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by Simon P
Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Original Late E Series II refresh as it unfolds (Aug 1970 Build)
Replies: 144
Views: 8626
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Re: Original Late E Series II refresh as it unfolds (Aug 1970 Build)

Lost Horizon wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:16 pm
Good eye tho..
That's what the Forum's here for. It's a bit like having a full time analogue ECU.....

:bigrin:
by Simon P
Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:02 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Original Late E Series II refresh as it unfolds (Aug 1970 Build)
Replies: 144
Views: 8626
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Re: Original Late E Series II refresh as it unfolds (Aug 1970 Build)

Oil pressure's a touch on the high side, isn't it?
by Simon P
Thu Jul 05, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Any HENLYS experts?
Replies: 5
Views: 205
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Re: Any HENLYS experts?

Gfhug wrote:
Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:56 am
Simon P wrote:
Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:44 am
(the new registration letter being quite a big deal back in those days).
Not that they are anymore? :wink:
Couldn't even tell you what the latest letter (ok numbers) is anymore, nor when the changeover points are in the year!
by Simon P
Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: Any HENLYS experts?
Replies: 5
Views: 205
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Re: Any HENLYS experts?

Mine follows a similar'ish pattern (albeit in 1969). Built in early May, dispatched to Henlys Hereford in early June, registered/delivered at the start of August. My guess is that August being the changeover month for new registration letters, dealers and owners preferred to hang on 'til August so t...
by Simon P
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: General
Topic: E-type illustrations - colour help
Replies: 18
Views: 453
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Re: E-type illustrations - colour help

Looks good to me. I'd be interested in a Grey one (and possibly a Red one too).

Simon
by Simon P
Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Wappenbury Hall
Replies: 12
Views: 1786
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Re: Wappenbury Hall

Congratulations! Good to know it's found a new home

Simon
by Simon P
Wed Jun 13, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Hi I am a recent member living in Cornwall
Replies: 14
Views: 588
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Re: Hi I am a recent member living in Cornwall

SEJohnson95 wrote:
Wed Jun 13, 2018 9:10 am
Many thanks, Peter. I will be finding out my results very soon so I will let you all know!
Perhaps we should organise a sweepstake....

:wink:
by Simon P
Mon Jun 11, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Pub Chat
Topic: Time for a divorce?
Replies: 9
Views: 622
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Re: Time for a divorce?

Reminds me of the last time I read any practical car-related advice in the papers.....


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by Simon P
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Rear Bumper Rubber
Replies: 22
Views: 743
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Re: Rear Bumper Rubber

Still makes me smile, that one :bigrin: :bigrin: :bigrin:
by Simon P
Tue May 22, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: Webasto sun roof
Replies: 3
Views: 277
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Re: Webasto sun roof

Try here - although note that they are sadly now beginning to wind down operations (and stock):

http://www.tudorwebastosunroofs.com/
by Simon P
Mon May 21, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Royal Jaguar?
Replies: 28
Views: 1359
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Re: Royal Jaguar?

Imagine how good that car would be if they dropped an in-line six-cylinder in the nose....

:bigrin:
by Simon P
Thu May 10, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General
Topic: New MOT rules
Replies: 13
Views: 603
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Re: New MOT rules

Fill up with this stuff when you present for MOT:

https://www.morrislubricants.co.uk/prod ... g-oil.html

Environmental concerns about dropping oil taken care of (smells lovely too)!

:bigrin:
by Simon P
Thu May 03, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Inertia seat belts
Replies: 10
Views: 387
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Re: Inertia seat belts

Gfhug wrote:
Thu May 03, 2018 7:27 am
Being skinny
'Svelte', surely...

:bigrin:
by Simon P
Thu Apr 26, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: General
Topic: Register of import
Replies: 3
Views: 307
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Re: Register of import

by Simon P
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: MOT no more?
Replies: 21
Views: 757
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Re: MOT no more?

Two possible future ongoing uses for a 'voluntary' MOT: It serves as ongoing official verification of the mileage - maybe useful as part of the car's history should you ever come to sell, and likewise maybe useful for demonstrating back to your insurance company that you are keeping within your annu...
by Simon P
Tue Apr 24, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Spam email complaint
Replies: 28
Views: 1265
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Re: Spam email complaint

Found it! It was there all along over in the 'Smilies' option panel ======> :spamcan:

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by Simon P
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Non-eared Spinners
Replies: 5
Views: 294
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Re: Non-eared Spinners

So although both earless, one is without two ears and the other is without three ears? :bigrin:
by Simon P
Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Non-eared Spinners
Replies: 5
Views: 294
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Re: Non-eared Spinners

Grazie! That's kinda what I thought, but (unless I'm reading it wrong) the SNGB website seems to list them as the three-lobed C28684/C28685 throughout.
by Simon P
Fri Apr 20, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Non-eared Spinners
Replies: 5
Views: 294
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Non-eared Spinners

Would anyone happen to know if the S2 non-eared spinners and the non-eared 'Continental' spinners fitted to certain earlier export models are one and the same?

Ta

Simon