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    Thread: Prom nights
Post: RE: Prom nights

Ah yes, some of this is coming back to me now. Plus getting CRB checked etc!! I now vaguely remember looking into this many years ago, obviously the car has been off road since 2015! Yep, seems like ...
Rich Hanlon TV/Film Hire and Work Requests 3 63 22 Sep 2021, 00:03
    Thread: Prom nights
Post: Prom nights

Hi all, doing a prom night dropoff for a friend's son. No charge, as I know them well, but just wondering what people are charging for a couple of hrs and say 20 Mile round trip these days.  Just in ...
Rich Hanlon TV/Film Hire and Work Requests 3 63 20 Sep 2021, 13:11
    Thread: PJ Grady visit
Post: RE: PJ Grady visit

Can't help I'm afraid, but I'd appreciate it if you were to keep this thread updated if you get anywhere as I am also partially considering this. Costs, turnaround time etc.
Rich Hanlon General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 8 144 20 Sep 2021, 13:07
    Thread: VIN #2045 (Bessie) Is Here!
Post: RE: VIN #2045 (Bessie) Is Here!

Excellent news. It's a major landmark.  Now you just need to think of a suitable acronym!!
Rich Hanlon Members Cars 40 1,646 17 Sep 2021, 16:37
    Thread: Super fuel causing problems?
Post: RE: Super fuel causing problems?

I'm convinced this is due to the bolt bottoming out before it's fully squished the coppers up. I had to double up on washers and it sealed just fine.
Rich Hanlon 1 - Engine 19 344 17 Sep 2021, 16:34
    Thread: DeLorean Cars Required For BTTF Musical Premier
Post: RE: DeLorean Cars Required For BTTF Musical Premie...

There are many pics I could upload, but these are some of my favourites: [attachment=1199] [attachment=1200] [attachment=1201] [attachment=1203] [attachment=1205] [attachment=1204] [attachment=...
Rich Hanlon Off topic talk, general chat etc 9 374 16 Sep 2021, 16:13
    Thread: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar
Post: RE: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar

Bargain, well done, and as you say, yes, nice to support an independent business, and interesting that it comes out about the same price too!!
Rich Hanlon General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 8 127 15 Sep 2021, 17:26
    Thread: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar
Post: RE: DOC-UK 2022 Calendar

Sent you a few :)
Rich Hanlon General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 8 127 14 Sep 2021, 17:17
    Thread: Afternoon from Notts
Post: RE: Afternoon from Notts

Glad you enjoyed the day and meeting and talking to some of the owners! It was a great chance to step back into society after a prolonged absence for many of us!! I think your assessment is similar f...
Rich Hanlon New member? Say hello :) 2 72 31 Aug 2021, 22:46
    Thread: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th August 2021
Post: RE: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th Augu...

Thanks for making it happen Chris, lovely to get back out and about again. Just for a while it felt like Coronavirus had never happened.  Nice to see some old friends and new, and certainly the neares...
Rich Hanlon Midlands 40 674 30 Aug 2021, 23:44
    Thread: Hello from Sweden
Post: RE: Hello from Sweden

That's great, always nice to hear of another restoration project under way! Congratulations on your purchase and thank you for joining us. Plenty of advice on here and searchable too in case the issue...
Rich Hanlon New member? Say hello :) 3 91 26 Aug 2021, 00:01
    Thread: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018
Post: RE: RHD Project for auction, 1st Sept 2018

Woohoo! Fantastic news. Yes you've definitely completed a big piece of the jigsaw there.
Rich Hanlon DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 191 54,837 23 Aug 2021, 08:06
    Thread: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They Appear.
Post: RE: DeLorean's For Sale On Ebay, Updated as They A...

I thought so too. Great lengths gone to in order to hide the plate too and photos cropped here and there.
Rich Hanlon DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 463 178,298 19 Aug 2021, 20:21
    Thread: DeLorean Chronology/Registry
Post: RE: DeLorean Chronology/Registry

Mine too. It was on the old VIN list since 2004 but it seems to have disappeared.
Rich Hanlon Historical DeLorean articles, references, photos and information. 13 237 17 Aug 2021, 19:48
    Thread: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021
Post: RE: NEC Classic Car Show 2021, Nov 12-14 Nov 2021

Brilliant news Chris. I think you can count me in!! (Car plus me!)
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 4 108 11 Aug 2021, 20:54
    Thread: Lancia Likeness
Post: RE: Lancia Likeness

