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by manny
Tue Aug 04, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Coupé
Topic: I wan't to reduce the exhaust noise of my SE4a
Replies: 32
Views: 941

I wan't to reduce the exhaust noise of my SE4a

dare i suggest a motorised butterfly valve with drilled holes in the plate?... at low RPM low back pressure the valve can be partially closed, when the mood takes open it up fully for giggles ..?
by manny
Sun Jul 26, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5600
Views: 455218

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

Good day all

i was up in Cumbria Wed-Fri..workwise...
Saw loads of Triumph's and SL Mercs..but also spotted an unusual rarity .... Subaru 1.8 XT 4WD!!...the thing looks very odd\cool
Also saw a hot rodded rat look rover P4 :shock:
Ta

Manny
by manny
Sat Jul 04, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's 78 GTE
Replies: 200
Views: 34910

Manny's 78 GTE

Good day all,

today i took the GTE for a spin to gather some fence posts....and promptly broke down five minutes into the journey.....fortunately it was a easy fix....
I fed it some petrol :D :D :D

Ta

Manny
by manny
Sat Jul 04, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Scimitar Sightings/Have you seen..?
Topic: Cream? GTC ANP808W
Replies: 1
Views: 273

Cream? GTC ANP808W

Good day spotted on a driveway in Walsall....so naturally i had a natter.. ANP808W.jpg ANP808W_1.jpg It has a rover V8 that the owner Ian, is taking out and replacing with a 2.8 Cologne.... as we got talking he mentioned seeing a sorry looking Blue\Silver GTE in a smethwick drive...mine!. The car ha...
by manny
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Offside window - Scimitar SS1
Replies: 7
Views: 423

Offside window - Scimitar SS1

I may have one in the lockup if you have no luck..will check after work
by manny
Sat Jun 27, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Vintage Voltage on Quest
Replies: 31
Views: 1356

Vintage Voltage on Quest

I have not watched it yet..but i assume a hybrid conversion would be prohibitively more expensive ..?
by manny
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Andy's SE6a
Replies: 10
Views: 692

Andy's SE6a

Good day

nice intro 8) and... please You..Tube away :D

good luck

Manny
by manny
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Ford's SS1
Replies: 161
Views: 27631

Ford's SS1

Good man....hopefully you can enjoy it in the coming months :D
by manny
Sun Jun 14, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's 78 GTE
Replies: 200
Views: 34910

Manny's 78 GTE

Good day folks As I am still messing about on this on ( Still runs though).I noted oil around the distributor..so removed it after taking pics of the position etc..and note there is no o ring ..surely it should have one?? IMG-20200614-WA0006.jpg IMG-20200614-WA0007.jpg Re Manny EDIT: just checked th...
by manny
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 925
Views: 88487

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

Mojo comin* back, spent a couple of hours in the garage. Replaced the VW,Ford,Plumbase hybrid wiper system that I’ve probably spent 100 hours and £100 on, plus drilled 6 holes in the scuttle, bulkhead etc etc and still didn’t work, :dh :bh :bh With a Ford Fiesta mk5 system that cost £10 and fitted ...
by manny
Sun May 17, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Project!
Replies: 12
Views: 765

New Project!

Like the colour scheme...young man :)
by manny
Sun Apr 26, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ti thermostat - seal or no seal
Replies: 9
Views: 882

Ti thermostat - seal or no seal

Good day

can you upload a pic of the part (or link to the part on Euro cars )as bought and fitted?

Ta

Manny
by manny
Mon Apr 20, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's 81 GTC
Replies: 139
Views: 19308

Manny's 81 GTC

Good day all i managed a couple of hours on the car, and on the rear left, sheared two bolts ( near the lights), unbolted the captive one , just the one on the compartment to go. On the right hand side, sheared one bolt and unbolted the captive one..getting there..and the bumper is still intact.. :)...
by manny
Sun Apr 19, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's 81 GTC
Replies: 139
Views: 19308

Manny's 81 GTC

Good day all, well after 3 hrs of 'working' on the car , i have only managed to remove the fuel filler assembly and rear lights!..the tank retaining strap nuts are proving bugger to access, so i will have go at removing\breaking the bolts holding the bumper for better access, or may cut the straps o...

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