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by johnw
Sat 25 Jul 2009, 14:22
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Smack’s booster
Replies: 7
Views: 872

Re: Smack’s booster

after both myself and my sister being scammed on the internet, all I can say is that if it looks to good to be true, it probably is...

In my VERY limited experience, the only way to lower your CO foot print with such a vehilce would to to do an LPG conversion
by johnw
Wed 22 Jul 2009, 19:26
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Rover Vanden Plas
Replies: 5
Views: 1144

Re: Rover Vanden Plas

First dibs to Gunter
by johnw
Wed 22 Jul 2009, 16:49
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Rover Vanden Plas
Replies: 5
Views: 1144

Rover Vanden Plas

Hey guys, I bought this Rover as a donor car a few months back, but I have not had the chance to get going with the project, and I need the cash and space. Its an 83 (I think?) Rover vanden Plas. 3.5 aluminium V8, 5 speed manual, rear wheel drive. Its got Aircon (not sure if its working), power stee...
by johnw
Mon 23 Mar 2009, 16:45
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: found this on gumtree
Replies: 5
Views: 856

Re: found this on gumtree

Definitly deserves major bonus points for effort,

i actually hope someone does give him a car, I think we could use a few more happy endings in this country.

Besides, if someone gave him a car it would be better than the car rusting to nothing in someone's back yard...
by johnw
Sat 24 Jan 2009, 17:07
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Engine swops
Replies: 2
Views: 806

Re: Engine swops

Howzit Johan

Thanks for that, Sounds relatively easy.

My next issue, which should have been the first one really, is no scrapping papers for the car. not the donor car, but my manta that I'm trying to build. Hope my grandfather kept it somewhere...

Thanks again

John
by johnw
Sun 18 Jan 2009, 18:07
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Engine swops
Replies: 2
Views: 806

Engine swops

Howzit guys, Can anyone please explain to me the legal requirements for doing an egine swop? I have a Rover 3.5 V8 (Basically a Buick model sold to the Brits) that will be going into my Opel Manta. I know you need a clearance certificate from the cops to prove that the new engine wasnt stolen, is th...
by johnw
Fri 02 Jan 2009, 09:09
Forum: Restoration
Topic: Dash resto
Replies: 26
Views: 3383

Re: Dash resto

Nice work Wally,

You're giving me inspiration to get off my arse and start doing stuff myself instead of making excuses that I dont have the tools or the knowledge
J
by johnw
Fri 02 Jan 2009, 08:44
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Happy new year to all members, friends and their family.
Replies: 6
Views: 866

Re: Happy new year to all members, friends and their family.

Happy New Year guys!!! hope you all had a brilliant party, I havent had that much tequila in a very very loooooongtime... :lol: :lol: :lol:
by johnw
Thu 04 Dec 2008, 05:16
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: 1971 Dodge Charger 440
Replies: 13
Views: 1960

Re: 1971 Dodge Charger 440

8O :lol: :lol: :lol: