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by sahtuning2000
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: MK1 bits wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 260

Re: MK1 bits wanted

Still need a horn relay?
Also MK1 battery terminals/leads its negative earth,it has the orginal srew down lead top which are not great!
by sahtuning2000
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: MK1 getting hot and holding back.
Replies: 4
Views: 352

Re: MK1 getting hot and holding back.

Things have improved! The triumph needed setting up better on the carbs,the rear was to rich and a bit more tinkering and it seems much happier... It has an air lock in the matrix,i have flushed it out and it was very clean,but I can hear it in the heater box when I turn the car off. Better now I ga...
by sahtuning2000
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: NOS or rechromed items wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 172

NOS or rechromed items wanted

Going to smarten my MK1 up but I need some NOS or rechromed items,if anyone has any of these for sale can they let me know....... front bumper all overiders(are they the same as MGB fronts?) bonnet scoop(didn,t Guy singleton redo these?) headlamp bezels. Hubcaps Rear bumper,complete. Think that's it...
by sahtuning2000
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: MK1 getting hot and holding back.
Replies: 4
Views: 352

Re: MK1 getting hot and holding back.

Had the Triumph delivered today and must admit I wish I hadn,t...
It still coughs and spits when driving and it appears the manifold gasket needs changing and it doesn,t take long for the overflow bottle to fountain out water,sounds loke the matrix is blocked....
by sahtuning2000
Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Re: Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?

Yep he has that,the green buff log book,he has that then the new 1977? release aswell,so he had it in 1977 for sure I remember,think he had it in the summer of 76... If its a maybe that he is the longest owner then I will have to dig deeper to find out for sure,i know photos exist of me sitting on t...
by sahtuning2000
Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Re: Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?

Great reading,i need to find out how long my Dad has owned his MK1,i know its over 40 years now and if I can get the exact date it could be the longest ownership of a Triumph 2000,but I need to find out for sure,i GUESS at 42 years maybe?
by sahtuning2000
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: MK1 bits wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 260

Re: MK1 bits wanted

Forgot!
I need a MK1 boot lock aswell,the outer one with the little flap,complete with key.
by sahtuning2000
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?

Just wondered who has owned there Triumph for the longest time,read recently about one person who bought there car brand new 40 years ago,which is amazing.
Anyone beat that???
by sahtuning2000
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: MK1 bits wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 260

MK1 bits wanted

Need a couple of bits for my Dads MK1
Left(N/S) B post indicator lense,must be very nice condition.
Lucas horn relay that has 4 connectors marked C1(2 connectors,but only one used)C2 and W1.
by sahtuning2000
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: MK1 getting hot and holding back.
Replies: 4
Views: 352

MK1 getting hot and holding back.

So after a weekend working on dads MK1 we took it for a long overdue run,2 issues appeared... So its had a top end rebuild with new headgasket,valves etc etc to be honest a decoke. All coolant hoses checked or replaced and the system flushed which was very good in the first place,new waterpump,chang...