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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:01 pm 
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Spitz wrote:
I think something that is referred to as "restored" should be as it left the factory....other wise it's "rebuilt", or rebuilt to factory specs etc.
Nice car, but let down a little by the details. Agree that reverse rims look wrong (and do they hit the arches before the bumpstops?)
Plastic master cylinders :roll:
Also, what's that K&N vent pipe over near the radiator connected to I wonder? It's not going into the crankcase breather, as that's correctly piped to the PCV valve.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:55 pm 
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£42K for what looks like a flatpack in the wrong age shell, in the wrong colour(Smoke Grey '66!) with the wrong interior and poor panel fit to name just a few issues. I'd rather start with an £18K rotbox!


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:59 pm 
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And don't mention the Maxxis trailer tyres!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/2x-145-80-10 ... 3564898710


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2018 8:17 pm 
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Oh wow ! That is not safe at all. Good catch


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 30, 2018 11:03 pm 
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https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MINI-COOPER- ... rk:34:pf:0

:shock: :shock:


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:23 am 
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big bucks !

apologies if already been posted




https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1963-CLASSIC ... rk:40:pf:0

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:24 pm 
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spoon.450 wrote:
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MINI-COOPER-S-MARK-III-RARE-MK-III-LAST-OWNER-FOR-10-YEARS/263928404786?hash=item3d735bdb32:g:BN4AAOSwk6dblks7:rk:34:pf:0

:shock: :shock:


Dave, this is a much nicer Mk3 Cooper S :D :D

https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C916086

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 9:26 am 
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Everyone loves a trier.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/223212730463?ul_noapp=true

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PostPosted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 9:09 pm 
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Fuel pump
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1959-Austin- ... 71f919d69b


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:04 pm 
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It's not only original Minis that demand big bucks...………..being a Lambretta owner also, I can relate to both.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1965-LAMBRET ... 2702972066
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/173623388585 ... 3623388585


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