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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds Yesterday, 10:20
Replies: 1,455
Views: 532,605
Posted By Jaguartvr
Thanks Geoff. I did wonder if the glass from a Z3...

Thanks Geoff. I did wonder if the glass from a Z3 coupe would work as it has a full window instead of the cutaway window of the convertible.
Trouble is that there are not many about.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 9th November 2019, 15:39
Replies: 1,455
Views: 532,605
Posted By Jaguartvr
It's all down to the colour!!!! Looking...

It's all down to the colour!!!!


Looking very nice. Could do with more info on the door windows, looks so much better than the land rover style windows.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 20:00
Replies: 64
Views: 3,275
Posted By Jaguartvr
It is the same as my profile picture, click it...

It is the same as my profile picture, click it and it will enlarge. These are of the earlier springs but they were also -30 and the picture was taken on the day they were fitted so hadn't yet...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 19:02
Replies: 64
Views: 3,275
Posted By Jaguartvr
Typo, drop is -30mm not -130!

Typo, drop is -30mm not -130!
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 15:14
Replies: 64
Views: 3,275
Posted By Jaguartvr
Just a standard replacement shocks, the springs...

Just a standard replacement shocks, the springs are -30mm front and rear.
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 3rd November 2019, 13:00
Replies: 64
Views: 3,275
Posted By Jaguartvr
My MOT tester warned me strongly against...

My MOT tester warned me strongly against coilovers, he said they give a very harsh and unforgiving ride. I have tried Aspex and pro sport springs, the pro sprot springs collapsed after a week on the...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd October 2019, 12:56
Replies: 444
Views: 94,829
Posted By Jaguartvr
No trim Less is more

No trim

Less is more
Forum: Sammio Builds and discussions 20th October 2019, 18:02
Replies: 80
Views: 7,882
Posted By Jaguartvr
Rustins plasticote after staining them. 2pack and...

Rustins plasticote after staining them. 2pack and as hard as nails, easy to put on as well. Satin or gloss finish.
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 13th October 2019, 12:44
Replies: 2
Views: 105
Posted By Jaguartvr
idiots guide too ...

idiots guide too
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=29Ow4TRMYSA

Simples!
I always leave mine open inside, makes it very easy to fit and it does look good. I have never yet come across broken...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 7th October 2019, 19:39
Replies: 645
Views: 189,330
Posted By Jaguartvr
http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/showthread.p...

http://www.madabout-kitcars.com/forum/showthread.php?t=5892&page=5

post 96

This was with the first version of the Tribute door skin, the later versions don't have the mark on them. You will...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 2nd October 2019, 08:14
Replies: 64
Views: 3,275
Posted By Jaguartvr
I tried fitting 225/75x15 but found the 75...

I tried fitting 225/75x15 but found the 75 profile too high and they locked on the underside of the front shock spring pans. You might clear it with narrower 185's but I would check with one type...
Forum: Dino 246 Builds and Discussion 28th September 2019, 09:52
Replies: 7
Views: 425
Posted By Jaguartvr
Sold

Sold
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 14th September 2019, 14:24
Replies: 348
Views: 56,862
Posted By Jaguartvr
Didn't intend to piss you off, haven't studied...

Didn't intend to piss you off, haven't studied the rear end of many 275's must most appear to be like...
Forum: Old No.7 Builds 14th September 2019, 10:47
Replies: 348
Views: 56,862
Posted By Jaguartvr
Rear hangers look a bit kit carish/bodged,...

Rear hangers look a bit kit carish/bodged, certainly not what you would expect to see on a 275. If you hit a bump all the forces will transfer to the GRP shell and could crack the paint finish, even...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th August 2019, 22:02
Replies: 34
Views: 10,466
Posted By Jaguartvr
You could always fit a 250swbc kit to it. Same...

You could always fit a 250swbc kit to it. Same but different, just need to find somewhere to store the cobra panels, shouldn't be to hard to hang them from the garage ceiling. Shame to waste such a...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 26th August 2019, 20:16
Replies: 70
Views: 33,507
Posted By Jaguartvr
Hopefully will be there for a beer at the Pelican...

Hopefully will be there for a beer at the Pelican but not the convoy.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 23rd August 2019, 08:13
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Jaguartvr
I bought another 250swb from Chris last year that...

I bought another 250swb from Chris last year that was going to be built with my son as a reward for getting a first from uni but he got a job up in Scotland.
This needs to be started and also want...
Forum: General Build Chat 22nd August 2019, 20:57
Replies: 11
Views: 2,479
Posted By Jaguartvr
No luck, thought about making them as per your...

No luck, thought about making them as per your idea but too much work for just changing a bulb.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd August 2019, 09:19
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Jaguartvr
It's the only colour to go for! I have just...

It's the only colour to go for!
I have just picked up a 3.0 which is a very pale blue and I might paint it in the BMW colour to save having to paint the shuts.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 22nd August 2019, 08:30
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Jaguartvr
6", couldn't get 7" to fit without modifying the...

6", couldn't get 7" to fit without modifying the rear axle which I wanted to avoid. The 6" rim looks right, it also leaves the tyre overhanging slightly which protects the rim from kerbing.
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 22nd August 2019, 08:27
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By Jaguartvr
6800 views, 130 watchers and 4 offers but none...

6800 views, 130 watchers and 4 offers but none close enough. Still a couple of buyers sniffing about so was going to hang on for a while but with the 120k one listed it might make it more attractive.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st August 2019, 21:42
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Jaguartvr
I've only got a push mower and a watering can

I've only got a push mower and a watering can
Forum: Cars and Parts for sale, swap or wanted 21st August 2019, 20:34
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By Jaguartvr
And what a bargain it is!:peace:

And what a bargain it is!:peace:
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st August 2019, 20:28
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By Jaguartvr
More wheels

Ordered a few sets of chrome wires, bit nerve racking as its a lot of money if they don't fit. However fears were unfounded as they fit really well. Centre lock hubs with a peg type drive, much...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th August 2019, 18:07
Replies: 470
Views: 66,042
Posted By Jaguartvr
How has it been registered as a "67" plate when...

How has it been registered as a "67" plate when it's using an engine that has been out of production for 30 years?
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