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  1. Marlin Cabrio, build date 1999, 2litre Pinto engine

    A well maintained and well built Cabrio for sale that I acquired in August 2018. It was previously owned by an ex policeman who make a very good job of the build which has been much admired by my...
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    Re: Berlinetta Hood Frame

    Hello, On the subject of Berlinetta hoods frames, does anyone know where I could get one? I'm thinking of getting a Berlinetta, but it only has a hard top.
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    Sticky: Re: MOC South West monthly meet

    Hello, I would like to come along with my Cabrio and this would be my first meeting with fellow club members. As Marlin club members, do we still have to pay admission to the show ground?
    Doug
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    Re: Marlin Cabrio - hood seal

    Many thanks for the useful suggestions - I should have remembered good old Woolies from the time I restored an MGB GT back in the early eighties. I'm torn between using the flat strip or the D shaped...
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    Marlin Cabrio - hood seal

    Does anyone have experience of fixing leaking soft tops? The hood on my Marlin Cabrio has a defective seal where it closes onto the windscreen - the current seal is made up of a double layer of...
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    Re: Cabrio servicing and maintenance

    Hello Colin,
    Thanks for the suggestion - at least I would know that Marlin would do a good job for me if all else fails. Plus the trip down would be fun!
    Doug
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    Re: Cabrio servicing and maintenance

    Many thanks!
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    Re: Cabrio servicing and maintenance

    Many thanks for the tip and SW info Chris
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    Re: Cabrio servicing and maintenance

    Hello Peter,
    Many thanks for the update and I look forward to getting details of the SW meeting. Best of luck with the recovery.
    Doug
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    Re: Cabrio servicing and maintenance

    Hello Jon,
    Many thanks for the your information - and it was interesting to see that you have owned the same roadster on and off for 30 years. It looks like you can't bear to part with it!.
    I...
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    Cabrio servicing and maintenance

    Hello,
    As the owner of a recently acquired cabrio and as a new member living near Bath, I on the lookout for a garage or skilled mechanic to service my cabrio - I would like to do the work myself,...
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    Re: Cabrio modifications

    Many thanks to you both for the advice and suggestions. I think that a quickshift gearlever would suit the car very well, so if its not too expensive I will try it out along with the other items...
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    Cabrio modifications

    Hello,
    I took delivery of a very pretty cabrio on Friday, but only tried it out on Saturday. I was not disappointed but there were two slight irritations that maybe I have to get used to - but then...
  14. Re: Berlinetta engine swap - Ford Pinto to Zetec

    Thanks for all your advice you nice helpful fellows. It was all very useful and interesting to read - and I agree that making the best of what is there is the best and most economical solution.
    The...
  15. Berlinetta engine swap - Ford Pinto to Zetec

    Hello,
    I joined the club recently so that I could find out how difficult it would be to swap a Pinto engine with a Zetec engine on a Berlinetta? I ask the question because I have seen a nice looking...
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