South West Off-Roaders

Clubhouse => Show And Tell => Topic started by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 17:34:14

Title: My Lada
Post by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 17:34:14



Just got this one back on the road!!!!!

more pics of my old Niva here      http://ladaniva.fotopic.net



Need to find the old ones of the lift kit being fitted, and other 'muddy' pix!!

Will search then out sometime
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Jynx on August 19, 2008, 18:01:42
great piccie  8)
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 19:40:01
Cheers, it was my camera, but i was driving though.....

 :D
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 19:43:56
Is that at Trago or somewhere better?
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 19:48:58
Hope you don't mind me doing this but.....




It's me truck :o :o :o

You know Chris has sold his now (the white 90 for those who don't know) — seem to remember him saying something about being on the final stages of a disco
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 19:55:02
Just had a look at the date of the pic ó 27th Jan 2007 ó that would have been about 10 days after I got it :o :o :o
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 19:59:00
Actually, if i remember you had just picked it up....
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 20:02:36
A hardish landing if i remember rightly??

Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 20:07:01
I know I got it some time in Jan around the 17th can't remember exact date but I can check :0
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 20:08:22
And then I went for a swim with it ;D ;D ;D
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 20:17:06
a couple of yours





and what mine looked like at the end of the day

Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 20:29:13
a couple of yours







Will be missed that one..........

BRING ON THE MAROON ONE THOUGH!!!!!  :D :D
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 20:35:49
Right then,

More information on the Maroon one for those who don't know it.

1997 1.7i Lada Niva Hussar

HOODOO 2" lift kit
205/16 Colway C-Max Sport Tyres
Pro Comp ES9000s
Snorkel made from bits 'acquired' from work and B&Q
Alternator and ignition module moved to 'higher' positions using 'Hoodoo' Bracket.

Things to be done........
Re-make all under bonnet wiring connections..
Re-make snorkel
Seal ignition module
Possibly fit lifted springs
redesign bumpers
'possibly' remove towbar

And will probably add to this list as time goes by........
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Jynx on August 19, 2008, 21:00:08
hmmmm....pity arfur dont look like that any more  ;) ;D ;D
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 21:05:38
hmmmm....pity arfur dont look like that any more  ;) ;D ;D


He does if you just look quickly :)
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Jynx on August 19, 2008, 21:07:36
aye....very quickly  :P ;D
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: jiffyman on August 19, 2008, 21:16:34
Arfur???
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Juls~X on August 19, 2008, 21:32:56
yeah due to the fact he ended up with a 1250 engine in May - that is running on 2 cylinders as in arfur engine ;D ;D
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Vanner on August 20, 2008, 17:34:01
There was a Lada on the site near Shrewsbury at weekend, not seen one for ages
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: wobly on August 21, 2008, 08:56:27
that is one great pic   :D

and not a bad motor either ;)
Title: Re: My Lada
Post by: Johnag on August 23, 2008, 06:02:27
Lada's are soooooooo under estimated, they are just so strong it's unreal...