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Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 22nd August 2021, 13:17
Replies: 1
Views: 84
Posted By Bobnic
Clutch Master Cylinder replacement

Good afternoon chaps.
The clutch Master Cylinder in our pedal box is leaking. The only info I can find is 0.75 with clevis on any old paperwork. Do any of you know 5he exact one to replace it...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 16th January 2021, 11:57
Replies: 17
Views: 2,213
Posted By Bobnic
Thanks for the replies guys. It is very hard to...

Thanks for the replies guys. It is very hard to put a value on it. As you've said Marlin is niche and an M3 one is even more niche! Definitely will wait for the pandemic to be over ����and gague...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 13th January 2021, 22:47
Replies: 17
Views: 2,213
Posted By Bobnic
I did a bit of digging and I think it is a...

I did a bit of digging and I think it is a dealership that specialises in Kits, so he is probably looking to buy it off you for a profit. As you say, the current situation doesn't lend itself to...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 13th January 2021, 22:18
Replies: 17
Views: 2,213
Posted By Bobnic
Thanks! Might give him a call.

Thanks! Might give him a call.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 13th January 2021, 20:09
Replies: 17
Views: 2,213
Posted By Bobnic
Don't be shy fellas. If I'm way off the mark, I'd...

Don't be shy fellas. If I'm way off the mark, I'd rather know! The only thing I can find that's close, is an ex factory built V8 Sportster sold for 16k a few years ago.
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 12th January 2021, 10:01
Replies: 68
Views: 88,849
Posted By Bobnic
Probably easier to post this link to an article...

Probably easier to post this link to an article in Total Kit Car from a couple of years ago.
http://www.marlinsportscars.co.uk/news/231/
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 11th January 2021, 09:24
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By Bobnic
Cheers. Was a labour of love, and hate in equal...

Cheers. Was a labour of love, and hate in equal measures!!
Steve Hole loved it, he made 2 trips to chat and photograph the car. Had just been painted, so was looking its best!
Forum: Show us your Kit Cars 10th January 2021, 22:24
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By Bobnic
Marlin M3 3.0L Sportster (link in post)

Probably easier to post this link to an article in Total Kit Car from a couple of years ago.
http://www.marlinsportscars.co.uk/news/231/
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 10th January 2021, 20:53
Replies: 17
Views: 2,213
Posted By Bobnic
Valuation ideas please

Good evening all.
I hope everyone is doing well, especially in the current climate. My dad and I are (very tentatively) thinking about what the sale price of our Sportster might be.
It's the 1994...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 10th January 2021, 20:37
Replies: 9
Views: 1,510
Posted By Bobnic
Wow! What a machine! My dad and I built an '94...

Wow! What a machine! My dad and I built an '94 E36 M3 3.0l donored Sportster and that goes like a scalded cat. That thing must be insane!

Drive safely!!
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 2nd April 2019, 21:35
Replies: 3
Views: 3,467
Posted By Bobnic
https://youtu.be/Kq26TmPS6tk May be we should...

https://youtu.be/Kq26TmPS6tk
May be we should all club together?? ��
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 12th October 2018, 16:12
Replies: 5
Views: 5,167
Posted By Bobnic
Here's a link to the article, now on the Marlin...

Here's a link to the article, now on the Marlin website http://www.marlinsportscars.co.uk/news/231/
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 10th August 2018, 14:08
Replies: 12
Views: 6,647
Posted By Bobnic
Thanks!! Sat in Cirencester the other day and one...

Thanks!! Sat in Cirencester the other day and one guy came up and asked what model of Bugatti it was! :eusa_dance:
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 14th February 2018, 09:39
Replies: 5
Views: 5,167
Posted By Bobnic
Nice looking car Mick!! Would put photos on if I...

Nice looking car Mick!! Would put photos on if I could remember how to! Especially from an iPad!!��
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 6th February 2018, 23:13
Replies: 5
Views: 5,167
Posted By Bobnic
Anyone buy Total Kit Car recently?

'Marlene' is now painted in Ecurie Ecosse Flag metallic blue, and having chatted to Steve Hole from TKC for a while about the build and the car, he decided to do a piece on our M3 E36 Sportster in...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 23rd June 2017, 21:43
Replies: 12
Views: 6,647
Posted By Bobnic
I have put some on the bottom 1/3rd of the rear...

I have put some on the bottom 1/3rd of the rear wings, hopefully this will keep the worst of them off The paintwork.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 20th June 2017, 20:11
Replies: 12
Views: 6,647
Posted By Bobnic
Hi Peter. It was called Ecurie Ecosse Flag blue,...

Hi Peter. It was called Ecurie Ecosse Flag blue, but I think it's been renamed as Jaguar Flag Blue, as they recently sprayed an F-Type in this colour to commemorate the Ecurie Ecosse racing team.
...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 19th June 2017, 22:28
Replies: 12
Views: 6,647
Posted By Bobnic
She's finally painted!

After 3 years of running in bare aluminium and hearing aid beige panels 'Marlene' has finally got her clothes on! Painted in Ecurie Ecosse Flag Blue with satin black for the wings. Looks sooooo much...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 21st August 2015, 18:27
Replies: 61
Views: 19,135
Posted By Bobnic
Great News! Hopefully you can get the car...

Great News! Hopefully you can get the car registered quicker than we managed it. It took 9 weeks! Caught the DVLA just as it all had to go to Swansea, no local office could be used, as it had been...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 1st June 2015, 22:21
Replies: 61
Views: 19,135
Posted By Bobnic
The text (copied and pasted from...

The text (copied and pasted from Autobionics.co.uk website)below sums the whole experience up pretty well, and lists what you should be able to provide evidence wise and some fairly obvious advice...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 1st June 2015, 21:03
Replies: 61
Views: 19,135
Posted By Bobnic
Hi Morris. You may have tried this avenue...

Hi Morris.
You may have tried this avenue already, but I managed to get lucky by using this email address: Customer.Information@bmwfin.com
A very helpful girl called Stacey confirmed the date of...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 1st June 2015, 18:04
Replies: 61
Views: 19,135
Posted By Bobnic
Hi Morris. You're nearly there!! Speed was tested...

Hi Morris. You're nearly there!! Speed was tested on a rolling road @ Bristol Test centre. He checked speedo against various known roller speeds (in 10s IIRC) up to and just above 70mph, because...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 28th April 2015, 20:24
Replies: 10
Views: 3,934
Posted By Bobnic
Have found another local guy. Another mate of a...

Have found another local guy. Another mate of a mate, but his work is more top end classic restoration,paint work. He's happy to do the paint job for 1500 if we fill holes/cracks, and first sand...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 21st April 2015, 21:39
Replies: 10
Views: 3,934
Posted By Bobnic
I will contact them, sound like a real...

I will contact them, sound like a real enthusiast's lot! If I can get 'Marlene' to rival Vicky's paint job, I will be a happy man Goo! 👍

Thanks for all your wisdom again fellas.

Rob
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 21st April 2015, 07:54
Replies: 10
Views: 3,934
Posted By Bobnic
I totally agree Robin. The two quotes I have got...

I totally agree Robin. The two quotes I have got are from a work colleague's husband and a good mates 'go to guy' for painting his collection of old Dagenham 80/90's metal. I just think they would...
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