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Author:  wannabeeahack [ Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:45 pm ]
Post subject:  Engine size limits...

If the regs state "minimum 2ltr" for engines and a 2ltr is actually 1968cc....reckon id get away with it?

Author:  heathcote [ Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:49 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Engine size limits...

wannabeeahack wrote:
If the regs state "minimum 2ltr" for engines and a 2ltr is actually 1968cc....reckon id get away with it?



Yes

Author:  jimbo [ Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:42 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Engine size limits...

So what would happen if you wanted to put on an electric car?

What size “engine” would that have to be.

Or tell them you want to save the planet.

Author:  wannabeeahack [ Mon Jul 01, 2019 5:57 pm ]
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jimbo wrote:
So what would happen if you wanted to put on an electric car?

What size “engine” would that have to be.

Or tell them you want to save the planet.


A council up in "Nige" land refused to plate a Tesla as it was 0cc

Author:  Sussex [ Mon Jul 01, 2019 9:50 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Engine size limits...

wannabeeahack wrote:
If the regs state "minimum 2ltr" for engines and a 2ltr is actually 1968cc....reckon id get away with it?

Yes.

But I'm amazed any council sets a minimum 2 litre requirement in 2019.

Author:  grandad [ Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:31 am ]
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Ours used to state 1250cc but they wouldn't plate a car that was 1248cc.

Author:  roythebus [ Tue Jul 02, 2019 9:35 am ]
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grandad wrote:
Ours used to state 1250cc but they wouldn't plate a car that was 1248cc.

Bore out the cylinders .025mm. :)

Author:  wannabeeahack [ Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:28 pm ]
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Sussex wrote:
wannabeeahack wrote:
If the regs state "minimum 2ltr" for engines and a 2ltr is actually 1968cc....reckon id get away with it?

Yes.

But I'm amazed any council sets a minimum 2 litre requirement in 2019.


This was for the "exec plate"

Author:  wannabeeahack [ Fri Jul 05, 2019 6:28 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Engine size limits...

roythebus wrote:
grandad wrote:
Ours used to state 1250cc but they wouldn't plate a car that was 1248cc.

Bore out the cylinders .025mm. :)


or just change the V5

Author:  jozefbloggz [ Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:45 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Engine size limits...

up here they got it changed to the power output of the vehicle as it was felt the capacity limits were out of date

Author:  Nidge2 [ Thu Aug 08, 2019 4:46 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Engine size limits...

wannabeeahack wrote:
jimbo wrote:
So what would happen if you wanted to put on an electric car?

What size “engine” would that have to be.

Or tell them you want to save the planet.


A council up in "Nige" land refused to plate a Tesla as it was 0cc



Ha ha that was epic...he went over the border and got plated there in a day. Mansfield Council were like rabbits in headlights that day.

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