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    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Think I am going to tentatively book for the Friday and Saturday nights, need to max the fun when we can! And just to confirm, it's this Premier Inn in Bicester, yes? https://www.premierinn.com/gb/en...
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 26 648 18 Apr 2021, 19:11
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

So are people booking for just the Sat night, or making a weekend of it and booking the Fri or Sun as well?
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 26 648 15 Apr 2021, 10:09
    Thread: Tapatalk
Post: RE: Tapatalk

Is there not a website skin or update to make the forum adaptive for small screens? We shouldn't have to be faffing with 3rd party apps. The main website is responsive and adapts for mobile viewing, m...
TheScAtMaN General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 6 199 28 Mar 2021, 21:44
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Are these dates set then? If so I'll get my booking in at the Travelodge. Probably an idea to get a newsletter out or mention in the next club mag if thats due out soon so those people who don't visit...
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 26 648 28 Mar 2021, 21:07
    Thread: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration
Post: RE: VIN#6126 Chassis restoration

Awesome to see this progress Rich, especially to think I was sitting on that chassis at the NEC with you not so long ago! Keep us updated with the rebuild, it gets me motivated to get back to a few th...
TheScAtMaN Members Cars 184 17,241 03 May 2020, 11:01
    Thread: NEC 2019
Post: RE: NEC 2019

A top weekend once again! Thoroughly enjoyed it and great to see so many people over the course of the 4 days. Here's some of my snaps... [attachment=662] [attachment=663] [attachment=664] It's that...
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 12 2,258 14 Nov 2019, 11:58
    Thread: NEC Classic Motor Show 2019 (8th-10th Nov)
Post: RE: NEC Classic Motor Show 2019 (8th-10th Nov)

And mine! :-)
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 13 2,306 06 Nov 2019, 20:44
  Star Thread: NEC Classic Motor Show 2019 (8th-10th Nov)
Post: NEC Classic Motor Show 2019 (8th-10th Nov)

With the big NEC show just around the corner thought we best start a thread. First order of business roll-call! Who's planning on coming down, either just for the day or are you doing the whole weeke...
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 13 2,306 01 Oct 2019, 09:45
    Thread: VIN 3010
Post: RE: VIN 3010

Awesome stuff! Look forward to meeting you and the car in the future  :cool:
TheScAtMaN Members Cars 14 3,090 01 Oct 2019, 09:26
    Thread: On the road
Post: RE: On the road

Great stuff! Time to enjoy your hard work.
TheScAtMaN General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 2 825 08 Sep 2019, 12:06
    Thread: VIN 5219
Post: RE: VIN 5219

Great progress and great pics! Glad to see you are enjoying your hard work.
TheScAtMaN Members Cars 80 17,667 18 Aug 2019, 18:32
    Thread: Framing John Delorean movie
Post: RE: Framing John Delorean movie

Really looking forward to seeing this. Have seen a few mentions online of people seeing it via torrents and file rips but I will wait for the film to be legitimately available on the 29th July as want...
TheScAtMaN General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 33 8,468 19 Jun 2019, 10:54
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

Great progress and I agree, this thread and pics should be a series of articles for the mag as I'm sure many D owners would appreciate your Journey Matt, it's certainly got me hooked!
TheScAtMaN Members Cars 68 21,769 08 May 2019, 18:37
    Thread: Parts For Sale: Luggage Rack, Water Pump, Solonoid
Post: RE: Parts For Sale: Luggage Rack, Water Pump, Solo...

Very tempted with the luggage rack myself but suspect it's something I would rarely use and would just take up room in my garage instead of yours Chris!
TheScAtMaN DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 1,248 19 Apr 2019, 09:53
    Thread: DMC-12's 40th
Post: RE: DMC-12's 40th

Are there any meet-ups planned for this year yet?
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 13 3,064 08 Apr 2019, 12:36
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

Great work so far Matt, looking forward to the next update. Also knowing you worked on Doctor Who and Red Dwarf I cant wait to meet you at a future gathering so I can quiz you!
TheScAtMaN Members Cars 68 21,769 14 Jan 2019, 19:53
    Thread: Fans not coming on, melted fan relay
Post: RE: Fans not coming on, melted fan relay

