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Forum: Projects and Restorations 18-12-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
Hey Henry, A small update but one that's...

Hey Henry,

A small update but one that's made a great improvement.

Different hub puller...worked wonders. I think the lube and physical war we waged on it must have loosened it up a little bit...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 16-12-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 17,171
Posted By MattyMatt
Longest Lotus restoration ever!

Apologies everyone,,, for technical reasons.. job and financial pressures, this project has been on hold for a bit... and now I have a bit of time over Christmas to pick it up once more!

Firstly i...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 01-12-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 39,303
Posted By Alfa male
Thought it timely to update this thread as a lot...

Thought it timely to update this thread as a lot has happened since my last update.

So I finally got my Mustang how I wanted it to look...
...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 29-11-2019, 01:01 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
Thank you Henry :thumb: We had the hub...

Thank you Henry :thumb:

We had the hub glowing red and went to town on the shaft for ages :(

If the big puller doesn't work, we have another plan involving a hydraulic press, we'll unbolt the...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 29-11-2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
Have been enjoying the purring (and still quiet,...

Have been enjoying the purring (and still quiet, yay!) 6 cylinder, I can understand why people rave on about them, silky smooth, can't even tell it's on when you're in the car, I have accidentally...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-11-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 390
Views: 185,710
Posted By Cookies
Amazing progress. The rust treatment is...

Amazing progress. The rust treatment is witchcraft!!!

Cheers

Cooks

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Forum: Projects and Restorations 20-11-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 185,710
Posted By Willsy309
Peugeot 309 GTi restoration

Soldiered on nicely with the drivers side rear of the 309 over the last few weeks, and the effort has paid off at last.

After several applications of the Bilt Hamber Deox Gel the rust was all...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 12-11-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 185,710
Posted By Willsy309
Making good progress on that drivers side...

Making good progress on that drivers side section. The Deox gel is working wonders as usual.

Just a few localised areas left to shift, its made a bit quicker by scraping the bulk of the remaining...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 08-11-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 185,710
Posted By Willsy309
Well..... originally I hoped to have it...

Well..... originally I hoped to have it roadworthy at least within 12 months of buying it. So I’m slightly overdue on that date [emoji28]
I do think that if I crack on with it over winter now that...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 08-11-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 185,710
Posted By Willsy309
Evening folks, I’ve managed to sneak a few...

Evening folks,

I’ve managed to sneak a few hours over the last few weeks, a great portion of my rear end resto efforts are nearing completion.

Here’s the fruits of my labour
...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 25-10-2019, 01:07 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
Thank you very much for such a lovely compliment!...

Thank you very much for such a lovely compliment!

Progress hasn't been as quick as I had hoped but truth be told, there is no contest when it comes to our little daughter. Now she's a walking and...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 22-10-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
Thankfully I took photos, when I replaced the...

Thankfully I took photos, when I replaced the alternator on the bangernomics focus I didn't and it too me an age to work out the routing! :lol:



Thank You :) :thumb:
Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-10-2019, 09:41 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
Aye definitely, I am enjoying the quiet engine...

Aye definitely, I am enjoying the quiet engine but still have that nuisance wheel bearing to do. I think next week I can get it on my friends ramp to do it.



Thanks N. I do love the car. I just...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-10-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Cookies
Now that's a flippin good job. I bet it's kinda...

Now that's a flippin good job. I bet it's kinda restored your love for the car now its lovely and quiet!!

Brilliant work, chum

N

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Forum: Projects and Restorations 21-10-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
Some of you may recall I've been having a problem...

Some of you may recall I've been having a problem with a loud squealing noise when starting the car from cold.

A little reminder (From 14 Seconds onwards)

Bmw noise - YouTube

Once warmed up...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 19-10-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 185,710
Posted By Willsy309
Peugeot 309 GTi restoration

Still plodding away with the underside on this.
January saw the arrival of my firstborn so since getting the car back from Danny its really been left on the back seat of daily life.

Fortunately...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 14-10-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,775
Posted By Cookies
Fantastic work,bud. Great to see that wee car...

Fantastic work,bud. Great to see that wee car save to serve another day!!! I think I'm growing attached to my focus, so I completely understand why you wanted to keep it!!!

Great stuff

N
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Forum: Projects and Restorations 14-10-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,775
Posted By Starbuck88
This is it, I know this car inside and out and as...

This is it, I know this car inside and out and as our run about it's brilliant.



Thank You :)
Forum: Projects and Restorations 14-10-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,775
Posted By Starbuck88
That's incredible, have you documented it? Would...

That's incredible, have you documented it? Would love to see that!

Everybody we know has been asking why I rescued the 206, why didn't I just claim on the insurance or scrap it. Being made to feel...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 14-10-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,775
Posted By Starbuck88
Blessed with good weather at the weekend....we...

Blessed with good weather at the weekend....we pick up where we left off.

Now I had everything in line and the other headlamp turned up, I had to sort out those pesky bumper fixings.

As luck...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 11-10-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 438
Views: 249,522
Posted By jbenekeorr
Hi all, :wave: Decent update for you...

Hi all,

:wave:

Decent update for you all. MINI has been putting in good service, and hasn't had a huge amount of attention with time being taken up by the project MINI, changing to the new...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 10-10-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 91,576
Posted By Starbuck88
The big 6 has been purring along nicely. However...

The big 6 has been purring along nicely. However a jaunt up the motorway has sent another wheel bearing screaming in agony.

Just ordered a new replacement. If you recall I had done the drivers...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 10-10-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,775
Posted By Starbuck88
Thank You N for your lovely words of...

Thank You N for your lovely words of encouragement :D I can't wait to finish it.

I've also ordered something else for it, unrelated to the bump that will smarten it up no end.
Forum: Projects and Restorations 10-10-2019, 12:03 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,775
Posted By Cookies
Genuinely outstanding work mate. Theres a huge...

Genuinely outstanding work mate. Theres a huge amount of satisfaction when you really turn something around like you have. So WELL done.

Big pat on the back for you chum.

N [emoji106]

Sent...
Forum: Projects and Restorations 09-10-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,775
Posted By Starbuck88
Thank you Mr XFR, with the thread I can't stop...

Thank you Mr XFR, with the thread I can't stop checking for updates on! :D



Thank you Ben. Means a lot :) :thumb:

Nothing really achieved today except this turned up...
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