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by stuartsports05051985
Thu Aug 03, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

hi guys, no more updates at the moment, other than the car is now up for sale :+(

its ran faultlessly to be fair to it since all the repairs ive done
by stuartsports05051985
Sat Feb 18, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

Hello, Just a little update on the GTI, I've totally up all the bits and pieces so far: 4 tyres £158 wheel alignment £25 Rear silencer £59 2 x second hand rear lights £40 Timing belt kit £47 Water pump £21 Thermostat £13 Service (plugs, dist cap & arm, air, fuel filter) £60 2 x Arch repair panels £6...
by stuartsports05051985
Fri Nov 11, 2016 9:56 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Lancaster Insurance Classic Car show 2016
Replies: 98
Views: 9489

Re: Lancaster Insurance Classic Car show 2016

hi john was nice chatting today and sorting my membership
by stuartsports05051985
Tue Oct 25, 2016 7:48 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 216 gti tc gearbox oil?
Replies: 2
Views: 491

216 gti tc gearbox oil?

hello, what spec gearbox oil is recommended for the 216 with honda engine?

Thanks

Chris
by stuartsports05051985
Thu Oct 13, 2016 2:33 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

hi, pm replied to.

cheers
by stuartsports05051985
Wed Oct 12, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: is flywheel saveable
Replies: 9
Views: 1087

Re: is flywheel saveable

quick update, this hasnt worked out so good, took the flywheel in to get it sorted and when i turned up to pay and collected, they hadnt machined off the same amount of material from the area the pressure plate seats and left a whole host of hard spots. have given it to another place to see if they ...
by stuartsports05051985
Sun Oct 02, 2016 10:35 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: is flywheel saveable
Replies: 9
Views: 1087

Re: is flywheel saveable

hi im up in teesside
by stuartsports05051985
Sun Oct 02, 2016 7:15 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

some more progress today, arch repair panels painted and the box clutch and fly removed for inspection, i was told the clutch had been changed a week prior to purchase but it appears not, odd as there are wire brush marks on the flywheel where someone has tried to clean the dust off. http://i349.pho...
by stuartsports05051985
Sun Oct 02, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: is flywheel saveable
Replies: 9
Views: 1087

is flywheel saveable

so after pulling box box off to investigate why the 216 is juddering so badly, i found a very worn clutch and fly, clutch isnt an issue but am wondering if the fly can be skimmed or if its too far gone? http://i349.photobucket.com/albums/q396/HenryHvR200/Mobile%20Uploads/BD19C4AA-0C21-4D3C-B553-996E...
by stuartsports05051985
Mon Sep 19, 2016 10:28 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

the thought had crossed my mind :=)

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ROVER-214-SLI ... SwIgNXra~A
by stuartsports05051985
Mon Sep 19, 2016 10:10 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

cheers for the positive feedback guys, appreciate it. Johnny, yeah, all the rust gone except that rear bumper mount, having a look underneath its spotless, so would like to preserve it that way. I spend a few hours compounding out the scratches on the drivers side doors which worked out well, so the...
by stuartsports05051985
Sun Sep 18, 2016 5:52 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

and today i tackled the passengers side rear... http://i349.photobucket.com/albums/q396/HenryHvR200/Mobile%20Uploads/82CBDA82-C5FB-4435-A540-4AD0A1877913_zps5b1oyydt.jpg http://i349.photobucket.com/albums/q396/HenryHvR200/Mobile%20Uploads/A1CC68E8-EF9D-4AB0-B3FB-EEDA12AE2331_zps8kcmabvt.jpg http://i...
by stuartsports05051985
Sat Sep 17, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

yeah, i need to order the plastic clips for them!
by stuartsports05051985
Sat Sep 17, 2016 10:11 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto
Replies: 38
Views: 4017

Re: 1992 216 gti tc rolling resto

yeah its a repair panel, with sheet steel to make up the remaining patches.

Got the other side to do also, if weather is good i might tackle tomorrow :-)
by stuartsports05051985
Sat Sep 17, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Bodywork & Detailing
Topic: plastic clips for spats
Replies: 4
Views: 1033

plastic clips for spats

Hello, im looking for the little rectangular clips that hold the little spats on in front of the rear wheelarches on the gti TC, can anyone point me in the direction?

thanks