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by dalebrignall
Thu Sep 14, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Electronic Ignition
Replies: 8
Views: 1094

Re: Electronic Ignition

ive got the accuspark system it works well for me
by dalebrignall
Thu Aug 31, 2017 6:08 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: oil warning light intermitant when driving
Replies: 19
Views: 2230

Re: oil warning light intermitant when driving

if you have 50 psi on the oil while driving you should be ok i think the book says it can go as low as 8psi on tickover when warm try putting some stp ,or whynns oil charge if your worried might help a little .
by dalebrignall
Wed Aug 23, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: snail cam mask
Replies: 1
Views: 458

snail cam mask

has anyone had this problem , i adjusted the shoes up after letting them bed in , one of them did not feel right when i tightened it up . i was tired and thaught ah well it will be ok , it wasnt went a mile down the road and a lovley noise was comming from one of the front wheels . it carnt have bee...
by dalebrignall
Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What was your first car?
Replies: 83
Views: 9994

Re: What was your first car?

jrx823l mini uvb111m allegro ,e406egs vw caddy pick up , f111pgs r5 gt turbo :D , then i had a l reg pug 306 , carnt remember the number , then a r reg 106 xs , again carnt remember the number , then t755 aro rover 200 , then the current car ive had for 15 years r61lgf saab 900xs 140000 still going ...
by dalebrignall
Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: What Would You like from a Branch Rally.?
Replies: 7
Views: 1733

Re: What Would You like from a Branch Rally.?

i would like to second the post about the silverstone classic , all the other clubs go , we are the biggest club and we dont go . ive got to be frank the national rally for me was not good , the cars were in different fields , no mainstay traders selling parts on the sunday , the scarcrow theam was ...
by dalebrignall
Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What was your first car?
Replies: 83
Views: 9994

Re: What was your first car?

mini 1000 1973 jrx823l in old english white , fantastic car did over 40000 in it in 2 years it leaked oil like no tomorrow but did not burn oil i loved it then got given an allegro which i hated and it was a total piece of rubbish spent more time in the garage than on the road .
by dalebrignall
Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Rear brake cylinders
Replies: 4
Views: 664

Re: Rear brake cylinders

i would also say dont compromise on safety get the best brakes you can afford , this is just personal opinion
by dalebrignall
Sat Aug 05, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Right distributor
Replies: 12
Views: 1232

Re: Right distributor

to be honest ive had both carnt see what the advantages are with the 45d car still runs well
by dalebrignall
Sat Aug 05, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Right distributor
Replies: 12
Views: 1232

Re: Right distributor

25 d is correct for your car , ive got this and gone electronic once its set thats it no more fiddling .
by dalebrignall
Fri Aug 04, 2017 3:20 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Rear brake cylinders
Replies: 4
Views: 664

Re: Rear brake cylinders

i would of thaught nos would be better quality
by dalebrignall
Wed Aug 02, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 'It's never the coil'
Replies: 5
Views: 783

Re: 'It's never the coil'

i allways carry a known spare , that way you wont need it
by dalebrignall
Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Getting grease into new top trunnions
Replies: 6
Views: 1175

Re: Getting grease into new top trunnions

you could try jacking up the car and have an assistant turn the steering wheel while you pump in the grease i had this problem on my tractor it worked a treat
by dalebrignall
Sat Jul 29, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Uses for old engine oil?
Replies: 12
Views: 1965

Re: Uses for old engine oil?

use it on my post and rail fence rails
by dalebrignall
Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Exhaust condensate
Replies: 7
Views: 1044

Re: Exhaust condensate

if your not loosing coolant then a nice good run will burn the water off
by dalebrignall
Mon Jul 03, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: parts quality
Replies: 4
Views: 753

parts quality

i had a new set of wheelbearings fitted last year ,they have done 7000 miles and are now toast .when they arrived through the post i opened up the box and noticed they were from china . i was perswaded from the supplier that they used thease on the cars they service without any problems . so i thaug...
by dalebrignall
Tue Jun 27, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Oil pressure check
Replies: 19
Views: 2460

Re: Oil pressure check

thats pretty much perfect
by dalebrignall
Mon Jun 26, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: MMOC National Rally 2017
Replies: 82
Views: 21789

Re: MMOC National Rally 2017

the m25 was a good carpark on sunday night took me more than 3 hours to do 75 miles
by dalebrignall
Wed Jun 21, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Sleeping in the hot weather
Replies: 12
Views: 1843

Re: Sleeping in the hot weather

its horrid , working and trying to sleep in this heat
by dalebrignall
Sat Jun 17, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Anti Roll Bar Questions
Replies: 14
Views: 2576

Re: Anti Roll Bar Questions

best upgrade you can do to a moggy for little money
by dalebrignall
Thu Jun 08, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Head gasket issue?
Replies: 25
Views: 4136

Re: Head gasket issue?

definatly go to a series spares the qualiaty of the parts in the engines from other firms is not good , ie head gaskets etc