Monthly Archive: April 2011

Darth

Darth gets a new engine

This weekend was going to be a full on engines (note the multiple) out of cars and into other cars session, however I didn’t arrive at Dan’s till Saturday AM, and by that time...

Rotten Van

Berts new shell (NOT)

Went on a rescue mission with Nick today to rescue a HA van shell we found on eBay (£200 BIN) what could possibly go wrong? Described as solid but door missing and no running...

1057cc

1057cc engine

Right now the 1159 engine is all done and dusted just awaiting collection, I thought it time to get a load more engines out and stripped ready for action, one was a bare block...

1159cc

1159cc 90 engine

Jon this is a post for your notice… The 1159 engine is all ready, and here are some pictures, you should notice the head is all ready as well… Any time you want give...

Vauxhall History

A second film

OHH whilst my internet is still live (don’t ask its been up and down like a yo-yo in last few days) I shall upload and show the second HA film I have managed to...

GT Head

GT Head

I collected the GT head from the workshop today, they were just going to put guides in, but as the guides were so worn, the valves has worn the seats … so new seats...

Griff Inn

Classic car Lunchtime meet

Question is why was I so eager to leave Evesham this morning after pulling the engine and gearbox out of Bert? Not because I don’t like doing that sort of work, nothing of the...

Bert HA Roma

Bert

Bert is a Green Deluxe Roma camper owned by a friend in Evesham, this morning saw me rush over with my engine hoist to assist Nick in the removal of Bert’s engine and gearbox....