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    Thread: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800
Post: RE: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800

UIJ 197 is available for £400 if interested.  It is Irish rather than Northern Irish and being six characters where two are slim it fits in the rear OEM bezel nicely...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 12 2,589 14 Apr 2021, 08:05
    Thread: Auction: 8 DMC Parts (1 new / 7 used) some rare items, ends Sun 18th April
Post: Auction: 8 DMC Parts (1 new / 7 used) some rare it...

For Sale By Auction: 8 DMC Parts (1 new / 7 used) some rare items, ends Sun 18th April   I’m having a clear out of new/used parts.  Some of these parts (new and unused) are no longer available from a...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 0 154 08 Apr 2021, 21:21
    Thread: 18 DMC Parts (9 new / 9 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sun 4th April
Post: 18 DMC Parts (9 new / 9 used) some are rare items,...

18 DMC Parts (9 new / 9 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sun 4th April I’m having a clear out of new/used parts.  Some of these parts (new and unused) are no longer available from any of the ...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 0 183 25 Mar 2021, 22:27
    Thread: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are for sale
Post: RE: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are...

(24 Mar 2021, 09:06)Chris P Wrote: how much are you asking for your car Chris?  I keep thinking about converting mine to Electric...... Hi Chris, I wasn't advertising it for sale, but an enthusiast...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 935 24 Mar 2021, 09:35
    Thread: UIJ 197 Cherished Reg (On Retention) Auction ends 28th March
Post: UIJ 197 Cherished Reg (On Retention) Auction ends ...

UIJ 197 Cherished Registration Plate (On Retention) – No Reserve! Details This unusual dateless plate is Irish based hence the lesser spotted U at the beginning.  This was chosen for an American car ...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 0 216 18 Mar 2021, 21:55
    Thread: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are for sale
Post: RE: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are...

Ideas so far include an Audi R8 V8/V10 manual, F Type R, Toyota Supra MKV, TVR Tuscan S, Corvette C7, Lexus LC500 or Bullitt Mustang as potential replacements once lock down is over…
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 935 15 Mar 2021, 10:51
    Thread: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are for sale
Post: RE: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are...

(14 Mar 2021, 19:17)Rich Hanlon Wrote: (14 Mar 2021, 12:34)Chris Hawes Wrote: http://www.delorean-hire.co.uk for sale The domain above is for sale and so is the website itself, if of interest.  A...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 935 15 Mar 2021, 09:43
    Thread: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are for sale
Post: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are for...

http://www.delorean-hire.co.uk for sale The domain above is for sale and so is the website itself, if of interest.  A fun and creative away to have your car pay for itself.  The only reason I'm selli...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 935 14 Mar 2021, 12:34
    Thread: 25 DMC Parts (12 new / 13 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sun 21st March 21
Post: RE: 25 DMC Parts (12 new / 13 used) some are rare ...

oops, I can't correct it but the end date on this auction run is Sun 21st March, not 14th.
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 1 266 13 Mar 2021, 23:48
    Thread: 25 DMC Parts (12 new / 13 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sun 21st March 21
Post: 25 DMC Parts (12 new / 13 used) some are rare item...

25 DMC Parts (12 new / 13 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sun 14th March 21 I’m having a clear out of new/used parts.  Some of these parts (new and unused) are no longer available from any of...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 1 266 11 Mar 2021, 21:19
    Thread: 33 DMC Parts (15 new / 18 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sat 6th March 21
Post: 33 DMC Parts (15 new / 18 used) some are rare item...

33 DMC Parts (15 new / 18 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sat 6th March 21 I’m having a clear out of new/used parts.  Some of these parts (new and unused) are no longer available from any of ...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 0 194 24 Feb 2021, 22:48
    Thread: 40 DMC Parts (17 new / 23 used) some are rare items, auctions end Sun 14th Feb 21
Post: 40 DMC Parts (17 new / 23 used) some are rare item...

