When contacting any of these places, please mention that you got their details from this website.

Please note this page is very old so many of the numbers may be out-of-date.  But it gives you a start.


AFL Motor spares, (Leyland )                    01772 431141    Motor accessory shop (open Sundays)
New city Motor Factors, (Bamber Bridge)   01772 322571    Motor Factors, ideal for suspension, brake bits
Newford Parts (Brinscall) 01254 830343    They buy up, then sell on, all the non-current Ford stock.
Wheels. (Small accessory shop, top of Chorley) 01257 277731    Cheapest yet for cylinder head bolts. (£8/set. 20/05/02) order them first.
S&J Motors, Whittle-le-Woods. 01257 262881 Chrome bits, hinges, lights etc.
JDO Instrument engineer 01535 662701 (01535 606300 Fax) can recalibrate your speedo or repair any instrument. will do mail order.
Nuts Engineering Supplies ltd 01257 264040 Website:  Fasteners etc. will do mail order.

Good friendly people to deal with, & cheap! (My recommendation)

Tifosl  01769 581454 For those plastic nut covers for passing SVA  (Recommended by everyone!)
Rally Design 01795 531871 See the web site @
Wunoff exhausts (Bradford) 01274 619070 Excellent quality repackable S/S silencers & Exhaust. Discount for RHOCaR members. (ask for Bob) (My recommendation)
Danmar Performance exhausts 07752 289058 Silencers / pipes made to order, lifetime G'tee, located near to Jnt 26,  M6. (see build tips)
Mini-Technique (Pilling, Preston) 01253 790189 Specialist in spares & repairs for early type mini's (ie. wiper motors etc.) Web site;
Recon Services, 01744 750008 Very friendly & helpfull carb spares stockist,setting, repairs etc.Based in Haydock, St Helens, Talk to John.
Lowtension. (VDO gauges etc) Use the web site   everything you need to fit a mulitude of VDO gauges, senders etc. etc.
Steadfast Engineering Supplies ltd (Hartford Cheshire) 01606 884345 (01606 884321 Fax) E-mail; Supplier of all sorts of fasteners (nuts & bolts etc) tools & power tools. Variable discount available ,oncertain items. Can do mail order & credit cards. (recommended by member).
Atlas Salvage. (Breakers) 01744 612712 Car breakers, based in St Helens,"clean" yard, on concrete, and prices are cheap. (I've delt with them twice & been more than happy )
A frame engineering, Barrowford Lancashire 01282 690184 For bell housings to convert from Vauxhall to ford type 9 g/box.

For bell housing to convert ford duratec to type 9 g/box.

For inlet manifolds for twin Webers to Vauxhall engine.

In fact, check them out for all the popular conversion bits for all sorts of engines etc.