On a long drive back from N Wales yesterday I noticed a quietish but consistent high pitched droning over and above the normal engine sound. As far as I was able to track it the noise was absent when decelerating and increased as I went up through the automatic gears and remained consistent when...
Rarer than a Rolex milsub, (well have you seen another in the flesh?) Fully working Breitling 9106 Navitimer LED chronograph digital watch from 1978 in just about new old stock condition.
(LED is Light Emitting Diode)
Watch has a period correct Swiss Tropic 22mm “pilot” strap with vintage...
I'm currently writing a dissertation on civil recovery and have seen mention of a legal case I'd like to read. Unusually, I don't have a case citation - all I have is that a House of Lords decision (following on from the Operation Julie LSD case of 1978) held that £750,000 of seized...
Hi there all. I am a newbie to this so please forgive me if I get it wrong !!
I have a 1978 280ce which gas been with my family since I was 21 and am now 50.
It's only done 88,000 from new.
I need a petrol pump for it and new fuel pipes from tank etc. I've seen on eBay but they...
Many a happy afternoon has been spent driving about in this . It's just such a different experience to modern cars. :cool:
Rare 1978 W116 Mercedes Benz 280 SEL in black - not SE on eBay (end time 27-Feb-11 18:38:25 GMT)
I'm breaking an old donor car, and I've a few other bits that I need to move for the sake of space.
4 X Metric Bundts.
Tex brown interior and door cards in great shape. Plenty of chrome ex bumpers.
I have US bumpers and lights from an imported 116.
I've also a set of brown leather...
i have the opportunity to purchase a registration plate for my wife, which has here 3 letter name as the 1st 3 letters and then 3 numbers and V.
ie XXX 123V (XXX is not her name by the way :rolleyes: )
The reg number is currently the original one which is currently on the...
FOR SALE MERCEDES 450 SLC 1978
Purchased this car early in March this year as a second car (my main car is the 450 SLC 5.0) but will be moving house and one has to go. The car just turned 100k miles. The engine is running superbly and just serviced her, including brake pads. Bought a number...