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by taupe
Tue May 12, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Quarter light vent
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: Quarter light vent

Use some car inner tube or reuse the old one if you cant find a new replacement... use some waxoyle to lubricate whilst refitting NOT wash up liquid...

Taupe
by taupe
Tue May 12, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Cup-type battery connector - drill post?
Replies: 4
Views: 182

Re: Cup-type battery connector - drill post?

Yes but be careful and drill the same as the old battery hole......

Taupe
by taupe
Sat May 09, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Steering column felt bushes
Replies: 10
Views: 436

Re: Steering column felt bushes

Unless the play is excessive I would leave well alone... You can remove the top felt, work in some grease and tease the fibres out slightly and replace it 'inside out' by rolling it the other way after removing the wheel ...Should then be good for another 50,000 miles :D :D :wink: :wink: The new fel...
by taupe
Sun May 03, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Rear damper link mounting
Replies: 8
Views: 340

Re: Rear damper link mounting

I havent measured exact size but the original nut is 3/8" BSF so a shouldered bolt from ebay would be fine eg 1/2"x 3/8 x 3/4 head and just grind the head off and cut it to the correct length.... The old one can be cut out neatly with a tube hole saw with the centre drill removed.. https://www.ebay....
by taupe
Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Door cards
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: Door cards

Remove the door handle and pull and fit a new one?
by taupe
Mon Apr 06, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Dies, die nuts and reamers
Replies: 6
Views: 340

Re: Dies, die nuts and reamers

Hi Les

What thread is the large BSP one please as I need a 1 1/4" one?

thanks

Taupe
by taupe
Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Earth Terminal Tags
Replies: 10
Views: 356

Re: Earth Terminal Tags

Yes they are 'old Stock' and plated brass I think :D :D

Theres still a few packs if you are quick...

Taupe
by taupe
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Earth Terminal Tags
Replies: 10
Views: 356

Earth Terminal Tags

Hi

Very pleased .. I found a pack of original earth terminals for the travellers on ebay. :D :D :D
Earth terminal.jpg
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From memory theres one at the rear and one at the front.

Taupe
by taupe
Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Is it me?
Replies: 3
Views: 315

Re: Is it me?

Yes they are pressed in wrong ....I would send it back...

Taupe
by taupe
Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Do you know....?
Topic: Adderley Park Number details needed
Replies: 58
Views: 3176

Re: Adderley Park Number details needed

You can count me in for one

If it were me I would print ten copies first then print further sets based on firm orders..

We are all looking forward to this coming together as we have all contributed.. though you have done all the hard work!

Taupe
by taupe
Wed Feb 26, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Floor Panels
Replies: 4
Views: 268

Re: Floor Panels

None of the supplier diagrams show the Traveller inner sill reinforcing panel which fits inside the step sill...it is similar to the reinforcement fitted to the convertable .....the panel ref is CHS 261 see this.... http://www.morrisminor.dk/parts/minor/panels/panels_e.html Why not make you own floo...
by taupe
Fri Feb 07, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration
Replies: 275
Views: 85969

Re: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration

Page 9 now repaired!
by taupe
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Front wheel bearings - advice
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Re: Front wheel bearings - advice

Use the search facility on this site eg.......


viewtopic.php?f=4&t=37899&hilit=face+adjusted



This details face adjusted (finer tolerance ) bearings


Taupe
by taupe
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration
Replies: 275
Views: 85969

Re: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration

Hi Dryad

Yes still working on both the Rose Taupe and the Almond Green ones in-between other jobs! :D :D

Best Wishes

Taupe
by taupe
Sat Feb 01, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration
Replies: 275
Views: 85969

Re: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration

Page 7 and 8 now repaired!
by taupe
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration
Replies: 275
Views: 85969

Re: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration- update 41

Page 6 now done!
by taupe
Sun Jan 26, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pins in tyres
Replies: 20
Views: 800

Re: Pins in tyres

How terrible.. :o

I would suggest sticking a note in your window asking them to please stop and say that you use the car to take your elderly parents to the hospital.

If they have any remaining decency they will desist..... :evil: :evil:

Taupe
by taupe
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Seven leaf springs to refurbish
Replies: 7
Views: 618

Re: Seven leaf springs to refurbish

You could use these MG ones...

https://mossmotors.com/pad-set-spring-c ... ssoc=46930

Taupe
by taupe
Tue Dec 31, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Front wing/light thread type
Replies: 30
Views: 1193

Re: Front wing/light thread type

Those are either 2BA or 3/16 UNF cant remember which...

taupe