(10 Aug 2021, 16:46)ayr41 Wrote: I noticed this car for sale on eBay a LANCIA MONTECARLO and I must admit it did remind me a lot of the Delorean, just wondered if there was ever a connection in the ...
Rich Hanlon General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 2 83 10 Aug 2021, 19:17
    Thread: Hello everyone
Post: RE: Hello everyone

Welcome! Whereabouts in the country are you based?
Rich Hanlon New member? Say hello :) 14 186 10 Aug 2021, 10:09
    Thread: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th August 2021
Post: RE: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th Augu...

https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/whats-o...n=sharebar
Rich Hanlon Midlands 40 674 07 Aug 2021, 20:26
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

[attachment=1155] Found a few more pics but lots of them are a bit rain-soaked!
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 03 Aug 2021, 23:03
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

That's a result! Good job (after bad luck...)
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 03 Aug 2021, 19:08
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

It was great to finally have a catch up and do something! And its all Claire, I only made a couple of calls really, Claire did 99% of everything! Thank you.
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 02 Aug 2021, 18:22
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

[attachment=1149] [attachment=1150] [attachment=1151]
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 01 Aug 2021, 14:42
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

[attachment=1149]  17 and counting....
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 01 Aug 2021, 09:38
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Great summary of a good day out, thanks Claire and best wishes to all.
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 31 Jul 2021, 21:12
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Thanks Chris!  Gang is here.... [attachment=1148]
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 31 Jul 2021, 13:25
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Just about ready to roll... :D [attachment=1145]
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 31 Jul 2021, 07:47
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Stick some pics up please guys! I'll see you all tomorrow.
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 30 Jul 2021, 19:28
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Good shout Chris, I've just booked for myself and the lad. He can get a bit shy in larger groups so I've just booked us a table for 2 for now. I'm not going to be there in Friday night so will see yo...
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 27 Jul 2021, 01:19
    Thread: Fuel odour in the cabin
Post: RE: Fuel odour in the cabin

Don't forget the high pressure unions to the accumulator are just under your elbow too.... I've had a dribble there before now, just accessible with the centre console lifted out and access panel remo...
Rich Hanlon 2 - Emission / Fuel Systems 8 143 26 Jul 2021, 21:05
    Thread: How does the PNDR work from the shift cable
Post: RE: How does the PNDR work from the shift cable

The bellcrank reverses it, of course, so P which is fully forward relates to the cable pushing fully back and vice versa. Next position out is then R and so on. I found you have to be relatively firm...
Rich Hanlon 4 - Transmission - Manual & Automatic 1 63 07 Jul 2021, 23:42
    Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

(19 Jun 2021, 17:17)Justwatching Wrote: The fill plug on the final drive unit and the sump plug on both the transmission and engine use the same 8mm square, but annoyingly, the drain plug on the fin...
Rich Hanlon Members Cars 57 1,726 03 Jul 2021, 23:53
    Thread: Drive shaft removal
Post: RE: Drive shaft removal

Granada aren't they?
Rich Hanlon 4 - Transmission - Manual & Automatic 14 5,747 28 Jun 2021, 22:11
    Thread: Draining / Refilling engine coolant - procedure?
Post: RE: Draining / Refilling engine coolant - procedur...

(24 Jun 2021, 17:51)lordivanhoe Wrote: ps: many thanks for previous answers to my temp gauge problem. Amusingly, I found a couple of threads which suggested the old 'wriggle a bit of wire through th...
Rich Hanlon 1 - Engine 25 857 24 Jun 2021, 18:39
    Thread: Draining / Refilling engine coolant - procedure?
Post: RE: Draining / Refilling engine coolant - procedur...

I'll take a look at mine, hang on....
Rich Hanlon 1 - Engine 25 857 24 Jun 2021, 17:50
    Thread: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th August 2021
Post: RE: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th Augu...

