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Cool Car: 1939 SS 100 Jaguar by Van den Plas

Written by on July 19, 2017 in Jaguar, SS with 0 Comments
Cool Car: 1939 SS 100 Jaguar by Van den Plas

One of the rarest and most valuable Jaguars in the world has just arrived here at British Sports Cars for repair and restoration work.

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Classic 1961 Mini Engine Repair & Upgrades

Written by on July 3, 2013 in MINI Cooper, Repair, Upgrades with 0 Comments
Classic 1961 Mini Engine Repair & Upgrades

When Randy Nonnenberg from bringatrailer.com needed help with his classic Mini, Cooper we were very pleased that he contacted us.

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Mini Cooper S Timing Chain Failures

Written by on November 7, 2012 in MINI Cooper, Repair, Shop Talk with 0 Comments
Mini Cooper S Timing Chain Failures

We are seeing more and more Mini Cooper S vehicles fitted with the N14 come through our doors with the complaint of rattling on start up.

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Mini Cooper S Turbo Failures

Written by on October 31, 2012 in MINI Cooper, Repair, Shop Talk with 3 Comments
Mini Cooper S Turbo Failures

Now that a great deal of Mini Cooper S vehicles with the N14 motor are coming out of warranty, we are seeing quite a few with turbo issues.

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Rare Treat: 1949 XK120 Jaguar Alloy

Written by on August 4, 2011 in Jaguar, Repair with 2 Comments
Rare Treat: 1949 XK120 Jaguar Alloy

This extraordinary car was towed to our shop so that we could get it in shape and back on the road after sitting in storage for many years with the ultimate goal of getting it ready for the Quail Lodge Concours.

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1954 Austin Healey 100/4 Back from the Dead

Written by on December 8, 2010 in Austin-Healey, Repair with 1 Comment
1954 Austin Healey 100/4 Back from the Dead

This is a 1954 Austin Healey 100/4 that we have known and serviced for many years. It was last in our shop over 15 years ago and then it seemed to just vanish. We figured the car likely had been sold and we would never see it again. Well, we got a big surprise several […]

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