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by alanmoss
Thu Oct 04, 2018 20:25
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 8602

Re: Lotus in the Peak 2019

shaunw wrote: Hi Alan, do you know yet if there is going to be a choice of routes again this year and if so, will they all be starting from Hartington?

Shaun
Details to be sorted on routes but I am sure that there will be alternative routes.
by alanmoss
Thu Oct 04, 2018 12:37
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus Festival - 29th Sept. 2018, Hethel (strongly rumoured)
Replies: 169
Views: 11149

Re: Lotus Festival - 29th Sept. 2018, Hethel (strongly rumou

This week's Classic Car Weekly page 18, just saying.
by alanmoss
Thu Oct 04, 2018 12:13
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Monaco white code?
Replies: 8
Views: 713

Re: Monaco white code?

‘L’ prefix codes indicate nitro-cellulose paint for which two suppliers reference numbers are sometimes quoted - International Paint (formerly Pinchin & Johnson) and ICI. ‘A’ prefix paint codes are used for cars finished in ICI 2K two pack acrylic polyurethane paint introduced around 1977. ‘B’ codes...
by alanmoss
Thu Oct 04, 2018 09:20
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Monaco white code?
Replies: 8
Views: 713

Re: Monaco white code?

Your paint code should be A21 Monaco White ICI P4207517 touch up pen B050B6237S

As mentioned earlier should be on the vin plate or a label near it.
by alanmoss
Tue Oct 02, 2018 22:38
Forum: Electrics and Electronics
Topic: Uh oh
Replies: 20
Views: 1388

Re: Uh oh

Fault found - one of the fine coil wires has come adrift from the terminal. Probably happened when it fell out of the housing and I tried to push it back in. New relay fitted, though I suspect it may be the wrong type. If it keeps me going until the weekend when, with a bit of luck, the right relay...
by alanmoss
Tue Oct 02, 2018 10:18
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 8602

Re: Lotus in the Peak 2019

Talking to Dean last Saturday he was keen to have the Excel group join in with the friday and saturday if possible, so suggested accommodation in or around Hartington.
by alanmoss
Sat Sep 29, 2018 15:16
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus in the Peak 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 8602

Lotus in the Peak 2019

Dates for diary Friday 21st - Sunday 23rd June 2019.
Ending at. Peak Rail again.
Based from Hartington if you are looking for accommodation.
by alanmoss
Sat Sep 29, 2018 15:12
Forum: General
Topic: Holidays in Hethel?
Replies: 3
Views: 430

Re: Holidays in Hethel?

Serious investment planned. The model of the site on show today is impressive.
by alanmoss
Thu Sep 27, 2018 11:42
Forum: Wheels and Tyres
Topic: Brake hoses
Replies: 1
Views: 383

Re: Brake hoses

Mine were replaced with Goodridge Braided Hoses about 10 years ago; mileage then was just under 50K.
Also had some of the metal brake pipes to the rear replaced as some corrosion was evident.
by alanmoss
Sat Sep 15, 2018 21:06
Forum: Events, Meetings and a "Run Out"
Topic: Lotus Festival - 29th Sept. 2018, Hethel (strongly rumoured)
Replies: 169
Views: 11149

Re: Lotus Festival - 29th Sept. 2018, Hethel (strongly rumou

No - Bibs posted on the Lotus Forums this morning that those who ordered through Lotus70.com will be posted two tickets (one per person) and a car sticker (to get the car in) from Monday.
by alanmoss
Mon Sep 10, 2018 14:15
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Carpets - please help :)
Replies: 20
Views: 2319

Re: Carpets - please help :)

Yes it just tucks under the side trim, There is a velcro fastening near the front of the carpet to securely locate onto the floor.
I do have some (old) Lotus overmats which came with clips to prevent sliding under the pedals,
by alanmoss
Mon Sep 10, 2018 12:06
Forum: Bodywork, Fitments, Interior and Trim
Topic: Carpets - please help :)
Replies: 20
Views: 2319

Re: Carpets - please help :)

This is a plan of the driver's side front carpet I did for another member, dimensions in cm.. (Passenger side similar but reversed). The 25x29 bit extends under the seat. Haven't photographed as KevW is sending his and mine are a bit grimy after the Dream Rides season. https://sbfvwg.bn.files.1drv.c...
by alanmoss
Sun Sep 02, 2018 20:40
Forum: General
Topic: A new decoration
Replies: 5
Views: 509

Re: A new decoration

Very smart Richard, well done.