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by peewee21
Mon Jan 12, 2015 8:25 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: door locks
Replies: 3
Views: 2125

door locks

Hi All, On my MK1 both rear doors can be pulled opened without depressing the button, on examination it appears that the locking cog and rotate both ways at certain degrees. Also on these locks pushing the knob down to lock, you can open the doors with the external button. Both front doors work perf...
by peewee21
Tue Dec 16, 2014 8:43 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: 2500S mod
Replies: 7
Views: 6955

Re: 2500S mod

Cheers all for the insights, and the areas that would need changing other than simply than engine swap.

Ian
by peewee21
Sun Dec 14, 2014 8:10 pm
Forum: Modifications
Topic: 2500S mod
Replies: 7
Views: 6955

Re: 2500S mod

Thank you for all the responses and information, looks like i will be in the clear.

I concur ref modding a mk1 estate, there is one at Yorkshire Triumph that i would love but would never modify that particular car. it looks great in its original form (post some work)

Ian
by peewee21
Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:43 am
Forum: Modifications
Topic: 2500S mod
Replies: 7
Views: 6955

2500S mod

Hi,

I was wondering it would be deemed wrong to convert a 2500S to a fuel injected system, similar to that offered by Prestige Developments & Injection? I have always liked the injection system and would be interested in peoples thoughts and recommendations.

kind regards
Ian
by peewee21
Wed Dec 10, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Known Car
Replies: 9
Views: 3526

Re: Known Car

Don't get me wrong I would be happy to pay 7k for an a1 pi saloon in that condition to a private seller but its being sold as a pi by a garage when people who know the car say its a 2000 auto. That's a 3k increase from its auction price not that kog ago. my gt6 was never worth as much as a conversio...
by peewee21
Wed Dec 10, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Known Car
Replies: 9
Views: 3526

Re: Known Car

Thank you for the responses. Interesting, not overly worried about a conversion as i converted my own GT6 to a 2.5Pi. what is a little more worrying is potentially the numbers of owners recently. currently its up for a staggering £7k when it should be closer to 4 tops 5 and the garage is selling it ...
by peewee21
Wed Dec 10, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi There
Replies: 7
Views: 3033

Re: Hi There

Thank you for that offer.

Oh retirement, i am 25 years off that unless the government up the retirement age on me again. heck at the rate of increase i may never get there :shock:
by peewee21
Wed Dec 10, 2014 1:24 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Known Car
Replies: 9
Views: 3526

Known Car

Hi,

I was wondering if anyone in the club knows this car? if so is it a solid example?

http://www.dvca.co.uk/sale-results-view ... Saloon9280


Kind regards
Ian
by peewee21
Tue Dec 09, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi There
Replies: 7
Views: 3033

Re: Hi There

Hi Bigestate,
thank you for the welcome and its always good to hear about recommended tradesman. when i had the TR8 and living in London then it was an easy call to Enginuity, but up here i am out of the circle. I will happily take you up on your kind offer.

kind regards
Ian
by peewee21
Tue Dec 09, 2014 8:53 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi There
Replies: 7
Views: 3033

Re: Hi There

Cheers Mike,

I certainly hope to find a good one but not too scared of some hard work. and not in a hurry to buy wrong one. fingers crossed