Apologies due from all of us here at the Bond Bug spares Scheme if we've failed to respond to messages, emails etc since June 2017 this was mainly due to our property changing landlords which has presented us with ongoing problems, despite the new landlord stating that we can carry on exactly as we were under our former landlord, he has since changed his mind and wants to move in ASAP the original date being 2nd October, we said no to that as our tenancy runs until 2nd December, therefore we are currently in the unfortunate position of looking for a property to rent and a workshop with storage space. We are in the process of packing up our Reliant and Bond Bug stock ready for our move as and when it happens, please note that from the 2nd of December 2017 we may loose our current landline number 01424446078 and possibly internet access until we are all sorted out. However should you require any parts urgently between now and prior to the Christmas posting deadline we can be contacted on 07896473660 tx messages can also be left on this number. We are hoping to stay in the East Sussex area but you never know as circumstances may change further.
We thank you all for supporting the spares scheme in the past, and we are looking forward to a brighter New Year.
Best Regards Dave,Dawn and Azzy The Bond Bug Spares team
Is it possible to check that my membership to the spares scheme is intact? I joined about 3 or 4 years ago and paid my £20. But since that day I got no replies to any emails I sent enquiring about parts. I did sell my Bug project when I had to move house a but I did get a Reliant project some time later.
My address at time of joining would have been 171 Town Street, Leeds, LS10 4TA. David Brown.
Dave was away at the club rally for the back end of last week and the weekend. And with his sons did their best over and above to get my ailing Bug mobile again - alas to no avail - so please don't be too hard on him
tmallen: Just registered as I am looking to purchase a BB, I have one in particular that I am awaiting more information on. In the meantime, anyone got one for sale or know anyone who has, please send me details. Thanks
Apr 22, 2020 10:39:07 GMT
Kev: How easy is it to remove body from chassic?
Apr 23, 2020 18:37:51 GMT
ayrbugger: Kev, Open up forum and go to bond bug problems...there is a section re removal of body. You'll need three strong blokes or as I did a hoist and a support frame, and a strong beam in your garage to hang it all off.
Apr 26, 2020 9:57:10 GMT
bugged: Hi does anyone know what the original top seat belt hooks looked like or have a photo want to make or source one as close to original as I can. thanks guys
Apr 28, 2020 14:53:00 GMT
mothball: Where can I get a N/S rear brake back plate (3 holes)
May 1, 2020 8:32:54 GMT
V8 Bug: I owned bought a bug in 1972 and had 3 years of fun with it. Around that time I saw an article about a number of bugs that had been fitted with V8 engines for an Arab prince. I think this was done in Wales. Anyone know anything about these?
May 4, 2020 8:59:22 GMT
Rg: Brakes the same has mini
May 9, 2020 20:52:21 GMT
Old boy: Hi, can anyone explain the 2 earthing systems please. I,m ok with bolt to engine method but the C earthing Is a puzzle !
May 10, 2020 15:34:26 GMT
stan: I will be selling my Bug, I had it for about 4-5 years and getting a wee bit to old to crawl underneath.
May 10, 2020 15:41:48 GMT
Eartthing: Hello anybody, still no reply about cable earthing explanation. I would be happy with at least I don't know as I'm seeing tumble weeds on this forum.
May 16, 2020 15:49:33 GMT
Eartthing: please help !
May 16, 2020 15:49:55 GMT
karl: If you don't get a reply, post on the main forum
May 16, 2020 19:22:21 GMT
Stiffy: Your better of posting a question on the forum. One earth goes to the chassis from the battery negative. Then anther goes fro the wiring loom onto a bolt ontop of the gearbox cover. :-)
May 17, 2020 19:30:59 GMT
stan: Karl,Stiffy, thanks very much, I'm new to this site and I though that t I was on forum.
May 18, 2020 5:55:16 GMT
stan: I'm not sure if using this system right can any one advise pleas. Dope bugger
May 20, 2020 18:45:50 GMT
stan: did you get details .
May 23, 2020 9:44:42 GMT
alpine6969: Looking for bushes for rear trailing arms pushed the rubber bush out but looks lo
May 25, 2020 19:43:50 GMT
alpine6969: Looking for bushes for rear trailing arms pushed the rubber bushes out but looks like a metal sleeve in there, does this need to come out ? Not sure what the dimensions are looks like 24 mm with sleeve in and maybe 26 ish without
May 25, 2020 19:48:04 GMT