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    Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

Sounds like an exhaust leak
dmc4087 Members Cars 59 3,171 17 Sep 2021, 22:29
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

That looks the business Richard, excellent work
dmc4087 Members Cars 206 27,827 06 Jan 2021, 16:40
    Thread: #2292 New engine
Post: RE: #2292 New engine

Hi Claire, if you are getting a quote on copying that bell housing I would be interested. All the best with the conversion!
dmc4087 Members Cars 103 40,495 03 Jan 2021, 16:03
    Thread: Engine block wanted
Post: RE: Engine block wanted

Well that makes me feel just great lol! Should have said - if they just bought it for spares and aren't using it, I'd be interested in their number. Cheers
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,219 25 Apr 2019, 12:58
    Thread: Engine block wanted
Post: Engine block wanted

Hi all, I am on the lookout for a rot-free engine block, would anybody have one going spare / know of one? Many thanks, Thomas
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,219 23 Apr 2019, 22:04
    Thread: Sandwich plate wanted
Post: Sandwich plate wanted

Hi all - anybody happen to have one of these lying around? Maybe an old engine that's well past it? Long shot I know. Cheers
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 2,090 04 Sep 2015, 21:13
    Thread: Complete PRV Laguna Engine For Sale
Post: Re: Complete PRV Laguna Engine For Sale

I like the idea of going to efi and never again crossing paths with another k-jet component :P
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 3,925 04 May 2015, 21:46
    Thread: Complete PRV Laguna Engine For Sale
Post: Re: Complete PRV Laguna Engine For Sale

Ah right, any drawbacks on that particular prv then?
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 3,925 04 May 2015, 21:30
    Thread: Complete PRV Laguna Engine For Sale
Post: Re: Complete PRV Laguna Engine For Sale

Can the dmc sandwich plate and sump be swopped over to this engine?
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 3,925 04 May 2015, 20:41
    Thread: VIN 1780 - The Resurrection Blog
Post: Re: VIN 1780 - The Resurrection Blog

DMCNI Wrote:To most of you progress has been slow but we only get working at the car now and again, day to day work, plenty of overtime and general life gets in the way. However I am more than happy ...
dmc4087 Members Cars 33 18,861 19 Feb 2015, 18:20
    Thread: 1976 DeLorean Proto 1 for sale.
Post: Re: 1976 DeLorean Proto 1 for sale.

Rich Hanlon Wrote:I wonder if the Ulster Folk and Transport museum are aware? Would be the logical ome for it... They cant look after the Delorean they have, never mind the proto.
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 29 12,768 29 Apr 2014, 17:09
    Thread: Coolant pipe for otterstat wanted
Post: Coolant pipe for otterstat wanted

http://store.delorean.com/c-332-1-3-2-p ... rpump.aspx Number 18 from that page, part number 110131. Condition doesnt really matter. Thanks
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 1 1,333 15 Jan 2014, 15:37
    Thread: LHD vs. RHD
Post: Re: LHD vs. RHD

The LHD is fine, you get used to it quick enough. My opinion, but I dont think its worth the hassle and expense converting one.
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 13 4,810 04 Oct 2013, 13:24
    Thread: Chassis Colour?
Post: Re: Chassis Colour?

matclarke Wrote:H Chris, She's in great shape, and thank you to all for the colour suggestions.... A year ago I noticed the chassis needed some TLC.....I luckily found a car restorer right outside t...
dmc4087 8 - Frame / Body / Interior 10 6,546 04 Oct 2013, 13:19
    Thread: Black DeLorean stolen in US
Post: Re: Black DeLorean stolen in US

Not good. It sounds like its in poor condition for only having 600 odd miles on it....
dmc4087 Off topic talk, general chat etc 6 2,782 20 Sep 2013, 14:34
    Thread: Water bottle cap
Post: Re: Water bottle cap

30 quid for a bottle cap?? I had similar issues to you recently. Even with a new cap, the seal was still crap (my coolant bottle is not original btw). I took the bottle cap to B&Q, and in the p...
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 8 2,916 20 Aug 2013, 11:02
    Thread: Upgraded window motors on ebay
Post: Upgraded window motors on ebay

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Delorean-Upgr ... 140wt_1141 Thanks
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 1,801 16 Aug 2013, 12:05
    Thread: defective delorean europe plastic water bottle
Post: Re: defective delorean europe plastic water bottle

It is ridiculous, you really need to be careful with the remanufactured stuff. Quality is seriously lacking.
dmc4087 1 - Engine 31 11,305 13 Aug 2013, 20:48
    Thread: Seat Backs Keep Coming Off
Post: Re: Seaf Backs Keep Coming Off

