Are you madabout kit cars      
 "We've Got Kit Cars Covered" Information about Madabout-Kitcars.com Contact Madabout-Kitcars.com         Home of UK kit cars - madabout-kitcars.com Various kit car write ups All the latest kit car news Kit car related and general discussion

Search
Manufacturers
Kit Cars
Kit Car Data sheets
Picture Gallery
SVA Knowledgebase
Clubs & Communities
Build cost estimator
Kit cars for sale
Knowledge Base 
KitcarUSA.com
Classic-Kitcars.com
 

Go Back   Madabout Kitcars Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 39
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: paulsul
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th February 2010, 17:01
Replies: 6
Views: 2,794
Posted By paulsul
for sale but in south west wales unfortunately

I'm 12 miles west of Swansea which is a bit far.
I'll try to post pictures and spec but am not much cop on the pc.
I'll be open to offers just to move it fast and pacify the mrs.



Sorry to...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 14th February 2010, 08:54
Replies: 6
Views: 2,794
Posted By paulsul
selling my 5exi

Hi all.
Sad to say but I have to seel my beloved 5exi. Moved to a house with what can only be described as a pathetic (non garage). Also have a wife who insists on the sale of my toy.
If anyone is...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 19th August 2009, 20:49
Replies: 3
Views: 2,456
Posted By paulsul
Offers of 5K or more would tempt me to part with...

Offers of 5K or more would tempt me to part with the car at the moment.
There is no catch and the car is perfect. I need the cash
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 13th August 2009, 20:16
Replies: 3
Views: 2,456
Posted By paulsul
Unfortunately, I am not too hot on the computer...

Unfortunately, I am not too hot on the computer and don't know how to attach photos. My mobile is 07825783144 if anyone is interested, i can provide photos and spec another way
Cheers
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 12th August 2009, 23:11
Replies: 3
Views: 2,456
Posted By paulsul
For Sale

Hi all
Sadly I have to sell my 5exi. If any one knows of someone looking for a bargain, please point them my way. I will consider any reasonable offer.
Cheers
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 16th July 2009, 18:38
Replies: 4
Views: 2,826
Posted By paulsul
sva;d taxed and tested

How much do you have to spend?
I may consider selling mine due to the current economical climate
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 2nd July 2009, 21:53
Replies: 9
Views: 2,928
Posted By paulsul
I had a SORN on the car and taxed it before the...

I had a SORN on the car and taxed it before the MOT expired in June, so did not get a tax reminder.
I will have to check what it says on my V5.
i had to cancel the MOT today as i run out of time....
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 30th June 2009, 22:02
Replies: 9
Views: 2,928
Posted By paulsul
With regards the MOT. I just assumed it would...

With regards the MOT. I just assumed it would need an MOT every year.
How do i find out if it needs one or not. I taxed it before the MOT expired so that is no problem.
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 30th June 2009, 21:25
Replies: 61
Views: 17,178
Posted By paulsul
Good luck with the build. Exciting times of...

Good luck with the build. Exciting times of anticipation.
I believe mine is the only 5exi on the road in Wales. I am all alone and too far from everyone else.
I picked up my first 2 modules in...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 30th June 2009, 21:04
Replies: 9
Views: 2,928
Posted By paulsul
Thanks for your input guys. Typically, i kept...

Thanks for your input guys.
Typically, i kept loads of bits from the donor since the build, but chucked them all when i moved house. (smaller garage, no room etc)
I am now on thr hunt for another...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 29th June 2009, 20:41
Replies: 9
Views: 2,928
Posted By paulsul
lower engine stabiliser / driveshaft failure

Hi Guys.
Has anyone experienced the lower engine stabiliser ripping itself off the chassis tube?
I am running a VVC and the Marlin supplied lower stabiliser which is a piece of threaded rod with a...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 30th June 2008, 19:52
Replies: 6
Views: 2,759
Posted By paulsul
As long as the mirrors fold back on impact from...

As long as the mirrors fold back on impact from the front, they are OK.
Mine are motor bike mirrors and passed
Cheers
Forum: General Build Chat 30th June 2008, 19:50
Replies: 24
Views: 11,504
Posted By paulsul
Can you add me to the list please. Fully built...

Can you add me to the list please.
Fully built in Llanelli. 60 miles West of Llandow

Cheers
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 30th June 2008, 19:44
Replies: 8
Views: 5,123
Posted By paulsul
I was going to wire up the 5AS unit myself but...

I was going to wire up the 5AS unit myself but thought better of it and bought the Marlin connection. It took a bit of head scratching to wire that up but it worked ok.
The imobiliser does not work...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 22nd June 2008, 06:06
Replies: 7
Views: 2,620
Posted By paulsul
You're nearly there mate

You're nearly there mate
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th June 2008, 21:10
Replies: 13
Views: 4,495
Posted By paulsul
Hi I have the cable clutch and find it to be...

Hi
I have the cable clutch and find it to be really good. It is the cable gear seletors that I am not too chuffed about. I have never actually looked at an MGF set up but will make a point of...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th June 2008, 21:01
Replies: 27
Views: 7,690
Posted By paulsul
The tyres are 205/40/17 & believe it or not, they...

The tyres are 205/40/17 & believe it or not, they don't rub.
I mounted the front speakers under the dash on each corner, pointing down. I did this with brackets suspended from the frame before the...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th June 2008, 20:50
Replies: 7
Views: 2,620
Posted By paulsul
I got all the nonsense on the phone from VOSA &...

I got all the nonsense on the phone from VOSA & DVLA. Basically, there is no hard & fast rules that either of them can understand.
I gave up and went to the local DVLA office twice. On both...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th June 2008, 20:45
Replies: 8
Views: 2,951
Posted By paulsul
I got mine with what used to be Roadcraft (now...

I got mine with what used to be Roadcraft (now premium choice)
Fully comp with legal cover, sole driver, 3000 miles, 3 points 153
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th June 2008, 20:42
Replies: 27
Views: 7,690
Posted By paulsul
Sorry for the delay in answering the console...

Sorry for the delay in answering the console enquiries, and by the way, thanks for all the great comments.
The console is the Rover 200. I had to cut the front part away from the horizontal (gear...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th June 2008, 20:28
Replies: 13
Views: 4,495
Posted By paulsul
I discovered that the gear stick assembly to use...

I discovered that the gear stick assembly to use would be from a Rover 200 without the PG1 box. The assembly Marlin have used is this one, not the VI.
I have put the1.8 vvc into mine and had to...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 10th June 2008, 19:55
Replies: 8
Views: 2,956
Posted By paulsul
The cars look great. Do you know of any other...

The cars look great.
Do you know of any other than mine in South Wales
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 9th June 2008, 19:48
Replies: 27
Views: 7,690
Posted By paulsul
Cheers Mike Junc 16 is Swindon? When I summon...

Cheers Mike
Junc 16 is Swindon?
When I summon up enough courage to go that far I will let you know. Just keeping local until I get a few miles on the clock without any trouble. So far so good
...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 8th June 2008, 19:41
Replies: 27
Views: 7,690
Posted By paulsul
I have tried and failed with this photo lark. ...

I have tried and failed with this photo lark.
Wasted too much time when I could have been out.
I will seek some help and have another go
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 8th June 2008, 19:39
Replies: 27
Views: 7,690
Posted By paulsul
Hi Mike I live in Llanelli, 12 miles West of...

Hi Mike
I live in Llanelli, 12 miles West of Swansea.
Where are you at?
Cheers
Paul
Showing results 1 to 25 of 39

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +0. The time now is 17:52.

copyright madabout-kitcars.com 2000-2020
terms and conditions | privacy policy