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by johnnydog
Wed Aug 28, 2013 3:58 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: difficulty starting when warm
Replies: 9
Views: 4485

Re: difficulty starting when warm

I have a 2500S and fuel evaporation has never really been an issue. In my experience fuel evaporisation seems to affect Mk1's more with Strombergs. I would definitely agree with Dave B's comments about the rotor arm and bin the old one specially if it is the riveted type. The problem may also be rel...
by johnnydog
Tue Aug 27, 2013 3:56 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: new member
Replies: 3
Views: 2425

Re: new member

Well, seeing as no one else has said it - Hello, welcome, and I hope you find the right car soon! Not wanting to state the obvious, although your desire to get a 'Big Six' may run away with you, don't buy the first car you see unless you are ablsolutely certain its the right car for you and OK in ev...
by johnnydog
Tue Aug 27, 2013 12:23 pm
Forum: General Triumph Problems
Topic: Dies after acceleration
Replies: 13
Views: 8337

Re: Dies after acceleration

I assume you are on Strombergs from the age of the car? It sounds like they are running weak. Assuming that the diaphragms are good ( supple and not holed) and the pistons rise and fall correctly (with no sticking, and fall with a metallic clunk), and the carbs are operating simultaneously, then the...
by johnnydog
Wed Aug 21, 2013 11:27 pm
Forum: Any other event
Topic: Tatton Park.
Replies: 7
Views: 4472

Re: Tatton Park.

Sorry to have missed you Bill, especially as you didn't make the National! Incidentally, next years National hopefully will be a little nearer for you! However, I can assure you we were there, but probably rummaging on the Autojumble at the time !!
by johnnydog
Wed Aug 21, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: Any other event
Topic: Tatton Park.
Replies: 7
Views: 4472

Re: Tatton Park.

Alan, Tatton Park (although in Cheshire) is now organised by myself and details appear in advance in the Lancashire Group Report. Shows are early June and mid August. Remind me around Easter time if you are still wanting to come and I'll add you to the list! The invitation is open to any members Tri...
by johnnydog
Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: WANTED
Replies: 4
Views: 2467

Re: WANTED

Sorted!!
by johnnydog
Fri Aug 09, 2013 9:05 am
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: WANTED
Replies: 4
Views: 2467

Re: WANTED

Cheers Lee. I am going check 'stock' and see what I have and get back in touch.
by johnnydog
Thu Aug 08, 2013 10:59 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: WANTED
Replies: 4
Views: 2467

Re: WANTED

Are you still after these black door pulls for a Mk1? If so, do you want the late ones or the earlier ones with a cover for the screws? If you want the later ones, I may be able to help if you want to pm me. John.
by johnnydog
Thu Aug 08, 2013 10:45 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Mk1 centre console radio panel wanted
Replies: 16
Views: 4720

Re: Mk1 centre console radio panel wanted

I have one of these radio facia panels Ted if you want to pm me. John
by johnnydog
Thu Aug 01, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Rare/desirable options...
Replies: 51
Views: 16799

Re: Rare/desirable options...

Regarding these early heated rear windows, the broad element adhesive type with the trailing wiring that disappeared under the parcel shelf were quite conmmon, but this type was an accessory rather than an option. The element in the type I'm refering to were bonded to the interior surface of the gla...