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Forum: Daily banter 8th April 2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 131
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Posted By gninnam
Can see them now and they all look good. Makes...

Can see them now and they all look good.
Makes me want to have another one +++
Forum: Daily banter 6th April 2021, 10:13 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,028
Posted By gninnam
Brilliant work (as usual) and the engine bay...

Brilliant work (as usual) and the engine bay looks almost like new :):cool:
Forum: Daily banter 2nd March 2021, 05:39 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,300
Posted By gninnam
:-( So sad.

:-(
So sad.
Forum: Daily banter 16th February 2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,568
Posted By gninnam
Does it have to be Audi? Love the wife's...

Does it have to be Audi?

Love the wife's Focus ST (I don't have a car since selling the TT) - I am still working in the office and have to drop my son off at the train station every morning so...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 9th January 2021, 11:04 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 33,302
Posted By gninnam
Timelaps :ROFL:

Timelaps :ROFL:
Forum: Other marques 29th December 2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,965
Posted By gninnam
I have totally rebuilt the van from the bottom up...

I have totally rebuilt the van from the bottom up and as I had to take the engine out to rebuild the chassis, why not strip it back and replace what needs replacing to give many more years of service...
Forum: Other marques 29th December 2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,965
Posted By gninnam
Great story and pic Ray +++

Great story and pic Ray +++
Forum: Other marques 28th December 2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,965
Posted By gninnam
My VW T2 Camper Van

Having rebuilt the engine a few years back.
Managed to put it back in with the gearbox and last week after some faffing, it works :)

https://youtu.be/GuRExGyB4e0

Nearly ready for the road next...
Forum: Daily banter 28th December 2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,028
Posted By gninnam
Nice bit of welding there +++

Nice bit of welding there +++
Forum: Daily banter 19th December 2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 11,028
Posted By gninnam
Used that on the underneath of my VW van after...

Used that on the underneath of my VW van after replacing most of its panels and chassis rails - good stuff+++
...
Forum: Daily banter 27th November 2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 915
Posted By gninnam
SL-10's are lovely TT's And no debate from me...

SL-10's are lovely TT's
And no debate from me on linear against pivoted arms - both have merits +++.
Was working on a new arm design with some guys on one of the many DIY forums, a tangential arm,...
Forum: Daily banter 27th November 2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 915
Posted By gninnam
Nice setup. Its a Michell Orbe (but with an...

Nice setup.

Its a Michell Orbe (but with an acrylic platter and springs replaced by new suspension, si,ilar to how the SME 10 turntable is done).
The arm is an SME V with a Goldring Elite MC...
Forum: Daily banter 26th November 2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 915
Posted By gninnam
I wanted this TT when it first came out but with...

I wanted this TT when it first came out but with a young family had to get the next one down, but a few years back got a nice bonus and thought 'what the hell' - has now been tweaked to buggery!!...
Forum: Daily banter 26th November 2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 915
Posted By gninnam
On Holiday but what to do?

Having to use up my holidays so got today and tomorrow off.
Decided to spin an album this morning then this afternoon tackle the VW camper engine:
...
Forum: D2 - Everything else 26th October 2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,946
Posted By gninnam
From the England to France, Germany, Switzerland,...

From the England to France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France, England in 2 weeks
Can't remember the distance travelled but is all on here.
Had no issues whatsoever and such a great way to travel...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 4th October 2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,349
Posted By gninnam
Any pics of the car and the restoration? ...

Any pics of the car and the restoration?

Great cars and loads of fun and so tuneable if you want to go that route (especially the 225 BAM).
Missing it but was time to move on.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 17th September 2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
My poor car :( Too late now, at 1500, I was...

My poor car :(
Too late now, at 1500, I was very tempted but, back after a short time so don't trust whoever bought it that the work that was required has been done correctly.
Based on the above,...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 13th September 2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,349
Posted By gninnam
Now sold

Now Sold +++
Forum: Owners Meets 9th September 2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 18,718
Posted By gninnam
Sorry Mark but will need to pull out as I have...

Sorry Mark but will need to pull out as I have someone coming round to view the TT.

Hope you all have a good time and well done with the weather+++
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 24th August 2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,349
Posted By gninnam
No problem - these things happen.:D

No problem - these things happen.:D
Forum: Owners Meets 23rd August 2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 18,718
Posted By gninnam
Nice to meet you and your partner this afternoon...

Nice to meet you and your partner this afternoon Mark.
Put me down as a possible.
Forum: Daily banter 21st August 2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,163
Posted By gninnam
Congrats to Connor - cannot believe he is now 21...

Congrats to Connor - cannot believe he is now 21 +++
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 21st August 2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,349
Posted By gninnam
Thanks for the PM - replied now:)

Thanks for the PM - replied now:)
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 20th August 2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,349
Posted By gninnam
Some more pictures from today. ...

Some more pictures from today.

https://hosting.photobucket.com/images/a373/gninnamag/20200820_142316.jpg?width=1920&height=1080&fit=bounds...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 19th August 2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,349
Posted By gninnam
Whoops - forgot the price :p Looking around...

