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VTD510M A two door copper tone metallic Viva HC, affectionately known as Arthur, as in Arthur Dent from HHGTTG

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Good bye Mr Arthur

Yep that’s right, Arthur is presently whisking his way south, towards a new life by the seaside, sand sea and sump oil me thinks! The new owner seems a nice fellow, he’s owned a...

Subframe now scrap

I’ve spent 2 days stripping down the sub frame to find out what the problem was, I have found two problems, the first is the top arm bushes were worn down, all they would...

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Front Subframe

Well I found a few hours this evening, and I stripped 75% of the front sub frame. So far it all looks like worn bushes were the problem. not got it fully apart yet...

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Sunny Sunday

Ive been for a drive in Arthur, fist time since the new sub frame was fitted, and all seems well. no funny noises no leaning and no looking very embarrassed getting out of the...

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On the piss

I got the HC back from Kelly last night and today I got to have a look over Arthur, needless to say its leaning worse than ever now, got the trusty tape measure out...

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Is it because we is Black?

Yep I fitted them tonight, thanks to Fred I have some comfy seats for the HC, from a Magnum by the looks of things, fit like a dream, just the rear parcel shelf to...

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Seats

Ive just got back from Newport in Shropshire, to collect a set of superb Magnum seats for the HC, they will do the car proud, the condition is far far better than I could...

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Two forward One back

Why doesn’t it surprise me with Marvin that every time I get a step forward something pushes it back, Its just been MOT’d and Today it got 12 months Road tax (free of course),...

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Arthur now has ears

Found some spare time this evening after work and took one drill and two old Chevette wing mirrors and 30 minutes later Arthur has ears!!! I might actually be able to see when I...