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by peteleo
Fri Apr 02, 2021 5:39 am
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: New UK member
Replies: 6
Views: 287

Re: New UK member

It may be that the MK2 weren't officially imported with disc brakes, even as late as '62, to N. America. However, it is possible that some models did have discs by way of purchasing later rebuilt struts including discs from i.e NewFord parts and attaching available Girling P14 or P16 calipers. We we...
by peteleo
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: New UK member
Replies: 6
Views: 287

Re: New UK member

Hi Simon,

Glad to see you made it in. Has Doug forwarded the info regarding the guy selling Zephyr parts in Danville, Virginia.

Pete
by peteleo
Sat Mar 20, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Healey Fiesta For Sale Again
Replies: 7
Views: 252

Re: Healey Fiesta For Sale Again

Would registering be difficult here in the States esp California as all emissions equipment was removed ?
by peteleo
Sun Mar 07, 2021 2:24 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Girling Brake Bolt Locking Tabs.
Replies: 5
Views: 412

Re: Girling Brake Bolt Locking Tabs.

I'll send you a few tomorrow. Pete
by peteleo
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:50 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Girling Brake Bolt Locking Tabs.
Replies: 5
Views: 412

Re: Girling Brake Bolt Locking Tabs.

Brent,

Got good used ones i can send you.

Pete
by peteleo
Mon Feb 15, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: What MK2 Cortina parts fit on an Anglia?
Replies: 2
Views: 434

Re: What MK2 Cortina parts fit on an Anglia?

This site should answer all the questions regarding MK2 front suspension swap to 105E.

http://www.miltonrace.co.uk/
by peteleo
Sun Feb 07, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1958 Zephyr?
Replies: 16
Views: 877

Re: 1958 Zephyr?

Those bumper guards might be worth saving. Fits the Aston Martin DB4/5
by peteleo
Sat Feb 06, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1958 Zephyr?
Replies: 16
Views: 877

Re: 1958 Zephyr?

Looks like he's selling parts off it. Someone needed the letter "Z"
by peteleo
Sun Jan 31, 2021 1:02 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: '60 100E Estate 19.4K miles !!
Replies: 4
Views: 563

'60 100E Estate 19.4K miles !!

This one should go for a hefty price:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1960-Ford-Engl ... SwkBJgFuNu
by peteleo
Tue Jan 26, 2021 12:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Save the planet - "Drive a Classic"
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Re: Save the planet - "Drive a Classic"

There's quite a lot of info on the advantages / disadvantages of EV from what I've read it's mainly the manufacturing process of the batteries are harmful to the environment. Copied: " Electric cars have their own dirty little secret: Every electric vehicle, and most hybrid vehicles, rely on large l...
by peteleo
Mon Jan 25, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Couple Taunus for sale Ads - 1976 & 1951 Not Mine
Replies: 4
Views: 528

Re: Couple Taunus for sale Ads - 1976 & 1951 Not Mine

Road test: Cortina 1300 auto with mighty slicks 0-50 mph 23.1 secs.
'57 Anglia 100E stock 0-50 23.0
by peteleo
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Save the planet - "Drive a Classic"
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Save the planet - "Drive a Classic"

I believe this has been posted before. Just fun to post again. It's been calculated that the production of 1 new motor vehicle produces roughly the same green house gases ( if you believe the AGW crap ) as an average older car in reasonable tune produces in TEN Years of daily use. The design life of...
by peteleo
Fri Jan 22, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 105E Deluxe side trims & heater fan switch
Replies: 1
Views: 508

Re: 105E Deluxe side trims & heater fan switch

Iwan,

I assume it's for the Estate. You may only need the toogle as the switch looks to be still there.
Trimming is the same for the sedan which i have. I'll send you an email.

Pete
by peteleo
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: Old poster returning with a 105e Estate
Replies: 10
Views: 1245

Re: Old poster returning with a 105e Estate

Most likely paint shops won't have the old paint mix formulas anymore. Nowadays they can exactly match the original paint by taking a photo of the dash or inner trunk lid.