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by v8 wanted
Fri Jul 24, 2020 12:03 am
Forum: Events
Topic: STONELEIGH 2020- Cancelled !
Replies: 0
Views: 654

STONELEIGH 2020- Cancelled !

Just incase anyone's not heard, the Stoneleigh show, redated fto the August Bank Holiday weekend
has just been cancelled by the organisers this week. Sad , but kind of inevitable I guess. Lets hope we can all
make it in 2021 Instead, Link Below,

https://www.nationalkitcarshow.co.uk/
by v8 wanted
Wed Jul 15, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Door Catches / Locks
Replies: 3
Views: 1302

Re: Door Catches / Locks

I had a feeling they were either classic mini or metro - only ones on Ebay are dead scabby looking and £10 each plus postage
or new old stock available from Rimmer Bros @ £90 each ! - no longer dirt cheap
by v8 wanted
Tue Jul 14, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Door Catches / Locks
Replies: 3
Views: 1302

Door Catches / Locks

does anybody know what the lock / door catch mechnaism originally came off ? about to set off on my 1st drive of 2020 today and found that the drivers door lock had failed - wouldn't close and no movement at all when interior handle pulled went over to the passenger door - opened it to look at it & ...
by v8 wanted
Sun Aug 12, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Part Built Stylus on Ebay
Replies: 2
Views: 4342

Re: Part Built Stylus on Ebay

sold for £2500. FFS- rolling chassis with body/engine/gearbox - feels like our cars are becoming worthless
by v8 wanted
Sun Aug 05, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Part Built Stylus on Ebay
Replies: 2
Views: 4342

Part Built Stylus on Ebay

by v8 wanted
Sun Dec 31, 2017 6:02 pm
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Light covers
Replies: 8
Views: 6221

Re: Light covers

[quote="Shooter63"]Yearly bump


good luck with that- I'm still waiting for an availability date from my request in May 2016
by v8 wanted
Fri Apr 14, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Stoneleigh 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 4786

Stoneleigh 2017

Will there be any manufacturer presence @ the show this year Matt ?

any members plan on going in their cars this year ?
by v8 wanted
Wed Dec 07, 2016 1:41 am
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Light covers
Replies: 12
Views: 8562

Re: Light covers

i'd be interested in a set Mat ( and possibly a spare depenfding on price)
by v8 wanted
Wed Apr 23, 2014 10:07 pm
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: BMW Mini headlights
Replies: 4
Views: 4842

BMW Mini headlights

Has anyone fitted the above to their Stylus ? Every time i see a parked Mini I look at that big chrome oval and think they would look right on a Stylus. My Porsche / beetle units are looking shabby, the internal seal are perished and hanging down, the empty sidelight socket has been eating away at m...
by v8 wanted
Wed Oct 09, 2013 12:01 am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Caterham Wheels & Yokohama Tyres
Replies: 0
Views: 3691

Caterham Wheels & Yokohama Tyres

Set of four Caterham / K & N 16" wheels & tyres as fitted to the 21 and the HPC Complete with four, as new Yokohama Parada Spec2 205 x 40 R16 Tyres ( all with 8mm tread ) Tyres alone are currently £92.99 each ( Ears Motorsport Price) Complete with 4 x " super7" centres Wheels size is 7J x 16 - Offse...
by v8 wanted
Thu Sep 26, 2013 1:32 am
Forum: Engines, gearboxes, differentials, brakes, etc...
Topic: Blacktop Zetec - Jenvey throttle bodies
Replies: 5
Views: 5490

Blacktop Zetec - Jenvey throttle bodies

any body running the above combination ? I am considering upgrading my GSX Throttle bodies to Jenveys and am not sure whether to go for the long or short option. The jenvey leaflet lists the long bodies as requiring a total length of 218 mm from the head to the end of the body - my current gsx's are...
by v8 wanted
Sat May 19, 2012 12:09 am
Forum: General Stylus related
Topic: Stylus Register
Replies: 20
Views: 17420

Re: Stylus Register

quick update on mine, chassis number is SSC030112 ( 2003 kit, 2008 registered) originally built by
spidermike( mike metcalfe) with a crossflow, quickly replaced with a 2.0 Zetec running megasquirt &
GSX t/bodies
by v8 wanted
Fri Dec 02, 2011 1:17 am
Forum: Chassis, suspension, steering and tyres
Topic: Wheel & Tyre Sizes
Replies: 26
Views: 18225

Re: Wheel & Tyre Sizes

stylussprinter wrote:
Hope that answers some of your questions :roll:
Not really, my question was regarding offset based on the two sizes of wheel discussed in my last post. Chopping lumps out of the arches isn't going to help me choose what offset I need is it ?
by v8 wanted
Sat Nov 26, 2011 1:54 am
Forum: Chassis, suspension, steering and tyres
Topic: Wheel & Tyre Sizes
Replies: 26
Views: 18225

Re: Wheel & Tyre Sizes

quick update to my earlier post, I'm still unsure asto what offset to get, I'm going to go down to 15" wheels, couple of shots of my rears shown below for comparison, 1st one is the present Caterham 16" wheel ( et19, 205 x40x16) http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y149/pm2004zetec/whell%20boss/DSCF5620...
by v8 wanted
Sat Oct 01, 2011 5:05 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Tilt Steering Wheel Boss / Extension
Replies: 0
Views: 3393

Tilt Steering Wheel Boss / Extension

Tilt steering wheel boss extension for sale. Adds approx 3" / 70mm to bring the wheel closer to you. Tilts steering wheel vertically 90 degress to allow easier entry /exit. Fastens to your existing steering wheel boss. I have it fitted to an OMP wheel / boss at the moment, so it certainly fits OMP w...