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by rrhool
Tue Nov 26, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?
Replies: 14
Views: 10086

Re: Longest Triumph 2000 ownership?

Bought my Pi in 1988. 31 years in my ownership.
by rrhool
Fri Jan 29, 2010 4:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Trivia
Replies: 347
Views: 73232

Re: Car Trivia

The 'Grip' you talk of is measured as The Coefficient of Friction. COF for Tyres on Tarmac dry is about 0.5 - 0.8, wet it is reduced to 0.25 - 0.75. Tyres on ice have a COF as low as 0.06, 10 times less friction than on tarmac, but not Zero. Ice on ice is about 0.02, a third that of tyres on ice. I'...
by rrhool
Fri Jan 22, 2010 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Trivia
Replies: 347
Views: 73232

Re: Car Trivia

1255 kg is the number I was looking for. I got from the tech specs as well, so I think that's a fair answer. Your question then Allen.
by rrhool
Fri Jan 22, 2010 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Trivia
Replies: 347
Views: 73232

Re: Car Trivia

What is the kerb weight of a Mk2 2.5Pi Saloon?
by rrhool
Fri Jan 22, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Trivia
Replies: 347
Views: 73232

Re: Car Trivia

My turn to ask a question then?
by rrhool
Fri Jan 22, 2010 3:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Trivia
Replies: 347
Views: 73232

Re: Car Trivia

Ok, that'll be The Albert Hall then.
by rrhool
Fri Jan 22, 2010 2:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Trivia
Replies: 347
Views: 73232

Re: Car Trivia

You did'nt ask 'where was it launched' you asked 'where did it debut'! :D
by rrhool
Fri Jan 22, 2010 2:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car Trivia
Replies: 347
Views: 73232

Re: Car Trivia

1959 Earls Court Motor Show.
by rrhool
Fri Dec 11, 2009 4:22 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Halogen headlights
Replies: 48
Views: 15143

Re: Halogen headlights

The Cibe units are very good, with H4 lamps in. You really ought to put a relay in the system though.
by rrhool
Wed Nov 25, 2009 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Diesel fuel life.
Replies: 9
Views: 2734

Re: Diesel fuel life.

I don't know where would be best to take a sample from, but I can tell you from personal experience that standing diesel can grow a fungus, like a very fine black furry substance. It was sufficient to block the fuel pick up on my Range Rover, diesel had been in tank for about 4 years. I really recom...