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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Jun 22, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Subtle stripes fitted
Replies: 11
Views: 414
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Subtle stripes fitted

https://i.postimg.cc/8CB1cRhr/20190622-145035.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/QtYZK0VV/20190622-195227.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/vmXpC3rX/20190622-195235.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/fLVDK6GY/20190622-195205.jpg Yes a lot pleased with the look the colour of the red is very very close to Carmen red
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Bromley pagent ,
Replies: 0
Views: 137
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Bromley pagent ,

Hi all anyone on here going to Bromley pagent car show on Sunday?
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: General
Topic: Low millage
Replies: 0
Views: 171
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Low millage

So A thought crossed my mind . My E has only done 19000 miles from new . (Laid up in 1980 ) and it needed a complete rebuild , and a few mods ,
Anyone had to restore a lower millage one than that , and /or anyone with a megga low millage car out there , ? Just being nosey :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dipstick question
Replies: 10
Views: 464
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Re: Dipstick question

See you hairdressers with ya cabrolet s know all about these beauty products , :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dipstick question
Replies: 10
Views: 464
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Re: Dipstick question

So an update / conclusion, one £1.98 felt ring has now cleaned my E engine up no end with no plumes of oil smoke off manifold :bouncyyellow:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: RIP Norman Dewis
Replies: 12
Views: 738
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RIP Norman Dewis

Just heard some sad news .
Met Norman a few times over the years . Always a pleasure to talk with
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dipstick question
Replies: 10
Views: 464
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Re: Dipstick question

Thanks for advice a couple of different type felt ordered from barratts today
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu Jun 06, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dipstick question
Replies: 10
Views: 464
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Dipstick question

Hi all , should there be a felt or some sort of seal on the dipstick , I'm just getting a bit of wetness around dipstick hole , engine is a fresh build and fine , no blow by from either breather hoses , I can even take cap off with engine running , and no puffing at all , never noticed any wetness o...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue Jun 04, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Daily driver need not be boring
Replies: 5
Views: 350
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Re: Daily driver need not be boring

Heuer wrote:
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:20 pm
Haven't a clue, so what is it?
Nissan 350 z ........ I said they were a bit off radar ...... unless your a real car enthusiast :lol:
No. Seriously V6 with bundles of torque and six speed manual . What's not to like :swerve:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Daily driver need not be boring
Replies: 5
Views: 350
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Daily driver need not be boring

Hi all , bought one of these a few weeks back as a daily use car https://i.postimg.cc/VvhHRwX3/20190511-154904.jpg Yes would recommend, was looking about for something RWD instead of my cooper S as a daily driver and had sort of forgotten about these , lovely tourque v6 3.5 litre engine , and handle...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Wed May 29, 2019 6:01 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: TYRE QUERY
Replies: 10
Views: 715
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Re: TYRE QUERY

Christopher Wrote: Get rid of any 205 tyre . These only work on V12s. On any 6 cylinder car they make it feel like driving a lorry, and in addition there are often problems with fouling the front wheel arches on full lock, and an inability to get the rear wheels on or off the car without deflating ...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Tue May 28, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: 1st sprint in E
Replies: 10
Views: 490
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Re: 1st sprint in E


And yesterday I was back home in my sprite pulling a 1st in class . Yes a good weekend of motorsport

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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Mon May 27, 2019 5:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: 1st sprint in E
Replies: 10
Views: 490
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Re: 1st sprint in E

Well what a day ,ended up 4th in class (10 cars in class ) Very pleased with how car ran and more important how it handled , so responsive and so much feed back , just gutted now that I hadn't fitted my second set of wheels with sticky Avons on I was only half a second off of 3rd place , and to go h...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun May 26, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1st sprint in E
Replies: 10
Views: 490
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Re: 1st sprint in E


Another angle of attack . So chuffed with it
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun May 26, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1st sprint in E
Replies: 10
Views: 490
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1st sprint in E

A bit pleased with how it's going


Bit anoyed with myself now only came for a shake down , but now realise I should of fitted my sticky tyres :banghead:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Thu May 23, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Uprated engine mounts
Replies: 6
Views: 451
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Re: Uprated engine mounts

On an up note the uprated mounts I bought from Rob Beere Racing , fitted a treat , along with all the other uprated parts I bought off him
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sun Apr 28, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: E Type UK drive it day
Replies: 1
Views: 233
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E Type UK drive it day

A big thanks to E Type UK for hosting drive it day in a big loop from their headquaters to there head quaters :seeingstars: With tea and cake aplenty , here s a few photos I took https://i.postimg.cc/50rJ0fQ9/20190428-105239.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/rytsrHVZ/20190428-105252.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/...
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Apr 20, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Open Day April 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 6349
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Re: Open Day April 2019

Jeremy wrote:
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:06 pm
I don't believe Darren weighs 1150 kgs :lol:
Yeah and that was after loosing over 200 Kg :shrug: :bigrin:
by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Open Day April 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 6349
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Re: Open Day April 2019

Totally enjoyable morning ( and I made a few quid on the side , well Arfur Daily did drive a Jag )
Nice to meet you guys and put faces to names , thanks Angus and team ,
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by dal2.0litrefrogeye
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Open Day April 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 6349
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Re: Open Day April 2019

Is it ok to bring a few odds and sods for sale . All cheap , club priced stuff ??