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    Had mine out all weekend. Glorious. Even after...

    Had mine out all weekend. Glorious.

    Even after 25 years, it still creates a reaction from passers by and other drivers that hasn't been bettered by any other supercar or classic I've been out in....
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    I've now fitted the classic car LEDs in my...

    I've now fitted the classic car LEDs in my standard h4 headlamp units... works a treat. Makes a massive difference to night driving confidence - the lower current draw is nice to have too. Personally...
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    Have to say I used a load of kids playmats from...

    Have to say I used a load of kids playmats from costco under where the car sits.... rubber backed.

    Keeps the concrete dust down, no issues putting a jack on them, easy to kneel or lie on... cheap...
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    Just FYI - once you pass (good luck by the way!)...

    Just FYI - once you pass (good luck by the way!) a stick on plate on the nose cone is not technically legal. And it never has been.

    E types and the like have them like this since the 60's but it...
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    Just FYI - Vitour Galaxy tyres have a less...

    Just FYI - Vitour Galaxy tyres have a less pronounced bulge than matching size stuff from the likes BF Goodrich or Avons. So swapping tyres wont help... unless you went for a different size...
  6. I know ls3 lumps pass an MOT with 200 cell cats....

    I know ls3 lumps pass an MOT with 200 cell cats. my friends garage did that to another cobra and fitted the cats actually inside the side pipes.
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    Ok. I’ll dig it out and see what condition...

    Ok. I’ll dig it out and see what condition it’s in.
  8. Thread: Fuel filling

    by AlexB74
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    My mk2 pilgrim had an incorrect length pick up...

    My mk2 pilgrim had an incorrect length pick up pipe… it only picked up fuel if the tank was 1/3 full.

    Took us ages to work that one out!
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    I'm off to tell the wife we are millionaires....

    I'm off to tell the wife we are millionaires....
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    The long distance navigation rally boys all use...

    The long distance navigation rally boys all use van tyres with inner tubes on their cars..
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    Think so. Offset and dropped.

    Think so. Offset and dropped.
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    Dax, Ford lump, blue with sidepipes at as low as...

    Dax, Ford lump, blue with sidepipes at as low as £30k?

    Just coming into summer? Madness…

    A bargain indeed.
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    Image Halibrand refurb - bolt spec?

    Hi Chaps,

    I'm getting a local firm to straighten/refurb my 15" image halibrand replica alloys - they are 25 years old so a new set of split rim bolts seems like a good idea!

    Image offered to...
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    Sorry missed a key word! pics of my pilgrim...

    Sorry missed a key word! pics of my pilgrim mk2…manual!

    Though happy to send pics of my pride and joy too :)
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    Just in case it’s relevant I have iPhone pics...

    Just in case it’s relevant I have iPhone pics of my mk2 - bit of a pain because it’s not a single doc it’s individual pics. But happy to message them to anyone that it’s of help to…
  16. Thread: hood

    by AlexB74
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    Mine also has the strip of velcro'd cloth that...

    Mine also has the strip of velcro'd cloth that fastens along the length of the roll bar... May well be that your hood needs to be 'tightened up' - ie some of the slack taken out & reglued to the bits...
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    Please keep posting on the mx5 gearbox rv8 sumo...

    Please keep posting on the mx5 gearbox rv8 sumo combination….
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    Yep.You’ll be fine.

    Yep.You’ll be fine.
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    If you have conventional springs (uniform...

    If you have conventional springs (uniform thickness) they will be linear - not variable. This means they will compress at the exactly the same lb/ft per sq inch of compression rate regardless of how...
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    Higher octane fuel = less likely to detonate =...

    Higher octane fuel = less likely to detonate = can run more aggressive timing & compression rates. Most moderns will retard timing in line with fuel quality real time not sure about the Z3M.

    Most...
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    Have to say - after 25 years, 35 thousand hard...

    Have to say - after 25 years, 35 thousand hard miles in all weathers including winter salt.... a pilgrim zinc dipped chassis, painted in a couple of coats of black smoothrite so it looks nicer has...
  22. Thread: Front Grill

    by AlexB74
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    Mines been run without a mesh for 20 odd years......

    Mines been run without a mesh for 20 odd years... it’s has a couple of dings and a lot of dead bugs in it but that’s it.
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    If you really don’t fancy sorting the garage or...

    If you really don’t fancy sorting the garage or getting a carcoon.... a friend did look at a second hand race car trailer from Brian James. His plan was to sell it on after a year or so, probably...
  24. Thread: Towing point

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    A lot easier to tow from the rear first... but...

    A lot easier to tow from the rear first... but for trailer balance purposes that would only work if you don't have the engine in?
  25. Gerry at Hawk cars will make you one... cut &...

    Gerry at Hawk cars will make you one... cut & shut...
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