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by Sleeper
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fuel sender unit
Replies: 3
Views: 65

Re: fuel sender unit

by Sleeper
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fuel sender unit
Replies: 3
Views: 65

Re: fuel sender unit

FT5300/73 , approx 10 Ohms empty , approx 85 Ohms full , as measured on my spare..

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Morris-Minor ... XQAF5RgZzO

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Auxillary position on ignition sw
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Re: Auxillary position on ignition sw

Phil
I have fitted one , but mine is a '58 and I believe the switch mountings are different , but your theory is correct , one can have the radio etc on without burningout the ignition coil etc..etc..

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Lots of posts
Replies: 7
Views: 149

Re: Lots of posts

les wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 8:35 pm
Great that we can agree to disagree !!!! :wink:
Does that mean that you like it ?

John :-?
by Sleeper
Sat Nov 16, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's on your floor?
Replies: 8
Views: 316

Re: What's on your floor?

I have carpet tiles around the outside and cushion floor under the car , no more lying on a cold floor under the car , and any drips can be easily wiped away ( learned this with the Lotus )..

John
by Sleeper
Sat Nov 02, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: how's your legs??
Replies: 31
Views: 6320

Re: how's your legs??

..and don't forget ..

"Glycol-ether (DOT 3, 4, and 5.1) brake fluids are hygroscopic (water absorbing), which means they absorb moisture from the atmosphere under normal humidity levels."

so any spilled out from the master cylinder...where's it going to settle...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Wed Oct 30, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Useful Tips
Topic: Front window fitting
Replies: 1
Views: 259

Re: Front window fitting

10/10

Good man...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Useful Tips
Topic: Wiper Motor rubber mount mod
Replies: 2
Views: 110

Re: Wiper Motor rubber mount mod

A sharp knife on the original grommets will produce the same effect....

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Starter motor
Replies: 2
Views: 145

Re: Starter motor

If you have a voltmeter and an ammeter....

https://www.inchcalculator.com/watts-to ... alculator/

works out around 140 Amps at 12 Volts...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: how's your legs??
Replies: 31
Views: 6320

Re: how's your legs??

Been looking through the Forum for the cause of chassis legs rusting from the inside and can't find a mention....so... Recently , have been having to top up the radiator after a decent run , and it's only yesterday that I noticed the soggy carpets... Taking the carpets out to dry them found the unde...
by Sleeper
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: Heat shield
Replies: 10
Views: 1127

Re: Heat shield

My friend Alf was a sheet metal worker in Whalley Bridge and spent a lot of his working life making/fitting ducting at what was then Ferodo in Chapel-en-le-Frith , he spent his last days with us...it was not a period I'd like to go through again..

John :(
by Sleeper
Sat Oct 26, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clicking/knocking noise
Replies: 15
Views: 568

Re: Clicking/knocking noise

I think they do go louder with less fuel in them , when did you last fill up ?
Failing that,test the flow as above...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longevity of front tie bars
Replies: 29
Views: 1028

Re: Longevity of front tie bars

Is there any part of your car that could be considered " slightly grubby " ?

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Fri Oct 25, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Clicking/knocking noise
Replies: 15
Views: 568

Re: Clicking/knocking noise

Petrol pump ?

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Thu Oct 24, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gan Canny pet
Replies: 21
Views: 561

Re: Gan Canny pet

...off to Specsavers...

John :cry:
by Sleeper
Thu Oct 24, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gan Canny pet
Replies: 21
Views: 561

Re: Gan Canny pet

" Try...…...... CKN 250F or CXN 250F. "

No and no...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gan Canny pet
Replies: 21
Views: 561

Re: Gan Canny pet

Looks to me more like KXN258F ?, not on the Govs database...

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Morris 1000 1966 1098 Carb ,manifold and exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 306

Re: Morris 1000 1966 1098

150 miles , 3 1/2 hours round trip...

How much would the exhaust system ?

Thanks
John :wink:
by Sleeper
Mon Oct 21, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Morris 1000 1966 1098 Carb ,manifold and exhaust
Replies: 4
Views: 306

Re: Morris 1000 1966 1098

Location ?

John :wink:
by Sleeper
Sat Oct 19, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Speedometer ser.no. coding?
Replies: 24
Views: 583

Re: Speedometer ser.no. coding?

It's Brexit.....

John :wink: