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by cococola
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Correct colour for engine ancillaries?
Replies: 10
Views: 153

Re: Correct colour for engine ancillaries?

That's really interesting and something that I never knew.
by cococola
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Correct colour for engine ancillaries?
Replies: 10
Views: 153

Re: Correct colour for engine ancillaries?

That's really interesting and something that I never knew.
by cococola
Sun Jun 23, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Correct colour for engine ancillaries?
Replies: 10
Views: 153

Re: Correct colour for engine ancillaries?

My 1969 Traveller engine is green with black ancillaries.
by cococola
Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: National rally 2019
Replies: 24
Views: 611

Re: National rally 2019

and more
by cococola
Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: National rally 2019
Replies: 24
Views: 611

Re: National rally 2019

I went to the National Rally today and really enjoyed the location and set up, some super Moggies there and I bought some bargains from the autojumbles too. Well done to the organisers, volunteers and anybody else who made the Rally a super day out thank you. :D I did pop over to the caravans to say...
by cococola
Sat Jun 22, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: National rally 2019
Replies: 24
Views: 611

Re: National rally 2019

That's great Steve It gives me an idea many thanks
by cococola
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: National rally 2019
Replies: 24
Views: 611

Re: National rally 2019

I wonder if there is an opening time on Saturday as I cant find it please. :-?
by cococola
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Dash/Instrument light switch
Replies: 4
Views: 142

Re: Dash/Instrument light switch

Alternately you can bypass the switch if you wish.
by cococola
Fri May 31, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Interior sun visors
Replies: 11
Views: 415

Re: Interior sun visors

It maybe worth trying upholstery vynal paint as this covers alot better than normal paint.
by cococola
Thu May 30, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: faded indicator lens
Replies: 8
Views: 305

Re: faded indicator lens

Sometimes you can improve on the light output from your existing set up by cleaning the plastic lenses. I've used a stiff brush / old tooth brush and CIF ( or any household cleaner , there other brands available !) or toothpaste I've heard of people using as a mild abrasive. Worth a go , even if yo...
by cococola
Wed May 29, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: black streaks on white paintwork
Replies: 16
Views: 379

Re: black streaks on white paintwork

Wow what a stunning van and I love the old english white wheels and grille.
I want a van as my next vehicle but my wife is telling me I cant have a 3rd Moggie. :-?
by cococola
Wed May 29, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Fuel cap hinge
Replies: 5
Views: 165

Re: Fuel cap hinge

Hi Pete, just a thought if you have no joy with the hinge how about a thin chain link that Ive seen on other classics.
by cococola
Wed May 29, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: black streaks on white paintwork
Replies: 16
Views: 379

Re: black streaks on white paintwork

Cor. if that's how they come up after a rub down with G3, I'm off to buy some today. you could have a shave in the reflection. by the way. what have you used for the wheels? they look great too. Haha thank you, be careful with the G3 if you go down this route as it can be quite abrasive but used on...
by cococola
Tue May 28, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: black streaks on white paintwork
Replies: 16
Views: 379

Re: black streaks on white paintwork

My waxing efforts from last week including streak removal. :D
by cococola
Tue May 28, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: black streaks on white paintwork
Replies: 16
Views: 379

Re: black streaks on white paintwork

My white traveller had the black streaks and I used G3 which is similar to T Cut to remove the streaks. Then a good wax coating will make it easier to wash off future marks easier.
by cococola
Sun May 26, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: faded indicator lens
Replies: 8
Views: 305

faded indicator lens

Just wonder if there is a way of refreshing the front indicator lenses on my Morris Minor as they are faded due to age.
by cococola
Sun May 26, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Vanessa '68 2dr saloon
Replies: 39
Views: 4605

Re: Vanessa '68 2dr saloon

Loving your work Gavin I had to do a lot of welding on my Traveller when I replaced the wood and learnt so much, keep up the good work. :)
by cococola
Thu May 23, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Keeping a Minor Outdoors
Replies: 27
Views: 650

Re: Keeping a Minor Outdoors

Wow I didn't realise how reasonable these portable garages are, some of these would pay for themselves for less than the yearly garage rental.
by cococola
Wed May 22, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Keeping a Minor Outdoors
Replies: 27
Views: 650

Re: Keeping a Minor Outdoors

I think for nearly a thousand pounds a year, I would buy a decent car cover also consideration to having the car on you driveway rather than a mile away alows you to play whenever you fancy. :D
by cococola
Wed May 22, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Rear shelf
Replies: 17
Views: 749

Re: Rear shelf

My 1970 convertible has a board that is padded and covered in vinyl.
I do like Declans rear shelf covering with the raised cushioned piece....giving me ideas :D