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    Thread: Eurofest 2021. Cancelled
Post: RE: Eurofest 2021. Cancelled

Thats a blow....I too had been working towards that.....
Chris P DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 42 7,143 Yesterday, 16:14
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

Looks rather tatty underneath.....a agree about the price...too much!
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 468 126,669 14 Apr 2021, 21:54
    Thread: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800
Post: RE: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800

Or you could have AXI 88  Only £5.5K! https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/AXI-88-Rare-f...SwZexdE0ZQ
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 1,861 13 Apr 2021, 22:09
    Thread: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800
Post: RE: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800

Yes all good stuff then Richard  :) I've had a very long chat with a helpful young man at the DVLA, as he explained to me why the new number couldn't  immediately  transferred to MGJ by electronic m...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 1,861 13 Apr 2021, 15:20
    Thread: VIN 4566 Restoration
Post: RE: VIN 4566 Restoration

I admire anyone who  undertakes a "body off" job.......i've always avoided it......just too much work for me.  :blush: Well done Dan and Richard.  ;)
Chris P Members Cars 137 49,718 13 Apr 2021, 08:49
    Thread: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800
Post: RE: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800

[attachment=1000][attachment=1000 Wrote:Guinney1971 pid='34549' dateline='1372093386']AXI 881 would be good for someone with an August 81 De :) 8 years later.........Just bought it..........Mine is S...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 1,861 13 Apr 2021, 07:39
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

[attachment=998] And thats the third time i've done it over the last 2 years.....they will soon be 'nearly like new'. I've noticed a real trend in antique / the old car game recently....preserve whe...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 178 46,610 12 Apr 2021, 06:59
    Thread: Pictures From Lotus, Early 80's
Post: RE: Pictures From Lotus, Early 80's

Brilliant stuff Chris.......gold dust for any DeLorean buff.
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 4 88 12 Apr 2021, 06:42
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

[attachment=994][attachment=993][attachment=992][attachment=991] a few picky's
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 178 46,610 11 Apr 2021, 18:18
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Back to the plot.... ...its been nearly a year since I have looked at my car.....but Richard Hanlon working on his car has inspired me to get cracking again. I got it going again this morning, afte...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 178 46,610 10 Apr 2021, 13:01
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

I'm pretty certain they are original. The ruching reduces with time and use.  You have inspired me to look at my own car Richard....ive used nearly a full bottle of leather restorer on my seats this...
Chris P Members Cars 183 17,131 10 Apr 2021, 12:36
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

Keep bunging on the leather food Richard.....they are only original once......they look fine ....very similar to mine. :D
Chris P Members Cars 183 17,131 09 Apr 2021, 13:09
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

It looks the business Richard....and the reg. number also looks great....well done indeed!     :D
Chris P Members Cars 183 17,131 07 Apr 2021, 07:34
    Thread: Regraining and dent removal
Post: RE: Regraining and dent removal

That is wonderful work!!
Chris P 8 - Frame / Body / Interior 7 71 04 Apr 2021, 18:35
    Thread: Regraining and dent removal
Post: RE: Regraining and dent removal

Folk travel..(or at leat their cars do) from all over the word for Chris N's attention...say no more.
Chris P 8 - Frame / Body / Interior 7 71 04 Apr 2021, 09:52
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

i'm not keen on turbo-charged one's........still got French's blown engine stored upstairs.....price seems top- heavy to me.
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 468 126,669 31 Mar 2021, 21:53
    Thread: A nice trip to stretch the legs of #11789
Post: RE: A nice trip to stretch the legs of #11789

Great to see it on the road spud..... :D
Chris P Members Cars 2 82 31 Mar 2021, 21:49
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

Great progress indeed Richard....and all in a 'modest' sized garage! It makes me ashamed of my own slow progress over the last few months. My family problems had taken a lot of my enthusiasm away. ...
Chris P Members Cars 183 17,131 30 Mar 2021, 06:09
    Thread: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are for sale
Post: RE: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are...

