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    Thread: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022
Post: RE: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022

I've heard back. We can have a stand, even with only a few cars, which is good, and they said they'll give the Club a good spot. Can those that have expressed in interest please PM me your name and ...
Guinney1971 Midlands 11 290 10 hours ago
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

Looking good Mich. Ref cleaning, a wash with either washing up liquid or car shampoo is fine, give it a good leather down afterwards. You can use stuff like Shiny Sinks, Bar Keepers Friend, etc, wh...
Guinney1971 New member? Say hello :) 35 812 04 May 2022, 13:42
    Thread: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022
Post: RE: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022

I've messaged the organisers and I'll report back once I've heard from them. With possibly 5 cars going, it might not be enough to have a proper stand, but I'll see what they say.
Guinney1971 Midlands 11 290 04 May 2022, 13:39
    Thread: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022
Post: RE: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022

Okay, so we've got 3 possible cars..... if Sorbet is on the road that's 4, but we'll be in my Cavalier anyway if not. I'll report back to the organisers with how many possible cars we've got, and see...
Guinney1971 Midlands 11 290 18 Apr 2022, 22:47
    Thread: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived
Post: RE: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived

ooh, exciting stuff. When you are finished you can come and give us a hand with Flopsy lol
Guinney1971 Members Cars 47 3,264 18 Apr 2022, 22:43
    Thread: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022
Post: RE: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022

Organisers have got back to me, yes we can have a Club Stand (max 20 Cars), but  they need to know by the end of April. So, can I have a show of hands by the end of this month please if anyone is int...
Guinney1971 Midlands 11 290 01 Apr 2022, 13:10
    Thread: VIN 4566 Restoration
Post: RE: VIN 4566 Restoration

Same here Dan, when #2292 is eventually back on the road, I'll still get it MOT'd, I'd rather know my car was safe then take the risk.
Guinney1971 Members Cars 157 62,183 01 Apr 2022, 13:07
    Thread: VIN 4566 Restoration
Post: RE: VIN 4566 Restoration

wow, she's looking amazing Dan, those seats look gorgeous, and I love the grey steering wheel. Good luck getting her registered, hopefully the docs wont take as long as my driving licence renewal wh...
Guinney1971 Members Cars 157 62,183 29 Mar 2022, 13:26
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

Lol, small world! You are welcome to pop round any time, just drop me a DM so we can make sure we're in. My car is in bits and has the body off at the moment, so its probably handy for you to have...
Guinney1971 New member? Say hello :) 35 812 29 Mar 2022, 13:21
    Thread: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022
Post: Really Retro Show 10 July 2022

I've been given the heads up about Really Retro 2022, which is at a different venue to the one we  went to in 2018. Details here:  http://www.reallyretroshow.com/ I've emailed the organisers asking...
Guinney1971 Midlands 11 290 28 Mar 2022, 14:19
    Thread: Hi from NG17
Post: RE: Hi from NG17

Looks a nice car! We're close by to you in NG16, you are welcome to pop over sometime, we've got #2292 and #6772 here - although neither on the road at the moment.
Guinney1971 New member? Say hello :) 35 812 28 Mar 2022, 14:14
    Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

(26 Mar 2022, 20:29)Justwatching Wrote: Haven't actually shown the car for a long time, so here it is. It's going to The Automatic Gearbox Co. in Derbyshire on Monday to start work on the transmissi...
Guinney1971 Members Cars 68 5,914 28 Mar 2022, 14:12
    Thread: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived
Post: RE: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived

You've certainly been working hard on this Will, I'm sure you'll have it on the road within a few months!
Guinney1971 Members Cars 47 3,264 28 Mar 2022, 14:07
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

sad to see her up for sale Chris, as I said before, I hope she finds the right home.
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 18 Mar 2022, 13:08
    Thread: At last!!!
Post: RE: At last!!!

Looks much better then the previous offering.
Guinney1971 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 3 149 18 Mar 2022, 12:54
    Thread: VIN 4566 Restoration
Post: RE: VIN 4566 Restoration

Uroglas do make the with or without the screen, always found it best to ring them rather then email. They supplied mine that's got the built in antenna - its got an electric aerial in the rear pontoo...
Guinney1971 Members Cars 157 62,183 21 Jan 2022, 15:19
    Thread: VIN 4267 comes to England
Post: RE: VIN 4267 comes to England

that's amazing work. I must admit I did enjoy having a nosey at the underneath of the car when we were at Chrispy's back in November, its coming on really well. Hopefully we'll have space in our gar...
Guinney1971 Members Cars 77 30,496 21 Jan 2022, 15:11
    Thread: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived
Post: RE: VIN-5222 the dream has arrived