I’m having a clear out of new/used parts.  Some of these parts (new and unused) are no longer available from any of the vendors.  All of the items finish in the evening of Sunday 14th February GMT.  S...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 0 243 07 Feb 2021, 18:57
    Thread: Factory OEM Defrost switch wanted
Post: Factory OEM Defrost switch wanted

I'm looking for a factory switch (not the reproduction units). Does anyone have a spare working unit to sell? I know of someone that has a switch minus the internals (so if you have the internals o...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 1 766 19 Jan 2020, 22:38
    Thread: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255
Post: RE: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255

Sorry Chris, I'd left it set as 'private'. I've now corrected this to 'public' so it should now work fine.
Chris Hawes Members Cars 11 5,811 16 Apr 2019, 14:16
    Thread: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255
Post: RE: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255

[Video: https://youtu.be/kGoAzTufDjU] A clip of the first start up
Chris Hawes Members Cars 11 5,811 16 Apr 2019, 07:40
    Thread: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255
Post: RE: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255

[Image: https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/G8eSyQ...9KaA=w1410] Following on from the engine (‘modified’ LS3 6.2L V8) and transmission (Porsche 911 ‘964’ Turbo G50\52) swap to make the Legacy3 a reali...
Chris Hawes Members Cars 11 5,811 14 Apr 2019, 14:32
    Thread: New Spare Space Saver Wheel
Post: RE: New Spare Space Saver Wheel

My space saver original wheel had a none original Continental fitted which was a Continental CST 17 T125/70 R15 95M It was fitted to the space saver when I bought it and the car in 2002. When I recen...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 17 8,167 19 Feb 2019, 19:45
    Thread: Clutch replacement
Post: RE: Clutch replacement

(17 Feb 2019, 17:46)Jongy Wrote: Hi All, I wonder if I can get some advice.... My Delorean has just covered 9,000 miles according to the odometer (but this might be false judging by some of the wea...
Chris Hawes 4 - Transmission - Manual & Automatic 48 24,892 17 Feb 2019, 23:32
    Thread: OEM radiator shroud & DPNW radiator fans
Post: RE: OEM radiator shroud & DPNW radiator fans

I've now listed them onto eBay to increase visibility DeLorean DMC-12 OEM Fan Cowling (SHROUD) & DPNW Fans - FREE SHIPPING https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/163534278979 ... 1555.l2649
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,266 09 Feb 2019, 17:35
    Thread: OEM radiator shroud & DPNW radiator fans
Post: OEM radiator shroud & DPNW radiator fans

My engine conversion required larger fans and with them a new shroud, so this frees these up for an owner that would like a no longer available original OEM shroud.  The OEM shroud as per the photos w...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 1,266 25 Nov 2018, 19:53
    Thread: DeLorean ‘unique’ Loud V8 Style Exhaust For Sale from VIN 5255
Post: RE: DeLorean ‘unique’ Loud V8 Style Exhaust For Sa...

(03 Sep 2018, 10:24)marty Wrote: (23 Feb 2018, 13:44)Guinney1971 Wrote: wow, that exhaust was the stuff of legends Hawsey! Hi there is this still for sale? (unlikely as this was ages ago)  :D no...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 5 2,634 03 Sep 2018, 21:26
    Thread: Holmfirth
Post: RE: Holmfirth

Steve Tucker used to live there but is mostly in Manchester now.  Not sure if the car is still there though...
Chris Hawes General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 3 1,551 31 Aug 2018, 21:53
    Thread: Speedometer strangeness
Post: RE: Speedometer strangeness

The cable and angle drive may have dried out and the damage is partially done hence the partial reading you getting.  If the angle drive dries out then the plastic cup starts to round off giving the e...
Chris Hawes 3 - Electrical 2 1,434 27 Aug 2018, 17:09
    Thread: Insurance.... Agreed value - Adrian Flux
Post: RE: Insurance.... Agreed value - Adrian Flux

I found Flux to up my premium annually (just like what the AA try and do if you let them) and then they started to slowly remove the benefits (like being able to drive other vehicles).  I switched to ...
Chris Hawes General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 24 9,558 21 Jul 2018, 12:01
    Thread: Rear number plate..... where to get?
Post: RE: Rear number plate..... where to get?

(09 Apr 2018, 12:33)TristanC Wrote: Thank you. That’s what I’ve been trying on some of these online designers. Thanks for the info. Screw motorbikes, it's an import so you can legally do 64mm tall...
Chris Hawes General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 10 4,481 09 Apr 2018, 21:40
    Thread: A610 3.0L PRV V6 DeLorean ‘Legacy 2’ Project For Sale
Post: RE: A610 3.0L PRV V6 DeLorean ‘Legacy 2’ Project F...

Hi Claire, It's all been very exciting; I'm currently writing up my Legacy3 project which I'll be submitting to the club mag and via its topic below:- http://www.deloreans.co.uk/forum/showthr...ht=le...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 2,783 03 Apr 2018, 20:14
    Thread: A610 3.0L PRV V6 DeLorean ‘Legacy 2’ Project For Sale
Post: RE: A610 3.0L PRV V6 DeLorean ‘Legacy 2’ Project F...

