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    I've driven the 205 they are speaking of and it goes like a cut cat...... Listen and read

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    205GTI - 8 valve, single cam coolness.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Adrian Wuillemi View Post
    What he said.
    Sound advice, thanks so much guys will go with that.

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    Ill be watching with great enthusiasm of this thread!!
    PICS on the paintwork will be a treat too.

    Dazz

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    Quote Originally Posted by dbevern View Post
    Ill be watching with great enthusiasm of this thread!!
    PICS on the paintwork will be a treat too.

    Dazz
    I saw your 205 out the front of Innes Motors this motors this morning Dazz. Keep and eye for a white 205 in your rear view mirror


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    Quote Originally Posted by DjB8V View Post
    I saw your 205 out the front of Innes Motors this motors this morning Dazz. Keep and eye for a white 205 in your rear view mirror
    You must have been too quick chris...........................,!!! I'll be looking out.

    cheers.

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    Great to see another gti being brought back from the dead, good on ya Chris.

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    Default Miami Blue 205 GTI restoration: By Chris Kavadias.

    Any progress Chris? How's the paint coming along?

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    Okay ive been busy ordering parts from the Uk. So far I have ordered and paid for

    1 Off side and near side mirror
    2. Clear front indicators
    3. rear light clusters
    4. Engine mount bottom fork bush
    5. Right hand engine mount
    6. Bottom engine mount bush
    7. gearbox mount
    8. subframe gear pivot ball
    9. Lion front badge
    10. front bumper
    11. Rear bumper
    12. Lucas headlights
    13. oil radiator
    14. water hoses
    15. oil hoses
    16. gear linkages
    17. boot mat
    18 Metal water pipe
    19. side repeaters
    20. clutch kit
    21. exhaust gasket kit
    22. expansion tank.
    23. front bumper red insert
    24. rear bumper red insert
    25 distributor cap and rotar arm
    26. left and right door seals
    27. interior door card clips
    28. radiator cooling fan switch
    29. CV joint boot kit
    30. bonnet lock
    31. polished inlet manifold
    32. bonnet pin and spring
    33. reflective tailgate red
    34. front wiper arms.
    35. 2 front bearings
    36. front hub.

    some sickers and a new dipstick.

    Wow im out of breath but i wont stop till i source the complete mouldings and red inserts. Starter motor and Alternator and radiator. Hope i havnt forgotten anything.

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    That's an impressive list.


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    Default Miami Blue 205 GTI restoration: By Chris Kavadias.

    Will they all fit on / in one car ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DjB8V View Post
    That's an impressive list.
    I hope the finished project is as impressive. l hope to check on the progress of the paint tommorrow.

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    Yes looking forward to seeing this too very much!!
    Quote Originally Posted by Ren5turbo2 View Post
    I hope the finished project is as impressive. l hope to check on the progress of the paint tommorrow.

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    Me too!!

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    How's the progress of this project coming along?
    dazz

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    interersted to see how this project is coming along!!

    Dazz

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ren5turbo2 View Post

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    Wow im out of breath but i wont stop till i source the complete mouldings and red inserts. Starter motor and Alternator and radiator. Hope i havnt forgotten anything.
    There are some places in France where I have seen the side mouldings and the red inserts recently, try French ebay, they haunt around there.
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    How's this project coming along??????

    Be keen to see how it's all going!!


    Cheers
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    No news from me. The back log of work at RAMS is huge.

    '92 205 Mi16
    '90 Mi16x4

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    Body is in excellent condition , no accident damage and rust free. The only bog found on the car was on passenger side door which has now been removed and dent pulled out and straightened.

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    some more progress

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    coming along nicely mate.............

    great to see some more pics of it!!

    will look a treat when complete.


    cheers,
    Dazz

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    What ever happened to this resto of my old 205?

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