Aghhh.... I missed that bit Chris. Good luck with your next choice of car.
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 282 24 Mar 2021, 09:39
    Thread: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are for sale
Post: RE: www.delorean-hire.co.uk domain and website are...

how much are you asking for your car Chris? I keep thinking about converting mine to Electric......
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 282 24 Mar 2021, 09:06
    Thread: Replacement Carpets
Post: RE: Replacement Carpets

Neither, Dave Howarth....best quality....not mine, holding them for a friend, hopefully to be fitted before the end of the year.
Chris P 8 - Frame / Body / Interior 7 180 23 Mar 2021, 09:20
    Thread: Replacement Carpets
Post: RE: Replacement Carpets

I have sealed box in my garage.....but you cant really asses the quality until they are correctly fitted......ask me later in the year.
Chris P 8 - Frame / Body / Interior 7 180 21 Mar 2021, 17:33
    Thread: 80s photo of RHD DeLorean in Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Post: RE: 80s photo of RHD DeLorean in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Aghhh.... I know the car well. I first saw it when it was at Holkham Hall???? The first home for the museum. It belonged to Roy Bates Racing untill last year, when he sold it to the museum. It was ...
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 9 264 21 Mar 2021, 17:29
    Thread: 80s photo of RHD DeLorean in Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Post: RE: 80s photo of RHD DeLorean in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

(20 Mar 2021, 22:37)Rich Hanlon Wrote: That's brilliant, it must become of the earlier documented sightings of a DeLorean in the wild in GB. Have you got a definite date for the picture?
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 9 264 21 Mar 2021, 08:40
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

try vinegar ......Hydrochloric acid will definitely do it ......but it too powerful to muck about with......anything mildly acidic should help. Remember to rinse things down with plenty of water whe...
Chris P Members Cars 183 17,131 21 Mar 2021, 08:37
    Thread: 80s photo of RHD DeLorean in Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Post: RE: 80s photo of RHD DeLorean in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Its very likely a Wooler Hodec, I don't think that is Simon LM...too young....even then! Dave H may recognise him.?
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 9 264 20 Mar 2021, 17:16
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

Belated congratulations Richard.......how can anyone not be moved ....when you get a car running after years of standing...or after major repairs.. :) its a wonderful, unforgettable moment......for mo...
Chris P Members Cars 183 17,131 17 Mar 2021, 14:44
    Thread: Just bought a project! VIN 7128
Post: RE: Just bought a project! VIN 7128

Lee Paterson still has some of the origanal material and had recovered many sets that look factory fresh. If it were me, he would be my fist choice.
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 15 452 16 Mar 2021, 08:24
    Thread: Looking for a car
Post: RE: Looking for a car

Regarding the steering rack ...As Chris W says, Chris N is the expert on these. There were numerous types fitted over the years, some better than others. I've seen all sorts......one was where the...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 18 591 15 Mar 2021, 08:39
    Thread: Just bought a project! VIN 7128
Post: RE: Just bought a project! VIN 7128

It looks a brilliant car.....i'd get the mole grips out and straighten up where someone has been careless placing the jack. Most of that should rub down OK and be fine once re-painted. The Sun has ...
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 15 452 13 Mar 2021, 16:42
    Thread: Looking for a car
Post: RE: Looking for a car

Congratulation.....not unusual that for a UK car.. :rolleyes:
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 18 591 05 Mar 2021, 12:35
    Thread: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They Appear.
Post: RE: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They A...

