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by raseys
Sat May 19, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: radio kit
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Re: radio kit

Hi yeah I know I can get it all from Halfords but was wondering if there’s a kit out there that had everything in mainly for simplicity
by raseys
Sat May 19, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: radio kit
Replies: 3
Views: 339

radio kit

anyone know where I can get a radio kit including wiring speakers ect ect
thanks in advance
by raseys
Sun May 13, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Car audio
Replies: 3
Views: 371

Re: Car audio

hi,
that sounds top notch! have you got a list of the names of the products you used and the types of wires you used.
thanks
Seth
by raseys
Sun May 13, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Car audio
Replies: 3
Views: 371

Car audio

hi guys and girls, has anyone got a list of things they used to put a sub/amp and speakers into their moggy. obviously ill be converting to alternator. I also already have a neg earth car. also any ideas on where to put the speakers. I have thought about on the shelf behind the back seats as I don't...
by raseys
Sat May 12, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: EARTH OF STARTER SOLENOID
Replies: 3
Views: 313

Re: EARTH OF STARTER SOLENOID

That’s what I though, my grandad mentioned that when he bought a new solenoid for his 64 Morris 1000 (same as mine) he was asked for the polarity, believe he used esm at the time
by raseys
Sat May 12, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: EARTH OF STARTER SOLENOID
Replies: 3
Views: 313

EARTH OF STARTER SOLENOID

Hi

Anyone know if starter solenoids are different for different earths. eg pos earth for pos earth cars ect.

Many Thanks

Seth
by raseys
Sat May 12, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: car starts well ish
Replies: 11
Views: 638

Re: car starts well ish

Hi yeah I followed work shop manual all times and yeah did replace manifold gasket
by raseys
Sat May 12, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: car starts well ish
Replies: 11
Views: 638

Re: car starts well ish

Yes did both of those, had to do it a few times before I got it right both hot and cold. Also torqued the head bolts both hot and cold. The problem has only occurred in the past few days as it didn’t show any sign of this last week or the week before while I was in Bristol
by raseys
Fri May 11, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: car starts well ish
Replies: 11
Views: 638

Re: car starts well ish

Hi yeah he wasn’t home so havnt had chance to ask him yet, as for fiddling the last thing I did in the engine area was the head gasket about the weeks ago havnt had a need to touch the engine since and it’s not running rich as all the plugs come out dry.
by raseys
Fri May 11, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: car starts well ish
Replies: 11
Views: 638

Re: car starts well ish

As for tools I’m not limited as a apprentice mechanics and have a mechanics for a naughboyr (can’t spell either) as for skills I’m learning and can do most things although need simple and clear instructions with pictures
by raseys
Fri May 11, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: car starts well ish
Replies: 11
Views: 638

Re: car starts well ish

Hi been out and checked all service parts and replaced plugs and distributor cap and did a compression check as you said all is okay cylinder 2 is down a bit not enough to worry about and was serviced end of March time and oil was changed about 3 weeks ago because of a gone head gasket. Problem has ...
by raseys
Fri May 11, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: car starts well ish
Replies: 11
Views: 638

car starts well ish

hi my 1964 moggy saloon 1000 1098 wont start well it sorta does and every now and then starts and runs but quickly turns to running to 3 cylinders and then dies, revving the engine does stop the engine from dying.
by raseys
Fri May 11, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: glove box compartment cover
Replies: 3
Views: 579

Re: glove box compartment cover

Yeah exactly like that how did you do that?
by raseys
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Bodywork
Topic: glove box compartment cover
Replies: 3
Views: 579

glove box compartment cover

hey guys and girls, any one got any photos of their drivers side glove box. wanna see what people have done. don't have doors on my 1964 moggy but have a few accessories on the drivers side glove box but not the liner so would like ideas of a panel to cover the gap to hid the electrics but mount the...
by raseys
Thu Apr 26, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: HEADLAMP KEEPS GOING
Replies: 5
Views: 433

HEADLAMP KEEPS GOING

HI, THE N/S HIGH BEAN HEAD LIGHT KEEPS GOING ON MY CAR. IT WENT ONCE ON THE OLD SEAL BEAM SO I CHANGED BOTH LIGHTS TO HALOGEN BULB ONES AND NOW THE HIGH BEAM HAS GONE ON THE N/S AGAIN. O/S AND N/S STILL WORK ON DIP BEAM AND ONLY O/S ON HIGH BEAM. ANY IDEAS WHAT COULD BE CAUSING THIS. CURRENT NOT WIT...
by raseys
Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: HELP I THINK MY HEAD GASKET MAYBE GONE
Replies: 16
Views: 1254

Re: HELP I THINK MY HEAD GASKET MAYBE GONE

OKAY WILL TRY THAT TOMORROW AND REPORT BACK
by raseys
Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: HELP I THINK MY HEAD GASKET MAYBE GONE
Replies: 16
Views: 1254

Re: HELP I THINK MY HEAD GASKET MAYBE GONE

HELLO, I HAVE OPENED THE RAD CAP AND THE STARTED THE ENGINE AND HAVE REVVED THE ENGINE AND FOUND BUBBLES APPEARING. I HAVE ALSO COMPLETED A COMPRESSION TEST AND FOUND CYLINDERS 1 AND 4 HAVE A COMPRESSION OF 8 BAR AND CYLINDERS 2 AND 3 HAVE A COMPRESSION OF 4 BAR. MY GRANDAD SAID THIS IS MORE LIKELY ...
by raseys
Wed Apr 04, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: HELP I THINK MY HEAD GASKET MAYBE GONE
Replies: 16
Views: 1254

HELP I THINK MY HEAD GASKET MAYBE GONE

HI, RECENTLY I HAVE NOTICED ALOT OF MAYO APPREARING AROUND THE NECK OF THE OIL FILLER CAP AND HAVE HEARD OF IT CAUSEING HEAD GASKETS BEING THE CAUSE SO I CHECKED THE WATER LEVEL AND WAS GOOD SO THOUGHT ID CONTINUE TO MONITER THIS. (THIS WAS BEGINING OF LAST WEEK) THURSDAY LAST WEEK - CHANGED OIL, FI...
by raseys
Mon Apr 02, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: LUCAS DR3A WIPER MOTOR BRUSH HOLDER ASSEMBLY
Replies: 2
Views: 445

Re: LUCAS DR3A WIPER MOTOR BRUSH HOLDER ASSEMBLY

hi john thanks for that have ordered :D
by raseys
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: LUCAS DR3A WIPER MOTOR BRUSH HOLDER ASSEMBLY
Replies: 2
Views: 445

LUCAS DR3A WIPER MOTOR BRUSH HOLDER ASSEMBLY

DOES ANYONE KNOW WHERE I CAN GET HOLD OF A LUCAS DR3A WIPER MOTOR BRUSH HOLDER ASSEMBLY FROM AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. TIA