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by Johnd103
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Sorry for the delay in replying here work is still going on with the moggie it's close very close to completion alot of reassembly and searching for the last few parts I can't upload pics Doe some reason but I'll ty upload to photobucket and share
by Johnd103
Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Nice to have it out done a little bit of rewiring under the dash and to the speedo
by Johnd103
Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Nice to have it out done a little bit of rewiring under the dash and to the speedo
by Johnd103
Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

:D stupidy on the door front have it fixed now oh and here is a more recent photo of it
by Johnd103
Mon Jun 18, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Little update . starting to look more like a car now that its all one colour . having a slight issue with the top of the drivers door . there is a massive gap between the top of the door and the body . a little pic of it . if anyone has any ideas why the door won't fit let us know
by Johnd103
Wed Sep 27, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

As long as you keep a space for me at the club stand for the day I'll be there .. Can't wait for next years and will do my best to bring the morris
by Johnd103
Mon Sep 25, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Thanks David .. I think I met you at kilbroney last year with the ni club .. Was drooling over a panda car
by Johnd103
Mon Sep 25, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Hopefully the uplaod worked
by Johnd103
Mon Sep 25, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Small update sorry its taken so long a baby and work the moggie took a back seat I've hit a massive problem with the restoration long story short I lost the vin plates .. I have the number but I've no log book :( I'll try upload pics thre now of it in its current state
by Johnd103
Sat Mar 18, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Re: Moggie engine head scratcher

Thanks guys for the replys I figured out the problem there was a crack in the dashpot so I wasn't getting vaccum inside it .. it took ages to spot but I'm delighted to find it was something stupid
by Johnd103
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Re: Moggie engine head scratcher

And as I said it idles perfectly .. although a little fast but still running fine on 4 cylinders
by Johnd103
Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Re: Moggie engine head scratcher

Oil in dashpot and valves set to 15 thou today turned over the engine today with the rocker cover off and all valves seen to be bouncing up and down OK .. it's puffing white smoke out the carb and juddering to a stop of you rev it up .. there was one flame did pop out the carb but the rest is white ...
by Johnd103
Wed Mar 08, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Re: Moggie engine head scratcher

I thought it would run with the top off the float bowl .. I'll go out and have a gander again tomorrow the line from the tank is new and the pump is strong but I might have missed something .. I am after noticing though . I did the valve / tappet clearances and I set em all at what I thought was 15t...
by Johnd103
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Re: Moggie engine head scratcher

I've tried with 2 sets but one set .. the one I'm using are the original hard leads with the brass tops on them .. I didn't think it would be the leads if it runs perfect on tickover
by Johnd103
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Re: Moggie engine head scratcher

Yep I also tried running it off the float bowl with no joy either
by Johnd103
Wed Mar 08, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Re: Moggie engine head scratcher

Yep it moves up easily and goes back down with a clunk . I've tried running it with the top off the dashpot and without and it made no difference as well
by Johnd103
Wed Mar 08, 2017 2:59 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Moggie engine head scratcher
Replies: 20
Views: 2356

Moggie engine head scratcher

Hi all I've a 67 1000 mog engine starting to get on my t*** when the engine went in first it started no problems at all and ran well after her winter lie up I went to start it again and it's running strange .. it will start and run fine and idles OK but as soon as I touch the accelerator she goes to...
by Johnd103
Mon Feb 20, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Steves Morris Traveller 1970
Replies: 249
Views: 41438

Re: Steves Morris Traveller 1970

Easiest way is plenty of washing up liquid and a second pair of hands holding the screen there a pain in the DONT SWEAR OR YOU WILL BE BANNED to do sometimes .. but it's nice to be back at em
by Johnd103
Sun Feb 19, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New member with moggie
Replies: 114
Views: 26928

Re: New member with moggie

Taken out of storage yesterday and washed need to get back to it and finish off the paint
by Johnd103
Mon Sep 12, 2016 5:58 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Hair pulling engine problem
Replies: 7
Views: 1161

Re: Hair pulling engine problem

May have figured out part of the problem there went to check the tappet clearance again and I was in mm so .12 of a mm is very little so converted it and figured out its .30of a mm now it starts and will stay going on her own but won't idle properly it's like it's getting fuel then not then getting ...