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by cam94bus
Sun May 18, 2014 10:27 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L
Replies: 18
Views: 4602

Re: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L

If i was to use an imp pump it wouldnt have a fan. TBH i dont actually know if mine is a 930 pump, it just looks strange like. but it is deffinatly leaking haha
by cam94bus
Sun May 18, 2014 10:08 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L
Replies: 18
Views: 4602

Re: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L

what is better, a standard imp pump or a 930 pump?
by cam94bus
Sun May 18, 2014 5:40 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L
Replies: 18
Views: 4602

Re: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L

The other week there i pulled out the clan from the garage and gave her a wee clean. http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx353/motormadeuan/1620984_10152035774002623_3994537424417520872_n1_zps9f7c0724.jpg I still couldnt get it to run right at all so i phoned ricky gauld and got it booked in for a tu...
by cam94bus
Thu Mar 27, 2014 9:32 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L
Replies: 18
Views: 4602

Re: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L

ye the sunroof is actually open in the picture because i can only drive it when it is open :oops: But it was shut when i washed it and it was more like a rainroof.

The carb i have is a single weber twin choke, not sure on size, 28/32 perhaps?
by cam94bus
Mon Mar 24, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

took little morag out for a wash the other day. http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx353/motormadeuan/1798510_10151919837447623_938501176_n_zpsea4a5564.jpg Also bought my self a few shiney parts aswell that i am waiting on, some wheels and shocks :) And mate of mine has been welding on morag so he h...
by cam94bus
Mon Mar 24, 2014 9:26 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Michelle the clan. JPW 953L
Replies: 18
Views: 4602

Michelle the clan. JPW 953L

Thought I would make a thread for my clan I just bought. Dad and I went on a wee trip from up here in the highlands all the way to wales and came back with a right garage full. http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx353/motormadeuan/22032014005_zps70d3b9bc.jpg These 2 cars ment i had to make space in ...
by cam94bus
Sun Nov 03, 2013 10:25 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

Stuck again on my imp, i cant think of any way on how to fix the front rad in place. I am no fabricator so i kinda need a simple way of doing it. Once i can do this i can finally get round to plumbing it in. I have left the rear radiator in the car, but i have removed the heater. Does it sound logic...
by cam94bus
Fri Sep 06, 2013 8:06 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 65585

Re: WBH 985E '67 Imp Super - Pictures!! :D

This looks so good! :) The colour is ace and the stance on the front is smart! what wheels you planning? Sticking wi the steels?
by cam94bus
Wed Sep 04, 2013 6:27 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

Finally got my imp back on all 4 wheels after being on the axle stands for nearly a year! Feels so low now. It is on montie springs and hoping they will settle to lower a little bit more. http://i1282.photobucket.com/albums/a524/euancms/2013-09-03211518_zpsd98f07eb.jpg http://i1282.photobucket.com/a...
by cam94bus
Sun Aug 25, 2013 9:31 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

Got a few questions, if anyone can help me. I need a new alternator, is which is the best ones to use? Like is there any off any modern cars that will fit? And because i have a 930 block i don't have the holes to mount the rear alt bracket, how do i get around this? second question is, do starter mo...
by cam94bus
Sat Aug 24, 2013 11:36 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto
Replies: 10
Views: 3014

Re: 1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto

Image

Thats all the panels bought now ready to soon be welded in
by cam94bus
Tue Aug 20, 2013 7:07 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto
Replies: 10
Views: 3014

Re: 1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto

cheers guys! this is the original colour and it is lovely! i cana remember the colour off the top of my head, but it was something bronze.
by cam94bus
Sun Aug 18, 2013 7:48 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto
Replies: 10
Views: 3014

Re: 1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto

Aye I live in Brora, been here 19 years. Dad has lived hear 50 years now :o
by cam94bus
Sun Aug 18, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: 1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto
Replies: 10
Views: 3014

1976 Hillman Imp Super Resto

Hello, this is my dads imp, it is a low milage completely original super. The last time it was on the road was back in 1991. we have owned it for around 10 years, when dad first got it the plan was to get it road worth and use it but one thing led to another and it then sat in a shed up untill last ...
by cam94bus
Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

photos from last night. http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx353/motormadeuan/2013-08-05193555_zps55e05b96.jpg http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx353/motormadeuan/2013-08-05193539_zpsc45791fd.jpg found out my oil cooler is very big! i need to cut down the breather. http://i771.photobucket.com/albu...
by cam94bus
Sun Aug 04, 2013 10:45 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

think it is about time i updated this thread. I was trying to get my imp done for nationals but unfortunately I sliced my fingers and couldn't work on the car to get it done. I did come down to the national on the Friday to look at the imps and get advice from people. Couldn't get over how friendly ...
by cam94bus
Mon Jun 17, 2013 7:53 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

feels like it is taking for ever to put morag back togeather but i am getting there. Finding it difficult to find a pair of mk2 fiesta calipers.
by cam94bus
Mon Jun 17, 2013 7:52 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: RPX973K Morag the Imp
Replies: 60
Views: 19863