Amazing amount of work you've done in such a short space of time, and it was great to see the car last weekend too. Glad the manual Phill lent you is coming in handy too! I got my Window Motors fro...
Guinney1971 Members Cars 47 3,264 10 Dec 2021, 13:52
    Thread: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar
Post: RE: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar

excellent stuff, thanks Ivan for letting me know :-)
Guinney1971 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 26 1,718 08 Dec 2021, 19:17
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

Thank you to everyone that came along, and for William for sorting the venue. The food was excellent, as was the company! Great to see Birksie and his daughter Heidi again after so long too. Also g...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 08 Dec 2021, 17:03
    Thread: REAR SUNSHADE / LOUVRE
Post: RE: REAR SUNSHADE / LOUVRE

It might be worth contacting Dave Howarth (details in Club Mag) to see if he's got one in his stash, or seeing if Chris Nicholson at PJ Grady in Canvey Island can help. I recognise LDA38W as a regist...
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 6 350 08 Dec 2021, 16:58
    Thread: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar
Post: RE: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar

These are on ebay now, but obviously ebay price has to reflect ebay fees, hence why they are dearer there then buying direct. I do have stock here and the ebay stock level is adjusted everytime one ...
Guinney1971 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 26 1,718 08 Dec 2021, 16:56
    Thread: The DeLorean 1977-1993 Softback Book- FREE Postage
Post: RE: The DeLorean 1977-1993 Softback Book- FREE Pos...

Its in my ebay watch list :-)
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 2 218 08 Dec 2021, 16:49
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Hope she finds a good home Chris, someone who will appreciate the car and its history and its special place in DMC lore.
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 180 65,898 08 Dec 2021, 16:46
    Thread: Chris P's New DeLorean Book....started in 1999!
Post: RE: Chris P's New DeLorean Book....started in 1999...

Its a great book Chris, and very informative. Everyone should have a copy!
Guinney1971 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 190 97,262 03 Dec 2021, 19:57
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

I think that could be a plan William, Rissy, Leanne and Andy W are coming to mine first, then we are all heading over in a 2 car convoy to the meal, before heading back. Will certainly be good to ha...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 03 Dec 2021, 19:53
    Thread: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar
Post: RE: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar

I've posted your calendar today Ivan
Guinney1971 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 26 1,718 03 Dec 2021, 19:51
    Thread: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar
Post: RE: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar

okay, we've got a few left after the NEC, so if you want one, be quick! Only £8.49 including UK postage - overseas please DM me for a price including postage. First come, first served, when they are...
Guinney1971 General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 26 1,718 30 Nov 2021, 21:53
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

I've submitted our food order to William, and I've heard from Helen, unfortunately she's not been well so won't be able to join us. Those that fancy it, are welcome back to ours afterwards (near J27 ...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 30 Nov 2021, 21:38
    Thread: DGo Cat bypass / exhaust test pipe kit.. easy/good?
Post: RE: DGo Cat bypass / exhaust test pipe kit.. easy/...

As I'm having a completely different engine, I'll need a bespoke system, so I'll arrange to get mine done at MIJ in Birmingham, they build and fit while you wait, so I'll just trailer the car down an...
Guinney1971 1 - Engine 19 914 17 Nov 2021, 22:03
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

so I think numbers wise we've got: Me, Phill, Kezia and Gwen William Bollands Paul and Heidi Birks Rich Hutchinson Richard 'Acmetowers' +1 Rissy & Leanne Chris Parnham - Possible Steve Pellegrini...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 17 Nov 2021, 21:50
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021 & AGM Notification
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021 ...

(15 Nov 2021, 17:42)Rich Hanlon Wrote: Arrived back fine. Discovered a stack of DOC Leaflets under my wiper this morning! Oops... lol !!!!!!!!!!   :D
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 29 1,803 17 Nov 2021, 21:47
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021 & AGM Notification
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021 ...

