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by Bigdyer05
Wed 27 Jul 2016, 15:09
Forum: Exterior/bodywork
Topic: Cortina glass
Replies: 1
Views: 1875

Re: Cortina glass

Anyone please I need new glass for my perana ;)
by Bigdyer05
Thu 24 Mar 2016, 20:53
Forum: Ford
Topic: Perana cortina mk3 numbers
Replies: 1
Views: 1972

Perana cortina mk3 numbers

A chap I met a few weeks ago had another visit to SA and met up with Mr basil green himself He got chatting to basil and asked him a question for me which was How many mk3 cortina perana's did he produce Basil said they produced 6 cars total and they was only prototype cars that got sold off I had h...
by Bigdyer05
Tue 22 Mar 2016, 19:26
Forum: Exterior/bodywork
Topic: Cortina glass
Replies: 1
Views: 1875

Cortina glass

Hi is there anyone in SA that reproduces SA glass for a mk3 cortina with the the correct stamp on as when I restore my SA cortina I want it to be correct to the finest detail
Ile post a picture of the stamp
Cheers steve
Image
by Bigdyer05
Wed 24 Feb 2016, 09:14
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: MK 3 Cortina Perana
Replies: 16
Views: 6779

Re: MK 3 Cortina Perana

Huge pity, the V6 taken out, replaced by a V8. When I see this I really wonder why there is this huge trend here to NOT restore but rather resto mod any originality out of cars. I must admit to considering putting a v8 into my mark three but only considered it for a short while lol My car is going ...
by Bigdyer05
Wed 27 Jan 2016, 03:00
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Cortina pickup MK3
Replies: 1
Views: 1165

Re: Cortina pickup MK3

Clear or orange
If orange I have nos lenses if that helps
by Bigdyer05
Fri 25 Sep 2015, 08:57
Forum: Cars wanted
Topic: Mk3 cortina perana
Replies: 32
Views: 12535

Re: Mk3 cortina perana

I've decided that I won't be restoring the perana myself and had a chap come road Thursday to look at it He's happy he can achieve a concourse finish so the car goes to his shop at the end of October once there is a spare four post He also said he's happy for me to go down when ever I like to get in...
by Bigdyer05
Wed 16 Sep 2015, 20:19
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Two door gxl
Replies: 8
Views: 2976

Re: Two door gxl

Don't find many solid ones lol
I've four days off work now so if the weather is ok ile be cracking on with it.
by Bigdyer05
Tue 08 Sep 2015, 22:01
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Two door gxl
Replies: 8
Views: 2976

Re: Two door gxl

IndianaJones wrote:Very nice project, is this a 1600? Pinto or Kent?

We didn't get any 2 door Cortina's from the Mk3 onwards in SA.
It's the 2 ltr pinto mate
We got the two doors but you got the v6's
Nice to have the best of both
Just a shame they where never combined lol
by Bigdyer05
Tue 08 Sep 2015, 11:07
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Two door gxl
Replies: 8
Views: 2976

Re: Two door gxl

Cut the first bit out nice and square
I have to take the picture then edit crop and zoom to allow me to attach so I apologise for the poor shots in advance
by Bigdyer05
Tue 08 Sep 2015, 08:59
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Two door gxl
Replies: 8
Views: 2976

Two door gxl

Starting the welding on the two door today I was going to sell it but I've changed my mind I'm going to restore it to a low standard as I need a car on the road so please don't look at it and think oh is this the treatment the perana is going to get because there's restoring a car and there's puttin...