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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #75 on: August 18, 2018, 06:31:29 PM »
Ok, not up to speed with modern engines.........

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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #76 on: August 18, 2018, 09:57:42 PM »
Red top is a cracking engine - used a modified one in my race car,go for it
& have the quickest Viva around,cheers,JD.

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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #77 on: August 18, 2018, 11:16:07 PM »

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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #78 on: August 19, 2018, 11:14:40 AM »
Wow, thanks admin and an interesting read  :)
Just think Fraser, you'll burn off any Firenza, Magnum or HS Chevette with that lump  8)
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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #79 on: August 19, 2018, 05:20:00 PM »
Yes but I want to give the original one another go first, the car is really too rare to modify.

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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #80 on: August 21, 2018, 10:40:30 AM »
I must admit I do agree with you Fraser keeping yours original as they are so scarce these days.  :)
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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #81 on: August 21, 2018, 11:05:19 AM »
Still some left...  ;D

https://www.howmanyleft.co.uk/?utf8=%E2%9C%93&q=vauxhall+viva&commit=Search

You wouldn't be doing anything that's not reversible by fitting an XE, its not like chopping the car up to fit a v8 etc

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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #82 on: August 21, 2018, 09:40:05 PM »
Only 12 licensed and 42 Sorned.

Put the head back on last night with lashings of Wellseal watch this space to see if it works......

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Re: What are you up to with your car?
« Reply #83 on: August 23, 2018, 09:42:37 AM »
Wow, thanks admin and an interesting read  :)
Just think Fraser, you'll burn off any Firenza, Magnum or HS Chevette with that lump  8)

Hi Grant,check your pms,JD.