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by The Reverend Bluejeans
Fri Jul 10, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Rusty Triumphs in Scotland
Replies: 191
Views: 18178

Re: Rusty Triumphs in Scotland

Halfords are about to discontinue Brooklands green aerosols so I'd snap a few up.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Sun Jul 05, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Rusty Triumphs in Scotland
Replies: 191
Views: 18178

Re: Rusty Triumphs in Scotland

That Acclaim wants pushing out of the back of a Hercules from 15'000 feet. Over a large landmass so we can see/hear the impact.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Tue Jun 23, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)
Replies: 260
Views: 9043

Re: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)

The Ranger was my fave at the time, although to be fair I was about 6 when they arrived. Seemed a good use for a fucked 1100.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Sun Jun 21, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop!
Replies: 945
Views: 28426

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop!

Yes.

The number plate thread on Pistonheads is a cracker.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Crash! Bang! Wallop!
Replies: 945
Views: 28426

Re: Crash! Bang! Wallop!

Eddie Honda wrote:
Wed Jun 17, 2020 11:17 pm
#europicarseholewatch

Blows equivalent to 120 (NL limit is 22), so about 3.5 over the more generous English limit.



Wim seems to confirm the vehicle's stereotype. :lol:
Bub's Dutch cousin? :lol:
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Sun Jun 14, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 3343
Views: 197768

Re: EBay Finds

FAO Fried Onions https://uploads.carandclassic.co.uk/uploads/cars/armstrong_siddeley/13174329.jpg https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1232760 Quite a hansome beast viewed from the front but what were they thinking re the back end? Kinda narrow rear track doesnt help. Armstrong Siddeley's suicide n...
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Sun Jun 14, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: How to buy a car in the lockdown. Bentley Turbo R
Replies: 144
Views: 8704

Re: How to buy a car in the lockdown. Bentley Turbo R

AutoshiteBoy wrote:
Sat Jun 13, 2020 8:35 pm
It looks like its coated in Shultz underneath?
Schutz.

Schultz did Charlie Brown and Peanuts.

Danke.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Fri Jun 05, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)
Replies: 260
Views: 9043

Re: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)

The blocked oil filter light was a feature of BMC cars for a few years. Minors had it for a while and then the feature was dropped. It appeared in Autumn 1964. You can tell on Minis and Minors with the big speedo: previously there were three dash light. Red ignition, blue main beam, amber oil press...
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Fri May 29, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)
Replies: 260
Views: 9043

Re: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)

Yes it is.

I had to chuckle when I read it.
by The Reverend Bluejeans
Fri May 29, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)
Replies: 260
Views: 9043

Re: 1968 Austin 1100 Mk1 (Take 2)

I acquired an 1100/1300 book by James Taylor.

No, not that one.

It tells all about the engine driven pump for the hydrolastic. :roll: :lol: