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by Johnno
Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: MM fan blades
Replies: 10
Views: 1315

MM fan blades

Hi all,in view of my recent/past overheating problems,which way do the fan blades mount on the water pump? Mine are mounted with the strenghtening struts facing the radiator,I think this is correct but am sure you lot can confirm or condemn! Now checked EVERYTHING but cannot find any obvious problem...
by Johnno
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: MM overheating.
Replies: 14
Views: 1445

Re: MM overheating.

Only overheats at speed,fine when moving slow or idling.
by Johnno
Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: MM overheating.
Replies: 14
Views: 1445

Re: MM overheating.

Thats interesting Phil.I will fit the thermostat back in and try it.All engine and hoses and rad are completely clear.
Thanks all for your input.
by Johnno
Fri Jun 08, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: MM overheating.
Replies: 14
Views: 1445

Re: MM overheating.

Thats interesting Phil.I will fit a thermostat back in and try that.
by Johnno
Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Indicator switch.
Replies: 10
Views: 1325

Re: Indicator switch.

Cheers guys,all taken in.I`ll have a think on this one.
by Johnno
Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: MM overheating.
Replies: 14
Views: 1445

Re: MM overheating.

Mixture is good,,,,colourtune,,,,fan belt is tight,,,,no thermostat,,,,,temp gauge fitted ,ignition adjusted ok,reaches 120-140 and boils and steams through rad overflow,so that water does not enter through top hose to engine,new water jacket.It has always run hot but this year is worse.Tappets adju...
by Johnno
Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: MM overheating.
Replies: 14
Views: 1445

Re: MM overheating.

Mixture is good,,,,colourtune,,,,fan belt is tight,,,,no thermostat,,,,,temp gauge fitted ,ignition adjusted ok,reaches 120-140 and boils and steams through rad overflow,so that water does not enter through top hose to engine,new water jacket.It has always run hot but this year is worse.Tappets adju...
by Johnno
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: MM overheating.
Replies: 14
Views: 1445

MM overheating.

Hi all, my ‘52 MM sidevalve is over heating. Flushed radiator,all clear and water seems to flow through engine ok.Water pump is good,can see flow through radiator.The blades on the pump seem very small,is this correct? It’s been doing this for a few years now but not really a problem.Now bothering m...
by Johnno
Thu May 31, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Indicator switch.
Replies: 10
Views: 1325

Indicator switch.

Hi Guys,my original bakelite indicator switch has taken to turning itself off too soon.Is there a repair available for these? Or does anyone know of a fix?
Thanks,John.
by Johnno
Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Thermostat housing
Replies: 1
Views: 941

Thermostat housing

Hi all,anyone got an aluminium thermostat housing for my ‘52 sidevalve lying around they no longer need?
Thanks guys.
by Johnno
Fri Aug 26, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: tubeless valves
Replies: 4
Views: 1771

Re: tubeless valves

Thanks mate.
by Johnno
Thu Aug 25, 2016 6:15 pm
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: tubeless valves
Replies: 4
Views: 1771

tubeless valves

Hi all, anyone know what valve fits the series MM '52 wheels?
by Johnno
Mon Aug 15, 2016 8:51 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Speedo
Replies: 1
Views: 879

Speedo

Hi all,anyone got a series MM speedo lying around they no longer need?
I`m driving to France soon and mine gave up the ghost over the weekend.It just decided to self destruct.
Thanks,John
by Johnno
Tue Jul 05, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: oil filter
Replies: 8
Views: 1697

oil filter

Having trouble locating the paper type oil filter element for my `52 MM.Anyone know where to get one?
Thanks,John.
by Johnno
Mon Jul 04, 2016 8:24 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Oil filter conversion kit.
Replies: 2
Views: 1007

Re: Oil filter conversion kit.

Thanks Rob,I`ll look into that.
by Johnno
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:41 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Oil filter conversion kit.
Replies: 2
Views: 1007

Oil filter conversion kit.

Hi all,has anyone got a conversioin kit for the screw on type oil filter to fit my `52 MM no longer needed?
Thanks,John.
by Johnno
Tue Jun 07, 2016 8:47 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Front seats.
Replies: 4
Views: 1505

Re: Front seats.

My seats are only usable with covers on.Stitching completely gone and leather very torn and tatty.
Any idea what would be the cost of repair?
by Johnno
Thu Jun 02, 2016 8:30 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: Front seats.
Replies: 4
Views: 1505

Front seats.

In need of green leather front seats for my `52 series MM.Can anyone help? Also need door cards if possible.
Thanks,John.
by Johnno
Tue May 24, 2016 8:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: beam deflectors.
Replies: 9
Views: 1928

beam deflectors.

Morning all,I plan to take my `52 MM over to France this year.
Can anyone tell me what the position is regarding beam deflectors?
I cant see how they can work with my old bulbs.Modern cars have deflectors built in to the glass/plastic covers.
Thanks,John.
by Johnno
Fri May 20, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: Series MM Register
Topic: off side window winder complete.
Replies: 0
Views: 723

off side window winder complete.

Hi guys,I need the rear off side winder mechanism for my `52 MM four door.Really only need the window channel but I assume they come together? Also ,are all models the same winder?

Thanks,John.