Rear Arch Rust...

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Rear Arch Rust...

Postby Tomcat Coupe » Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:19 pm

Hey Everyone,

does anyone know if it is possible to but patent rear arches, so that i can cut away and replace the rusty rubbish ones on my Turbo.

Been searching google... but feel like :headbanging

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby crepello » Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:26 pm

The RCOC has done (or is doing) something about that!

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby Tomcat Coupe » Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:30 pm

Really... Thank god..

I've been getting seriously frustrated, thinking id have to either make some myself (Way too much grief) or fill them with the dreaded body gunk. :slapme

Do you know if there are any links yet ?

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby 1234dist » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:05 pm

you can still put your name down but don't expect to see change off £500 for both panels
220 Coupe turbo K785OAT (issues :glare )
Rover Sport 220GTI m-series K56AEP
218 VVC Cabriolet R170FEU
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tatti :rip

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby Tomcat Coupe » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:11 pm

That doesn't sound so bad, I was considering a donor 218 Coupe with a decent shell and doing a shell swap.

Still not sure what is my best option, would prefer to keep it all original if possible.

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby 1234dist » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:13 pm

just pm the member kevinwillis on here and tell him of your interest and he'll forward any other details required.
220 Coupe turbo K785OAT (issues :glare )
Rover Sport 220GTI m-series K56AEP
218 VVC Cabriolet R170FEU
220 GTI M-series J777RAL
75 2.0 CDT P80CJM
620 SLI P267LOM HONDA
420 GSI Turbo L191CVP
tatti :rip

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby Tomcat Coupe » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:15 pm

Thanks for your help.

Really appreciate it.

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby 1234dist » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:17 pm

any issue pm me and i'll give his mobile number
220 Coupe turbo K785OAT (issues :glare )
Rover Sport 220GTI m-series K56AEP
218 VVC Cabriolet R170FEU
220 GTI M-series J777RAL
75 2.0 CDT P80CJM
620 SLI P267LOM HONDA
420 GSI Turbo L191CVP
tatti :rip

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby Tomcat Coupe » Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:40 pm

Thank you :thumbup1

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Re: Rear Arch Rust...

Postby kevinwillis » Sat Sep 02, 2017 2:18 pm

I mist this post :oops

I am not shore if we have spoken on any off the other forums as the have been a number off inquires if not here is a link and Craig can pass my number on to you if you need to talk about it in more detail or have any questions.

http://forum.rover-coupe.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=34943


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