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by VauxPartsUK
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Good news after all that trouble then, i did see some video one of you guys posted the other day and shared to my facebook wall to show me pals who knew i had this prior :)
by VauxPartsUK
Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Another interesting read guys :) well done, keep up the good work :)
by VauxPartsUK
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

I know mate, i didnt mean now, i meant in future :)

Ive just picked up a Metro, which someone has made into a pick up... which needs suspension pumped up, but not sure where to get it done.
by VauxPartsUK
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

wow some good progress guys, i pop on from time to time... let me know if you decide to sell, ive got a bigger better yard now and would love to have it back now i have more room :) Thanks
by VauxPartsUK
Sun Nov 11, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Well after a quick read up, all still going well, and i do think the new mot rules are abit stupid some of them... but hey ho, what do we know. Glad to see she's still being looked after :) Be great to come see it some day! I always bring it up in conversation with me mates lol.
by VauxPartsUK
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

All is fine, thank you Adam. I had the problem you can read below with one of the engine mounts which was all a bit odd but that is sorted for the moment at least. There are still lots of little (and not so little) jobs to do as I've had a lot of work to do on my other wedge but KWacKers is going w...
by VauxPartsUK
Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Hi all just popped on to see if any updates on the old girl :) hope all is well :)
by VauxPartsUK
Tue Nov 28, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Just popped in to see how things where, glad to see all is well here :)
by VauxPartsUK
Mon Jul 03, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Well it lives another year and for its 2nd MOT ever! lol Well done guys :)
by VauxPartsUK
Tue May 23, 2017 4:48 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y
Replies: 88
Views: 45010

Re: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y

Nice one mate :)
by VauxPartsUK
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Good update guys, i thought id better pop on and see how the show was etc :) not so much fun on the way home though, hopefully nothing to serious :) Cars amazing you guys done it proud!
by VauxPartsUK
Fri Feb 17, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y
Replies: 88
Views: 45010

Re: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y

Good stuff guys, hows kwk doing?
by VauxPartsUK
Sat Feb 11, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: Princess 1975-1982
Topic: Princess has lost its crown.
Replies: 17
Views: 11811

Re: Princess has lost its crown.

Im sorry i never heard back from the chap who bought it, i believe he was called andy and restored them, weather he did to this one or not i will never know mate. Thanks
by VauxPartsUK
Mon Jan 23, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y
Replies: 88
Views: 45010

Re: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y

Well done guys another wedge saved :) look forward to seeing more progress :)
by VauxPartsUK
Sun Jan 15, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y
Replies: 88
Views: 45010

Re: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y

Thats nothing for you guys :) You'll get it sorted in no time :)
by VauxPartsUK
Thu Dec 22, 2016 7:11 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y
Replies: 88
Views: 45010

Re: Vandalised Ambassador XPJ842Y

Another find, fair play guys, that fuel problem seems the same that happened on kwk when i got that was hunting for ages to try and find it lol.
by VauxPartsUK
Sun Oct 16, 2016 6:04 pm
Forum: Princess 1975-1982
Topic: Cars that made Britain
Replies: 3
Views: 3499

Re: Cars that made Britain

Yeh i bet mate, i admire them for keep trying.. i keep watching this other program too, with paddy mcguiness "stars in there first cars" they had the allegro on there too :)
by VauxPartsUK
Sat Oct 15, 2016 5:44 pm
Forum: Princess 1975-1982
Topic: Cars that made Britain
Replies: 3
Views: 3499

Cars that made Britain

Did anyone see this last night on Channel 5.... the poor old Princess was on there, along with the allegro and Marina.. And TR7... :( Poor old British leyland really didnt do well :(
by VauxPartsUK
Wed Aug 24, 2016 10:36 am
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Hi guys, got them this morning, many thanks, will go straight on my tool box :)
by VauxPartsUK
Sun Aug 21, 2016 7:40 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Badges are a nice touch nice one :) Any chance you want to sell the old back ones, would be good to stick on me tool box at work kinda thing :)
by VauxPartsUK
Thu Jul 28, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

It dosent look to bad in them photos to be honest, but another job jobbed :)

And regarding the cavalier.... no where near as clean as the Ambo lol
by VauxPartsUK
Wed Jul 27, 2016 6:40 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Yeh i know, im guessing thats just where its been sat for all them years in a garden, but my days it looks amazing now!

