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by LRV745
Sat May 23, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: 4 x 14" x 4.5 wheels.
Replies: 2
Views: 354

Re: 4 x 14" x 4.5 wheels.

Sorry wheels now sold.
by LRV745
Fri May 22, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: 4 x 14" x 4.5 wheels.
Replies: 2
Views: 354

4 x 14" x 4.5 wheels.

I have 4 x 165 x 70R x 14 wheels with good tyres I think they are 4.5 J type van/pickup wheels in
old english white. £150. Phone 07939.264653.
Collection near Winchester, Hampshire
by LRV745
Sat Feb 29, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Morris minor interior
Replies: 5
Views: 1558

Re: 1954 Morris minor rear seat cover

Have you got a rear seat cover in maroon for a 1954 four door saloon.
Photo and price please.
Regards
Nigel.
by LRV745
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1966 Traveller
Replies: 13
Views: 1132

Re: 1966 Traveller

OK, well please post your results on here when you get the car back, as a lot of people will be interested to know the outcome. Nothing worse than a story with no ending .... :wink: Some topics around here are like reading a book and as you get to the end, some blighter has ripped out the last 2 pa...
by LRV745
Sat Oct 06, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1966 Traveller
Replies: 13
Views: 1132

Re: 1966 Traveller

OK, well please post your results on here when you get the car back, as a lot of people will be interested to know the outcome. Nothing worse than a story with no ending .... :wink: Some topics around here are like reading a book and as you get to the end, some blighter has ripped out the last 2 pa...
by LRV745
Sat Oct 06, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1966 Traveller
Replies: 13
Views: 1132

Re: 1966 Traveller

OK, well please post your results on here when you get the car back, as a lot of people will be interested to know the outcome. Nothing worse than a story with no ending .... :wink: Some topics around here are like reading a book and as you get to the end, some blighter has ripped out the last 2 pa...
by LRV745
Fri Oct 05, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1966 Traveller
Replies: 13
Views: 1132

Re: 1966 Traveller

Yes, back in the late 80s I had a Datsun Bluebird that I had to change the head on because of milky water in the Rad. Basically, the original heads had a fault where after a few years, the head became porous between the oil/water channels. The new head had different size waterways. Oil pressure sho...
by LRV745
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1966 Traveller
Replies: 13
Views: 1132

Re: 1966 Traveller

I've moved this from "Cars for sale" to "Mechanical" as I'm guessing that you aren't trying to sell at present? Does the rumbling sound mechanical as in main bearings, or is it water boiling? If the stat was full of gunge then the other water channels are probably blocked. You need to thoroughly fl...
by LRV745
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1966 Traveller
Replies: 13
Views: 1132

1966 Traveller

Hello All, Can anyone help me, I have a 1966 Traveller with a 1098cc engine of which when warm blows out 1.50 litres of water, and there is a rumbling sound. When I bought the car it was not used for 5 years, the thermostat and housing was all full of solid corrosion, of which I have renewed, also n...
by LRV745
Fri Aug 01, 2014 1:23 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: A problem with my pickup.
Replies: 6
Views: 1151

Re: A problem with my pickup.

No I said if I fit a reconditioned petrol pump or a good S/H one they don't stop pumping, but if I put the original one back on it works as normal, until I go for any distance and park up for about 20/30 minutes, then the pump don't work, it will start if I pull the choke out, it misfires for a whil...
by LRV745
Thu Jul 31, 2014 6:30 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: A problem with my pickup.
Replies: 6
Views: 1151

Re: A problem with my pickup.

Thanks for your reply, I have had the petrol tank out, there was some rust in it, I cleaned it out and put the air line through the tank outlet and blew it through, and also the pipe through to the pump end with it disconected. I will try the cap but I have replaced it with a locking cap. I will try...
by LRV745
Wed Jul 30, 2014 4:20 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: A problem with my pickup.
Replies: 6
Views: 1151

A problem with my pickup.

Hello All. I am at my wits end trying to find the problem with my 1961 pickup. The problem is that the pickup has a 1098cc engine I think?. and I can drive it any distance, but if I park up for about 20 minutes the petrol pump don't work, if I pull the choke out it starts an runs but is missing for ...