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by Raider
Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Battery recommendations?
Replies: 7
Views: 3313

Re: Battery recommendations?

The earth mounting point on the engine on mine is between the distributor and the ballast resistor. The power cable runs along the engine subframe and then abck down the offside of the engine to the starter. So, it's logical the positive is at the front and negative at the back. No reason why the wi...
by Raider
Sat Apr 15, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Battery recommendations?
Replies: 7
Views: 3313

Re: Battery recommendations?

Tried another search and the recommendation seemsto be 096R :)
by Raider
Sat Apr 15, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Battery recommendations?
Replies: 7
Views: 3313

Battery recommendations?

Probably been asked before but the only thread I could find with the search was from many eyars ago now. What do people recommend? I want one where the poles are in the right place, that is, next to the inner wing positive at the front of the engine. Mine's a mark 2 2000 and I am happy to go for mor...
by Raider
Tue Jul 19, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Raider here - don't be alarmed!
Replies: 13
Views: 6054

Re: Raider here - don't be alarmed!

Thanks Alan.

I will be using the 2000 on next year's 10CR :wink:
by Raider
Mon Jul 18, 2016 4:25 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Raider here - don't be alarmed!
Replies: 13
Views: 6054

Re: Raider here - don't be alarmed!

After a bit of an absence but having enjoyed the Triumph marque day at Lincoln I have rejoined the Register today 8)

My 2000 continues to be very trying but tomorrow is being picked up for a reconditioned diff to be fitted.
by Raider
Sun Aug 10, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Clock conundrum...
Replies: 18
Views: 7155

Re: Clock conundrum...

Very clever :)
by Raider
Thu Jul 31, 2014 6:10 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Clock conundrum...
Replies: 18
Views: 7155

Re: Clock conundrum...

tony wrote:The clock in my Mk2 ls now an oil pressure gauge. At least that works. :roll:
Tony.
Aren't they a different size? 60mm v 50mm?

Going from memory that is.
by Raider
Sun Jul 27, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Clutch fluid leak
Replies: 4
Views: 2778

Re: Clutch fluid leak

Well I have been chasing fluid leaks :roll: I took the washer out from the master cylinder end, refixed the braided hose and no leaks :D Then I found a leak at the slave cylinder :x Guess what, another brass/copper washer so I removed that and did another bleeding session :lol: No leaks and a 10 mil...
by Raider
Sun Jul 27, 2014 6:54 am
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Clutch fluid leak
Replies: 4
Views: 2778

Re: Clutch fluid leak

After my last post I found this, which says the original hexagonal adaptor which screws into the master cylinder must be removed before fitting the braided hose. Possibly the answer to your problem, hopefully! http://www.chriswitor.com/proddetail.php?prod=153671RM Thanks for that. I am going to ret...
by Raider
Sat Jul 26, 2014 5:46 pm
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Clutch fluid leak
Replies: 4
Views: 2778

Clutch fluid leak

I rebuilt my 2000's engine and whilst putting it all back together also fitted braided hoses for the clutch, and brakes. Anyway, the engine sounds real sweet but I had a real problem with the clutch which stopped engaging after about 100 miles. I spotted a pool of clutch fluid under the slave cylind...