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Hoovie's Garage buy a DeLorean
#1
I've been watching this guys youtube channel recently, look what he's just bought... oh and he is a DeLorean fan.
Check out his other videos, including one where he compares a DeLorean and a Bricklin.







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VIN 6237 Grey Interior, Manual
VIN 16723 Black Interior, Auto
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#2
Ooo, nice find.

I’ll watch those this evening Smile
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VIN 11477 Jan '82
2013 Jaguar XF-S

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#3
Its a pity the bloke can't drive a manual....or should I say stick-shift!
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#4
I just watched it, doesn't look a bad car but I've not seen that side stripe before with DMC in it
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(23 Dec 2018, 07:50)little_daz Wrote: I just watched it, doesn't look a bad car but I've not seen that side stripe before with DMC in it

I think that known as the 83 side stripe....I had one on my 83 car. But can't find a photo of it unfortunately.....cant find anything of my computers these days...... with all these confusing operating systems. Bring back windows 7!
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Mitsubishi Outlander Plug in 4X4
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(23 Dec 2018, 07:50)little_daz Wrote: I just watched it, doesn't look a bad car but I've not seen that side stripe before with DMC in it

Yep, quite a nice addition the thin stripe.
NOS ones can be had from DGo.....
Also in the accessory brochures of the day:
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VIN 11477 Jan '82
2013 Jaguar XF-S

Tristan J Carroll
South Wales
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(23 Dec 2018, 09:26)Chris P Wrote:
(23 Dec 2018, 07:50)little_daz Wrote: I just watched it, doesn't look a bad car but I've not seen that side stripe before with DMC in it

I think that known as the 83 side stripe....I had one on my 83 car. But can't find a photo of it unfortunately.....cant find anything of my computers these days...... with all these confusing operating systems. Bring back windows 7!


I thought you may know Chris  Smile  , We have that same problem here. We have one computer on the network that can find any file and another that refuses to find everything but what you want!

(23 Dec 2018, 11:09)TristanC Wrote:
(23 Dec 2018, 07:50)little_daz Wrote: I just watched it, doesn't look a bad car but I've not seen that side stripe before with DMC in it

Yep, quite a nice addition the thin stripe.
NOS ones can be had from DGo.....
Also in the accessory brochures of the day:
[Image: accsa.jpg]

Thanks Tris, I recon I could easily knock that up on my vinyl cutter if needs be, I wouldn't feel as bad if I didn't like it and pulled it off  Big Grin 
I've just seen the price - especially at £300!!

Sorry for the late replies - I've had a rare day off and this:

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has kept me busy ALL day!
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#8
I hope you didn't pay £300 for it!
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#9
Noooooo Chris, I meant the side stripe kit is £300 on Dgo LOL.

To be fair I think NOS 30 odd year old decals would be pretty much shot by now and would be chocolate teapot - they'll be dried out, shrunk (vinyl has a lifespan) or they'll never come off the backing / App tape...
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#10
I have been watching Tyler for a couple of months. 
There are some good channels on YouTube.
If you like Hoovie check out Tavarish. He’s been rebuilding a fire damaged Lambo. And also has Hoovie’s slightly toasty 355 Wink 

Sarah N Tuned is also good, restoring a MR2 and Audi TT. She does a great job on a budget.


Goonsquad is worth a watch if you like modern American muscle cars.

The best out there in my opinion is B is for Build.

Nick H
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Jaguar X-Type
Range Rover Sport SDV6 "Rufus" (Mrs H's motor)
DeLorean DMC 12 Vin#2862

My other hobby...
http://www.lccuk.org.uk/
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