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    Hi David maye you could use something like these...

    Hi David maye you could use something like these
    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F383819721524
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    Another thing thatís worth relaying are...

    Another thing thatís worth relaying are headlights if you use a good thickness of feed wire to the relay ,a quick test is to use something like a starter jump lead straight off the battery positive...
  3. The blue car grill looks very much like the front...

    The blue car grill looks very much like the front grill off a late 70s /80s hatchback[/QUOTE]

    Mk1 golf front grill
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    https://i.vgy.me/MHDbkD.jpg

    https://i.vgy.me/WoFSPe.jpg


    https://i.vgy.me/VRZgoB.jpg[/QUOTE]

    The blue car grill looks very much like the front grill off a late 70s /80s hatchback
  5. That's a neat rear panel I remember seeing one...

    That's a neat rear panel I remember seeing one before and saving the photo
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    Thatís a coincidence my wife was just talking...

    Thatís a coincidence my wife was just talking about vitamin D this morning, good old sunlight is the major source
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    Thanks Alistair luckily my daughter like the...

    Thanks Alistair luckily my daughter like the majority of the young the symptoms are very mild .Seeing the car with the floor pans removed the Flintstones immediately came to mind
    Mike
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    Scary times at the moment youngest daughter has...

    Scary times at the moment youngest daughter has tested positive for covid so Iím just having to self-isolate in the only safe place the I know the garage:crossfinger: ,only thing is Iím almost out of...
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    Hi Lauren the lip is level but the pan gets...

    Hi Lauren the lip is level but the pan gets deeper as it goes to the rear if that's what you mean
    Mike
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    Hi Alistair The car is a Mk1 so they wrap...

    Hi Alistair The car is a Mk1 so they wrap under and bolt through the outer pans to the tub they should stretch but if not Iíll alter them to fit. You say youíre considering extending the sills...
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    Hi Jim it also gives a bit more protection to...

    Hi Jim
    it also gives a bit more protection to the water pipes running under the centre spine I hope although the original poly pipes have survived for over 30 years without damage

    Mike
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    Yes the original pans were getting a bit thin and...

    Yes the original pans were getting a bit thin and would of meant patches all over not ideal and its never had a lowered floor
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    Got these today from a VW specialist old stock...

    Got these today from a VW specialist old stock with few rust spots just over half price, I couldn't resist 4390
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    I'm fitting the floor pans under the box section...

    I'm fitting the floor pans under the box section so it will drop the whole floor and making a fill section along the centre spine 43854386438743884389
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    There's always something needs welding round the...

    There's always something needs welding round the house garden tools, cars I even welded the RSJ's on the house extension, good luck with the sills
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    Tig welding is improving, making foor pan support...

    Tig welding is improving, making foor pan support frame today
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    Has anyone tried these...

    Has anyone tried these https://youtu.be/unxEdyW8RP8
  18. Not sure how powerful the electric motors are on...

    Not sure how powerful the electric motors are on European hoods with reference how fast they would lift the roof some also have a lot of ports which you would have to sort out, might be worth looking...
  19. Unusual for such a large company to bother to...

    Unusual for such a large company to bother to give out such detailed info, nice link David
  20. Thread: Sunroof

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    Sunroof

    Does anyone have or know where I can get a solid glass fibre nova sunroof and surround or the mold
  21. Thread: Servo brakes

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    Are they Wilwood vented discs you're using Peter...

    Are they Wilwood vented discs you're using Peter are they larger in dia? I'm ok with the rear as the rear calipers and disc from the alfa fit on the front hubs which are now on the back
    Mike
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    My dad always used to take me to see the thunder...

    My dad always used to take me to see the thunder saloons at Brands I will always remember Gerry Marshall with Big and Baby Bertha I think their main competition was silhouette DFV engine vw type 3...
  23. Thread: Gearbox types

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    If you're going to be producing a lot of power...

    If you're going to be producing a lot of power fit a pair of heavy duty side plates as the crown wheel will push away from the pinion, I've used a pair on my old set up with an alfa 2 lt twin cam...
  24. Thread: Servo brakes

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    Hi Phil I think youíre probably correct in your...

    Hi Phil I think youíre probably correct in your thinking on lockups ,Iíve got to improve the brakes somewhat as the standard disc drum setup I was running when used hard would fade and totally lose...
  25. Thread: Servo brakes

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    Thanks guys for your input Iíve looked at the web...

    Thanks guys for your input Iíve looked at the web pages of the double ended servo,it's a nice small unit, the fitment is not the problem I was after some possible feedback from someone who has fitted...
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