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by Rattling
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5586
Views: 444389

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

Tinker man wrote:
Thu Mar 12, 2020 1:01 pm
hillman 1.jpg

this morning at the BP station in Meir
Takes me back ,I had one in the same colour,great car 👍👍
by Rattling
Sun Mar 08, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Scimitar Sightings/Have you seen..?
Topic: Red coupe
Replies: 0
Views: 373

Red coupe

Spotted a red coupe at the Saxon Mill Warwick Saturday afternoon in the car park ,anyone on here ? 👍
by Rattling
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Scimitar Sightings/Have you seen..?
Topic: Green SE6(ish) spotted St Martins, Shropshire
Replies: 5
Views: 1090

Green SE6(ish) spotted St Martins, Shropshire

Seen again in St Martins leaving Stans supermarket but couldn't attract the drivers attention. As an aside, after suffering the ravages of dropped drains, manhole covers and potholes and having the village split in two for complete re-surfacing, four days after completion Severn/Trent have dug it u...
by Rattling
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Jaguar X Type
Replies: 90
Views: 7261

Jaguar X Type

Does a new aftermarket exhaust system come with the sensors and if so is it cheaper to just put a new one on ? Just a thought!
by Rattling
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: In Memory of...
Topic: Worlds first fatal car crash
Replies: 2
Views: 421

Worlds first fatal car crash

Interesting fact that ,I wonder how many people died falling from there horses in the same year .
by Rattling
Sun Feb 23, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Germany
Replies: 3
Views: 581

Hello from Germany

Welcome.
by Rattling
Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: I managed to do this
Topic: Morning commute fight!
Replies: 25
Views: 3210

Morning commute fight!

Surely on the forthcoming driverless cars dash cams will be mandatory or how will insurance companies seek to evade paying up ! You could argue that there's quite a few driverless car on the road at the moment :D Manny I hope all goes well for you 👍
by Rattling
Thu Feb 20, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Oil mistake question
Replies: 4
Views: 464

Oil mistake question

Many thanks Philip and Craig 👍 Phew that was worrying me ,I did take it out after removing the oil just to see if there was a problem and it seemed to perform as excitingly as usual even on a short M way blast ,but I was still worried about the condition of the oil ,very many thanks 👍👍
by Rattling
Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Oil mistake question
Replies: 4
Views: 464

Oil mistake question

Hi all ,I recently change the engine oil and due to having to take a phone call halfway through I overfilled it :( I didn't realise that I'd done this until I took he car on a drive all was well on the outward journey but on the return blue smoke emitting from the exhaust pipe happened at times not ...
by Rattling
Sun Feb 16, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's SS1 1800 Ti
Replies: 154
Views: 24525

Manny's SS1 1800 Ti

Good day all , the radiator has been installed along with the grommets , i have the two steel coolant pipes mariating in some vinegar, hopefully get the system back together next weekend.I have given myself a MOT deadline for end of March..i have another EU road trip in April to Huesca at the foot ...
by Rattling
Sun Feb 16, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's SS1 1800 Ti
Replies: 154
Views: 24525

Manny's SS1 1800 Ti

Good day all , the radiator has been installed along with the grommets , i have the two steel coolant pipes mariating in some vinegar, hopefully get the system back together next weekend.I have given myself a MOT deadline for end of March..i have another EU road trip in April to Huesca at the foot ...
by Rattling
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Scimitars in a Gilbern book!
Replies: 15
Views: 1208

Scimitars in a Gilbern book!

peter freeman wrote:
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:31 pm
Geraint SabreGTCse5 wrote:
Fri Feb 07, 2020 2:38 pm
they must have something a Scimitar doesn't! :w
rarity
Production was just shy of the pointy scimitars ,slightly different period I know and although I like them I'd rather have the pointy one :D
by Rattling
Wed Feb 05, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: General Rallying Chat
Topic: Alternative motorsport for the scims ? Navigational rally ?
Replies: 9
Views: 2718

Alternative motorsport for the scims ? Navigational rally ?

Good fun but easier as driver as Jim says :)
by Rattling
Wed Feb 05, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Faulty distributor cap.
Replies: 10
Views: 884

Faulty distributor cap.

David Tew wrote:
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:49 am
It was in an Intermotor box but the printing on the cap is in that unique font the Chinese use!
Even some of my mercedes spares wear that font :D strangely copy Beru mercedes parts have made in Germany :mrgreen:
by Rattling
Mon Feb 03, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Speedo/rev counter
Replies: 13
Views: 762

Speedo/rev counter

I bought a new old stock one from reliant parts world ,I think they still have a few if that's the way you want to go .

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