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    There is also some info in the elam build manual...

    There is also some info in the elam build manual (suppliment at the end) and the modification manual on moving gear lever and shortening the handbrake lever etc here...
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    If the pistons are stuck that much it may not be...

    If the pistons are stuck that much it may not be viable to replace them; could there be surface corrosion in the calipers?
    I had a similar problem trying to remove the pistons and ended up buying...
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    Some very usefull options here, thanks! `¬) I'm...

    Some very usefull options here, thanks! `¬)
    I'm sure there was another thread that had links to another 'truck' type supply as well - if I get the chance I'll see when I get home if I can find it; I...
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    I think if memory serves, I had a motor and...

    I think if memory serves, I had a motor and pantograph wiper from a JCB; there was a thread on here somewhere where some sources were discussed if anyone remebers where? `¬)
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    ...same here `¬( Asks me to sign in first as...

    ...same here `¬(
    Asks me to sign in first as well...
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    That's a shame; they did that to my old merc 123...

    That's a shame; they did that to my old merc 123 280te estate when some idiot drove into the back of it - although the car was still drivable. Having it written off devalues it, but you should still...
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    I have not had the chance to work on my car for...

    I have not had the chance to work on my car for the last couple of years (long story), body off full refurb, almost ready to re-fit the bodywork. I may have been tempted to sell except for the fact...
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    `¬) That catch looks just the job, using a...

    `¬)

    That catch looks just the job, using a 'proper' catch is the secret I think, as then you get the secondary catch if its unlatched :drive::thumbup:
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    It looks a very neat solution for the bonnet, but...

    It looks a very neat solution for the bonnet, but even if the bonnet has to move forward after this point, I think at 70mph if the wind got underneath, it is still likely to force it up as the air...
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    Some nice cars! `¬) I like the idea of a monthly...

    Some nice cars! `¬) I like the idea of a monthly breakfast club!
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    now that looks neat! `¬)

    now that looks neat! `¬)
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    Great job, and thanks for the additional info;...

    Great job, and thanks for the additional info; that will be very useful when I get to sorting my new hinges! `¬)
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    Nice to know you are getting this sorted! Did...

    Nice to know you are getting this sorted!

    Did you have any issues with the non-symetry left to right on the car, (you mentioned before), and if so did you need to adjust anything with the hinges,...
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    Yes, there now! `¬) I thought the reg document...

    Yes, there now! `¬)

    I thought the reg document was related to the chassis No. etc? How do you update the chassis number if looking at a rebuild?
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    ebay reports it as 'missing page'?:ermm:

    ebay reports it as 'missing page'?:ermm:
  16. looks like a good project, body work looks very...

    looks like a good project, body work looks very sound.
  17. I think you can get the waxoyl with a spray...

    I think you can get the waxoyl with a spray attachment; that's what I did mine with all along the tunnel.

    I also drilled a small hole at the top of the front towers and sprayed into there until it...
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    wOw! Two Nova projects... look forward to seeing...

    wOw! Two Nova projects... look forward to seeing pics and good luck with the builds `¬)
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    the black bonnet looks right with the orange, a...

    the black bonnet looks right with the orange, a gold stripe may make it look too fussy?
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    sweet! `¬)

    sweet! `¬)
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    I've heard you mention your Baccaruda before, is...

    I've heard you mention your Baccaruda before, is there a story behind it being called Baccaruda and not Barracuda? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tvIVvwXieo
  22. each to their own... shiney on top but not...

    each to their own...

    shiney on top but not pretty under the skin... seems a bit 'boxey' now though
    but like I said, each to their own!
    not much more I can say without seeming rude! :zipped:
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    What were the issues, and particularly the...

    What were the issues, and particularly the problem with the hinges being identical; this will be usefull to know when remaking my hinges at some point... `¬)
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    go for it Stuart, that sounds a bargain, and...

    go for it Stuart, that sounds a bargain, and bodywork looks in good condition... (from the single pic)

    I don't do Facebook otherwise I would be having a good look as it may do for replacing my...
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    That's what I meant; if the actuator (power)...

    That's what I meant; if the actuator (power) fails and you do the 'manual release' does it rely on the driver then lightly pushing up to open the canopy; this would be better than having the issue of...
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