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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #688120
10/02/21 09:37 PM
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Costock, South Nottinghamshire...
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Originally Posted by Grumpy2

no chickens were harmed making this image....


The next step in period would have been to apply a thick coat of under seal. Hides a multitude of sins.

Actually, that looks like a very competent repair. It should clean up nicely.


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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #689097
16/02/21 01:16 PM
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been too cold to do much lately but last 24 hours have gone from this'.......

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to this......


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its very rough but my thinking is if its going to be painted properly later then a swift rattle can will do for now

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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #689514
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Dressed and back on the ground

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Turn around or interior next I wonder.

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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #690843
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Been a while but more progress has been made

Interior sorted, new rear carpet, seats (Ford ka) cleaned and treated, MP3 radio, speakers and mini subwoofer installed

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New fat exhaust fitted

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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #690896
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Underneath surprisingly oil leak free (ish)

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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #690947
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Comfy seats in a mini, careful they will have a cross erected and be asking to borrow your hammer and a couple of nails if the OMOC find out.


Just time to burn a little more petrol before dinner.
Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #691010
27/02/21 02:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Grumpy2
Underneath surprisingly oil leak free (ish)


Has the automated rust-proofing system has failed on your Mini?


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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #691020
27/02/21 03:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Grumpy2
Underneath surprisingly oil leak free (ish)

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Check the dipstick, the sumps empty ! laugh2


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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #691082
27/02/21 10:21 PM
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Nah, just think its too short!


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Re: Mini build... [Re: Grumpy2] #691191
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Nearly finished

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Shake down run looms - have a dentist appointment this week!


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