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Car Sos Ford Capri

#1 User is offline   jetstream 

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Posted 10 May 2018 - 05:40 PM

Just a heads up that Car SOS is doing up a MK1 capri
It's on 8pm Nat Geo channel tonight.... :thumbup1:
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Posted 10 May 2018 - 06:01 PM

Thanks fir the reminder mate :headbang::

Having seen the car at CCI on Sunday, it will be interesting to see the build & story :thumbup1:


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Posted 10 May 2018 - 09:35 PM

Ooo, we’re the guys from tv at cci then?


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Posted 10 May 2018 - 09:59 PM

Good show this one :thumbup1:

Mine’s got a Ric Wood engine in and the quality of the build is great :smokin:


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Posted 10 May 2018 - 10:33 PM

should have made it 2 hours long! this 30 secs of showing you interesting stuff gets on yer tits apart from that it was alright


#6 User is offline   Paul Finney 

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Posted 11 May 2018 - 07:44 AM

Not impressed with the move to National Geographic, too many adverts. If this is the start of things to come I think I will be giving it a miss. Have got it on series record so will save final judgement after the next one. Stunning Capri, and superb expertise, it just shows how many sheep there are in Wolfs clothing. Didn't fool Mr Wood for a moment. Finn.


#7 User is offline   Laser 

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Posted 13 May 2018 - 01:20 AM

well presented decent balance of tech and passion for doing the best for the car and owner . saw this one in the flesh and it looks pretty but its bitch to start !
no choke and no vac line on the dizzy to carb!
But its been tweaked perfectly once if hits the sweet spot
key no gas and it fires ... lumpy and a minute later nice even idle
Not a practical daily driver but a lovely show mobile and ..another potential bag of bits saved from oblivion
Now out on the scene !
(one more of us one less of them)

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Posted 13 May 2018 - 02:12 AM

It might have had an auto choke? engine started to run away with itself, when blipped the throttle she settled down to a nice rumble, lovely car, had a sit in it, nice owners, hope to see it again!Posted Image
for those of us who don't have national geographic Car sos capri episode on youtube Posted Image

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Posted 14 May 2018 - 01:21 PM

I watched that episode on Youtube last night, I really like it!

And like the tall man said, it's hard to belive after all these episodes, it would take this long before they finally did a Capri.

I really like that engine and those seats.

Finally a tv programe that that don't f... up cars.
Car SOS have long been a favorite of mine, some of the other ones are rubbish in comparison.

That episode is on telly over here the 31th May, will watch it that time around too :headbang::

This post has been edited by NorwegianCaprinut: 14 May 2018 - 01:23 PM

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Urgent: 2.9 12v EFI wiring loom for lamda and manual version wanted!!!!

R.I.P Ole 8th Oct 2012

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