I got hold of a 1987 Cavalier Mk2 Cabriolet today actually.... Another one im going to be attached to lol
by VauxPartsUK
Tue Jul 26, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Fantastic little update mate, im so happy its all gone well :) and the car looks amazing, maybe one day i can see it again in its former glory :)
by VauxPartsUK
Sun Jul 24, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Are there any ther updates on this, or isit all done now :) I look forward to logging on to see some :)
by VauxPartsUK
Mon Jul 04, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

THats good news then, i wonder if anyone at Gaydons would know if its there old one or not... and actually believe its been stood for so long, well other then the mileage lol
by VauxPartsUK
Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Another wonderful update there.... and glad its back on the road for the first time in so many years! The float wasnt attached when i had that pump out either, but didnt think it was anything to do with that to be honest. But does explain even when i put the petrol in there it made no difference lol...
by VauxPartsUK
Wed Jun 15, 2016 5:38 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Looking good mate, that interior was alot worse when i had it too lol alot of years of dirt :) Dont suppose you want to send me the old plate so i can stick it on me wall in the workshop :)
by VauxPartsUK
Tue Jun 14, 2016 4:53 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Happy days, got there eventually then. :)
by VauxPartsUK
Sun Jun 12, 2016 7:04 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

A great update, not much achieved... due to stupid headlining... but never the less... more progress :) well done guys :)
by VauxPartsUK
Sat Jun 11, 2016 4:15 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Happy days, im not sure if you got the logbook yet, sent it your way Thursday morning. Top work guys, love reading the updates :)
by VauxPartsUK
Tue Jun 07, 2016 6:32 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Got some more news for you guys, the logbook turnt up today finally for it :)
by VauxPartsUK
Mon Jun 06, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Well done guys :)
by VauxPartsUK
Tue May 31, 2016 6:47 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

No its cool mate, you wernt to know, they were a nightmare to clean... of and on 4 times all in all, thats why i put that filter in the fuel line to try and save some of the "toot" going in them again lol So happy to see this progress on here every weekend i have a quick look to see whats going on :)
by VauxPartsUK
Mon May 30, 2016 10:18 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Good afternoon chaps... yet again another great update... glad to see all is going well and solid underneath that carpet etc... Im not sure why that temp went up to near red, just sat half way with that bit of wire on the fan side of things... (was like that when i got the car) Regarding carbs... i ...
by VauxPartsUK
Sun May 22, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Another interesting read guys, keep up the good work :)
by VauxPartsUK
Thu May 19, 2016 10:13 am
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Hi guys, just letting you know that i got a letter from DVLA this morning regarding logbook... all is going well and should be with me within next couple weeks. Will update as and when. Thanks
by VauxPartsUK
Tue May 17, 2016 5:24 pm
Forum: Princess 1975-1982
Topic: Princess has lost its crown.
Replies: 17
Views: 11811

Re: Princess has lost its crown.

This has now sold and being collected tomorrow and is going to lincoln from what i hear.. I will update process and also have mentioned this site.
by VauxPartsUK
Mon May 16, 2016 5:37 pm
Forum: Princess 1975-1982
Topic: Princess has lost its crown.
Replies: 17
Views: 11811

Re: Princess has lost its crown.

£500 takes it if anyone wants it, thats all the reserve was.... Need it gone as need room now :( other wise it will get broken im afraid.
by VauxPartsUK
Mon May 16, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Another great update guys :) Keep up the good work!
by VauxPartsUK
Sat May 14, 2016 5:24 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Good on you guys, it did have water in it from when i got it, it was only after around hour and half ish of running i noticed it leaked a little bit... which then i turnt it off. But sat at mid temps lovely. So good seeing this thread :) Cheers guys top work! PS the engine bay and boot inside was li...
by VauxPartsUK
Wed May 11, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: Princess 1975-1982
Topic: Princess has lost its crown.
Replies: 17
Views: 11811

Re: Princess has lost its crown.

Its now listed on ebay guys. Thanks

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/-/172202865433?
by VauxPartsUK
Mon May 09, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

It wont allow me to upload pictures i got a couple here from when i got it on the back of recovery truck i can email them over if you want for this thread?
by VauxPartsUK
Mon May 09, 2016 6:39 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

That looks loads better, i wish i had pictures of it inside before i cleaned it... it was like a swimming pool in there and cats had been living inside it.
by VauxPartsUK
Sun May 08, 2016 9:00 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Should that of been.... Who like to think they know lol ;)
by VauxPartsUK
Sun May 08, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Princess 1975-1982
Topic: Princess has lost its crown.
Replies: 17
Views: 11811

Re: Princess has lost its crown.

Hi all, I would tidy it up abit for the new owner there's no doubting that during my spare time I will have a tinker with it like i did the ambo, I know there's spark there... But no fuel getting to the top. Cheers
by VauxPartsUK
Sun May 08, 2016 8:07 pm
Forum: Austin Ambassador
Topic: A500KWK
Replies: 217
Views: 80261

Re: A500KWK

Hi guys. So glad this is now in the hands with someone who knows what there doing. I generally was sad to see it go, but I look forward to seeing progress on it and will 100% be watching this thread.