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  1. i have 5 instrement pannels in the shed i think all different take a pic and i will see if any match , i wqas given a box full of parts years ago they went in the shed and there they have stayed ,
  2. wanted brake discs to match up with my calibre 4x4 callipers, I had set of 2wd sierra coswoth discs but I gave them to a friend to drill and lathe out the centres and it all went a bit wrong so I am after a replacement set that are goo to go bolt on any one have any or know what may match without all the drilling ect . if all else fails I will go back to std and send my old calliper's into bigg red for overall thanks col
  3. Mantacol

    manta b

    Would anyone have the nut and bolt that shoud go here. I have tried with a bolt that looks like it should go but there is slught play under load so want a proprer one with washers ect manta b gte exclusive .
  4. omg i love this shot one of the best i have seen yet , fantastic
  5. Anyone have a tried and tested setup for a suspention kit on a 400r . I put lowering springs 50mm on the car and it is fantastic on the smooth roads and track , BUT in the real world in the roads on Anglesy its sooooo hard and not nice to drive, I would like shocks and springs for the vehicle that still keep a nice drive feel on a normal road . Thanks all
  6. I say this laughing but that does happen on on the duel carriageway too.
  7. Out for a quick spin today some silly shots the wife took.
  8. It's raspy. Yes sportex system excluding manifold. As I'm still running engine in only reved to 3000 and it's on the button not too loud. However it is loud enough that people loak on in discussed then realise it's a classic and not a boy racer 1.1 ans smile give thumbs up ect .
  9. Went out with kev Abbott for a quick spin tonight ..good fun VID-20180803-WA0002.mp4
  10. Welcome to the club . Lovely looking car a credit to you. Thanks for supporting the club i hope you find it helpful and informative. You may well have done but you can link and log in from your phone our tablet in settings on the page and set notification for all posts you may find of interest also follow posts that you wish to prioritise or like to follow. Makes log in easy and finding things you like quicker. Also check out the members only section now you have full access.๐Ÿป
  11. He'll yeah .after the long build nightmare lol๐Ÿ˜‚ Thanks be nice to put my foot dowe a bit next week once the engine is run in.
  12. I still have to have this done but they said I have a few weeks to sort that and the guy said from what he knows about 400r the price was about right if not a little under ๐Ÿ‘happy days
  13. Sorted ยฃ190 fully comp. Bit buy back and 400r mods listed. Well happy. ๐Ÿ˜Š
  14. Thank you been out for small drives every night this week and living it.๐Ÿ˜Š
  15. LOL my wife said we should sit on the wall oppose. But I have spent so much time looking at the outside we sat in and listened to the comments of people passing. Think you for the kind words ๐Ÿ‘
  16. Thanks so much. It was nuts to see the smiles on people's faces when we drove by and when we parked in the car park to eat a burger loads of people commenting and "sayingI had one of those back in the day wish I still had it" I do hope it lasts .
  17. Well that another manta on the road ๐Ÿ˜ˆjust engine bay and titivating to do over winter time to enjoy now first trip on the road tonight some photos for you all.
  18. Well at last mot hopefully tomorrow and we are done . Clip of the first drive to settle things in .Big thanks club memembers ( friends i have not met yet)for all the help with parts advice and enccoragment over the years .๐Ÿ˜ˆ could not have done it without you .hope to see some of you at the classics in the Castle next Sunday in Bodelwyddan castle. VID-20180722-WA0004.mp4
  19. New propshaft is on along with rear mud flaps. Sat having a coffee and the Mrs took a sunset photo of the car I quite liked it ๐Ÿ˜€just wish I could have had a bit more money to have had it all finished for M.H . But hope by 29 in Bodelwyddan castle show. Hope to see some of you there.
  20. Hi I hope to go to my first show here with the manta on the 29th , i was wondering are any other club members going so i could hopefully park with them to show the manta. I was lucky enough to meet some club members last year when i went as a spectator to the show thanks for the warm welcome and i hope to see you again this year. Thanks https://www.google.com/search?q=bodawyddan+castle+car+show&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-b#
  21. i am gutted for you, life is not fair . i will pm you later once i get home from work , col
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