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    Barry Holden

    restoring mk1

    Thread Starter: Barry Holden

    Hi all. Bought my nova about 1 year ago ,had to strip it down to bare chassis (1 floor missing other full of holes) put new floor pans in , copper...

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    Brett

    Battery Cable Amperage Chart

    Thread Starter: Brett

    The battery in my car is located in the front which means I need to run a cable from the front from the battery to the rear to the starter. More is...

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    Mikemrb

    restoring mk1

    The guidance for MOT testers changed last month regarding LED and HID bulbs but only for headlamps

    Mikemrb Today, 12:00 AM Go to last post
    Spacenut

    restoring mk1

    Hi Barry - your build is looking good, but if you are going to submit the car for an MoT I would suggest you take advice regarding the headlights first.

    Spacenut Yesterday, 10:35 PM Go to last post
    Spacenut

    Powder coating

    Presumably you still need an oven to bake the powder on, I guess that is where the expense comes in, unless the parts are small enough to fit in a domestic

    Spacenut Yesterday, 08:14 PM Go to last post
    Barry Holden

    restoring mk1

    Hi it's a 1960 chassis with 1972 1300 twinport and was first registered in 1992 so not sure about exemptions as yet

    Barry Holden Yesterday, 07:52 PM Go to last post
    Mikemrb

    Battery Cable Amperage Chart

    A starter should draw around 70 to 160 not under load and up to around 260 cranking an engine

    Mikemrb Yesterday, 03:52 PM Go to last post