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- Fri Mar 17, 2017 4:10 pm
- Forum: Off-Topic
- Topic: MOTOR CAR JOKES - ADD YOURS
- Replies: 28
- Views: 8840
A lady is driving her car along the road when it sputters to a halt. She phones the garage and after a few minutes the mechanic has the car running smoothly. What was the trouble the lady asked so that if it happens again I can fix it myself. Oh just sh-t in the carburettor the mechanic says. Oh dea...
Have now fitted the new float and everything seems of be working correctly. The kit came with a new needle valve and seating but how do you get the seating out of the body, it is screwed into the float body but it is so tight to the sides that I can't get a spanner to fit, it seems to need a very th...
Have just started the car and heard the petrol pump clicking away got out of the car and there was petrol running out of the carburettor. Took the top off the float chamber and noticed that the plastic float was full of petrol. Should there be any in there and could this be the cause of the flooding...
- Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:30 am
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: ?? about transferable number plates
- Replies: 4
- Views: 949
All registration numbers allocated to motor vehicles in the UK are the property of the DVLA but they allow the buying and selling of registration numbers, in fact the DVLA have a list of numbers that are available to buy, there are companies that also buy and sell these numbers some at eye watering ...
- Sat Jan 07, 2017 11:21 am
- Forum: Restoration Projects
- Topic: new moggie project
- Replies: 4
- Views: 1392
I got the information regarding my Ex Metropolitan police panda by contacting the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust. I got a certified copy of a factory record. They need the chassis or Vin number and engine number but the engine may have been changed. They will give you a certificate quoting th...
No bother with a pre war Austin Seven or my Panda. I remember some years ago going on an Austin Seven club holiday to the Cotswolds about 10 cars took place. We went to a council car park in Cirencester which only had a few spaces left but we managed to get two Austin Sevens in one bay inside the de...