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by MikeNash
Mon Oct 11, 2004 10:23 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Fuel Vaporisation Question
Replies: 34
Views: 6350

I think this problem of vaporisation is worse than we know. This summer I've been trying to measure fuel consumptions at various speeds by measuring the fuelpump stroke rate. Great fun but bedevilled by the vapours even though the car (1963 1098 Traveller) has never, ever suffered a stoppage due to ...
by MikeNash
Fri Sep 24, 2004 10:12 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Oil pressure
Replies: 7
Views: 1497

I see Turbominor gets a 90-100C reading with his 88C thermostat. I use one of those but I only get a reading of 75-80C this time of year. I'm using a Smith's bulb type gauge which I've checked and found to be accurate to within 1-2C. The thermostat also opens spot on. The only way I get high water t...