Member Page: Rob Downie

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Rob Downie

Member ID: RobD
Status: Free Member
South Coast NSW, Australia   AUS
Member Since: 2007-11-14
Home Site: The MG Experience
Last Login: 2017-12-03 22:43
Forum Activity: 2015-04-16 22:06
Forum Posts: 4

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Personal Vehicle Registry

1964 Mini Cooper S BRG White Roof Rob Downie

1964 Mini Cooper S

1992 Toyota FJ Cruiser White Rob Downie

1992 Toyota FJ Cruiser

2000 Mazda MX-5 NB

3 Vehicles — Total mileage: 264,000 mi (424,867 km) — Average age: 1985
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Member Journal – Rob Downie's Journal

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June 2011

Posted on: Monday May 30, 2011

Coupe still purring along, although it does not get a lot of use. Spent a lot of time initially tidying up – to the extent of polishing the paintwork with brasso (after a good clean); steam cleaned underneath; replaced some dodgy bits and pieces with new bits (cosmetic), and generally got it running and looking quite nice. The main reason it does not get used a lot is the problem of excessive cabin heat, about which I have posted a number of articles describing my attempts to fix this i...

In The Beginning

Posted on: Monday May 30, 2011

Chassis Number: HMK 23/66697 Body Number: 73623 Engine Number: 15GDUH5803 Ignition Key #: FP642 Chariot red (this was a 1600 colour – early cars were Orient Red). Black/red/white leather upholstery. This car appears to be as per Heritage Certificate from UK. It was originally a 1500cc model built April 1959. This is obvious by the long rear parcel shelf. The car was restored at some stage before 1999, and was converted to a 1600cc model by adding 1600cc bits such as front en...

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