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About sopor

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  • Location
    SE Hants
  • Interests
    as long as it uses petrol and makes loads of noise...

Previous Fields

  • Current 911
    one in granite green
  • Daily Driver
    E53 X5, M2, BGTS
  • Lottery Car
    993 GT2
  • Day Job?
    programme manager, allegedly
  • Favourite Food
  • Drink?
    if I must!
  • Drive of your life
    the Ring before Clarkson et al made it far too popular

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  1. compuserve - there's a name from the past
  2. What, it’s easier to tell when they’re around because it’s deflated?! 🤣🤣
  3. SS - not sure where you are but if too far away to sensibly pick up the dizzy I'll collect it and post it. Tis the season!
  4. Do bear in mind that on an SC the dizzy distributes the spark and sets the timing whereas on a 3.2 it just distributes the spark - the timing of the spark is done by the Motronic system.
  5. On a 3.2 the distributor doesn't determine the timing - the Motronic does that.
  6. If you're going to get them re anodised then I'm thinking you can use harsher methods to strip the paint from wheel 4?
  7. sopor

    Piston ring gaps

    Can you check if Wossner’s specs vary between water cooled, steel block engines and oil cooled aluminium engine? I guess I would be most inclined to trust their recommendation
  8. Careful; there’s still time! 😉😉🤣🤣
  9. Good to hear synstrip does the business - winter project is to revert my wheels back to black from their present gold. Warned @SP72 some time back and he gave his blessings. 🙂
  10. You may find yourself behind the wheel of a large automobile"... You may ask yourself, where is that large automobile?... You may ask yourself, where does that highway lead to?
  11. And check with the bank about accepting the notes without caveats... I have it in my head that they have the right to reject forged notes even after they've been accepted at the counter. Some 10 years ago for reasons I can no longer recall I transferred £5K from one non-HSBC bank account to an HSBC account £500 a day withdrawn from one cash point outside my local HSBC branch and paid it into the HSBC account via their electronic note paying in machine. I received a call about 3 days after a transaction saying they were rejecting 5 £20 notes that I had paid in as forgeries and that they we
  12. Lovely car - enjoy it. The number plate made me chuckle. and you can compare notes with @Busybee
  13. When my father passed away I laid claim to his Unimat table top lathe that he bought in the 70s. Still haven't learned how to use it 15 years later. ☹️
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