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by mogbob
Tue Aug 11, 2009 7:31 pm
Forum: Restoration Projects
Topic: Rose Taupe Traveller Restoration- update 41
Replies: 255
Views: 78909

Top notch frabrication... keep the piccies coming please....thank you.

Bob
by mogbob
Sat Aug 08, 2009 2:33 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: " clip" attachment at bottom of inner wing.
Replies: 2
Views: 645

Thanks for the quick reply.
The metal springs are in "good health" which is more than be said for the rest of the metal in that area.
A lot of repair sections purchased / fabricated on Friday, cranking up the MIG for some serious action on Monday 8.00 a.m.Weather forecast looking good.

Bob
by mogbob
Sat Aug 08, 2009 12:13 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: " clip" attachment at bottom of inner wing.
Replies: 2
Views: 645

" clip" attachment at bottom of inner wing.

Could someone tell me please, as a newbie, what the funny clip affairs are ? What purpose/ function do they serve ?
Situated at the bottom of the inner wings ( outer wings removed ) by the hinge/ B post covers.

Many thanks
Bob
by mogbob
Sun Aug 02, 2009 5:31 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: LOCKING WHEEL NUTS
Replies: 8
Views: 964

Memory joggers.Glove box, parcel shelf, with car jack in the boot,taped to the spare wheel,taped to the back of a hub cap,taped to a wheel chock, on the wheel studs, if wheels not fitted, bottom of toolbox, socket set box, overall pockets, threaded on a piece of wire hung off the front suspension,Sh...
by mogbob
Tue Apr 14, 2009 11:22 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Poor idle...again
Replies: 13
Views: 1748

Lukey Your compression figures look good and you seem to have eliminated a head gasket failure as an explanation for the mayonnaise. It could be a combination of the recent cold weather and mainly short journeys where the engine doesn't get up to a good working temperature regularly.Clean up the may...
by mogbob
Sun Apr 12, 2009 4:52 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Spark Plugs
Replies: 20
Views: 2298

One maker is NGK ,the plug reference number is BP6ES
An internet search will bring up suppliers other than Halfords.Any local car spares place should be able to source them ( or an alternative ) for you.

Others may favour another make.

Bob
by mogbob
Sun Apr 12, 2009 3:47 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Battery not charging
Replies: 14
Views: 3436

A reading of 1 volt would appear to indicate a "field winding fault" in your dynamo according to :- http://freespace.virgin.net/tommy.sandham.dynamo.htm Instructions on how to confirm this is given on the website.If the case is proved...it's back to the supplier that sold you the dynamo for a replac...
by mogbob
Thu Apr 02, 2009 3:48 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: indicators
Replies: 6
Views: 1333

Lou
I'm with the previous posters.The symptons are a faulty flasher unit but try cleaning the contacts first.

Bob