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by sprint95m
Sun Jul 01, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Scabby wheel arches
Replies: 9
Views: 390

Re: Scabby wheel arches

To be blunt John,
if I had a car that wasn't capable of supporting it's own weight as described
I wouldn't be driving it until it was sorted!


Ian.
by sprint95m
Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Scabby wheel arches
Replies: 9
Views: 390

Re: Scabby wheel arches

On to Sills. Both cars sported solid outers but these had clearly been worked on. In one case it looked like they were new (i.e. not patched). Inners seemed ok from inside. Floors ok. Should I be concerned about the inner centre sill section ? There is a way to gauge the integrity of the sill struc...
by sprint95m
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Flywheel spigot bushing
Replies: 14
Views: 927

Re: Flywheel spigot bushing

Having just replaced the clutch and spigot bush on my 'S'.... The spigot bush was noticeably oval, so I decided to replace it. The original bush itself was quite a slack fit in the flywheel (as another one was in a spare flywheel I had). I ordered a replacement from Chris Witor, and that was quite ...
by sprint95m
Tue Apr 03, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Perimeter of an estate back screen....
Replies: 3
Views: 490

Yes......

Thanks. That is helpful indeed.

It needs to be 3.3m long for my application (Dolomite front screen) so I will have to buy two 'screen rubbers from Chris Witor and join them.





Ian.
by sprint95m
Wed Mar 28, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Perimeter of an estate back screen....
Replies: 3
Views: 490

Perimeter of an estate back screen....

What is the perimeter of an estate's back screen please?

An approximate dimension will suffice.



thanks,

Ian.
by sprint95m
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: Triumph Events
Topic: LeJog in a Triumph
Replies: 17
Views: 3760

Re: LeJog in a Triumph

http://sideways-technologies.co.uk/foru ... ejog-2017/


The above is a link to photos I took last night of some of the cars that completed this year's LeJog.
There is a big six in amongst them......
by sprint95m
Thu Dec 07, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Triumph Events
Topic: LeJog in a Triumph
Replies: 17
Views: 3760

Re: LeJog in a Triumph

I will not be able to go to John O'Groats on Tuesday but will take a wander around Wick later that evening to see if I can spot your car.
by sprint95m
Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: 2500S wheel nut for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 402

2500S wheel nut for sale

I have a used 2500S light alloy wheel nut available.
Mostly to cover postage the price is £4 to any UK address.

I prefer payment by cheque but will accept Paypal.

Please PM if interested,


thanks,

Ian.
by sprint95m
Mon Sep 11, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: 4 pot squeezers?
Replies: 4
Views: 1078

Okay....

About 15 years ago I fitted a four piston calliper conversion to a T2500. The calipers were from a Jaguar XJ12 (series 2?) and the discs were Renault 30 vented. There is a fair lot to do to make it work: The calipers have to have the mounting holes plugged and new holes drilled. The hubs need machin...
by sprint95m
Mon Jul 31, 2017 12:20 pm
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Brake Master Cylinder [1968 2000 mk1]
Replies: 14
Views: 2460

Okay....

I am not familiar with what is fitted to a mark one 2000, however
I am wondering if Wilwood do a suitable brake master cylinder?
These are available new through the kit car specialists.