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Fort Bill or bust Barchetta run.

Posted 06-05-2007 at 19:57 by docorangepeel (docorangepeel's Barchetta Blog)

Well, we made it all the way up North to meet up with a group of Barchetta owners before heading off into the hills of Scotland. Pictures can be seen in my photo gallery.

The B is back in the garage for a well earned rest.

For all her hard work, she is going to get a cambelt,water pump and power steering belt change next month.

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Back on the road 2007

Posted 03-05-2007 at 11:46 by docorangepeel (docorangepeel's Barchetta Blog)

OK she passed her MOT last week and after splashing out on TAX and insurance, she is now back on the road for the summer.

I am off to the Barchetta meeting in Scotland this weekend (5th May 07) and its going to be a full on driving weekend.

Friday 4th Biggleswade - Newcastle
Sat 5th Newcastle - Strathclyde Park
Strathclyde Park - Fort Bill and back.
Strathclyde Park - Newcastle
Sun 6th Newcastle - Biggleswade
Monday 7th sleep
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upcoming mods

Posted 19-04-2007 at 11:59 by docorangepeel (docorangepeel's Barchetta Blog)

Things I am going to do in the next few months.

MOT on Sat 21st April

Front wishbone replacments
Replace ARB front and back with upgrade kit.
Front brake kit replacment like Brembo.
Fit an amp for the rear speakers.
New remote alarm with remote start.
ECU work.
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Dash mod

Posted 19-04-2007 at 11:54 by docorangepeel (docorangepeel's Barchetta Blog)

I painted the center consol, air vents and dials to match the later models.

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Engine bay as of 04/04/2007

Posted 19-04-2007 at 11:43 by docorangepeel (docorangepeel's Barchetta Blog)

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