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my car is nearly road worthy

Post by Dan on Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:35 am

just got my internet back so i thought i'd make an update, ivefitted my engine, it runs sweet, its insured now and it should be going for test on saturday

after that i can fit my carbs and cherry bomb, cant wait cheers

i'll sort some picstomorrow, its dark now

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Post by foreverford on Wed Feb 06, 2008 10:38 am

How You Doin Dan

What Have You Done Mate

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Post by Dan on Wed Feb 06, 2008 11:24 am

i bought an n reg escort mexico 1600 with a fucked engine, then i got an 1800 zetec off ebay, ive fitted the engine and now the car is ready for test, and when its through the test i've got a set of dellorto 40's to put on it, should be nice and nippy

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Post by foreverford on Thu Feb 07, 2008 10:35 am

Dan wrote:i bought an n reg escort mexico 1600 with a fucked engine, then i got an 1800 zetec off ebay, ive fitted the engine and now the car is ready for test, and when its through the test i've got a set of dellorto 40's to put on it, should be nice and nippy

Sounds Good Mate!

Should be some power there,

Post up Some Pics if You have any

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Post by Dan on Thu Feb 07, 2008 3:07 pm





not the best pics, and it needs a good buffing but its pretty decent

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Post by SeanT on Fri Feb 08, 2008 10:19 am

I'd think about refurbing those carbs before you use them chap....

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Post by Dan on Sat Feb 09, 2008 9:10 am

there ok they just look a bit grotty,

it passed its MOT today, straight through, i got it taxed today aswell, i just need to get hold of my uncle now to get my manifold for the carbs off him and i can fit them, oh and i can fit my cherry bomb now aswell

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Post by Dan on Sat Feb 09, 2008 9:29 am

heres some more pics i took today





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Post by foreverford on Sat Feb 09, 2008 1:01 pm

Fair Play Dan,

The Engine looks lovely sitting there.

You gonna mod the body?

It looks in very good condiction, Nice Tidy car,

That Cherry Bomb is gonna set a few car alarms off mate Very Happy

Give her Some Stick mate!

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Post by Davespages on Sun Feb 10, 2008 4:56 am

Well, looks alright nik except for the bubble arch on the drivers side Razz

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Post by bee tea on Tue Feb 12, 2008 4:39 am

looking good dan
love the black and yellow engine bay Razz


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Post by Dan on Tue Feb 12, 2008 9:46 am

ive fixed the arches, they were both bad, there not perfect now but they're presentable

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Post by scorted on Tue Feb 12, 2008 11:50 am

whats next?

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Post by Dan on Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:11 pm

not sure really, see about getting the leather fitted i think, then the carbs

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Post by Davespages on Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:15 pm

cool

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Post by Dan on Fri Feb 15, 2008 11:23 am

fitted my cherry bomb today, twisted my foot doing it too, i'll sort some pics tomorrow, it looks mint

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