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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th November 2016, 17:04
Replies: 0
Views: 980
Posted By gas guzzler
Set of wires anyone?

Saw these on ebay, any use to anyone on here

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/wire-wheels-/142175887265?hash=item211a57dfa1:g:COcAAOSwcLxYJJAo
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th November 2016, 18:57
Replies: 6
Views: 1,923
Posted By gas guzzler
Car sold, didn't get as much I wanted but had to...

Car sold, didn't get as much I wanted but had to go as wasn't going to take it any further. Had 4000 views and 199 watchers so got interest. Sold it to a nice chap whose been looking at cars on this...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th October 2016, 07:00
Replies: 6
Views: 1,923
Posted By gas guzzler
Wheels are from a Land Rover, had to have the...

Wheels are from a Land Rover, had to have the centre bore enlarged by a few mm but had that done by a local engineering company, think it cost about 100.
I think this is the correct link...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 25th October 2016, 21:04
Replies: 6
Views: 1,923
Posted By gas guzzler
It'll be a great buy for someone, it's mine....

It'll be a great buy for someone, it's mine. Unfortunately having a reality check so selling it :icon_frown:

Andy
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 16th October 2016, 12:06
Replies: 5
Views: 1,217
Posted By gas guzzler
MOT question

I've noticed a few of you have changed steering wheels and as such have lost the air bag. Presumably this would mean the air bag light coming on so removal of the bulb or disconnecting the system has...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 6th October 2016, 17:13
Replies: 11
Views: 2,716
Posted By gas guzzler
Thanks for that, I have been thinking along those...

Thanks for that, I have been thinking along those lines whilst at work today.
Love the seats by the way, very tasty
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th October 2016, 21:14
Replies: 11
Views: 2,716
Posted By gas guzzler
Ta for replies, bit more complicated than I had...

Ta for replies, bit more complicated than I had hoped, but not given up yet just may take time before it's done.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th October 2016, 17:37
Replies: 11
Views: 2,716
Posted By gas guzzler
Change of seats question

Okay I've noticed some of you have changed your Z3 seats and I would like to do the same as I find them hard and uncomfortable. I have a pair of MX5 seats which are better for me but obviously the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th September 2016, 15:51
Replies: 9
Views: 1,784
Posted By gas guzzler
Spa Classic is a must, been a few times great...

Spa Classic is a must, been a few times great event. Stayed in a great Hotel in Spa itself, then up for breakfast before a nice drive to the racetrack and then parking up in the car park for...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th September 2016, 20:16
Replies: 9
Views: 1,784
Posted By gas guzzler
Totally agree with you, been about three times to...

Totally agree with you, been about three times to the actual event but as with the festival of speed it has become a victim of it's own success. I just go down and spend a few hours in the car park...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th September 2016, 17:57
Replies: 9
Views: 1,784
Posted By gas guzzler
A few pictures from Goodwood

Took a few photos, some gorgeous cars, love the Aston Zagato. The 250 gto with condensation on the window is a replica (for sale at 60k) the other 250 gto I don't know, it had original Borranis and...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th August 2016, 20:32
Replies: 645
Views: 194,321
Posted By gas guzzler
Looking very nice, lovely job Andy

Looking very nice, lovely job

Andy
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th August 2016, 19:00
Replies: 12
Views: 2,352
Posted By gas guzzler
Well I cut the rear box off and had bought a...

Well I cut the rear box off and had bought a silencer (cherry bomb) to fit but thought I'd see what it sounded like first. Sounds nice, not to loud at all, at 40mph hardly noticeable, however open...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th August 2016, 16:33
Replies: 2
Views: 1,089
Posted By gas guzzler
Another question.

Sorry folks another question. I was thinking about removing the rear view mirror and putting a chrome replacement on top of the dashboard but just having a look now noticed there's quite a few wires...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th August 2016, 19:19
Replies: 42
Views: 5,832
Posted By gas guzzler
I do like this car (the DNA 250) and certainly...

I do like this car (the DNA 250) and certainly wouldn't mind it in my garage but think it's a tad over priced. Looking at the one they had at Stoneleigh (was it this one?) and listening to the chap...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th August 2016, 19:10
Replies: 12
Views: 2,352
Posted By gas guzzler
Thanks for the replies, looks as if some type of...

Thanks for the replies, looks as if some type of rear box is needed

Cheers Andy
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th August 2016, 18:19
Replies: 12
Views: 2,352
Posted By gas guzzler
How loud are they

I find my 2.8 Z300s a little on the quiet side, standard exhaust system still on, so I was wondering how loud are they with the rear box removed. Thinking of just having a straight exhaust out the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 31st July 2016, 16:43
Replies: 3
Views: 1,489
Posted By gas guzzler
Up at Silverstone yesterday, have to say a bit...

Up at Silverstone yesterday, have to say a bit disappointing as far as Classics concerned, seemed to be fewer and fewer each year. Seemed to be over run by Porsches this year all fairly new, hundreds...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th July 2016, 18:01
Replies: 16
Views: 1,853
Posted By gas guzzler
Just a thought, can't you cut short the bumper...

Just a thought, can't you cut short the bumper support and get a bolt welded into which would take the towing eye

Andy
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th July 2016, 17:58
Replies: 16
Views: 1,853
Posted By gas guzzler
I know you took the bumper off when you got the...

I know you took the bumper off when you got the 250 front but is it that much shorter that you can't have the bumper support in place. If I need a tow I'll have to have the bonnet up slightly as the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th July 2016, 06:51
Replies: 82
Views: 15,142
Posted By gas guzzler
Good luck with the build. There's a few company's...

Good luck with the build. There's a few company's who advertise in the Classic car section of ebay, I actually thought abut hiring a flat bed truck to pick one of my cars up, couple of companies who...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd July 2016, 19:08
Replies: 82
Views: 15,142
Posted By gas guzzler
There's been quite a few V6/V8 conversions on MX5...

There's been quite a few V6/V8 conversions on MX5 NUTZ, v6 alfa, couple using the V8 Lexus (cheap to buy). The LS corvette way is expensive, not only for the kit but the engine and gearbox as well....
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th July 2016, 11:51
Replies: 6
Views: 1,463
Posted By gas guzzler
I had a mx5 with a 3.5 Rover engine in for about...

I had a mx5 with a 3.5 Rover engine in for about 7 years, great fun and sounded glorious. I had a stage 2 engine built, supposed to be about 215bhp, the guy who's got it now had it dyno tested at...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 19th July 2016, 21:33
Replies: 25
Views: 3,688
Posted By gas guzzler
I think mine is number 6, done in delightful...

I think mine is number 6, done in delightful battleship grey :-). Actually has an advantage I found out about this week. I was stuck in a row of traffic when a very attractive woman walking past...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th July 2016, 08:13
Replies: 25
Views: 3,688
Posted By gas guzzler
I have a Z300s and yes does give a nod towards a...

I have a Z300s and yes does give a nod towards a Maserati, but when I first saw WCA's I saw it from a distance and thought it was a Jag, and in fact most people who have commented on mine think it's...
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