The Legacy2 project has now been SOLD and going into a different type of car (interior style and colour scheme is different), which means the gauges remain available and are best suited for a DeLorean...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 2,783 01 Apr 2018, 19:08
    Thread: OEM Look Gauges for Turbo Project (SPA Gauges (Brand New))
Post: OEM Look Gauges for Turbo Project (SPA Gauges (Bra...

The Legacy2 project http://www.deloreans.co.uk/forum/showthr...p?tid=5776 has now been SOLD and going into a different type of car (interior style and colour scheme is different), which means these ga...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 0 910 01 Apr 2018, 19:01
    Thread: Fuel gauge is pointing down no matter what
Post: RE: Fuel gauge is pointing down no matter what

Great spot Chris, I'd noticed that too since [Image: https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/UG2CcM...avKdU=w200] the conversion.  I now have a much more powerful Bosch 044 fuel pump which is overkill for a...
Chris Hawes 3 - Electrical 9 3,999 01 Apr 2018, 08:35
    Thread: Fuel gauge is pointing down no matter what
Post: RE: Fuel gauge is pointing down no matter what

[Image: https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/hMLyim...ntcZI=w200] Through the testing (as per the video I've just uploaded via the thumbnail above) I was able to confirm the issue wasn't the wiring or ...
Chris Hawes 3 - Electrical 9 3,999 31 Mar 2018, 09:45
    Thread: Fuel gauge is pointing down no matter what
Post: Fuel gauge is pointing down no matter what

Another new recent problem, my fuel gauge is pointing down no matter what. So far I've done the following:- I've used the multi-meter to verify that the signal from the green/black wire (for the gaug...
Chris Hawes 3 - Electrical 9 3,999 26 Mar 2018, 22:17
    Thread: A610 3.0L PRV V6 DeLorean ‘Legacy 2’ Project For Sale
Post: A610 3.0L PRV V6 DeLorean ‘Legacy 2’ Project For S...

A610 3.0L PRV V6 DeLorean ‘Legacy 2’ Project For Sale Overview The below project was designed around replacing the older, normally aspirated odd fire 2.85L PRV V6 in my DeLorean DMC-12 with a lat...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 2,783 11 Mar 2018, 23:21
    Thread: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255
Post: RE: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255

(02 Mar 2018, 11:15)Guinney1971 Wrote: Scooby lump and trans in a De? I did consider it when Flopsy's engine failed. no and no :)
Chris Hawes Members Cars 11 5,811 04 Mar 2018, 13:09
    Thread: DeLorean 5 Speed UN1 369 Transmission For Sale from VIN 5255
Post: RE: DeLorean 5 Speed UN1 369 Transmission For Sale...

(21 Feb 2018, 09:08)Chris Williams Wrote: Quote:It's only for sale as no longer required due to the Legacy3 conversion Ohhh tell us more! Or are you writing it up for us? Chris Hi Chris, see:- http...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 5 2,494 24 Feb 2018, 10:22
    Thread: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255
Post: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255

[Image: https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/WMuKoi...SEcO8=w800] http://www.legacy3.co.uk I'll be writing this up in detail for the club magazine too :)
Chris Hawes Members Cars 11 5,811 24 Feb 2018, 10:14
    Thread: DeLorean ‘unique’ Loud V8 Style Exhaust For Sale from VIN 5255
Post: DeLorean ‘unique’ Loud V8 Style Exhaust For Sale f...

It’s a very sad day on one hand, that this exhaust is to be sold; but it's only for sale as no longer required due to the Legacy3 conversion.  It also means another enthusiast can enjoy the design on ...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 5 2,634 21 Feb 2018, 23:21
    Thread: DeLorean 5 Speed UN1 369 Transmission For Sale from VIN 5255
Post: RE: DeLorean 5 Speed UN1 369 Transmission For Sale...

To confirm, the gearbox has already sold.  Thanks for reading :)
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 5 2,494 20 Feb 2018, 23:12
    Thread: DeLorean 5 Speed UN1 369 Transmission For Sale from VIN 5255
Post: DeLorean 5 Speed UN1 369 Transmission For Sale fro...

DeLorean 5 Speed UN1 369 Transmission For Sale from VIN 5255 £500 As per the photos it is in as removed condition; but underneath the dirt and grime is a very clean original transmission.  It's only f...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 5 2,494 20 Feb 2018, 21:58
    Thread: DeLorean wanted for wedding 4/8/2018 Nr Richmnond
Post: RE: DeLorean wanted for wedding 4/8/2018 Nr Richmn...