Top dollar that!!!
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 453 165,539 05 Mar 2021, 12:33
    Thread: Looking for a car
Post: RE: Looking for a car

A puff of brake disc cleaner down the air intake can often wake them up.
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 18 591 04 Mar 2021, 22:07
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

Looks OK, Grey Auto.
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 468 126,669 04 Mar 2021, 22:03
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Brilliant news Claire......discount for Club members only I assume? Time to get signed up folks....
Chris P DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 25 604 02 Mar 2021, 09:19
    Thread: Tapatalk
Post: RE: Tapatalk

I've absolutally no idea what 'tap topatalk is.........
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 6 199 02 Mar 2021, 09:16
    Thread: Self Driving DeLorean
Post: RE: Self Driving DeLorean

Age related yes.....but if you photo your vin plate as part of your submission, that might help.get an earlier year....a 1981 will obviously get you free road tax quicker than an 82. I will be havin...
Chris P Off topic talk, general chat etc 5 1,477 02 Mar 2021, 09:14
    Thread: Looking for a car
Post: RE: Looking for a car

clean the tank with Acetone../ gloves etc it is vary flammable but you biggest danger is drying out your skin, you can buy a litre off eBay......I used to deal with 1,000's of gallons of it......but ...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 18 591 02 Mar 2021, 09:05
    Thread: Looking for a car
Post: RE: Looking for a car

Congratulations Derfel....you really went for it with RHD!......I've re- commissioned a few of those over the years. I'm not famila with this car, have you any history you can share?
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 18 591 01 Mar 2021, 10:12
    Thread: Certificate of Origin - Can DOC help?
Post: RE: Certificate of Origin - Can DOC help?

They were all built in Dunmurry, i'm looking for my vin list..ive had some issues with my computer....
Chris P Members Cars 8 211 27 Feb 2021, 16:09
    Thread: Certificate of Origin - Can DOC help?
Post: RE: Certificate of Origin - Can DOC help?

Still trying to find my vin list info........give me a short while.
Chris P Members Cars 8 211 27 Feb 2021, 08:22
    Thread: Certificate of Origin - Can DOC help?
Post: RE: Certificate of Origin - Can DOC help?

Can you give me the Vin number?
Chris P Members Cars 8 211 26 Feb 2021, 12:38
    Thread: Wheels wanted...for coffee table!
Post: Wheels wanted...for coffee table!

The title says it all really.... A friend of mine wants to make a coffee table using some genuine DeLorean Wheels.....it doesn't matter if they scuffed bent or damaged !   He will pay.  Just drop me ...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 1 153 14 Feb 2021, 18:12
    Thread: Loads of early history added for 50+ VINs.
Post: RE: Loads of early history added for 50+ VINs.

Alexx recently bought a load of stuff off me...including the Esler Crawford Archive. I also gave him a load of stuff. (As I did to Matt Clark) I'm glad he's not just hoarding information like so man...
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 3 165 11 Feb 2021, 09:03
    Thread: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 June 2021
Post: RE: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 Ju...

Here is a 10 min segments on Wills website......of me driving up to ....."Hull and Back"! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttm_Z9Uq-vs
Chris P DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 60 7,731 10 Feb 2021, 08:23
    Thread: Couple of nice DeLorean related number plates on eBay.
Post: RE: Couple of nice DeLorean related number plates ...

They are nice...but much more expensive than i've paid in the past.
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 1 109 09 Feb 2021, 08:38
    Thread: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 June 2021
Post: RE: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 Ju...

:shy: That sounds like a good Idea Richard. Ive not been since it was all re-vamped a few years ago.   My old BTTF car is still there! :D
Chris P DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 60 7,731 09 Feb 2021, 08:35
    Thread: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 June 2021
Post: RE: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 Ju...

Trouble is Dan....we are in "un-charted waters".......no one, and I mean not even the brightest in land, KNOWS what to do......at the end of the day they can have a stab at things and see how we get o...
Chris P DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 60 7,731 08 Feb 2021, 17:28
  Tongue Thread: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 June 2021
Post: RE: 2021 National Event - DOC 25/DMC 40 - 19-20 Ju...

We've got a river cruise booked in July...in France, goodness knows if we will be able to go.....this time!  Had our first jabs last night!   :blush:
Chris P DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 60 7,731 06 Feb 2021, 17:45
    Thread: Hi everyone.
Post: RE: Hi everyone.

Welcome Jordan...I bet its chilly up in Northumberland!
Chris P New member? Say hello :) 8 223 05 Feb 2021, 17:37