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    Thread: Super fuel causing problems?
Post: RE: Super fuel causing problems?

I have a calibrated gauge, happy to drop if off if/when you need it.
acmetowers 1 - Engine 19 376 08 Sep 2021, 14:04
    Thread: Tapatalk
Post: RE: Tapatalk

Just checked and this forum is still not listed on tapatalk.
acmetowers General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 10 534 26 Aug 2021, 10:17
    Thread: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th August 2021
Post: RE: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th Augu...

Would really like to go but not sure what state the car or I'll be in (busy weekend). If there's still space for a D, what time can you arrive?
acmetowers Midlands 40 713 23 Aug 2021, 12:05
    Thread: Hello everyone
Post: RE: Hello everyone

Congratulations from another midlander (Kenilworth).
acmetowers New member? Say hello :) 14 201 11 Aug 2021, 11:48
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Just to say thanks to you all who attended either the Saturday or Sunday for making me, my son and dad feel welcome, we all enjoyed it very much. It was great to see so many DMC's and to talk to their...
acmetowers DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,162 02 Aug 2021, 18:24
    Thread: she's finally arrived
Post: RE: she's finally arrived

Looks like you've got a good car there, happy days!  With the coolant I had the same issue with the drive to the MOT station because I overfilled the coolant but what I would recommend is to fit (if i...
acmetowers General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 9 228 19 Jul 2021, 14:55
    Thread: VIN #2045 (Bessie) Is Here!
Post: RE: VIN #2045 (Bessie) Is Here!

https://www.carlogbook.co.uk/delorean/dmc-12/ 2 black, 1 red, but I don't think this covers vehicles SORN.
acmetowers Members Cars 40 1,697 25 Jun 2021, 14:57
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

If all goes well I'll be at the museum in the D with my son on the Saturday.
acmetowers DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,162 25 Jun 2021, 12:44
    Thread: Delorean prices and condition advice.
Post: RE: Delorean prices and condition advice.

I think I need to increase my insurance agreed value, at the moment I've got it for 28k, what's the PJ Grady cost these days for a good example?
acmetowers DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 20 755 14 Jun 2021, 09:40
    Thread: Delorean prices and condition advice.
Post: RE: Delorean prices and condition advice.

Not trying to devalue our cars just trying to put through the "don't miss out on other sites" as people just look at the normal ebay bhcc where the cars go for top dollar.  Regarding ccs here's the l...
acmetowers DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 20 755 11 Jun 2021, 09:03
    Thread: Delorean prices and condition advice.
Post: RE: Delorean prices and condition advice.

Second the don't forget the UK especially the less well known aution sites such as CCA and other local ones, got mine from the UK a few years ago for just under 17k as I was the only bider due to it b...
acmetowers DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 20 755 10 Jun 2021, 10:49
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

(12 Apr 2021, 20:59)Guinney1971 Wrote: Can everyone who books, email me with their name, Club membership number, car registration and how you wish to receive your £20 refund.  As the HSBC app is abs...
acmetowers DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,162 26 May 2021, 10:17
    Thread: ASI / DMC Radio wanted
Post: RE: ASI / DMC Radio wanted

I can not be sure but all the pictures I've seen are the same as the Jags, also https://www.deloreanmuseum.org/asi-proposal.html shows orange.
acmetowers DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 12 456 10 May 2021, 14:00
    Thread: ASI / DMC Radio wanted
Post: RE: ASI / DMC Radio wanted

Its from a Jaguar XJ6/XJS, part number JHT-106010, as mentioned got mine from Ebay for £100 from a guy in Lithuania. I think there are different versions, one for the American market and another for t...
acmetowers DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 12 456 10 May 2021, 12:53
    Thread: ASI / DMC Radio wanted
Post: RE: ASI / DMC Radio wanted

I've just "made" a DMC ASI radio from parts. Bought a Jag ASI radio and fitted the DMC trim Jag radio [attachment=1043] With DMC facia, buttons and plate (from DMC Texas) [attachment=1044] Just got t...
acmetowers DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 12 456 10 May 2021, 11:09
    Thread: Delorean eyebrows
Post: RE: Delorean eyebrows

