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    Thread: Nice couple of video's
Post: RE: Nice couple of video's

Ignore the first one and half minutes......rest of it is much better....
Chris P Historical DeLorean articles, references, photos and information. 3 1,288 15 May 2022, 08:02
    Thread: Nice couple of video's
Post: RE: Nice couple of video's

Found another very recent video...its quite good......look very carefully near the end and you can see my advertised for sale.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxBU-jMCbdg
Chris P Historical DeLorean articles, references, photos and information. 3 1,288 14 May 2022, 12:17
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

I think I'll pass on this one....sunbaked interior, cheap new seat covers, missing all its propper fuel systems , the exhaust looks strange, as if its falling off, plus all the rust and rot? .....
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 548 161,370 14 May 2022, 09:41
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

The chassis could be repairable..difficult to say with the info available..
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 548 161,370 11 May 2022, 09:30
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

interesting project...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 548 161,370 09 May 2022, 18:35
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

It looks lovely and clean under there....youve certainly picked a tidy car.
Chris P New member? Say hello :) 35 812 04 May 2022, 08:36
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

Agree about the first one...a lot of rust under there. The second one is a better prospect.....pity about the awful smooth black seat covers.
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 548 161,370 26 Apr 2022, 06:50
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

Here are my bits....the 'box' levers were seriously damaged by a Plater...they should have been stripped down completely first, as they contain delicate bits. I'm sure they could be repaired ..but the...
Chris P New member? Say hello :) 35 812 13 Apr 2022, 12:51
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

Glad you are all sorted Mich.. ;) .I have quite a few brake bits if anyone needs anything. Just got my hands all oily for nothing !!!
Chris P New member? Say hello :) 35 812 13 Apr 2022, 08:47
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

let me have a look first...I may be able to help.
Chris P New member? Say hello :) 35 812 12 Apr 2022, 23:05
    Thread: Car Show, Stow on the Wold. 9th July 2022
Post: RE: Car Show, Stow on the Wold. 9th July 2022

Thats one of the worst "invitation packages" ive ever seen........Needless to say, I wont be attending.   :@ [attachment=1309]
Chris P Southern England 3 106 01 Apr 2022, 11:34
    Thread: Starter Motor part number
Post: RE: Starter Motor part number

cheap fix then......they are pretty reliable as a rule.....its often daft little connections etc.
Chris P 1 - Engine 3 115 29 Mar 2022, 15:17
    Thread: Starter Motor part number
Post: RE: Starter Motor part number

I think I have a spare new one Richard....
Chris P 1 - Engine 3 115 28 Mar 2022, 19:40
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

Sounds like youve got a "good un"......Well done.
Chris P New member? Say hello :) 35 812 24 Mar 2022, 10:33
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

From what I can see it looks a very tidy car.....Is it running OK? Dont 'over-think' the hand brake, it could be as simple as tightening the 2 large screws up a turn or two,
Chris P New member? Say hello :) 35 812 23 Mar 2022, 19:15
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Oh yes......... :shy:
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 17 Mar 2022, 17:54
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

[attachment=1293][attachment=1292] Well...i've gone and done it....its officially for sale....  https://www.carandclassic.com/car/C1433945
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 17 Mar 2022, 14:10
    Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

[attachment=1291] [attachment=1289]  The first two photos  shows a new systemn and new heat shield going in. [attachment=1290]  The last one shows an origanal silencer....later replaced by a comple...
Chris P Members Cars 68 5,912 08 Mar 2022, 23:11
    Thread: Car Show, Cromford Meadows, Matlock. 8th May 2022
Post: RE: Car Show, Cromford Meadows, Matlock. 8th May 2...

Aghhh..yes well, the 'steam rally' which also had classic cars, was held in the meadows, where the ground is very good, for many years......but moved to a local farmers field some time ago...Probabl...
Chris P Midlands 9 277 07 Mar 2022, 09:01
    Thread: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They Appear.
Post: RE: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They A...

