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    21-11-2017, 10:14 PM
    Phill, I take it you're no longer using your temporary green fuel tank .... which would probably give off fumes. If you've got your carb...
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    21-11-2017, 08:56 PM
    That's good news Phill. Has the smell of fuel after running also disappeared? Alistair
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    19-11-2017, 11:22 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Giles's Nova in Your Cars
    Have to agree with Mark here! I've heard of Giles on this Forum but never looked at his thread. Mark's post prompted me to have a look at it and...
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    19-11-2017, 11:17 PM
    Hi Phill, backfires suggest overly rich mixture, so it's worth looking at your plugs for sooty deposits. High idle speed would normally be vacuum...
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    14-11-2017, 07:51 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Tobias's Nova in Your Cars
    Hi Tobias, been thinking about your request for help with turboing a type 1 and it prompted me to have another look through your thread. I remember...
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    09-11-2017, 06:26 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Bargain in Ebay Finds
    Currently sitting at £932 with just over 4 days to go. I tried to convince my wife that I should enter the race, but met fierce resistance. I know...
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    07-11-2017, 08:35 AM
    2.0L Porsche engined Nova for 10K euros ..... http://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C919112
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    04-11-2017, 10:35 AM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Dashboard Blues... in Your Cars
    Hi Alex, My Mk1 bonnet is in really good condition, but I like the idea of using it as a base to add nostrils. Also, given the stage of my body off...
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    03-11-2017, 11:40 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Dashboard Blues... in Your Cars
    Thanks Lauren, I've already been in touch with Alex and he tentatively offered to make me one, but said that it could be a while before he'd manage...
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    02-11-2017, 09:58 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Dashboard Blues... in Your Cars
    No worries Lauren. I'm a long way off from replacing my Mk2 bonnet, but just take the opportunity to ask folk whenever I think they might have a...
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    01-11-2017, 11:03 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Dashboard Blues... in Your Cars
    Looks fantastic Lauren. I think you've hit the perfect balance of modern digital instrumentation, whilst still reflecting the '70's look of the car....
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    01-11-2017, 10:54 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Marks Silver machine in Your Cars
    Excellent video Mark! We see lots of 'still' photos of Novas being restored (eg mine in bits) and others posing at shows (eg Stones) but this year...
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    01-11-2017, 10:30 PM
    Brilliant! ... My wife often accuses me of 'Pondering the Quest' when trying to find solutions to problems, (ie she wants it sorted now!) but I...
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    01-11-2017, 09:16 PM
    Castle Coombe group shot on front cover? Excellent idea Dan! :thumbup: Alistair
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    30-10-2017, 09:27 PM
    Excellent Dan ... many thanks :)
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    30-10-2017, 08:14 PM
    Hi Dan, remember I sent you a photo for the calendar with my roof up? You've got me down as 'no photo'. Would you like me to resend it? Cheers,...
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    27-10-2017, 07:39 PM
    Thanks Phill, I'll go ahead and lower them. BTW, I took your advice on another issue and bought myself a shiny new fuel tank this week! :)
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    27-10-2017, 06:23 PM
    You're making great progress Phill. I'm interested to know how you felt with the roof down and screen in place regarding headroom. I recall you...
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Bought my Nova in 1987, rebuilt it and took it to Stoneleigh and Newark, then for various reasons took it off the road in 1991. Currently contemplating another rebuild to get her back on the road .... :)
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