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  • DavidW's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:54 PM
    DavidW replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Thank you for the interest in my nova. Definitely going to try and get it back road worthy this year, I’m sure there will be problems on the way but...
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  • BlueNova's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:40 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Great find Mike! It means there's no need for Barry to cut a hole in the fibreblass to get access and it also solves the issue of the angle of...
    75 replies | 4619 view(s)
  • Mikemrb's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:33 PM
    Mikemrb replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Hi Barry this might solve your problem, it looks like a bolt on part, Mike
    75 replies | 4619 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:03 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Thanks Lauren, You've reminded me why I didn't put the old steering stop on when I was working on the front suspension ... I realised I needed to...
    75 replies | 4619 view(s)
  • Spacenut's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:58 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Hi David - welcome to the forum. It looks like a very well engineered set-up you have there, although I hope you weren't planning on wearing that...
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  • Spacenut's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:46 PM
    Spacenut replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    I don't think my Nova had steering stops either, although it has been nearly 31 years now so my memory is a bit hazy. What I do recall is that...
    75 replies | 4619 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:48 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Hi Barry, Looking at the photo of your chassis earler in your thread it's clear you don't have a steering stop fitted. I assume when you're on...
    75 replies | 4619 view(s)
  • steve's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:43 PM
    steve replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Sorry to hear about the MOT; Assuming you have the VW steering box, the steering stops are on the front beam, the Pitman arm on the 'box should hit...
    75 replies | 4619 view(s)
  • Gaisa's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:40 PM
    Gaisa replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    :facepalm: :rofl::facepalm: :rofl::facepalm: :rofl:
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  • Barry Holden's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:39 PM
    Barry Holden replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    When I Dropped nova off for mot the tester said that he could not get in it as he was about 20 stone when I booked it in I did mention that he ...
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  • Barry Holden's Avatar
    Yesterday, 06:35 PM
    Barry Holden replied to a thread restoring mk1 in Your Cars
    Hi all well failed m o t on lots of little things but one that has me puzzled steering stops missing??
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  • steve's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:06 AM
    steve replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Looks to be a well-spec'd car - very nice
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 11:36 PM
    islandman replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Looks like an extensive rebuild on the chassis, and another RED 9 front IRS on a Nova. So that is 4 of us with that setup, but only Jim's is...
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 10:42 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Nice update David ... Red9, IRS, discs all round, etc. :thumbup: Looking forward to following the rest of your build!
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
  • DavidW's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 10:24 PM
    DavidW replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
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  • DavidW's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 10:22 PM
    DavidW replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Hello a few more pictures of my nova. The progress seems slow but I have spent a lot of time on it. The next thing is the wiring loom. The last...
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
  • Phill's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 08:36 PM
    Phill replied to a thread ADD Nova WRY 1 in Photos
    Yes great idea. I have recently removed the rear widow from my car to improve the airflow and it stops the screen from misting up.
    1 replies | 55 view(s)
  • Phill's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 08:32 PM
    Well done Martha & James, Sarah would have been very proud of you both
    2 replies | 61 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 06:47 PM
    You're both absolutely mad James & Martha! :facepalm: There must be an more comfortable way to raise funds for the Hospice? However, given the big...
    2 replies | 61 view(s)
  • Spacenut's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 06:39 PM
    Spacenut started a thread ADD Nova WRY 1 in Photos
    Some of you may have noticed a post from WRY ONE over the weekend, and it was noted that this car, currently registered WRY 1 has been around for...
    1 replies | 55 view(s)
  • jim73vw's Avatar
    07-03-2021, 09:18 AM
    Hi all, Some of you will have seen our efforts via Facebook, but thought I would share with you all. Last year in lockdown Martha and I were...
    2 replies | 61 view(s)
  • steve's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 07:07 PM
    steve replied to a thread I'm still alive in Talk Nova/Sterling
    A gazillion years ago (~1982) at a show called VW Action, I saw a superbly built blue Nova, with an Autocavan 2.2 engine, Reg No. WRY1, I wondered...
    14 replies | 513 view(s)
  • Spacenut's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 06:38 PM
    Wait 'til you hear its provenance! Good to see you again Ed, I hope you are keeping well?
    14 replies | 513 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 04:46 PM
    Hi WryOne, Not seen you before on the Forum. .... Welcome! :thumbup: It would be good to hear about (and see photos of) your Nova. 23 years is...
    14 replies | 513 view(s)
  • WryOne's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 03:38 PM
    WryOne replied to a thread I'm still alive in Talk Nova/Sterling
    First and only Wife 23 years and counting, first and only Nova 41 years and counting! Hello!
    14 replies | 513 view(s)
  • steve's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 12:58 PM
    steve replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Welcome to the forum :thumbup:
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
  • Phill's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 12:13 PM
    Phill replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Hi David - welcome to the forum. Why not start a thread about your car's story? We all like to read about other projects on the go.
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
  • Mikemrb's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 08:34 AM
    Mikemrb replied to a thread The rebuild begins in Your Cars
    You've just got to keep at it, otherwise the longer you leave it the harder it is to start again
    164 replies | 17379 view(s)
  • Dirk's Avatar
    06-03-2021, 12:05 AM
    Dirk replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Hi David, welcome to the forum, I think we have all fallen in that trap of Ill have it done in a year. Everything takes so much longer than...
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    05-03-2021, 11:51 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread My Project in Your Cars
    Welcome to the Forum David :thumbup: Please tell us more about your project and show us some more photos .... you'll see from other posts on the...
    11 replies | 207 view(s)
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