View Full Version : Holly cow there were four!!

06-15-2009, 12:18 PM
Took my 2500M to the British car show in Hellertown, PA yesterday. It was a beautiful day and a great venue for the show. The turnout was good with a nice mix LBC's. This was my 1st time at Hellertown and to my surprise the TVR's had their own class for judging with a total of 4 TVR's attending. Met Tony Hess and Ken Gerchufsky and their spouses. Tony had 2 of his 2500's on display. A yellow & silver beautiful rerstoration and Ken had his green "machine". All 3 cars are outsatnding restorations. Mine being more a "work in progress"! But she's a "10" to me......
My trip to Hellertown was about 100mi one way of mostly interstate driving. This was the longest road trip in the car and she performed well and is a good driver.
My question for the group is regarding seatbelts. I need to relpace my original Kangol's as the retractor's work only part time!! Anyone know where to rebuild or have replacement suggestions?

06-15-2009, 01:22 PM
Glad you were able to go. It was my Mom's birthday (80th), so I was not free to take my car (MGB).

Anyway, if you are not fussy with originality, you can get retractable belts from Whitney ~Here~ (http://www.jcwhitney.com/autoparts/Product/Pr-p_Product.CATENTRY_ID:2006838/c-10101/Nty-1/p-2006838/Ntx-mode+matchallpartial/N-10101/tf-Browse/s-10101/Ntk-AllTextSearchGroup?Ntt=seat+belts)

You can also get non-retractable 3-pt belts from them (which I prefer) for a lot less ~HERE~ (http://www.jcwhitney.com/autoparts/Product/Pr-p_Product.CATENTRY_ID:2006840/c-10101/Nty-1/p-2006840/Ntx-mode+matchallpartial/N-10101/tf-Browse/s-10101/Ntk-AllTextSearchGroup?Ntt=seat+belts) (about $40).

06-15-2009, 03:20 PM
http://www.seatbeltpros.com is another source. Less expensive than JC Whitney. There is a selection of styles and large selection of colors as well.

06-15-2009, 03:35 PM
Appreciate the info, gives me some places to go shopping. This may be one of the few purchease my wife won't question!!!