Thanks gentlemen for the replies! Nick H: Still running the original fans and Dave's fan fail relay did not flash the fan fail light. Talking with Dave he thinks I have the breaker still connected bet...
TheScAtMaN 1 - Engine 6 2,129 26 Oct 2018, 18:30
    Thread: Fans not coming on, melted fan relay
Post: Fans not coming on, melted fan relay

So recently I had to replace my battery as it had dead cells. On hooking up my new battery the fans immediately came on without the ignition on or anything. Now I have fitted a few years back David M...
TheScAtMaN 1 - Engine 6 2,129 20 Oct 2018, 15:10
    Thread: DOC YouTube channel
Post: RE: DOC YouTube channel

Great idea -subscribed!
TheScAtMaN General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 16 4,805 20 Oct 2018, 14:03
    Thread: NEC Classic Motor Show 2018
Post: RE: NEC Classic Motor Show 2018

Hotel booked for the whole weekend, Thu-Sun (Birmingham Airport Travelodge)
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 18 4,868 16 Oct 2018, 08:13
    Thread: NEC Classic Motor Show 2018
Post: RE: NEC Classic Motor Show 2018

Perhaps we should have a roll-call of who is going. I'll start -ME! Though not sure if it will be for the whole weekend yet, not booked a hotel or anything yet.
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 18 4,868 13 Oct 2018, 11:42
    Thread: East Mids Xmas Meet up - 50's American Diner, Sat 8th December 2018
Post: RE: East Mids Pre-Xmas meet up

I might be up for this. Will keep an eye on dates. S
TheScAtMaN Midlands 29 5,305 13 Oct 2018, 11:40
    Thread: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump
Post: RE: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump

Ooh, yes please!
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 11 3,391 06 Aug 2018, 23:54
    Thread: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump
Post: RE: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump

Thanks for the offer Chris, very generous of you! Actually, in all seriousness, do you have a large fuel can I can borrow (and maybe a pump) ;-)
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 11 3,391 06 Aug 2018, 17:11
    Thread: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump
Post: RE: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump

Glad to hear you are all sorted now Nick! I'm going to go ahead and order a new pump, probably from DeLorean Go. I probably could find an equivalent from a different vendor a bit cheaper but if I have...
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 11 3,391 04 Aug 2018, 18:39
    Thread: Stuttering when accelerating under load
Post: RE: Stuttering when accelerating under load

Hi Nick, did this actually solve the problem for you or was it the replacing of the metering head and swapping back to the old fuel pump that did it? Having a similar problem but think it's fuel pump ...
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 7 2,380 02 Aug 2018, 10:01
    Thread: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump
Post: More stuttering under load -suspect fuel pump

Hi guys I have a very similar problem to Nick H where my car becomes stuttery and hesitant under load: http://deloreans.co.uk/forum/showthread.php?tid=5821 But in my case I strongly suspect it's my ...
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 11 3,391 02 Aug 2018, 09:46
    Thread: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018
Post: RE: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018

Just booked the hotel for Sat night. Gone up to over £100 direct with the hotel using Chris's link! :s Found it on booking.com, single room for £74.70 -without breaky but that can be added on for a t...
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 80 37,300 15 Apr 2018, 13:46
    Thread: Torque & Talk BBQ, Waterbeach, Cambs 28th April 2018
Post: RE: Torque & Talk BBQ, Waterbeach, Cambs 28th Apri...

I'm in!
TheScAtMaN Southern England 1 635 11 Apr 2018, 08:24
    Thread: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255
Post: RE: LEGACY3 - VIN 5255

Ohh, mysterious! The picture is not showing though Chris :-(
TheScAtMaN Members Cars 11 4,881 27 Feb 2018, 21:09
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

Well finally got back to this and glad to say it's now fitted and leak free -although I will continue to check on it on my next visit! Here's my old filter on the left with the new 'Filtron' one from...
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 26 Feb 2018, 20:29
    Thread: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018
Post: RE: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018

(23 Feb 2018, 13:50)Guinney1971 Wrote: If folks can email me there full name and registration number asap then I can send a list to the organisers. Chris, thanks for sorting the hotel, I've not had...
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 80 37,300 26 Feb 2018, 18:37
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

Sorry, managed to mangle the links up. This is the holder I was looking at: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Faithfull-Diest...S4PN1&th=1 I assume the 33.5mm one?
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 19 Feb 2018, 15:54
    Thread: Supercar Megabuild
Post: RE: Supercar Megabuild

