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- Tue Nov 27, 2018 12:27 pm
- Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
- Topic: Barons 11 December 2018 SE4 - £12K!!
- Replies: 52
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Well i for one won't buy anybodys car when there's more then three spelling mistakes in the ad as clearly thats the most important thing , so count me out
- Mon Nov 26, 2018 3:46 am
- Forum: General Technical Discussion
- Topic: Scimitar SE5 will not start
- Replies: 7
- Views: 348
Have you actually got a spark at the plugs..pull the lead from the coil to the centre of the dizzy and hold it a few millimetres away from the engine block then crank it over...don't worry about engine compression , i doubt leaving it a few weeks would bugger that up
Very slightly more powerfull engine in a 5a and the dash on a 5a is a bit fragile but it may come down to whats available within your budget...Buy the best you can projects can take a lot longer then you think
Hardly any good cars at a fair price seem to appear on ebay now.I did get my last two on ebay at a total cost of £11,000 but that was over three years ago.you may get lucky with the weekly car mags , lot of sellers won't use ebay
Here's my opinion, your very low mileage to me makes swapping the engine and gearbox a lot of work to save not all that much money on running costs..You said you have long admired the scimitar gte, so have i .The essex is the heart of these cars and one of the reasons i like them.Try one out you may...