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by zahistorics
Wed 04 Jan 2017, 21:13
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green
Replies: 23
Views: 4666

Re: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green

Thanks for responding. Apology accepted.
by zahistorics
Wed 04 Jan 2017, 03:22
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: " Rebody" Legal ?
Replies: 7
Views: 952

Re: " Rebody" Legal ?

The moment I tamper with the tags, it is illegal.
This is correct.
by zahistorics
Mon 02 Jan 2017, 20:05
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green
Replies: 23
Views: 4666

Re: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green

No question is stupid when money is involved!
But a little bit of logical thought first goes a long way....
by zahistorics
Mon 02 Jan 2017, 18:06
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Enthusiast Car Import Regulations
Replies: 18
Views: 1605

Re: Enthusiast Car Import Regulations

Those rules don't look too bad. Just the NRCS and LOA stuff need clarification. My opinion: I would expect the NRCS to require the car to meet the regulations at in force at the time of manufacture. Number plates will have to be modern. It would not surprise me if amber indicators, and rear reflecto...
by zahistorics
Mon 02 Jan 2017, 17:47
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green
Replies: 23
Views: 4666

Re: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green

That engine number is probably a bog standard Ford number. I don't know. Do some research. The fact that the engine number is on the car's registration document just means that someone at some stage did the legally required thing and had the details amended to match the new engine. Nothing more. Tha...
by zahistorics
Mon 02 Jan 2017, 14:30
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Factory Five 818
Replies: 5
Views: 1006

Re: Factory Five 818

From what I have read on forums over the years, I have to agree with Gunter. They have been around for a long time and seem to keep their customers happy.
by zahistorics
Mon 02 Jan 2017, 14:28
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: V8 Grenada , Perana - Pre Purchase help
Replies: 26
Views: 6050

Re: V8 Grenada , Perana - Pre Purchase help

Whatever a 3.0 in same condition is worth, plus 10% - 15% extra.
by zahistorics
Mon 02 Jan 2017, 14:24
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Enthusiast Car Import Regulations
Replies: 18
Views: 1605

Re: Enthusiast Car Import Regulations

how informed are the general public, as to the regulations in place? Do I need to post a summary of the guidelines here for everyone to see?
Yes, please. That's a good place to start. Post links to the official sites of you can too please.
by zahistorics
Mon 02 Jan 2017, 14:17
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green
Replies: 23
Views: 4666

Re: Ford Granada Ghia 302 V8 by Basil Green

No BG plate, no BG engine number means it is not a Perana of any sort.

You have a nice V8 conversion, enjoy it, but don't harbour any dreams that it is a Perana.
by zahistorics
Sun 01 Jan 2017, 13:47
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1051

Re: 2017

Dankie Rassie!

Happy new year to everyone.