Search:

Type: Posts; User: Chris1; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    18
    Views
    982

    I'm not sure about a V8 in a scooter but you...

    I'm not sure about a V8 in a scooter but you could get some AC badges for it,
    therefore still keeping in the AC theme if you know what I mean .
    AC's in Benfleet did have some imput a long while...
  2. Replies
    240
    Views
    30,696

    If you go the whole James Hunt route that would...

    If you go the whole James Hunt route that would really upset the woke brigade, although I wouldn't advise that
    as he didn't last very long but I'm sure it was good while it lasted !
    By the way the...
  3. Replies
    13
    Views
    736

    Just had a though, have you checked that the...

    Just had a though,
    have you checked that the diff is not loose.
    The bolts are normally lock wired into place so if they start to
    loosen they cannot completely let go if you know what I mean....
  4. Replies
    13
    Views
    736

    If you have good quality uj's and they are...

    If you have good quality uj's and they are regularly greased, they will last a
    good few thousand engine hrs .
  5. Replies
    13
    Views
    736

    Any uj's should have virtually no free play in...

    Any uj's should have virtually no free play in them and also make sure they are full of grease .
    Chris.
  6. Replies
    13
    Views
    736

    You will need to take the wheels off so that you...

    You will need to take the wheels off so that you can get a better idea by measuring at the outside diameter as you say.
    You can leave the wheels on but you need to be able to judge that for...
  7. Replies
    13
    Views
    736

    If you raise the back end of the floor, you will...

    If you raise the back end of the floor,
    you will then need to keep the input shaft still .
    Once you have done that if you get hold of the output
    flanges and try to turn them, you should have a...
  8. Replies
    13
    Views
    736

    I get a little bit with my xj diff, this isn't...

    I get a little bit with my xj diff, this isn't unusual,
    you can check the lash and should be about half to three quarters
    of an inch.
    Chris.
  9. Thread: Another Newbie

    by Chris1
    Replies
    12
    Views
    975

    I went with the blue and white stripes, although...

    I went with the blue and white stripes, although the stripes are done in Jag off white colour.
    As previously mentioned, I am still pleased with the result twenty odd years on .
    Chris.
  10. Thread: Another Newbie

    by Chris1
    Replies
    12
    Views
    975

    Similar situation when I built my SR, with RV8...

    Similar situation when I built my SR, with RV8 and Jag running gear although this was pre SVA days .
    Started in 93, registered in 97, that year we moved house so lots going on and was working away ...
  11. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,439

    As far as I know the requirements are that if...

    As far as I know the requirements are that if they are fitted they must work,
    thats it .
    So that would apply to your old Morris Minor for instance.
    Chris.
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    469

    I know that Southern Roadcraft did a very small...

    I know that Southern Roadcraft did a very small run of the Ferrari Daytona,
    that was back in the early nineties.
    This was the time when I got involved with my Cobra build but was also thinking ...
  13. Thread: New to it all

    by Chris1
    Replies
    28
    Views
    2,570

    It will not be an SR chassis as they had steel...

    It will not be an SR chassis as they had steel floor pans .
  14. Thread: New to it all

    by Chris1
    Replies
    28
    Views
    2,570

    I know that Southern Roadcraft did use the Pilgim...

    I know that Southern Roadcraft did use the Pilgim shells on their early models.
    Chris.
  15. Replies
    240
    Views
    30,696

    Ignoring all of the touch condition problems...

    Ignoring all of the touch condition problems (opportunities) that you have, the twin megaphones
    look the part and I'm sure they will sound as they should .
    Have a look at the the set up that was on...
  16. Thread: New to it all

    by Chris1
    Replies
    28
    Views
    2,570

    Would agree with AlexB's take on the subject and...

    Would agree with AlexB's take on the subject and if you go with the Galaxies with raised lettering you
    will not be disappointed,
    Chris.
  17. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,095

    I myself have never had any issues with the...

    I myself have never had any issues with the French people (that's the normal everyday people that is).
    No issues with the French police on all my trips to the continent or any other force in those...
  18. Replies
    10
    Views
    928

    I agree with that and only have 12 k miles on my...

    I agree with that and only have 12 k miles on my SR, spent a good bit of time on the rear Calipers when I built it.
    There is insignificant wear and the handbrake has always been good at mot time,...
  19. Also good to check that battery is good and fully...

    Also good to check that battery is good and fully charged as previously mentioned.
  20. This might or might not be of interest but lots...

    This might or might not be of interest but lots of vehicles seem to throw up these kind of faults.
    I have just recently had a bucket load of these kind of faults with my 2008 my Focus, the wife ...
  21. Replies
    52
    Views
    3,606

    Nothing to do with headlights but have had a few...

    Nothing to do with headlights but have had a few near misses while out on my road push bike with muntjac
    in the north Essex area.
    They tend to run along the hedge rows in herds, you can see them...
  22. Replies
    52
    Views
    3,606

    Thanks for that info, I just need to try and...

    Thanks for that info,
    I just need to try and source a pair of decent lamps due to their being a lot of crap about.
    The lamps that I already have are the sealed beam type which are ok and have had...
  23. Thread: Fuel Tank

    by Chris1
    Replies
    4
    Views
    593

    The sender, if properly set up should give you a...

    The sender, if properly set up should give you a good idea of
    the state of wether the tank is half full or empty etc.
    Will not matter what the actual tank capacity is .
    If your unsure make sure...
  24. Replies
    52
    Views
    3,606

    I live outside the great moat toward the east...

    I live outside the great moat toward the east coast, a lot of the roads around my neck of the woods are fairly
    well lit so you could get away with the old tungsten stuff .
    The only problem, if you...
  25. Replies
    6
    Views
    714

    I've had mine out a few times this week due to...

    I've had mine out a few times this week due to having no mot on my old Focus .
    Wife had commandeered the other daily driver and we need replacement filters
    for the hot tube so I had to go out in...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4