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  Date Summary of update Page  
         
         
  17-11-2017 Link to the website for Steve Saxty's new book Links  
         
         
         
  16-11-2017 Build 056 up for auction at Brooklands For Sale / Wanted  
         
    Chris Bale explains the AFT EPROM graphs AFT Ignition  
         
    Chris Bale's observations on the 1982 Motorshow Whose Idea Was It?  
         
         
         
  14-11-2017 Photo of Build 027 at Brighton Speed Trials Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  10-11-2017 Paul Windram comments on the Ford brochure photo Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Additions to the 4BRH page 4BRH On and Off the Track  
         
    Links to BGH Geartech, Pace Products and Specialised Engines Ltd Links  
         
    Scans of original IHI turbo brochure Other Ticknical Documents  
         
    Historic note about the "Tickford Capri Owners Register" Tickford Owners Club  
         
    Invitation to first Tickford factory meeting from Dave Wood Post Production Years  
         
    Correction to Dave Wood's title - Tickford Special Vehicles Manager Various Pages  
         
    Confirming the number of Tickford Capris really built What Went Wrong?  
         
    1984 Factory safety recall regarding wheel studs What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Mis-quoted build number total by Tickford management What Went Wrong?  
         
    Link to CR Turbos Links  
         
         
         
  30-10-2017 Additions to the 4BRH page 4BRH On and Off the Track  
         
    Beautiful photo of green Build 027 Post Production Years  
         
    Important note about flushing Aluminium radiators Cooling System Flushing  
         
    Photo of an IHI RHB6 turbo What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Photo of the immaculate standard engine bay of Build 012 What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Additional information about air intake hose Radiator Stones  
         
    2.8i Engine added to "For Sale" page For Sale / Wanted  
         
    Additional information about auxiliary drive belts Alternator Replacement  
         
    Photos of prototype FMJ624Y engine bay What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Observations on FMJ624Y engine bay configurations AFT Ignition  
         
    Information about thermostat housing and Otter switch What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
         
         
  29-10-2017 New gallery page of Tickford wedding cars Tickford Wedding Cars  
         
    New page about Build 031 at track events 4BRH On and Off the Track  
         
         
         
  28-10-2017 Photo of a Tickford Capri with a bike rack Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  21-10-2017 Another photo of Build 031 at Goodwood Post Production Years  
         
    Record of Build 027 attending the Brighton Speed Trials Post Production Years  
         
    Tickfords as wedding cars Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  20-10-2017 Build 013 in Australia added to "Missing" list Missing Tickford Capris  
         
         
         
  18-10-2017 Build 025 - variable thermostatic switch for cooling fan Different Strokes  
         
    More articles about VHK494S VHK494S  
         
    Scans of early Tickford Register magazines Tickford Owners Club  
         
    New page about Steve Saxty and his books Steve Saxty Publications  
         
         
         
  17-10-2017 Updates on the "Missing" page Missing Tickford Capris  
         
    Photo of Build 031 at Goodwood Post Production Years  
         
    Photo of D270WPE - Turbo Technics with Tickford bodykit Post Production Years  
         
    Photos from the July 2017 meeting Post Production Years  
         
    Photos from the 1996 meeting at Tickford HQ Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  16-10-2017 More mystery registration numbers on the "Missing" page Missing Tickford Capris  
         
    Photo of Build 018 being handed over to its first owner What Went Wrong?  
         
    Nice montages of the 1995 Tickford gathering at Bedworth Post Production Years  
         
    Bit more information about the six MHK-registered cars Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Swaymar Capri with possibly Tickford ancillaries Missing Tickford Capris  
         
         
         
  15-10-2017 The Cars and Car Conversions VHK494S articles VHK494S  
         
    Photo of FMJ625Y on the MIRA test track Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Photo of A411MHK - A416MHK outside Blakelands HQ Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Alternative clutch cable heat shield Clutch Cable Protection  
         
         
         
  14-10-2017 Updates to the Missing Tickford Capris page Missing Tickford Capris  
         
    Photo of Build 092 - the Flaxen Mist car sprayed black to sell What Went Wrong?  
         
    Profile drawing of Tickford Capri in March 1984 Ford Brochure Original Sales Brochures  
         
         
         
  13-10-2017 Update on the 1:18 scale model project 1:18 Scale Model Project  
         
    Build 057 added to gallery of non-AFT box users AFT Ignition  
         
    Update to the Tickford Accessories page Tickford Accessories  
         
    Another photo of Build 023's ruched leather interior Different Strokes  
         
    Photo of "Tickford" steering wheel centre cap What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Flaxen Mist Build 089 on front cover of CCI magazine What Went Wrong?  
         
