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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561201
20/02/19 09:08 PM
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Originally Posted By tommog
Hi everybody,
just bought and got a baby doll style valance from the factory and now, I am looking forward to fit it to my 2018 +4.
I would be grateful for every tip I can get how to do it and where to fix it to the car. Maybe someone has pics from under the car?
Thank you for helping!!!


Could you possibly post up some pictures of what Morgan actually supplied you with in terms of the valance and the fitting kit please. Was it painted by the factory or supplied the buff?


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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561204
20/02/19 09:15 PM
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I lowered my valance, it was fitted it to high IMO, the first Image shows how it use to look with the valance holes not fully exposed. I also removed the plate box.










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Morgan 4/4 Sports Sand (Williams & Wolf Tuned)
Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561208
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Whose valance is that Craig - Williams or Wolf? You're right, the air intake surrounds sitting under the bodywork of the car doesn't look quite right. Far better in the lower pictures.


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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: BobJ] #561210
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Originally Posted By BobJ
Whose valance is that Craig - Williams or Wolf? You're right, the air intake surrounds sitting under the bodywork of the car doesn't look quite right. Far better in the lower pictures.


It’s a Williams valance, I used Williams because they colour matched it perfect, sprayed and fitted all included at a very reasonable price too.

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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561218
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Here’s the Wolf valance in its bare state, they have several versions. I think this is called the sport, various shapes and sizes of centre vent can also be chosen, can’t remember the price exactly, about £300 as I recall.





Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561220
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I can’t wait to see it painted and fitted ewn, it’s going to look smart. I don’t think I’ve seen a valance on a 4/4 80th before ?


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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561283
21/02/19 09:37 AM
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Thank you very much for your answers!
Of course I will first fit it to the car and then let it be painted.
The picture from under the car is very helpfull to me as it shows, how the valance is fitted to the car. That is what I need to know. I think, it does not show a Morgan made valance, but I hope, it works the same way. More pics from under the car would be great, if there are any around.
Thank you very much again and I will post the result, if I will understand one day, how to put pics on this site! ;-)


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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561309
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Hi tommog

These are the best pictures i have, I hope it helps





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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: tommog] #561330
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I can confirm how useful the valance is at catching errant pheasants for supper, although the last one I tried it with ended up in 3 pieces spread 50 yds along the road, however, without a valance, he might easily have ended up spread along the underside of the car, like a rabbit once did on my Caterham Seven. Very messy!!


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Re: Fitting a valance to my +4 [Re: PaulJ] #561339
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Originally Posted By PaulJ
I can confirm how useful the valance is at catching errant pheasants for supper, although the last one I tried it with ended up in 3 pieces spread 50 yds along the road, however, without a valance, he might easily have ended up spread along the underside of the car, like a rabbit once did on my Caterham Seven. Very messy!!


or into the radiator


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