(03 Jan 2018, 12:22)Chris Williams Wrote: Apologies: Helen-carrx@hotmail.co.uk Aha, now that hasn't bounced :)  Thanks Chris
Chris Hawes TV/Film Hire and Work Requests 3 2,304 06 Jan 2018, 00:35
    Thread: DeLorean wanted for wedding 4/8/2018 Nr Richmnond
Post: RE: DeLorean wanted for wedding 4/8/2018 Nr Richmn...

(02 Jan 2018, 14:32)Chris Williams Wrote: Kris has asked me to post this up for him due to selling his car. He had a booking for the 8th August to take a groom to his wedding. if any one fancies the...
Chris Hawes TV/Film Hire and Work Requests 3 2,304 02 Jan 2018, 21:58
    Thread: Angle Drives
Post: RE: Angle Drives

Guys, Is installation for a DMCH style angle drive simply undo the 32mm nut, apply grease and install? I know my cable and plastic cap are okay.  My speedograph version has managed around 30k so will...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 93 40,539 26 Oct 2017, 22:54
    Thread: Aircon low pressure switch
Post: RE: Aircon low pressure switch

It's only taken two years, but here are the photos mentioned from my last post. Chosen location for aircon relays in an automotive rated enclosure [Image: http://i93.photobucket.com/albums/l55/Ch......
Chris Hawes 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 8 5,060 20 Jun 2017, 21:53
    Thread: Diagnosing and bulletproofing you A/C
Post: RE: Diagnosing and bulletproofing you A/C

It was two years ago via http://www.deloreans.co.uk/forum/showthr...p?tid=5071 that I referenced the article that Marek has just published.  I've now added the photos to the above article and below:- ...
Chris Hawes 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 12 8,426 20 Jun 2017, 21:48
    Thread: Mike Bosworth
Post: RE: Mike Bosworth

Good grief, it has been a while since I was on the forum and I'm staggered to learn of Bozzy's passing.  It's great to see the support his family have had and how they have learnt more about this side...
Chris Hawes Off topic talk, general chat etc 33 24,108 18 Jan 2016, 22:19
    Thread: DOC (UK) SUMMER EVENT 2015, 14,15,16th August 2015 (LOTUS)
Post: Re: DOC (UK) SUMMER EVENT 2015, 14,15,16th August ...

Chris P Wrote:Hi Dan, Now I've got firm numbers……40 for Lotus and 48 for the meal! i'm finalising things with Lotus on Thursday. My understanding is:- Friday, assemble in Norfolk, check in Hote...
Chris Hawes DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 111 60,943 13 Aug 2015, 18:33
    Thread: Aircon low pressure switch
Post: Re: Aircon low pressure switch

low pressure switch was the fault... Luckily I had a spare that had from a previous vendor order. New switch has re-solved the problem. Just been away for the weekend and had lovely normal cycling a...
Chris Hawes 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 8 5,060 15 Jun 2015, 00:05
    Thread: Aircon low pressure switch
Post: Re: Aircon low pressure switch

Sorry I wasn't clear it is twitching on and off at a rapid rate (way faster than normal). Morse code fast, up to few times a second fast. Think of it as an erratic, rapid blinking.
Chris Hawes 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 8 5,060 11 Jun 2015, 18:30
    Thread: Aircon low pressure switch
Post: Re: Aircon low pressure switch

Thanks Chris For context the system was refilled with 950g of R134a (after being vacuumed and pressure tested) a few weeks backs (converted over years ago from R12). It has in the last two years had...
Chris Hawes 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 8 5,060 10 Jun 2015, 23:39
    Thread: Aircon low pressure switch
Post: Aircon low pressure switch

The aircon system has a suspected low pressure switch fault. Luckily I have an unused spare. The question is can this be safely unscrewed from the accumulator/dryer whilst the system is full of gas?...
Chris Hawes 7 - Heating / Air Conditioning 8 5,060 10 Jun 2015, 21:48
    Thread: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They Appear.
Post: Re: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They A...

Chris Williams Wrote:On Ebay.com but seller happy to ship: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/De-Lorean-198 ... 4195ac6372 Looking at the fascia on that car is the best example of a 'Roger Moore' I've ever se...
Chris Hawes DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 463 183,334 07 May 2015, 22:03