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Front crank seal.

October 23, 2019, 2:54 pm

Dribble from the front crank seal on the SD1 has changed into a flood. Did change the seal not that long ago, and noticed the pulley assembly had a deep groove where the seal rubs. So the new seal ... Read more »

US Minor

April 6, 2019, 8:54 pm

Posted on a photo forum (, taken today at the Central Florida All-British Car Show: -- Cheers, Rob Read more »

Plug spanner size

December 9, 2018, 11:08 am

Here's a question for classic car types. Which arose from a question on a FB group. And I was surprised no one seemed to know. You've lost your dedicated 14mm plug socket - but the engine design w... Read more »

Identification please

August 17, 2017, 10:22 am Photo taken before 1939 in Barnstaple. TIA John Read more »

Looking for VW Beetle White, EUY882J

July 16, 2017, 6:28 pm

Looking for EUY882J Dont suppost anyone knows of EUY882J, still looking for it now.... on a sorn for years.... Read more »

Lucas horns

May 31, 2017, 6:06 pm

There is a pair of Lucas horns on e-bay at the moment: The domes are not chromed, although the trumpets are, and they have mesh in them, but stil... Read more »

Classic Car meet

May 18, 2017, 12:28 am

Saturday 17th June 2017, lunchtime onwards The Grazing Harts, Micklebring, South Yorkshire, S66 7RR Free admission Barbeque Read more »

Coachbuilder conversion: can anyone identify the car?

May 13, 2017, 5:21 pm

In the 1940s-1960s several coachbuilders created estate cars / shooting brakes on luxury cars. Here's a partial snapshot of one, and I am trying to guess the original car from the rear wheel valance... Read more »

Humber super snipe

April 19, 2017, 4:01 pm

Hi can any one help me out my 1961 humber super snipe is taking in air in t he fuel pump but it one full steel pipe into the tank I can see long bubble in the clear pipe going to the pump it fine ... Read more »

1967 Land Rover with 2.6L Rover motor with a Weslake Head

January 7, 2017, 5:19 pm

I am working on my Tan 1967 Land Rover Station Wagon 109. Alex from British Motor in Sacramento CA USA is reviewing the Motor and setting tappets for me. He calls ask why due you have a Rev ... Read more »

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Citroen DS 23 Petrol Tank Removal

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I've completely stripped down my DS 23 ready for welding but can't work out how to detach the petrol tank from the fuel line. So far as I can see there is a continuous polyethylene pipe running tigh... Read more »

Alternator type LRA101

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Hi. My car is listed as fitted with a Lucas 17ACR alternator. The alternator fitted at some point in the cars life is marked as a LRA101. Looking on the net some sources say the LRA101 has 34 amp ou... Read more »

gearbox on Rover P4 classic

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Hi, About the manual gearbox of my Rover P4: First gear is not synchornized. Selecting first from neutral is -somtimes- difficult (you must 'seek and find the entrance') and sometimes very smooth.. ... Read more »

Wolseley 4/44 Gear linkages

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Please can anybody recommend someone who could adjust /repair the linkages of my 1955 Wolseley 4/44 column gear change. It was suggested to me that it might need the holes brazing up and re-drille... Read more »

Brake master cylinder repair kit

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I'm looking for a replacement piston (Type 1) for a Lockheed brake master cylinder casting 25489/2 (or a complete unit) as I want to repla... Read more »


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the usual cutaway where we find the car with 'steam' coming out of it and covered in mud, but well and truly f**ked. The 'dead' lovey was only acting, but the car wasn't. Bastards. -- *This message ... Read more »

Rust Primer

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All, Can anyone assist me with a firm that supplies 'Bonda Rust Primer + Zinc' ? I have used this primer and found it to be very good indeed, but cant find anyone who sells it ! Many Thanks Chris Bed... Read more »

WTD humber wheels

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Anyone out there got or knows for 4 or 5 Humber sceptre 15 steel rims for sale Read more »

Vintage Headlight Dipping

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The headlights on my 1926 Rolls-Royce 20hp have single filament bulbs, and the method of reducing the glare for oncoming drivers is by operating a dashboard mounted switch that reduces the current an... Read more »

Fur around battery terminal

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I have observed white- green crystalline fur around the positive terminal of the battery in my car. Does anyone know what it is, and how it gets there? thanks dan Read more » is a website by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts. It is not affiliated with any of the car or spare part manufacturers or car dealers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.