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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th February 2019, 09:04
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By Jaguartvr
Before ordering a cam sensor, remove it and see...

Before ordering a cam sensor, remove it and see how many pins it has. My 2000 2.8 had 2 pins, 1998 2.8 3 pins, 2002 2.2 3 pins.

People say don't buy cheap cam sensors but being a cheapskate I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th February 2019, 18:48
Replies: 53
Views: 2,825
Posted By Jaguartvr
When the central locking goes wrong it deadlocks....

When the central locking goes wrong it deadlocks. To open it without access to the outer door lock you have to insert the key in the ignition before you can open the door from the inside.
Casamolino...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 9th February 2019, 11:56
Replies: 257
Views: 36,235
Posted By Jaguartvr
I tend to find that the final 20% of a build is...

I tend to find that the final 20% of a build is the most expensive. It's all the final finishing details that cost the most.
If you look on eBay, you can still get a running and MOT'd TR6 for less...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 9th February 2019, 11:25
Replies: 257
Views: 36,235
Posted By Jaguartvr
I think that is a fair valuation for Alex's car,...

I think that is a fair valuation for Alex's car, maybe a bit undervalued. It does however in my mind value the "survivor" at about a third of that price. You need to add the cost of bring ing the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd February 2019, 10:02
Replies: 53
Views: 2,825
Posted By Jaguartvr
There are 2 different boot floor panels, facelift...

There are 2 different boot floor panels, facelift and pre-facelift, looks like Chris has sent you both types.
As Jeff has pointed out, the rear bulkhead will interfere with the seats.
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 2nd February 2019, 11:50
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Jaguartvr
I did think that but none of the expensive cars...

I did think that but none of the expensive cars seem to have sold, sitting there at a high price without selling just makes people think they are overpriced.
I just can't work out why the 170ishK...
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 2nd February 2019, 08:28
Replies: 6
Views: 555
Posted By Jaguartvr
I would like the story about the 2x 250...

I would like the story about the 2x 250 Californias for sale on eBay for 176K & 178K. Search 250 California and select highest price.
They have been up for ages, started at 99k, then went to...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st February 2019, 15:00
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By Jaguartvr
Premier Inn in Warwick only 38 on the Sunday...

Premier Inn in Warwick only 38 on the Sunday night
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th January 2019, 17:09
Replies: 26
Views: 1,327
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks for that but there the easy ones! ...

Thanks for that but there the easy ones!

Speedo will probably be the hardest.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th January 2019, 10:37
Replies: 26
Views: 1,327
Posted By Jaguartvr
Have you bought a set of instruments? If so a...

Have you bought a set of instruments?
If so a detailed step by step guide with a wiring diagram would be a great addition to the site.
I am very tempted to buy a set when funds allow but the wiring...
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 26th January 2019, 14:13
Replies: 261
Views: 25,922
Posted By Jaguartvr
Save yourself a lot of time and trouble ...

Save yourself a lot of time and trouble

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Black-Leather-7-Head-Light-Cover-Motorcycles/232565183758?hash=item3625f7150e:g:PXcAAOSwZVlXjht3:rk:36:pf:0
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 24th January 2019, 19:41
Replies: 87
Views: 10,948
Posted By Jaguartvr
I run everything at 32/34 and check them every...

I run everything at 32/34 and check them every couple of years!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th January 2019, 19:40
Replies: 7
Views: 310
Posted By Jaguartvr
I have found that the upper end of the price...

I have found that the upper end of the price range is the same.

I have 2 sets of expensive "stainless steel" headlight rims that rusted in less than 12 months.
Being expensive does not...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 22nd January 2019, 08:08
Replies: 12
Views: 395
Posted By Jaguartvr
If a Formosa was built on a Herald chassis or...

If a Formosa was built on a Herald chassis or similar and the V5 was correctly registered, could the chassis be swapped at a later date? Obviously, as it was a new replacement chassis you would stamp...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th January 2019, 17:27
Replies: 17
Views: 606
Posted By Jaguartvr
I went through this with my MOT tester, he...

I went through this with my MOT tester, he wouldn't pass it as a Z3 as it had airbags when made. He did however pass it as a "Tribute California" as there was no listing of what it was equipped with....
Forum: General chatter 20th January 2019, 13:40
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks Jeff, any advice Gary?

Thanks Jeff, any advice Gary?
Forum: General chatter 20th January 2019, 13:04
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By Jaguartvr
Renault Alpine rebody / registering in France

Came across this

https://smarlinette.fr/commander.html

I think it looks good and so is the finish.
My question is, how do they get it registered in France?

I have a friend who lives in...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th January 2019, 01:20
Replies: 13
Views: 637
Posted By Jaguartvr
Didn't sell at 39K and the doors only open half...

Didn't sell at 39K and the doors only open half way. Subtle "F" badge on the wing will out most buyers off.
If it had a tow bar a lot of the local caravan club might be interested. Make a change...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th January 2019, 16:00
Replies: 13
Views: 637
Posted By Jaguartvr
A couple of DNA Californias on eBay for 176...

A couple of DNA Californias on eBay for 176 +178k
Methinks someone is having a laugh
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 18th January 2019, 08:43
Replies: 53
Views: 6,249
Posted By Jaguartvr
They were selling some kind of water injection...

They were selling some kind of water injection system that gave greater mpg and performance.
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 17th January 2019, 19:02
Replies: 53
Views: 6,249
Posted By Jaguartvr
Was that what Nubodi were selling? Snake oil?

Was that what Nubodi were selling?
Snake oil?
Forum: Italian Replica builds and chat 17th January 2019, 18:59
Replies: 298
Views: 31,063
Posted By Jaguartvr
Would make a perfect buck for a mould, could pay...

Would make a perfect buck for a mould, could pay for itself or even turn a profit.
Would however need more pictures, lots more pictures.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 17th January 2019, 09:20
Replies: 26
Views: 1,327
Posted By Jaguartvr
I decided against the Rover seats as they are...

I decided against the Rover seats as they are just too large. I am going with MGB seats fitted to the original bases. Others have fitted later MGF seats and they look very good, both are that much...
Forum: General chatter 15th January 2019, 20:39
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By Jaguartvr
Have Sammio brought out a camper van?

https://i.ibb.co/BfRy1ZW/sammio-camper.jpg (https://ibb.co/JcPvh76)
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 15th January 2019, 19:04
Replies: 18
Views: 860
Posted By Jaguartvr
Z3's are pig ugly and chopping them up is the...

Z3's are pig ugly and chopping them up is the kindest thing to do.
Just have a soft spot for Scimitars, I'll let you off so long as it goes back on the road!
Seem to always be some very sad...
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