Rissy Wrote:dmc4087 Wrote:I'd guess by September 81 they knew what they were doing. You'd think eh. lol! Lol yea, for a Delorean anyway. The nicest one I came across was at a charity auction in Bel...
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 23 7,222 09 Aug 2013, 11:16
    Thread: Seat Backs Keep Coming Off
Post: Re: Seaf Backs Keep Coming Off

Rissy Wrote:dmc4087 Wrote:My drivers seat did this before I had the interior retrimmed in nappa (my vin isnt early, 4087) I thought it was down to the crappy card material beginning to break up or sa...
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 23 7,222 08 Aug 2013, 16:36
    Thread: Seat Backs Keep Coming Off
Post: Re: Seaf Backs Keep Coming Off

My drivers seat did this before I had the interior retrimmed in nappa (my vin isnt early, 4087) I thought it was down to the crappy card material beginning to break up or sag?
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 23 7,222 08 Aug 2013, 12:40
    Thread: defective delorean europe plastic water bottle
Post: Re: defective delorean europe plastic water bottle

Rich Hanlon Wrote:True, I remember that, I was amazed that you were so committed and clear of what you wanted at that young age! I wouldnt do it that way again but sure.
dmc4087 1 - Engine 31 11,305 08 Aug 2013, 12:37
    Thread: defective delorean europe plastic water bottle
Post: Re: defective delorean europe plastic water bottle

Rich Hanlon Wrote:Whoah - mis-read that as "17th Birthday" - was thinking you must have a very long paper round to have a Delorean before your 17th Birthday! I managed to get mine before my 17th birt...
dmc4087 1 - Engine 31 11,305 07 Aug 2013, 12:31
    Thread: Stainless header tank
Post: Re: Stainless header tank

Chris Williams Wrote:Quote:And don't bin your plsatic one! Plenty of people would give their eye teeth for an original! Well I will take a couple of eye teeth for my old one, all works and holds press...
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 6 2,443 17 Jul 2013, 22:39
    Thread: cooling fan problems
Post: Re: cooling fan problems

Chris Williams Wrote:Mind on a slightly on/off topic I have had 2 brand new otterstats fail within 4 months so have decided they are a piece of *rap as well :roll: Chris I had a similar issue with o...
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 17 7,057 08 Jul 2013, 19:23
    Thread: The Delorean Pog's
Post: Re: The Delorean Pog's

Rich Hanlon Wrote:I recognise Ronald Ferguson, standing, 2nd from right. (DOA man) Any more? Didnt realise the DOA were going THAT long.
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 11 3,784 25 Jun 2013, 15:18
    Thread: Giorgetto Giugiaro is he the main Guy?
Post: Re: Giorgetto Giugiaro is he the main Guy?

I dont understand why you would want a signature defacing a part of the car. Having a picture of him in it would be cool though.
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 11 3,895 16 Jun 2013, 22:45
    Thread: inside wheel damage
Post: Re: inside wheel damage

See about getting the wheel reburbed as said above.
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 14 5,431 23 May 2013, 14:02
    Thread: inside wheel damage
Post: Re: inside wheel damage

marwood82 Wrote:hmm, sounds plausible. i think kev said it had had something done to the front suspension. (i think on the right hand side, but i guess the garage could have put the wheels on the othe...
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 14 5,431 22 May 2013, 19:04
    Thread: inside wheel damage
Post: Re: inside wheel damage

That looks like a balljoint has failed before causing the arm to drop onto the wheel. Does it have Houston balljoints by any chance?
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 14 5,431 22 May 2013, 17:07
    Thread: Stainless Exhaust from club shop
Post: Re: Stainless Exhaust from Club Shop.

ayr41 Wrote:I have a complete new S/S exhaust system plus gaskets brass bolts the full Monty which I bought for 510 but never fitted it, it was bought from a firm in Nottinghamshire can't remember nam...
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 15 6,115 18 Apr 2013, 16:00
    Thread: Door vent outlet wanted
Post: Re: Door vent outlet wanted

I gave Dave a call there, he will get back to me during the week. I'll ring Chris on Monday Thanks!
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,344 13 Apr 2013, 19:58
    Thread: Door vent outlet wanted
Post: Door vent outlet wanted

Long shot, but anybody got a good used one (or two) before I pay the vendors? Fecking dear for all they are :( http://store.delorean.com/p-9891-vent-outlet.aspx
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,344 12 Apr 2013, 19:49
    Thread: Angel Eye/Halo Headlight
Post: Re: Angel Eye/Halo Headlight

Martin, is that the proper halo lights with the bulb rather than led's?
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 3 1,553 08 Apr 2013, 17:46
    Thread: OEM Style License Bezel wanted
Post: Re: OEM Style License Bezel wanted

JamesRGUK Wrote:I've seen DMC Huston's fibreglass front/rear fascias and I have to say whilst some of DMCH's repro parts are not really to my liking, the fascias look really sharp, now if dave can rec...
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 16 5,042 20 Mar 2013, 20:06
    Thread: DeLorean stuff to do in Belfast?
Post: Re: DeLorean stuff to do in Belfast?

