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Post by Terry H » Wed Aug 09, 2017 9:46 am

Pump arrived today, ordered Monday delivered 9.30 this morning. This drag and drop photo's into the post is very good. :hurrah:
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Post by AnotherTim » Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:04 pm

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Rear bumper. Off some bloke in Somerset. Twenty quid. Perfect for what I need to do (... chop it up, reassemble the parts as a smaller rear bumper with no side wraparounds)



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Post by Coupe Racing » Sun Sep 03, 2017 9:17 am

Couldn't you destroy a less than perfect one ?
That looks too good to cut up


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Post by AnotherTim » Sun Sep 03, 2017 9:45 am

If I could find one, yes, and if it was for sale for less than a hundred quid. This was twenty quid. Cheapest by far. It's not as good as it looks in the puc to be honest. Chrome is shot. Rusty inside. Slotted holes are rounded and deformed and the side brackets are just mounds of rust.



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Post by Rev Light » Sun Sep 03, 2017 9:50 am

Sounds like bumper, better to check and see if it is still on my car :D

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Post by AnotherTim » Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:02 am

If it's not there Steve, you could always buy it back.

For £50

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Post by Old and Slow » Sat Sep 09, 2017 4:06 pm

After my run at Curbs I seemed to be over-fuelling, so thought I'd better check the pump pressure.
The kit came this morning from D-T. :)
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Clearly the pressure is already too high! :shock:


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Post by Old and Slow » Sat Sep 09, 2017 4:07 pm

BTW, unlike my other pressure gauges, this one doesn't have a "zeroing" adjuster on the back.
It's OK though, I'll be able to check for negative pressures too.


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Post by Captain Beke » Wed Sep 13, 2017 5:45 pm

Now thats what I call car ramps
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Post by Alan SS1 » Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:50 pm

aye but no proof the fancy height adjustable bit works when you park half a ton of Scimitar on top of them :wink:


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Post by ScimmyMike » Tue Feb 06, 2018 12:51 pm

Happy chappy coupe boot lock arrived today all the way from sunny Cyprus, only £40 as well
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Post by scimjim » Tue Feb 06, 2018 6:40 pm

ScimmyMike wrote:
Tue Feb 06, 2018 12:51 pm
Happy chappy coupe boot lock arrived today all the way from sunny Cyprus, only £40 as well
I bought the one on eBay in Birmingham for £45 last summer
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Post by gtcse8 » Tue Feb 06, 2018 6:53 pm

Now I know what they are worth I must advertise the One I have.


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Post by jeff hoole » Tue Feb 27, 2018 3:13 pm

New quarter light base seals
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