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Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th November 2018, 15:02
Replies: 10
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Posted By 3148markc
Thatís great thanks Chris

Thatís great thanks Chris
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th November 2018, 22:33
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Views: 627
Posted By 3148markc
Looks really good. Is it this stuff for the trim...

Looks really good. Is it this stuff for the trim ?


https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F142721605008

Thanks Mark
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 13th November 2018, 21:29
Replies: 10
Views: 627
Posted By 3148markc
Hi. Just a quick question on your front grill,...

Hi. Just a quick question on your front grill, did you make it yourself and what chrome did you use for the outer frame of the grill ?
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 30th October 2018, 21:28
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
Yep Wayne has done a great job and taken lots of...

Yep Wayne has done a great job and taken lots of pics of every stage which I wanted as I have pics of al the work Iíve done. Agree with Wayne regarding the kit and I had done a lot of work to remove...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th October 2018, 11:13
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
So managed to finally get what looks to be a good...

So managed to finally get what looks to be a good garage to get the car sprayed up. Unfortunately now an expert has had a look thereís lots of lines out and lots of ripples in the body work which...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th October 2018, 15:09
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By 3148markc
Thanks all. Went with Adrian Flux was a little...

Thanks all. Went with Adrian Flux was a little more for me at £190 for the year but canít grumble, process to insure seems straight forward enough.

Thanks
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th September 2018, 22:12
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By 3148markc
Tribute Mx250 insurance recommendations

Apologies I'm sure this has been asked a dozen times but who's the best insurance companies to go with for the MX250.

Or just an insurer who is familiar with the kit/ build.

Thanks
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th September 2018, 20:39
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
So just got a small update. Put some trim around...

So just got a small update. Put some trim around each side of the frame to attach a rubber to the windows which works perfectly. Next job is getting the car in for final prep and painting, which...
Forum: Bodywork 9th September 2018, 19:57
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By 3148markc
Just tried Jeff but he's too busy at the moment :(

Just tried Jeff but he's too busy at the moment :(
Forum: Bodywork 9th September 2018, 09:19
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By 3148markc
Paint Shop Recommendations

Hi All,
Looking for a good paint shop to finish off and paint my Tribute MX250. Has anybody got any recommendations in the Yorkshire region if not anywhere up North thats worth the travel ?
...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 29th August 2018, 15:52
Replies: 0
Views: 235
Posted By 3148markc
MX250 recommended painters in Yorkshire ?

So I'm not far off now getting the pride and joy all ready to be finished off and painted. Has anybody got any recommendations of places in Yorkshire or West Yorkshire who will do a good job at...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 24th July 2018, 23:06
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
Hi. I just drilled small holes and then screwed...

Hi. I just drilled small holes and then screwed the buckets into the fibreglas, will add some clips at the rear once all painted just to add a little security. For the chrome ring just drill a hole...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 14th July 2018, 08:28
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
Lol oops never even noticed it was upside down

Lol oops never even noticed it was upside down
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th July 2018, 22:01
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By 3148markc
Great idea Thankyou. Deffo one to think about for...

Great idea Thankyou. Deffo one to think about for sure.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th July 2018, 21:24
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By 3148markc
MX250 Window advice and ideas

Hi just asking round to what people have done around where the window comes upto the body kit. Have you left as is and added rubber to reach the window or have you done anything else ? Just looking...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 8th July 2018, 21:21
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
Managed to get the car out today, took me hours...

Managed to get the car out today, took me hours to adjust the suspension to get the wheels to fit which they only just do at the rear, still not sure about height at front but will have to check vs...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 5th June 2018, 07:25
Replies: 10
Views: 627
Posted By 3148markc
I have 2 braces ready to fit which I was going to...

I have 2 braces ready to fit which I was going to put at the ends of the front might have to change these to the front like you say to try and level out as much as possible.
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 3rd June 2018, 23:00
Replies: 10
Views: 627
Posted By 3148markc
was thinking bracing brackets and I think with...

was thinking bracing brackets and I think with the reg plate where it is will also help. I will try a brace at one end to try push down a little and see how it goes. Thanks again
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 2nd June 2018, 19:05
Replies: 10
Views: 627
Posted By 3148markc
MX250 bottom front end not even help

Noticed the bottom of the front end isn't level from one side to the other has anybody else had this issue and what did you do to resolve ? Thanks (see pic)
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st June 2018, 13:38
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
Finally see some light from the end of the tunnel...

Finally see some light from the end of the tunnel with all the filling and sanding. It's not perfect but will leave that to the body shop, but I've done all I can and to be fair it looks pretty good,...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 1st June 2018, 12:23
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By 3148markc
Hi Terry. I just used the original fuel pipe but...

Hi Terry. I just used the original fuel pipe but cut off the connection and smoothed out the tube so that the original fuel hose went from the new cap to the fuel pipe, I then just ordered extra...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st May 2018, 21:49
Replies: 80
Views: 10,397
Posted By 3148markc
So with this nice weather managed to get filling...

So with this nice weather managed to get filling and sanding on the front light pods. One side had no shape at all really and they both didn't match so done my best to match these up. Also started...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 21st May 2018, 21:44
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By 3148markc
Good idea may also do this as like you say once...

Good idea may also do this as like you say once there's added paint thickness it'll go back to hitting the top. Will do this and also lift the brackets slightly on the body (like little mounds...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2018, 17:18
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By 3148markc
Going to slightly lift the brackets on the body...

Going to slightly lift the brackets on the body as I think they have some play that way when opening it should be higher....hopefully lol just to now make a small mound out of filler on each side...
Forum: Tribute Automotive Builds 20th May 2018, 17:16
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By 3148markc
Yes it's my first. The sanding I think will take...

Yes it's my first. The sanding I think will take away what looks ok when closed
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