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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th January 2019, 23:26
Replies: 15
Views: 262
Posted By peterux
Actually, thinking about this problem so more, I...

Actually, thinking about this problem so more, I don't think you have an EWS problem. The EWS II module interrupts the supply to the starter motor so assuming you actually get the engine started,...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th January 2019, 22:21
Replies: 15
Views: 262
Posted By peterux
IIRC there is a very small connector right on the...

IIRC there is a very small connector right on the back of the ring antenna.
You could start there but get some contact cleaner rather than WD40.
Have a look at the pictures in here.....
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Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 13th January 2019, 20:56
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
New year, same car.....

With the Christmas celebrations over and the decorations packed away for another year, it was time to get back down my garage.

Picking up where I left off before the holiday season, I refilled the...
Forum: Miglia Builds and discussion 27th December 2018, 12:32
Replies: 119
Views: 13,136
Posted By peterux
Oh really, we wish you well!:wave::wave::wave:

Oh really, we wish you well!:wave::wave::wave:
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 23rd December 2018, 21:52
Replies: 27
Views: 3,230
Posted By peterux
:focus::focus::focus: Hi Peter, I...

:focus::focus::focus:



Hi Peter,
I managed to get the old PC fired up OK but, alas, I couldn't find the pictures I was thinking off. (perhaps my memory is playing ticks on me?)

There is a...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 22nd December 2018, 16:39
Replies: 27
Views: 3,230
Posted By peterux
:focus: Hi Rochdale, I agree that...

:focus:




Hi Rochdale,
I agree that those uprights on your Marlin Sportster look like Cortina.

I think they are also used on Westfield 7's......
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 20th December 2018, 21:12
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Sensing the speed....

My objective at the moment is to get everything around the gearbox finished so that I can refit the gearbox tunnel before installing the engine loom.

So I have turned my attention to fitting the...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 12th December 2018, 20:26
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Cheers, Barber :tea: ...

Cheers, Barber :tea:

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The correct round bush arrived today so I popped down the garage this evening and completed...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 11th December 2018, 23:27
Replies: 27
Views: 3,230
Posted By peterux
Rochdale, I believe Peter meant, do you have...

Rochdale,

I believe Peter meant, do you have a photo's of the front suspension.


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BTW, Granada 'knuckles' look just like Sierra ones, they are just a bit bigger....
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 11th December 2018, 20:47
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
A small diversion.....

Thanks JMC for your compliment.

And a belated thanks to Paul L and Patrick who I forgot to thank on my last update.

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I had expected...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 29th November 2018, 21:15
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Chipping away....

I've not had a huge amount of free time to work on the Sabre over the last couple of weeks but I have been preparing and painting some parts and starting to re-assemble them into the car.

There is...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 12th November 2018, 19:56
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Progress steps.....

Now that the body tub is in place I can now focus on refitting all the engine ancillaries. Many of the parts have been in storage for about 4 years since I dismantled the engine donor car (Is it...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 5th November 2018, 16:32
Replies: 13
Views: 1,146
Posted By peterux
Brilliant work there Patrick. Well done!! ...

Brilliant work there Patrick. Well done!!

I'll listen out for you at Stoneleigh next year :evil::evil:
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 5th November 2018, 08:39
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Significant milestone!!

Hi Patrick,
no there isn't but I think the risk of failure is pretty low so I'm not concerned.


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This...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 1st November 2018, 19:24
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Edging closer.....

I'm now edging closer to the moment I can refit the main body tub to the chassis for what should be the final time.
This week I've completed a few more tasks on my 'to do' list.

First up, I've...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 24th October 2018, 20:35
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
ARB swapping....

Today was a car building day and the weather was nice so I was off down to my yard to tackle the next job on my 'to do' list.

Initially, when the Sabre was first launched, John Barlow who designed...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 19th October 2018, 16:32
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Heating up a bit.....

:icon_lol: You can call it anything you like but it doesn't change my everlasting list of things to do! :ranger:


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This...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 19th October 2018, 11:57
Replies: 268
Views: 39,058
Posted By peterux
Looking good, Mick. I always enjoy your early...

Looking good, Mick. I always enjoy your early morning updates :nod:
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 13th October 2018, 12:40
Replies: 5
Views: 1,738
Posted By peterux
Nice article, well done.

Nice article, well done.
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 13th October 2018, 12:38
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
So true, so true! !

So true, so true! !
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 12th October 2018, 14:12
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Not a lot.....

Despite my best intentions holidays, days out and other commitments have prevented much progress being made on the Sabre in the last few weeks.
I have been refitting the exhaust system for the final...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 19th September 2018, 21:09
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Following a short holiday away I returned to the...

Following a short holiday away I returned to the realisation that the neglected window frames on my cottage had been ignored for long enough and really did need my urgent attention.

Today was my...
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 23rd August 2018, 19:16
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
Thanks, Patrick. ...

Thanks, Patrick.

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No update this week due to holidays.:pout:
Forum: Vintage and Classic Roadster Kit Car Builds 14th August 2018, 20:40
Replies: 354
Views: 134,813
Posted By peterux
A little exhausted......

Thanks Molleur, Barber and Amir for your feedback and I'm glad you all enjoying my updates.

However, it appears that my meticulous rebuild overlooked one vital item. It's been highlighted by...
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 8th August 2018, 20:58
Replies: 13
Views: 3,072
Posted By peterux
Hi Apollo, yes, I'm building a Royale Sabre. ...

Hi Apollo,
yes, I'm building a Royale Sabre. Not sure if there are any in NA?
cheers,
Peter
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