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Preparing Your Classic For Winter

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch How To Prepare Your Classics For Winter Case Studies 21 Years Of Lotus Ownership Modern Fuel And Its Impact On Classic Engines 1970 Mk2 Mini Cooper “S” […]
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21 Years Of Lotus Ownership

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Lots Of Trouble. Usually Serious… When I bought a classic Lotus Élan, 21 years ago, I knew I was taking a chance, given their reputation for fragility, […]
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Modern Fuel And Its Impact On Classic Engines

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Modern Fuel & Its Impact On Classic Car Engines A couple of years ago I entered my garage, to be met by a strong smell of fuel. […]
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1970 Mk2 Mini Cooper “S” Project

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Mini Cooper S 1969 Project In 2014, after owning the Cooper for the last 30 years, I had decided that it needed a thorough restoration.  Having restored […]
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Dave Morris’s restoration of a 1959 Francis Barnett Falcon

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch 1959 Francis Barnett Falcon Dave Morris had restored a number of vehicles over the years, specifically a Mini Moke and an early 1960 Mini. However, he rather […]
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1963 Big Healey Project

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Big Healey Restoration Restoring a Big Healey is both costly and time consuming, particularly if you want more than just a show car. I started out with […]
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Land Rovers – Series And Defenders

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Land Rover Fasteners In one of the Land Rover magazines recently, there was an interesting article on the fasteners used. The author was propounding his views on […]
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Mini Mk 3 33 Year Restoration

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Mini MK Restoration It was never John Lund’s intention to take his Mini off the road, but with the arrival of his first company car and an […]
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Rolls Royce Meteor Tank Engine

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Rolls Royce Meteor Tank Engine We recently had a request for Whitworh socket head caps for a 1955 Rolls Royce meteor tank engine.  In fact it is […]
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Restoration Of Morris Light Reconnaissance Car Mk 2

High Quality Fasteners Leyton Classics is your one-stop shop for all classic nuts, bolts, washers and fasteners for your classic cars, motorcycles, trucks and tractors. Get In Touch Morris Light Reconnaissance Restoration Whilst we get some unusual requests for fasteners, particularly for restoration work, this is the first for a tank!  Our customer is restoring […]
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