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by rmc123
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Drum front swivel hubs x2
Replies: 2
Views: 3079

Re: Drum front swivel hubs x2

hi Howdy

are you still looking for hubs?

have a set from a disk conversion.

Robin
by rmc123
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: parts for a project
Replies: 1
Views: 2138

parts for a project

Hi all, I’m working with a friend to rebuild his 1984 mini. back from the panel beaters and spray shop with all new sills, front floors and complete new front including bonnet. We are looking for a few bit. If you have any from the list below please let me know and what you are looking for them. We ...
by rmc123
Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: mini van for sale - need advise
Replies: 3
Views: 1321

Re: mini van for sale - need advise

thanks a lot for your comments. i though the light holes were a bit strange. the holes look familiar, just dont know where
by rmc123
Fri Mar 22, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: General
Topic: mini van for sale - need advise
Replies: 3
Views: 1321

mini van for sale - need advise

hi all, I am thinking of going to look at a 1963 van for sale on Donedeal. https://www.donedeal.ie/vintagecars-for-sale/mini-van-stood-roof-barn-find-1963/21192770 Been told is a very rare model as it has a smooth roof and has the orignal engine and logbook. It still needs to be finished but told al...
by rmc123
Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Auto jumble??
Replies: 2
Views: 3435

Auto jumble??

Hi all

Does anybody know if there is an auto jumble this September?
by rmc123
Fri Mar 17, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: General
Topic: Gutter
Replies: 1
Views: 1706

Gutter

Can anybody recommend a good product to seal the gutter before spraying
by rmc123
Thu Jan 26, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Mini VTEC 1.6 DOHC
Replies: 3
Views: 6984

Re: Mini VTEC 1.6 DOHC

Sold it within 2 weeks of putting on donedeal. The guy who bought it had already bought a 1.8 to put into it and make it a full track day car.
by rmc123
Fri Jan 06, 2017 11:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Insurance policy, massive increase
Replies: 3
Views: 3072

Insurance policy, massive increase

I have just received notification of the renewal of my insurance and shocked at the increase. I have a multi car policy with AXA with 2 cars on it. Last year if was €239 and now it's €359. Over 50% increase. Can anybody give me suggestions of other insurances companies that do vintage multi policies...
by rmc123
Thu Jul 21, 2016 11:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Pickup's for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 2560

Re: Pickup's for sale

Just go into donedeal under "motors" and search for "mini pickup"
by rmc123
Thu Jul 21, 2016 2:57 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Pickup's for sale
Replies: 3
Views: 2560

Pickup's for sale

I have never seen so many pickup's for sale on donedeal. 3 in total all at very different prices.
by rmc123
Mon Jun 06, 2016 8:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MINI VIDEO
Replies: 2
Views: 2305

Re: MINI VIDEO

Excellent job.
by rmc123
Tue May 17, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Mini VTEC 1.6 DOHC
Replies: 3
Views: 6984

Mini VTEC 1.6 DOHC

I’m selling my 1975 1.6Lt DOHC VTEC 150bhp mini. This car is NCT exempt, vintage road tax (€56 tax) and insurance. It’s completely road legal, log book has been updated with the engine number and cc.


https://www.donedeal.ie/vintagecars-for ... c/12344016
by rmc123
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: HELP with power steering
Replies: 0
Views: 3023

HELP with power steering

HELP. I have a Opel corsa B power steering in my VTEC which has stopped working. I have checked the motor and purchased a new power steering controller but still have not been able to fix. Would anybody have an ecu (the one with 4 connector blocks on top) that I could test and if it fixes the proble...
by rmc123
Mon Nov 02, 2015 5:45 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Rolling road day??
Replies: 39
Views: 16171

Re: Rolling road day??

Looking forward to it.
by rmc123
Fri Sep 11, 2015 9:47 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Rolling road day??
Replies: 39
Views: 16171

Re: Rolling road day??

1. Paul Glennon
2. Mick Glennon
3. Mick Glennon
4. Bert
5. Ray Finnegan
6. Dylan8660 (Two runs needed)
7. KMG
8. Robin McLerie
9. Macker
by rmc123
Sat Jun 20, 2015 11:53 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Classic Car Live Sunday June 21st.
Replies: 10
Views: 7174

Re: Classic Car Live Sunday June 21st.

Hi Folks,

1. Stephen lewis
2. Macker
3. Billy
4. Darran
5. Robin
by rmc123
Wed Jun 10, 2015 7:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: No lights at all
Replies: 11
Views: 3458

Re: No lights at all

Check there is power on the battery side on the fuses and then the other side. Everything can look fine but still not work.

Get two pieces of wire and a bulb to make up a tester.
by rmc123
Sun May 10, 2015 11:27 am
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: 2k Paint
Replies: 4
Views: 3205

Re: 2k Paint

I got my car fully resprayed a couple of years ago in 2K, with some over the leftover I got Vinny Byrne , Kylemore Road, Dublin to put It into 2K spray cans. The only problem with the cans is that once the hardner is release into the paint it has to be used withing 1-2 days. The rest of the paint I ...
by rmc123
Wed May 06, 2015 11:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Classic Car storage
Replies: 4
Views: 2505

Re: Classic Car storage

Try straffan storage
by rmc123
Sun May 03, 2015 2:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: restoration - welding
Replies: 1
Views: 1806

Re: restoration - welding

Give Martin Karr a call 089 4498342 He based in monasterboice a few miles north of Drogheda.

He was recommended to me by a club member and I was very happy with the work he did on my clubman.

Robin
by rmc123
Wed Apr 08, 2015 8:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: swirl pot installed
Replies: 2
Views: 2148

Re: swirl pot installed

HI,

No, I bought it built 1.5 years ago.

It's for the track and road. Great fun. Been watching your build, look excellent.
by rmc123
Tue Apr 07, 2015 9:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: swirl pot installed
Replies: 2
Views: 2148

swirl pot installed

Finally installed 1.5Lt Swirl pot in my VTec Mini. Last year was a real pain at Mondello track days. After long left hand bends all the fuel would go to one side of the tank (Mini Pickup/Van fuel tank) so when I put my foot down on the exit there was a serious lack of power and had to splutter along...
by rmc123
Fri Mar 27, 2015 2:38 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 12"x 6" deap dish superlight
Replies: 13
Views: 5605

Re: 12"x 6" deap dish superlight

Sold
by rmc123
Thu Feb 26, 2015 7:08 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 12"x 6" deap dish superlight
Replies: 13
Views: 5605

Re: 12"x 6" deap dish superlight

Pete has said he will take them.

So it looks like it.