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by theelanman
Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:33
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: leaky sunroof......replace or remove
Replies: 3
Views: 262

leaky sunroof......replace or remove

I have a 78 S1 Elite...... a previous owner has added a sunroof..... this roof has now started to leak (Im guessing due to the age of the plastics/rubbers etc) so.....what do people think......as the car is going to paint soon........ should I put it back how it was?....and remove the aftermarket po...
by theelanman
Tue Apr 09, 2019 20:57
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: FREE TICKETS - Oulton Park Gold Cup 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 291

Re: FREE TICKETS - Oulton Park Gold Cup 2019

Of course......feel free to use the CLOG one as that was the first one I registered
by theelanman
Tue Apr 09, 2019 15:13
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: FREE TICKETS - Oulton Park Gold Cup 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 291

Re: FREE TICKETS - Oulton Park Gold Cup 2019

I do this for the LDC/TLF/CLOG/NORLOG/NYLOC....and anyone else that want to come.......
Ive been doing it since the event was brought back to life some 17 years ago......
and been inviting any and all Lotus owners along.......that way we're all together...... :mrgreen:
by theelanman
Tue Apr 09, 2019 08:35
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: FREE TICKETS - Oulton Park Gold Cup 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 291

FREE TICKETS - Oulton Park Gold Cup 2019

https://msvstatic.com/cache/event/OP-19-Gold-Cup/thumbnail.jpg free tickets for Lotus drivers.... https://shop.msv.com/DisplayCar/Register/OP-19-Gold-Cup?clubID=661 its a do it yourself one this year...... go on the Gold Cup entry thing..... agree to the disclaimer......then as you proceed you need...
by theelanman
Mon Mar 25, 2019 16:24
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Paint codes
Replies: 24
Views: 1198

Re: Paint codes

ok research has come back and despite the engraving on the vin plate.....its showing as L12 Lagoon Blue now I know this is going to sound daft but Ive seen so many with what they say is lagoon blue but again.........its never looked the same colour twice...... is that the light or the paint?....... ...
by theelanman
Fri Mar 22, 2019 08:58
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 5041

Re: Lotus in the Peak 2019

Id only stated that there were other options for those who couldn't make the LiTP weekend........
didn't really see a problem with that

ah well........apologies for trying to help........

oh and I have been to a couple of these......
by theelanman
Thu Mar 21, 2019 08:08
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 5041

Re: Lotus in the Peak 2019

who's going to Castle Coombe? 25th/26th May
by theelanman
Wed Mar 20, 2019 11:50
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 5041

Re: Lotus in the Peak 2019

I didnt know MLOC had club members from so far away....... I tend to use my local club........ of if its a specific type then attend where we decide annually.........without the need for any more than one type to attend....... have you tried setting up a local meeting?...LDC...CL...TLF.....NYLOC.......
by theelanman
Wed Mar 20, 2019 07:58
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 5041

Re: Lotus in the Peak 2019

if you cant make this one there is a Peak District run which has been going for many years....... and something you can do in your own time and at a speed you choose and you're not just following someone on the following weekend..........30th June just in case anyone is interested....... https://no...
by theelanman
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:17
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 5041

Re: Lotus in the Peak 2019

if you cant make this one there is a Peak District run which has been going for many years....... and something you can do in your own time and at a speed you choose and you're not just following someone on the following weekend..........30th June just in case anyone is interested....... https://nor...
by theelanman
Wed Mar 06, 2019 08:28
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Paint codes
Replies: 24
Views: 1198

Re: Paint codes

code A32
Mediterranean blue
anyone got any pics please.......
thanks
by theelanman
Fri Mar 01, 2019 08:57
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Club Tooling
Replies: 6
Views: 452

Re: Club Tooling

not at that price......
doesnt even come with the pegs to hold the tools........
I could make of those if there was a pic of it face on.....(so I can work out the sizes of stuff)
by theelanman
Fri Feb 22, 2019 16:11
Forum: General
Topic: A great idea or absolute madness?
Replies: 13
Views: 683

Re: A great idea or absolute madness?

I have been to Le Mans in all my original elan....and +2 never missed a beat......... the only problem we did have was my mates S3 Elan (rolling restoration) had had new cooling system pipes........ hed got one pipe that was a bit too short but fitted it anyway...... needless to say is worked its wa...
by theelanman
Thu Feb 07, 2019 12:25
Forum: General
Topic: insurance
Replies: 5
Views: 375

insurance

just had a renewal through....... £120 including UK and European brakedown and home start limited to 3000 miles.....me and the wife to drive 1978 Lotus Elite......agreed value at £10k does this sound fair..........? last year when I got it I just popped it onto a policy that I already had running fo...
by theelanman
Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:34
Forum: History & Memorabilia
Topic: Elite 45th anniversary
Replies: 8
Views: 743

Re: Elite 45th anniversary

Guys just an idea...... Club Lotus are running their usual weekend at Castle Combe 25/26/27th May (the Bank Holiday Weekend) the Lotus Elan M100 celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year too.......and 20 years of the LEC.....the M100 Club their plan is to have a track parade on one of the days.........