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by ChrisJ
Thu Jan 21, 2021 23:04
Forum: General
Topic: Website Change Request
Replies: 6
Views: 121

Re: Website Change Request

This is the only forum that I use where the links open in the same tab - so I never remember to right click and Open in a New Tab - maybe I don't frequent enough Forums :) I normally close a tab when I've finished with it, so often I close the tab and then lose the previous page - which is this foru...
by ChrisJ
Thu Jan 21, 2021 19:19
Forum: General
Topic: Website Change Request
Replies: 6
Views: 121

Website Change Request

Could the forum be changed so that clicked links open in a new tab?
by ChrisJ
Thu Jan 21, 2021 19:15
Forum: General
Topic: Tonite! Ghost in the shell - EXCEL!
Replies: 7
Views: 449

Re: Tonite! Ghost in the shell - EXCEL!

This is on Amazon Prime at the moment.
by ChrisJ
Mon Jan 04, 2021 09:05
Forum: Spotted/New Owners
Topic: New Member
Replies: 27
Views: 1483

Re: New Member

For the LotusBits document - use the wayback machine, I've found it at this address

http://web.archive.org/web/201807140104 ... _lotus.pdf
by ChrisJ
Sun Nov 22, 2020 18:04
Forum: Spotted/New Owners
Topic: New owner
Replies: 19
Views: 2154

Re: New owner

Looks great, lovely colour too :D

Make sure that you change the belts if they definitely haven't been changed in the last couple of years.
by ChrisJ
Mon Nov 02, 2020 20:32
Forum: General
Topic: Peter James Insurance price hike
Replies: 35
Views: 1782

Re: Peter James Insurance price hike

Footman James for my Excel and Esprit - £300 a year for both, with agreed values and a 10,000 mile joint limit - including commuting for both cars. I've been with them for all bar one year since 1991.
by ChrisJ
Sat Oct 03, 2020 13:46
Forum: General
Topic: Photos for Oliver anyone?
Replies: 25
Views: 2009

Re: Photos for Oliver anyone?

The owner, when I took the picture (2013), was the head of the Surrey Club Lotus area. He originally had a black Elite which he was rebuilding when he son was a member of the scout troop I was a leader of in the late 1980s. He told me that this car came up and he couldn't say no. I think the car was...
by ChrisJ
Sat Oct 03, 2020 09:22
Forum: General
Topic: Photos for Oliver anyone?
Replies: 25
Views: 2009

Re: Photos for Oliver anyone?

I think this was the last Elite made https://g6wzya.am.files.1drv.com/y4mPLb2J9kJ61h2GAE6D2PLbDX-S7yctsJB0OLcHZbcOODKTu0XQUIokbbFqUXa2EKoUJQVbNhdgvKhWOBBFIVcGGyH_edWNZVGp6_UnIURWFJ8UejvwTp4RSiM5agzZQJFZeXoU3Uk72TurOqhOYGWoTFBAFNqfixJlZ8dhkfsVD3fGFIDJz5nBytChiEdv1M-Jjy2xZaNTfIFDTD0AFyPXg?width=1024&h...
by ChrisJ
Sun Sep 27, 2020 10:49
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Excel Interior Update
Replies: 24
Views: 2145

Re: Excel Interior Update

I saw these contrasting panel swaps somewhere ... https://sbbqpq.am.files.1drv.com/y4mlpJBdQn-e3kJiMzUzYaV53SlLxC72o3-0CSmACRjSpZi4tkRvEYnC3CHRG8CyKgR-Y7AP1B7J0P4rE2EEuVJjPgHcitv_vy0lfTS8yHLm03UKPR-bH-jkke7cuXwMbgHJTauc2BP5IC0k3OpesmeprL5c7hHTrxwqxdC0XnhvH9p_XCtv6VRU4r0EWElfbtTV_3CkWq7YQfHkh3i37XZG...
by ChrisJ
Tue Sep 01, 2020 18:30
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Herts / Essex / Cambs Monthly meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 1068

Re: Herts / Essex / Cambs Monthly meeting

If anyone here is interested in our next breakfast meeting, please register on the thread on TLF - https://www.thelotusforums.com/forums/t ... ve-megans/
by ChrisJ
Thu Aug 13, 2020 21:08
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Herts / Essex / Cambs Monthly meeting
Replies: 9
Views: 1068

Re: Herts / Essex / Cambs Monthly meeting

We restarted our monthly meetings in July and had our second one last Sunday. Lots of wedges, and there was one Excel that parked in the space in the front of shot - but he arrived 1 1/2 hours late. https://j2grma.am.files.1drv.com/y4mul_lzkrtgSd6ycL5Z9xKH0PdIb5Zh9vkF4J8px4qFB0VAMtSF6QlP1mR8GCWAxwqI...
by ChrisJ
Thu May 07, 2020 20:52
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: window frame time!
Replies: 15
Views: 1705

Re: window frame time!

I dropped my new frames off at GST last Friday on my way to my Mum's funeral in North Norfolk. So waiting for the lockdown to end before mine are fitted.
by ChrisJ
Thu Apr 02, 2020 19:13
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Elite boot lid "Push Here To Close" label
Replies: 31
Views: 2180

Re: Elite boot lid "Push Here To Close" label

I'm very glad that they didn't use that font going forward.
by ChrisJ
Thu Apr 02, 2020 19:10
Forum: General
Topic: Stuck at home due to coronavirus
Replies: 12
Views: 1118

Re: Stuck at home due to coronavirus

I've been furloughed from my job at a house builders. Government wants builders to carry on working, but have recommended no-one moves house, and banks have suspended new mortgages, so no possibility of sales, so the company is going into hibernation. One goods thing is that this enforced inactivity...