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by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 7:56 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tyres
Replies: 11
Views: 1950

thanks alex i will it only takes them a minute or two,and its piece of mind.
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Running a rebuilt engine
Replies: 10
Views: 1868

i drove mine with a bit of sympethy i did not thrash it but i varied my revs did not stay at the same spped too long and i did regular gear changes so the engine did not get put under strain,i think its ok oil pressure 60 on the motorway at 60 mph when warm just dont go mad with it.
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 7:42 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tyres
Replies: 11
Views: 1950

how do you do that i only have basic knowlege
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MPG'S
Replies: 10
Views: 1995

hi i have had about 45 out of mine,i have a engine thats only a year old and a new carb so thats bound to help.cruising at about 55mph i tend to use tesco super unleaded 99 oictaine
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 6:12 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Which halogens?
Replies: 18
Views: 4462

the wipacs are very good i have put blue bulbs in mine,the lght is very bright and they look dare isay it cool.
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 6:09 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: This is frustrating - but fun ..
Replies: 45
Views: 11053

can you fly the lear jet if you win it,i can fly single engine cessnas around the circuit solo,have not got my licence yet.i have a mate who flys 757s ane 767s for a large charter airline that have a silly smile on them, i am sure he will fly you around in the lear did you know that they were the fi...
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 6:01 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tyres
Replies: 11
Views: 1950

glad to here you got your mog back did they damage it?
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 5:59 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tyres
Replies: 11
Views: 1950

thanks overider dale.
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 5:58 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: starting my moggy
Replies: 40
Views: 9020

if you flood it push the choke in and put your foot right to the floor and start the car .as soon as it fires take your foot off the pedal and then feed in the power gently other wise you could dammage your engine.another little tip if this used to work with my mini and my austin agro awful car duri...
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: tyres
Replies: 11
Views: 1950

tyres

i have just baught some bridgestones for myrtle,i have noticed that the back wheels have not been ballanced.the new tyres are going on the back should i get them ballanced when i get the tyres ballanced common sence says i should
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 5:39 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Unusual Pets
Replies: 75
Views: 20647

i know this is not a pet but over the last two days i have had a badger come out of the hedge and run or should i say waddle across the lane in frount of me,they are big annimals i guess there are some advantages to driving to work at 4 in the morning. i always see foxes and the rabbits will insist ...
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 4:49 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Nothing personal
Replies: 11
Views: 3153

there were some horrendus cars on there i did not realise they put those bumpers on the etype i suppose that lead to the rubber bumper mgb.
by dalebrignall
Tue Sep 25, 2007 3:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: wheeltappers and shunters
Replies: 3
Views: 1308

thanks lou for the info it just baught back some childhood memories,you have got to think of something whilst you are delivering the post that people dont want. i grew up at an early age after my mother died,thats why i like older things ie ww2 aircraft and moggie minors etc. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by dalebrignall
Mon Sep 24, 2007 7:17 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: wheeltappers and shunters
Replies: 3
Views: 1308

wheeltappers and shunters

hi everyone dont ask me why, but when i was doing my posty round this morning i the wheel tappers and shunters club going through my mind. i seem to recall it being a tv program in the early 70 up north. with a man in a flat cap ringing a bell. i was only about 6 at the time can anyone tell me about...
by dalebrignall
Mon Sep 24, 2007 7:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Website Rally- My three pics attached
Replies: 117
Views: 29029

roger i will be comming straight from work in harpenden,so i recon i will be at twinwoods around lunchtime i will still be in my postmans uniform i hope you dont mind dale.
by dalebrignall
Mon Sep 24, 2007 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 2007 Roses run
Replies: 9
Views: 2292

have you got any dates for next year. i go to filey quite a lot and could do this whilst on holiday it sounds great fun thanks dale.
by dalebrignall
Mon Sep 24, 2007 3:22 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Empty float chamber
Replies: 4
Views: 985

i have got that on my traveller works well
by dalebrignall
Sun Sep 23, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Wave back please
Replies: 17
Views: 3797

i waved back at a man in a people carrier i was driving out of heathrow and this nice person tried changing lanes without using his mirrors how i missed him i dont know i waved back pointing to my eyes,this is a bit off topic i know.
by dalebrignall
Sun Sep 23, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: This is frustrating - but fun ..
Replies: 45
Views: 11053

good fun the furthest i got was 40 metres prefere flying the real thing tigermoths are great fun hard to fly well
by dalebrignall
Sun Sep 23, 2007 9:16 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Musicians and Car Parts
Replies: 72
Views: 17213

steelers wheel a band with gerry rafity as lead singer the song was called stuck in the middle with you at least this one is car related.