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by Propshaft
Sat Sep 30, 2017 8:12 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Favourite countries in Europe
Replies: 43
Views: 4957

Re: Favourite countries in Europe

Sorry previous post should have been four months not weeks
by Propshaft
Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Favourite countries in Europe
Replies: 43
Views: 4957

Re: Favourite countries in Europe

My wife and I have been traveling around Europe for four weeks each year for the last twelve, we both think Portugal is among the best ,lovely country good climate and very nice people
by Propshaft
Tue Aug 15, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: In the future will Britain export anything very much special ?
Replies: 67
Views: 8735

Re: In the future will Britain export anything very much special ?

I for one will be glad when we get rid of Brussels, but will surely miss them on my Christmas dinner
by Propshaft
Mon Aug 14, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Ginger bush
Replies: 172
Views: 23548

Re: Ginger bush

It sounds as though all these plants could do with a good forking ( to let some moisture into the ground)
by Propshaft
Mon Aug 14, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What was your first car?
Replies: 83
Views: 10712

Re: What was your first car?

My first car in about 1967/8 was a 1963 two door Morris minor in blue, followed a few years later by a 66 mini
by Propshaft
Fri Apr 21, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fuel tanks
Replies: 14
Views: 2868

Re: Fuel tanks

I have used rustbusters petrol tank treatment on an a35 and it worked for me
by Propshaft
Thu Apr 20, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Not what it used to be?
Replies: 57
Views: 9657

Re: Not what it used to be?

Can't believe that nobody from " management" has got the decency to come on this message board and let us know one way or the other if this board is going to be improved or left as is
by Propshaft
Tue Apr 18, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Not what it used to be?
Replies: 57
Views: 9657

Re: Not what it used to be?

It's all very well having different apps and systems to post photos but I used to be able to post photos straight from my I pad but with the new system I can't . Is this progress.?
by Propshaft
Mon Apr 17, 2017 7:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Not what it used to be?
Replies: 57
Views: 9657

Re: Not what it used to be?

i agree entirely with btu 268f I am no computer expert but surely we ought to be able to post pictures using I phone or I pad like we could before the so called upgrade
by Propshaft
Sun Apr 16, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1275 manifold
Replies: 2
Views: 631

Re: 1275 manifold

That was easy. Thanks Phil
by Propshaft
Sun Apr 16, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1275 manifold
Replies: 2
Views: 631

1275 manifold

Hi. I have fitted a 1275 engine in my van obviously the manifold exhaust outlet is larger than the 1098 ,can you purchase off the shelf exhausts to suit for a van or will I have to have a system purpose made
by Propshaft
Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Train museum
Replies: 8
Views: 1637

Train museum

Hi All. Just been to York for a few days , we went to the national train museum again if you've not been it's a must see and it's free ,but they do appreciate a donation
by Propshaft
Tue Jan 31, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Spare wire
Replies: 9
Views: 1427

Re: Spare wire

Thanks the spare wire is in fact the blocked filter wire which I haven't got on my filter
by Propshaft
Mon Jan 30, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Speedo bulb holders
Replies: 2
Views: 751

Speedo bulb holders

Hi. I have nearly completed a rewire on my van , has anyone had problems with the quality of the bulb holders which fit into the back of the speedo . The metal is stopping in the speedo and the white plastic just drops off . Thinking about reusing the original ones i.e. Cutting off the new and solde...
by Propshaft
Sat Jan 28, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are all 2 door car doors from any year interchangeable ?
Replies: 13
Views: 2931

Re: Are all 2 door car doors from any year interchangeable ?

Vans and pick ups I believe use front doors from a four door car
by Propshaft
Sun Jan 22, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Spare wire
Replies: 9
Views: 1427

Re: Spare wire

Thanks one and all
by Propshaft
Sat Jan 21, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Spare wire
Replies: 9
Views: 1427

Re: Spare wire

Thanks for that jog bob will do some investigating next week . Whilst your on was thinking about putting a six branch fuse box in , what would you suggest would be the best sections to fuse , hope this makes sense
by Propshaft
Sat Jan 21, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Throttle cable linkage hit carburettor
Replies: 4
Views: 868

Re: Throttle cable linkage hit carburettor

Thanks again Declan , I will ask my mate if he will turn me one up
by Propshaft
Thu Jan 19, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Throttle cable linkage hit carburettor
Replies: 4
Views: 868

Re: Throttle cable linkage hit carburettor

Thanks Declan just what I wanted noticed you have fixed the outer cable with a small screw
by Propshaft
Thu Jan 19, 2017 7:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Size of pictures
Replies: 22
Views: 2974

Re: Size of pictures

I am also having problems posting pictures on the new site ,it used to be so easy but will not now except them from my iPad , shame really because this may stop a lot of members posting