Another one on eBay.....is it a DMC 21 or a 22? I've just realised its a 1978...so perhaps a Barrie W prototype? https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/154876444293?...1113.m2108  If thats not enough...you coul...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 465 196,486 06 Mar 2022, 21:38
    Thread: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived
Post: RE: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived

You've been busy William...I couldn't get my head around the door locking mechanism ....thankfully Andrew W helped me out.
Chris P Members Cars 47 3,264 26 Feb 2022, 21:51
    Thread: Car Show, Cromford Meadows, Matlock. 8th May 2022
Post: RE: Car Show, Cromford Meadows, Matlock. 8th May 2...

Please Note.....due to unforeseen circumstances, this event in May is  CANCELLED.  :-/
Chris P Midlands 9 277 22 Feb 2022, 13:58
    Thread: Delorean ReImagined
Post: RE: Delorean ReImagined

It has more similarities with JZD's Gullwing Merc.! [attachment=1278]
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 8 273 16 Feb 2022, 14:09
    Thread: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996
Post: RE: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996

Its funny how we set our hearts on a certain car. I still have a full set of photo's of when it was a black interior LHD, then photo's of its conversion to RHD..all very early on. Then it came up for ...
Chris P Historical DeLorean articles, references, photos and information. 22 6,545 14 Feb 2022, 06:00
    Thread: Tech Drawings
Post: RE: Tech Drawings

The ones in Norfolk were originals and filled a very large wardrobe ...£10k they were asking!
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 6 234 12 Feb 2022, 08:10
    Thread: Car Show, Cromford Meadows, Matlock. 8th May 2022
Post: RE: Car Show, Cromford Meadows, Matlock. 8th May 2...

[attachment=1270] ou would be welcome in any car Will......
Chris P Midlands 9 277 10 Feb 2022, 20:59
    Thread: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996
Post: RE: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996

I think the club member who reproduced it for me live in/ near Homeforth..last of the summer wine country.....he may still have it on his computer ? Perhaps Chris W could look him up? I can't remembe...
Chris P Historical DeLorean articles, references, photos and information. 22 6,545 10 Feb 2022, 20:58
    Thread: Tech Drawings
Post: RE: Tech Drawings

There was a second set in Norfolk...not sure if they were sold.
Chris P General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 6 234 10 Feb 2022, 15:04
    Thread: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996
Post: RE: RHD spotted Edinburgh - SIJ 5996

[attachment=1269][attachment=1268][attachment=1267] I found some nice pictures of it recently .. Mike Sumner (who is visiting me this weekend) Drove Flashy back to Derby..from the south coast. I was...
Chris P Historical DeLorean articles, references, photos and information. 22 6,545 10 Feb 2022, 09:29
  Smile Thread: Car Lifts
Post: RE: Car Lifts

I'll definitely try that way Chris.......its not on my car, but Matts. :)
Chris P PARTS: 9 - Miscellaneous 14 695 02 Feb 2022, 16:25
    Thread: Car Lifts
Post: RE: Car Lifts

As Rissy says, well worth doing.....I am contemplating changing the accumulator ...now that does look a tricky job!
Chris P PARTS: 9 - Miscellaneous 14 695 02 Feb 2022, 14:14
    Thread: Original Lighted key for sale
Post: RE: Original Lighted key for sale

Oky doky Chris, its definitely not a repro, I've had it years......I better just check it doesn't fit either of the cars!    :blush:
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 7 206 21 Jan 2022, 17:24
    Thread: Original Lighted key for sale
Post: RE: Original Lighted key for sale

[attachment=1253]Ive just had a look in my "smalls" draw....... if any one wants to make a bid of them eMail me...no private messages please.      historian@deloreans.co.uk[attachment=1254]
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 7 206 20 Jan 2022, 22:33
    Thread: Original Lighted key for sale
Post: RE: Original Lighted key for sale

