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by Rattling
Sun Sep 23, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: How to value a project ??
Replies: 5
Views: 178

How to value a project ??

Very difficult question! But I would say value is what you are prepared to pay and be happy with which is not necessarily the sum of the parts.
by Rattling
Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's SS1 1600
Replies: 313
Views: 26783

Manny's SS1 1600

Hi Manny ,looking at sender and hose clips pictures,I've just replaced my sender unit because the jubilee clip had cut into the fuel pipe causing a leak,when you replace the pipes be sure to use the correct fuel clips .
by Rattling
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: DRIVING in EU
Replies: 18
Views: 529

DRIVING in EU

I'm just looking forward to the reintroduction of the Austin Maestro and Reliant Robin post brexit. Strong and stable just like the government. Fairly sure it won't be too much of a headache to hop the channel and go motoring. There might just be a bit more nonsense to entertain along the way. I sh...
by Rattling
Sat Sep 15, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: DRIVING in EU
Replies: 18
Views: 529

DRIVING in EU

Just looked online for details about the international driving license I spoke about in my earlier post and you can now apply online but the cost has increased to £35ish . It also gives a long list of the countries where it's required i.e. excluding the EU the rest of the world ,so it will be cheape...
by Rattling
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: DRIVING in EU
Replies: 18
Views: 529

DRIVING in EU

If there is going to be a requirement for an international license as there is for countries outside the EU it would be no big deal ,the last time I drove in Japan I needed one cost a fiver ,very simple to get too ,don't let them grind you down :D
by Rattling
Thu Aug 23, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Scimitars around the £1000 mark
Replies: 19
Views: 977

Scimitars around the £1000 mark

peter freeman wrote:
Wed Aug 22, 2018 11:08 pm
I bought this in 1995 for £500 - took me 11yrs to get it on the road - mainly because there was no rush to do anything to it admittedly..
500 in today's money is 993- 39 according to inflation calculation on the net so not far off the target :D
by Rattling
Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SST H993WGF
Replies: 73
Views: 3556

SST H993WGF

CNHSS1 wrote:
Tue Jul 17, 2018 6:47 pm
10 years time, we will all pay 3 times as much for a car twice as bad, they ain't making 'em any more...
So true :D
by Rattling
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: classic le mans 6-8 July 2018
Replies: 15
Views: 1548

classic le mans 6-8 July 2018

Its a great event Jim ,good photos,I didn't get to go this time sadly .
by Rattling
Wed Jul 04, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: Red coupe
Replies: 0
Views: 307

Red coupe

L registered red coupe in Lower Brailes yesterday afternoon,parked in Forge Garage .
by Rattling
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5297
Views: 280472

What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

philhoward wrote:
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:04 pm
Lovely red TR4 (would it be an “A” on a B reg?) on the A53 this afternoon, roof down. Unlike most of the Audi convertibles I saw :roll:
I suspect air con for the Audi's :D don't see the point myself
by Rattling
Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5297
Views: 280472

What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Yesterday Healey 3000 a left hooker on the M 69 sounded good :D
by Rattling
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: underbonnet smoke
Replies: 21
Views: 1475

underbonnet smoke

well did as suggested in the end and contacted turbotechnics and sent my turbo to them for inspection ,result was not good :cry: list of problems with it as long as your arm. they had some refurb ones on the shelf so had new one back the very next day! ...ok not cheap but looked as good as new all ...
by Rattling
Sun Jun 10, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: 5 /5a chassis
Replies: 16
Views: 1257

5 /5a chassis

Just a guessing tow electrics ?
by Rattling
Fri Jun 08, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Two - tone paintwork SE6a
Replies: 4
Views: 569

Two - tone paintwork SE6a

The log book only I think gives the dominant colour ,I've had two, two tone cars and only the dominant colour is in the log books
by Rattling
Wed Jun 06, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New SS1 1300 owner here!
Replies: 10
Views: 858

New SS1 1300 owner here!

Welcome that's a good colour!

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