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by RodH
Sun Oct 05, 2014 11:54 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Dim as Lucas
Replies: 11
Views: 1637

Re: Dim as Lucas

Thanks Roger.

Thats saved me £11 then.

Rod.
by RodH
Sun Oct 05, 2014 6:36 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Dim as Lucas
Replies: 11
Views: 1637

Re: Dim as Lucas

In the past someone suggested these might be made to work.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/360219759989? ... EBIDX%3AIT

Not too expensive if they don't.

Rod
by RodH
Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:46 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Traction/steam engines
Replies: 159
Views: 25984

Re: Traction/steam engines

Would love to Tony.
by RodH
Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:34 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Waste of a stamp? "Road Tax"
Replies: 69
Views: 7388

Re: Waste of a stamp? "Road Tax"

I've Recently done this.
1, Ensure seller has current MOT cert.(paper one)
2, Insure vehicle in your name,
3, Arrange with seller to be taken to local post office.
4, Tax vehicle in post office and collect tax disk.
by RodH
Tue Jul 22, 2014 11:55 am
Forum: Scimaritans
Topic: QRG to Merseyside
Replies: 0
Views: 799

QRG to Merseyside

I'm Collecting "stuff" from QRG at Kettering on Friday 25th July. Returning to Birkenhead the same day.
Any one want anything collecting and delivering en route.
by RodH
Sat Jul 19, 2014 9:06 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: GTC big ends.
Replies: 5
Views: 615

Re: GTC big ends.

I don't know yet Jim. I'll take it in to work on monday and measure it up.
I'm just puzzled about the conflicting facts.
Rod
by RodH
Sat Jul 19, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: GTC big ends.
Replies: 5
Views: 615

GTC big ends.

Good evening all, i've started to overhaul a granada 2.8i cologne engine as a spare for my GTC. Currently fitted with a capri 280 injection engine. The crank conrod bearings appear to be in good order, however the shells are showing the copper backing in places. The Haynes manual for the capri says ...
by RodH
Tue Jul 15, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)
Replies: 5578
Views: 431737

Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Stopped at motorway services on way back from Scotland and found this:-


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The driver said he had just bought it in Scotland and was driving it back to sussex or surrey or some such place in the deep south.
by RodH
Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:34 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: rubber boots for petrol tank sender connections - SE6a
Replies: 4
Views: 571

Re: rubber boots for petrol tank sender connections - SE6a

Similar boots are used on some external electric fuel pumps, although I don't know where to get them. :oops:
Try:- http://www.vehicle-wiring-products.eu/V ... termls.php
About half way down the page.
by RodH
Mon Jul 14, 2014 11:40 pm
Forum: Scimaritans
Topic: Curborough to Merseyside
Replies: 4
Views: 1058

Re: Curborough to Merseyside

Thank you both. I really appreciate your help.

Rod
by RodH
Sun Jul 13, 2014 9:31 pm
Forum: Scimaritans
Topic: Curborough to Merseyside
Replies: 4
Views: 1058

Curborough to Merseyside

Could anybody going to Curborough please collect an essex manifold from "Victorgte" and bring it to merseyside where I can collect it.
I'm stuck at Tatton park that weekend with my Saab.
by RodH
Thu Jul 10, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: Jokes
Topic: Rolf
Replies: 7
Views: 1171

Rolf

As the door slams shut, the lights turned out, old Rolf Harris sits on his bed, put his head in his hands and begins to cry.

Then a voice behind him says




















"Do you think I would leave you crying when there's room in my bunk for two!"
by RodH
Wed Jul 09, 2014 6:56 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: Convert to SE5A cooling?
Replies: 8
Views: 1199

Re: Convert to SE5A cooling?

Is it just me that considers the 6A header tank to be down right ugly? For that reason could be replaced with something not so in your face. :w
by RodH
Sat Jul 05, 2014 4:14 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: MoT ( Fail )
Replies: 17
Views: 1892

Re: MoT ( Fail )

"What is the best way to deal with black copper? "

Citric acid or coke.

Rod.
by RodH
Sat Jun 28, 2014 6:22 pm
Forum: Forum Issues & News
Topic: Other car question: Saab 9-3 Viggen convertible
Replies: 6
Views: 1735

Re: Other car question: Saab 9-3 Viggen convertible

Try UKSaabs web site. Its very similar to this one.

Rod

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