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by marshall1
Sat Sep 28, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: 7th BL Autumn Rally, Milto Keynes - Sunday Sept 29th
Replies: 40
Views: 4716

Re: 7th BL Autumn Rally, Milto Keynes - Sunday Sept 29th

I will be attending, getting used to hood up motoring.
Mad dogs and multicultural people who live in or hail from England also go out when its pi$$ing down!!!
by marshall1
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: R8 feature in Retro Car Sept/Oct '19
Replies: 4
Views: 4160

Re: R8 feature in Retro Car Sept/Oct '19

Daughters x type (an offer they couldn't refuse) has plastic covers over sills (they go brittle so removing can be an issue), on removal found sills rusting away happily with nearly all the paint bubbled and a couple of small holes already.
by marshall1
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 214 SPI fails MoT on CO emissions
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: 214 SPI fails MoT on CO emissions

Cabby failed emissions, quick' Italian Tune' to 'warm up the Cat' and it passed ok. Had a Fiesta that had the same issue, failing emissions several years. Then they started doing emissions test as soon as I took it in after a hard run and it passed. Sitting at idle while they poked about underneath ...
by marshall1
Fri Jun 28, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: 2019 Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 7
Views: 1439

Re: 2019 Charity Cabriolet

Yes intend to be at Gaydon with the Cabby. Small logistics issue to resolve but should book car in today.
by marshall1
Thu Jun 27, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: 2019 Charity Cabriolet
Replies: 7
Views: 1439

2019 Charity Cabriolet

Hi, As the new owner of the Charity Cabriolet thought it about time to introduce myself. Name is Marshall usually known as Marsh, wife Karen we live in Warwick and have other 'project cars'. I was on the Triumph Dolomite Club stand at the NEC and noticed the car on the stand on set up day and watche...