    New page about TCD - Tickford Compulsive Disorder Tickford Compulsive Disorder  
         
    Previously unknown review of FMJ624Y from 1983 Road Tests and Reviews  
         
         
         
  12-10-2017 Photo of Build 009 at Wiscombe Hill Climb in 1985 Post Production Years  
         
    Photos of PCP820X that had a Tickford bodykit Post Production Years  
         
    Two further factory photos (one containing mystery Capris) Post Production Years  
         
    Updates to the Missing Tickford Capris page Missing Tickford Capris  
         
         
         
  11-10-2017 Updates to the Missing Tickford Capris page Missing Tickford Capris  
         
         
         
  10-10-2017 Stunning photo of Build 018 Post Production Years  
         
    Update on second-hand prices Post Production Years  
         
    Total confusion regarding B92DPU and Build 102 What Went Wrong?  
         
         
         
  09-10-2017 Photo of Build 048 with Garrett T3 turbo Different Strokes  
         
    Details of ALL the "missing" Tickford Capris now up-loaded Missing Tickford Capris  
         
         
         
  08-10-2017 Photos of bonnet vents on Build 100 Different Strokes  
         
    Photo of Build 097 factory wool headlining Different Strokes  
         
    New "Missing Tickford Capris" page Missing Tickford Capris  
         
    The "Post Production Years" page re-organised Post Production Years  
         
    Photos of 1995 and 1996 Tickford meetings added Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  06-10-2017 Photo of "missing" Build 016 that leads to proof that Tickford were What is a Tickford Capri?  
    concerned about overheating issues long after production started!    
         
    Further progress on the 1:18 model 1:18 Scale Model Project  
         
         
         
  05-10-2017 Build 071 accused of being the elusive Crimewatch getaway car! Post Production Years  
         
    Photo of Build 031 racing around Brands Hatch Post Production Years  
         
    Samco Hoses page moved to Brian and Adrian's Workshop Samco Replacement Hoses  
         
    Scans of AFT ignition angle / pressure / rpm graphs AFT Ignition  
         
    Photo of Build 025 engine bay Different Strokes  
         
    Note about A146XNY that had a Tickford engine Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  04-10-2017 Work on the 1:18 scale model has started 1:18 Scale Model Project  
         
         
         
  03-10-2017 Photo of Radtec radiator and intercooler on Build 097 Replacement Radiators  
         
    Part numbers for the recommended Gates and QH fan belts Alternator Replacement  
         
    Detailed photo of Build 082's leather seats Different Strokes  
         
    Part number for the correct auxiliary (power steering) belt Alternator Replacement  
         
    Photo of green Build 099 Red White or Black  
         
    Link to Mark Hubbard's Tickford Capri website Links  
         
         
         
  02-10-2017 Photo of Build 031 engine bay Different Strokes  
         
    Photo of Build 019 interior Different Strokes  
         
    Trial Google site search added to contents Main Page  
         
    Photos of D981FKV that has just been re-discovered What Went Wrong?  
         
         
         
  01-10-2017 Very important information about fuel hose standards Perished Fuel Hoses  
         
    Photos of prototype engine in Peter Theunissen's Alternative Tickford Peter Theunissen  
         
    Details of MicroDynamics systems fitted to Tickford Capris AFT Ignition  
         
         
         
  30-09-2017 Note about earthing problem with Tickford wiring loom Fusebox Problem  
         
    New "For Sale / Wanted" page For Sale / Wanted  
         
    Photo of Warwick Blue Build 073 Red White or Black  
         
    Stunning photo of Build 059 in Holland Different Strokes  
         
    More photos of Tickford interiors Different Strokes  
         
    Link to Tickover Links  
         
    Photos of dump valve and roller bearing suspension mount Different Strokes  
         
    New workshop page - alternator and fan belt replacement Alternator Replacement  
         
    Details of different electric mirrors fitted to Build 097 Mirror, Mirror......on the Door!  
         
