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Forum: Projects and Restorations 11-11-2018, 11:18 PM
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Posted By wrxmania
None at all unfortunately. As mentioned...

None at all unfortunately.

As mentioned before you could easily feel the metal through the bolsters on both front seats where people have slid in/out and the material was wrinkling.

Every...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 11-11-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
Both front seats now done. Two layers of...

Both front seats now done.

Two layers of foam in the passenger side and three needed for the drivers side, all material tightened up and seats refitted with zero issues.

Seats feel like new...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 11-11-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,741
Posted By wrxmania
I did a fix years ago on a friends second...

I did a fix years ago on a friends second disastrous Jeep GC but using a method online somewhere for cutting into it and replacing a single part somewhere to get the doors to open. Can’t remember the...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 10-11-2018, 12:40 AM
Replies: 475
Views: 128,946
Posted By wrxmania
Wheels on the...

Wheels on the...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 10-11-2018, 12:37 AM
Replies: 475
Views: 128,946
Posted By wrxmania
Car is now booked into Ecosse Powdercoating...

Car is now booked into Ecosse Powdercoating Services next Sunday.

They are going to media blast (in their cabinet) the metal parts behind the chrome trims to get them off, remove the TPMS AND...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 08-11-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/8676613.Hea...

https://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/8676613.Heartbeat_taxi_fetches___4_000_at_auction/

Just recently bought from the motor museum who owned it by an elderly gentleman.


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 08-11-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
The car went in tonight for a few days to...

The car went in tonight for a few days to Lionheart Car Upholsterers to get the drivers seat rebuild - the foam is crumbling inside the base and it won’t be long before the metal frame is ripping...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 07-11-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 475
Views: 128,946
Posted By wrxmania
Looks superb. I may speak to them too...

Looks superb.

I may speak to them too [emoji106]


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 06-11-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 128,946
Posted By wrxmania
New (to me) Lexus GS450h

Where are they - and is it powder coating?

The company I am looking at are in Edinburgh, great reviews and pricing is keen. Been excellent in communications too.

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Forum: Projects and Restorations 06-11-2018, 09:50 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
Toyota Avensis T27 Tourer Project

Car is running great, 4000 miles in pretty much and with zero issues at all.

Really need to get some time and weather to sort some stuff pre-winter and would love to work on the paintwork (even...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 06-11-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 475
Views: 128,946
Posted By wrxmania
New (to me) Lexus GS450h

This wonderful car is 12 years old today [emoji106]

Still runs beautifully and needs some pre-winter TLC [emoji106]

Also speaking to a less local company about refurbing the wheels and blasting...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-10-2018, 03:47 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
That sounds like an ideal age, model and...

That sounds like an ideal age, model and engine/spec for the car.

Would have everything you need [emoji106]

Will also be bombproof reliable and no timing belt either as will be the 1.8 VVTi...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-10-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,741
Posted By wrxmania
Looks good - at least you know them as they can...

Looks good - at least you know them as they can be an absolute disaster of a car electrically and mechanically - from close experience of a friend who had two [emoji26]


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 18-10-2018, 12:44 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,583
Posted By wrxmania
Absolutely brilliant looking van. I need...

Absolutely brilliant looking van.

I need some inheritance!


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 18-10-2018, 12:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,070
Posted By wrxmania
2005 Subaru WRX Wagon

Looks great. My first “proper” Subaru of several to come was a 2003 WRX. Loved the car and with some careful upgrades, is a superb car.

Very reliable too. Gearbox synchro is one of the few issues...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 18-10-2018, 12:06 AM
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Views: 124,573
Posted By wrxmania
Excellent results - and well done PlatiKote! ...

Excellent results - and well done PlatiKote!


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 18-10-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,248
Posted By wrxmania
I miss my Impreza’s - cars (and owners clubs) I...

I miss my Impreza’s - cars (and owners clubs) I had a real spiritual attachment to


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 17-10-2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 24,886
Posted By wrxmania
Great work [emoji106] Sent from my iPhone...

Great work [emoji106]


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 17-10-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 13,261
Posted By wrxmania
Super update. After so much time and effort I’d...

Super update. After so much time and effort I’d be tempted to put cash into the welding, which may only be £500 at a guess, depending on how much fabricating is needed.


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 17-10-2018, 11:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,900
Posted By wrxmania
Fabulous car. Keep us all updated. ...

Fabulous car.

Keep us all updated.


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 17-10-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
Toyota Avensis T27 Tourer Project

Topped 3000 completely reliable miles tonight since I bought the car at auction [emoji106]. MPG shown is over the 650 miles of this holiday over the last 3 1/2 days.
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Forum: Projects and Restorations 16-10-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
Lovely sunset shots tonight in York ...

Lovely sunset shots tonight in York

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Forum: Projects and Restorations 16-10-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
Will all be good. Some of the diesels have head...

Will all be good. Some of the diesels have head gasket issues so worth checking out although many were caught by Toyota under warranty.

It will be a T25 model if 2008.


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Forum: Projects and Restorations 16-10-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
Oh dear - 6 year old, sponge and water bottle!! ...

Oh dear - 6 year old, sponge and water bottle!!
...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 15-10-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 58,832
Posted By wrxmania
Away camping. Car done nearly 3000 miles since...

Away camping. Car done nearly 3000 miles since purchase.

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