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- Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:10 pm
- Forum: Restoration Projects
- Topic: 1960 Convertible "Maurice The Morris"
- Replies: 24
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WP_20181216_14_07_32_Pro.jpg This is Maurice The Morris. (I promised the lady I bought him from that I would keep the name! Not really a restoration, more just getting things done. I drove 30 miles home with almost no brakes. They have now been done. The rear gearbox mount only has one bolt, not fo...
Thanks Richard. Most of the above OK. All tappets at 12 thou. Timing by timing mark and test lamp. Believe mechanical advance working (dist. shaft springs back) Plugs at 25 thou. Since all was ok previously just the leaky vacuum possibly. Am devising a method of sealing the connection, then we shall...
I am trying to resolve a misfire on my 1960 948cc minor. It occurs when increasing the throttle after starting. It coughs and splutters, revs drop and backfires. Timing is set at 5 dedrees BTDC. Points at 15 thou. Tappets at 12 thou. All valves working as they should. But I have found that the vacuu...
- Wed Nov 21, 2018 4:40 pm
- Forum: Electrical
- Topic: Temp Gauge and 948cc Engine
- Replies: 48
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My 1960 convertible has one of those temperature sensors with wire curled all round the length of the connecting line from sensor to gauge. It is obviously an "add on" and leads from a thermostat housing with an integral take off point. The thing is that it doesn't work. I have read somewhere that t...