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by Arthur Foxhake
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourselves
Topic: What Ho, Guys 'n' Gals
Replies: 8
Views: 142

Re: What Ho, Guys 'n' Gals

Are you registered on A.S?
What is your username over there if so?
Welcome.
by Arthur Foxhake
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)
Replies: 73
Views: 1623

Re: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)

I'm pleased to hear some good reports of them.
I've no experience of even being close enough to touch one. I even googled earlier to see what the interior looks like...
Different, was the answer.
by Arthur Foxhake
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)
Replies: 73
Views: 1623

Re: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)

Aye. Bought a few from Dave, good bloke.
by Arthur Foxhake
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)
Replies: 73
Views: 1623

Re: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)

I should add that I've bought a Peugeot partner from my brother for £100. Saab probably for sale, may already have a buyer. Peugeot 106 to be scrapped soon.
by Arthur Foxhake
Sun Oct 13, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)
Replies: 73
Views: 1623

Re: End of year (well not quite) Fleet reports? Ill Start :)

I've been pretty good this year. Start of year:- Ford Cougar V6. Transit camper. Transit swb Mercedes 508d Atala Califfone 50cc. Classic mini (autograss car) Toyota Corolla. Rotten As of now. Saab 9-3 1.8t. 2003. Going concern. Transit camper. Broken for a bit, fixed now. Mercedes 508d. Broken Bad. ...
by Arthur Foxhake
Wed Oct 02, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Jag! The Ghostly fleet thread
Replies: 746
Views: 29857

Re: Jag! The Ghostly fleet thread

I did a pre booked MOT on the Mercedes 508d I drove home from Totnes to Chesham. It was only insured for 2 days so didn't show up on the MID at any point. It hadn't moved for 4 years, was green with mold, covered in graffiti and rust and was, without any shadow of a doubt, the most tuggable vehicle,...
by Arthur Foxhake
Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1222
Views: 45591

Re: What did you do today?

Pulled the cover off the drive system for the PXR and there was thick rubber deposits everywhere. The belt has been slipping a lot. There are burnt rubber marks on the top of the front pulley as well. It's a primitive CVT set up, the front pulley closes with revs and makes a bigger pulley and the re...
by Arthur Foxhake
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1222
Views: 45591

Re: What did you do today?

DodgeRover wrote:
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:05 pm
Is that the ex purple barge ken minibus?
It sure is. Took it to the Assen Moto GP last year.
The coil went 3 days before the Isle of Man and I couldn't get one in time so it's been sat thinking about it's actions for a while now.
Glad it's fixed.
by Arthur Foxhake
Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 1222
Views: 45591

Re: What did you do today?

Yeah, same engine.
Slightly different cam profile for more torque low down but the same essentially.
It's a hoot in a Transit. Apparently, it'll do 110mph, so I'm told...