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by sahtuning2000
Tue Feb 19, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Front windscreen
Replies: 26
Views: 1751

Re: Front windscreen

Got to fit the trim to my car,the seal has been replaced but not the trim,looks like you could use string in the trim slot and then pull directly away from the trim for example at the top pull the string towards the roof etc,would this work?
by sahtuning2000
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: MK1 parts wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 342

MK1 parts wanted

Need a few bits for my newly purchased MK1,starting with a set of original steel wheels or a set of nice period alloys,cosmic etc. Tan footwell carpets and furflex. tan leather drivers seat or may consider MK2 tan seat set. Excellent front bumper blade,rear centre section and N/S/R section. All the ...
by sahtuning2000
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Valencia blue
Replies: 3
Views: 336

Re: Valencia blue

Hmm I have thought about this,but the paint suppliers are 30 miles away and I,am using a factors,but it still doesn,t answer why it doesn,t much on an untouched area that is out of the sun in the boot,will have to try and sort this quickly as I want to do the job on Friday!
by sahtuning2000
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Valencia blue
Replies: 3
Views: 336

Valencia blue

Ordered a spray can for a few chips in Valencia blue(66)and its come through much darker,its still Valencia but a darker shade,i tried it on and area in the boot that was original and untouched and there is a clear difference,its darker,i seem to think I have read there was infact 2 different shades...
by sahtuning2000
Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: MMR 347G
Replies: 0
Views: 248

MMR 347G

Does anyone have an info on this triumph or any pics of it?
I see its for sale in the latest magazine after sadly Tony passed away.
by sahtuning2000
Wed Dec 26, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: 2000 wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 216

2000 wanted

A neighbour has just had along chat with me about trying to buy a Triumph 2000 as a classic to potter around in when he fancies driving something different,i spoke to him in detail when I had my 66 MK1 during the summer and was tinkering with that,I,ve been involved in 2000s most of my life and gave...
by sahtuning2000
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: MK1 bits wanted
Replies: 3
Views: 700

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: 843

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: 561

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: 843

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....