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by tobes
Sat 02 Aug 2014, 22:51
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Wat is die vinnigste manier om 'n moer rond te strip?
Replies: 4
Views: 667

Re: Wat is die vinnigste manier om 'n moer rond te strip?

Chinese produkte onder die algemeen strip my moer .Daardie goed kom nie naby my karre nie. 8)
by tobes
Sat 01 Mar 2014, 16:42
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Photos of steamtrains
Replies: 3
Views: 496

Re: Photos of steamtrains

Thank you for the photos ,Raceface.The top one you was what I had in mind.I tried the website that Insomnia recommended and found only a few.One of locomotive on top of a Foden transporter (looked like one) was nice.There are also good video clips. 8)
by tobes
Wed 12 Feb 2014, 17:06
Forum: Indroduce yourself/Welcome to new members
Topic: Newby that is in trouble at home with the wife
Replies: 14
Views: 1218

Re: Newby that is in trouble at home with the wife

I agree with zahistorics.My wife changed her tune when she was behind the wheel of Pontiac Stratochief.Just make sure there is wide open spaces.Pity though that Drive-ins are a thing of the past. 8)
by tobes
Wed 12 Feb 2014, 08:41
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Photos of steamtrains
Replies: 3
Views: 496

Photos of steamtrains

I am currently in steam train mode.South- African steam to be more specific.I would like to see photos of cars next to steam locomotives or trains.I tried the internet but found that Google is not covering everything.Either the one or the other but not together.I was born into a family obsessed with...
by tobes
Thu 23 Jan 2014, 05:32
Forum: Technical
Topic: 2.0 GLi Sapphire upgrade.
Replies: 7
Views: 627

Re: 2.0 GLi Sapphire upgrade.

Thank you for the replies.I will try the 3.0L Essex route.It should be the easiest. 8)
by tobes
Wed 22 Jan 2014, 10:15
Forum: Technical
Topic: 2.0 GLi Sapphire upgrade.
Replies: 7
Views: 627

2.0 GLi Sapphire upgrade.

I was thinking of the following options to upgrade this car :
1) Change to 3L carburetor.
2) Upgrade current engine.
3) Fit more modern motor
Available spares (air control valve at the moment) is my concern.Wiring is messy ,so I have to re-wire anyway.Any suggestions? 8)
by tobes
Tue 31 Dec 2013, 17:05
Forum: Interesting Links
Topic: classic car history in Zim
Replies: 2
Views: 1748

Re: classic car history in Zim

I have a lot of respect for people making an effort for this kind of research. 8)
by tobes
Thu 21 Nov 2013, 07:43
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: 4 wheel drive Capri
Replies: 5
Views: 941

Re: 4 wheel drive Capri

Never too old to learn.I was under the impression that Audi produced the first 4wd cars.8-)
by tobes
Sat 19 Oct 2013, 16:41
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Come on gents...here's a chance to earn some money
Replies: 10
Views: 1108

Re: Come on gents...here's a chance to earn some money

Loving and trusting Emily can make her way down here to your doorstep,no immigration control or refugee camps.I will send you 50 billion Zim dollars to cover her upkeep.8-)
by tobes
Fri 11 Oct 2013, 20:12
Forum: Technical
Topic: Rust detector
Replies: 3
Views: 778

Re: Rust detector

Thanks,this is what I have in mind. 8)