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DBS Old Timer
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptyMon Apr 20, 2009 6:46 pm

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However i have a small shopping list to finish it!!

ball joint spliter
track rods
8" windscreen wipers
wiper arm and bolt
washer jet
headlight switch
4 ball joints

and part 26
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Any help in locating any of these would be of much help!!


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SimonABT
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Male Number of posts : 1343
Age : 38
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : Something with a V6 under the hood!
Registration date : 2006-10-08

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptyMon Apr 20, 2009 6:54 pm

Looking goooooood! Needs lowering though Smile
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DBS Old Timer
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptyMon Apr 20, 2009 7:01 pm

hoping to do that this weekend when changing the ball joint and put the drop spindles on.

Does any one who the smart car tyre size is?
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Mr Scoops
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Mr Scoops

Male Number of posts : 38009
Age : 46
Location : Weston super Dooper
My Ride(s) : 1991 Vanagon GL Westfalia 2.1: 2011 A3 S-Line
Registration date : 2006-08-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptyMon Apr 20, 2009 7:37 pm

Aren't they 185/50 15??

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thecrewkid
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thecrewkid

Male Number of posts : 8406
Age : 40
Location : Bridgwater
My Ride(s) : '04 LWB T5.. Restored escort RS turbo estate.
Registration date : 2006-08-30

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 8:46 am

AWESOME fucking AWESOME.. afro afro afro afro afro


145/65/15...
165/50/15.. also available in 45's..
175/50/15.. also available in 45's..
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soapbox
DBS Old Timer
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 10:51 am

Will be finished today (ish)

However the track rods a screwed so need a new set and some seat belt bolts 7/16 unf i think?

Photos later
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nomates
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Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 12:43 pm

NO............photo's now Cool ....................(CARL)
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dubberatlast
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Male Number of posts : 15756
Age : 41
Registration date : 2006-09-01

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 4:09 pm

come on my lovely .........................did it work is there pics yet
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DBS Old Timer
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 6:18 pm

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To get through MOT:


• Paint inside of car
• Fit ‘Fuel gauge’
• Get loom working
• fit seat belts (need some bolts)
• Buy and fit new front tyres
• Bleed brakes and adjust hand brake
• Buy and fit new track rods
• Make and fit headliner

After works

• Wooden beading for
• Make new gear stick and fit gear knob
• Fit stereo system
• Buy and Fit new shocks
• Fit front ‘ballast’ fuel tank

So getting there
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Big_Al
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Male Number of posts : 3614
Age : 47
Location : Under The Thumb.
My Ride(s) : 1970 looker, 2009 T5 'The Night Fury!', 2006 Challenger 3 tank (wife's)!
Registration date : 2008-02-05

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 6:49 pm

Do you still need these ffffffin' one piece windows!!! Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 7:11 pm

lol looks cool dosnt it need a windscreen ??? lol
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griff
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Male Number of posts : 5280
Age : 109
Location : weston super mare
My Ride(s) : the fourking T25 van
Registration date : 2007-04-01

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 7:48 pm

you'll need to sort the bonnet catch, nomates will need his belt back for his work trousers Rolling Eyes
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nomates
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Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 7:56 pm

I will too ......what was the chance of your bonnet being a size 28 ?.......flukey or what



Dude what are the rear lights off ,and the numberlpate light?
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 9:17 pm

We have made Polycarb one piece windows....keep the weight down.

No idea that the rear lights are from but steve made the number plate light from some african teak.

We have gone for the leather stapes as they are what was used to keep the engine lids down on the hot rods of the early days!

For an MOT a windscreen is not need, so then no windscreen wipers are need or washer jets. the reason we haven put the front window in is because it has to be glass, which we haven't got! A polycarb one will go in after.
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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 9:20 pm

soapbox wrote:


For an MOT a windscreen is not need, so then no windscreen wipers are need or washer jets. the reason we haven put the front window in is because it has to be glass, which we haven't got! A polycarb one will go in after.

This is very true and i didnt think of that lol tis gonna rock Wink
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Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 9:35 pm

does this mean you can't drive it in rain then ?
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DBS Old Timer
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptySun Apr 26, 2009 9:51 pm

with regards to the lack of arches...yes.

But we asr planing to make some at a later date
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptyTue May 19, 2009 10:04 pm

finished
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Mr Scoops
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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptyWed May 20, 2009 8:21 pm

PICS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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SimonABT
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PostSubject: Re: 'The Masochist'   'The Masochist' - Page 7 EmptyFri Apr 16, 2010 9:55 am

Dude, this weekend we so need to get some decent pics of this.
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