Monthly Archive: July 2008

Busy Times

Its been a busy evening and yesterday as well, been stripping down the last of the scrap engines for parts, I how have a huge pile of old metal ready to ship to the...

1600 OHC

Size does matter

Well the 1600 was drained of oil and water! It looks like its been left out in the rain for a while as the block was full of water on top of the oil,...

AEU766C

More HA finds

This afternoon after dropping three gearbox and an engine off I shot over to Burton On Trent to have a look at a garage find, I say a find it was in fact two...

Bad news Maz

Bad news on the old HA engine I collected yesterday, I stripped the block ready to get it machine washed and honed ready to reassemble and I found some of the bearing metal in...

1159cc Blue

ERRRR now things are getting very weird, the old engine I was donated by Colin looks like a minter? I have removed the head to find a its a nice blue recon unit with...

HHW965D

Bristol or Bust

I left home at 7am this morning and drove to Bristol delivered the 1057cc engine and collected his old one, so I didn’t exactly make any new space in the shed I just swapped...

1057cc

Car is packed

Car is packed ready to do the drive and delivery to Bristol, in the boot is a shinny 1057cc engine all wrapped up warm, I shall also be popping past Maz’s in Reading and...

Slow Week

Its been a slow week for me this week, but should make up for things tomorrow. I shall be driving to Bristol with a new engine for a HA. He bought my 1057cc unleaded...

GCY430N Per Norway Billing 2008

Billing 2008

Well it was a good Billing, it did threaten to be a bad one with weather and cold, but it turned out to be a better billing than I had expected. Per arrived from...