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by V8 fan
Sun 05 Mar 2017, 18:23
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Firenza 2 door for Sale #####SOLD#####
Replies: 4
Views: 2403

Re: Firenza 2 door for Sale

Very neat Darryl - compliments to a great looking Firenza. I like it 8)

This sale shouldn't take too long....
by V8 fan
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 22:13
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: What cars do you like/motoring memories.
Replies: 5
Views: 1645

Re: What cars do you like/motoring memories.

Well said Jacques ;)
by V8 fan
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 19:02
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

Re: A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am

Triplethree, did you get my PM?

Cheers for now ;)
by V8 fan
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 18:43
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

Re: A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am

Agreed!

Btw, my father ended up not going to the show in George due to unforeseen circumstances......

I also had to go back to work in Dubai beforehand - would also have been nice if I could have come with my car. :cry:

Aw well, there's always next time :D
by V8 fan
Sun 05 Feb 2017, 14:27
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

Re: A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am

Thanks for the compliments - I'm certain my father will enjoy chatting with you. Regarding the serial number of the BW T5 box - from what my research came up with when I had to source the correct 5th gear ratio is that the number comes up as 1352 - 115 which correlates with the ratio given by the ma...
by V8 fan
Sun 29 Jan 2017, 22:00
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

A little drive with two old-timers - XR8 & Can-Am

Went for a nice pub lunch at the Botriver Hotel in Botrivier - great place with nice views and ambience ;) I reckon I should buy the XR8 back from my father now that I've sorted all those niggling problems including the 5th gear ratio cluster which was almost impossible to find - thanks to Gunter an...
by V8 fan
Mon 23 Jan 2017, 23:25
Forum: Cars and Parts on Other Sites
Topic: Ford Capri PERANA in Dublin for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1085

Re: Ford Capri PERANA in Dublin for sale

Howzit Paul!

Best to contact the owner - might be a half-decent buy ;)
by V8 fan
Sun 22 Jan 2017, 23:01
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: Yesterdays' heroes in Somerset-West
Replies: 7
Views: 5605

Re: Yesterdays' heroes in Somerset-West

Ahh, okay - got it now :D

Wouldn't mind that coupe too - something different and rare I think ;)
by V8 fan
Sun 22 Jan 2017, 21:53
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: Yesterdays' heroes in Somerset-West
Replies: 7
Views: 5605

Re: Yesterdays' heroes in Somerset-West

O, okay - shot!!

Oldsmobile is pretty much greek to me.............great car though!!

:D :D
by V8 fan
Sun 22 Jan 2017, 21:21
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: Yesterdays' heroes in Somerset-West
Replies: 7
Views: 5605

Re: Yesterdays' heroes in Somerset-West

Howzit Ben!

Not too sure about the 442 deciphering.....

This specific car is fitted with a big block 442CUI V8 mated to a 3-speed AUTO.