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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Early motor show car worth anything ?
Replies: 4
Views: 250
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Re: Early motor show car worth anything ?

mgcjag wrote:
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:49 pm
Do you mean putting up for sale? ......Steve
Hi yes . Thanks for pointing that out ...... flippin pridoctive tixt :banghead:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Dec 13, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Early motor show car worth anything ?
Replies: 4
Views: 250
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Early motor show car worth anything ?

So I've got a Freind who may be putting up for sale her early 4.2 E Type that was originally purchased by Mark Miller the known 60s E Type fan who was renowned for buying the motor show cars. This car does indeed have in crayon written somewhere on the car " show " . The car is very clean. ( not con...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Clutch plate stuck in disengaged position?
Replies: 14
Views: 451
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Re: Clutch plate stuck in disengaged position?

:yeahthat:
Pop car up in air and with an assistant see if actuator arm goes in and out with clutch pedal movement ??
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: General
Topic: Nut and bolt guy
Replies: 4
Views: 313
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Re: Nut and bolt guy

Thanks for the reminder ? I was helping a guy with a series 1 out in Italy
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: General
Topic: Nut and bolt guy
Replies: 4
Views: 313
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Nut and bolt guy

Hi all who's the flippin nut and bolt guy that does absolutely every thing . WP ?? Someone ??? Anyone got his web site details ,Cheers for any ideas
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: E Type equals what other classic
Replies: 28
Views: 991
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Re: E Type equals what other classic

Cor the last time I rode a bike it was tee shirt and jeans . And on the whole only used the back wheel . You got to love an RD 350 LC ....... But I was a lot more invincible in them days :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue Dec 04, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Series 1 been in the garage for 40 years!!
Replies: 2
Views: 298
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Re: Series 1 been in the garage for 40 years!!

Reconmission it mechanically and smoke it around as it is ...... not many left like that now .
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See this at the side of the road recently well hard

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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: E Type equals what other classic
Replies: 28
Views: 991
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Re: E Type equals what other classic

Simon ...... ironically I was sitting in the barbers ( waiting for him to cut round my backwards baseball cap ) when I wrote this :bigrin: :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: General
Topic: E Type equals what other classic
Replies: 28
Views: 991
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E Type equals what other classic

So is it me or is there a " thing" going on where if you have an E your have a Corvette too ? Just something I've noticed along the way , or secondly there seams to be an E and frogeye crossover "thing" aswell going on , any thoughts ??? :scratchheadyellow:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: “Someday is almost here“
Replies: 2
Views: 341
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Re: “Someday is almost here“

Hi . Welcome you won't regret it . Yeah and plenty of photos
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Pictures of your stolen E-type for a news story in Classic Cars magazine
Replies: 5
Views: 550
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Re: Pictures of your stolen E-type for a news story in Classic Cars magazine

Classic car theft Sadly does seem to be on the up at the moment , but the more publicity the better . You really do have to expect your classic to be stolen every time You leave it and really think where and when you leave it ? Sort of keeping yourself on your toes , trying to think like a classic c...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lost parts in restoration
Replies: 11
Views: 752
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Re: Lost parts in restoration

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Woohoo I'd searched the east,west,and sarf wings of my house and then I finally find it in the basement of my wife's undecorated dolls house ...... I knew it was somewhere safe :lol:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Clip-On Bullet Mirror
Replies: 12
Views: 559
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Re: Clip-On Bullet Mirror

Hi , no it just slipped in between the felt and the door frame and doesn't restrict the up and down of the window
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Clip-On Bullet Mirror
Replies: 12
Views: 559
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Re: Clip-On Bullet Mirror

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Another one for the Tex mirror got it yesterday up at the NEC went for the round one as there isn't really a straight shape on the car bought from these people
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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: DVLA problems
Replies: 9
Views: 455
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Re: DVLA problems

Well the DVLA seem to make the rules up as they go along. After refusing my 1st application over the difference of an I and a 1 they then gave me a year earlier than the car was 1st built and regerstered on ..... oh then the car was apperantly tax excempt for regerstring , taxing ,and driving on roa...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Nov 11, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: jacking points and axle stand locations
Replies: 17
Views: 7003
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Re: jacking points and axle stand locations

Just thinking out loud but the hard wood for the front picture frame , don't a couple of the usual companies actually sell a piece that is designed to be bolted in there , so it's always there ready to be used ???
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Clip-On Bullet Mirror
Replies: 12
Views: 559
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Re: Clip-On Bullet Mirror

Hi . I'm afraid the car builder do not fit . I even Took my door frame down there when I was building the car . And went through there extensive range of mirrors and none fitted . Shame really as they usually have something that works
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: out on the open road
Replies: 5
Views: 378
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Re: out on the open road

https://i.postimg.cc/rwRcS0bb/20181104-114837.jpg Hi Robbie , it's a 69 FHC that I've completely cloned into series 1 with Ali bonnet ,doors, and tail gate along with steel widen rear quaters the interior is pretty sparce too just a rollcage and lightweight seats . The engine is a 4.2 with head wor...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Nov 04, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: out on the open road
Replies: 5
Views: 378
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out on the open road

http://youtu.be/k21PJhA2A38 pleased with how its going , not thrashing it to within an inch of its life yet , just running it on the torque , also very pleased with the handling, it feels very neutral and i can feel where the front wheels are , and incase anyone is wondering all speed limits were ad...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Nov 03, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: checking lsd works
Replies: 6
Views: 389
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Re: checking lsd works

No risk assessment from me living life on the edge ..... I went round so many times my cap ended up naturally backwards on my head 8-)