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by Johniewalshe
Thu Jun 04, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale
Topic: Manual Gearbox Conversion Kit £350 East Sussex
Replies: 7
Views: 884

Manual Gearbox Conversion Kit £350 East Sussex

Which model are the parts for, se5 or 6 thanks
by Johniewalshe
Tue Apr 14, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Recovering or repaint centre console (section around gearstick/handbrake))
Replies: 5
Views: 559

Recovering or repaint centre console (section around gearstick/handbrake))

I repaired mine and other interior trims with pvc cement, what plumbers use on like of sink drainage pipes. I got a length on pvc angle to bond to rear of cracks. It closes the crack but does fill it in, so this visible. See photo of corner repair to 3/4 panel
by Johniewalshe
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member, Scotsman Living in Ireland
Replies: 13
Views: 1501

New Member, Scotsman Living in Ireland

Hi there, se6a owner based in west of ireland.
by Johniewalshe
Sun Oct 20, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New to the Group
Replies: 8
Views: 1245

New to the Group

Hi rory,

Scimitar owner, se6a, based in carrick on shannon, there are a few of us in ireland!
by Johniewalshe
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Se6a Rolling Resto.
Replies: 17
Views: 4262

Se6a Rolling Resto.

Also fitted a full set of carpets, replaced the plywood panels at the foot wells. Had the dash top repaired and recovered in vinyl. Got a set on good secondhand seat covers. Had the front seats recovered with these. Fixed any cracks etc in the center consul using pvc strip and pvc glue. Fitted LED b...
by Johniewalshe
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Se6a Rolling Resto.
Replies: 17
Views: 4262

Se6a Rolling Resto.

Had Scimitar of the road for the winter so completed a number of jobs, I fitted a set of relays for Head lights, Dip Lights, Fog Lights, Rad Fan, Heater fan speed 1 & 2 and horn. Picked up nice modular fuse holder and relay base. I attached all to a sub plate to allow as much as possible wiring on t...
by Johniewalshe
Mon Aug 05, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Se6a Rolling Resto.
Replies: 17
Views: 4262

Se6a Rolling Resto.

Next job on cards is to fix the wipers. Previous owner at left the nut on the passenger wiper spiot loose which made the hole in the body much bigger, so much so the bottom washer could come up through the body. The Bundy tube was also badly bent. So I removed to whole lot, not something I intend do...
by Johniewalshe
Sat May 18, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Blue head rests
Replies: 1
Views: 635

Blue head rests

Hi, would anyone have a pair of blue head rests for sale. Its the blue flat material as opposed to the crushed material. Thanks
by Johniewalshe
Thu May 16, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Se6a Rolling Resto.
Replies: 17
Views: 4262

Se6a Rolling Resto.

July 2018 Starting to use the scimitar on a more daily basis, having taking it to work a few times a week and made a 200 mile round trip to a show in Dublin. Whan to tidy up a few bits. The Mountney steering wheel was split and looking in bad shape. Got another one in better condition which I glued ...
by Johniewalshe
Wed May 15, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Car Show Dublin
Replies: 2
Views: 1366

Car Show Dublin

Car show in Dublin last summer
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by Johniewalshe
Sun May 12, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Se6a Rolling Resto.
Replies: 17
Views: 4262

Se6a Rolling Resto.

After some poor running I realised I had rust particles in my fuel line. New filters for pump and filter king regulator. Gave the carb a full rebuild with a kit from QRG. Also changed all service items of the ignition system, leads, cap, rotor, points and coil. The later turned out to be duff, leadi...
by Johniewalshe
Sun May 12, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Se6a Rolling Resto.
Replies: 17
Views: 4262

Se6a Rolling Resto.

As part of the fitting of new water pipes I removed the remains of a botched header tank upgrade!
by Johniewalshe
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Alloy Timing Gear
Replies: 0
Views: 1007

Alloy Timing Gear

Hi, anyone out there got an Alloy timing gear for a Essex v6 that would like to sell?

Thanks
by Johniewalshe
Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Se6a Rolling Resto.
Replies: 17
Views: 4262

Se6a Rolling Resto.

May 2018, Finally get my first proper drive as I take her home. I opted to bypass centre boxes with straight pipes and it sounds fantastic! First job is to replace all cooling pipes with new ones fit modified radiator and electric fan. I got a second hand rad of motor hog, it had the extra pipe as p...
by Johniewalshe
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: 3 more Scimeter coupe for sale in Ireland
Replies: 24
Views: 3759

Se4 for sale in Ireland

Hi, came across this ad, nothing to do with me. Some one here might be interested

https://www.donedeal.ie/vintagecars-for ... r/21465996

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