Search found 158 matches

by dom
Mon 04 Jun 2018, 07:37
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: 427 SC Cobra body mold, chassis
Replies: 6
Views: 9939

Re: 427 SC Cobra body mold, chassis

As posted elsewhere: 1 Shelby Cobra chassis as per original drawings with used RHD MGB steering rack R47.000 1 Shelby Cobra chassis as per original drawings with new LHD MGB steering rack - and suspension R57.000 1 passenger tub, front section of CCX, rear of CSX4000 R3.000 1 mold, taken from CCX 30...
by dom
Fri 30 Mar 2018, 16:26
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: *SOLD* Raydot mirror, brushed aluminium R400
Replies: 8
Views: 3268

Re: Raydot mirror, brushed aluminium R400

All sold.
Will not import any others.
by dom
Thu 29 Mar 2018, 18:57
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: What cool cars have you spotted today
Replies: 197
Views: 37337

Re: What cool cars have you spotted today

I spotted a "cool" red rental Cobra yesterday on the road to Llundudno. The cool part however was the the guy knew how to drive!
by dom
Tue 27 Feb 2018, 10:32
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: *SOLD* Raydot mirror, brushed aluminium R400
Replies: 8
Views: 3268

Re: Raydot mirror, brushed aluminium R400

Still have a few!
by dom
Sat 10 Feb 2018, 08:10
Forum: Parts wanted
Topic: 390 FE FORD V8 Galaxy motor or block
Replies: 1
Views: 3506

390 FE FORD V8 Galaxy motor or block

Good morning!

My 390 still undergoing the rebuilt and I am looking for a new 390 FE block or motor. I consider any bore size.


Mail me dom (at) db9.co.za or call 072 3424375 (Cape Town)
by dom
Tue 30 Jan 2018, 09:16
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: *SOLD* Raydot mirror, brushed aluminium R400
Replies: 8
Views: 3268

Re: Raydot mirror, brushed aluminium R400

Still have a few :-)
by dom
Mon 15 Jan 2018, 13:32
Forum: Technical
Topic: Best oil 350 rebuild
Replies: 8
Views: 1879

Re: Best oil 350 rebuild

And then you get input like this: "540Rat's results are flawed. He is testing new oil. He is testing film strength. He is not factoring in viscocity breakdown or ZDDP depletion. The facts are ZDDP levels drop up to 50% in 3000 miles likely more if the original level is reduced by 50%. The SM/SN rate...
by dom
Mon 15 Jan 2018, 12:18
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1971 Mach 1 Ford Mustang
Replies: 40
Views: 17697

Re: 1971 Mach 1 Ford Mustang

I had a look at an orange Mach 1 not so long ago in CPT.
460 cui, and very clean/restored.

I personally suggested to the owner to get a matching 351 and sell the (new) 460.

Would have to dig in my address book to find that number.
by dom
Thu 11 Jan 2018, 13:40
Forum: Technical
Topic: Best oil 350 rebuild
Replies: 8
Views: 1879

Re: Best oil 350 rebuild

https://540ratblog.wordpress.com/2013/0 ... t-ranking/

Let me know when you read it. I haven't yet!
by dom
Thu 11 Jan 2018, 13:35
Forum: Technical
Topic: Non vent xj6 front brakes
Replies: 2
Views: 919

Re: Non vent xj6 front brakes

If you really need to upgrade (and I don't see why, unless you go racing or downhill), get the spacers and buy the S2 vented disks (not cheap!). Then you still have 3(?) instead of 4(?) piston calipers, but what stops a "2-ton" XJ can stop any 1.2 ton Cobra. Original 427 Cobras in the 60 had non-ven...