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#1 dalelc16

dalelc16
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:plymouth

Posted 07 July 2013 - 04:36 PM

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This my escort gti i which i bought in december last year.
I have had a few of these now and done most mods.
I bought this as a little hobby as i have missed working on them.

I came across this car on ebay as braking in a local scrap yard and i bought the whole car.(mrs wasnt to happyy)
I had them mot it and i did have two months tax. I payed 500 for it.

It was standard when i bought it exept the full system.

I then went about.
Full st170 convertion front and rear
Full service
Cam belt and all pullys
Cossy wheels
New clutch
4-2-1 manifold
Elec sunroof
Lights in footwell
Elec mirrors
Red door lights
Replacing parcel shelf any other bits which have been lost over the years
Morrette lights
All relays upgraded 20 sec light, 5 sec rear wiper
New samco hoses
Clifford alarm g5
Strut brace front and back
Re-sprayd front and rear bumpers
Hafe tinted rear lights
Laguna spliter
Bonnet bra
Lowerd 30 front and rear
Pioneer speakers front and rear
Colins super chip
Fse power boost valve
New black arches to make the arches look wider cuz of the wheels and to be diffrent
205/45/16 falcon tyers
Cossy rear windows
Any way the list goes on and on.

I wanted to start a thread last year but couldnt work out how to do it until lee grout text me today and told me how to do it

Edited by dalelc16, 07 July 2013 - 05:30 PM.

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#2 Renegaderebel

Renegaderebel
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Enschede (NL)
  • Drives:Escort Mk6 Van

Posted 07 July 2013 - 04:48 PM

Looks good! How and where did you make your turnsignals?


Peter.
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I'd rather push a Ford then drive a Chevy!

#3 dalelc16

dalelc16
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:plymouth

Posted 07 July 2013 - 04:50 PM

Looks good! How and where did you make your turnsignals?


Peter.

Turnsignals?
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#4 dalelc16

dalelc16
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:plymouth

Posted 07 July 2013 - 05:12 PM

I will add more pics ect just i dont wunt to put my reg on evo.
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#5 co-op scooby

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  • Gender:Male
  • Location:IPSWICH
  • Drives:10 PLATE FOCUS 1.6 ZETEC AUTO(FOR THE WIFE),ESCORT 55 DIESEL,SCANIA 230 RIGID

Posted 07 July 2013 - 05:14 PM

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This my escort gti i which i bought in december last year.
I have had a few of these now and done most mods.
I bought this as a little hobby as i have missed working on them.

I came across this car on ebay as braking in a local scrap yard and i bought the whole car.(mrs wasnt to happyy)
I had them mot it and i did have two months tax. I payed 500 for it.

It was standard when i bought it exept the full system.

I then went about.
Full st170 convertion front and rear
Full service
Cam belt and all pullys
Cossy wheels
New clutch
4-2-1 manifold
Elec sunroof
Lights in footwell
Elec mirrors
Red door lights
Replacing parcel shelf any other bits which have been lost over the years
Morrette lights
All relays upgraded 20 sec light, 5 sec rear wiper
New samco hoses
Clifford alarm g5
Strut brace front and back
Re-sprayd front and rear bumpers
Hafe tinted rear lights
Laguna spliter
Bonnet bra
Lowerd 30 front and rear
Pioneer speakers front and rear
Colins super chip
Fse power boost valve
New black arches to make the arches look wider cuz of the wheels and to be diffrent
205/45/16 falcon tyers
Any way the list goes on and on.

I wanted to start a thread last year but couldnt work out how to do it until lee grout text me today and told me how to do it

Very,very nice mate.Respect to you Sir.Regards Andy.
SUPER,SUPER MICK,SUPER,SUPER MICK,SUPER,SUPER MICK,SUPER MICK MCCARTHY.ALREADY ITFC LEGEND.PREMIERSHIP HERE WE COME!!!

#6 dalelc16

dalelc16
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:plymouth

Posted 07 July 2013 - 05:30 PM

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This my escort gti i which i bought in december last year.
I have had a few of these now and done most mods.
I bought this as a little hobby as i have missed working on them.

I came across this car on ebay as braking in a local scrap yard and i bought the whole car.(mrs wasnt to happyy)
I had them mot it and i did have two months tax. I payed 500 for it.

It was standard when i bought it exept the full system.

