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Lucas horns


May 31, 2017, 6:06 pm

There is a pair of Lucas horns on e-bay at the moment: http://www.ebay.com/itm/132210307619?ul_noapp=true 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 »

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 »

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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Wolseley 4/44 Gear linkages rating: 5

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 »

1967 Land Rover with 2.6L Rover motor with a Weslake Head rating: 5

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 »

gearbox on Rover P4 classic rating: 5

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 »

Vintage Headlight Dipping rating: 5

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 »

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