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    Thread: Lego masters Australia
Post: RE: Lego masters Australia

Fun show to watch, the guys trying to make the 1/8th scale was daft as anything.
mattjeh Back To The Future 2 208 15 Sep 2021, 22:04
    Thread: Early Christmas Present..?
Post: RE: Early Christmas Present..?

This is my Lego UCS build, it sits on my shelf now in a display case and my 6 year old does NOT get to play with it ;) https://imgur.com/gallery/XPj3sAn It was expensive sourcing everything through ...
mattjeh Off topic talk, general chat etc 9 740 29 Jun 2021, 14:50
    Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

(25 May 2021, 22:13)Justwatching Wrote: Purchased 1867 in the UK. June '81 build. Black interior, automatic transmission. It's my first DeLorean and generally a nice example, but there's room for im...
mattjeh Members Cars 59 3,960 26 May 2021, 09:16
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

Beautiful!
mattjeh Members Cars 206 29,840 23 Apr 2021, 19:45
    Thread: New Derbyshire Museum?
Post: RE: New Derbyshire Museum?

Am I the only fan of the wide black stripe in general? Or is it just that they're pretty rare.
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 5 477 21 Apr 2021, 19:08
    Thread: New Derbyshire Museum?
Post: RE: New Derbyshire Museum?

Those doors look so sad, why why why?!
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 5 477 21 Apr 2021, 17:03
    Thread: VIN 4890
Post: RE: VIN 4890

Nice purchase, congrats. I've always wondered, to hand over a LHD to someone recommended here in the UK for a fully competent RHD conversion in return? Ballpark, how much are we talking people?
mattjeh Members Cars 4 552 13 Mar 2021, 20:24
    Thread: UCS LEGO DeLorean
Post: RE: UCS LEGO DeLorean

(04 Mar 2021, 17:23)Guinney1971 Wrote: We have a store on Bricklink :-) What's the name of the store?
mattjeh Back To The Future 6 702 04 Mar 2021, 19:16
    Thread: UCS LEGO DeLorean
Post: RE: UCS LEGO DeLorean

(03 Mar 2021, 13:58)lordivanhoe Wrote: (25 Feb 2021, 16:45)mattjeh Wrote: I recently turned 40, so this is a completely smart, utterly practical and worthwhile spend of money. It's a thing of bea...
mattjeh Back To The Future 6 702 03 Mar 2021, 16:49
    Thread: UCS LEGO DeLorean
Post: UCS LEGO DeLorean

I recently turned 40, so this is a completely smart, utterly practical and worthwhile spend of money. It's a thing of beauty and I'm never dismantling it. Nuh-uh. https://imgur.com/gallery/XPj3sAn
mattjeh Back To The Future 6 702 25 Feb 2021, 16:45
    Thread: DELOREAN'S WANTED
Post: RE: DELOREAN'S WANTED

(02 Feb 2021, 09:44)Lotuseaters Wrote: Yeah.....I know and I thought Esprit's were hard to get hold of. Saying that we are now on our third DeLorean so they are out there.... No pics of the unders...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 524 02 Feb 2021, 12:38
    Thread: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC
Post: RE: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC

2015 rust graphics for the win!
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 12 1,336 30 Dec 2020, 13:36
    Thread: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC
Post: RE: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC

Yea that would suck!
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 12 1,336 26 Dec 2020, 19:44
    Thread: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC
Post: RE: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC

(26 Dec 2020, 13:57)theningiachicken Wrote: i've played with the dlc for ages, own 3 cars (1 standard, 1 time machine and a custom car) all relatively accurate with parts, lacking a bit extra detail...
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 12 1,336 26 Dec 2020, 17:01
    Thread: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC
Post: RE: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC

This is the trailer for the DLC, loads more vids on youtube etc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z5OH5ZypAuQ
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 12 1,336 24 Dec 2020, 11:51
    Thread: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC
Post: Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 & DMC DLC

Hi all. So I'm still working on becoming an owner for the first time but in the meantime always looking to increase my general DeLorean knowledge base. I'm much more on the basic end of capable in ter...
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 12 1,336 23 Dec 2020, 23:07
    Thread: DMC LED signs
Post: RE: DMC LED signs

I'd be interested in a small single sided for the desk.
mattjeh General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 64 14,234 19 Dec 2020, 16:20
    Thread: Hello
Post: RE: Hello

Pics or it didn't happen ;)
mattjeh New member? Say hello :) 11 1,799 27 Oct 2020, 22:43
    Thread: VIN 5219
Post: RE: VIN 5219

Nice pic.
mattjeh Members Cars 80 23,424 23 Oct 2020, 19:32
    Thread: Hello From South Wales
Post: RE: Hello From South Wales

(01 Oct 2020, 17:43)Stuart Rees Wrote: Good luck in your search and hopefully there will be a Deloreans in Wales meet up sometime soon. I'll pencil that in too! ....
mattjeh New member? Say hello :) 3 641 01 Oct 2020, 18:10
    Thread: Silverstone Delorean
Post: RE: Silverstone Delorean

(21 Aug 2020, 20:14)Steveblackshark Wrote: (18 Jul 2020, 13:23)ayr41 Wrote: While wasting an hour I came across this Delorean for sale at Silverstone Classic Car Auction on the 31st July if anyone...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 2,172 21 Aug 2020, 20:37
    Thread: Silverstone Delorean
Post: RE: Silverstone Delorean

