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    Thanks for the confirmation David .... new side...

    Thanks for the confirmation David .... new side windows itíll have to be then!
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    Hi Phill, I suspect you’ll find that the...

    Hi Phill,

    I suspect you’ll find that the canopy wasn’t modified for the Mk2. My canopy has glass side windows and the guy who bonded them in had to apply pressure to make them curve. The curve...
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    Thanks Mike! :thumbup:

    Thanks Mike! :thumbup:
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    That sounds really promising letterman7. I've...

    That sounds really promising letterman7. I've had a look online but can't see any examples .... could you or anyone else with a Sterling possibly post some photos for us?

    Thanks in advance...
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    Ah, the problem of having the weight of the...

    Ah, the problem of having the weight of the engine at the rear. And weíve talked at length on the Forum about the need for a sunroof as a means of escape, but it wouldnít have helped here! However,...
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    Interesting that that was a problem with Mk1’s...

    Interesting that that was a problem with Mk1’s .... When Mike Abel bought mine (a Mk2) brand new in 1983 she was bright red, but by the time I bought her from him in 1986/7 the gel coat was ‘mucky...
  7. Hi Dirk, I thought the same initially, but...

    Hi Dirk,

    I thought the same initially, but Steve's only thinking about flocking the back of the seats, not the front. I'll be interested to hear how he gets on because I've already been thinking...
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    Haven't seen anything from the guys in Malaysia...

    Haven't seen anything from the guys in Malaysia at 'Carazee Artwork' for about a year, but here's a walkaround video from Oct 2020 of their Nova

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2qHGUdJWs8U
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    Well done Tobias! Hopefully you'll be able to...

    Well done Tobias! Hopefully you'll be able to get another Nova one day when circumstances improve. Could you possibly encourage the new owner to join the Forum (if they're not already a member).
    ...
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    Sounds like Dave landed on his feet when you...

    Sounds like Dave landed on his feet when you offered to help him to get his Nova on the road. Looking forward to the day when I can get to see the car up here in Scotland! :thumbup:
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    Really sorry to hear that Tobias. I was...

    Really sorry to hear that Tobias. I was wondering why you’d been so quiet after being so active on the Forum. Your Nova was a really good example ... I’d be tempted to ask more if I were you, or...
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    Hi Brett, Knowing how you like to make things...

    Hi Brett,
    Knowing how you like to make things from scratch, I sense a rewiring project on the horizon! :thumbup:
    Good luck,
    Alistair
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    Hi Roo, I guess that given how rare the Nova,...

    Hi Roo,

    I guess that given how rare the Nova, Avante and SS now are, there can't be that many owners about.

    Also, if you consider how many members of this Forum are reasonably active, I guess...
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    Dave, as soon as we can travel to meet folk again...

    Dave, as soon as we can travel to meet folk again youíll be made very welcome! Just whenever suits.
    Alistair
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    Hi all, Just a final reminder to PM me with...

    Hi all,

    Just a final reminder to PM me with any changes/updates/new information for the members database. I'll set a deadline of the end of January and then I'll issue a new version.

    If any...
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    Wishing everyone on the Forum a very Happy New...

    Wishing everyone on the Forum a very Happy New Year! Itís beginning to look like things could improve from the Spring. Maybe too late for meeting some of you at Stones ... but if they were to...
  17. Never mind your £300 electric bill Steve ... I...

    Never mind your £300 electric bill Steve ... I can see the huge gap on the ozone layer over London from way up here in Bonnie Scotland!

    Seriously, great work and envious of your progress. For...
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    Many thanks Lauren. I'm going to leave them off,...

    Many thanks Lauren. I'm going to leave them off, but I like Mike's suggestion of heat shields for the ball joint boots.

    My Citroen Berlingo van has gone through a few front ball joints over the...
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    Thatís really helpful Mike ... thanks! :thumbup:

    Thatís really helpful Mike ... thanks! :thumbup:
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    Thanks Mike, that makes sense ... so I take it...

    Thanks Mike, that makes sense ... so I take it you're minded to fit backing plates to your own Nova?
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    Cheers Phill, I also had a look at front disc...

    Cheers Phill, I also had a look at front disc conversion kits available on the market to see if they're included. Only about 50% of those I found actually come with backing plates, which some call...
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    If it’s good enough for the ‘Grumpy Old Mechanic’...

    If it’s good enough for the ‘Grumpy Old Mechanic’ it’s good enough for me :thumbup:
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    Excellent Alex ... many thanks! :thumbup:

    Excellent Alex ... many thanks! :thumbup:
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    Front Disc Brakes ... backing plate?

    Quick question ... I assembled my front end a while back without the backing plates for the brakes because I felt they looked 'clumsy'. Maybe daft, coz who's going to see them other than the MOT...
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    Loving the engineering Mike ... and it looks like...

    Loving the engineering Mike ... and it looks like you're loving the welding too! :thumbup:
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