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by turboscim
Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: HID lighting
Replies: 11
Views: 356

HID lighting

I have HID lights on all 4 lamps switchable to use 2 or 4 dip and main on scimitar also on vw. If you use premium light unit [cibie] and are precise with alignment there should be no problem, the beam patterns pass mot and I have never been flashed by oncoming traffic. I fitted them before LED were ...
by turboscim
Fri Nov 29, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: National Lottery Euro Millions scam ?? - NOT
Replies: 7
Views: 383

National Lottery Euro Millions scam ??

I have just had a letter from the health lottery telling me I have won £420,000 in the no ticket needed draw which they use to dispose of unclaimed prize money.
There is only one small mistake in my initials on this letter will that invalidate my claim????
by turboscim
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1423
Views: 155597

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

On a Lambo at le mans L4MSY also on a black cab [front only] W4NKER.
by turboscim
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: General Sprint and Hillclimb Chat
Topic: Brake pads - the old chestnut
Replies: 19
Views: 1449

Brake pads - the old chestnut

my experience of ebc the saying with a bargepole springs to mind.
by turboscim
Thu May 02, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What breakdown cover ?
Replies: 20
Views: 1434

What breakdown cover ?

phone AA . I got the old price fixed for 2 yrs.
by turboscim
Wed Apr 10, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: V6 essex timing gear
Replies: 47
Views: 6178

V6 essex timing gear

Car s o s was Ric Wood not J. W.
by turboscim
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: V6 essex timing gear
Replies: 47
Views: 6178

V6 essex timing gear

I have had a John Wade steel gear for over 10 years and have used 6500 rpm with no problems and no undue noise
by turboscim
Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: H&S 101
Replies: 7
Views: 1892

H&S 101

Bin there dunnit make sure the drill bit is hot then it self cauterises so is not messy.
by turboscim
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Upgrading to discs all round
Replies: 39
Views: 4821

Upgrading to discs all round

I have vented wilwoods with dual circuit remote servo that will cope with anything I have done.
The most important factor is pad make and material, get the heat range for a particular use.
by turboscim
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3962

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

It seems track sessions fully booked
by turboscim
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3962

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

That looks good if its the same this year.
Ferry cost is £82.50 return but a lot of hotels have been block booked by tour operators
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3962

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

Looking at the website I can't seem to find how much tracktime you get for your money.
The last time I was on the silverstone G P circuit I had 3 hours for that price + one set of pads & two tyres!
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Joe's 1972 GTE - Fun* things to do while your engine is being balanced...
Replies: 497
Views: 94830

Joe's 1972 GTE - MOT'd

I have run a T5 for years and have not been able to break it doing track days and at santa pod and that's with 320 lbs torque.
by turboscim
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019
Replies: 48
Views: 6685

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Hi Kev. count me in for 3 days

pete
by turboscim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 24
Views: 3962

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

My comment was not an ad. quite the opposite, just to show what you can pay if you are not a thrifty scimitar owner.
I have pencilled in the date next year for an independent trip and look forward to meeting some scim. owners there.

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