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by theelanman
Mon Feb 03, 2020 15:59
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Oulton Park Gold Cup 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Re: Oulton Park Gold Cup 2020

nope.......
Lotus cars of all ages are allowed.......
we are one of the few all encompassing marques where age isn't relevant....as the marque is deemed 'of special interest'........
hope this helps
cheers
G
by theelanman
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:32
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Oulton Park Gold Cup 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Re: Oulton Park Gold Cup 2020

I forgot to mention.....ITS FREE
by theelanman
Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:27
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Oulton Park Gold Cup 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Oulton Park Gold Cup 2020

https://shop.msv.com/DisplayCar/Register/OP-20-Gold-Cup as per last year its a do it yourself application and ticket register on the above link........add yourself to the display club 'Cheshire Lotus Owners Group' you'll get confirmation..... then a couple of week prior to the event download your ow...
by theelanman
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:34
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: The 15th Annual Serpentine Charity Run
Replies: 0
Views: 778

The 15th Annual Serpentine Charity Run

The 15th Annual Serpentine Charity Run Presented by the Cheshire Lotus Owners Group and The Lotus Drivers Club Sunday the 28th June 2020 Open to all types of classic cars, sports cars and classic motorbikes the event will start from 9:30am from the historic Devonshire Dome (Devonshire Road, Buxton, ...
by theelanman
Mon Jan 20, 2020 15:55
Forum: Engine and Gearbox
Topic: SU fuel pump
Replies: 15
Views: 1788

Re: SU fuel pump

I was pointed in the direction of this.......

https://simonbbc.com/fuel-flow-su-repla ... fuel-part/

its now in my possession and will be fitted while they're painting the car.....

:D
by theelanman
Mon Jan 20, 2020 09:24
Forum: History & Memorabilia
Topic: Lotus Eclat 1975 - 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: Lotus Eclat 1975 - 2020

are they the rimbelishers?....or are they the 2 piece wheel similar to that used on the later/mid +2 the early +2 came with silver painted steel wheels.....then these had black painted wheels with the rimbelishers......then they became a 2 piece wheel where the chrome rim was part of the wheel.....t...
by theelanman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 11:51
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show 27-29 March 2020
Replies: 33
Views: 3039

Re: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show 27-29 March 2020

re-free hosting...... If this site is on a cPanel server, it takes about 5 minutes! As TLF are on a dedicated server they have the level above cPanel which is WHM (web host manager) and it has a transfer tool built in. If not, then it needs to be a back up and restoration, which takes about an hour!...
by theelanman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:55
Forum: Engine and Gearbox
Topic: SU fuel pump
Replies: 15
Views: 1788

SU fuel pump

the diaphragm in my fuel pump has expired........

anyone know if there's a rebuild kit or do I have to buy new?.......(about £120)

or recon (about £90 from Lotusbits)
by theelanman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:49
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show 27-29 March 2020
Replies: 33
Views: 3039

Re: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show 27-29 March 2020

not wishing to make this sound wrong..........our current web master and host has done a fantastic job ......... but if Chris who runs and maintains the site has no time, the site needs up dating, it needs maintenance...etc etc.... and Chris hasn't got the time to do it but it might happen in the ne...
by theelanman
Sat Dec 28, 2019 14:28
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show 27-29 March 2020
Replies: 33
Views: 3039

Re: NEC Classic Car & Restoration Show 27-29 March 2020

Mine should have just been finished by then......... So technically no tinkering required........ If it's any use........I'm happy to loan it out for the weekend......as I'm not really free for a whole weekend personally due to my 4 and 3 year old.......lol Their mother would make mince meat of me i...
by theelanman
Wed Dec 18, 2019 11:23
Forum: General
Topic: do we have a repository?
Replies: 2
Views: 388

do we have a repository?

as we cant upload files.........what do we do with the files we find... that may be useful to the group??? Ive got paint codes and Logos from my research...... I thought it might be good to upload it to the site....but cant see an obvious way of doing it........(I could have missed it tho'....lol) w...
by theelanman
Wed Dec 18, 2019 08:23
Forum: General
Topic: Polybush, New Source.
Replies: 5
Views: 530

Re: Polybush, New Source.

I have used poly bushes on the M100 you can get them in whatever shore rating you want to match the original rubber ones..... (which as mentioned are not available anymore due to their chemical composition) the ones Ive fitted are oversized and 'glued' over sized in the fact that the steel centre tu...
by theelanman
Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:18
Forum: General
Topic: sales brochure
Replies: 2
Views: 412

sales brochure

anyone got a reasonable size scan/pic of the front of the sales brochures for the Elite and also the Eclat
the dusk pic of the Elite....and the Eclat with the glider

theyre able to send me.....???

just thought Id ask

thanks
Gareth
by theelanman
Wed Dec 04, 2019 08:15
Forum: General
Topic: The Future of the Club
Replies: 54
Views: 3608

Re: The Future of the Club

if you wish to see an example can I just say that www.lotuselancentral.com is also hosted by TLF and was just migrated over to the same server...... it is very very similar to this site........... they have their own maintenance/storage/moderation.....and are completely separate from TLF self fundin...