We got back about 6.30pm from the NEC, it was great to see so many friends old and new today, including 'Bushtucker' Dan Howarth. The stand looked great, and we were all kept busy selling regalia and...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 29 1,803 14 Nov 2021, 21:31
    Thread: DGo Cat bypass / exhaust test pipe kit.. easy/good?
Post: RE: DGo Cat bypass / exhaust test pipe kit.. easy/...

we had a 'cat back' stainless system for our Renault Avantime V6 done by MIJ Exhausts in Birmingham.  That cost about £350, would have been about 10yrs ago. We went the stainless route, because the b...
Guinney1971 1 - Engine 19 914 14 Nov 2021, 21:24
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

That's great news Paul. Rissy and Leanne are coming too, and I believe Andy Westerman is coming along with Rich Hutchinson. I think Steve Pellegrini is hoping to make it, although it is a fair trek ...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 14 Nov 2021, 21:21
    Thread: Car covers
Post: RE: Car covers

I used to use one, the stainless looked crap after taking it off the car after the winter.
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 6 414 12 Nov 2021, 21:04
    Thread: DGo Cat bypass / exhaust test pipe kit.. easy/good?
Post: RE: DGo Cat bypass / exhaust test pipe kit.. easy/...

I'm not sure how much they are nowadays, I guess it depends on whether you'll use the car enough in the interim before putting a free flow stainless exhaust on to justify the cost. 18yrs ago I think ...
Guinney1971 1 - Engine 19 914 12 Nov 2021, 21:02
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

William, I'll get the NEC out of the way before we look at the menu and pass on our choices. I'll nudge Paul Birks again, as I think he was hoping to come along.
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 10 Nov 2021, 14:54
    Thread: Super fuel causing problems?
Post: RE: Super fuel causing problems?

I would suggest regular start ups between now and next show season, keep the engine fluids and fuel system running, maybe even take it round the block once a week. That'll stop any crud settling and ...
Guinney1971 1 - Engine 41 2,678 04 Nov 2021, 13:12
    Thread: Super fuel causing problems?
Post: RE: Super fuel causing problems?

wow, well after all that its good news that the car is behaving and driving nicely, you sounded so down and frustrated with it all last time we saw you the other week, so to have possibly 'cracked it'...
Guinney1971 1 - Engine 41 2,678 02 Nov 2021, 21:42
    Thread: Expensive low mileage car, anyone?
Post: RE: Expensive low mileage car, anyone?

(02 Nov 2021, 20:52)Chris Williams Wrote: Quote:Chris, I've recently spoken to a chap in Leicestershire, him and his elderly father have/had two DeLorean's. I've put him in touch with a guy near us ...
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 393 02 Nov 2021, 21:36
    Thread: Expensive low mileage car, anyone?
Post: RE: Expensive low mileage car, anyone?

They could of at least straightened out the front fascia before putting it up for sale and asking a price like that. Chris, I've recently spoken to a chap in Leicestershire, him and his elderly fath...
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 393 02 Nov 2021, 12:27
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

Thanks for sorting this Will, I'll make sure to go through the menu when we get time and let you know our food choices.
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 02 Nov 2021, 12:11
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021 & AGM Notification
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021 ...

I've spoken to Mary on the phone, she's going in for a hip operation this Thursday, hence why her and Mike will be unable to attend this year. I'll ask her to send me her (final) Regalia report for t...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 29 1,803 01 Nov 2021, 16:53
    Thread: Rare RHD for sale?
Post: RE: Rare RHD for sale?

(29 Oct 2021, 23:19)Phil Peters Wrote: (21 Oct 2021, 12:02)Guinney1971 Wrote: Blimey Phil, long time no see, how are you?   I seem to remember 'OGH', maybe at 2001/06 Eurofests? Hi Claire, Yes...
Guinney1971 DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 15 1,352 01 Nov 2021, 16:44
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

acmetowers, will add you to the list, but I'll need to know your real name as I always struggle to match up 'forum names' to member's names.
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 01 Nov 2021, 14:53
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: RE: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

sounds good William, I'll let you know if I cant get us in at Duckmanton and maybe we can book this up instead.
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 26 Oct 2021, 15:38
    Thread: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021
Post: Xmas Meet Up, Sat 4th December 2021

Hi All, as usual, I'm planning the 'East Midlands Area' Xmas meal, but as always,  this is not limited to members in this area. I'm aiming for Saturday 4th December and looking at the Chesterfield a...
Guinney1971 DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 35 1,903 26 Oct 2021, 13:31
    Thread: Super fuel causing problems?
Post: RE: Super fuel causing problems?

absolutely mate, information like this is gold dust.
Guinney1971 1 - Engine 41 2,678 26 Oct 2021, 13:24
    Thread: Super fuel causing problems?
Post: RE: Super fuel causing problems?

Wow. That's a very comprehensive write up Rissy, glad you are happy with the car now.
Guinney1971 1 - Engine 41 2,678 25 Oct 2021, 16:59