         
         
  29-09-2017 Better photos of Build 040 Alcantara door cards and headlining Different Strokes  
         
    Build 040 removes gauze from air intake on front spoiler Radiator Stones  
         
    Gartrac Ltd - replacement front struts and Atlas axle servicing Broken Halfshafts  
         
    Link to Gartrac Ltd Links  
         
    Glencoe Ltd - replacement fuel pump Windscreens and Fuel Pumps  
         
    Link to Glencoe Ltd Links  
         
         
         
  25-09-2017 Photos of Build 031 interior and wheels Different Strokes  
         
    Photo of Build 097 crystal Halogen headlights Different Strokes  
         
    Photo of Build 082 interior Different Strokes  
         
    Details of Build 071 being discovered after 27 years! Post Production Years  
         
    Information about replacement 7th injector 7th Injector Replacement  
         
    Link to Mr Injector UK Links  
         
         
         
  23-09-2017 Recent photos of Hosiery Street Story of Build 002 - Part 6  
         
         
         
  22-09-2017 VHK494S now has its own page VHK494S  
         
    More information about Dave Cook Racing What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Peter Theunissen's Alternative Tickford now has its own page Peter Theunissen  
         
    More information about Peter's Capri / Micro Dynamics Peter Theunissen  
         
    Classic Ford Buyers Guide - March 2013 - Build 096 Road Tests and Reviews  
         
    Electric pack option installed on a later car after it was no longer available! Different Strokes  
         
         
         
  21-09-2017 More photos added to "Different Strokes" page Different Strokes  
         
    "Different Strokes" split into sub-pages Different Strokes  
         
         
         
  18-09-2017 More photos of owners' cars including some with bonnet vents Different Strokes  
         
    New workshop page about broken halfshafts and replacements Broken Halfshafts  
         
         
         
  17-09-2017 Gallery showing all the differences between owners' cars Different Strokes  
         
    1986 Tickford advert for "D" registration cars in Fast Ford magazine Road Tests and Reviews  
         
    Copy of Steve Saxty's article about John Miles and VHK494S Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Link to the Capri World group on Facebook Tickford Capris on Facebook  
         
         
         
  16-09-2017 Link to S M Classic Car Restorations Links  
         
    Link to Steve Capri on Facebook (S M Classic Car Restorations) Tickford Capris on Facebook  
         
    Tickford Owners Club Membership Application Form Tickford Owners Club  
         
         
         
  15-09-2017 Information about tuned exhaust manifold lengths What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Photo of the "Horrible Green" key fob of Build 027 Red White or Black  
         
    Photographic evidence of Tickford Capri abuse! Post Production Years  
         
    Link to Geoff Cochrane's website with a gallery of all build numbers Links  
         
    Latest blueprints for the 1:18 scale model project 1:18 Scale Model Project  
         
    Photo showing the profile of the Tickford bonnet What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Photo of Adrian receiving his award from John Haynes 2017  
         
    Further photos of KAT Capri Aerodynamics and Court Action  
         
    Further examples of different decals found on the cars No Such Thing  
         
    Note about Candy Apple / Nightfire Red in-fill panels Red White or Black  
         
    Photos of Build 059 from Holland Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  13-09-2017 Photos of Tickford windscreen stickers and tax disc holder Tickford Accessories  
         
    Update on Tickford Capri prices.....the 1:43 model version that is! Post Production Years  
         
    Photos of Build 001 and Build 013 Post Production Years  
         
    Another photo of VHK494S Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Photo of the Gordon Spice Racing Capri What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
         
         
  07-09-2017 John Miles' article about his engine development using VHK494S Whose Idea Was It?  
         
         
         
  06-09-2017 Photos and update on Haynes Rare Breeds Show 2017 2017  
         
    Update on un-converted cars sold by Tickford What Went Wrong?  
         
    The 1:18 scale model Tickford Capri Project 1:18 Scale Model Project  
         
         
         
  01-09-2017 Photos of Peter Theunissen's "Alternative Tickford Capri" Post Production Years  
         
         
         
  31-08-2017 MOT passed! 2017  
         
    Photograph of official Tickford mug Tickford Accessories  
         
         
         
  26-08-2017 Photo of wing covers in use Tickford Accessories  
         
    Manufacturer's original heat shield list Other Ticknical Documents  
         
    Heater Blower Motor Replacement instructions Heater Blower Motor Replacement  
         
         
         
  25-08-2017 Update on the "Tickford Capri" Facebook page Tickford Capris on Facebook  
         
    New page about the double-dip headlamp conversion Lighting the Way  
         
    Note about broken half-shafts What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Tickford and the RS 2800 Werksturbo Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Photograph of front spoiler Aerodynamics and Court Action  
         
         
         
  11-08-2017 New page about shortened gearlevers Given Short Shift!  
         
