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by Clint
Mon 07 Dec 2015, 08:19
Forum: Technical
Topic: Cortina Quiz
Replies: 3
Views: 1124

Re: Cortina Quiz

Thanks for the feed back guys 8)
by Clint
Fri 04 Dec 2015, 10:24
Forum: Technical
Topic: Cortina lenses.
Replies: 7
Views: 1792

Re: Cortina lenses.

Hi Rassie,

not sure if you've seen this ad on Gumtree http://www.gumtree.co.za/a-car-replacem ... 0008106009............. new lenses R500 a pair! For sale just up the drag from you.
by Clint
Fri 04 Dec 2015, 09:41
Forum: Technical
Topic: Cortina Quiz
Replies: 3
Views: 1124

Cortina Quiz

Hi Guy's, I have a question for all the Ford / Cortina guru's. I'm looking at replacing my damaged steering column switches for head lights, indicators, windscreen wipers & spray on my Mk3 bakkie. There is an advert on gumtree for new switches but for a Mk4 & the seller is not sure if they are inter...
by Clint
Mon 01 Dec 2014, 12:25
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1973 Ranchero 351 V8
Replies: 5
Views: 2605

Re: 1973 Ranchero 351 V8

Yip, just checked my e-mails & he also told me it was a 351. Engine displacement was not on the log book he sent.
by Clint
Thu 20 Nov 2014, 13:56
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Mk3 Cortina bakkie spares
Replies: 10
Views: 1415

Re: Mk3 Cortina bakkie spares

My ol'man had a Mk4 GL (I think) & a Mk5 GLS, both 3lt v6's. Loved the sound of those cars!
by Clint
Tue 18 Nov 2014, 16:14
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Mk3 Cortina bakkie spares
Replies: 10
Views: 1415

Re: Mk3 Cortina bakkie spares

Thanks for the advice guys :D I came right with generic parts from the local Midas. Ters some pics below of the mk3 as requested. My 8 year old daughter Shelby insists I take her to school in the Cortina, she giggles every time to the sound of that v6 pulling off & my 15 year old son Cameron has alr...
by Clint
Thu 13 Nov 2014, 15:36
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: Mk3 Cortina bakkie spares
Replies: 10
Views: 1415

Mk3 Cortina bakkie spares

Hi Guys, I just bought a very original 1976 Mk3 Cortina v6 bakkie (2 owner bakkie with 109 000km on the clock). Guy I bought it from is putting it through cor as part of the deal. Bakkie has no issues except the rear leaf spring rubber bushes are worn. Does anyone know where I might source these fro...
by Clint
Mon 29 Sep 2014, 11:31
Forum: Technical
Topic: Mk3 Cortina question for the older Ford guys
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Re: Mk3 Cortina question for the older Ford guys

Thanks for the feedback guys :D
by Clint
Fri 26 Sep 2014, 11:29
Forum: Technical
Topic: Mk3 Cortina question for the older Ford guys
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Mk3 Cortina question for the older Ford guys

Hi Guys, I've been toying with the idea of doing up a 3lt Mk 3 Cortina bakkie as a daily driver & keep seeing 3 different grill / head light combinations. Does anyone remember what the differances were between the three? I'm guessing double round head light GT, rectangle head light Giha equivilant &...
by Clint
Wed 10 Sep 2014, 14:52
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1973 Ranchero 351 V8
Replies: 5
Views: 2605

1973 Ranchero 351 V8

Hi Guys, I was looking at buying this Ranchero till my wife put the breaks on the sale :oops: IMO the vehicle is well priced at R30k, for the condition. The owner paid R40k for it in 2009 from Motor Stars in Cape Town. The vehicle is licenced & on the road, the paper work checks out. If anyone is in...