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by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 1275 timing marks
Replies: 44
Views: 1173

1275 timing marks

Is it me or is it bloody difficult to see the timing marks on a Minor ?
by alawrence10360
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Currently drinking.....
Replies: 116
Views: 7855

Re: Currently drinking.....

myoldjalopy wrote:
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:54 am
I think I would suffer if I drank all of those in one go! :o
I did...
by alawrence10360
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: HIF44 adapter , Cone Filter, Breather /Crankcase Filter
Replies: 2
Views: 245

HIF44 adapter , Cone Filter, Breather /Crankcase Filter

Converted my 1275 to a Marina filter so this stuff is surplus
by alawrence10360
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: problems starting
Replies: 18
Views: 699

Re: problems starting

I don't want this to develop into an argument about terminology when what we want to do is to assist the OP, but a definition of a solenoid is "A solenoid is a type of electromagnet, the purpose of which is to generate a controlled magnetic field through a coil wound into a tightly packed helix. Th...
by alawrence10360
Wed Mar 18, 2020 12:35 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19033
Views: 936198

Re: Word Association

Quack
by alawrence10360
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Seat Covers
Replies: 0
Views: 588

Seat Covers

I saw this on Ebay
It’s nothing to do with me but I did ring the seller up and they seem like a good buy

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre ... 4145880881
by alawrence10360
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Fuel gauge
Replies: 5
Views: 388

Re: Fuel gauge

If you have a multi meter check the continuity between the terminal on the sender and earth
If it’s high (infinity) then the coil is likely to be open circuit and will require replacement.
The test you have already carried out proves the gauge and wiring
by alawrence10360
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Steering Wheel
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Re: Steering Wheel

Yep Seen that Declan
I can’t run to that at the moment
I wouldn’t mind getting a knackered one and trying to refurb my self if it’s structurally sound
I will keep my eyes open
by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Steering Wheel
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Re: Steering Wheel

Me too
Most I’ve seen on eBay etc are a bit scruffy though
Not sure how to refurbish
by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Original reclining seat frame/drawings
Replies: 17
Views: 2390

Re: Original reclining seat frame/drawings

Ok
I will have a look at mine
Any chance I could have a pic of that part please
by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Original reclining seat frame/drawings
Replies: 17
Views: 2390

Re: Original reclining seat frame/drawings

alawrence10360 wrote:
Fri Feb 01, 2019 11:30 pm
i have just bought a saloon And this has factory fitted reclining seats
see pic of owners manual attached
I’m trying to get some new covers for my seats
Did the Newtown ones fit ?
by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Steering Wheel
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Steering Wheel

Will a banjo style wheel fit a later 67 model ?
by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Currently drinking.....
Replies: 116
Views: 7855

Re: Currently drinking.....

All of these
by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19033
Views: 936198

Re: Word Association

Dutton
by alawrence10360
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19033
Views: 936198

Re: Word Association

VW
by alawrence10360
Fri Mar 13, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19033
Views: 936198

Re: Word Association

Logic
by alawrence10360
Wed Mar 11, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Fuel pump problem......?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: Fuel pump problem......?

I have only ever buggered one coil and that’s when I left the ignition on and didn’t realise for 2 days and unfortunately the points must have been closed
On the bright side it did prove I had a good battery ..
by alawrence10360
Wed Mar 11, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Fuel pump problem......?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: Fuel pump problem......?

It’s never the coil 😀
by alawrence10360
Wed Mar 11, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Fuel pump problem......?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: Fuel pump problem......?

This was said to me a long time ago when I first joined the forum
There is some history behind the quote
Perhaps some of the veterans will advise
by alawrence10360
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 19033
Views: 936198

Re: Word Association

quisling