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by stevey
Tue Jan 09, 2007 1:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: arrghh despair!!
Replies: 3
Views: 2016

better to find out now than later on when something goes wrong. just part of the adventure of minor owning isnt it?
by stevey
Tue Jan 09, 2007 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: spares found,
Replies: 8
Views: 2970

full set of gaskets and water pump
by stevey
Tue Jan 09, 2007 1:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Naming the Minor......
Replies: 53
Views: 13785

dont fancy giving mine a name, though its been refered to as the Arkansas Chuggabug out of the cartoon wacky races
Worn top end you see.
by stevey
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:44 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Deluxe?
Replies: 30
Views: 11312

only fitted on two door export models i think not really sure, as well as standard on travellers
by stevey
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old morris minors in woods
Replies: 25
Views: 7727

i ll back up series 2 minor door tops more angular
by stevey
Mon Jan 08, 2007 1:37 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Before and After
Replies: 9
Views: 2934

Great job mate, hope I can get mine half as good
ha ha ha, do you not mean a quater as good?
by stevey
Tue Dec 19, 2006 12:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Every one meet Isabelle!
Replies: 38
Views: 9592

nice motor, very solid looking good stuff. you guys have to start leaving some for the rest of us, but I know either your wallet or the space will give out before you lose interest :wink:
by stevey
Tue Dec 19, 2006 11:44 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Are Lockheed cylinders better than pattern?
Replies: 13
Views: 3742

yeah the only difference is you cant reuse them with new seals. Mine are pattern at the front OK after 3 years. The pattern master cylinder is a bit bigger than the genuine part (orignal not avalable) but it works OK.
by stevey
Fri Dec 15, 2006 10:49 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: How do you fit weather strips inside the doors?
Replies: 3
Views: 1942

yeah there handy enough, the backs on a 4 door are harder. the stop at the back needs out to let the window down far enough. ill have to get round to the backs on mine sometime.
by stevey
Tue Dec 12, 2006 12:16 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Strange brake problem....
Replies: 11
Views: 3307

yep sounds like sticky or seized cylinders
by stevey
Tue Dec 12, 2006 9:15 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Wing sealer
Replies: 5
Views: 1863

ince the rear piping is not a definite sealer, I might be tempted to add some dumdum to it, I think it would seal better, has anyone tried this? The new car my brother has (well older) doesnt have wing piping at all at the back just sealant, but its hard setting. Does a good job but doesnt look the...
by stevey
Tue Dec 05, 2006 1:37 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: B.S. no's
Replies: 5
Views: 1562

oh i, no the window marks have wee shamrocks in it, (and the engines have a musical quality.) :wink: the colours they made are werid really dark browns and different shades (NOT ALL GREEN)
by stevey
Tue Dec 05, 2006 10:29 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: B.S. no's
Replies: 5
Views: 1562

Be careful here if your on about colours, if the car was built in Dublin the colour schemes will be different than those from England, so colour codes wont be the same. Look under the bonnet on the bulkhead, if there is a plate saying made in Dublin, or there are shamrocks on the windows, or the bac...
by stevey
Mon Dec 04, 2006 9:45 am
Forum: Do you know....?
Topic: chassis Number
Replies: 14
Views: 7182

the number MAW5 is teh chassis number and not stamped anywhere else the body number is different stapped as said before. IT should be MAW5 not s. I had problems with this when we bought a car form England, had to export it to here, even though we're in the UK its cause the log books nover here go to...
by stevey
Tue Nov 28, 2006 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: National Rally 2007
Replies: 107
Views: 26926

as for miles 2007 will be 147 miles from the boat, 2008 will be 137 miles from the boat. No problem
by stevey
Tue Nov 28, 2006 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: National Rally 2007
Replies: 107
Views: 26926

yes go its good crack!!
by stevey
Mon Nov 27, 2006 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: National Rally 2007
Replies: 107
Views: 26926

fantastic finally the minor can go to all the nationals instead of showing up in a modern car. GOOD IDEA TO HOLD IN CENTRAL ENGLAND!!!!!!!! Could the NI branch in (with any luck)
by stevey
Fri Nov 24, 2006 11:36 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Really bad rattle!
Replies: 16
Views: 2929

doesnt sound like a propshaft, sounds more like a box trouble, but see the expert and tell them about it.
by stevey
Thu Nov 23, 2006 11:21 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Really bad rattle!
Replies: 16
Views: 2929

Make sure it's not a wheel about to drop off - take the hub caps off and check all the nuts urgently
yeh forgot about that sometimes the simplest explaination is the right one. should here a clunk AT REGUAL INTERVALS AND WILL SPEED UP WHEN YOU GO QUICKER.
by stevey
Thu Nov 23, 2006 9:20 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: paint colour code?
Replies: 7
Views: 2809

the web site given has missed out the chaneg in trafalgar blue again.
on halfords now can mix the paint from all BLMC vehicles.