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Tourer "facelift"
« on: 10 September 2018, 12:44:28 »

a few pics of the Tourer





the sharp eyed amongst you may notice my unusual bonnet release and the more obvious colour coded pre-facelift mirrors courtesy of Lidl rim spray paint and lacquer  ;D
and you can use your original headlamps and hockey stick mouldings if you choose too. :y
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #1 on: 10 September 2018, 13:10:13 »

Very nice  :)
so you replaced the ribbing strips on the doors and painted the rubber strip under the bumper too ?
is there a gap where the n/s h/lamp meets the wing ,or is that an optical delusion  :-\
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #2 on: 10 September 2018, 13:58:12 »

very nice :y :y
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #3 on: 10 September 2018, 14:04:30 »

Facelift side mouldings fitted, no headlamp gaps and silver hammerite  :D
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #4 on: 10 September 2018, 16:47:18 »

Looking at that, fit facelift lights and trims. Then your bonnet should close properly.  :y

The headlight and don't fit correctly between the bumper and bonnet.

Also, facelift mirrors and tail lights would finish it off a treat.  ;)

Looks clean though 8)
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #5 on: 11 September 2018, 15:46:47 »

What year was it?, Id be interested in seeing pics of the Seats, where they the Original Recaro Badged ones, with or without Leg extensions ?
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #6 on: 11 September 2018, 20:46:39 »

Sadly not recaro just the unique to the early model black with red/blue flecks.
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #7 on: 12 September 2018, 16:32:15 »

Sadly not recaro just the unique to the early model black with red/blue flecks.
Yea, there the ones Im on about, a more snug fit over normal badged Recaro, or in Euroland came with a leather option (lower Pic)



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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #8 on: 12 September 2018, 17:33:19 »

Yeah, would like a pair of those too, was some on ebay a while ago went for about 150  :y
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #9 on: 13 September 2018, 14:24:33 »

fitted a dashcam



and a go faster exhaust trim  :D




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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #10 on: 13 September 2018, 17:24:30 »

Is that an Austin A40 and a Standard 10?  Very nice :y :y
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #11 on: 13 September 2018, 19:30:40 »

A40 farina mk2 in the garage A35 outside  :y
My dad's first car was a Standard 10.
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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #12 on: 04 October 2018, 08:29:39 »

Back on the road and fully legal again




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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #13 on: 17 December 2018, 14:32:16 »

Fitted correct facelift headlamps and trims (bonnet still won't catch) and my customary DRL's



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Re: Tourer "facelift"
« Reply #14 on: 17 December 2018, 16:40:57 »

Rubbers and bonnet latch require adjustment, sitting too low.

Also bumper brackets need a tweak both on the crash bar and the chassis rail mounts.

What crash bar is fitted? hopefully a facelift one...

Any pics of where the headlights meet the front panel?
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