Up on the drive

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Up on the drive

Post by Tourist » Mon Feb 23, 2009 2:54 pm

I wouldn't say this is particularly interesting but here are some photos from yesterdays "take apart and investigate" session I had:

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There's not much room to move about ...

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Post by Philip Chidlow » Mon Feb 23, 2009 3:29 pm

Get the little problems sorted and I'd say you've got a looker there. Nice colour.

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Post by Tourist » Mon Feb 23, 2009 3:33 pm

Thanks, it is a brilliant colour :)

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Post by Tim Leech » Mon Feb 23, 2009 4:27 pm

Tourist wrote:Thanks, it is a brilliant colour :)
Imagine it looks even better when its not filthy :wink:

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Post by Philip Chidlow » Mon Feb 23, 2009 4:46 pm

Roverman wrote:
Tourist wrote:Thanks, it is a brilliant colour :)
Imagine it looks even better when its not filthy :wink:
Least of his worries, Tim. :roll:
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Post by Tim Leech » Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:07 pm

Philip Chidlow wrote:
Roverman wrote:
Tourist wrote:Thanks, it is a brilliant colour :)
Imagine it looks even better when its not filthy :wink:
Least of his worries, Tim. :roll:
It was a joke Phil :roll: , im going down on weds to give it the once over and fit some new spheres.

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Post by Philip Chidlow » Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:17 pm

Roverman wrote: It was a joke Phil :roll: , im going down on weds to give it the once over and fit some new spheres.
I know. So you are going to see the car then? Hope it goes well. 8)
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Post by Tim Leech » Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:18 pm

Philip Chidlow wrote:
Roverman wrote: It was a joke Phil :roll: , im going down on weds to give it the once over and fit some new spheres.
I know. So you are going to see the car then? Hope it goes well. 8)
Yep got a impromptu Day off so going to have a looky and see whats what.

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Post by Tourist » Mon Feb 23, 2009 6:04 pm

Roverman to the rescue :lol:

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Post by DavidRutherford » Mon Feb 23, 2009 6:53 pm

Roverman wrote:Imagine it looks even better when its not filthy :wink:
That's practically clean?!
this might be a signature

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Post by Tourist » Mon Feb 23, 2009 7:01 pm

Tim has a cleanliness obsession with his cars :lol:

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Post by Tim Leech » Mon Feb 23, 2009 7:52 pm

Tourist wrote:Tim has a cleanliness obsession with his cars :lol:
No I havent :oops: , you supply the water and I will bring the rest. :lol:

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Post by Tourist » Mon Feb 23, 2009 9:26 pm

BX looks good with a bit of dirt, shows it's been used and not sat in a garage, scrubbed and polished until there's no paint left on it :lol:

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Post by Kitch » Mon Feb 23, 2009 9:43 pm

Tourist wrote:BX looks good with a bit of dirt, shows it's been used and not sat in a garage, scrubbed and polished until there's no paint left on it :lol:
Damn straight:

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Post by Tourist » Mon Feb 23, 2009 10:11 pm

Liking the wheels Kitch 8)