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10-04-2018, 06:48 PM
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Posted By Fordmad!

Will I need or should I bother with building regs

Basilic ally I have some brick sheds running parallel with the gabel side of my house as you go out the back door. Thereís a meter wide ally way and then the sheds.

They are original to the house...
10-04-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 260
Posted By Fordmad!

Will I need or should I bother with building regs

Basilic ally I have some brick sheds running parallel with the gabel side of my house as you go out the back door. Thereís a meter wide ally way and then the sheds.

They are original to the house...
09-04-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 961
Posted By Fordmad!

Yeah the more I look into Audiís the more I hear...

Yeah the more I look into Audiís the more I hear horror stories!

Sts are good value for money I think. 6k gets a real decent spec one.

May ya just hold out and get a mk1 as they seem decent...
08-04-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 961
Posted By Fordmad!

Good reliable power for 6k

So just sold my rs1800 and rs2000. Had my heart set on buying a mk1 focus rs but now I have the cash Iím starting to look at other cars. Have more then 6k but any more then that Iíd just get a focus ...
03-04-2018, 06:28 AM
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Posted By Fordmad!

This is going to be one nice sorted Fiesta

This is going to be one nice sorted Fiesta
01-04-2018, 06:39 AM
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Posted By Fordmad!

Top work jeep the pictures coming

Top work jeep the pictures coming
31-03-2018, 07:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 675
Posted By Fordmad!

Wouldn’t be a daily wouldn’t drive it a lot at...

Wouldn’t be a daily wouldn’t drive it a lot at all. Be just a summer car really. Price of mk2s have dropped slightly still 18k starting point I see. Mk1s are climbing but seeemd to have levelled...
30-03-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 675
Posted By Fordmad!

Mk1 or mk2 focus rs.....

Right Iíve have put a thread up about being in the market for a mk1 focusís rs. Iíve seen a few in my price range and one local to me that Iím due to view.

More I keep looking though the more the...
26-03-2018, 04:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 583
Posted By Fordmad!

I’d keep it. Prices are steadily rising on these....

I’d keep it. Prices are steadily rising on these. When’s the last time you seen one out and about?
21-03-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,492
Posted By Fordmad!

Wanted to restart this thread as I never did get...

Wanted to restart this thread as I never did get one in the end. Now this year I’ll have a good amount to pick one up.

I have been reading up though and these cars do scare me. Parts you just...
20-03-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,206
Posted By Fordmad!

I have to admit my st220 is a cracking all round...

I have to admit my st220 is a cracking all round car for £1100 youíd be hard pushed to buy anything better for that money
20-03-2018, 06:47 AM
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Views: 1,206
Posted By Fordmad!

Reason being it was advertised with a lot of bits...

Reason being it was advertised with a lot of bits that needed sorting. As it was for sale I was getting the bits sorted hence I wanted more. Itís now pretty much completely sorted and I have been...
19-03-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,206
Posted By Fordmad!

Rs2000 I think will will staynwith the 1800 price...

Rs2000 I think will will staynwith the 1800 price wise. I put both for sale, escort had about 30 people wanting it Fiesta only had a couple.

To get a focus rs I’d need to sell them all to be able...
19-03-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,206
Posted By Fordmad!

Anyone ever regretted selling a car?

Think Iíve had a midlife crisis 10 years earlier then I should.

Woke up and basically decided all my cars are going

Just took a deposit on my rs2000 that Iíve had 6 years. I absolutely love...
12-03-2018, 06:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 875
Posted By Fordmad!

Loft conversion

Needing any advice on this really.

I am looking at converting the loft to a 1 bedroom with an ensuit.

Iím going to get a structural engineer and go fron there. It will need 2 steels but Iím...
15-02-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 825
Posted By Fordmad!

Well picked the car up this morning and I’m over...

Well picked the car up this morning and I’m over the moon with it. What a cracking car they really are. Best all round car I’ve been in or driven. Only regret is I didn’t have one sooner!
14-02-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 825
Posted By Fordmad!

Really not arsed about the tax I pay monthly as...

Really not arsed about the tax I pay monthly as said it’s the lower tax bracket anyway.

Heard nothing but good reviews on them bar running costs are slightly high but really not bothered
14-02-2018, 06:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 825
Posted By Fordmad!

New addition being collected tomorrow

After many months of deciding what car to get for Abit more sensible weekend car Iíve landed on an st220. itbwas between these and the focus st3.

mondeo ticked all the boxes for me. Won this one...
30-01-2018, 04:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 934
Posted By Fordmad!

Massive thanks for all the comment, not what I...

