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by Peter Heywood
Fri Feb 03, 2012 8:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Haynes book: AUSTIN HEALEY PUBL. 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 575

Haynes book: AUSTIN HEALEY PUBL. 2011

I am surprised no one has mentioned how good a read, this book is. The next to last chapter on the Jensen Healey perhaps does not contain much that has not been writen elsewhere, but it seemed to me to give a different perspective. I am now reading the rest of it from chapter 1. I am quite absorbed ...
by Peter Heywood
Wed Jan 18, 2012 10:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Technical day
Replies: 17
Views: 2201

in reply to Steve Payne, I did not realise I would be the only one to tick the box that said something was missing. I did attend a technical day and it was very enjoyable, just talking to people with the same interest. I suppose I would have liked to have watched and learnt on something, that was re...
by Peter Heywood
Thu Dec 22, 2011 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biofuel
Replies: 2
Views: 629

E5 & E10

This is useful. Make sure you scroll down far enough before giving up.

http://fbhvc.co.uk/bio-fuels/

The materials table is an eye opener. I was shocked that copper is not recommended and even some tank sealants may be in doubt! I hope the Rustbuster one is OK.
by Peter Heywood
Sun Nov 13, 2011 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cashing-in a tax disc?
Replies: 4
Views: 710

Cashing-in a tax disc?

Does anyone know what you would get back, if you cashed-in the tax for 3 months? approximately!
Other winters I needed to go out for the odd test drive but this winter, rather boringly, there is nothing major planned.

Peter
by Peter Heywood
Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:27 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Knebworth Classic Car Show
Replies: 8
Views: 1599

Hi,
I will be going with my wife in my Jensen-Healey, meeting up some friends in their Sprite...also on the Monday, weather permitting.

I had mailed Derek Chapman, JOC 3 counties. I do not think they will be having a stand.

Pete
by Peter Heywood
Tue Nov 02, 2010 10:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Holiday in New Zealand next month
Replies: 8
Views: 1948

new zealand

Back in 1983 there was a great museum in / near Queenstown. I've just looked at my photos. There was a bristol 400 and a various racing cars. Hot hatches were my thing at the time. I did not take much notice.
by Peter Heywood
Sun Oct 03, 2010 5:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rust proofing
Replies: 2
Views: 914

I bought Dinitrol Brown for the cavities and Dinitrol Car as a black top coat for the underside. I now re fill the cartridges with waxoyl for cavities, as its cheaper. The Dinitrol Car seems to have stayed put quite well and I would I continue to use it. The cavity injection is a bit spray and hope....
by Peter Heywood
Thu Aug 05, 2010 10:37 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Classics at Felixstowe seafront THIS FRIDAY 6th August
Replies: 3
Views: 1196

Sorry, wedding anniversary,
but keep plugging them. I would like to come eventually.

Pete
by Peter Heywood
Wed Jun 16, 2010 9:49 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Jensens on Felixstowe Seafront this evening (16 June)
Replies: 2
Views: 1163

I would have done, had I realised. Such a nice evening as well. Were there other Healeys there?
by Peter Heywood
Sun Mar 25, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic:
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duxford

I would be interested, family permiting. I need to look at other peoples complete cars, to see where the bits should go on my JH. So thanks to you people who bring your motors. You know you enjoy showing off anyway.

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