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by crb247
Sat May 14, 2011 6:15 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4479
Views: 1474567

Just popping in to say hello! Busy working and feeding kids. Still active on the US forum but Other than that I have precious little spare time. Miss B-S'ing on here. Chow for now. P.S. Niva's STILL getting me to work and back and total maintenance cost since i got it is still under a Hundy :D . Pro...
by crb247
Sat Jun 05, 2010 6:02 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4479
Views: 1474567

I'll congratulate you here as well Neil. Been busy working and keeping up with the family so i haven't had time to browse on the UK board for a while. Just a slideshow of the local clubs latest outing http://s689.photobucket.com/albums/vv253/Dano_The_Bull/hard%20hat%20run/?albumview=slideshow (The p...
by crb247
Mon Apr 19, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: For those who like shiny American recovery trucks
Replies: 1
Views: 1724

I've been hooked up to one or two in my time :wink:
by crb247
Sun Apr 11, 2010 12:41 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: wow!!
Replies: 45
Views: 16910

Crank-bearings in the Ecotecs over here are made out of swiss butter... There a plenty of better more durable alternatives.
by crb247
Sat Apr 10, 2010 7:09 am
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: wow!!
Replies: 45
Views: 16910

The engine/tranny combo of the chevy niva wouldn't be too far of a stretch to fit in an old body style niva.
by crb247
Fri Apr 09, 2010 2:24 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: wow!!
Replies: 45
Views: 16910

It would almost be easier to develop a kit to mount a shielded R&P down by the sway bar.....
by crb247
Fri Apr 02, 2010 12:55 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4479
Views: 1474567

Drilled my rear frame rails for the hitch... bolts i got are too short so it's back to the store later for longer ones. Also got a free 4000lb winch from one of the club guys that lives on my street :D Solenoids are pooched and it had a stuck brush but it's working now. have to make up a new solenoi...
by crb247
Fri Mar 26, 2010 2:57 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: tech sucks - sometimes!
Replies: 18
Views: 6807

There was an add-on for firefox that was excellent. Baxter mentioned it before to look at his gallery when it was on the Ad laden host ages ago. can't for the life of me remember what it was.
by crb247
Fri Mar 26, 2010 1:09 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Ebay - "Today I Mostly Bought...."
Replies: 506
Views: 209335

48" high-lift, some D-shackles and a 1/2" Drill bit to finish bolting up my trailer hitch properly.
by crb247
Wed Mar 24, 2010 8:27 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4479
Views: 1474567

I'm a ham.... so when they were rolling the interview i would've been holding a RHD box in my hand like in (what was it now?) Hamlet (maybe).
by crb247
Wed Mar 24, 2010 8:10 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4479
Views: 1474567

Appeared as an interviewee on a BBC World Service Russian broadcast answering a few questions on why Ladas are so great (Nivas in particular). Shame it was then broadcast with a Russian voiceover (I start, Russian voiceover cuts in, I finish)! Wouldn't have been able to understand myself even if I ...
by crb247
Sat Mar 20, 2010 5:24 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: LADA RIVA FOR SALE.
Replies: 18
Views: 10201

A faulty timing chain tensioner can be the cause of an oil leak in certain circumstances but i agree not the other way round.
by crb247
Sat Mar 20, 2010 4:33 pm
Forum: Car Sales
Topic: LADA RIVA FOR SALE.
Replies: 18
Views: 10201

I'm throwing in my vote for Alan. I had a couple of those and wish i had never gotten rid of them. They're rare as leprechaun droppings over here now.
by crb247
Sat Mar 20, 2010 4:20 pm
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4479
Views: 1474567

excossack wrote:County J and County JJ. ?????
They use a lot of Letter Road designations in Wisconsin.

County Road J And County Road JJ.

intersection of CTY J and CTY JJ
by crb247
Tue Mar 16, 2010 5:08 am
Forum: General Interest
Topic: Today I mostly .....
Replies: 4479
Views: 1474567

Down in Southern Ontario at the Main termnial. Just got in after bringing another driver back that was involved in a T-bone incident after missing a stop sign in the fog.... He was a nice guy but his trucking days are done. Truck was a total write off as well as the pickup that hit him. It was a 55m...