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by efi_sprintgte
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:22 am
Forum: Cars For Sale
Topic: FS: Straight Six Coupe
Replies: 17
Views: 2452

FS: Straight Six Coupe

Skim reading, I thought you wrote “the 173rd Scimitar I’ve owned” :lol: :roll:
by efi_sprintgte
Tue Apr 07, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR
Replies: 25
Views: 641

Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR

I’ve tried a few small media blasters and they’ve all been fairly useless, i bought a blaster that doesn’t have a cabinet for doing the underside of cars.. gave up fairly quickly with that too. Not sure if it’s CFM too low or not being able to get trade super dooper secret media :w
by efi_sprintgte
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Oil starvation!
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Oil starvation!

https://scimitarweb.co.uk/sgwrs/viewtop ... le#p402298

Worth a read of what Joe. did.

I agree accusump is a nice solution and it means you can prime oil pressure before start up too.
by efi_sprintgte
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: RewPot
Replies: 1
Views: 113

RewPot

To combat widely reported overheating issues Don Pither advocated replumbing the SE6 system (unpressurised overlow tank) to the 5a system (pressurised expansion tank that didn't seem to have overheating problems) including the rear tapping in the inlet manifold for more flow in that area. Robin Rew...
by efi_sprintgte
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: 8 Ball
Replies: 316
Views: 59006

8 Ball

I took the crash pad to mean the “GTE” insert on the steering wheel?

Car looks awesome 8) 8)
by efi_sprintgte
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR
Replies: 25
Views: 641

Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR

Fair play BBP
by efi_sprintgte
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR
Replies: 25
Views: 641

Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR

I don’t know if I would have kept going..
by efi_sprintgte
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: Engine Problem it will not complete 1 revolution
Replies: 10
Views: 282

Engine Problem it will not complete 1 revolution

philhoward wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 2:48 pm

Trying to remember who had this happen recently..
I think Joe and B.C flat hat?
by efi_sprintgte
Sat Apr 04, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Rat Rod (progress)
Replies: 1712
Views: 118547

Rat Rod (progress)

Last time I had to do that I welded a socket into the bung, it’s nice and easy to use now :D
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR
Replies: 25
Views: 641

Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR

That looks like a lot of work BBP!!
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR
Replies: 25
Views: 641

Welding Practice - 1995 Jaguar XJR

“On the road cars, having decided I didn’t want to have anything that would take up time working on, I just wanted to tinker with race cars. I was erring towards, a Toyota GT86, then I rashly went out & bought a 1995 Jaguar XJR (straight 6 supercharged) , which needs some TLC. Go figure, I can’t qui...
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: The Doctors Coupe - SRE 353G
Replies: 149
Views: 25833

The Doctors Coupe - SRE 353G

Agreed, glad your staying with the 14s :)
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: The Doctors Coupe - SRE 353G
Replies: 149
Views: 25833

The Doctors Coupe - SRE 353G

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Uniroyals website suggested they did? May be a case of no retailer holding it.
by efi_sprintgte
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: The Doctors Coupe - SRE 353G
Replies: 149
Views: 25833

The Doctors Coupe - SRE 353G

scimjim wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 8:40 pm
Rain Sport 3?
Not available in 205/60R14 but they are available in 195/65R14

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