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by 2rovers
Sat May 26, 2012 8:36 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Is this a rip off?
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Re: Is this a rip off?

I bought my cabby for less !!!!

:D :D :D :D
by 2rovers
Sat May 26, 2012 8:34 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What lovely weather we've had over the last few days...
Replies: 9
Views: 1342

Re: What lovely weather we've had over the last few days...

Fatdave wrote:its been nice here on the east coast too. hope it holds out for modified nationals next weekend
Now that would be nice , I sincerely hope it's going to be as nice as it has been this last few days.
by 2rovers
Fri May 25, 2012 11:52 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What lovely weather we've had over the last few days...
Replies: 9
Views: 1342

What lovely weather we've had over the last few days...

Hey up folks, anyone else been out enjoying this incredible change in weather.

Took the car out for another spin today, roof down of course.

Found a nice spot and tried to get the best view :

Image
by 2rovers
Wed May 23, 2012 5:29 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Drive shaft/gearbox seal replacement
Replies: 3
Views: 534

Re: Drive shaft/gearbox seal replacement

Sorry for the lack of images, but there was no way I was using my camera in such poor conditions.
by 2rovers
Wed May 23, 2012 5:28 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Drive shaft/gearbox seal replacement
Replies: 3
Views: 534

Re: Drive shaft/gearbox seal replacement

Hi threelitre , took a walk down to local motor factors, picked up 1L gear oil 75/80 . £4.99 each! , nearest garage was selling the same stuff at nearly a tenner a litre! Talk about rip off! Anyway.... I did swap the gearbox around, in the rain! Not fun I can say, and after much mucking around and l...
by 2rovers
Wed May 23, 2012 5:17 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Steering / ignition lock prblem
Replies: 3
Views: 562

Re: Steering / ignition lock prblem

Well done, good news, nice to hear you've fixed it.

It maybe worth keeping an eye out for another barrel or key set just in case as a spare.
by 2rovers
Tue May 22, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello to everyone
Replies: 6
Views: 1279

Re: hello to everyone

Ahoy there matey!!! , :welcome .

Another member on board is always good. :)
by 2rovers
Tue May 22, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: Cabriolet
Topic: Photos of your cabriolets
Replies: 41
Views: 5410

Re: Photos of your cabriolets

[quote="214cab"]Thanks for the photos Andy, is that a cream or grey interior? Looks like both in different photos! Sorry, I forgot to subscribe to this thread so apologies for the late response. I'm quite sure they might be grey, but they do need a really good clean in places. I have noticed very sl...
by 2rovers
Tue May 22, 2012 10:30 pm
Forum: Cabriolet
Topic: Photos of your cabriolets
Replies: 41
Views: 5410

Re: Photos of your cabriolets

Wow Andy she really is a beauty and with those lovely leather seats too, my one day change mine to leather but only if they are a decent set, a good set looked after likes youre really looks the business :) steve Cheers Steve , I actually thought yours had the leather too. It's quite nice, well, wa...
by 2rovers
Mon May 21, 2012 10:51 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: My 214 Cabbie
Replies: 6
Views: 1203

Re: My 214 Cabbie

Hey bud, well done, it's a nice cabby and identicle except engine to my 216. Night fire red looks great. Just thought I'd share with you my thoughts on the noisey gearbox. Mine had a simular problem, and so I'm wondering as a matter of course to top up the gearbox oil and see if this rids the proble...
by 2rovers
Mon May 21, 2012 2:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from a new 214 Cabbie owner
Replies: 9
Views: 1290

Re: Hello from a new 214 Cabbie owner

Hi Stuart , :welcome

I'm driving a 1.6 cabby and use her as a daily driver , as soon as the suns out the roofs down asap also.

Hope you enjoy it here.
by 2rovers
Mon May 21, 2012 9:25 am
Forum: Cabriolet
Topic: Photos of your cabriolets
Replies: 41
Views: 5410

Re: Photos of your cabriolets

I have ! :tt2 :tt2

But she could do with another coat or 2 of polish! *laughs*
by 2rovers
Sun May 20, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: Cabriolet
Topic: Photos of your cabriolets
Replies: 41
Views: 5410

Re: Photos of your cabriolets

Heres a couple of piks that I hope might help: http://i629.photobucket.com/albums/uu13/amsleeper/216%20cabby/IMG_1940.jpg http://i629.photobucket.com/albums/uu13/amsleeper/216%20cabby/IMG_1939.jpg http://i629.photobucket.com/albums/uu13/amsleeper/216%20cabby/548271d9.jpg http://i629.photobucket.com/...
by 2rovers
Sun May 20, 2012 3:49 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Am I being stupid or am I missing something?
Replies: 47
Views: 5895

Re: Am I being stupid or am I missing something?

Alrighty , the cars been sold to a friend of mine, and he'll have a crack at it and try and get it sorted , meanwhile I'll keep running around in our cabby .
by 2rovers
Sun May 20, 2012 3:39 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: How to change gearbox 216
Replies: 11
Views: 1579

Re: How to change gearbox 216

Well, story so far is the new seals have been fitted, new oil added, and all is well.
No leaks and no unwanted noises coming from the box and smoother gear changes too.
:D :D :D