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by Sleeper
Sat Jun 15, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Speedo woes
Replies: 4
Views: 94

Re: Speedo woes

What was the original diff ratio , how accurate was the speedo before?

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Sat Jun 08, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Speedo retaining screws
Replies: 7
Views: 146

Re: Speedo retaining screws

If you're nearby I've a couple spare in the shed...

John :wink:
Denton,Manchester.
by Sleeper
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Stolen!
Topic: 625XKN Darlaston 1 June 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: 625XKN Darlaston 1 June 2019

The wife said I can't link to it but here is a clue , maybe you can link to it from this...

on Morris Minor Modified.


Sam Nickless shared a post.
3 June at 12:16

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: door hinges
Replies: 12
Views: 1039

Re: door hinges

repeat?
by Sleeper
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: door hinges
Replies: 12
Views: 1039

Re: door hinges

Time to re-pin my drivers door top hinge and I'd like to prepare one before changing it....but...in my shed I've found four hinges that might work numbers are B2F , B10 , NP10 , and a set of aluminium ones ( the back of the d/s top is marked NP10 ) but not sure about using aluminium? Can anyone shed...
by Sleeper
Tue Jun 04, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Stolen!
Topic: 625XKN Darlaston 1 June 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 194

Re: 625XKN Darlaston 1 June 2019

Not mine...just copied from Facebook..

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Stolen!
Topic: 625XKN Darlaston 1 June 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 194

625XKN Darlaston 1 June 2019

Copied from Fleabook... Karl Lewis 1 June at 12:06 I’ve had my beloved Morris minor stolen this morning from Darlaston, it’s a tatty green colour and the reg is 625XKN please share I want it back. It was towed around 11.30am from Slater Street. Two middle aged men, used this white van to tow my car,...
by Sleeper
Wed May 29, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Interior sun visors
Replies: 11
Views: 388

Re: Interior sun visors

Looks to me like someone fitted a much later sun visor,the original fitting holes are there..

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Tue May 28, 2019 9:18 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Smiths RV1 Tachometer.
Replies: 4
Views: 219

Re: Smiths RV1 Tachometer.

Yes,the missing piece makes a magnetic circuit and former for the input signal.

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Mon May 27, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Do you know....?
Topic: Radiator
Replies: 12
Views: 497

Re: Radiator

They are a bit flimsy,mine went that way when it over heated..

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Mon May 27, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Smiths RV1 Tachometer.
Replies: 4
Views: 219

Re: Smiths RV1 Tachometer.

There should be a bridge,plastic with metal inside around which you put one turn of the wire going to the coil , like a winding of a transformer..

John :wink:

Page 6 of this...

http://www.triumphclub.co.nz/wp-content ... Smiths.pdf
by Sleeper
Sun May 26, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: faded indicator lens
Replies: 8
Views: 300

Re: faded indicator lens

You can , or at least used to be able to buy , amber clear tint to re-"paint" the bulbs or lenses..

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Sat May 25, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Radial Tyres - Help
Replies: 30
Views: 2927

Re: Radial Tyres - Help

But I did... :wink:
Sleeper wrote:
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:00 am
green123 wrote:
Mon Oct 24, 2011 6:59 pm
i have 165x65 r14 tyres on my morris minor on standard rims they do fit and have no problems apart from the tyre dosent fit under the boot floor
Anyone?

Would 155R 14 80S , tyres on either van or saloon rims fit under the boot floor?

Thanks
John :wink:
by Sleeper
Sat May 25, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Radial Tyres - Help
Replies: 30
Views: 2927

Re: Radial Tyres - Help

Phil The link to ESMs tank has a different top profile,no way would you get a spare in there,my tank top has the same standard profile and will fit the standard rim shod with Michelin 145x14 but no way will a van rim shod with 155x14 80s fit in there... John :wink: P.S just found out it holds 8.5 Ga...
by Sleeper
Sat May 25, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Radial Tyres - Help
Replies: 30
Views: 2927

Re: Radial Tyres - Help

Phil
It's the standard size ( early ) top panel,the extra capacity is in the bottom panel , with a removable cross-brace ( front to back actually ) and only the saloon wheel/tyre will fit..
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John :wink:
by Sleeper
Fri May 24, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Radial Tyres - Help
Replies: 30
Views: 2927

Re: Radial Tyres - Help

Well Rob,no way will it go in my boot space,so have a bin-liner ready to wrap the wheel to go on the back seat...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Sun May 19, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: E-bay Scammers
Replies: 24
Views: 821

Re: E-bay Scammers

They also say , " do not bid but get in touch via email " , so guess what I do....bid :lol: and report the listing...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Wed May 15, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Scrap master cylinder wanted
Replies: 10
Views: 351

Re: Scrap master cylinder wanted

Echo.......

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Mon May 06, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2032
Views: 290894

Re: Spotted today.

Llandudno...no brass monkeys around on Sunday but these...
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John :wink:
by Sleeper
Mon May 06, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Spotted today.
Replies: 2032
Views: 290894

Re: Spotted today.

Llandudno...no brass monkeys around on Sunday but these...
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John