob enlarger ...
by Fordoholic Nick
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New Car Programme on TV Soon
Replies: 644
Views: 73062

Re: New Car Programme on TV Soon

Actually ,not that surprized he didnt like them ,probly wears fishnets under his big boy pants . :gay: Hamish, according to Jason wearing fishnets under pants is very comfortable and stops any unwanted rash burns !! He keeps sending me an invitation to join a facebook group he is a member of called...