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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 »

Robert Hugh Fearon Anderson


September 4, 2016, 9:03 pm

It seems (according to his grave) that this man died at Silverstone almost 50 years ago, August 15th 1967. I vaguely remember his funeral/interment as a schoolkid - and recently 'cleaned him up' ... Read more »

New addition to the fleet...


March 5, 2016, 8:23 pm

1980s DDR magnificence! https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/E2TgFSjVLOq5NpZCoU_aAdMTjNZETYmyPJy0liipFm0?feat=directlink https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/mCXaSm3R_smY60-kk4WxntMTjNZETYmyPJy0l... Read more »

Lucas Horn mounting


February 2, 2016, 7:30 pm

I have a couple of Lucas Horns, just like these; http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/0RIGINAL-LUCAS-DUAL-TONE-12-VOLT-HORNS-/262260900504?hash=item3d0ff7c298:g:5acAAOSwk5FUvCP2 and I want to mount them on my... Read more »

Fuel tank sensor and gauge

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December 7, 2015, 12:14 pm

I have to debug an old-style fuel gauge problem this winter, it never moves. I will first check that the gauge is wired correctly, and has power. As I see it, the gauge is really an ammeter, the cu... Read more »

Headlight bulb orientation


November 13, 2015, 12:09 am

1 have acquired a pair of halogen (I believe) headlights 'kits', the bulbs are as seen here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/imvpaq82vifpnhn/small_0160.JPG?dl=0 Am I correct in thinking that this orient... Read more »

diesel engine that fits super snipe


November 5, 2015, 3:27 pm

Hi I have two humber super snipe one manual and one auto they are both 1961 I have the manual one refurbished , but the engine is gone in the auto one and was thinking of putting a diesel engine ... Read more »

Supplying a car for filming.


November 4, 2015, 1:47 pm

The club I belong to get quite a few requests for cars to be used in filming. What I've noticed over the years is the fee being offered gets lower and lower. Latest one is for car plus driver for ... Read more »

Automobilia auction in East Anglia this weekend


October 14, 2015, 10:44 pm

http://www.twgaze.co.uk/auction/lots/?id=1112&lot=6374&pp=999999#block In case anybody wants a box of carb. parts or a 1948 Rover. -- Davey. Read more »

vinyl over the wall nut on the door of humber super snipe


October 10, 2015, 12:03 am

Hi again looking for some more information on my humber super snipe , on al l four doors at the top of the wood trim is vinyl and it needs replacing it all cracked and broken some of it is missing... Read more »

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Fuel tank sender unit - 1947 Morgan 4/4 rating: 5

Any thoughts/opinions would be welcome re this problem, guys. Fuel gauge didn't work; problem traced to tank sender unit, so new sender unit purchased - actually for 1966 A-H Sprite, because we knew... Read more »

Insurance rating: 5

Gentlemen, I am about to sell my Bedford CA Camper and replace it with a Rover P6, 3.5 litre Auto. I am currently insured by a camper related insurance, can anybody point me to a good insurer for t... Read more »

Battery charger for laid-up car rating: 5

I'm looking for a battery charger that I can leave connected for some weeks, that will take care of the battery with no attention. I see several on Amazon, etc, but I am looking for personal recomm... Read more »

Fur around battery terminal rating: 5

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 »

78 Olds Cutlass Salon 4DSD - value? rating: 5

This blue beauty was bought new, has only about 35,000 miles on it, and has been kept in an indoor garage. Runs great and has no body damage or corrosion. V-6 engine, auto transmission. Any idea what... Read more »

Wanted 40 DCOE Weber Manifold for TR4A rating: 5

I am wanting to buy a Twin 40 Weber manifold suitable for the Triumph TR4A high port engine. Anyone on the group got one for sale at a reasonable cost? Dixie Read more »

Citroen DS 23 Petrol Tank Removal rating: 5

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 rating: 5

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 »

WTD humber wheels rating: 5

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

Rust Primer rating: 5

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 »

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