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by badger
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Non starter.
Replies: 3
Views: 723

Re: Non starter.

Update. Just had a little play. I noticed the fuse to the dis car nect had blown, so bypassed this. Hey presto, the dash lights come on. Turned the key, nothing, and the lights went out again. Had a fiddle, lights come on, turn key, nothing, dash lights go out. Had another fiddle, no dash lights, in...
by badger
Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Non starter.
Replies: 3
Views: 723

Non starter.

Hi. I have a MK2 2000 1972. Over the last month or two, my car has failed to start on two occasions, but after turning the key again it started and ran fine. I went out this morning for a short drive with no problems, then this afternoon it didn’t want to start at all. As I turned the ignition key t...
by badger
Sat Feb 23, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Inherited Triumph - advice appreciated!
Replies: 7
Views: 950

Re: Inherited Triumph - advice appreciated!

For any welding/ restoration work, use Derek Wandsworth. He s in Guildford, very reasonable rates, and his work is excellent, he won’t rip you off, and is a fellow 2500 owner. Autopride Classic Cars. Find him on Facebook, or google.
by badger
Sun Dec 02, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Wanted. Differential.
Replies: 3
Views: 515

Re: Wanted. Differential.

Hi Johnnydog. Thanks for the reply. My car is fitted with a 4:11, and a 3:7 will give me better high speed cruising, so either will do. Definitely interested in a good diff, but as you say, logistics is a problem. I’m guessing a courier will be costly, due to the weight. I can wait, so if there’s a ...
by badger
Sat Dec 01, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Wanted. Differential.
Replies: 3
Views: 515

Wanted. Differential.

I’m looking for a known good differential for my MK2 2000. 4:11 or 3:7, I don’t mind which, but it MUST be a good one please. I’ve already fitted a supposed good one, which was noisier than the one I removed!! I’m in Dorset. Thank you.
by badger
Wed Dec 20, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: RWU356M, where are you?
Replies: 7
Views: 2542

Re: RWU356M, where are you?

Wow, that’s a long distance to drive. Glad that it is being cared for.
by badger
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: RWU356M, where are you?
Replies: 7
Views: 2542

Re: RWU356M, where are you?

A quick check on the dvla website confirms that it is mot’d and taxed till next year, so it’s still around.
by badger
Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Spotted today near Bridport.
Replies: 2
Views: 1291

Re: Spotted today near Bridport.

Feel free to drop by for a cuppa if you like.
by badger
Sun Nov 12, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Spotted today near Bridport.
Replies: 2
Views: 1291

Spotted today near Bridport.

A Pimento(?) 2500. Didn't catch the reg, but it looked very nice. Must have been around midday. Anyone on here. Unfortunately I was in a mgf.
by badger
Thu Sep 21, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: Pi throttle bodies found.
Replies: 4
Views: 1531

Re: Pi throttle bodies found.

Sold, for £100, so quite happy. No use to me, I've got a 2L!