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Search: Posts Made By: Jaguartvr
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th March 2020, 12:14
Replies: 53
Views: 4,683
Posted By Jaguartvr
Traditional headlining with bows is a very nice...

Traditional headlining with bows is a very nice period feature, My Jag Mk2 had a new headlining professionally fitted when it was rebuilt 30 years ago. Still looks as good as new.

Was watching a...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th February 2020, 17:16
Replies: 37
Views: 2,069
Posted By Jaguartvr
Both levers within the door lock are hidden by...

Both levers within the door lock are hidden by the actuator. You can only see which one is moved with the actuator removed.
Fitting the whole kit is easier than removing the actuator!
I will try...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th January 2020, 07:47
Replies: 574
Views: 86,195
Posted By Jaguartvr
I would stick to the original green you tried...

I would stick to the original green you tried ages ago:rofl:
Forum: General chatter 24th January 2020, 16:17
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks Smash, that at least give me something to...

Thanks Smash, that at least give me something to go on.
Forum: General chatter 23rd January 2020, 20:40
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By Jaguartvr
Name and shame, it protects other buyers

Name and shame, it protects other buyers
Forum: General chatter 23rd January 2020, 20:38
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By Jaguartvr
If you pay by PayPal or by card you are normally...

If you pay by PayPal or by card you are normally covered, don't be a muppet like me and fall for the bank transfer con.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd January 2020, 09:19
Replies: 574
Views: 86,195
Posted By Jaguartvr
Looking good:first: Surprised at the forward...

Looking good:first:

Surprised at the forward hinging bonnet, always thought the Kobra/250 bonnets using the existing hinges was a stroke of genius.

Is the new mould going to be taken after it...
Forum: General chatter 23rd January 2020, 09:02
Replies: 8
Views: 698
Posted By Jaguartvr
Fraudulent supplier warning

www.auto-bella.co.uk

Advertises on eBay and carandclassic.co.uk

Advertises Ferrari and fiat parts

ordered a pair of reversing lights for 160, his card machine was not working so could I pay...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd January 2020, 08:59
Replies: 37
Views: 2,069
Posted By Jaguartvr
My Daytona has a very heavy bonnet with a metal...

My Daytona has a very heavy bonnet with a metal frame as well, normal stays would not hold it up. It has gas struts with locks, open the bonnet and it will "click" when fully open, to close lift it a...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st January 2020, 18:40
Replies: 53
Views: 4,683
Posted By Jaguartvr
I =may be wrong (very probably) but I thought the...

I =may be wrong (very probably) but I thought the 40 year MOT exemption was an EU directive.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th January 2020, 09:38
Replies: 37
Views: 2,069
Posted By Jaguartvr
For those too lazy to go back and look ...

For those too lazy to go back and look

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/showthread.php?t=5907

The replacement struts should be the same length as the originals although they are a little...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 17th January 2020, 10:30
Replies: 53
Views: 4,683
Posted By Jaguartvr
Classic Coachworks still seem to be offering the...

Classic Coachworks still seem to be offering the same cars with different names, makes sense, taking a step back from a replica name.

Just make sure you don't badge them or remove the badges as...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th January 2020, 17:06
Replies: 53
Views: 4,683
Posted By Jaguartvr
Surely it's not true, don't do faeces book so...

Surely it's not true, don't do faeces book so can't check.
The 250swb is the best Tribute kit by far,
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th January 2020, 12:48
Replies: 4
Views: 716
Posted By Jaguartvr
eBay You reach a far larger audience than any...

eBay
You reach a far larger audience than any other method. Just be aware that there will be many other Range Rovers for sale so the price must realistic.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th January 2020, 20:04
Replies: 45
Views: 6,523
Posted By Jaguartvr
That front wheel looks awfully big, what tyre...

That front wheel looks awfully big, what tyre size does it have?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 2nd January 2020, 07:24
Replies: 8
Views: 670
Posted By Jaguartvr
Hi Smash I think you are going to have fun...

Hi Smash

I think you are going to have fun trimming everything with the roof on, not just the headlining. We had the roof down and the seats out and were still working in a small cramped space. I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st January 2020, 11:20
Replies: 12
Views: 927
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks Smash. All the brackets were removed...

Thanks Smash.
All the brackets were removed from the bracing strut (but still in place in this photo), none of them apart from the steering support are needed. We also heavily trimmed the mounting...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st December 2019, 09:46
Replies: 12
Views: 927
Posted By Jaguartvr
The cost and time taken was a big surprise. The...

The cost and time taken was a big surprise. The wiring has taken forever and then the instruments are very expensive.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th December 2019, 22:39
Replies: 12
Views: 927
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks, Munky, can you give me a small loan?

Thanks, Munky, can you give me a small loan?
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 30th December 2019, 21:50
Replies: 23
Views: 4,975
Posted By Jaguartvr
I get feedback from my Cafe Racer website saying...

I get feedback from my Cafe Racer website saying that they have problems accessing it from an iPad, no idea why, totally beyond me.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th December 2019, 21:25
Replies: 12
Views: 927
Posted By Jaguartvr
Interior

Not many Tributes have had full interiors done, I now know why.
We are doing a California and a 250swb.
We bought all the interior panels from various sources, the only thing that they have in...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 30th December 2019, 19:45
Replies: 23
Views: 4,975
Posted By Jaguartvr
My pet hate is a flash showroom offering you...

My pet hate is a flash showroom offering you coffee etc. I want my car repaired, I don't want to be paying for flash surroundings and staff who know nothing about working in a garage, they just add...
Forum: Formosa Builds, Ideas and Discussion 30th December 2019, 18:38
Replies: 23
Views: 4,975
Posted By Jaguartvr
Bit harsh saying you're pulling up in a skip!...

Bit harsh saying you're pulling up in a skip! Maybe you could use No 64,121 or 7 instead:peep:

Nicely laid out and clear website. I don't think I have seen a website before where all of the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th December 2019, 10:34
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks Mick, sounds like a cunning plan.

Thanks Mick, sounds like a cunning plan.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 27th December 2019, 08:32
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By Jaguartvr
Sidelight wedge bulb fix?

Has anyone got any tips oh the wedge style bulb holders? Mine continually fail, you need to remove the bulb, fiddle around until it works and then put it back together. Chances are that by the time...
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