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by Mikeincoleshill
Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: My ongoing ss1 restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 1183

My ongoing ss1 restoration

Hi Tommy, this is looking great. You must get it finished to use this summer. I took early retirement two years ago and brought my SS1 to use on the good days. I have never regretted it. Great little car. I also have a 5a which I am collecting parts for to sort out probably later this year. Mike, I ...
by Mikeincoleshill
Wed Apr 11, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Thinking of selling
Replies: 43
Views: 2797

Thinking of selling

Still looks a good buy to me. As Jim says a few Bob on bits and a weekend's fiddling and it should be o.k.
by Mikeincoleshill
Mon Apr 02, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: 50th Anniversary of the Scimitar GTE Slideshow
Replies: 11
Views: 640

50th Anniversary of the Scimitar GTE Slideshow

Cracking presention Dave loved it. Thanks.
by Mikeincoleshill
Wed Mar 28, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Waterproof cover
Replies: 8
Views: 379

Waterproof cover

I use an outside cover on mine. It's a CoverZone Stormforce ref CCC118. This fits an SS1 very snugly and does not flap around in the wind. Paintwork seems to be o.k. but then it doesn't lay over the panel's just the roof and corners. Quite good value at about £100 and it has kept the car nice and dr...
by Mikeincoleshill
Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SE5a stainless steel fuel tank
Replies: 8
Views: 508

SE5a stainless steel fuel tank

PM'd you for this Ian.
Mike
by Mikeincoleshill
Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 reborn
Replies: 14
Views: 496

SS1 reborn

Hi Nigel I got my car about eighteen months ago, a 1600 CVH. I didn't know too much about them but what I did do was read up all that I could from this forum and one or two magazine articles. This forum contains a massive amount of useful information and tips collected over the years. My car has a 1...
by Mikeincoleshill
Sat Mar 17, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Newbie looking for a Scimitar...
Replies: 20
Views: 1807

Newbie looking for a Scimitar...

Yes, looking at the MOT checker it should be green and has never had an MOT.
by Mikeincoleshill
Tue Mar 13, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: SS1 1800Ti Retro rides NI
Replies: 9
Views: 514

SS1 1800Ti Retro rides NI

It's amazing how many of these cars come to light having sat in someone's garage for years.
by Mikeincoleshill
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Water water everywhere
Replies: 17
Views: 795

Water water everywhere

Thank goodness for that. Wouldn't want to ask for that at the local DIY! :D
by Mikeincoleshill
Thu Mar 08, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Top Down
Replies: 5
Views: 499

Top Down

Had a couple of trips out with the hood down this year. The car just seems better to drive. But it is not my daily so it is only used in the better weather.
by Mikeincoleshill
Fri Jan 05, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: SS1 in quite a collection
Replies: 11
Views: 593

SS1 in quite a collection

I think this came up on ebay a couple of months ago. Maybe didn't sell.
by Mikeincoleshill
Wed Dec 20, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: XRF 976H ex Reliant press car
Replies: 38
Views: 3655

XRF 976H ex Reliant press car

Well done! What a great looking car.
by Mikeincoleshill
Wed Dec 06, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Glasgow. SS1 1600 F Reg £400
Replies: 12
Views: 967

Glasgow. SS1 1600 F Reg £400

Looking forward to see this. They are just great little cars.
by Mikeincoleshill
Tue Dec 05, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: XRF 976H Interesting SE5 for sale £4000
Replies: 24
Views: 3238

XRF 976H Interesting SE5 for sale £4000

No. To cheap. I agree with Jim should be at least
£8k
by Mikeincoleshill
Sat Dec 02, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Old Rosie
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Old Rosie

At that price Keith open it (just to test it, maybe a few times!) And buy another!

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