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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Mon Nov 09, 2009 9:01 pm

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seems to be somthing wrong with the suspension LOL



Nice work fella.

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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 10, 2009 8:41 pm

Mr Scoops wrote:
nomates wrote:
seems to be somthing wrong with the suspension LOL



Nice work fella.

was so waitin for the "the suspensions too high" comments........after xmas when i have some spoms free........till then its oxygen equipment & a ladder.......i swear i heard someone yodel on the roof yesterday! lol!
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 10, 2009 8:44 pm

been workin back thru the wiring today......still have to rig up some lecky washers & sort a dodgy earth in one rear lamp but other than that its comin alkong great......now starts 1st time everytime

i work better under pressure......have booked it for a ticket......a week on thursday!!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 10, 2009 10:19 pm

good luck for thursday should go straight through my bug did in the state it was in lol
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 10, 2009 10:31 pm

well done Cliff, looking good buddy.
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 10, 2009 10:35 pm

Fair play Impy Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 12:47 am

for sale ...friday ? ......LOL
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:22 pm

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for sale ...friday ? ......LOL

nooooo........saturday...gotta wait for the v5 to come back! lol!
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:26 pm

started on the body tidy up today......front panel is sound but just handpainted a nasty matt white:

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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:28 pm

then removed the grill, masked up the lights n white area, flatted it with me sander & did this:

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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:31 pm

then cleaned up & repainted the bumper & round the screen.....its only a winter rattle can makeover but it looks better than handpainted hippy purple!:

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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:33 pm

then got the good lady involved, wire brushed the tatty but solid floor:

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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:35 pm

and then clare painted it using radiator enamel to look like this:


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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:40 pm

looking good mate
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:44 pm

am lovin being aircooled again matey......drove the van round the carpark again this mornin!......cant wait to get it on the road
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:49 pm

thats my plan i think, back to aircooled but has to be a bay, my water pump t3 is pissing me off lmao
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 11, 2009 10:51 pm

Looking much better Impsterooney.

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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 17, 2009 8:52 pm

well.....i made a list (checkin it twice lol)of mot stuff left to do this mornin:

rig up the lecky windscreen washers
make & fit battery clamp
fill n flat a dent in rear lower quarter (popped out well n just needed a skim of puddin)
make the horn work
check n grease beam
clean up the brake pipes n coat
check & top up the g/box oil
re-check all wiring in the dash n reconnect the speedo cable
fit new rear number plate

well......after 4 hrs of solid graft.......tis all done.....in for the ticket Thursday......everything crossed

more pics tommorow btw
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:51 pm

good luck bud
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 18, 2009 5:39 pm

Nice one dude good luck for the MOT...
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 18, 2009 5:49 pm

dubberatlast wrote:
thats my plan i think, back to aircooled but has to be a bay, my water pump t3 is pissing me off lmao

I may have just the bay for you!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Wed Nov 18, 2009 6:07 pm

Gungemyster wrote:

I may have just the bay for you!!!

you need to pay me to take it away
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Thu Nov 19, 2009 7:54 pm

back from the ticket.....a fail but an easy fix so happy chappy
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Thu Nov 19, 2009 7:55 pm

Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Tabitha the 73 tintop bay   Tue Nov 24, 2009 3:14 pm

4 wks & 3 days after being dragged out of a farmyard......tabitha the bay is mot'd!!!!!
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