Re: RPX973K Morag the Imp

nice imp bud! mines also called morag ahah
by cam94bus
Mon Apr 22, 2013 8:50 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

gnatman wrote:I like the brace you've fitted - nice and beefy :)
cheers! I think it might be over engineered but that's not a bad thing. I used 45mm box section that had 3 mm walls which was welded onto 3mm plate on the chassie legs so it aint moving haha
by cam94bus
Sun Apr 21, 2013 9:47 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

well that's the welding done finally! There was a bit welded behind the rear cross member but I never got a picture of it. But aye the welding is done, the engine is done apart from fittin ma water pump and all the suspension components are painted and just need fitted. Here is the pics! http://i771...
by cam94bus
Mon Mar 25, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

yes i worked out how to work photobucket and i have worked out an easy way to upload them to 800x600 so there will be more pics. I havent got any pics of the rot but i will get a few pics tomorrow after college. I have also stripped my 930 at the moment to change all the gaskets so no more oil leaks...
by cam94bus
Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:45 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

This is how my imp was on the road late last summer http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx353/motormadeuan/577796_451053014957260_120002447_n_zps6bef9415.jpg So i ran it about, yes there was a few problems like the head gasket went on the way home when i bought it and then i found out the engine need...
by cam94bus
Sun Mar 24, 2013 10:20 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

right i have spent ages on photobucket resizing all my pics to 800x600 and everytime i try to post them on here i am told they must not be more than 801 pixels wide, so frustrating :|
by cam94bus
Sun Mar 24, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

I will have a look on the settings on photobucket and take a few more pictures :)

Aye thats my mams old mini, i wanted it but couldnt afford insurance :( but she has now sold it and bought a newer mini convertable.
by cam94bus
Sun Mar 24, 2013 1:57 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

well the imp is in some state at the moment. It is up on 4 axle stands with no running gear what so ever. But i am getting 2 weeks off college so hopefully i shoulf get it on the road mid april! I need to do some welding on it, the slam pannel under the bonnet is rotten and i also need to weld under...
by cam94bus
Mon Jan 28, 2013 10:07 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: FFG 549D Rally car
Replies: 646
Views: 182647

Re: FFG 549 D restoration

Fantastic thread, cana wait to read through this later on tonight :D
by cam94bus
Sun Jan 27, 2013 11:44 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Pictures of your rally/race imps
Replies: 2
Views: 2635

Pictures of your rally/race imps

Hi, i am currently rebuilding my imp and i am making it fast road spec. I am a big fan of rallying so i want to make my imp a stripped out rally racer for the road :)

I was wondering if i could see some pictures of your rally imps for inseration for my own project please.

Thanks alot-Euan.
by cam94bus
Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:38 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

right then, i have a small update, the engine bay is all painted and looking lovely. I have another engine that i have just serviced and given a mini rebuild. It is all clean :) and i have fixed the steering colum bush so it is fit for its mot soon. I have also removed the two smaller spot lights an...
by cam94bus
Wed Jun 27, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

Re: my retro imp

i know it is not the orgininal colour but does anyone know of any imp yellows that is close enough to this colour.
by cam94bus
Sun Jun 24, 2012 10:27 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: my retro imp
Replies: 36
Views: 11542

my retro imp

here is my imp, it is a 1965 singer chamois and aye i know, most of it aint standerd and my future plans arent either ahaha http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx353/motormadeuan/557308_10150862717972623_1656862163_n.jpg On my way how one of my tyres exploded and i had no jack ahaha and my head gaske...
by cam94bus
Tue Feb 28, 2012 10:36 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: "DRU 596L" Moving on
Replies: 98
Views: 32641

Re: "DRU 596L" The rebuild has begun

wow i love this car mate! :D
by cam94bus
Tue Nov 23, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: george gunn's jarvis jedi imp
Replies: 28
Views: 31222

Re: george gunn's jarvis jedi imp

i am off to see this jedi imp at the end of the week, cant wait :D, geoege lives in the same village as me and he is a friend of my dads. i think this is going to be an amazin imp