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> Itís been a while!, Back on the road.
Nobby
post 6th November 2017 14:27
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Afternoon all, I used to be a regular here many moons ago but I ended up with a company car.
This meant my 145 became surplus to requirement. However.....I decided that I would keep it because I love it.
That was back in 2007, so as Iím sure you can work out thatís 10 years that it has been stood with the occasional fire up and very short journey round the block just to keep it ticking over.
Now the time has come for it to shine once again, it is currently in my friends workshop getting the once over ready for mot.
I am a little excited to be on the verge of using it once again as my daily driver.
Itís a W reg 145 16v T Spark with 52,000 genuine miles on the clock.
Iíd post some pictures but being the technological idiot that I am I canít work out how.

Seems it doesnít need much to pass itís mot either which is even better.
Iíll keep you all posted and try to work out how to add pictures. (I think Iíve cracked it)

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dante giacosa
post 6th November 2017 15:35
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It's a peach!

welcome back...
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Nobby
post 6th November 2017 16:54
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Good to be back 👍🏻
Need to get a few bits done to make it shine properly.
Lacquer has flaked off in a few areas.
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post 6th November 2017 18:26
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Looking good thumbup.gif thumbup.gif thumbup.gif
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post 12th November 2017 01:00
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Great looking car clover.gif thumbup.gif Get it lowered! 52K its a brand spanker. Mine: 142k and still going strong. My last cam belt was still good after 80K. It was a Gates cambelt. One I will definitely use next.

Some more pics please.

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post 12th November 2017 03:14
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Hi!
Looks amazing, thumbup.gif


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Nobby
post 28th November 2017 20:25
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My 145 is back on the road on Thursday. Canít wait. Will get it cleaned up and some more pictures posted over the weekend 😀👍🏻
Iím really excited if you canít tell....I havenít driven it properly in the best part of 10 years. Iíve owned it since 2004.
Ganz....itís already got a 40mm lowering kit on which I had done in 2005 I think.
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post 28th November 2017 21:41
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Hey Nobby-

that's great news!

The big thing you will find amazing upon driving it again; is the steering.


Can't wait to hear how you get on...
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Nobby
post 5th December 2017 21:00
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Well that didnít go quite to plan. Picked it up Thursday...radiator gave up on Saturday.
Back in the garage waiting for the new one to arrive.
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