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by Brett Wilkie
Mon Jun 17, 2024 12:42 pm
Forum: Readers Rides
Topic: Jim Norman's 107E Prefect
Replies: 47
Views: 89228

Re: Jim Norman's 107E Prefect

It sure does look wet and I bet your car didn't miss a beat? I remember back in the day when our fuel here in Canada was dispensed in Imperial gallons and it was inexpensive. 
by Brett Wilkie
Mon May 27, 2024 12:27 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: strut insert installation
Replies: 8
Views: 1455

Re: strut insert installation

Thanks Jan, I suspected that might be the case as the ends do look the same in my eyes.
by Brett Wilkie
Wed May 22, 2024 10:33 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: strut insert installation
Replies: 8
Views: 1455

Re: strut insert installation

Good question? I was reading that right out of the shop manual.
by Brett Wilkie
Tue May 21, 2024 11:33 am
Forum: Readers Rides
Topic: Thames proud moment
Replies: 5
Views: 1059

Re: Thames proud moment

That's nice to have that kind of acknowledgement.
by Brett Wilkie
Tue May 21, 2024 11:26 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: strut insert installation
Replies: 8
Views: 1455

Re: strut insert installation

"I do have one more question if anyone can answer... I understand the front coils have a top and bottom...how do you tell which way to insert it? I am sure I did not know this when it was assembled. Want to get this right this time!" If you clean the spring up well you will find one or two...
by Brett Wilkie
Sun Apr 21, 2024 12:06 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: CL-English Ford Anglia Cortina Mk1 1200cc Engine Formula Junior Jr. - $400 (CA)
Replies: 2
Views: 890

Re: CL-English Ford Anglia Cortina Mk1 1200cc Engine Formula Junior Jr. - $400 (CA)

I find it funny, the 1200 engine is usually pulled out and discarded in favor of a 1500 or crossflow.
by Brett Wilkie
Wed Apr 17, 2024 11:17 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: cars for sale on facebook
Replies: 3
Views: 752

Re: cars for sale on facebook

Must be Summer coming, brings out the vehicles.
by Brett Wilkie
Sat Apr 06, 2024 11:40 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: CL-1953 English Ford UTE - $3,500 (CO)
Replies: 10
Views: 1907

Re: CL-1953 English Ford UTE - $3,500 (CO)

That is a nice one, you should have kept it.
by Brett Wilkie
Thu Apr 04, 2024 6:35 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: CL-1953 English Ford UTE - $3,500 (CO)
Replies: 10
Views: 1907

Re: CL-1953 English Ford UTE - $3,500 (CO)

Yes, most likely an Australian vehicle and it is kind of neat but it just might cost more than it's worth to get it back on it's feet? The trouble these days is that many people think their cars are worth way more than reality, you could get her up and running again but be prepared to just keep it a...
by Brett Wilkie
Sat Mar 16, 2024 7:19 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: CL-Ford Cortina - $27,500 (Canada)
Replies: 5
Views: 1357

Re: CL-Ford Cortina - $27,500 (Canada)

zephyrgary wrote: Sat Mar 16, 2024 3:16 pm Very frequent flier. Been on here before.
Gary in AZ
And it seems that every time the price just gets higher, the seller hasn't a clue how the market works??
by Brett Wilkie
Wed Feb 21, 2024 12:08 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Twin Weber DCOE Crossflow Manifold Wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 1067

Re: Twin Weber DCOE Crossflow Manifold Wanted

Thanks, I have not heard back from the fellow that was asking about the manifold so I don't know if he got one in the meantime but there is no harm in letting him know what you have.
by Brett Wilkie
Sat Feb 10, 2024 11:29 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's going on.....
Replies: 12
Views: 2439

Re: What's going on.....

Interesting, guess we will have to be a step ahead of that sort of thing?
by Brett Wilkie
Thu Feb 08, 2024 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's going on.....
Replies: 12
Views: 2439

Re: What's going on.....

Thanks for the cleanup, I still have to ask, what gain is in it for the spammers? Nobody bites n that sort of stuff.
by Brett Wilkie
Tue Feb 06, 2024 8:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's going on.....
Replies: 12
Views: 2439

Re: What's going on.....

Thanks Michael for responding so quickly, I think that perhaps one of the key things is to not let them in but I have no idea how the new member filter system works? On a different note, I have to ask myself what these brain challenged mouth breathers think they will gain by spewing shite on a forum...