Whoops - forgot the price :p
Looking around 3.2k or ono.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 19th August 2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,349
Posted By gninnam
FS: 2002 Phantom Black 225 BAM MK1 TT

Testing the waters.

MOT until November this year.
Good condition and reasonable mileage - just under 92k
Black interior with the following updates:

Wheel spacers on front and rear (15mm and...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 5th July 2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
Cheers +++ I remembered the name of the...

Cheers +++

I remembered the name of the garage and it was still on their website so I rang him early this morning.
He confirmed it was sold!

Wasn't meant to be I suppose
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 4th July 2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
You snooze you loose....... Was going to ring...

You snooze you loose.......
Was going to ring them this morning to have a look and no longer on Autotrader. :-(
Kismet etc
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 3rd July 2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
Wife is not sure on this to be honest (she loved...

Wife is not sure on this to be honest (she loved the car and still talks about it...) - will have a chat over some beers tonight and if it's not sold will arrange to have a look - then see what...
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 3rd July 2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
Hairdressing has stopped due to Covid and moving...

Hairdressing has stopped due to Covid and moving back to drugs running, again will be impacted by Coivd so I think I need to find a new outlet :)
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 3rd July 2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
Understand +++

Understand +++
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 2nd July 2020, 10:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
Overheated (due to knackered thermostat and water...

Overheated (due to knackered thermostat and water pump) so gasket went.
I think he skimmed the head and carried out various other fixes to sort it out.
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 2nd July 2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,144
Posted By gninnam
My old car is up for sale - so tempted

https://www.autotrader.co.uk/classified/advert/202006300668118?postcode=ls252jd&onesearchad=New&onesearchad=Nearly%20New&onesearchad=Used&model=A8&advertising-location=at_cars&radius=1500&year-to=2003...
Forum: TT 8N 20th May 2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 89,060
Posted By gninnam
Yep - agree and enjoy driving mine every time Ido...

Yep - agree and enjoy driving mine every time Ido - with the change of the suspension it tweaks the handling to another level.
Forum: TT 8N 20th May 2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 89,060
Posted By gninnam
Your welcome and glad you got sorted +++ 5...

Your welcome and glad you got sorted +++

5 years of ownership and not much has gone wrong to be honest (change the oil and filters every 6k miles):)
Forum: D2 - Axles, Brakes, Suspension and Steering 17th May 2020, 05:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,914
Posted By gninnam
Jeez :mad:

Jeez :mad:
Forum: TT 8N 17th May 2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 89,060
Posted By gninnam
Still using it everyday until the CV-19 thing. ...

Still using it everyday until the CV-19 thing.
Worked from home for 7 week so it just sat there.
Wife wanted to use it 4 weeks ago but the battery was dead :(

Used it this week as now back at...
Forum: D2 - Interior 14th March 2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,772
Posted By gninnam
Kick down I believe. When the 'gas' pedal'...

Kick down I believe.

When the 'gas' pedal' is pushed all the way down and hits the button it drops down a gear

Beat me by 30 secs!!
Forum: D2 - Sat Nav, ICE, Audio & TV 24th February 2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 28,114
Posted By gninnam
Don't have this with my unit and the TT has the...

Don't have this with my unit and the TT has the Bose amps.
Forum: D2 - Fuel and Exhausts 18th February 2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,584
Posted By gninnam
Very cool :D+++

Very cool :D+++
Forum: Daily banter 8th February 2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,377
Posted By gninnam
Great result +++

Great result +++
Forum: Other marques 7th February 2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 129,499
Posted By gninnam
Was over in Dublin yesterday (work) and got...

Was over in Dublin yesterday (work) and got picked up by the supplier in his new Tesla S (P100D):

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a373/gninnamag/20200206_111227_zpsdtenilqq.jpg

I asked him...
Forum: D2 - Sat Nav, ICE, Audio & TV 6th February 2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 28,114
Posted By gninnam
I installed an Android based unit in my TT a few...

I installed an Android based unit in my TT a few years back and within a few seconds that too was/is playing tunes and also fully responsive.
Forum: Owners Meets 22nd January 2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 24,424
Posted By gninnam
I must of missed that one.........

I must of missed that one.........
Forum: Daily banter 9th January 2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,403
Posted By gninnam
Nice one Jim +++

Nice one Jim +++
Forum: Daily banter 17th December 2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,253
Posted By gninnam
Very thoughtful and well deserved from what I...

Very thoughtful and well deserved from what I have read on the forum +++
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 14th November 2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,713
Posted By gninnam
Well done and wish it was me who was picking it...

Well done and wish it was me who was picking it up!!
Forum: For Sale and Wanted - Cars 8th November 2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,713
Posted By gninnam
A fair price and nice spec. Wish I had the cash...

A fair price and nice spec.
Wish I had the cash as it would be mine (wanted to try the D3 S8)

GLWTS +++
Forum: Owners Meets 4th November 2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 15,124
Posted By gninnam
+1+++

+1+++
Forum: Alternative Fuels 21st October 2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 26,879
Posted By gninnam
Did anyone see the article about the new battery...

Did anyone see the article about the new battery designed by a British engineer...
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