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PostPosted: Sat Apr 26, 2014 10:04 pm 
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I've decided to create yet another sticky featuring the ones that have been modified (mostly engine changes).

Carledo's Carlton powered Toledo (Carledo)

lazeruspete's Redtop powered Sprint (KLJ)

toledogav222's RS2000 powered Toledo

dollytom's Ford V6 powered Sprint (the XR4x4)

knightrider150's Nissan powered Sprint

Wuy485m's Fiat twin cam powered Toledo

iandollysprint's Redtop powered Sprint

eightiesflamer's Redtop powered Sprint

jikovron's Rover V8 powered 1500HL

mbellinger's Redtop powered Toledo

DF's seriously modded Sprint

Neil907's track Sprint

Tony Burd's modified Sprint

Mad Mart's track Sprint

Geeksteve's MX5 powered Project Lunacy

Another MX5 conversion done by philgroom

Yet another MX5 conversion of edz27's Toledo

Carledo's modified Sprint auto (AKA Dolomega)

If there are any others worthy of being included let me know and I'll add them.

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2008 Citroën C4 Grand Picasso 2.0 HDi Exclusive (MA08 WCL - the modern)
Former stable of SAY 414M (1974 Toledo), GRH 244D (1966 1300fwd), CDB 324L (1973 1500fwd), GGN 573J (1971 1500fwd), DCP 625S (1977 Dolomite 1300) & LCG 367N (1975 Dolomite Sprint) plus 5 Acclaims and that's just the Triumphs!

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 27, 2014 6:37 am 
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You forgot my red top c20xe conversion.


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 27, 2014 9:27 am 
Yes this one should be included as V8 conversions are often brought up here. This was nicely done but we never did find out if it was actually a practical application;

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 27, 2014 9:47 am 
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Darren, I found your thread but it was in the Dolomite-related section so I've moved it to the "resto" section and I've updated my list.
Alan, I did have that one in mind when I started this thread but somehow I missed it.

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Meetings take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month at The Hollies Sports & Social Club, 12 Hough Lane, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3NE
1972 Dolomite 1850 auto (NYE 751L - The rolling restoration)
2008 Citroën C4 Grand Picasso 2.0 HDi Exclusive (MA08 WCL - the modern)
Former stable of SAY 414M (1974 Toledo), GRH 244D (1966 1300fwd), CDB 324L (1973 1500fwd), GGN 573J (1971 1500fwd), DCP 625S (1977 Dolomite 1300) & LCG 367N (1975 Dolomite Sprint) plus 5 Acclaims and that's just the Triumphs!

Check my blog at http://triumphtoledo.blogspot.com

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PostPosted: Sun Apr 27, 2014 8:09 pm 
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Cannot think of any others tbo


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 27, 2014 9:08 pm 
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How could I forget your's Daz? I'll get it added to the list.

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Meetings take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month at The Hollies Sports & Social Club, 12 Hough Lane, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3NE
1972 Dolomite 1850 auto (NYE 751L - The rolling restoration)
2008 Citroën C4 Grand Picasso 2.0 HDi Exclusive (MA08 WCL - the modern)
Former stable of SAY 414M (1974 Toledo), GRH 244D (1966 1300fwd), CDB 324L (1973 1500fwd), GGN 573J (1971 1500fwd), DCP 625S (1977 Dolomite 1300) & LCG 367N (1975 Dolomite Sprint) plus 5 Acclaims and that's just the Triumphs!

Check my blog at http://triumphtoledo.blogspot.com

"I can help you stop smoking in bed. Buy a water bed and fill it with petrol." - Bob Monkhouse OBE (1928-2003)


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PostPosted: Sun Apr 27, 2014 10:09 pm 
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Cannot think of any others tbo
Me neither :?:

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 28, 2014 6:47 am 
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I've added it to the list.

