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  1. Thread: VSA

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    Thanks I hope so

    Thanks I hope so
  2. Thread: VSA

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    Hi Zippy, To be fair, it shouldnt be a huge task...

    Hi Zippy,
    To be fair, it shouldnt be a huge task building the car back up from this point oncevInget the rest of the parts back from the paintshop.
    As it stands the interior, dash loom, engine,...
  3. Thread: VSA

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    Hi Ian, thanks its good to have it back. Re...

    Hi Ian,
    thanks its good to have it back.

    Re the images because I use an ipad compressing the images is a problem for me. Unfortunately if uploading starts to become difficult, I just can it in. I...
  4. Thread: VSA

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    Good to hear that you are really getting into...

    Good to hear that you are really getting into this resto, nice to see enthusiasm for the project.
    lots of restos never get seen through to the end as people loose interest (or run out of cash). So...
  5. Thread: Happy new year.

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    Happy New Year to you too. Great storage you...

    Happy New Year to you too.
    Great storage you have there 👍
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    Hows the restoration of 131 going Paddy.

    Hows the restoration of 131 going Paddy.
  7. Thread: 0134 - A11FXA

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    Sounds like a big project, good luck with it, I...

    Sounds like a big project, good luck with it, I hope that it goes well.
    Assume this is a winter project and you will be ready for Spring 2018?
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    These articles are just space fillers for the...

    These articles are just space fillers for the newspapers. There is no depth to this review at all, as for comparing a clio williams to a new car, says it all........
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    Thanks, its tucked away for the winter now. Yea,...

    Thanks, its tucked away for the winter now.
    Yea, handles nicely for a big car, lovely straight 6 👍
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    Great photo 👍

    Great photo 👍
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    Will it be getting tucked up for winter soon ☔️

    Will it be getting tucked up for winter soon ☔️
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    You were certainly parked in the right area. Cars...

    You were certainly parked in the right area. Cars looking great.
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    Hi Ricardo, Yes, still have the exhaust, if you...

    Hi Ricardo,
    Yes, still have the exhaust, if you want me to send you some images, please PM me your contact details, cheers Phil


    Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk
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    Still looking great. You have picked the wrong...

    Still looking great.
    You have picked the wrong time of year to bring the car out of storage eh 😉
    See the Gti is still around 👍
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    Good point, well made 😀

    Good point, well made 😀
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    As ever Paddy I bow to your knowledge 👍 When I...

    As ever Paddy I bow to your knowledge 👍

    When I looked at this, I assumed that the pressure switch at the front of the engine got full oil pressure from the pump before the oil hit the main...
  17. Thread: New pics :)

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    Another great photo 👍

    Another great photo 👍
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    With the exception of my car Paddy 😉, it was bang...

    With the exception of my car Paddy 😉, it was bang on for me. Unless the external oil pressure tester was faulty 😳.
    I know what you are saying though, in most cases wildly inaccurate
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    The front of the sill is as per the MK1 Clio std...

    The front of the sill is as per the MK1 Clio std sill, so no problem for you.
    As mentioned above, the inner sill is an easy fix.
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    Mine did the same before the engine rebuild. The...

    Mine did the same before the engine rebuild.
    The engine ran well, no noises at all, decent performance etc. But for piece of mind before I dismantled the engine I borrowed an external oil pressure...
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    Looking at the drawings after posting, I would...

    Looking at the drawings after posting, I would ignore the first one and go with the more detailed measurements which I did in steps.
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    OK, I found them. You may need to print these...

    OK, I found them.
    You may need to print these out so you can work out my logic (It makes sense to me).
    I took all these measurements from original bodywork and as you will see I measured from the...
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    The best way that I can help you is by locating...

    The best way that I can help you is by locating some measurements that I took of the original sill flair before I took it off the car.
    you could use these to recreate the end of sill correctly. ...
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    Once you remove the outer sills you will see that...

    Once you remove the outer sills you will see that the inner sills are dead easy to re-create. You dont need to buy replacement sections 👍
  25. Thread: 0014 - L11GRR

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    Absolutely stunning 👍

    Absolutely stunning 👍
  26. Thread: hi everyone

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    Welcome, pics always appreciated 😉

    Welcome, pics always appreciated 😉
  27. Hi, suppose it depends where you are based, I...

    Hi, suppose it depends where you are based, I used this company who matched the paint on an original unused wheel that I have.
    I'm sure that others will post options for you too.
    ...
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    The very thought of changing the clutch ratchet...

    The very thought of changing the clutch ratchet mechanism with the pedal box in the car 😳.
    If thats the solution Waynos83, good luck 👍
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    Hi Ben sorry not been around much, Will take some...

    Hi Ben sorry not been around much, Will take some images tomorrow and get back to you,
    cheers Phil
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    Hi Ben, I have a cat back system, think its a...

    Hi Ben, I have a cat back system, think its a scorpion, can check tonight.
    I wont be putting it back on the car, its a little too "fruity" for me....
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