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by LeeSample
Tue Jan 22, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Whats on and Where
Topic: National Kit Car Show and Club AGM
Replies: 0
Views: 45

National Kit Car Show and Club AGM

Hi Everyone, just a gentle reminder that the Club AGM and National Kit Car Show is fast approaching! Date: 5th/6th May 2019 (AGM on the 5th) Venue: Stoneleigh, NAEC, Nr Kenilworth, CV8 2LZ link to event website - https://www.nationalkitcarshow.co.uk/contact_us.php remember, as a kit car driver you g...
by LeeSample
Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: The Market Place
Topic: Convertible Hardtop
Replies: 4
Views: 168

Re: Convertible Hardtop

they do come up from time to time, but as you say - rare as hens teeth! i did have one on yours at one point, but i found it made the car feel a little claustrophobic. strange really, as the saloon doesn't feel like that. probably just my weird head lol one thing to note though - they weigh a good 5...
by LeeSample
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: The Garage
Topic: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021
Replies: 28
Views: 6157

Re: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021

well, it's getting close to the time for the Exeter trial in January, so loads has been happening (just really slowly lol). following the Last trial, the front suspension felt a little sloppy - like you could move both of the front wheels backwards and forwards by an inch... it made for some interes...
by LeeSample
Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: The Market Place
Topic: 1st motion shaft/clutch/input shaft
Replies: 2
Views: 274

Re: 1st motion shaft/clutch/input shaft

Hi Richard. if you get stuck, I have a 4 speed box you can have for £40 ono. its located in Hitchin, Herts at the moment.

Lee
by LeeSample
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Whats on and Where
Topic: Club meet?
Replies: 4
Views: 344

Re: Club meet?

id be more than interested in getting together with some other rickman owners :-) im in bedfordshire 8-)

Lee
by LeeSample
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: The Garage
Topic: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021
Replies: 28
Views: 6157

Re: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021

also have a short video of myself and then matt, both failing to climb Simms Hill:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UytVnQ-8uqk

the Rangers are from about 50 seconds in
by LeeSample
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: The Garage
Topic: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021
Replies: 28
Views: 6157

Re: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021

a few hastily chucked together pics from the trial: at the haynes control stop: https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4707/27921760069_bb65bff016_k.jpg Untitled by Lee Sample , on Flickr mini action shot on simms (will find a better one) https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4678/39669333262_3717aa870c_b.jpg Unti...
by LeeSample
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: The Garage
Topic: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021
Replies: 28
Views: 6157

Re: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021

as for the trial itself - it went well. very very well in fact! up until the mid way breakfast stop we had cleaned every section, and were feeling cautiously optimistic. after all, this was the 'big boy' trial, not class O, so it wasn't going to be a pushover. after breakfast we had a section that i...
by LeeSample
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: The Garage
Topic: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021
Replies: 28
Views: 6157

Re: New addition - Green Ranger-gctid4021

still a bit slack on the updating front.... :roll: 1. Replace front sidelights/indicators with LED units - DONE 2. Replace failing rear light clusters with LED units - DONE 3. refit alloys using new studs and wheel nuts - DONE 4. create and fit front competition number holder, preferably illuminated...
by LeeSample
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: The Market Place
Topic: Ricky on ebay
Replies: 3
Views: 1305

Re: Ricky on ebay

agreed, £1200 is a bit steep for what is a car in need of tidying up. but you never know, perhaps the prices are on the up.... ;)

Lee