Hey From North East

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by safcnickwa, 7 September 2014.

  1. safcnickwa

    safcnickwa Registered Capri Power Member

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    Hey just found out about this forum from someone off Facebook. Bought a 2.8i capri a few weeks ago, which is in need of restoring. Currently trying to get the car to run.
     
  2. Finn

    Finn Registered Capri Power Member

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    I believe there are a few members up your way, ask if you need any hlp, lots of brainy people on here, and me as well. Finn.
     
  3. Crash & Burn

    Crash & Burn Registered Capri Power Member

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    Welcome, sounds like Facebook finally redeemed itself! You found a 2.8i that doesn't run? Oh, yeah, folks here can keep you busy. :thumbup1:
     
  4. safcnickwa

    safcnickwa Registered Capri Power Member

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    Well it does start and run for 8 seconds :/ if that counts
     
  5. tt capri

    tt capri Registered Capri Power Member

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    Hello mate , just down the road from you just give a shout if you need any help :thumbup1:/> Chris
     
  6. safcnickwa

    safcnickwa Registered Capri Power Member

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    Cheers mate I may just do that, are you on Facebook ?
     
  7. Jamie Mooney

    Jamie Mooney Registered Capri Power Member

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    Hi mate

    Just in Seaton sluice myself. And just bought a mk1 3000e from a guy in grange town
     
  8. Stuinboro

    Stuinboro Registered Capri Power Member

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    Hiya mate, northallerton here so if you need anything give me a shout, even if it's just to swap parts over to get something ruled out
     
  9. atomic4

    atomic4 Registered Capri Power Member

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    Hi and welcome aboard dude. :D
     
  10. safcnickwa

    safcnickwa Registered Capri Power Member

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    Thanks guys nice to see some local people. Is there any local north east capri meets ?
     
  11. caprinerd

    caprinerd Registered Capri Power Member

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    welcome to the forum mate plenty of people your way and a book of knowledge to go with them
     
  12. Jamie Mooney

    Jamie Mooney Registered Capri Power Member

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    There is a few meets in the summer. Metro centre meeting and a meeting at aliweld in ryton
     
  13. safcnickwa

    safcnickwa Registered Capri Power Member

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    Cool. Still haven't got the car to run well it did one day then not the next so hopefully it will be running and sorted for then
     

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