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Forum: Projects and Restorations 12-11-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 643
Views: 103,828
Posted By percymon
Peter - did you ever find out how the owner with...

Peter - did you ever find out how the owner with the XJR powered E-type a few pages back managed to get the install done ? Did he have to cut the frame / bulkhead ?

Are the rules for...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 12-11-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By percymon
Another thumbs up for the Miller's EcoMax, very...

Another thumbs up for the Miller's EcoMax, very good stuff that i used for 4-5 years on a variety of TDs. Seemed to give better throttle response, a smidge more power / better economy.
Forum: The Motoring Zone 12-11-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,314
Posted By percymon
Nice spec, but having to pay extra for M Sport...

Nice spec, but having to pay extra for M Sport braking on "M2 Competition" is a bit of a pee take. Good ole marketing dept.
Forum: The Motoring Zone 09-11-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 715
Posted By percymon
Well, a few positives from me.. the short...

Well, a few positives from me..

the short front doors will make access easier in tight car park spaces,
the rear doors make it easier to pop you laptop in the cabin than the coupe
its slightly...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 09-11-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,987
Posted By percymon
I'm sure you've probably found this thread, but...

I'm sure you've probably found this thread, but if not then its well worth a read ..

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/stock-problems-issues/312829-this-is-not-good-oil-in-coolant.html
Forum: Projects and Restorations 09-11-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 11,987
Posted By percymon
Some great progress there Given the blockage...

Some great progress there

Given the blockage on the outlet side of the oil cooler, it could well be the fault - wonder if there was a previous head gasket failure and someone tried to flush the...
Forum: Tools -Machine polishers, Pressure Washers, Detailing Equipment & Microfiber 08-11-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By percymon
K4 from the Karcher Outlet site - excellent...

K4 from the Karcher Outlet site - excellent machine for home / personal use.
Forum: The Motoring Zone 07-11-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 502
Posted By percymon
Except where's your nearest hydrogen pump ? ...

Except where's your nearest hydrogen pump ?

If you think Rapid electric chargers are scarce, think rocking hose poop for H pumps
Forum: The Motoring Zone 07-11-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 502
Posted By percymon
£60k of beige - dear goodness. It's going to...

£60k of beige - dear goodness.

It's going to be rarer sight on the roads then the Toyota Mirai
Forum: Pre-wash stages, Washing, Drying, Clay & 'Quick Detailing' 05-11-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,621
Posted By percymon
Not sure i believe the quoted numbers for volume...

Not sure i believe the quoted numbers for volume per minute, but suspect for many similar items, the numbers are similarly suspect.

This one is supposedly higher volume per minute..
...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 05-11-2018, 08:15 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 89,077
Posted By percymon
An awful lot of effort that’s come good in the...

An awful lot of effort that’s come good in the end - fantastic job.

Can’t believe how much of a mess the body shop made of the interior, I hope they offered some compensation for their shoddy work...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 03-11-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,359
Posted By percymon
Panda 4x4; small , frugal, easy to park 8n...

Panda 4x4; small , frugal, easy to park 8n congested snow landed towns and there’s a very good reason they are everywhere in ski resorts and used by mountain rescue teams. Saw an original one...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 03-11-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 672
Posted By percymon
I suppose it depends what you qualify as a daily,...

I suppose it depends what you qualify as a daily, # of seats , all weather use etc etc. Audi with Quattro a sensible choice if you need all the criteria.
Forum: Projects and Restorations 29-10-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 14,764
Posted By percymon
That's good to hear it's all resolved and you are...

That's good to hear it's all resolved and you are only slightly out of pocket from the whole episode.

You could probably pick up a 05-07 plate Boxster / Boxster S for similar money at the moment...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 26-10-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 14,764
Posted By percymon
15years ago he was quite a decent dealer, but...

15years ago he was quite a decent dealer, but after he got into the current (bigger) showroom he seems to have had a few dodgy deals
Forum: The Showroom 25-10-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,780
Posted By percymon
The DTUK tuning boxes seemed to be well regarded...

The DTUK tuning boxes seemed to be well regarded by many Astra owners -probably find a used one pretty cheap on ebay once you know which one you need. I used one on a couple of VAG cars and another...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 25-10-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,464
Posted By percymon
Well everytime i charge up with Ecotricity I can...

Well everytime i charge up with Ecotricity I can only admire the rows of lovely Tesla chargers, outnumbering Ecotricity ten fold - i've never seen more than three teslas charging at any one time,...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 25-10-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 14,764
Posted By percymon
Not quite the result everyone wanted for you ,...

Not quite the result everyone wanted for you , but hopefully be resolved today.

A call to local trading standards may be worthwhile, if only to establish if they've had other reports about the...
Forum: The Motoring Zone 23-10-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By percymon
A bit more headroom than the zed :thumb:

A bit more headroom than the zed :thumb:
Forum: Projects and Restorations 23-10-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 14,764
Posted By percymon
Despite the aggravation, it sounds like you are...

Despite the aggravation, it sounds like you are best shut of it - no doubt the dealer will push it back through auction house so its someone else's problem
Forum: The Motoring Zone 19-10-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 517
Posted By percymon
There’s a lot of Jaguar XE in the design, but...

There’s a lot of Jaguar XE in the design, but what do ze Germans think they are doing with ze grill ?
Forum: DetailedOnline 19-10-2018, 11:16 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 3,751
Posted By percymon
I’ll have another go, generous prize to say the...

I’ll have another go, generous prize to say the least
Forum: The Motoring Zone 19-10-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By percymon
but 'fuel' costs on under 3p per mile - purchase...

but 'fuel' costs on under 3p per mile - purchase price isn't everything.

and the price of an equivalent performance and spec Focus - £25k, and 12p/mile in petrol.

30k miles later, you'll have...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-10-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,664
Posted By percymon
Fair enough, but the sooner these things are...

Fair enough, but the sooner these things are banned the better - they do nothing for pedestrian safety.

Looks a tidy example in fairness, with appropriate tyres i dare say it'll cope with...
Forum: Polish/Cleaners/Compounds/Glaze 17-10-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,855
Posted By percymon
Menz 2200 on an orange or green hex pad would...

Menz 2200 on an orange or green hex pad would deal with the swirls admirably, and a reasonable level of gloss. Going over again with 3800 / 4000 on a black polishing pad would add vibrancy to the...
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