(01 Aug 2020, 12:02)Stuart Rees Wrote: Hey Matt, I was wondering if you were is a position to go for this one.  Very close VIN to mine. Not a bad price at 30k. Again the auction house wins... Not ...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 2,172 01 Aug 2020, 13:27
    Thread: Silverstone Delorean
Post: RE: Silverstone Delorean

Sold for £25,875. Plus additional costs I make that just short of £30k at £29,755 (12.5% plus VAT on that). So, someone grabbed a bargain or an expensive project?
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 2,172 31 Jul 2020, 20:07
    Thread: Silverstone Delorean
Post: RE: Silverstone Delorean

Don't get me wrong, potential bargain at £27k!
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 2,172 18 Jul 2020, 15:59
    Thread: Silverstone Delorean
Post: RE: Silverstone Delorean

MOT results over the last few years seemed to have a lot of failures, would this be a sign of the car generally needing a lot of work?
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 11 2,172 18 Jul 2020, 13:29
    Thread: VIN #2677 For Sale £42,000 OVNO
Post: RE: VIN #2677 For Sale £42,000 OVNO

Hi Chris. I just emailed the owner, he said it has been sold.
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 9 1,873 16 Jul 2020, 15:27
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

(15 Jul 2020, 20:42)TristanC Wrote: (15 Jul 2020, 19:50)DMC1983 Wrote: I notice in that pic that tristan still cant keep within the lines  :D :D :D :D Ha ha!!! Well this time I was definately in ...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 15 Jul 2020, 21:00
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

A big thank you to Tristan today for suffering my questions and taking me out for a spin. I'm coming to realise that owning my dream car will be far more challenging than I probably ever considered, b...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 15 Jul 2020, 19:26
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

The buyers guide arrived this morning (thank you) and I'm off this afternoon to meet Tristan for a chat - Today's a good day - Today's sort of a DeLorean day! [Image: https://i.imgur.com/6mFJDZc.jpg]
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 15 Jul 2020, 09:53
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

Thank you Rissy for your truth-bomb, I think I have been looking at my future ownership through rose tinted glasses to some degree. But not to say that I'm entering into all this completely naively. I...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 13 Jul 2020, 19:23
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

(13 Jul 2020, 16:02)DMC1983 Wrote: (13 Jul 2020, 09:17)mattjeh Wrote: ...I just have no mechanical experience so it's obviously some what daunting. True and is the same for the majority of us. Im...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 13 Jul 2020, 16:42
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

(13 Jul 2020, 15:01)Chris P Wrote: These cars are 40 years old now, like any Classic Cars they can sometimes be temperamental. :blush:  It you want guarantee's...buy a newish cheap Japanese car, re...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 13 Jul 2020, 15:05
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

I think you underestimate how bad my engineering skills are ;) but I get your point. Hopefully the body lift won't be something I'll ever have to face.
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 13 Jul 2020, 12:53
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

(12 Jul 2020, 23:08)DMC1983 Wrote: Personally i feel low mileage on a delorean is only ever a good thing if you never want to drive it and have a show pony/garage queen/garden ornament. I would only...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 13 Jul 2020, 09:17
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

(12 Jul 2020, 20:29)Chris Williams Wrote: Quote: If you were in my new buyers situation with the choice of VIN 2677 (Doc 16v) at 66k miles and the new import with 5k miles... but you had your wealth...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 12 Jul 2020, 20:32
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

(12 Jul 2020, 20:06)Chris Williams Wrote: Quote: I like the idea of a low mileage car of course but I know it's never as straightforward as 'low mileage = reliable and problem free' Some buyers seem...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 12 Jul 2020, 20:20
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: RE: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year ol...

(12 Jul 2020, 15:00)Chris Williams Wrote: Hi, Ok lots of questions. The 42k one is a very nice car. The other you have linked to is a very recent import and a very late car (Vin 166something) so not...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 12 Jul 2020, 17:15
    Thread: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dream
Post: DeLorean Wanted - Closing in on the 33 year old dr...

Hi all. As I mentioned in my introduction thread I am closer to purchasing my own DeLorean than I ever have been before, expecting the funds to be available very soon. Thus completing a dream I've had...
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 25 4,893 11 Jul 2020, 18:01
    Thread: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They Appear.
Post: RE: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They A...

Spotted this today: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Gmc-Delorean/...8#viTabs_0 A DMC-12 produced by the GeLorean Motor Company?
mattjeh DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 463 187,593 30 Jun 2020, 19:25
    Thread: Greetings
Post: RE: Greetings

I should clarify, we only resorted to the tumbler glass and 'faking' it, simply because the batteries had gone on the board and I didn't have a replacement. Otherwise it would of course have hovered u...
mattjeh New member? Say hello :) 9 1,644 27 Jun 2020, 15:24
    Thread: Greetings
Post: RE: Greetings

(26 Jun 2020, 19:30)Chris Williams Wrote: Hover board is working well in that picture! Smoke and mirrors! (And a small tumbler glass at the back propping it up underneath).
mattjeh New member? Say hello :) 9 1,644 27 Jun 2020, 11:31
    Thread: Greetings
Post: RE: Greetings

(26 Jun 2020, 15:41)Stuart Rees Wrote: Hi Matt, well that photo's a Blast from the Past... I remember that day very well. Do you still live near Neath? You've made me realise how fast time goes by...
mattjeh New member? Say hello :) 9 1,644 26 Jun 2020, 18:02
    Thread: Greetings
Post: Greetings

Hello everyone. I've been in love with the DeLorean for 30 years now, I don't need to express why....you know why ;) I had my first DMC experience in 2004 while during a trip to California I tracked ...
mattjeh New member? Say hello :) 9 1,644 26 Jun 2020, 12:36