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Darren
  • Male
  • berkshire
  • United Kingdom

Darren's Friends

  • Brian (up north) Morris
  • Adrian Southgate
  • Dave Taylor

Darren's Discussions

Electrics

Started May 14 0 Replies

Last year whilst getting ready for the MOT most of my electrics decided they would not work or work part time. Fuse box was badly corroded and many things either didn't work or work properly so in a…Continue

Electric fan

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian (up north) Morris Jan 10, 2016. 5 Replies

Has anyone fitted an extra electric fan to a Melos?I am looking to replace the old four blade electric one already fitted but most aftermarket ones say that they have to be fitted directly to the…Continue

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Latest Activity

Darren replied to Mike's discussion Insurance
"That seems pretty reasonable as I am paying £160 for my 1600cc Melos. Who is it with?"
Sunday
Darren posted a photo

Redesigned dashboard

New dashboard layout getting rid of all the LED switches and returning to Lucas toggle.
May 14
Darren posted a discussion

Electrics

Last year whilst getting ready for the MOT most of my electrics decided they would not work or work part time. Fuse box was badly corroded and many things either didn't work or work properly so in a fit of rage cut out all the wiring from the car making it useless.After a trip to the hospital and many months recovering I have decided to tackle the wiring on the car and have purchased new wires in all the correct BS colours along with a wiring module from CBS which means I can bring the fuse…See More
May 14
Darren liked The Northern Duttoneer's's discussion The next meeting of The Northern Duttoneers is this Thursday 21st January 2016 at the "NEW VENUE"
Jan 19, 2016
Brian (up north) Morris replied to Darren's discussion Electric fan
"water in the fuel....? trying to help lol"
Jan 10, 2016
Daryl Heasman replied to Darren's discussion Electric fan
"Well I have a Kenlowe  and that is incredible ,surprised its not used in a wind tunnel"
Jan 10, 2016
Darren commented on Brian (up north) Morris's photo
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where electric cooling fan was bolted through radiator

"Never two the same!! I will replace the radiator with the Capri one and go from there."
Jan 10, 2016
Darren replied to Darren's discussion Electric fan
"It's not a kenlowe I have ever seen before (four white blades and a bulbous motor and fixing bracket). Every time I turn it on it takes everything from the battery so am wondering how good it is. I might for now just replace the radiator and…"
Jan 10, 2016
Darren commented on Brian (up north) Morris's photo
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where electric cooling fan was bolted through radiator

"On your Melos I noticed that you do not have a crossmember halfway down the radiator? Did you take it out or put the radiator behind it?"
Jan 10, 2016
Daryl Heasman replied to Darren's discussion Electric fan
"Darren you say 4 blade so that must be a Kenlowe fan you have , has it stopped working ,if not don't change it ,they produce better cooling than the new ones"
Jan 10, 2016
Brian (up north) Morris and Darren are now friends
Jan 10, 2016
Brian (up north) Morris replied to Darren's discussion Electric fan
"i have. dont fit it through the rad it caused me loads of trouble.....sawed through core. have a look at my pic darren."
Jan 10, 2016
Darren posted a discussion

Electric fan

Has anyone fitted an extra electric fan to a Melos?I am looking to replace the old four blade electric one already fitted but most aftermarket ones say that they have to be fitted directly to the radiator. Cannot do this as there is a crossmember halfway down the radiator on the outside,See More
Jan 10, 2016
Daryl Heasman left a comment for Darren
"Darren got mine from this guy on ebay ,all black    kitbitsdirect"
Dec 17, 2015
Darren left a comment for Daryl Heasman
"Seats were perfect apart from the white trim. Spoke with them and they only do that seat in white and black (mixed) if you know of any others it would be appreciated"
Dec 17, 2015
Darren and Adrian Southgate are now friends
Dec 17, 2015

Profile Information

Duttons owned
Melos
Engine Type and Transmission Type
Crossflow 1600 with 4 speed box
Post code
RG12

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At 18:20 on December 17, 2015, Daryl Heasman said…

Darren got mine from this guy on ebay ,all black    kitbitsdirect

At 7:20 on December 17, 2015, Daryl Heasman said…

Darren these fit    eBay item number:

301613273707
At 22:28 on December 16, 2015, Daryl Heasman said…

How about 2 steering wheels 1 set of Sierra rear lights Oh and a white Legerra 

At 22:24 on December 16, 2015, Adrian Southgate said…

sorry about the calipers darren. they  are still untouched along with a shed load of other stuff i have been unable to work on while being off work. 

At 23:27 on December 15, 2015, James Doulton said…

Welcome to the site, Darren, is your car on the road or a project? When you get a chance then post some photos of your Melos, it always prompts discussion.

At 20:57 on December 15, 2015, Dave Taylor said…

Welcome to the site Darren

 
 
 

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