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by oel159
Mon Aug 09, 2010 10:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: what do you think of this Mini rebuild
Replies: 3
Views: 1117

Re: what do you think of this Mini rebuild

This has already shocked and disgusted on this thread:

http://www.irishminis.ie/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=5693
by oel159
Sun Aug 08, 2010 11:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: oh dear
Replies: 15
Views: 2112

Re: oh dear

http://www.pistonheads.com/sales/1932715.htm: Drop in a different interior and it wouldn't be as bad. http://www.google.ie/images?hl=en&q=polo%20harlequin&um=1&resnum=1&ie=UTF-8&source=og&sa=N&tab=wi&biw=1345&bih=565: Strange looking mini. http://cars.donedeal.ie/for-sale/vintagecars/1486015: Drop t...
by oel159
Sun Aug 08, 2010 11:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Fit to Kill.......
Replies: 21
Views: 2569

Re: Fit to Kill.......

Was fit to kill kids from the front of the estate today. Caught 2 little brats sitting on top of Daisy!!!!!! When I went out the girl had the cheek to tell me they thought it was their house because they have a yellow mini outside there house too. I nearly decked her but I didnt. She nearly died wh...
by oel159
Fri Aug 06, 2010 7:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: classic insurance (again)
Replies: 2
Views: 782

Re: classic insurance (again)

D.M.G.T wrote:im 99% sure you cant do this on a classic policy..you have to be over 25
Spot on, they won't touch you until your 25.
by oel159
Mon Aug 02, 2010 5:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IMOC
Replies: 25
Views: 3847

Re: IMOC

Time to stick the lock on and turn the key :)
by oel159
Sun Aug 01, 2010 8:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Diesel Mini
Replies: 6
Views: 1131

Re: Diesel Mini

It says it has 30hp, can you imagine if it was a diesel it'd only have 15hp :) I think if the second one was in the same condition as the first one i'd be on a plane over now.
by oel159
Sun Aug 01, 2010 7:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Mini Roadster
Replies: 3
Views: 817

Mini Roadster

I think this was up for discussion before but has just popped up on DD for €1850 in the last few hours.

http://cars.donedeal.ie/for-sale/vintagecars/1473769
by oel159
Sun Aug 01, 2010 7:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Diesel Mini
Replies: 6
Views: 1131

Re: Diesel Mini

Billy wrote:Take a look at this. It's a genuine Innocenti Mini with a diesel engine.

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/1993-Innocenti-Mi ... 27b3dbc8dd
?
Is it not a petrol engine?
by oel159
Sat Jul 31, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IMOC
Replies: 25
Views: 3847

Re: IMOC

Dilogoat wrote:Let it be known that it is the fault of Billy that I am leaving the forum (Your choice that your leaving, nobody has a gun to your head.)

Forums are a place for discussion (Yes they are, this one is about minis)

long live IMOC (i'll second that)
Hope the door don't hurt.
by oel159
Tue Jul 27, 2010 6:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Check out the Moke on this site.
Replies: 4
Views: 965

Re: Check out the Moke on this site.

Its a coke moke, really cool.

Image
by oel159
Sun Jul 25, 2010 9:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 1293cc may interest someone?
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Re: 1293cc may interest someone?

First engine on DD is marked as sold.
by oel159
Tue Jul 13, 2010 11:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 15
Views: 2943

Re: Tyres

For these falkens with the size you quoted camskill with deliver four for approx 185.82 Euro total with shipping.

http://www.camskill.co.uk/products.php?show=12867
by oel159
Tue Jul 13, 2010 3:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 15
Views: 2943

Re: Tyres

If you know someone that can fit em go on to camskill.co.uk. I get all my tyres there and there very reasonable even if you pay someone to fit them for you.
by oel159
Sun Jul 11, 2010 10:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: window rubbers
Replies: 5
Views: 1068

Re: window rubbers

A lot of patience :) which window are you fitting the rubber's on?
by oel159
Fri Jul 09, 2010 10:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: **Insurance Trouble, any advice, please!!**
Replies: 46
Views: 5162

Re: **Insurance Trouble, any advice, please!!**

the vehicle must be insured. When your with Quinn Direct the car that you are driving with your open drive does NOT have to be insured. Are you 100% sure on that? If so how do you tax the car in question without an insurance cert? or nct it without tax. Not trying to poke holes in your idea. I pull...
by oel159
Mon Jul 05, 2010 5:23 pm
Forum: General
Topic: **Insurance Trouble, any advice, please!!**
Replies: 46
Views: 5162

Re: **Insurance Trouble, any advice, please!!**

[quote="antodeco"]Insurance companies are VERY good at getting out of paying if they can...quote]

I fully agree with that, friend of mine works for a very well known insurance company, and basicly the less he can pay out the more of a bonus he'd get.
by oel159
Mon Jun 28, 2010 3:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Any Piston Experts????
Replies: 21
Views: 4214

Re: Any Piston Experts????

Thanks to everyone's input, car sparked up there the other day! Few bits and bobs to be done and she'll be back on the road. Fresh respray is on the cards too.
by oel159
Sat Jun 19, 2010 11:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: spare £900??
Replies: 2
Views: 942

Re: spare £900??

The words "Time Warp" spring to mind. That is clean.
by oel159
Fri Jun 18, 2010 10:42 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SU Carburetors
Replies: 5
Views: 1141

Re: SU Carburetors

The Marcos Graveyard wrote:twin HS6's would be overkill on a Mini.
What would be the downside of having Twin HS6's on the mini? So would the twin HS2 or HS4 be a better addition?
by oel159
Thu Jun 17, 2010 11:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SU Carburetors
Replies: 5
Views: 1141

Re: SU Carburetors

Had a good look at the ones I have and here are the three different sizes: http://i39.photobucket.com/albums/e197/oel159/Mini/IMG_0393-Copy.jpg http://i39.photobucket.com/albums/e197/oel159/Mini/IMG_0395-Copy.jpg I presume there HS2, HS4 and HS6. All three in the photo have twins so i've been told s...
by oel159
Wed Jun 16, 2010 11:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SU Carburetors
Replies: 5
Views: 1141

SU Carburetors

I have a bucket load of these in the shed, I was wondering if anyone could tell me the difference between them and how to tell which ones are which?
by oel159
Tue Jun 08, 2010 6:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2221
Views: 345337

Re: Seen a Mini?

Seen a red 88D mini on the North Road, beside Terry Lilly comercials.
by oel159
Mon May 31, 2010 11:48 am
Forum: Events
Topic: the rockbrook car show
Replies: 12
Views: 3103

Re: the rockbrook car show

Didn't have the best turn out at all. Only two mini's at it and compared to last year there was far fewer cars. Was a good day for it too.
by oel159
Sat May 29, 2010 11:45 am
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2221
Views: 345337

Re: Seen a Mini?

smur89 wrote:I think seanos has a purple mini? and he's near tallaght...

youll see my mini in a kar-fix just on the greenhills road :(
if it was him, he got a quality paint job done on it. Be nice to see the end
job when back together as the flintstone look let's it down a tad :)
by oel159
Fri May 28, 2010 7:55 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2221
Views: 345337

Re: Seen a Mini?

Seen a purple mini the other day in Belgard, no windows, or plates....looked like it just got a professional respray and the person was nipping home instead of getting it towed.