Dutton Kit Cars and their owners

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set of 4 coil overs on ebay

4 coil overs

a set of 4 coil overs at 130lb rears and 180 fronts ...just about perfect for our cars.......

Added by Dave Adams on May 27, 2015 at 19:13 — No Comments

ignition amp....

my pinto has a motorcraft ignition amplifier and i think its dead, any one got one spare? from a sierra or transit?

Added by Dave Adams on May 17, 2015 at 8:15 — No Comments

sign to translate

A sign in a local pub for you lot to decipher its in the local dialect...

it names the local radio station and a very popular drink (American company..)

Added by Dave Adams on May 9, 2015 at 5:10 — 3 Comments


I have some bits and bobs i could bring to Stoneleigh if any one is interested.....two pinto cylinder heads carb versions one stripped for valve grinding the other is complete £50 the pair?

Added by Dave Adams on April 30, 2015 at 9:46 — 1 Comment

part restored S4

I have been offered a part restored S4 on 4 link rears with log book and complete but dismantled for the costs owed to the oener.....its a viable project any takers on here.....approx £ 275.....?

Added by Dave Adams on April 7, 2015 at 11:12 — 2 Comments

seats.....on ebay


these are in cambourne, might be useful to someone.

Added by Dave Adams on March 27, 2015 at 18:42 — 3 Comments

Suspect car?

This is claimed as a Tiger supper 6........

But i think that a 1977 registration on a modern car would be difficult to get these days, so what is it actually registered as?

Added by Dave Adams on February 28, 2015 at 19:18 — 12 Comments


Screwfix welder

This is the cheapest Mig welder i have seen advertised new, its only 90A but more than adequate for any work on our cars / chassis's

Added by Dave Adams on February 7, 2015 at 8:04 — 8 Comments

ebay spot

nice chap shows his reg and chassis number


nice chap!

Added by Dave Adams on January 10, 2015 at 21:13 — 40 Comments

disapearing posts and member

anyone notice all of Martins posts have disappeared as has his profile.....

who has upset him? 

Added by Dave Adams on December 22, 2014 at 16:21 — No Comments

Unhappy ebayer.....;-)


nothing to do with anyone here i hope........;-)

Added by Dave Adams on October 14, 2014 at 21:08 — 12 Comments

a bit of luck for a change.

two days ago i bid on an ebay job lot of Car Mechanics magazines (48 magazines dating from 1961 onwards to the 70's) and won them. only when i went to pick them up the owners had found a few more to be included in with the sale. there is over 100 old mags. all for £15.00.......bargain.

some interesting stuff in them, several articles on various home built cars and adverts for early kit cars. very interesting article on upgrading your ford gear box ....from 3 speed to 4 speed. some…


Added by Dave Adams on September 25, 2014 at 20:06 — No Comments


i have two of these alloy wheels, a bit dirty here as they have been stored behind my shed for a few years. they fit triumph pcd  anyone interested in them speak up and make an offer (any i wont mind) or they go on ebay and i take my chances.....

i  also have a ford pepper-pot wheel as well if its useful to any one....…


Added by Dave Adams on September 20, 2014 at 9:41 — 2 Comments

ebay spot S2 chassis.......

ebay S2

body sold separately on ebay, also says it was on the road but no V5 now.........

Added by Dave Adams on May 31, 2014 at 10:53 — 6 Comments

vanishing posts?

is it me or is there a few missing posts on here?

Added by Dave Adams on May 24, 2014 at 14:04 — 19 Comments

wheel fitment


Site for alloy wheels so you can see what wheels from what car is likely to fit duttons.......

Added by Dave Adams on May 13, 2014 at 14:47 — 8 Comments

The DOC, A new vision?

I think that the DOC should do as most classic car clubs do and focus its efforts on preserving the Marque, members come and go all the time but the cars tend to remain. i dont think that the club should worry about organising social events for the members...the internet is better for doing that.

neither should it worry about flag waving and trying to attract new members, folks who buy a Dutton will join if the club offers something they want or need. And the "pool" of cars for…


Added by Dave Adams on May 3, 2014 at 8:58 — 31 Comments


Disaster......no seriously i have spent about 4 hours at a local hospital having checks done to determine why i have a persistent cough.......and....well it looks like i may have an allergy to chocolate.........now what do i do? i mean is it worth going on? 

Added by Dave Adams on May 1, 2014 at 16:38 — 3 Comments

stuff to take to stoneleigh

I could bring some of my spares if any one is willing to bid on a few....

i have a brand new 4-1 exhaust manifold for a pinto which has a 2" collector.

two spare pinto heads (carb versions) (my injection head is spoken for)

A 1300 Xflow head

Added by Dave Adams on April 26, 2014 at 20:43 — No Comments

What would you call this dog?

Added by Dave Adams on April 12, 2014 at 11:00 — No Comments

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