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by Blue-SP
Sun Nov 01, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Modified Cars - The Good , Bad & Ugly ..
Replies: 16
Views: 707

Re: Modified Cars - The Good , Bad & Ugly ..

Never seen it around in the UK. Side pipes and side exit truck exhausts ???

Not to my taste, although I had the Centerline 500 style wheels on my old Camaro
by Blue-SP
Tue Sep 15, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Classic cars on the road
Replies: 6243
Views: 827872

Re: Classic cars on the road

A customer visit today for a set of American Racing Magnum alloys, 17x7 front and a 17x9 on the rear with suitable modern rubber. 1966 Plymouth Satellite 2 Door Hardtop. Super clean with a small block Chrysler
by Blue-SP
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Bagshot Breakfast Meet
Replies: 0
Views: 192

Bagshot Breakfast Meet

Sunday 13th September- Bagshot Breakfast Meet. The event runs the second weekend of the month but best to check on their facebook page to make sure Covid and regulations has forced changes. The is past weekend there was probably in excess of 200 cars,bikes and oddities. The car park was full by 9.30...
by Blue-SP
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale
Topic: Mk3 Interceptor 'Restmod' on Ebay
Replies: 14
Views: 1854

Re: Mk3 Interceptor 'Restmod' on Ebay

The price does seem very fair, I remember the guy coming in to North Hants Tyres and looking at the Rocket Racing Wheels, the package alone with the Goodyear brand tyres cost him just under £1500.00. He was very particular on what he wanted and explained what he was going to do, it was around the ti...
by Blue-SP
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Bicester Drive In Weekend
Replies: 19
Views: 2549

Re: Bicester Drive In Weekend

Have just purchased our 2 tickets to Saturday, Smokey and Bandit. Hope the sun is shining.

John
by Blue-SP
Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Bicester Drive In Weekend
Replies: 19
Views: 2549

Re: Bicester Drive In Weekend

I would like to come on the Saturday if possible, 1973 SP
by Blue-SP
Mon Jul 06, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Classic cars on the road
Replies: 6243
Views: 827872

Re: Classic cars on the road

Today’s Visitor at North Hants Tyres, 1964 Chevrolet Malibu Convertible. Fitted with a set of American Racing Torque Thrust D. This vehicle is totally original car and is for sale at Alan Carrington Cars 28K
by Blue-SP
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Potential Southern Area Meeting July 16th
Replies: 5
Views: 815

Re: Potential Southern Area Meeting July 16th

You can put me down as interested subject to weather, I shrink in the rain and cold. Car is running just waiting on a new reliable fuel pressure regulator and hopefully all will be well.
Regards

John
by Blue-SP
Fri May 22, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: V-8 Engine Tech
Topic: Exhaust header colour
Replies: 3
Views: 635

Re: Exhaust header colour

I am no expert but do you know how long it may have been cracked for? It may have been a batch problem as looking through my cars history the near side exhaust manifold was changed under warranty when the car was 9 months old. Another possible cause is the near side is closer to the curb and gutter ...
by Blue-SP
Wed May 20, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Factory paperwork....
Replies: 26
Views: 3555

Re: Factory paperwork....

Jensen advising against?

It was a mans world in those days as costs were himself and not themselves
by Blue-SP
Wed May 20, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Factory paperwork....
Replies: 26
Views: 3555

Re: Factory paperwork....

Further correspondence

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by Blue-SP
Wed May 20, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Factory paperwork....
Replies: 26
Views: 3555

Re: Factory paperwork....

I received the file when I purchased the car and it gives you an insight to the cars history, my SP had a few warranty claims as well including pitting door handles,flasher unit,oil gauge,door switch,headlight, new gearbox seals to list a few. What is interesting is how the car had the single 4 barr...
by Blue-SP
Wed May 20, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Recommendations on Salisbury Diff
Replies: 4
Views: 774

Re: Recommendations on Salisbury Diff

I had my SP axle rebuilt by Andy Robinson Race Cars, they have ll the equipment to do an in house job. They say the Jensen axle is pretty much bullet proof but if you want the Ford drag race parts it can be sorted. Shop around and see who you feel at ease with to do a good job
by Blue-SP
Tue May 12, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Southern Area Meetings in 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 847

Re: Southern Area Meetings in 2020

Thank you for the update, unfortunately life as we knew it has changed. Keep safe and hopefully my SP will be finished for an evening in the future.
Regards
John
by Blue-SP
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show Postponed
Replies: 5
Views: 1395

Re: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show Postponed

Le Mans 24 hr has been postponed until September, the classic which is 2 weeks later will be decided on shortly.

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