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by morris van
Tue Aug 04, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Work on van
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Work on van

I finally got my van back yesterday six months to the day I took it to the restorer. At some point im going to have the front re sprayed as the welding been done as all the structural work been done. The rest will get done over winter.
by morris van
Thu Jul 23, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Work on van
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Work on van

I went to see my van today and all the panels fitted and is nearly ready for the paint shop.
by morris van
Fri Jul 17, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New panels
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Re: New panels

cookie6 in case you did not get my private message about my van colour its teal blue some have said its not but my uncle had a Trafalgar blue saloon and that was darker.
by morris van
Thu Jul 16, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New panels
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Re: New panels

My 1971 van is having new rear inner and outer wheel arches done and also the arches that go over the rear wheels inside the back. The restorer has used ESM I have also used them for mechanical parts. At the moment they are very busy and you might have to ring them a few times to get through or I ha...
by morris van
Wed Jul 15, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Work on van
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Work on van

I went to see my van this afternoon and the new panels are being fitted and should not be long before its finished. I am keeping my fingers crossed.
by morris van
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Work on van
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Work on van

I spoke to the classic car restorer who has my van and he has at last got the panels to finish my van. Keeping every crossed I can get back to using my van as I want to sell my dads car as it now has new MOT.
by morris van
Tue Jul 07, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2162
Views: 337205

Re: Spotted today.

I saw a grey convertible with a red hood near where I live and was driven by the most miserable person driving a Morris I have ever seen. I was not in mine as the classic car restorer has had mine since February.
by morris van
Fri Jul 03, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Extended mot
Replies: 7
Views: 273

Re: Extended mot

I took what was my dads 2008 Focus for a MOT yesterday as it is normally due in July and where I take it I stayed in the car while the MOT tester stayed outside the car. I just had to beep the horn put the lights on and the other things he would do if he did it. He still looked underneath and checke...
by morris van
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Work on van
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Re: Work on van

The company that I called is the one the one restorer rang said they didn't have panels the when I spoke to them checked and they had. I will wait a few days and see what happens. The trouble is I used the van a couple of times a week for my work and I am using my dads old car which is now mine as h...
by morris van
Mon Jun 29, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Work on van
Replies: 8
Views: 468

Work on van

I'm having work done on my 1971 Morris 1000 van. It went in to have some chassis work done and new rear wheel arches back in the beginning of February then the garage had to shut because of lockdown. I rang him about three weeks ago as my nephew had seen parked outside as he wanted work done on is M...
by morris van
Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2162
Views: 337205

Re: Spotted today.

The garage is doing some chassis work at the back and replacing wheel arches and back panel. He said he was waiting for one panel and then it would be finished. He only had two restorers working part time because of the lockdown. When I saw it in March he had cut all the rot out but just waiting for...
by morris van
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2162
Views: 337205

Re: Spotted today.

I might be going to see if I can still spot mine Morris 1000 van parked in the same position tomorrow at the garage that's doing some work on it. It has been there for four months and supposed not finished yet and he said he cannot get panels for it but I saw it over a week ago it looked finished. I...
by morris van
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2162
Views: 337205

Re: Spotted today.

It was in the workshop when I went to see it March and he supposed to have ordered the parts and it could not be moved as back axle was off. The garage is hidden from public view and only can be seen if you drive up a private drive and my nephew only went there to get an estimate for work on his car...
by morris van
Mon Jun 01, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2162
Views: 337205

Re: Spotted today.

My nephew said he saw spotted my Morris 1000 van on Wednesday parked outside the garage where its having some work done on it so I phoned the garage and he said he is still waiting for parts so on Saturday I had a quick look and it was parked outside gathering dust and it looked finished. I will be ...
by morris van
Sun May 31, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proper Barn Find
Replies: 12
Views: 473

Re: Proper Barn Find

Once I was offered a 1959 Mini for free which was in a barn and it was rotten I said no and they had it taken away to be crushed.
by morris van
Tue Apr 28, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19103
Views: 949939

Re: Word Association

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by morris van
Sat Apr 11, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Austin Van - First Produced
Replies: 36
Views: 5319

Re: Austin Van - First Produced

I've still got my Austin badged but it has been at a classic car restorer since mid feb to have some welding done. I last saw it four weeks ago when I went to the garage to get an update and was still waiting for wheel arches. In the mean my dad has passed away with a heart attack so haven't had it ...
by morris van
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19103
Views: 949939

Re: Word Association

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by morris van
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19103
Views: 949939

Re: Word Association

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by morris van
Thu Feb 27, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19103
Views: 949939

Re: Word Association

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