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by Smithy1961
Sat Jan 07, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken
Replies: 122
Views: 19310

Re: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken

Moving on to the finishing of the under bonnet clean up now .Should be able to start the engine soon.
by Smithy1961
Tue Nov 22, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken
Replies: 122
Views: 19310

Re: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken

How much did the unleaded conversion cost ?
by Smithy1961
Tue Nov 22, 2016 6:57 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken
Replies: 122
Views: 19310

Re: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken

Oh I see I thought I had a smaller engine.

So now I need to ID the engine . It has a casted in number of 950

So I know its a small bore but is it a 1098 ?[frame]Image[/frame]
by Smithy1961
Sun Nov 20, 2016 12:39 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken
Replies: 122
Views: 19310

Re: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken

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by Smithy1961
Sat Nov 19, 2016 4:37 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken
Replies: 122
Views: 19310

Re: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken

Well it would seem during this process that its blown a head gasket so the heads come off. The unusual thing learned here was what head it was. Wasn't a 850 head turned out to be a 997 cooper head 12G 202 casting [that's fine and stays] So took the time to paint it all correctly and make sure its al...
by Smithy1961
Fri Nov 11, 2016 10:27 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken
Replies: 122
Views: 19310

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by Smithy1961
Fri Nov 11, 2016 10:12 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: New Traveller Restoration Undertaken
Replies: 122
Views: 19310

New Traveller Restoration Undertaken

This 1961 traveller is a bit beat up but I think very restorable. Its now called Smithy as every car should have a name. It needs help everywhere ,lucky for Smithy his found a good home. Going to completely restore to good running order. Adding some photos of arrival Yes looking very sad but will be...