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by scimitargtc
Wed Mar 30, 2016 11:22 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016
Replies: 135
Views: 11981

Re: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016

Ta!
by scimitargtc
Tue Mar 29, 2016 9:09 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: DVLA Scam sites
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: DVLA Scam sites

so the issue is maybe a valid site charging for a service that in reality is free of charge a bit like the offer to complete passport applns or dare i mention ppi claims..... i'd have hoped/expected dvla to use copyright laws to shut down such sites
by scimitargtc
Tue Mar 29, 2016 5:37 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: DVLA Scam sites
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: DVLA Scam sites

in both cases:- were the web addresses 'secure' ie HTTPS or similar? & were they being accessed via a 'mobile device' ie phone etc Just trying to add to my list of blocked web sites a year or so ago I picked up a mail on my phone, which is anti malware / web secured to the hilt, re my ebay account -...
by scimitargtc
Mon Mar 28, 2016 3:32 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016
Replies: 135
Views: 11981

test day

Nick - cheque written and posted £45, session timing I'll leave to you & will slot in wherever (this is a '''fun day''' outing and i don't wish to clog up 'proper' competitors testing). I have to collect the trailer @ 08.30 takes 30 mins to get home so say 09.15, load the car and hopefully be on my ...
by scimitargtc
Mon Mar 28, 2016 3:10 pm
Forum: Jokes
Topic: honest and direct pricing by tesco
Replies: 3
Views: 1108

Re: honest and direct pricing by tesco

love it! such honesty - BUT 1 sheet= really :)
by scimitargtc
Mon Mar 28, 2016 11:13 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016
Replies: 135
Views: 11981

Re: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016

Nick you've kindly booked me 1/2 day (pm last confirmed) for a bit of a play in my auto 6A - obviously I need to pay you -- how? direct bank transfer?/cheque? regards Richard A 2574
by scimitargtc
Sun Mar 06, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE6 Engine removal
Replies: 10
Views: 583

Re: SE6 Engine removal

I've done this twice - 1st time box and engine 2nd time engine only == biggest issue was getting the angle of the engine/box and hoist in far enough - on my own!, in hindsight I 'preferred' taking out the box at the same time if only because getting at the moutning bolts was a pain
by scimitargtc
Sat Mar 05, 2016 11:03 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016
Replies: 135
Views: 11981

Re: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016

Ta!
by scimitargtc
Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016
Replies: 135
Views: 11981

Re: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016

Probably full by now but wondered why I'd not got a response and spotted pm's are sitting in my outbox - can anyone explain what simple step I need to take to send them please & assuming the day is full is it Ok to come and spectate for a while??
by scimitargtc
Tue Feb 23, 2016 5:39 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: Fasten seatbelt warning light se6a
Replies: 10
Views: 1285

Re: Fasten seatbelt warning light se6a

pads in each seat similar to under carpet alarm pressure pads - sit on the seat it presses the 2 sections together and switches the light on as long as the ign is on - plug in the seat belt and a connector within the female part earths it out and switches it off - either seat so with a passenger wil...
by scimitargtc
Fri Feb 19, 2016 9:00 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016
Replies: 135
Views: 11981

Re: Curborough Pre Season test 7 April 2016

not a competitor but have a hankering of a run out in my 79A auto (once I have my SS fuel tank fitted) a. can I? b. what minimum requirements would I need to meet - I don't have a race licence, fire overalls, roll cage nor a helmet - she is insured for road use, taxed but no mot - if it helps the ra...
by scimitargtc
Fri Feb 19, 2016 9:30 am
Forum: Scimitar Sightings/Have you seen..?
Topic: The classic car show on the tellybox- probably a re-run..
Replies: 1
Views: 586

Re: The classic car show on the tellybox- probably a re-run.

yeah saw that - have it on a timer so I don't forget its on - not seen it before when the show last aired...... nice piece of tv
by scimitargtc
Mon Feb 08, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: And another C - SE8 UVH474X
Replies: 36
Views: 7112

Re: And another C

guess she's had a personal plate as the mot history only goes back to 2012 and it ought to go back to 2005
by scimitargtc
Mon Feb 08, 2016 11:15 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5585
Views: 440585

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

2 Astons TWICE in a week- the SAME ones) = a coupe and a cabriolet - both 15 plate with same/similar prefix clearly travelling together - 1st time M62 westbound came off at Glews (J36) headed towards Goole - I so distracted I started going that way then realised I needed to have gone onto first exit...
by scimitargtc
Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:59 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Auto choke v's manual. Pro's and con's?
Replies: 24
Views: 2286

Re: Auto choke v's manual. Pro's and con's?

79 6A - when I used to use her to travel to work and stuck in traffic when starting for home got fed up of the auto choke staying on swapped for a manual kit and to be honest wished I'd not - too much adjusting and fiddling when I'm now used to my other cars which are all injection diesel and petrol...

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