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Meetings take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month at The Hollies Sports & Social Club, 12 Hough Lane, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3NE
1972 Dolomite 1850 auto (NYE 751L - The rolling restoration)
2008 Citroën C4 Grand Picasso 2.0 HDi Exclusive (MA08 WCL - the modern)
Former stable of SAY 414M (1974 Toledo), GRH 244D (1966 1300fwd), CDB 324L (1973 1500fwd), GGN 573J (1971 1500fwd), DCP 625S (1977 Dolomite 1300) & LCG 367N (1975 Dolomite Sprint) plus 5 Acclaims and that's just the Triumphs!

Check my blog at http://triumphtoledo.blogspot.com

"I can help you stop smoking in bed. Buy a water bed and fill it with petrol." - Bob Monkhouse OBE (1928-2003)


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 28, 2014 6:57 am 
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Oh!, I thought this thread was about Dollies with different engines in?

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PostPosted: Mon Apr 28, 2014 5:19 pm 
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Isn't there more to modification than dropping a different engine in? Actually, your track Sprint should be included in the list as it is definitely modified. I'll get it added.

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Meetings take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month at The Hollies Sports & Social Club, 12 Hough Lane, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3NE
1972 Dolomite 1850 auto (NYE 751L - The rolling restoration)
2008 Citroën C4 Grand Picasso 2.0 HDi Exclusive (MA08 WCL - the modern)
Former stable of SAY 414M (1974 Toledo), GRH 244D (1966 1300fwd), CDB 324L (1973 1500fwd), GGN 573J (1971 1500fwd), DCP 625S (1977 Dolomite 1300) & LCG 367N (1975 Dolomite Sprint) plus 5 Acclaims and that's just the Triumphs!

Check my blog at http://triumphtoledo.blogspot.com

"I can help you stop smoking in bed. Buy a water bed and fill it with petrol." - Bob Monkhouse OBE (1928-2003)


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 04, 2014 7:34 am 
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thanks bud, shes a 2.3 now, same type of engine just a few more cc, :mrgreen:

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 03, 2015 6:48 am 
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I've just added Geeksteve's MX5 conversion (aka Project Lunacy).

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Meetings take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month at The Hollies Sports & Social Club, 12 Hough Lane, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3NE
1972 Dolomite 1850 auto (NYE 751L - The rolling restoration)
2008 Citroën C4 Grand Picasso 2.0 HDi Exclusive (MA08 WCL - the modern)
Former stable of SAY 414M (1974 Toledo), GRH 244D (1966 1300fwd), CDB 324L (1973 1500fwd), GGN 573J (1971 1500fwd), DCP 625S (1977 Dolomite 1300) & LCG 367N (1975 Dolomite Sprint) plus 5 Acclaims and that's just the Triumphs!

Check my blog at http://triumphtoledo.blogspot.com

"I can help you stop smoking in bed. Buy a water bed and fill it with petrol." - Bob Monkhouse OBE (1928-2003)


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 20, 2016 11:47 am 
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I've also added the MX5 conversions of philgroom & edz27.

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West Yorkshire Area Organiser & forum moderator
Meetings take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month at The Hollies Sports & Social Club, 12 Hough Lane, Bramley, Leeds, LS13 3NE
1972 Dolomite 1850 auto (NYE 751L - The rolling restoration)
2008 Citroën C4 Grand Picasso 2.0 HDi Exclusive (MA08 WCL - the modern)
Former stable of SAY 414M (1974 Toledo), GRH 244D (1966 1300fwd), CDB 324L (1973 1500fwd), GGN 573J (1971 1500fwd), DCP 625S (1977 Dolomite 1300) & LCG 367N (1975 Dolomite Sprint) plus 5 Acclaims and that's just the Triumphs!

Check my blog at http://triumphtoledo.blogspot.com

"I can help you stop smoking in bed. Buy a water bed and fill it with petrol." - Bob Monkhouse OBE (1928-2003)


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PostPosted: Sun Feb 21, 2016 6:49 pm 
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The list seems pretty comprehensive now :wink:


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PostPosted: Mon Apr 25, 2016 2:54 pm 
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Dear ToledoMan,

I will start to add more and more of my Dolly 1850HL resto, maybe you would like to add my resto on your page aswell.

Thanks in advance,

Laurens


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