Tag Archives: hood

Mutter Mutter Mutter

It has been awhile since I had a good mutter, but then there isn’t too much to mutter about.  The whole covid pandemic has put more than a spanner in the works, it has added the hammer, pliers and toolbox … Continue reading

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Figureheads and Hood Ornaments

The one item that seems to have disappeared from motor vehicles is the Figurehead aka “Hood Ornament”. In South Africa a hood is a bonnet and a trunk is a boot. Sound confusing enough? The age of plastic has left … Continue reading

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