The car they have in there is MKW997W. No idea on VIN. Looks like it's now had its floppy doors sorted since the original publicity photos were taken!
Rich Hanlon Midlands 40 674 24 Jun 2021, 15:11
    Thread: Car Museum/show, Belper. Derbyshire. 30th August 2021
Post: RE: CARS at the SPA - Sunday 26th. September 2021

I'd be up for that Chris, subject to availability! . I don't know if Richard mentioned it but I also took mine up before it had officially opened and had a brief chat with him then.
Rich Hanlon Midlands 40 674 22 Jun 2021, 15:24
    Thread: DMC LED signs
Post: RE: DMC LED signs

https://www.ebay.com/itm/304040558759 Dig deep... !!
Rich Hanlon General Discussions on the DOC / Car / Company / JZD 64 11,930 21 Jun 2021, 14:23
  Sad Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

If you do have to pull the governor computer, then I think it is just those two bolts, yes.... But... The cable is linked via the L shaped multi plug on the bulkhead to the switching cable, which run...
Rich Hanlon Members Cars 57 1,726 07 Jun 2021, 23:38
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

Hi all, In order to help with planning the folks at Midland Air Museum have asked if I can give them numbers of attendees in advance. Could I ask that people could let me know if they plan on coming ...
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 07 Jun 2021, 14:35
    Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

The one to the filter seems to be the most rust-prone of all pipes, and possibly the most damage prone as the filter is changed. Mine was rescuable so I rubbed it down and painted it, but stainless st...
Rich Hanlon Members Cars 57 1,726 07 Jun 2021, 09:40
    Thread: Concours d'Elegance event, Bamburgh Castle 3rd July 2021
Post: RE: Concours d'Elegance event, Bamburgh Castle 3rd...

Bamburgh castle is an awesome spot, wish I was closer - could almost be tempted though I can't normally be bothered with concourse. Cleaning the insides of the tyre treads with an ear bud anyone?!
Rich Hanlon Northern England 5 177 03 Jun 2021, 10:29
    Thread: VIN No. 1867
Post: RE: VIN No. 1867

It could be as simple as the kickdown cable being incorrectly adjusted. This goes from the throttle spool to a bell crank on the gov computer.  If it's fully tight,i.e. bell crank is fully open, the ...
Rich Hanlon Members Cars 57 1,726 28 May 2021, 09:43
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

No problem at all.it was only a few phone calls! All I need to do is to let them know more accurate numbers of cars and people nearer the time.
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 26 May 2021, 21:23
    Thread: New member looking for first DeLorean
Post: RE: New member looking for first DeLorean

Welcome back, and congratulations on your purchase!! Was it a UK car you found for sale? Any work required? And whereabouts  in the country are you? Feel free to stick up as many pictures as you can!!...
Rich Hanlon New member? Say hello :) 8 352 25 May 2021, 20:16
    Thread: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!
Post: RE: DOC 2021 Meet - Take 2!!

SATURDAY PLANS CONFIRMED!! Hello all, I have eventually been in touch with the Midland Air Museum and they are pleased to welcome us to the museum on Saturday 31st July 2021! We are to arrive at aro...
Rich Hanlon DOC National Events, Car shows, AGM's and others 115 4,134 25 May 2021, 16:39
    Thread: VIN #2045 (Bessie) Is Here!
Post: RE: VIN #2045 (Bessie) Is Here!

(25 May 2021, 09:51)lordivanhoe Wrote: Picture of melted airbox added for horrified 'oohs'...! (previous post) It ain't pretty.. Wow! That's a new one on me too.
Rich Hanlon Members Cars 40 1,646 25 May 2021, 10:46
    Thread: #2292 New engine
Post: RE: #2292 New engine

Might be able to manage a few hours Claire, yes. It'll be much easier with a team. I did the separation and rejoining on 6126 on my own and it was knackering, in both directions. Both jobs took a soli...
Rich Hanlon Members Cars 103 38,475 25 May 2021, 10:37
    Thread: For Sale: New headlight retaining springs
Post: RE: For Sale: New headlight retaining springs

No prob see you on WhatsApp
Rich Hanlon DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 233 22 May 2021, 16:36
    Thread: For Sale: New headlight retaining springs
Post: RE: For Sale: New headlight retaining springs

No matey, you need 8 per car, 2 per lamp. So that's a full car set of 8 for £13 delivered there instead of £23 rrp  :-)
Rich Hanlon DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 233 22 May 2021, 13:06
    Thread: For Sale: New headlight retaining springs
Post: For Sale: New headlight retaining springs

For sale, full set of new stainless-steel headlamp retaining springs. RRP £20 plus p&p (£2.50 X 8) Ended up double-ordering. £13 posted in the UK. Cheers, Rich [attachment=1070]
Rich Hanlon DeLorean Cars or Parts For Sale or Wanted 4 233 21 May 2021, 18:17