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by jps72
Tue Apr 12, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 Main Light Switch
Replies: 9
Views: 1396

Re: SS1 Main Light Switch

Ah hah. Post question, go to sleep, wake up and find all sorts helpful answers! Thank you very much gentlemen.
by jps72
Mon Apr 11, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1 Main Light Switch
Replies: 9
Views: 1396

SS1 Main Light Switch

Slightly innacurate subject title. My main light switch is fine, but the female connector that attaches to it keeps detaching itself and is a rather nasty shade of brown/black semi-burnt. Whether this obvious overheating is a result of arcing whilst falling off the switch, the general overheating of...
by jps72
Thu Nov 06, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5483
Views: 373409

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

Definitely Falcon. I have a photo of a similar car (same car?) at Croxley Green a couple of years ago. Hmm... the car in my photo is the same reg. as the car in Matey Bass link.
by jps72
Mon Oct 06, 2014 11:12 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Grip on wet roads
Replies: 19
Views: 1869

Re: Grip on wet roads

24 psi is book. I've run at 26psi for years, just feels better to me. Thought for nought: first rain after a long dry spell, could just be slippery roundabouts.
by jps72
Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:11 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Special colours...
Replies: 14
Views: 2391

Re: Special colours...

It's speshul. It's unique in Scimitar circles (afaik) and Reliant painted it. Not that lairy I'm afraid...

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by jps72
Wed Jul 30, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: 2014 Curbs To Do Lists
Replies: 10
Views: 876

Re: 2014 Curbs To Do Lists

Might wash it...
by jps72
Wed Apr 23, 2014 10:43 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Am I the only one
Replies: 19
Views: 1344

Re: Am I the only one

scimjim wrote:I think you need to post a pic of your car for those that haven't seen it Matthew :-)
Managed to figure out my login AND password :oops: , now you want me to post photos :roll: ! One step at a time. Photos are in my gallery if anyone is interested.
by jps72
Wed Apr 23, 2014 10:32 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Am I the only one
Replies: 19
Views: 1344

Re: Am I the only one

When I bought my Ti it was described by the V5 as "green", much to the surprise of both vendor and purchaser. These days it's listed as "purple" :w
by jps72
Fri May 10, 2013 10:26 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Family Week-end 18-19th May 2013 + Even More Photos
Replies: 72
Views: 4852

Re: Family Week-end 18-19th May 2013

I've added myself to the list and also Parton Snr. I'm meeting him for lunch en-route, so I presume he's attending :roll: 1. Steve & Josh Oakes (Friday and Saturday night camping and Auto Test) 2. Kev an Sarah Osborne (Friday, Saturday and Sunday camping) 3. Ian & Barbara Ganney and 4 legged friends...
by jps72
Fri May 10, 2013 7:29 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Family Week-end 18-19th May 2013 + Even More Photos
Replies: 72
Views: 4852

Re: Family Week-end 18-19th May 2013

Roger Pennington wrote:Yes Matthew, I've heard it said that your car looks lacquered, mind you I'm a bit deaf these days, I think that's what they said... :wink: :lol:
Well it's slightly less lacquered every time I wash it. With your hearing Roger, that may be construed as a good thing :shock:
by jps72
Thu May 09, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Family Week-end 18-19th May 2013 + Even More Photos
Replies: 72
Views: 4852

Re: Family Week-end 18-19th May 2013

I really wouldn't like the Oakes family to have it too easy in the autotest. Head ported and polished :lol: , big turbo = big power :twisted: , M&S tyres :wink: ... and when I woke up :oops: I changed the oil and polished the paint where there's still lacquer!
by jps72
Tue Mar 12, 2013 8:43 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Planes in the sky
Replies: 8
Views: 642

Re: Planes in the sky

Azerbaijan Airlines in fact...
by jps72
Tue Mar 12, 2013 8:42 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Planes in the sky
Replies: 8
Views: 642

Re: Planes in the sky

Wow, so that's what's making the noise overhead...
by jps72
Wed Dec 12, 2012 9:58 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Oakesy's Ti Project - For Sale
Replies: 1055
Views: 43661

Re: Oakesy's Ti Project

Oakesy wrote:It looks in bad condition generally and looks like its about to crack
Image
About to crack may be a little better than the average :w

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