I think I'll pass.......although I did one have one....it didn't work!
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 7 206 20 Jan 2022, 10:12
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Great stuff Tris, it would be great to see you again.....Rich Han.. is also waiting for a similar photo opportunity ..we will have to fix one up sooner rather than later. :D
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 19 Jan 2022, 10:20
    Thread: VIN 4566 Restoration
Post: RE: VIN 4566 Restoration

Looks a lovely job Dan...well done..again!
Chris P Members Cars 157 62,182 17 Jan 2022, 17:57
    Thread: REAR SUNSHADE / LOUVRE
Post: RE: REAR SUNSHADE / LOUVRE

[attachment=1249][attachment=1250] Dave is still an amazing source of difficult to get parts......he does it for the love of the cars and the benefit of other club members........not as a business. ...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 6 350 12 Jan 2022, 23:53
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Unfortunately John Z's other 'money raising' scheme didn't go too well.......the rest is History......as they say. :blush:
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 12 Jan 2022, 15:57
    Thread: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800
Post: RE: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800

Another nice number for a BTTF fan....its too new to go on a DeLorean....but would look nice on your 'daily driver'.. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/255154582017?...1438.l2649
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 14 3,243 12 Jan 2022, 07:51
    Thread: DeLorean for sale on Autotrader.
Post: RE: DeLorean for sale on Autotrader.

He has loads of other stuff for sale on Ebay.....Whats wrong with Stockton upon tees...they are 83 miles apart, but there could be an innocent explanation? Its the cost that seems OTT to me.
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 201 11 Jan 2022, 09:10
    Thread: DeLorean for sale on Autotrader.
Post: RE: DeLorean for sale on Autotrader.

It looks OK to me, not a brilliant advert....overpriced perhaps . Yes more photo's and a better discription would have been helpful. Personally I'm more interested in the engine bay and under the c...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 3 201 09 Jan 2022, 09:55
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

[attachment=1248] I've recently re-ftted the origanal header tank...I had changed it for an alloy one...but didnt like it.   Just put 6 months road tax on the car....Also it should be eligible for F...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 04 Jan 2022, 08:28
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

Has it got a Turbo? The exhaust system looks strange....?
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 548 161,370 22 Dec 2021, 08:20
    Thread: Project Cars @ BHCC
Post: RE: Project Cars @ BHCC

I agree, it looks very nice, a little bit of cleaning and painting underneath would transform it. I think its had some new floor mats and it could do with some seat covers......If a club member does b...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 548 161,370 20 Dec 2021, 08:47
    Thread: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800
Post: RE: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800

This link works.....looks like GUll 10. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/185201711310?...OSwZidhre3-
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 14 3,243 20 Dec 2021, 08:33
    Thread: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800
Post: RE: Spotted on Ebay: AXI 881 number plate £800

Yes Chris, much greater range...280 miles v 160. It feels like a much more mature car, it has been around for over 3 years. It just feels 'fully sorted'. It also has independent rear suspension which...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 14 3,243 19 Dec 2021, 15:26
  Wink Thread: Valve adjustment
Post: RE: Valve adjustment

(26 Nov 2021, 09:20)Rich H Wrote: I always just jack one rear wheel up, put it in fifth and turn the engine with the rear wheel. I don't suppose that works with Auto's Richard?   Not that I have a...
Chris P 1 - Engine 17 852 12 Dec 2021, 09:09
    Thread: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived
Post: RE: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived

Keep at it Will....i understand that you are really taking to 'leaning on the job' with a bit of guidance from other club members . Jolly good luck to you. :)
Chris P Members Cars 47 3,264 10 Dec 2021, 08:22
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

Thanks Will and Claire for organising our little get together....dispite the absolutely awful weather, :@  it made a nice break from all the doom and gloom.  And big thank you for all of you who made...
Chris P DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,892 10 Dec 2021, 08:13
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

[attachment=1244][attachment=1244 Thanks Tris, I take that as real complement comming from you. My attitude to this special car, has been 'conservation' of what was there, rather than wholesale rep...
Chris P DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 08 Dec 2021, 11:12