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    Re: Hide the Women and Children

    Er, no. There's only one Mona Lisa. They made 10s of thousands of "Mona Lisa" Healeys and a few of them getting modified isn't going to affect the balance of the world much. After the Pepsi...
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    Re: Hide the Women and Children

    Good observation, Steve. Wonder if the car has cast iron manifolds with a single outlet going to the header? It would be interesting to see some detail of the exhaust routing. The car had been...
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    Re: Hide the Women and Children

    And if my aunt had 63864 she'd be my uncle.
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    Re: Hide the Women and Children

    I asked the friends of the owner why he routed the headers that way I was told that was the only way he could figure out how to do it.
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    Re: Hide the Women and Children

    With the top up.

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    Re: Hide the Women and Children

    This car was built locally to me in Massachusetts. I'm surprised they didn't show it with the top up as it's been chopped a few inches. Friends of the owner told me he had a small trailer he'd tow...
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    Rendezvous Redux

    I'm willing to bet most of us loved watching the original C'était un rendez-vous the Claude Lelouch film showing him on an early morning balls to the wall drive through Paris in a Ferrari 275 GTB...
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    Re: Anybody Know This Guy?

    OK, I just laughed and laughed over this one:

    https://www.wtae.com/article/police-make-arrest-in-melon-head-robbery-at-virginia-sheetz-store/32595444#
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    Re: New OLD watch

    OK, you can admit it to me Doc and it will be our secret. Sometimes you "dress up" as James Bond, don't you?
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    Re: Austin Healey 3000 in Modsports

    Dougie,

    I was just commenting on Nick's post that Bill had owned one of Syd Segal's modsports cars. Wasn't looking for anything, but thanks for asking.
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    Re: Austin Healey 3000 in Modsports

    One of Syd's cars was owned by Bill Bolton in Oregon with the rego ABL6:july2007hnwl I believe it's now back in the UK or Europe.

    Edit - Yep, ABL6 is now in...
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    Period 100 Review

    I love reading stuff from when the cars were new. This one is pretty...
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    Re: Hex Nut 2BA?

    Those are British Association (BA) threads and don't correspond to SAE. You're going to have to find a mail order source.
  14. Re: Aftermarket heater/defroster with 3 speed fan

    Gee, Steve, I don't know why you feel a need to upgrade the heater when Healey told us they had "heaters that heat" :angel2:

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  15. Re: Prince Charles's Aston-Martin Runs on Wine

    Very cool and only $3 million.
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    Re: New member happy new 1959 Sprite Owner

    Agree with JP, sounds like synchros. Also please consider joining the Austin-Healey Club of New England: https://www.ahca-newengland.org/ There are quite a few bugeye guys in greater Boston,...
  17. Re: Prince Charles's Aston-Martin Runs on Wine

    Sounds like you have some experience with the revnoeers. Run it on Everclear or, better yet, 'shine and it would be like running on nitromethane.
  18. Prince Charles's Aston-Martin Runs on Wine

    How did I miss this? https://www.telegraph.co.uk/royal-family/2018/11/08/charles-forced-aston-martin-make-car-run-wine-royal-train-cooking/
  19. Re: Do People Really Buy a New Car Without Test Driving it?

    Just think of all the people who buy used and classic cars on online auctions without ever seeing them. I think that's even riskier than buying a brand new one.
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    Healey Additional Seating

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    How many Franklin and Marshall Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity brothers can fit into a 1955 Austin-Healey convertible? Well, for the brothers of F&M’s Alpha Theta chapter in 1959, the answer was...
  21. Thread: Cocomats

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    Re: Cocomats

    I have them in my car as well, custom-fitted to the modified footwell configurations of my nasty boy. A great product by a great company. I don't ever recall coco mats in British cars during the...
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    Farewell, *****

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LaDY9kjEE0

    Her obituary from BBC: https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-11162866
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    Re: CarScene coming home

    Welcome, Nick!

    Rick Neville
  24. Thread: Dot 5

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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Dot 5

    I've had DOT5 in my bugeye for about 30 years and still good (maybe time for a bleed and refill while I've got some spare time) Great stuff. Only disadvantage is a slightly spongier brake pedal...
  25. Thread: Mrs. Peel

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    Re: Mrs. Peel

    Some great Mrs. Peel dance moves at the beginning


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPj3SJcx0Wc
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