Monthly Archive: July 2009

Vauxhall Mirror

Hell Drivers

As promised whilst Marvin is still away I thought I would add some small little articles I found in the Vauxhall Mirror, this time as the title suggests this is about the Hell Drivers,...

Welder

I also managed to get the right tips for the welder this afternoon and some new wire, so that’s all sorted other than finding a gas supplier for when the bottle runs out. I...

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Marvin has a new face

I went up to the paint shop for my weekly disappointment but this week things have changed! Marvin has a new front end all welded on and looking good. Crap pictures I know but...

Sills

I got a telephone call today, from a bloke in Rugby… “ear I as some old parts mate, been in the shed for 30 years at least, do ya want em, or I just...

Test a welder

Well I had some time this evening to have a look at the welder and I can report Dave its 100% fine, alas that cannot be said for my welding skills… I got two...

Welder

Yes again I never got up in time to go to the show, but I still made the most of the day, popped over to a friends who had relayed down from Dave’s a...

Sleepy head

OOPS I was supposed to set the alarm for 4:30 am this morning so I could pack and get over to a friends swap cars and form a convoy heading to a big car...

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Dolly Bird

Well as I scanned a few of the items from the Vauxhall Mirror magazines I thought I would post one here for you to have a chuckle at, if anyone knows who she is,...

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History

In my never ending search for the history of the Viva, I managed to unearth a few items from the auto jumble at Billing last weekend. Namely 40 copies of “Vauxhall Mirror”, a magazine...

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Post Billing jobs

Today after unpacking the car, I dropped the new front panel I got at billing off at the bodyshop, Peter at the bodyshop was very happy to see it as he had almost given...