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by darrenj
Fri Oct 18, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what oils are best
Replies: 11
Views: 239

what oils are best

Hi again, I know this has probably been mentioned a thousand times but,,,,,,
What is the best oil for,,,
1 rear diff,
2 gearbox,
3 dampers, and any others, I have plenty of 20/50 for engine but now want to do all the others, many thanks in advance to all you talented moggers out there πŸ˜€,
by darrenj
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: speed stickers original gov
Replies: 6
Views: 358

Re: speed stickers original gov

Thanks guys, as normal total knowledge, πŸ˜€
by darrenj
Mon Oct 07, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: speed stickers original gov
Replies: 6
Views: 358

speed stickers original gov

Morning all, on my rear bumper I have a very faded " kill your speed not a child " sticker, does anybody know where I can get a replacement, thanks,
by darrenj
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wiper arm "fins"
Replies: 22
Views: 431

Re: Wiper arm "fins"

Don't forget the" fluffy dice", very popularπŸ˜€
by darrenj
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Insurance - Are there any really specialist brokers?
Replies: 12
Views: 528

Re: Insurance - Are there any really specialist brokers?

I've just gone with footman James, 2,000 miles, parked on drive, fully comp, and r.a.c. roadside and recovery for 138.15, have I made a mistake, ,☹
by darrenj
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i am soooo in love
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: i am soooo in love

Thanks phill makes me feel a little better as I defiantly wasn't expecting a modern ride, brakes are 7" drum, I do have a ford conversion kit to disc but wanted to keep original if I could,
by darrenj
Sat Sep 28, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: i am soooo in love
Replies: 9
Views: 402

i am soooo in love

Wow first drive of willy today, started half mile, then mile, done nearly 40 miles now, its a dream, my moggy drives realy well, 1959, 948, 4 door saloon, however, bet you knew that was comingπŸ˜€, suspension on the rear is what can only be described as " wooden wheel horse cart " so think I will chang...
by darrenj
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Yep that's the one and its already on its way from Andrew eggleton Morris minor parts, £24 free postage brand new with the knob bit, not long to go now before new maiden voyage, yipeeee,😎
by darrenj
Sun Aug 25, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Good πŸ’‘ πŸ’‘ πŸ’‘ πŸ’‘
by darrenj
Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

The metal side of it i could use again but the fact the bakelite plastic has snapped in half brittle, means I need a replacement, the spots are fine as they have relay and inline fuse, so no worries there, glad its only the switch, did find a couple frayed wires which I cut back and re done, so now ...
by darrenj
Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

True enough, suppose just rough it up a bit with wire wool, make it look old,πŸ˜‰
by darrenj
Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Found a new switch at Andrew eggletons o line Β£24 new, would prefer older used one so it fits In with the other's again, all other dash switches are ok, if anyone can help, thanks,
by darrenj
Sat Aug 24, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Update on my willyπŸ˜‚ started this morning buy removing the fuse wires and fuses clean the body etc to find the reason my car blew the regulator, while doing the lighting wires I thought get the pull switch out and check the back, well if it has worked check out the pics, lighting switch is in 2 bits,...
by darrenj
Thu Aug 22, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Just a top up, the a and a1 wires are together with 30 amp fuses, and yes the battery is now disconnected as I am also concerned that I haven't found the main fault yet, at the weekend I'm going to strip out the light circuit with a mate who's a sparky and hopefully find the prob, as I don't want a ...
by darrenj
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Cheers john,πŸ™‚
by darrenj
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Just in case people get the wrong idea, willy is my moggy,πŸ˜­πŸ˜…πŸ˜ƒ
by darrenj
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

No worries geo, got a little frustrated but as I said to phil water off a ducks back, had I not have asked for advise and perhaps got pics to support then this thread would have been over ages ago, but I got a result, lights are nothing if the engine don't run and thanks to you and everyone else my ...
by darrenj
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Phil, don't let it worry you, as I also got shot down for saying I found the problem rugulator burnt out then got told it does nothing and basically it can't be that, water off a ducks back, but it got me where I am now,πŸ˜ƒ
by darrenj
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

Cheers for that, to be fair I was surprised at what happened, will attempt this at the wkend or before if I get the chance, thanks again to everyone for the advise and help, like I said I don't know much but it was on my suspect list,πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜Š
by darrenj
Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: dead moggy
Replies: 89
Views: 1817

Re: dead moggy

This is the back of my regulator, knackered, as you can see A has burnt a gap and A1 has got sooty, so I think this was the smoke I saw,