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by acrobinson
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Softer Ride
Replies: 16
Views: 667

Re: Softer Ride

I cant think why there is a need to mess with the suspension.Its a complete waste of time in my view for a road car even with a tuned 1275cc IMHO My Moggie was totally transformed by having the suspension professionally set up and it's always something I'm happy to pay for. Not by a random chap at ...
by acrobinson
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rolling Road
Replies: 14
Views: 743

Re: Rolling Road

Glad helped. Yes, best to get your engine well run in first as it takes a strong heart/stomach hearing your Moggie being revvved close to 5000rpm on a rolling road. Mine was popping and banging like a bitch at max revs and I must admit to feeling quite concerned but the tester was well happy! He set...
by acrobinson
Tue Jul 30, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rolling Road
Replies: 14
Views: 743

Re: Rolling Road

I took my Moggie (1275, HIF44, 123 dizzy, profiled cam, Maniflow etc) to JPR Tuning in Yate, just outside Bristol and was very pleased with John's set up. He very much old school so knows all about A series. Expect to pay £120 to £150 for a set up but more if you need dizzy/SU changes. He also has t...
by acrobinson
Sun Jul 28, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: get you home bodges
Replies: 68
Views: 7660

Re: get you home bodges

Moggie bodges over the past 20 years: a) Throttle cable snapped so refitted choke cable to pull throttle arm to get me home. Thankfully, engine was warm so no need for choke to start. b) Fuel pipe developed a leak but managed to patch up with chewing gum to get home. c) Sump developed an oil leak an...