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by manny
Fri May 10, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Vinegar used to flush cooling system
Replies: 14
Views: 1050

Vinegar used to flush cooling system

Seems a bit odd to me but have any of you guys used or heard of vinegar being used to flush out an engine and cooling system? Just wondering. i have use it for that purpose and much more :D check out the derusting on my TR7\GTE signatures... ...and on fish & chips... Ta Manny ps and its kind to gar...
by manny
Tue May 07, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: Yellow SS1
Replies: 2
Views: 348

Yellow SS1

sometimes ...less is more... but not in this case !
by manny
Sun May 05, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: ss1 carburettor issues
Replies: 11
Views: 888

ss1 carburettor issues

Good day,

if you turn up the idle - does it stall ? Was the original high tickover masking the issue you discovered?

Ta

Manny
by manny
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 3137

SE 6a Chassis Problems

Peter Armitage wrote:
Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:04 pm
Thanks Manny, no pressure, will wait for pics.
I have sent you an email sir

Ta

Manny
by manny
Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 3137

SE 6a Chassis Problems

Peter Armitage wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:11 pm
Have you any pics of outriggers, jacking points and sill rail areas?
I can get some over the weekend- or better still pop down and assess if it meets your needs, that may be better for peace of mind - as pictures are not as reliable as a poke around!

Ta

Manny
by manny
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 3137

SE 6a Chassis Problems

Peter Armitage wrote:
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:22 am
Hi Manny.
Thanks will take a look. Where are you based?
Good day

I am in Smethwick , West Midlands- B66

Ta

Manny
by manny
Sun Apr 14, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ss1 ti not starting.
Replies: 11
Views: 1151

Ss1 ti not starting.

Crank Angle Sensor burnt out. Just changed one this week. The fuel pump ran when the shaft was spun but no sparks or clicking from injectors. If Manny can confirm by substitution or fitting it to his car ( can be tested without removal of a known running dizzy ), just plug it in and spin it. I stil...
by manny
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ss1 ti not starting.
Replies: 11
Views: 1151

Ss1 ti not starting.

I've got the engine set at TDC with the dizzy out and turning the rotor arm. Is there anyone close to Tamworth with a Ti that I could take the dizzy to and try it on there car ? Or could i post it to someone to get it checked ? Thanks Mike Hi Mike , i am not too far.. ( Smethwick ) you can pop down...
by manny
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 3137

SE 6a Chassis Problems

I am in North Shropshire between Shrewsbury and Stoke. An e mail when you decide would be good in case I don't look on the forum! Hi Peter i have one with a V5 - it has some suspension attached - check the pics on https://www.flickr.com/photos/89581871@N08/albums/72157682373713191 I have emailed as...
by manny
Sun Mar 31, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: CH4: mission ignition
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

CH4: mission ignition

just watched it on catch on - like the women vs men ....i think if they can stick to that and possibly get some teens involved ....regions ? sort of scrap heap challenge stylee....non the less - i really enjoyed it.
by manny
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: CH4: mission ignition
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

CH4: mission ignition

Rattling wrote:
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:36 pm
Pretty good for only 10 hours to reconstruct. :D
I only bl**dy forget !! -
by manny
Sat Mar 30, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: CH4: mission ignition
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

CH4: mission ignition

Tonight at 8:30 - New show.... seems to be to loads of old car shows gathering momentum...


https://www.whatsontv.co.uk/events/miss ... 30-mar-19/
by manny
Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: BMW325i anyone ? Provisionally sold.
Replies: 20
Views: 2149

BMW325i anyone ?

would you believe i test drove a E30 325i convertible - was the second option before i bought the recent Merc 190E... Merc was more comfy ...BMW sounded very nice!!!....
by manny
Mon Mar 25, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Steel pipe bending advice
Replies: 16
Views: 1952

Steel pipe bending advice

i have to do something similar with an aluminium 5/8 tube (1.2mm walls) but suspect it will easier than steel..?
by manny
Sun Mar 24, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Manny's 78 GTE For Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 907

Manny's 78 GTE For Sale

Good day all Up for sale 1978 S reg SE6a MOT exempt ( but failure on chassis ) Almost blue leather interior Almost Blue \Silver Almost want to keep it - but now have too many projects - like many on here! It starts\goes\stops- but needs someone to love it It's been an educational journey..but i fail...

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