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by manny
Wed Oct 16, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: ATTEMPTED SCAM on my SST TODAY
Replies: 14
Views: 499

ATTEMPTED SCAM on my SST TODAY

I just had the exact same one for my mates mini!! but for the second time in 2 months!!

i asked to deposit 200 quid so i could get it MOT'd :D
by manny
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: Morning commute fight!
Replies: 18
Views: 818

Morning commute fight!

Good on you for responding to the headbutt Manny. :boxer: Been there a few times and wish I could have reacted better myself, including one where I got a black eye by an ex para who did nearly the same as the 2wat that Phil came across, but he followed me and pounced after I had parked outside work...
by manny
Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: Morning commute fight!
Replies: 18
Views: 818

Morning commute fight!

Dcrosby13 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:01 pm
Id claim just to nail that tosser
yes that has crossed my mind..i did inform FJ of the incident but have not processed it as a claim ...yet
by manny
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: Morning commute fight!
Replies: 18
Views: 818

Morning commute fight!

We had a woman who did almost the same to our Sabre - when we returned to the car she was writing a note to leave on it. The passenger door of her car was well stoved in - I did not have the heart to make her pay for a repair as I had a tin of colour matched spray and the body was not damaged just ...
by manny
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: Morning commute fight!
Replies: 18
Views: 818

Morning commute fight!

Bloody hell !!!!! That could’ve turned out very badly. I hope you’re ok?! quite worryingly i was too calm....luckily i can look after myself....( check my profile :) ) at one point he kept shouting " You better buy a coffin.." to which i responded "any particular wood finish or handles.." :D
by manny
Wed Sep 25, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: Morning commute fight!
Replies: 18
Views: 818

Morning commute fight!

Well...more of what occured this morning when a van tried to squeeze into a gap that did not exist! Car looks grazed...but what unfolded was quite a morning! after the chap refused to give his insurance details, i phoned the police for advice... Five mins after that amongst a torrid of abuse and dea...
by manny
Wed Sep 18, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: Need a picture
Replies: 0
Views: 133

Need a picture

Colleague emailed me a sighting!

Coalway Road Wolverhampton
17th September @ 18:23
Dark Blue Scimitar
Wide Wheels
Mid 50’s guy driving with long (for a guy) greying hair
Car was wide arched and made a very nice sound...


are you out there??
by manny
Mon Sep 09, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's 78 GTE
Replies: 184
Views: 27422

Manny's 78 GTE

today i used the GTE to take some rubbish to the tip, spent 15 mins dumping the rubbish and 30 mins talking to strangers\staff about the car and memories they had :) Last year I had to take a lot of stuff to the tip using the Yellow Peril, when I had a change of rented garage, and the same thing ha...
by manny
Mon Sep 09, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's 78 GTE
Replies: 184
Views: 27422

Manny's 78 GTE

Good day all, today i used the GTE to take some rubbish to the tip, spent 15 mins dumping the rubbish and 30 mins talking to strangers\staff about the car and memories they had :) so going to keep it and see it worked on....i think i have a leak from the rear of the engine..probably a core plug no d...
by manny
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Belgium
Replies: 15
Views: 579

Hello from Belgium

Welcome! ..nice choice of cars...like mine. :D
by manny
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5531
Views: 387967

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

Testing a new cam on my bike today...not a great shot...
Image

earlier ..i had seen an immaculate black XK150...
by manny
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:29 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Roger's Scimitars - Exciting News
Replies: 516
Views: 46116

Roger's Scimitars - Exciting News

Absolutely awesome sir!! What a day for both
by manny
Sun Aug 11, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Tr7 V8 Megajolt
Replies: 17
Views: 986

Tr7 V8 Megajolt

Good day all,

some success with the new CS, a LED bulb on the coil clip ( pin2,3) gave constant rate of blink...so we are game on!! :)
Still need to space the trigger wheel...thinking of adding space by additional nuts between the pulley and the wheel...

Ta

Manny
by manny
Sun Aug 04, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Tr7 V8 Megajolt
Replies: 17
Views: 986

Tr7 V8 Megajolt

Good day all, i just got back from the car where i did the following. 1.disconnected the CPS from the wiring 2.disconnected the EDIS module 3.confirmed continuity between the edis connector and the other connectors.Reconnected the EDIS module. 4.provided 12v (starter motor) and grounds ( body bolt) ...
by manny
Sat Aug 03, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Tr7 V8 Megajolt
Replies: 17
Views: 986

Tr7 V8 Megajolt

Correct me if I’m wrong but I think that (a) if the sensor fails (or fails to pick up a signal) then the EDIS will default to 10 deg BTDC and (b) if it’s connected up the wrong way round, it throws the EDIS and you won’t get a spark? That is correct...but if a sensor completely fails ...how does th...

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