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  • 17-09-2020, 19:25
    mygasser
    today i opened the boot and passengers door of the valiant..... but to no avail.
    i was looking for an elusive 318 inlet manifold and it's cousin the single point distributor, but alas they still evaded capture.
    i did see the radiator lurking in the boot but that too was a disappointment as the bottom hose fitting is the wrong side.
    neil.
  • 14-09-2020, 09:17
    mygasser
    moted the fiesta this morning so that's for sale now. it all helps fund the main projects, lol.
    neil.
  • 11-09-2020, 21:23
    mygasser
    i just ordered 2 x 1/2lb jars of the flake for the valiant, you know so i'm sure to have enough.
    neil.
  • 09-09-2020, 21:17
    mygasser
    picked up an early (A reg, 1983) mk2 fiesta ghia this evening. it came with 2 spare engines, another gearbox and a pair of driveshafts. i'll book an mot tomorrow, it had only done 8 miles since the last one and drove home from margate just fine so ought to be ok.
    neil.
  • 06-09-2020, 11:06
    mygasser
    i just ordered a pedal assembly rebuild kit with pedal rubbers and a new clutch pedal pivot tube from brewers in the states Brewer's Performance - Mopar A833 4-Speed Transmission and Component Specialists. it'll save time making parts and i'd still need pedal rubbers anyway so.....
    i want to have all the parts i need so i haven't got to stop mid way through the build up due to a small missing part.
    neil.
  • 03-09-2020, 20:45
    mygasser
    like my anglia was but different
  • 03-09-2020, 18:02
    budetta
    razzle dazzle!!!
  • 03-09-2020, 16:38
    mygasser
    i've just emailed a company in the states about flake. dawn says i should keep the valiant green but i want it metal flake so after looking at metalflake 'greens' for about an hour we've agreed on this colour. it's called poseidon and it's from a company called paint huffer https://painthuffer.bigcartel.com/products
    neil.
  • 01-09-2020, 14:26
    mygasser
    caltracs sold, that was quick.
  • 01-09-2020, 12:47
    mygasser
    well summit are they're usual speedy selves on 'in stock' parts, my 4 speed hump arrived this morning :thumbright:
    oh, in case anyone's interested i'm selling the calvert racing caltracs traction bars i bought for the valiant, i'm using the super stock leaf springs now so don't need them. they're in the for sales on here.
    cheers, neil.
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