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Forum: Vauxhall Chat 07-05-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,002
Posted By philster
Cheers birdman sure ive got a vaux outer cv...

Cheers birdman sure ive got a vaux outer cv knocking about somewhere hmmm

Really want 1 piece shafts, planning to get it to the dragstrip when its done so they are gonna take a fair amount of...
Forum: Vauxhall Chat 07-05-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,002
Posted By philster
driveshafts & cv's

Not been on here for a long while but its time to get back on it

What's everyones preferred driveshafts/cvs for the c20xe?

I thought allspeed did one piece shafts for allegro cvs but they only...
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 07-07-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 649
Posted By philster
Charity Bike Ride

Not been about much recently, mini has been on the back burner due to funds and lack of time and this is the main reason why.

Tomorrow I'm taking part in the Manchester to Blackpool bike ride in...
Forum: Vauxhall Builds 07-05-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 274,284
Posted By philster
Makes me want to get back in the garage.... maybe...

Makes me want to get back in the garage.... maybe next week :D
Forum: Vauxhall Builds 07-05-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 274,284
Posted By philster
Looks fine mate :)

Looks fine mate :)
Forum: Other Mini Builds 10-04-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 440
Views: 99,825
Posted By philster
Now all we need is some video! :D

Now all we need is some video! :D
Forum: 16v Mini Videos 09-04-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,473
Posted By philster
Good effort I always enjoy minis v beetles...

Good effort

I always enjoy minis v beetles but not been last couple of years, who won?
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 08-04-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,943
Posted By philster
Some good tutorials here ...

Some good tutorials here

http://www.mig-welding.co.uk/mig.htm
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 08-04-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,098
Posted By philster
Personally i'd get the panel and welds to clean...

Personally i'd get the panel and welds to clean bare metal, prime then seam seal the joints & give it a lick of Top coat.

Then when you done that stick some waxoil over it.
Forum: Ebay Items 08-04-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,042
Posted By philster
That front is awful but nothing that couldn't be...

That front is awful but nothing that couldn't be remedied :D
Forum: Other Mini Builds 22-03-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 115,819
Posted By philster
Looks a lot better with the new wheels! :D

Looks a lot better with the new wheels! :D
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 17-03-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,070
Posted By philster
I'd go stainless personally, a fair bit lighter...

I'd go stainless personally, a fair bit lighter and last ages, my rear one must be 10 years old.
Forum: Other Hybrid Chat 08-03-2012, 09:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,859
Posted By philster
Although not a micra frame the principle is still...

Although not a micra frame the principle is still the same

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v192/philsterandinos/eeny/03122011708.jpg
...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 07-03-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 727
Posted By philster
If you don't already have carbs then you may...

If you don't already have carbs then you may aswell get throttle bodies instead.

or.... sell the carbs and buy some bodies
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 07-03-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,193
Posted By philster
I suppose you could just get some stamps? or find...

I suppose you could just get some stamps? or find someone willing to do it.

I have the same problem as I changed the scuttle, having said that the old number couldn't be read as the panel was...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 07-03-2012, 10:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,193
Posted By philster
It's no wonder people just log book them! I...

It's no wonder people just log book them!

I really don't see it as a massive issue as long as it's not a stolen vehicle with a legit ID, after all the shell is effectively just a part like the...
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 07-03-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,561
Posted By philster
I used self adhesive lino tiles in the past, I...

I used self adhesive lino tiles in the past, I found it worked better than flashing tape (which often took a few layers to work), also a hell of a lot cheaper than dynamat!

I only used it to cut...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 05-03-2012, 07:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,193
Posted By philster
My own opinion, if you want to buy a log book to...

My own opinion, if you want to buy a log book to get a mini on the road (cos you have no id etc) then fair enough, yes it's not very legal but it's another mini on the road which is a good thing.
...
Forum: For Sale 05-03-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,960
Posted By philster
Yeah you might want to keep that to yourself...

Yeah you might want to keep that to yourself :rolleyes:
Forum: Vauxhall Builds 03-03-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 31,318
Posted By philster
There's a bend in the panel just before the...

There's a bend in the panel just before the backseat, from memory this is then spot welded to the rear seat back & base.
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 02-03-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,061
Posted By philster
This is the route I would go either with a Z20LET...

This is the route I would go either with a Z20LET or C20LET, scope for 280bhp+ without much work.
Forum: Wanted 02-03-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 745
Posted By philster
Isn't there a 2.5K per annum limit on personal...

Isn't there a 2.5K per annum limit on personal paypal accounts or something?

I really don't see the need, no different than a balance transfer just quicker

You could still sell your mk1, just...
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 01-03-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By philster
on the plate that says 'bellamy's' it just says...

on the plate that says 'bellamy's' it just says "new and used car specialist"

I think the word 'restoration' is a little optimistic!
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 27-02-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 853
Posted By philster
Yeah you just turn up, get there early though as...

Yeah you just turn up, get there early though as there's usually a big queue to sign on, take a helmet and I think you need to wear a long sleeved top.

Might head up there for the day missed it...
Forum: Ebay Items 26-02-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 843
Posted By philster
Once you knock the filler off most minis i've...

Once you knock the filler off most minis i've worked on have been like that underneath!

It's worth about 30 :D
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