Dutton Kit Cars and their owners
So I think it's time for me to finally accept the writing on the wall.As some of you may know, my Phaeton lives at my Grandads house who sadly passed away this time last year, however progress…Continue
Hopefully the pictures I have of my set up are good enough to show how things won't fit as I didn't take any when I loosely clamped it up. Also I pinched two of Paul's pics from his build diary so I…Continue
Hey guys, I return from my hiatus with renewed determination and motivation to do this right! My goal is to have it roadworthy to the best of my ability by Stoneleigh next year.With that in mind I am…Continue
Toby Fitzgerald has not received any gifts yet
Wednesday 11th near midnight, my Grandad past away after going into hospital for stomach pains a few days prior. My family has set about getting the funeral arranged and looking at clearing the house to put it on the market. It's a big place with a lot of "treasures" (as my Grandad called them) from charity shops, but also quite a lot of important family related docs/pics/items so will actually take quite a while to fully sort through. This gives me a little time to make arrangements for the…Continue
For quite a while now I've been battling with my rear suspension and replacing the rear shocks (as well as holidays etc). I originally just wanted to replace what was required to test drive it to decide if I liked the car. If I did then the plan was to upgrade it to a 5 link system as many have suggested. (Keep this in mind for a sec).
However, cutting straight to the point; my Grandad has been diagnosed with terminal cancer in multiple places including the liver. The doctors don't…Continue
Wow I haven't done an update in a long time :/
- New fuel tank ordered...issues encountered.
- Master cylinders refurbished, honed and now with new seals. Refitted.
- Pedals cleaned up.
- Brake calipers fully refurbished with all new parts including a repaint.
- Brakes refitted and bled...then one seized, assumed it only minor so temporarily ignored.
- Clutch slave cylinder refurbished, honed and now with new seals.…Continue