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by AintSheSweet
Thu 04 Dec 2014, 15:58
Forum: Technical
Topic: C3 Auto Gearbox - V6
Replies: 3
Views: 746

C3 Auto Gearbox - V6

Hi, I have a mk5 Cortina 3.0 GLS auto. Ever since I bought the car, there was a problem with it not going into gear (ie. not selecting). I drained the old oil, which was mixed with water for some reason. I then refilled new oil, and started the car to get hot. It went one step better, I could now ge...
by AintSheSweet
Tue 18 Nov 2014, 08:56
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Ford Cortina 3.0 S Sticker/Decal kit
Replies: 8
Views: 1035

Re: Ford Cortina 3.0 S Sticker/Decal kit

Can't your local sticker guys do it for you?
by AintSheSweet
Tue 04 Nov 2014, 12:27
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

Re: Electrical

First V8 wrote:Glad it sorted . Note to self , "always work with new glasses , not the old pair " :lol:
:mrgreen:
by AintSheSweet
Mon 03 Nov 2014, 19:11
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

Re: Electrical

:oops: :oops: :oops:

I managed to find the fault.....was working with my old glasses :D :lol: :lol:

One of the 'staggered' plugs on the fuse box was fitted wrong way round.

Thanks guys for advice.

Appreciate it
by AintSheSweet
Thu 30 Oct 2014, 12:03
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: C3 Gear linkage rod for Cortina mk5
Replies: 0
Views: 379

C3 Gear linkage rod for Cortina mk5

Hi,

As per subject line. I need the linkage rod for a C3 gearbox for a mk5 cortina. Any leads will be appreciated.

Thanks
by AintSheSweet
Thu 30 Oct 2014, 11:59
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical
Replies: 11
Views: 1215

Re: Electrical

Hi Doug, I have checked and wires are correct and colours match properly. Seems like these a gogga in there somewhere. Now when I connect the battery, lights stay off, but when I put the light switch in position one(which should be for the park lights) and the headlights and spot lights come on. The...
by AintSheSweet
Fri 24 Oct 2014, 09:39
Forum: Cars and Parts on Other Sites
Topic: Ford Cortina Parts for Sale - Feeler on price
Replies: 9
Views: 1094

Re: Ford Cortina Parts for Sale - Feeler on price

Thanks Bigsix.

Looking forward to those pics. Will keep my fingers crossed
by AintSheSweet
Thu 23 Oct 2014, 08:48
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Some more rare toys...steering wheel wanted.
Replies: 4
Views: 754

Re: Some more rare toys...steering wheel wanted.

Nice collection

Any pic of the steering you looking for?
by AintSheSweet
Thu 23 Oct 2014, 08:32
Forum: Cars and Parts on Other Sites
Topic: Ford Cortina Parts for Sale - Feeler on price
Replies: 9
Views: 1094

Re: Ford Cortina Parts for Sale - Feeler on price

Hi Bigsix,

I think your prices are quite reasonable.

Do you by any chance have those chrome beading which goes around the front and rear lights? Like the 3.0 GLS?

If you do, would you be interested in selling those?
by AintSheSweet
Tue 21 Oct 2014, 20:49
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: TOP 10 GARAGE
Replies: 51
Views: 13560

Re: TOP 10 GARAGE

My top 10....

1. 1968 Ford Galaxie
2. Pontiac GTO
3. Lincoln Continental (with the suicide doors)
4. Capri Perana
5. BMW E28 M5
6. BMW 333i
7. BMW 325is
8. Opel Superboss (definately the kingfisher green)
9. BMW E92 convertible
10. Alfa GTV6 3.0

Not in this particular order, but def my top 10