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by turboscim
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Look what came in the post today
Replies: 903
Views: 103079

Look what came in the post today

Torque destroys transmissions, bhp not so. Discussed with man from A P about a clutch for me to cope with 325 fb/lbs
by turboscim
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: The ViaRETRO Scimitar SE6a
Replies: 84
Views: 10887

The ViaRETRO Scimitar SE6a

Gerry Marshall, I know his brother, tales to be told!!!
by turboscim
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Coupé
Topic: What spares would you take on tour in your V6 Coupe?
Replies: 22
Views: 689

What spares would you take on tour in your V6 Coupe?

Forgot to mention that the run back from Folembray was interesting with no front brakes. I found when using e b c pads as well as 2 spare sets take proper pads like ferodo which got me out of trouble at donington on the g p circuit
by turboscim
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: Coupé
Topic: What spares would you take on tour in your V6 Coupe?
Replies: 22
Views: 689

What spares would you take on tour in your V6 Coupe?

In a normal year I do more miles on the continent than in the U K. Following the trusted principle if you've got it you wont need it take as much as you can. Taken to the extreme at a trackday at Folembray some guys with ex race Fiestas had an entire car less body panels dismantled and spread betwee...
by turboscim
Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: mirror joystick
Replies: 10
Views: 345

mirror joystick

Thanks guys that's the one. Time to call Nigel.
by turboscim
Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: mirror joystick
Replies: 10
Views: 345

mirror joystick

I have 6 wires on the joystick, 2 go to the centre terminals on the rocker switch that determines left or right and 4 into a connector, 2 of which are + and- .
where do I find the MB diagram?
by turboscim
Wed Sep 09, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: mirror joystick
Replies: 10
Views: 345

mirror joystick

Nigel at QRG fitted them in 1984 I will have to see how good his memory is. It is a 4 way control with a 3 position rocker switch to determine left or right.
by turboscim
Wed Sep 09, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: mirror joystick
Replies: 10
Views: 345

mirror joystick

The electric mirrors on my 5a have stopped working totally now, the joystick is giving no joy.
Where would be the best place to find a replacement?
by turboscim
Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: How to post links
Replies: 11
Views: 16846

Making a link

Will life be better or worse this is the question ? The challenge at the moment is trying to buy a pink atom ignition unit online, who knows one day I may be able pay rssoc subs by direct debit. Maybe it's easier to install central heating in my cave.
by turboscim
Sat Aug 29, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: How to post links
Replies: 11
Views: 16846

Making a link

Thanks for that I might need to watch a few times, I got lost at about 4 minutes.
by turboscim
Fri Aug 28, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: How to post links
Replies: 11
Views: 16846

Making a link

My computer is, I think using windows 8 but using keyboard, the main computer uses xp pro. my phone is an ancient nokia 3310 which makes excellent phone calls for £11 a month all in.It would be useful to embrace teckernology but I got lost somewhere. I need to put photo of wrecked cylinder on a webs...
by turboscim
Fri Aug 28, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: How to post links
Replies: 11
Views: 16846

Making a link

If you know the answer any question is easy, how do you get photo onto puter thingy ? I need to give my insurance co. photos of my car so I take photos, print and deliver by hand since they are local. The terminology is beyond me, copy,cut, paste,drop,I need a dictionary or will have to stay in my c...
by turboscim
Fri Aug 28, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: How to post links
Replies: 11
Views: 16846

Making a link

Quantum physics is simple compared to this, whats an url anyway.I would like to post? photos on another website but can't, or even on this one. Possibly when I master the art of text messaging all will become clear.
by turboscim
Sun Aug 23, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Recommended Suppliers
Topic: Simply Bearings Ltd
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Simply Bearings Ltd

Also for my velosolex pedal crank bush and engine main bearings, 2 main bearings, both on the same side of the flywheel.
by turboscim
Wed Aug 12, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Electronic ignition query
Replies: 37
Views: 1266

Electronic ignition query

Lumenition with adjustable rev limiter.Worked for 20 years. I can tempt fate, I have a spare.

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