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    Lightbulb A rolling road in Fareham near Portsmouth

    Apparently they have had a dynamo for over a year but I was unaware as they prefer to do car work and have only had one club dyno day there. Never the less, it is only 2-3 miles from me, so I'll be trying them out on Friday at about 2pm if anyone is interested.

    http://www.southwaysautomotive.co.uk...-road-services

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    EDIT: Double post, my mistake though
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    unbelievable, all this ringing aroung and speaking to muppets and be now advised that you have found one close by. I guess they don't like advertising much... i may pop in there and see if i can use it to locate a boost leak.. I can't access there website due a a local proxy fault..

    Nice find Karl.. I may pop down after work and see how you get on, but it depends on when i can escape the clutches of the office in time.. I also have another MOT tomorrow (having told the previous place where to stick it a couple of weeks ago) so not sure when i will get the car back and whether i need to go and have another rant at some guy who thinks he dream up future work for himself.
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    There is a rolling road day on Astra sport at www.jkm.org.uk/performance/index.htm

    Its on July 21st and costs £35 for 3 runs with a color printout of best run

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    lol that place makes me laugh, i know of them and have contacted them in the past. Because they are a VAG specialist they said they did not RR any other car, despite my protestations and explanations about what odb2 is i got nowhere. You can't give people money thesedays, and you wonder why so many places go out of business..

    I am very interested in the place Karl is checking out tomorrow as they seem to be a bit of a specialist and more or interest to me.
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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    i have used then a few weeks ago, very friendly and know what they talking about.
    will be there again at the end of the month after the mods been done.
    i'm affraid is not the vectra, she doesnt want me to to anything to it, so she says lol

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    I went and looked at the place in Fareham to make sure I knew where it is yesterday. They specialize in building kit cars from scratch, so they have extensive capabilities. Apparently they have only had the rollers since the beginning of this year, not FOR a year, I obviously misunderstood on the phone.

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    yes the rollers only been up and running from march/april n they have had loads of bookings already

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    I went down to catch the end of Karl's runs and i quite like to look of the place..
    My old Signum, the animal; she now rests in pieces in several other members cars.. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=200
    The wifes vec show car, started as a standard daily driver and ended up like this. https://www.vectra-c.com/forum/garag...vehicle&id=709



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