About to do mine but rather than the aluminium bar going to use 1.5mm carbon fibre sheet. Main reasons are that it's lighter, thinner, has more contact area for bonding and when you bend the sheet it ...
acmetowers General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 7 403 07 May 2021, 22:53
    Thread: Just bought a project! VIN 7128
Post: RE: Just bought a project! VIN 7128

Good luck with the project, the car looks pretty straight and whatever you do keep those window stickers. One bit of advice, if your going for a complete strip down invest in some parts boxes and a go...
acmetowers General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 18 1,241 15 Mar 2021, 11:48
    Thread: Fascia Painting
Post: RE: Fascia Painting

Not sure about a place to get it painted but I do have a suggestion on the paint. I've just stripped the dealership paint off the facia and managed to get a sample of the original colour underneath, b...
acmetowers 8 - Frame / Body / Interior 3 273 09 Mar 2021, 13:31
    Thread: Soon to be imported?
Post: RE: Soon to be imported?

I've just de painted 10855. It had a "proper job" paint job that cost over $4k in the 80s so a decent job. I used peelaway 7, great stuff, no smells, no burning and it literally peeled away in nic...
acmetowers Members Cars 7 449 03 Mar 2021, 18:02
    Thread: Tapatalk
Post: Tapatalk

Hi, a month or so ago I lost this forum from my Tapatalk app, just got error messages. I removed the forum from the app to see if it was my phone but when I tried to get it back the app couldn't find ...
acmetowers General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 10 534 01 Mar 2021, 17:31
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Sounds great, count me in. Gives me a deadline to get 10855 back on the road.
acmetowers DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,162 01 Mar 2021, 10:10
    Thread: DeLorean wanted, manual, grey interior
Post: RE: DeLorean wanted, manual, grey interior

Also keep an eye out on Classic Car Auctions based in Warwicksire. I bought mine from them at an auction at the NEC a few years back. If you go to their website and look on the results you'll see they...
acmetowers DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 15 1,213 14 Feb 2021, 13:10
    Thread: UK Cars for Sale and Prices
Post: UK Cars for Sale and Prices

A friend found this one in a garage called overbrook in Chipping Camden back in Feb. They wanted 25k for it, not sure it's worth that but if they still have it they may be up for an offer?[Image: http...
acmetowers Members Cars 14 2,420 12 May 2020, 22:02
    Thread: Resto of 5222
Post: Resto of 5222

I've been using peelaway 7 to remove the paint from mine. Works very well. One coat wrapped and left for two days all six or so coats come off in one go with a window scraper. It's been taking me abou...
acmetowers Members Cars 2 733 16 Feb 2020, 08:19
    Thread: re vin 5222 now on its way to UK
Post: re vin 5222 now on its way to UK

Congratulations. Planning to strip my delorean back to stainless this winter. What's your plan to take the paint off? I was going for chemical first and if that fails soda. Sent from my SM-N950F usin...
acmetowers General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 20 6,282 19 Oct 2019, 09:08
    Thread: NEC Classic Motor Show 2019 (8th-10th Nov)
Post: NEC Classic Motor Show 2019 (8th-10th Nov)

Happy to help out on Thursday if needed. I'm local to the nec so it's a short train ride I'm for me. Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
acmetowers DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 13 2,897 02 Oct 2019, 19:25
    Thread: Hello!
Post: Hello!

This is their website. http://www.classiccarauctions.co.uk Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
acmetowers New member? Say hello :) 22 6,175 14 Aug 2019, 23:11
    Thread: Hello!
Post: Hello!

The 24k was the sale price including any cost. If you go to their site you can see the results for previous auctions. If you see a black one that's mine! Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
acmetowers New member? Say hello :) 22 6,175 14 Aug 2019, 22:00
    Thread: Hello!
Post: Hello!

Hi Rissy. I'm not that far away from you in kenilworth. I got my delorean at the classic car auctions at the classic car restoration show at the nec a few months ago (wasn't thinking I would have a ch...
acmetowers New member? Say hello :) 22 6,175 14 Aug 2019, 21:39