I then went about.
Full st170 convertion front and rear
Full service
Cam belt and all pullys
Cossy wheels
New clutch
4-2-1 manifold
Elec sunroof
Lights in footwell
Elec mirrors
Red door lights
Replacing parcel shelf any other bits which have been lost over the years
Morrette lights
All relays upgraded 20 sec light, 5 sec rear wiper
New samco hoses
Clifford alarm g5
Strut brace front and back
Re-sprayd front and rear bumpers
Hafe tinted rear lights
Laguna spliter
Bonnet bra
Lowerd 30 front and rear
Pioneer speakers front and rear
Colins super chip
Fse power boost valve
New black arches to make the arches look wider cuz of the wheels and to be diffrent
205/45/16 falcon tyers
Any way the list goes on and on.

I wanted to start a thread last year but couldnt work out how to do it until lee grout text me today and told me how to do it

Very,very nice mate.Respect to you Sir.Regards Andy.


Thanx
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#7 JC

JC
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Brummie land!
  • Drives:2.0 powered Silver Escort

Posted 07 July 2013 - 05:41 PM

Looks very smart, I think it would look better with the arches colour coded but each to their own
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My ebay items for sale - Looky :-)


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#8 valetman

valetman
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Fife, scotland

Posted 07 July 2013 - 06:11 PM

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This my escort gti i which i bought in december last year.
I have had a few of these now and done most mods.
I bought this as a little hobby as i have missed working on them.

I came across this car on ebay as braking in a local scrap yard and i bought the whole car.(mrs wasnt to happyy)
I had them mot it and i did have two months tax. I payed 500 for it.

It was standard when i bought it exept the full system.

I then went about.
Full st170 convertion front and rear
Full service
Cam belt and all pullys
Cossy wheels
New clutch
4-2-1 manifold
Elec sunroof
Lights in footwell
Elec mirrors
Red door lights
Replacing parcel shelf any other bits which have been lost over the years
Morrette lights
All relays upgraded 20 sec light, 5 sec rear wiper
New samco hoses
Clifford alarm g5
Strut brace front and back
Re-sprayd front and rear bumpers
Hafe tinted rear lights
Laguna spliter
Bonnet bra
Lowerd 30 front and rear
Pioneer speakers front and rear
Colins super chip
Fse power boost valve
New black arches to make the arches look wider cuz of the wheels and to be diffrent
205/45/16 falcon tyers
Any way the list goes on and on.

I wanted to start a thread last year but couldnt work out how to do it until lee grout text me today and told me how to do it

Very,very nice mate.Respect to you Sir.Regards Andy.


Thanx



Very nice, lots of hard work by the look of things

#9 lee grout

lee grout
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Dawlish, Devon
  • Drives:Ford Escort mk6 1.6LX

Posted 07 July 2013 - 07:06 PM

Thats a very clean, tidy motor you got there! Like it. Any more mods or plans or just keep it running nice and smooth?
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#10 dalelc16

dalelc16
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:plymouth

Posted 07 July 2013 - 07:49 PM

Thats a very clean, tidy motor you got there! Like it. Any more mods or plans or just keep it running nice and smooth?


Before ford fair i need to to do all engine mounts and get a new heated screen.im trying to get all the ford options (extras)fitted.
I dont no what i wont to do engine wise ie rs2000 or turbo or even carbs but thats next year.i also would like to stip it right down also and re paint the whole car.
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#11 bongo

bongo
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:southwales valley boy
  • Drives:2.0 si...soon to be 2.3 :-)....1.8 zetec focus as my daily....

Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:13 PM

nice mate,got to love a white 3dr.

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#12 lee grout

lee grout
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Dawlish, Devon
  • Drives:Ford Escort mk6 1.6LX

Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:24 PM

nice mate,got to love a white 3dr.


Biased! :rolleyes:
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#13 Hezz

Hezz
  • Drives:Escort GTI + Focus ST170

Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:49 PM

Looks great :D

#14 tomsy

tomsy
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:gilfach goch s.wales
  • Drives:very nice 3dr gti

Posted 07 July 2013 - 09:35 PM

Only 1 thing i like more than a red 3 door thats a white one and yours looks a superb example very much looking forward to seeing this at ford fair, don't think you'll have any problems making the journey in it.
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AN ESCORT IS FOR LIFE NOT JUST YOUR 1ST CAR

#15 dalelc16

dalelc16
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:plymouth

Posted 07 July 2013 - 10:34 PM

Only 1 thing i like more than a red 3 door thats a white one and yours looks a superb example very much looking forward to seeing this at ford fair, don't think you'll have any problems making the journey in it.


Well im telling ya ill try my best to get it the iv only done 200 mls since i bought this,i only get to drive it now and again.

Oh i need a jacking point cover for the front passanger side if any one has one.
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