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by Old Wrinkly
Sun Aug 07, 2022 4:57 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 9040
Views: 2140399

Re: EBay Finds

I ran a 1.6 Carisma as a daily a few years back, nice drive, the hatch version has a large boot area even with the rear seats up. Averaged around 36 mpg local and totally reliable during the year I owned it. High clutch pedal may be a feature of the model as mine was the same. Pity its so far away f...
by Old Wrinkly
Sun Aug 07, 2022 11:24 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 9040
Views: 2140399

Re: EBay Finds

Cheap Land Rover series project, 109 petrol, probably a ringer, DVLA details, first registered January 1988, year of manufacture 1963. Reg. no. worth a few quid.

by Old Wrinkly
Sun Aug 07, 2022 11:10 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 9040
Views: 2140399

Re: EBay Finds

Cheap Moggie.

by Old Wrinkly
Sun Aug 07, 2022 11:03 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop! - 2022 Edition
Replies: 1188
Views: 78809

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop! - 2022 Edition

1964, know your vehicle height.
by Old Wrinkly
Sat Aug 06, 2022 10:44 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop! - 2022 Edition
Replies: 1188
Views: 78809

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop! - 2022 Edition

My old Corsa had better side impact protection.
by Old Wrinkly
Sat Aug 06, 2022 12:30 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop! - 2022 Edition
Replies: 1188
Views: 78809

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop! - 2022 Edition

All three occupants were unscathed.
by Old Wrinkly
Thu Aug 04, 2022 8:42 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 9040
Views: 2140399

Re: EBay Finds

Escort diesel van project.

by Old Wrinkly
Thu Aug 04, 2022 8:38 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 9040
Views: 2140399

Re: EBay Finds

Cheap Series 2 project.

by Old Wrinkly
Thu Aug 04, 2022 5:50 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Do you ever get sentimental bridging a car?
Replies: 34
Views: 531

Re: Do you ever get sentimental bridging a car?

Quite a straightforward and cheap repair for anyone who can weld, not cost effective at garage rates. I might still fix it, lots of happy memories, fetching it from Reg Vardies, my first and only new car, all my kids learnt to drive in it, family holidays etc. I also have another one, exactly the sa...