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by d_harris
Thu Jun 30, 2011 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: national rally camping
Replies: 12
Views: 1244

Re: national rally camping

Well, hopefully I'll find you all!

I'm stopping off at a friends place in Ware tonight and I'm aiming to be at the campsite sometime about 4-5ish... 8)
by d_harris
Mon Jun 27, 2011 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Should i...?
Replies: 6
Views: 1410

Re: Should i...?

Hi Tim. The first thing you will notice about the minor is how much easier it is to work on!!! You don't have to be a contortionist to change the spark plugs for example :P In my experience The Beetle is an inferior vehicle (based on having owned 2, one a bit clapped out and one a show winner) and d...
by d_harris
Mon Jun 27, 2011 6:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Any Member Near To Wits End, Colwyn Bay, Wales?
Replies: 25
Views: 4107

Re: Any Member Near To Wits End, Colwyn Bay, Wales?

Silly question, but are you using fresh fuel?
by d_harris
Tue Jun 07, 2011 2:32 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: MOT Fail - Worst Reason?
Replies: 14
Views: 2334

Re: MOT Fail - Worst Reason?

Sam_Finlay wrote:Took my pick-up in for an MOT yesterday and was somewhat miffed to be told that it was a fail because 4 split pins were missing from various castle nuts. Each now has a nylock nut on it.

What was your lamest reason for a fail?
2 split pins missing :P castlated nuts on tie bars
by d_harris
Tue May 10, 2011 3:06 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Pickup restoration part three
Replies: 2040
Views: 302460

Re: Pickup restoration part three

Just to check, is that definately an LCV tank? They are different to the saloons
by d_harris
Tue May 10, 2011 11:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mpg
Replies: 18
Views: 2323

Re: Mpg

On a steady run at the weekend, I returned figures of 35.0 and 37.9mpg I was going at approx 55mph indicated on the latter mainly on the motorway and a little quicker on the other run.

Incidentally my odometer agrees with the distance figures on my satnav, so it cant be too far out....
by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Website Rally UPDATE
Replies: 48
Views: 4114

Re: Website Rally UPDATE

Pics uploaded in a seperate thread, due to high bandwidth requirements

http://www.mmoc.org.uk/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=38752
by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

Re: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.

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by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

Re: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.

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by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

Re: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.

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by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

Re: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.

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by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

Re: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.

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by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

Re: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.

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by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

Web Rally May 2011. Pics. Bandwidth heavy.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v467/catflea/Web%20Rally%20May%2011/img_6960.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v467/catflea/Web%20Rally%20May%2011/img_6961.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v467/catflea/Web%20Rally%20May%2011/img_6962.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v467/catflea/Web...
by d_harris
Sun May 08, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Website Rally UPDATE
Replies: 48
Views: 4114

Re: Website Rally UPDATE

I've been home a smidge under an hour. Just trying to persuade photobucket to play at the moment....
by d_harris
Sat May 07, 2011 7:25 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: MP3 player type thing - from cigarette lighter?
Replies: 9
Views: 1371

Re: MP3 player type thing - from cigarette lighter?

You could always get an inverter to run a mains powered dock to run off the fag lighter 8)
by d_harris
Sat May 07, 2011 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Website Rally UPDATE
Replies: 48
Views: 4114

Re: Website Rally UPDATE

It bottled it at 80 (gps) the other day Ray.

I just hope to heck it doesn't rain tomorrow, wipers are a little dodgy at the moment... :oops:

I think I might leave a little earlier than I planned too...
by d_harris
Thu May 05, 2011 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Website Rally UPDATE
Replies: 48
Views: 4114

Re: Website Rally UPDATE

Google maps says it will take me 2hrs 15. I'm allowing 3hrs Nice straightforward route though
by d_harris
Wed May 04, 2011 5:00 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19131
Views: 988771

Re: Word Association

key
by d_harris
Wed May 04, 2011 4:58 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Cheap modifications
Replies: 94
Views: 12808

Re: Cheap modifications

You wont have it on monty.

Its where the exhaust section of the standard manifold radiates heat into the inlet