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  1. A heads up on what I did with the car. It ended up with Geoff at Esprit Engineering. I contacted Cos who was very very very busy, then contacted Geoff who was only very very busy! So late April the car was expertly transported to Downton, with Geoff and team getting to work. Over the next few weeks they did a full carb service, full c service, repainted the wheels, reset all the tracking and geometry including taking care with wheel balancing and removing any 50-60 mph “vibration” through the steering, now it’s just beautiful road feedback all the way. They also did an ignition sort with
  2. Hi Steve, sorry for delay in replying! I’ll look in the manual of course, I just wondered if any members might have, or be able to link to a quick diagram of the all! cheers Dean
  3. Hi all, is there a diagram of all the earth points ? I’d like to strip and clean them all and don’t want to miss one. cheers Dean
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    Congrats Rob. A man with great taste! Dean
  5. Thanks for the reply Kevin. Good to know. cheers Dean
  6. Bit of a thread resurection! Im looking for somewhere to take Esprit JPS 040 to next year, both EE and Sportomotive are new to me and about the same distance. Any thoughts or recommendations anyone? cheers Dean
  7. The issue is going to be the gold fabric. There were two types used for the JPS cars. For the UK cars the material is "unobtainable". I'm sure Steve Fulcher would be able to reclaim the fabric. Good luck with the retrim and post some pics when it's all done. Cheers Dean
  8. I'd love to see some pics also. Its interesting that lotus, even for the special editions, often ran out of trim, material, decals, cam covers, bumpers etc and just fitted what they had. I replaced my headlining/cantrail/header trim last year and when the grey material arrived from SJ it clearly was different to the beige colour original (looked 38 years old to me) that was in my car. I matched the beige, and kept the colour.
  9. Ha! That's very cool Neil. Love that period number plate. I keep thinking about getting a set from swap em on after the MOT... great pic...
  10. Black and Gold.....what a combo ?. Lovely car, will you be able to post any of the pro' pics Guy?
  11. Superb pic Barrie, Castle Combe Giugiaro Lotus Esprit Show.....
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