Car to *cough* share the copy somewhere kind Sir? ;-)
TheScAtMaN General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 22 11,480 19 Feb 2018, 15:51
    Thread: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018
Post: RE: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018

I'm up for coming down on the Saturday before and bringing my car, Claire do you need my reg and details? Looks like the rooms at the Best Western have gone up to £69 but not bad still, who else is in...
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 80 37,300 19 Feb 2018, 15:46
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

I assume I will also need a holder for the die cutter. Would this die: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Connect-Worksho...dpSrc=srch [/url] And this holder work? [url=https://www.amazon.co.uk/Faithfull-Dies...
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 19 Feb 2018, 13:19
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

Thanks AndyS I will give this a try. Do you remember where you got the M14x1.5 Die from?
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 18 Feb 2018, 14:05
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

Hmm. Will try and have a go again in the next few days. If you find yourself with time on your hands Mr Williams you are welcome to come over and laugh at me! ;-)
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 16 Feb 2018, 18:12
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

Not sure will, will have to check next time I'm at the lockup.
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 15 Feb 2018, 23:51
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

Not without pissing a trail of fuel all the way! The last time it seemed to be mainly the top connector, and with that I was trying to tighten it to the dangling pipe whilst underneath the car. Maybe ...
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 15 Feb 2018, 20:32
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: RE: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

Hi Rissy, it's this one: https://www.deloreango.com/uk/fuel-filter.html They say you can use PTFE tape on the bottom fitting only to make a good seal, not that its made a lot of difference on mine!
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 15 Feb 2018, 15:35
    Thread: Changing fuel filter leaky woes
Post: Changing fuel filter leaky woes

So I am trying to do some routine servicing on my D including new filters and oil. As my main fuel filter does not appear to have been replaced in a few years I thought I would tackle that first. It'...
TheScAtMaN 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 21 7,273 15 Feb 2018, 13:26
    Thread: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018
Post: RE: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 2018

I see the other guys are having their Summer event on the same weekend in Norfolk, which is a shame as may dilute numbers attending both events.
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 80 37,300 13 Feb 2018, 11:37
    Thread: Marty McFly trainers...... almost
Post: RE: Marty McFly trainers...... almost

I got the same ones from Sports Direct a couple of years ago. Great for those times when you need/want to cosplay for a themed party/event.
TheScAtMaN Back To The Future 4 2,082 13 Feb 2018, 11:28
    Thread: REALLY RETRO SHOW/CLUB MEET 24th June 2018
Post: RE: REALLY RETRO SHOW 2018

I would be up for this!
TheScAtMaN DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 80 37,300 04 Feb 2018, 12:59
    Thread: Inertia Switch bypassed, should I replace
Post: RE: Inertia Switch bypassed, should I replace

(23 Jul 2017, 20:50)Chris Williams Wrote: You need to get that put back to how it should be, Though it looks to be in the factory position. ie; not the recall position. Though cant remember what wir...
TheScAtMaN 3 - Electrical 4 2,035 24 Jul 2017, 14:08
    Thread: Inertia Switch bypassed, should I replace
Post: Inertia Switch bypassed, should I replace

Been diagnosing a central lock problem (it's with a Wings-a-loft add on kit that stops the central locking working as soon as it's connected, but that's for another thread!) and I was told to check a ...
TheScAtMaN 3 - Electrical 4 2,035 23 Jul 2017, 20:42
    Thread: 2017 Event - the DOC does Blackpool!
Post: RE: 2017 Event - the DOC does Blackpool!

I take it there is no official summer event then this year? :-(
TheScAtMaN Events Archive 31 13,125 13 Jun 2017, 10:23
    Thread: DeLorean News Issue 75
Post: RE: DeLorean News Issue 75

Just red through mine, all good stuff! The centre spread poster did not have a picture credit, do we know who's car and where it was taken?
TheScAtMaN Latest DOC News 5 2,994 05 Apr 2017, 00:32
    Thread: Craig Radio repair
Post: RE: Craig Radio repair

Or get yourself one of these, a tape that acts as a Bluetooth receiver: IDC BluTape
TheScAtMaN 3 - Electrical 8 6,231 21 Dec 2016, 21:01