The work the guys did clearing it was brilliant. Its probably back to the old state by now. [Image: http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b160/8...4cee52.jpg] [Image: http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/...
dmc4087 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 10 4,087 02 Mar 2013, 23:36
    Thread: Rear view mirror wanted
Post: Re: Rear view mirror wanted

They certainly did, new mirror looks great! One more thing off the list, only about 3000 more to go. Thanks again!
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 10 3,340 25 Feb 2013, 20:50
    Thread: Rear view mirror wanted
Post: Re: Rear view mirror wanted

Superb, pm coming soon
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 10 3,340 14 Feb 2013, 00:10
    Thread: Rear view mirror wanted
Post: Re: Rear view mirror wanted

Cheers Martin. I'll try to get that one if Rich cant find the spare.
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 10 3,340 13 Feb 2013, 21:13
    Thread: Rear view mirror wanted
Post: Re: Rear view mirror wanted

Cheers guys. Old fords are hard to find in scrapyards round me now, they have all turned back to soil.
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 10 3,340 13 Feb 2013, 19:09
    Thread: Rear view mirror wanted
Post: Rear view mirror wanted

Hi all, My mirror is in bad shape, took the chance to remove it while the windscreen was out there. Anybody have a good spare, or know what its out of? Thanks
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 10 3,340 13 Feb 2013, 17:55
    Thread: Drivers side window motor wanted
Post: Re: Drivers side window motor wanted

Hi mate good to hear from ya. I'll take whatever you have; I cant bring myself to pay a few hundred for the new window motors so I'll attempt to fix some originals! Let me know how much you want for...
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 1,466 28 Jan 2013, 21:29
    Thread: Drivers side window motor wanted
Post: Drivers side window motor wanted

Long shot I know but would anybody have a used drivers side window motor? Maybe somebody upgraded and kept their old one? Thanks
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 1,466 27 Jan 2013, 13:24
    Thread: A/C face plate decal wantedPosted: Wed Jan 16, 2013 4:03 pm
Post: A/C face plate decal wantedPosted: Wed Jan 16, 201...

Hi, Anybody have one spare? I definately had another but it has disappeared. Thanks!
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 0 1,040 16 Jan 2013, 17:07
    Thread: Brake Master Cylinder leaking - HELP!
Post: Re: Brake Master Cylinder leaking - HELP!

My frame needed a patch below the M/C reservoir - this was carried out during the frame off. The plate below the fuel tank was also badly corroded, and in the end I replaced it. Might be worth havin...
dmc4087 6 - Brakes / Wheels / Tyres 10 6,581 02 Jan 2013, 16:17
    Thread: Lower control arm supports from Josh @ DPI
Post: Re: Lower control arm supports from Josh @ DPI

Just asked Josh for some pics there. I couldnt find a link on his site.
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,381 22 Dec 2012, 14:27
    Thread: Lower control arm supports from Josh @ DPI
Post: Lower control arm supports from Josh @ DPI

I contacted Josh about a set of his LCA's. His sets are similarly priced to Ed but he will do a discount for a group. Would anybody be interested? Once I have numbers, I can go back for a quote.
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,381 21 Dec 2012, 15:30
    Thread: A mixed bag of problems.......
Post: Re: A mixed bag of problems.......

Cheers I'll probably take you up on that. My interior is in bits anyway while bits are off getting nice leather. You can see the cack glued to my heater box in this pic [Image: http://i19.photobuck...
dmc4087 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 49 20,920 04 Dec 2012, 15:36
    Thread: Looking for DMC-12 in the UK
Post: Re: Looking for DMC-12 in the UK

http://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C348942 This a local car, I know it well. Its very clean and original with a few nice enhancements. The minor leccy issues could be sorted easily.
dmc4087 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 6 2,683 04 Dec 2012, 13:49
    Thread: A mixed bag of problems.......
Post: Re: A mixed bag of problems.......

I need to do this job too. Theres no visible coolant leaks but the exterior of the box has been covered in sealant tape and goo from a PO so there must be an underlying problem. Most of the interior ...
dmc4087 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 49 20,920 04 Dec 2012, 12:23