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by ian.mcdougall
Sat Aug 09, 2008 1:46 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: mm roadwheel
Replies: 12
Views: 3559

mm roadwheel

Hi everyone
I am looking for a roadwheel for a 1953 MM. I am in Ireland so would prefer an irish based wheel because of delivery costs but will consider elsewhere will pay cost of wheel and delivery
by ian.mcdougall
Fri Aug 08, 2008 9:51 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: tappet spanner
Replies: 7
Views: 3775

tappet spanners

hi everyone
can someone give me the measurement between the jaws of the tappet spanners in imperial and metric to see whether i can source spanners locally to do the clearances on my tappets and do you need a set of gaskets for manifolds and covers to do the job
by ian.mcdougall
Fri Jul 25, 2008 8:45 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: tappet spanner
Replies: 7
Views: 3775

tappet spanner

Does anyone know what size spanner for sidevalve tappet adjustment, in the workshop manual the top spanner has 1/4 stamped on it. Do you need slim ones as specified in the workshop manual, if so how slim.
by ian.mcdougall
Tue Jul 15, 2008 8:32 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Is it an MM or a Series 2
Replies: 12
Views: 4335

Is it an MM or a Series 2

Confusion reigns My 1953 Morris Registered on 12th Jan 1953 has a sidevalve engine the chassis plate is the type with chassis no. and engine no only. Did they make MM's and series 2 side by side,as it says on charts on potterries branch website that mm's were made till feb 53 series 2 started in aug...
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jun 30, 2008 7:26 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: air silencer bracket
Replies: 5
Views: 2551

air silencer bracket

Ref 53 two door side valve engine Can someone give me the dimensions of the air silencer bracket that goes to the engine, also some photos of same from front showing the angle it sits at,so that I can make one. I am looking for a drivers quarter light in chrome [as mine have been replaced in the pas...
by ian.mcdougall
Fri Jun 20, 2008 6:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: AIR: Around Ireland Rally
Replies: 156
Views: 45434

AIR Around Ireland Rally

Do you have an exact route from Galway to Donegal yet I live in Ballina Co. Mayo and may be able to meet up with you if when you are passing by. I cant join for yhe trip due to work commitments Just a picture of my 53 mm recently purchased regards Ian http://mmoc.org.uk/mbimage.php?src=1213984464_81...
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jun 16, 2008 9:09 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: petrol gauge
Replies: 8
Views: 2983

Petrol gauge

Hi Dave
Gauge arrived today fitted and working sending money tomorrow

thanks a lot Ian
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jun 09, 2008 6:14 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: petrol gauge
Replies: 8
Views: 2983

petrol gauge

Thanks DaveC

PM sent
Kind regards Ian
by ian.mcdougall
Sat Jun 07, 2008 8:12 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: petrol gauge
Replies: 8
Views: 2983

petrol gauge

I am looking for a petrol gauge for a 53 morris minor, on my one when you dismantle it there is a small insulated strip under the needle assembly across the terminals that i think could be a resistor which has fried does anyone know if you could use a modern resistor and what value it should be thanks
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jun 02, 2008 6:45 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Colour of 53 mm
Replies: 6
Views: 2618

Ah but would have to change colour as well also hoping maybe secondhand stuff
by ian.mcdougall
Mon Jun 02, 2008 5:33 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Colour of 53 mm
Replies: 6
Views: 2618

Colour of 53 mm

Hi I want your thoughts on my plan of action. I have just bought a green 53 mm and i want to find out is it OK to change colour of car and interior as i will probably do a restoration from ground up,or will i devalue the car for ever more.The front leather faced seats are in poor condition cracked a...