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Hi Barrie, there is a classic car show on at Durham Tees Valley airport Sunday 7th April The Classic and Retro Show 2019 and I know of one Scimitar 6a will be there ...me so if you want to see a useable but not a show winner car come and have a natter
Hi I have timed my 6a with a stroboscope , is there a way of checking with the strobe the vacuum advance retard and the bob weight advance retard . When I checked the timing the light point moved to the left when I revved the engine , then settled back to the proper strobe mark on tick over , was th...
Hi I have tried to claim my historic road tax last week and what a shambles my main post office is , they said all they do is tax cars and sorn them :cry: A long story cut short I phoned the DVLA and they refuse to take my log book registration date as proof of age ( 19/5/1978 ) and want the BUILD d...
Hi Dave ........I thought that might be the case , I don't have too long before I can go in May and try then :D I am not having much luck with the DVLA at the moment , bought an old motorbike in bits from a friend who had had it 35yrs and filled change of ownership in for them to refuse me a log boo...
Update!! a friend was fitting some Mx5 seats to his TVR Chimera so I buzzed around his house to try the Mx5, seats sit me even higher than standard seats, but tried his TVR seats and decided they would fit and I sit lower, deal done and now in the process of fitting them , drivers seat in but rain s...
- Tue Jun 28, 2016 4:50 pm
- Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
- Topic: What did you transport in your Scimitar today?
- Replies: 9
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I took four full size doors to the tip, decided I had hoarded them long enough and decided they would not come in handy at all Bit of exhaust fume in the cabin but all windows and sun roof open and I was ok
I had a look at some Honda Type R seats today at a local breakers but wasn't in the Scimitar so couldn't try them in (My passenger seat is out at the moment ) They looked maybe do able but I need low cushions as I am a lanky bugger, and the price of £100 seems steep as they needed re trimming as the...
- Sat Mar 05, 2016 7:29 pm
- Forum: Introductions
- Topic: Big b*gger needs to squeeze in, NW UK
- Replies: 9
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Avoid any SE6 with a glass sliding roof as they pinch headroom as I have found to my cost being 6ft 5in I have to adopt a more reclined backrest on my seat which isn't ideal .
- Thu Feb 25, 2016 4:22 pm
- Forum: Scimitar Sightings
- Topic: SE6 in Redcar /Cleveland
- Replies: 0
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I spotted what I thought was a Scimitar months ago under cover in the front gardedn of a house local to me. I was walking past the same house today to see a dark green Scimitar tucked away at the bottom of the house's garden next to the garage. Ok call me nosy but I prefer the term curious