sorry i don't know how to do links yet, but one thing caught my eye; "Recall stamp showing Cambelt and Variator change at 29175miles."
any one throw any light on this ive asked for more details will post if they are forthcoming
just an update, got an email;
"Cambelt and Variator recall was completed on the 25/06/04 at 29,175miles by
Kawowski Motors, Southport, don't know any more details as this was before I
bought the car. Only had it a short time before it was pinched!!