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by Sleeper
Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:49 pm
Forum: Useful Tips
Topic: In these uncertain times...
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: In these uncertain times...

" Without going to look at a lock assembly, what effect does removing the blocking pin have? What do you do once you have removed it? Perhaps you are referring to a four door, but mine had either never had the blocking pin, or it had already been removed or broken off :-? I've just checked the offic...
by Sleeper
Sun Feb 16, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Useful Tips
Topic: In these uncertain times...
Replies: 4
Views: 114

In these uncertain times...

In these uncertain times , when society seems to be going to the dogs , there is nothing I can do about the death-trap smart motorways , but , there is something one can do to protect ones self when passing through dubious areas , that is , locking the drivers door. Now you may say , " Morris Minors...
by Sleeper
Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Morris mono-construction manual
Replies: 13
Views: 443

Re: Morris mono-construction manual

Looks like they've duplicated the 5.3/32" dimension?

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: No key
Replies: 10
Views: 287

Re: No key

Newark Autojumble usually has a good selection , as does Tatton Classic car show..

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Morris mono-construction manual
Replies: 13
Views: 443

Re: Morris mono-construction manual

Gavin
Nice one...

Thanks

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Useful Tips
Topic: Damp
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Damp

If your Baby cold and damp, in a cold damp garage , in a cold damp climate ( Like Manchester.... or anywhere in the UK ? ) you could do a lot worse than get one ( or more ) of these and hang them up.. 2020_0213Damp0002.JPG I did , and after the first couple of days , they started working , and at on...
by Sleeper
Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: 1956 Indicator stalk with horn
Replies: 3
Views: 74

Re: 1956 Indicator stalk with horn

:lol: 139 Dollars in New Mexico....

Last picture , undo the two roundhead screws and have a look...

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Wed Feb 12, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: 1956 Indicator stalk with horn
Replies: 3
Views: 74

Re: 1956 Indicator stalk with horn

Mark
If you have a little skill , you can take it apart,clean/adjust the contacts and re-fit it..

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Tue Feb 11, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Morris mono-construction manual
Replies: 13
Views: 443

Re: Morris mono-construction manual

Gavin
Can you post it on here ??

Thanks
John
by Sleeper
Mon Feb 10, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: LED bulbs anyone?
Replies: 79
Views: 3312

Re: LED bulbs anyone?

Berni
They look very similar to mine...from the photo you can see they dismantle, bayonet style fitting , then the three pronged plate can be re-attached 180 degrees out...altering from left dip to right dip ( or so I believe.. ) .
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John ;-)
by Sleeper
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Front wing rubbing door edge
Replies: 9
Views: 1209

Re: Front wing rubbing door edge

darrenj wrote:
Mon Feb 10, 2020 8:32 am
If the shims work I will get some as my rear door rubs on the post at the bottom, means I wont have to keep touching up chipped paint,😃
Could be the top hinge pin...is the door dropping ?
Hope it's not rust at the bottom of the B pillar...

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Front wing rubbing door edge
Replies: 9
Views: 1209

Re: Front wing rubbing door edge

Was going to order some this morning, but will cut up some plate 2"x2" and insert them to give me some idea of how much shimming I need first...

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Mon Feb 10, 2020 6:45 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Front wing rubbing door edge
Replies: 9
Views: 1209

Re: Front wing rubbing door edge

Still watching this space......

Thinking of purchasing.

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Sun Feb 09, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Link to Pugh auction
Replies: 14
Views: 331

Re: Link to Pugh auction

BADGERS HILL FARM, HILL FURZE, EVESHAM, WORCESTERSHIRE, WR11 4SN

I know Corona Virus is contagious but is rust ??

Thank God it's 120 miles away....

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Sat Feb 08, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 'Smart' motorways
Replies: 18
Views: 735

Re: 'Smart' motorways

I'd still like to know the reasoning behind the four NO votes??

Please.

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Amber warning beacon
Replies: 20
Views: 398

Re: Amber warning beacon

If you want to join the club...
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John ;-)
by Sleeper
Fri Feb 07, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: LED bulbs anyone?
Replies: 79
Views: 3312

Re: LED bulbs anyone?

Berni
Aren't these adjustable for left/right hand drive?...ie the led body can be rotated , or at least has two positions it can go in relative to the three positioning tangs?

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Fri Feb 07, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Security
Replies: 8
Views: 229

Re: Security

... and no doubt the operator will explain how busy they are etc etc etc...

Maybe they could book an appointment for a PCSO to visit you , next week...

John ;-)
by Sleeper
Thu Feb 06, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Thread for hinge bolts?
Replies: 11
Views: 2099

Re: Thread for hinge bolts?

Just re-pinned one of my hinges , drifting out the old pin was not an easy job....even with plenty of oxy/heat , large vice and lump hammer.. Drifted the old pin out from the bottom ( splined at the top ) , drilled the hinge 21/64 , inserting the new pin was an easy job,just pressing in the last 1/4...
by Sleeper
Thu Feb 06, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Door Hinge Screws
Replies: 5
Views: 1344

Re: Door Hinge Screws

Mark " Wouldn't be happy with the plates being welded back in, they need to slide around in their retainers to allow door adjustment. " Thank you, was going to ask if drilling/tapping a small screw to hold them in place would be a good idea , looks like no , will get some headless bolts to hold them...