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by myredscimitar
Fri Jul 24, 2009 8:30 am
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: GTC on A49
Replies: 0
Views: 468

GTC on A49

Saw a yellow ( ish ) GTC on the A49 between Church Stretton and Craven Arms travelling north mid afternoon yesterday.

If the owner is on here I was the silver Mondeo flashing at you. ( On holiday with the family, the boss vetoed taking my 6b )

by myredscimitar
Fri Jul 03, 2009 9:51 pm
Forum: How To Guides/FAQs
Topic: Death of a Scimitar
Replies: 182
Views: 35299

What a mess!!

Thank God no one was hurt, cars are replaceable, people are not.

My SS1 is off the road at the moment, I will now certainly replace all the petrol pipes before she drives again.

by myredscimitar
Wed May 27, 2009 9:34 am
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: S reg Se6
Replies: 1
Views: 777

Not mine, but I have spoken to the owner in the past ( the florist I mentioned in an earlier post ) Keith ( at home this morning, en route cycling between St Davids and Lowestoft, will have to get back on the road soon and its cold, wet and windy. Why do I do these things???? Two hundred miles throu...
by myredscimitar
Sun Mar 29, 2009 6:28 pm
Forum: Other 4 Wheeled Reliants
Topic: Reliant built cars on this forum
Replies: 18
Views: 4838

Seems like a very good idea to me. A separate section means you only need look if you are interested, if not you can just ignore it. I've never owned a small Reliant, and probably never will ( though every time one of the little Fox camper van conversions comes up on E bay I try to persuade the boss...
by myredscimitar
Mon Mar 23, 2009 4:30 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: My SS1 project - rebuild & Zetec engine upgrade
Replies: 199
Views: 28371

" I also need to replace the track rod ends but can't shift the locking nuts at all " have you tried fitting spanner to the locknut, then putting a car jack under the spanner end and gently raising the jack? I've loosened a few locknuts this way, when I had just about decided they were not going to ...
by myredscimitar
Thu Mar 05, 2009 8:00 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 49
Views: 5859


have you seen E Bay 160318298146. Looks a nice example of 1400 CVH, galvanised chassis. About three days left to run, current high bid £970.

Nothing to do with me, I just like to keep an eye on whats on E bay ( thats how I ended up with a 6b and an SS1 )

best of luck with the search

by myredscimitar
Fri Jan 30, 2009 9:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello
Replies: 20
Views: 3707

" The only other point is that the paint is in a really bad way, the whole car is crazed all over. "

Looks pretty good to me!!

best of luck with it, but be careful Scimitars are addictive. I only had my 6b about 8 months before I had this uncontrollable urge to buy another.

6b and SS1

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