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by thommo
Fri Nov 10, 2006 1:56 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: It's a classic
Replies: 10
Views: 770

Re: It's a classic

Hey, watch it big man. But talking of veterans, did you see Rob on 'Never Mind the Buzzcocks' last night.........................
Hesketh?!?!
by thommo
Thu Nov 09, 2006 6:12 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: It's a classic
Replies: 10
Views: 770

It's a classic

It's official: Exige S1 now a classic.
New entry in latest edition Classic Cars mag price listings.
by thommo
Wed Nov 08, 2006 10:29 am
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: Engine Cover
Replies: 0
Views: 414

Engine Cover

<t>Removed engine cover to cure rusting problem on base plate of hinge.Having removed the base plate, I separated the upper metal section from the base by removing the two allen bolts. They appear to have some silicone sealer on the threads, presumably to secure them in place once they are screwed h...
by thommo
Tue Nov 07, 2006 1:10 am
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: Newbie... first time Lotus owner
Replies: 12
Views: 2772

Re: Newbie... first time Lotus owner

Looks spot on. Welcome!
by thommo
Wed Nov 01, 2006 10:59 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Poll - Should Certain Topics or People be Banned?
Replies: 25
Views: 1917

Re: Poll - Should Certain Topics or People be Bann

Agreed!Keep posting.
by thommo
Wed Nov 01, 2006 10:57 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder!
Replies: 14
Views: 1107

Re: Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder!

Glad to hear it. I'll watch from the trackside . . . until I get my a*se in gear.
by thommo
Mon Oct 30, 2006 7:38 pm
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: upgrades which ones?
Replies: 9
Views: 1043

Re: upgrades which ones?

Thanks, Steve, will add to the "to do" list and hope to get round to it, unlike when I had the Elise.
by thommo
Mon Oct 30, 2006 10:14 am
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: upgrades which ones?
Replies: 9
Views: 1043

Re: upgrades which ones?

<t>The remote thermostat business is worrying me. With my Elise I always planned to do it but never got round to it. Now I have the Exige, you've all set me wondering again.<br/> Certain people I have spoken to have "poured cold water" on the idea, if you'll pardon the expression.<br/> I'm not plann...
by thommo
Mon Oct 30, 2006 12:00 am
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder!
Replies: 14
Views: 1107

Re: Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder!

Christ! I was worried mine might not start after 10 days!But it was on the button.How can you not use a car like that for 12 months,short of incarceration at Her Majesty's pleasure?
by thommo
Sun Oct 29, 2006 1:51 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: It's stopped bl**dy raining
Replies: 0
Views: 209

It's stopped bl**dy raining

<t>After a week desperate to get out, I finally managed it this morning. Woke at 7.30, on road by 7.45 and headed north to Lakes.<br/> Brilliant sunshine and autumn colours. So busy looking water droplets and swirling leaves through rear screen that I was passed by girl in Peugeot 106 on narrow stre...