    MK3 Capri standard fuses and circuit diagrams Fuses  
         
         
         
  07-08-2017 New page about electric mirrors Mirror, Mirror......on the Door!  
         
    Photo of wool headlining option What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Photo of ZF differential What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Note about different spark plugs with large bore exhaust option What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Detail about centre consoles with / without Electric Pack option What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
         
         
  05-08-2017 Radtec radiators and intercoolers Replacement Radiators  
         
    Update to Clutch Cable Protection page Clutch Cable Protection  
         
    Photo of Tickford Capri model Post Production Years  
         
    New page - Tickford Capris on Facebook Tickford Capris on Facebook  
         
    New page - Electric Aerial Replacement Electric Aerial Replacement  
         
    New page - Accessories and Merchandising Items Tickford Accessories  
         
         
         
  04-08-2017 Update on recommended engine oils Which Engine Oil?  
         
    The Capri Club added to Links page Links  
         
    Oil Cooler Leak Oil Cooler Leak  
         
    Problems with Windscreens and Fuel Pumps Windscreens and Fuel Pumps  
         
         
         
  03-08-2017 Clarification on the silver paint colour used for Build 100 Red White or Black  
         
    Radiator Stones and Breathing Problems Radiator Stones  
         
    Links to Classic Ford Magazine and Vehicle Wiring Products Links  
         
    Update to wastegate linkage lubrication Wastegate Linkage Lubrication  
         
         
         
  02-08-2017 Advice about melting washer bottles! Melting Washer Bottles  
         
    Serious warning about perished fuel hoses Perished Fuel Hoses  
         
         
         
  01-08-2017 List of Tickford marques updated and thumbnail photos added Tickford Owners Club  
         
    Photo of Build 027 being handed over to its first owner What Went Wrong?  
         
    Clarification between early and late KAT Capri designs Aerodynamics and Court Action  
         
    Photos of my car's second owner Part 1 - Early History  
         
    Various updates to the AFT Ignition page AFT Ignition  
         
    Large update to Samco Silicone Replacement Hoses page Samco Replacement Hoses  
         
    Clutch cable heat protection recommendations Clutch Cable Protection  
         
         
         
  31-07-2017 Bit of humour added What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Handwritten Factory Bodykit Fitting Instructions Other Ticknical Documents  
         
    Hella Rear Wiper Delay Fitting Instructions Other Ticknical Documents  
         
    Details / photos of air filter box What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Videos of how a standard differential and LSD work What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    New Videos Page instead of following links to YouTube Videos  
         
    Bosch K-Jetronic Wiring Diagram Other Ticknical Documents  
         
    Update to Tickford Owners Club page Tickford Owners Club  
         
         
         
  30-07-2017 1982 / 1983 / 1984 Motorshow Photos Whose Idea Was It?  
         
    Later price list from Aston Martin Tickford Coachbuilding Original Sales Brochures  
         
    The Tickford Capri Penthouse Pet ADULTS ONLY!  
         
         
         
  29-07-2017 Update to Tickford Owners Club page Tickford Owners Club  
         
    Articles about Build 005 in Germany and ProTrim Road Tests and Reviews  
         
    Update on current second-hand values Post Production Years  
         
    Press statement about Simon Saunders and KAT Designs Aerodynamics and Court Action  
         
    Steve Saxty credited with Tickford rear axle drawing What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Note about shortened gearlevers What is a Tickford Capri?  
         
    Note about Cardinal Red / Rosso Red body colours Red White or Black  
         
    Detailed photo of flush-fitting Ford badge No Such Thing  
         
         
         
  28-07-2017 Missing link to the Brian Hollins Workshop restored Brian's Workshop  
         
         
         
  27-07-2017 Link to Tickford Owners Club on main page Introduction  
         
    Total re-vamp of Contents page and how pages are accessed    
         
    More 20th Anniversary photos 2017  
         
    New page about the Tickford Owners Club Tickford Owners Club  
         
         
         
  25-07-2017 Stunning drawing of the Tickford Capri The Engineering Cutaway  
         
    Tickford Owners Club 20th Anniversary photos 2017  
         
         
         
  24-07-2017 Photo of the Ford Granada Altair The Simon Saunders Gallery  

 

 

 

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