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by ss1steve
Sat Apr 28, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Tyres Kuhmo EXSTA
Replies: 4
Views: 485

Tyres Kuhmo EXSTA

Just fitted 4 Ecsta Le sport ku39 on my RS Focus to replace the original Continental's after spending lots of time doing research on the net, on the RS forums they say the Kuhmo's are the best mid range tyre, only been in for MOT & back home but are excellent grip in the dry ( 305 bhp front wheel dr...
by ss1steve
Thu Mar 01, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: newly listed on Ebay 6b in Italy
Replies: 17
Views: 3186

newly listed on Ebay 6b in Italy

Advertised on car & classic months ago for £9995. :shock:
by ss1steve
Wed Feb 28, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: New project
Replies: 9
Views: 2574

New project

Photo crap Porsche & ace Scimitar
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Think I will stick to plastic cars with Ford engines !
by ss1steve
Wed Feb 28, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: New project
Replies: 9
Views: 2574

New project

Sold my last ss1 to buy a real Porsche ( 944 s2 ) turned out to be a load of s**t, front pulley fell off at 90 mph & lost oil pressure, I spotted the oil light flash on and turned it off quick, saved the motor but sold it a few weeks later, wish I kept the Scimitar !
by ss1steve
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: New project
Replies: 9
Views: 2574

New project

Looks good but I like the 80's models with the whale fin & wide arches ( don't really need the fin its only a 2.0 pinto ) :oops:
by ss1steve
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: New project
Replies: 9
Views: 2574

New project

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No, Not won the Lotto, plastic Porsche ( Covin 911 ) replacement for my se6a that went to France, needs interior work but its mot'd and on the road, thought I would put it on here as looks like nobody goes on the Covin owners club forum ! :shock:
by ss1steve
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Excel Classic Car Show
Replies: 6
Views: 1705

Excel Classic Car Show

Love the white Lambo, is it a real one or a kit car ?
by ss1steve
Sun Jan 14, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Testing ABS sensor Volvo C30
Replies: 17
Views: 3594

Testing ABS sensor Volvo C30

Not long ago done the front wheel bearing on the wife's c70, part was £65 from local motor factor ( c30 & c70 are focus based ) new bearing went in the freezer for a few hours, beat the old bearing out & hub went it the oven for 20 minutes, the too went together with a few taps with big hammer :D
by ss1steve
Fri Jan 12, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Mad prices of Fords
Replies: 33
Views: 4344

Mad prices of Fords

As I have just sold my 2 GTE 6A's watch the price rocket in 2018 !
by ss1steve
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Mad prices of Fords
Replies: 33
Views: 4344

Mad prices of Fords

Around 12 years ago got a mk2 RS 2000 from a ford dealer for £1000, it was up for £1500 but he wanted it gone off the forecourt, run it for 6 months then sold it to a mate, few years a go he was offered £10k for it. Made the same mistake with a UR Quattro, sold it just be ashes to ashes came on the ...
by ss1steve
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: two GTE SE6A'S for sale * easy project*
Replies: 10
Views: 2409

two GTE SE6A'S for sale * easy project*

Car now sold , gone to live in France.
Thanks Steve.
by ss1steve
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Picture Gallery and Photography
Topic: wiper motor monster
Replies: 5
Views: 1723

wiper motor monster

Ha Ha, Not a pet, released him ( or her ) back it to the wild, after some research found out they are common in the south west ( until the cat finds it :cry: )
by ss1steve
Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Picture Gallery and Photography
Topic: wiper motor monster
Replies: 5
Views: 1723

wiper motor monster

Went to move the GTE today and found this chap under the bonnet, think he was trying to get out of the wind :D
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by ss1steve
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Tasteful quality conversion of a classic ...
Replies: 4
Views: 905

Tasteful quality conversion of a classic ...

Had a tidy Bentley Eight a few years ago, I know it had some body work issues & a bit of filler in it but it look presentable & we took it to a few car shows, sold it after 7 or 8 months of happy motoring, to my horror spotted on ebay some years later :shock: bentley 1.jpg bentley 3.jpg Emailed the ...
by ss1steve
Thu Dec 28, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Front bumper spoiler?
Replies: 13
Views: 1657

Front bumper spoiler?

Only the broken bit at the bottom missing & the mesh grill, looks the same as my 2 se6a's

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