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by andyd
Mon May 17, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Mates 2.8
Replies: 4
Views: 108

Re: Mates 2.8

That’s great , also I bet he paid penny’s back in 2013 :lol: , nice one andy your have to keep us informed how he gets on Hi JM, He bought it from his Dad about 10 years ago, can't remember what he paid but a bargain now. He's also into BMWs and does track days, so knowing him he will change his mi...
by andyd
Mon May 17, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Mates 2.8
Replies: 4
Views: 108

Mates 2.8

He picked this up yesterday after 7 years in a barn, I took it there with him in 2014! Inked186510270_10165322737395637_3848644861091444006_n_LI.jpg C reg, think he's the 3rd owner and it's done around 55k from new. He plans to restore it having collected many new and good used parts several years a...
by andyd
Thu May 06, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

supercolor635cl_open_1024x.jpg Speak for yourself Andy - I've been taking this on holiday with me for a few years and take shots with me wherever I can! So far I have polaroids of Naples, Rome, Amsterdam, Cornwall, Majorca, Manchester, London... probably several more that I have forgotten! :cool: I...
by andyd
Wed May 05, 2021 2:37 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

Nice camera talk :) These envelopes used to give anticipation, excitement and fun, all in one! https://www.telford-live.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/gone-but-not-forgotten-640x445.jpg Yes my parents still have there pictures in the returned envelopes :cool: Or you took your film to Boots :) With ...
by andyd
Sun May 02, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Paint codes
Replies: 8
Views: 264

Re: Paint codes

Forest Green over Crystal Green.

You should have a sticker(s) on the boot floor to the left of spare wheel with the paint codes XSC----
by andyd
Fri Apr 30, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

Jasonmarie wrote:
Fri Apr 30, 2021 9:16 am
andyd wrote:
Fri Apr 30, 2021 5:07 am
Don't recall any particular one, but I remember listening to the police on a certain frequency.
Was that a “ message in a bottle “ or “ Walking on the moon “ ? :lol:
Endless wit :wave:
by andyd
Fri Apr 30, 2021 5:07 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

Don't recall any particular one, but I remember listening to the police on a certain frequency.
by andyd
Wed Apr 28, 2021 7:31 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Brookland unused 25+ years
Replies: 2
Views: 209

Re: Brookland unused 25+ years

Welcome aboard Are you looking to just get it running, recommission & use it or does it need a partial or full on restoration ? Depending on what you need will help with recommendations. North of Brum I would recommend either Martin at Capri gear or Steve at SM classic car restorations, probably be...
by andyd
Sat Apr 24, 2021 5:18 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

Hi Andy , just bought that Steinman bad for good cd , from the UK . £8.13 or 15 bucks nz inc postage , beats me how they can make money at that price . I had a Steinman lp years ago , bout meatloaf time , cant remember what it was tho , maybe this will be a blast from the past. Cheers for the promp...
by andyd
Fri Apr 23, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

D366Y wrote:
Fri Apr 23, 2021 12:16 pm
First thread to reach 1000 posts!!
:applaud:
:woot: Been here from the start November 2016 :)

Well done Mr Pbar, great thread :cheers:
by andyd
Fri Apr 23, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

Peter-S wrote:
Fri Apr 23, 2021 11:38 am
andyd wrote:
Fri Apr 23, 2021 11:16 am

As for Biggles and other :headscratch: :headscratch:
A more worthy mention maybe would be Jim Steinman passing this week
:shock:

I didn't know that!
by andyd
Fri Apr 23, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

some who have passed did so at the hands of others , Kurt Cobain , Amy Winehouse to name a couple . I thought they just O.D`d? Unless you know something we don`t ;) ;) I notice not one of you mentioned the passing of Biggie and Tupac, I find that very strange. :lol: Of course Cobain shot himself, I...
by andyd
Fri Apr 23, 2021 7:47 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

I liked some of the songs at the time and had a book or two, but then again I liked alot of bands with guitars and drums :) Funny, I was only watching a Youtube video about them last week and realised Alan had died in 2018. RIP Les, 65 is no age I'm sure the true fans around the world are devastate...
by andyd
Fri Apr 23, 2021 5:13 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 1035
Views: 133022

Re: Who Remembers?

I liked some of the songs at the time and had a book or two, but then again I liked alot of bands with guitars and drums :) Funny, I was only watching a Youtube video about them last week and realised Alan had died in 2018. RIP Les, 65 is no age I'm sure the true fans around the world are devastated...
by andyd
Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Priceless!
Replies: 2
Views: 180

Priceless!

by andyd
Mon Apr 12, 2021 6:48 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: New member
Replies: 23
Views: 861

Re: New member

:welcome:

There is a great wealth of knowledge/advice on here should you need it!

:goodluck:
by andyd
Sun Apr 04, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Fan belts from Tickover
Replies: 18
Views: 694

Re: Fan belts from Tickover

I had issues when I did mine, there are 2 sizes; Gates 6219MC 975mm Gates 6267MC 988mm Don't forget the OP has a 2 litre. Tickover show the 6263MC, which is 865mm, as the belt they supply for the 2.0. According to the manufacturer's website, that is the correct part. Andrew. Hi Andrew, I just reali...
by andyd
Sun Apr 04, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Fan belts from Tickover
Replies: 18
Views: 694

Re: Fan belts from Tickover

I had issues when I did mine, there are 2 sizes;
Gates 6219MC 975mm
Gates 6267MC 988mm

Tried them both and went with the 988mm but still a right pain in the a**e and still had to remove alternator :(

:goodluck:
by andyd
Sat Apr 03, 2021 5:17 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Window channel felt
Replies: 4
Views: 299

Re: Window channel felt

When mine was damaged I wound down the window, eased trim from the recess cut off the damage and pulled the channel up about 2 inches side and top and pushed back into place. I'm sure it would pull out and slide back in with the window down, albeit probably not the correct procedure :?

:goodluck: