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by les
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Free!
Topic: Can’t give them away!
Replies: 10
Views: 1328

Re: Can’t give them away!

Pity you can’t collect, I’ll try to get a big box and put them all in, with some packing. Do you want all of the items?
by les
Sat Jan 09, 2021 7:18 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch replacement time...
Replies: 17
Views: 418

Re: Clutch replacement time...

Perhaps the clutch plate is not centred. Did you use an alignment shaft?
by les
Thu Jan 07, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Jacking points / axle stands
Replies: 14
Views: 430

Re: Jacking points / axle stands

A humour bypass is a terrible affliction :D
by les
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: knocking on start up
Replies: 10
Views: 304

Re: knocking on start up

This is a similar issue, may help you.
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by les
Wed Jan 06, 2021 3:31 pm
Forum: Problems with the Messageboard
Topic: Server Errors?
Replies: 25
Views: 1115

Re: Server Errors?

I should think this club could afford the best money can buy, the popularity of the forum is justification in itself.
by les
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clutch replacement time...
Replies: 17
Views: 418

Re: Clutch replacement time...

Wow that’s quick, I could only dream of doing it in that time !
by les
Fri Jan 01, 2021 9:52 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Sorry to disappoint!
Replies: 4
Views: 210

Re: Sorry to disappoint!

In that case you might enjoy the ukulele orchestra of Great Britain, on U tube. They’re good.
by les
Fri Jan 01, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Sorry to disappoint!
Replies: 4
Views: 210

Sorry to disappoint!

I’ve had to cancel my New Years Day recital ! :D
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by les
Fri Jan 01, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mr Crabtree
Replies: 19
Views: 1028

Re: Mr Crabtree

Another relic——
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Wonder if we’ll hear from Mr Crabtree again, looks like he still has his van.
by les
Thu Dec 31, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Disconnected wiring
Replies: 19
Views: 535

Re: Disconnected wiring

I think it would be an impossible task, to identify without being there, considering the amount of wiring circulating around and there seems to be a lot of gadgets there too. I’d be inclined to disconnect all the ‘extras’ and with the help of the wiring diagram start fresh under the bonnet. If you h...
by les
Tue Dec 29, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: steering rack set up
Replies: 14
Views: 433

Re: steering rack set up

I guess someone would have picked up on it by now, if I was right but I had the notion that there was a small hole in the outer housing and one in the rack, that when lined up, using a pin, gave you the correct position. Maybe I’m thinking of another application.
by les
Sun Dec 27, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Low Oil pressure - just confirming my worst fears !
Replies: 8
Views: 295

Re: Low Oil pressure - just confirming my worst fears !

Unless it’s something silly, it’s not what you’d expect from a rebuilt engine that’s done 1500 miles. Play safe and do as Phil suggests.
by les
Wed Dec 23, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 25
Views: 527

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all, thanks for making this forum so helpful. :D
by les
Sat Dec 19, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Highway Yellow Convertible?
Replies: 3
Views: 236

Re: Highway Yellow Convertible?

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by les
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:29 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Ignition
Replies: 28
Views: 736

Re: Ignition

I would agree the associated connections should be cleaned , the fact that it eventually starts suggests the circuit is ok but if cleaning doesn’t work, a faulty component is likely. Good luck with it.
by les
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old but New
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Re: Old but New

The more you have, the clearer it will become Steve !
by les
Fri Dec 18, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old but New
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Old but New

Just come across this, look how modern it still looks, the design was very futuristic.

——- and look who copied it !
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by les
Fri Dec 18, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fuel pump
Replies: 10
Views: 303

Re: Fuel pump

Hope it’s ok now. You are right, the throw over can seem to feel a bit hit and miss, and if so can lead to the need to vary the diaphragm position once or twice.
by les
Fri Dec 18, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Voltage regulator/electrical mystery
Replies: 9
Views: 332

Re: Voltage regulator/electrical mystery

Don’t be reluctant to name him, if he doesn’t think, he won’t be hurt ! :D
by les
Thu Dec 17, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Voltage regulator/electrical mystery
Replies: 9
Views: 332

Re: Voltage regulator/electrical mystery

viewtopic.php?f=11&t=39514
Don’t get too bogged down with science. Just check your system with the diagram in the link.