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North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter) - 4th August 2018

Pub meets, drives and social events. For good food and good company while the car stays in the car park, or for a pleasurable drive through the countryside.
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North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter) - 4th August 2018

Post by deanbayley » Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:47 pm

UPDATED: 4th August 2018 (Date updated)

Further to my previous thread I have just ordered a compression tester so will be able to offer that as well (£10 per car)..

Will be offering free diagnostics on the day as well..

I'm thinking the 27th of May 8th of July 9th of June 4th of August, if you are interested please let me know.
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Re: RE: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by RX8_666 » Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:49 pm

deanbayley wrote:Further to my previous thread I have just ordered a compression tester so will be able to offer that as well (£10 per car)..

Will be offering free diagnostics on the day as well..[*]

I'm thinking the 27th of May, if you are interested please let me know.
Definitely interested buddy.

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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by Lukee25 » Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:11 pm

Sounds fun to me
Don't need a compression test engines only around a year old but love to learn how to do stuff!


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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by Davemitch » Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:30 pm

I'm there too! Had compression test done about a fortnight ago so I'm ok there too but will come to meet everyone and for a chin wag!
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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by RX8_666 » Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:31 pm

Anyone interested in a convoy up there, I'm travelling from Liverpool, could meet some on the route.

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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by PaLow73 » Tue Apr 18, 2017 11:36 pm

i'd be interested, not sure if i'm working 27th yet.
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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by Davemitch » Tue May 09, 2017 9:31 am

This still a go ahead?
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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by deanbayley » Tue May 09, 2017 10:25 am

Yeah defiantly but might have to re-title it "Reassembling my car once it's back from the body shop as it didn't go on time as the rear sills were quite rusty and needed extensive repairs..


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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by ChrisHolmes » Tue May 09, 2017 6:16 pm

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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by Stokoe42 » Tue May 09, 2017 7:14 pm

I hope to attend. Will be there for the general banter :-)

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Post by Davemitch » Tue May 09, 2017 8:05 pm

Awesome I'll be coming too :)
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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by Davemitch » Tue May 09, 2017 8:07 pm

deanbayley wrote:Yeah defiantly but might have to re-title it "Reassembling my car once it's back from the body shop as it didn't go on time as the rear sills were quite rusty and needed extensive repairs..


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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by deanbayley » Tue May 09, 2017 8:11 pm

Davemitch wrote:Extensive repair as in ripping it all out and putting new one in! Haha mine will need doing at some point too so I'll quiz you where you got yours done too :thumright:
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Post by Alan.h » Wed May 10, 2017 8:40 am

where is the meeting going to take place, and is it still the 27th may

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Post by deanbayley » Wed May 10, 2017 6:46 pm

Ingleby Autos, 44b Dukesway, Teesside Ind Est, TS17 9LT and yes 27th 1pm

Anyone who's planning to turn up if you could let me know and I'll get plenty of grub..


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Post by Lukee25 » Sun May 14, 2017 6:20 pm

I'm still up for it!

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Post by RX8_666 » Mon May 15, 2017 12:39 pm

I'm up for it.

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Post by Davemitch » Mon May 15, 2017 3:12 pm

I'm up for it, off work and ready!
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Post by Alan.h » Thu May 18, 2017 1:43 pm

my Saturday off work so 90% certain I can attend with a plus 1 (son who as a rx7)

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Post by CraigS » Tue May 23, 2017 10:10 am

Hi Dean do you know if anyone coming is able to do maping at all would also like a compression test please mate
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Post by deanbayley » Tue May 23, 2017 10:28 am

I don't have the hardware to do mapping but it is something that I'm looking into..

Loving the response, can't wait to see everyone, and the guy at the body shop said he'll make sure my car is finished for Friday night




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Post by ChrisHolmes » Tue May 23, 2017 11:06 am

This is shaping up well folks, let's hope it develops into a regular monthly meet for the area, well done everyone.
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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by PaLow73 » Tue May 23, 2017 11:47 am

I'm not at work this weekend so will be there
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Re: North East Meet (Compression Testing, BBQ, Workshop Lessons & General Banter)

Post by deanbayley » Wed May 24, 2017 11:20 pm

Proper Pizza shop burgers and buns ordered (my mate's mate has a pizza shop) must remember to go get a spare gas bottle for the BBQ tho!

Will get some coke and lemonade too..

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