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by montegoman
Sun Apr 21, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Ebay
Topic: FS; Early 216 GSi
Replies: 19
Views: 327

Re: FS; Early 216 GSi

The omission of the chrome wind deflector was a cost cutting move.
by montegoman
Sun Apr 21, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Ebay
Topic: FS; Early 216 GSi
Replies: 19
Views: 327

Re: FS; Early 216 GSi

Correct Tim!
by montegoman
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Festival of the Unexceptional 2019 20th July
Replies: 10
Views: 117

Re: Festival of the Unexceptional 2019 20th July

A very good show but the age cut off used to be 1989 meaning it only covered SD3s and very early R8s. It is good to see it has changed to 1996.
by montegoman
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: 420 GSi (R8)- General Info
Replies: 8
Views: 118

Re: 420 GSi (R8)- General Info

I had a 820 with the T series and it is a great engine. Loads of torque and a relaxed drive compared to the revvy Honda.it will be as economical as the Honda and probably better. They do suffer from a seap of oil from the head as Vinny has mentioned but it doesn't get any worse. It is the best engin...
by montegoman
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Brake line fitting sizes
Replies: 4
Views: 39

Re: Brake line fitting sizes

I will try to remember to look tomorrow.
by montegoman
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 1712

Re: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019

My 4.20m (metres) on the plan being mistaken for a 420 M Series was very amusing! We also had a couple of people turn up, not knowing what we were trying to achieve and tried to close up the "3" effectively making it an "8"
by montegoman
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 1712

Re: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019

Well of course it worked!!!! It's good to see it though.
by montegoman
Sat Apr 13, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Ebay
Topic: 220 GTi on ebay
Replies: 4
Views: 101

Re: 220 GTi on ebay

It was at POL in 2015 and it was for sale shortly afterwards. It was originally supplied by Trident who supplied my red 214SLi.
by montegoman
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Essex\Herts\Suffolk\London Meetup
Replies: 3
Views: 39

Re: Essex\Herts\Suffolk\London Meetup

Red in the Midlands and around Bristol, otherwise it is fairly evenly spread.
by montegoman
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 1712

Re: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019

I believe entrance 1 is the main entrance which is the tarmac road down to what is the normal car park area. Entrance 2 is the hard-core track nearer to the factory Q gate.
by montegoman
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Another newbie
Replies: 12
Views: 240

Re: Another newbie

Dave, I am not sure why you got the message that you had not paid but we have received your application and payment. I will process your application and give you full member access later today.
Jeremy
by montegoman
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 1712

Re: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019

Quite possibly!
by montegoman
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 1712

Re: Pride of Longbridge 13th April 2019

They don't normally release the parking area letters until the final week before the event.