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    I wasn’t going to reply to this thread until...

    I wasn’t going to reply to this thread until Kev provoked me...the original builder of my car (In Maidstone) debated for ages, and then painted it grey. A later owner had a different idea :)
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    How long is it taking the change in Historic...

    How long is it taking the change in Historic status / V5 to come through ? I send mine off 4-5 weeks ago, I've got nothing. DVLA site says "Taxed" which it is. I do know they've been on strike.
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    Hi Aaron, great to read of the progress you are...

    Hi Aaron, great to read of the progress you are making after the road-block you hit a couple of weeks ago.

    I’m not sure this is of any help, but when I was looking at header fabrication a few...
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    Thanks Andy, you had me at Pie shop :) Thanks...

    Thanks Andy, you had me at Pie shop :)

    Thanks too for your PM, I’ve replied to it - much obliged.
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    Apologies for the minor deviation of the thread,...

    Apologies for the minor deviation of the thread, does anyone know if it is possible to change the seat belts without removing the fuel tank in a Mk2 Sumo ?
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    Thanks to Drammyboy and Clive for the warning...

    Thanks to Drammyboy and Clive for the warning about midges, I thought we’d be out of range by the time they appeared, maybe not. Biting insects find me very tasty and if they have the same affinity...
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    Great to hear from you Roger, I’ve got your...

    Great to hear from you Roger, I’ve got your number, I’ll call you :)
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    NC500 -Any tips ?

    Two weeks tomorrow we’re off to the NC500, starting somewhere near Applecross on the west coast and staying in Armorel, Rhiconich and John O’Groats (ie clockwise) before stopping in Dunblane and...
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    I’d be going for the PCH - better weather ! And...

    I’d be going for the PCH - better weather ! And maybe more special ? As part of our honeymoon Kay and I hired a Mustang convertible from LA airport and drove it to Vegas is the canyon and Route 66....
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    Hoping it's 3rd time lucky in 2022, Davos was...

    Hoping it's 3rd time lucky in 2022, Davos was excellent so we were really looking forward to similar scenery. I'll be "making do" with the NC500 instead at the end of May but I get the feeling so...
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    A foul slur ;) - any excuse to use mine, Saturday...

    A foul slur ;) - any excuse to use mine, Saturday was a 60 mile trip to Bicester, yesterday went to Welford for lunch with friends who have several classics and arrived in a 2006 Mustang convertible....
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    A nitrile rubber glove ? - marigold rather than...

    A nitrile rubber glove ? - marigold rather than surgical style ? Depends how thick you want it.
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    Having changed engines before, my take on it...

    Having changed engines before, my take on it depends whether a) you can / wish to do it yourself or b) you have deep pockets. I guess the ford engine would increase the resale value, but depending on...
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    I’d lost track of when they were changed, not...

    I’d lost track of when they were changed, not as recent as I thought and was alerted when the fuel pump became very noisy and I lost most power for a minute, then it came back, so I got the pump...
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    I've had a fuel smell in the boot for a long...

    I've had a fuel smell in the boot for a long time, but no obvious leaks. I found out last week that the fuel pipes weren't the right spec and the ethanol in modern fuels was rotting them from the...
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    I’m sure there’d be a lot of interest Chris :)

    I’m sure there’d be a lot of interest Chris :)
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    No, but I’m thinking I need better friends ;)

    No, but I’m thinking I need better friends ;)
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    I tried phoning DVLA today, they have strike...

    I tried phoning DVLA today, they have strike action reducing their availability (on top of covid doing the same thing) so I tried the chat-bot option. That wasted another 15 minutes of my life...
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    Sticker on the nose cone underneath the bonnet...

    Sticker on the nose cone underneath the bonnet line is my favourite, or rubber coated P-Clips onto the nudge bar, but a) it blocks the radiator (bad news with your 350) and b) if you position the...
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    Thanks. I think part of the problem I had was...

    Thanks. I think part of the problem I had was trying to do this on 31/3 - they day before it became historic and there was no option to change the status on her screen and the she said I had to...
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    It’s find people’s taste fascinating. I...

    It’s find people’s taste fascinating. I really like wire wheels, especially on a silver car, but you don’t see many on a Cobra. They’re also a pig to clean - even more so than the many...
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    I remember that thread Dek, and although I have...

    I remember that thread Dek, and although I have had some issues in this area, they were more to do with fuel delivery than anything else. Now the fan is programmed to come on earlier and I have an...
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    I bought a sheet of black (hexagonal ?) mesh from...

    I bought a sheet of black (hexagonal ?) mesh from car builder solutions but got the larger of the two sizes to maximise air flow.
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    Did you contact DVLA first ? between my local...

    Did you contact DVLA first ?

    between my local post office, myself and DVLA this could be easier...
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    Good spot Kev, yes that’s my car, the red ECM...

    Good spot Kev, yes that’s my car, the red ECM sticker on the front wing is the clincher.

    The Bears is a very good way of sharing the joys of driving a Cobra, several Cobra owners are also...
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