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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th June 2019, 21:27
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Thanks chaps! Dave, yes they are. Required a...

Thanks chaps!

Dave, yes they are. Required a bit of chopping and grinding but they are quite a good fit now.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th June 2019, 19:30
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
New mirrors! Been meaning to fit these for ages....

New mirrors! Been meaning to fit these for ages. Ignore the bolts, they're holding the mirrors in place while the glue is setting. They actually look like they were meant for it. And, I can now see...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 17th May 2019, 19:48
Replies: 13
Views: 617
Posted By Nostromo
Probably got his mates bidding it up for him.

Probably got his mates bidding it up for him.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th May 2019, 22:38
Replies: 238
Views: 34,580
Posted By Nostromo
Very welcome buddy! Happy to help and glad to see...

Very welcome buddy! Happy to help and glad to see its coming along well. Have sent a PM.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 10th May 2019, 22:30
Replies: 6
Views: 339
Posted By Nostromo
There are plenty of push start button kits around...

There are plenty of push start button kits around but the majority still require a key. I expect a full replacement will be fairly costly.
Your key could well have a transponder for an immobiliser...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th May 2019, 14:05
Replies: 238
Views: 34,580
Posted By Nostromo
Looks really great Dave! Bit jealous i couldn't...

Looks really great Dave! Bit jealous i couldn't stretch to coilovers on mine. Not far to go now!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th April 2019, 15:18
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
I've left the vent filled in and the grill is...

I've left the vent filled in and the grill is just fitted over the top. I bought some mesh with tiny holes so you can't really see that there's nothing to see underneath it. I could always paint a...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th April 2019, 12:47
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Cracking on with some little bits and pieces: ...

Cracking on with some little bits and pieces:

Bonnet vent (screws need some black paint still)

https://i.imgur.com/hqMDQrNl.jpg
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 18th April 2019, 20:40
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Cheers Paul, many thanks. Not as big a...

Cheers Paul, many thanks.

Not as big a reaction as I'd expected to be honest but then I haven't really driven it that much. A few times people have chased me up the road for a closer look but I...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 15th April 2019, 20:23
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Thanks guys, Swifty, cars a bit stiffer and now...

Thanks guys, Swifty, cars a bit stiffer and now even more like a go-kart although I'm fairly sure one of if not both the rear shocks are goosed. It feels very low to the ground. Even so, the arches...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th April 2019, 15:13
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Thanks chaps, first drive out with lowered...

Thanks chaps, first drive out with lowered suspension will be tomorrow! Looking forward :biggrin1:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 12th April 2019, 17:45
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Spent a few hours sorting the suspension today....

Spent a few hours sorting the suspension today. I've never replaced springs before so was pleasantly surprised by how easy it was. It's got a 30mm drop using Tein springs. Apparently it should be...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th April 2019, 12:20
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
I know, the weather needs to cheer the hell up!...

I know, the weather needs to cheer the hell up! The doors still aren't quite watertight yet.

Wonder how long before the stainless starts to tarnish? Hopefully as I won't use it that often, the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 4th April 2019, 19:58
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Little while since I've done anything but I was...

Little while since I've done anything but I was allowed a bit of garage time today and finally fitted my new manifold:

https://i.imgur.com/RLqYU2Pl.jpg
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 28th March 2019, 15:04
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By Nostromo
If I'd known - just take the plunge and cut off...

If I'd known - just take the plunge and cut off whatever needs to be cut off. You can always rebuild things with fiberglass if you have to. I could probably have cut a few months off my build time if...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd March 2019, 21:36
Replies: 14
Views: 522
Posted By Nostromo
I was going to suggest marbles...

I was going to suggest marbles...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 11th March 2019, 13:53
Replies: 13
Views: 831
Posted By Nostromo
Cool!! Any plans to alter the kit mate? Any...

Cool!! Any plans to alter the kit mate? Any options to add to existing ones?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 2nd March 2019, 10:54
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
I've got a 9 month old. You couldn't stop me from...

I've got a 9 month old. You couldn't stop me from sleeping if you tried! :icon_smile:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 2nd March 2019, 10:47
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Two awesome things happened this morning! My...

Two awesome things happened this morning!

My new manifold turned up:

https://i.imgur.com/WgYClZvl.jpg

And then this!

https://i.imgur.com/o0J9Im2l.jpg
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th February 2019, 18:29
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Chaps you were right. All black is better! ...

Chaps you were right. All black is better!

https://i.imgur.com/o2RSsytl.png
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th February 2019, 19:14
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Counting the minutes mate!

Counting the minutes mate!
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th February 2019, 16:09
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
A couple more little bits sorted out, aerial...

A couple more little bits sorted out, aerial extension fitted so now I have a radio (not that you can hear it), passenger door speakers now work, couple of little brackets fitted to stop the wheel...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st February 2019, 16:52
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
And just like that, they're worth a hundred pound...

And just like that, they're worth a hundred pound more :eyebrows:

https://i.imgur.com/xjaxGuEl.jpg
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th February 2019, 03:43
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Well that's awesome! Each passenger has their own...

Well that's awesome! Each passenger has their own sunroof :icon_smile: No one needs to know that the switches turn on lights and nothing else.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 17th February 2019, 10:50
Replies: 301
Views: 45,481
Posted By Nostromo
Thanks for that Dave, actually not a million...

Thanks for that Dave, actually not a million miles from the original switch panel in an RS200. It would also mean I can install my fridge and depth sounder and i'll have some buttons to turn them on...
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