Massive thanks for all the comment, not what I expected. I did think most would just say get rid and move on, but as most no it’s not that simple.

Feeling a lot better after talking with her...
29-01-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 934
Posted By Fordmad!

Relationship woes

So after 8 longs year still it seems mine is coming to an end.

Iíll explain and advice is very welcomed

Sooo......

Been abit rocky last few months, I went out really and really pissed her...
18-01-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 31,327
Posted By Fordmad!

Top work! I bet that’s left your pocket abit...

Top work! I bet that’s left your pocket abit lighter. Be a good feeling to know you’ll be driving with a freshly built engine!
18-01-2018, 02:03 PM
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Views: 29,579
Posted By Fordmad!

Do you have any front calipers and discs to go on...

Do you have any front calipers and discs to go on my mk6 rs2000. Cheers
15-01-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,451
Posted By Fordmad!

What was the problem

What was the problem
04-01-2018, 05:38 PM
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Views: 31,327
Posted By Fordmad!

Love this car, great thread too. Keep up the good...

Love this car, great thread too. Keep up the good work!
04-01-2018, 04:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,744
Posted By Fordmad!

To have 3k if I want but looking at what's about...

To have 3k if I want but looking at what's about I don't think I'll need that. The best one I've see so far is 2k. A lot seem only to fetch £1600ish, seem rock bottom on price ATM, a lot of car for...
03-01-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,744
Posted By Fordmad!

For some reason the zetec s is more to insure so...

For some reason the zetec s is more to insure so looks like I'll be looking for a tidy st220.

I'll have about 2k budget, more if needed but I'd like to stay below that. Looking at what's about I...
03-01-2018, 11:49 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,744
Posted By Fordmad!

Looks a very tidy motor.

Looks a very tidy motor.
03-01-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,744
Posted By Fordmad!

Any pics of yours Glenn? Could also be an...

Any pics of yours Glenn?

Could also be an option for me
02-01-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,451
Posted By Fordmad!

Your better off getting on the mk3 Fiesta forums...

Your better off getting on the mk3 Fiesta forums on Facebook mate, nobody seems to bother on here unless it's a cossie haha
02-01-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,744
Posted By Fordmad!

Mondeo st220

A few weeks ago I started a thread saying I was very unsure what to do with the 4 cars I have all toys none very practical.

After some thought I'm going to get rid of my 205 gti I've not long...
22-12-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 906
Posted By Fordmad!

Well feeling a lot better today, the escort now...

Well feeling a lot better today, the escort now lives to fight another day!!

Think I'll get the si finished now, sort the 205 cam out, sell the si and go from there.

To make things worse I seen...
22-12-2017, 05:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 906
Posted By Fordmad!

Yes it was only 5 miles from me. Car will be...

Yes it was only 5 miles from me. Car will be pretty much mint when it's all back together which will be done for end of January. Inside was like new, paintwork will be immaculate. Had it on the ramp,...
21-12-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 906
Posted By Fordmad!

As in watching it before I bought it? Not...

As in watching it before I bought it?

Not sure in a proce really. Just had 2 new wings, rear valance, sill and full respray. Solid as a rock underneath. I need to service and put a belt on and...
21-12-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 906
Posted By Fordmad!

Si was always going to go anyway really, I bought...

Si was always going to go anyway really, I bought it as it was local and couldn't remember last time I seen a. 3 door with that mileage on.
Out of them all I'd keep my 2k been such a good car and...
21-12-2017, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 587
Posted By Fordmad!

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21-12-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 906
Posted By Fordmad!

Dilemma with cars. Get rid or keep 😩😑😔

So currently I have a

Mk6 rs2000. Had 4 years, love it, well modified but currently not running which is getting me down, been a cracking car though.

Fiesta rs1800 which I've restored and is...
18-12-2017, 02:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Fordmad!

Welll after about of head scratching it's sorted....

Welll after about of head scratching it's sorted. I stripped back the wiring and couldn't see any breaks, so went ahead and changed the alternater and still it wasn't sorted.

So did all the...
17-12-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Fordmad!

I made sure it's the correct battery as I was...

I made sure it's the correct battery as I was aware of that.

I've taken the car to another mechanic I use who's far better then your average garage one and he does think it's the altenator after...
14-12-2017, 08:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Fordmad!

Right had a poke around wiring this morning. All...

Right had a poke around wiring this morning. All looks okay but not to say it isn't that. It's charging at 14.6 which I'm told is overcharging. Both garages I've used have said it'll be the...
13-12-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Fordmad!

Right I'll check the wiring to the altanater and...

Right I'll check the wiring to the altanater and go from there. Thanks
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