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by roymck
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: heater control knobs
Replies: 2
Views: 106

heater control knobs

Mk3 Ford Zephyr 4 and 6 but not the Mk3 Ford Zephyr Zodiac model .
by roymck
Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: How To Guides/FAQs
Topic: Essex Camshaft gear change
Replies: 7
Views: 512

Essex Camshaft gear change

Some people myself included noticed that the new timing wheel rubs against the timing cover causing a noise that can be felt from the timing cover when the engine is running . It barely touches but it’s enough to make a noise .Cured by taking a small grinder to the offending rib , just clean it all ...
by roymck
Thu Oct 03, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1411
Views: 146505

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

I’m out in Gibraltar for a weeks sunshine . All cars have the prefix G then a number . Spotted G2 on a ordinary boring Japanese family car . Then G1 on the Governors car a black Lexus . Now if the owners of G1 in this country on a black Bentley drove to Gibraltar on there holiday that would create p...
by roymck
Sat Sep 28, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: Coupé
Topic: Alternative Coupé register ;-)
Replies: 649
Views: 42517

Alternative Coupé register ;-)

And this very interesting item I will just copy direct from Slice, it is not signed but is probably by Robin Rew ... [/quote] That’s the first time I have seen reference to a No1 Coupe and the fact that it was painted white , so somebody must have seen it . Also AUE 38B more confusion over its re-ch...
by roymck
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Power Steering for Se5A
Replies: 14
Views: 611

Power Steering for Se5A

gtcse8 wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:01 am
Don Ricardo wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 7:08 am
Whats the 5A's original rack from anyway?
LHD Austin 1800/2200 with Shorter track rods fitted.
I thought about this many years ago , the 1800 and 2200 did have a power steering option, couldn’t find a lhd Power rack 30 yrs ago though.
by roymck
Sun Sep 15, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Coupe Build From Australia
Replies: 634
Views: 115962

Coupe Build From Australia

His posts have been quiet so I hope not.
by roymck
Fri Sep 13, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: 6a lower wishbones - what have I done wrong!?
Replies: 34
Views: 2224

6a lower wishbones - what have I done wrong!?

I can’t see where it says that. The 6 (Reliant) manual says the shims top and bottom are for camber adjustment and doesn’t mention caster at all, it later says that they’re all set at manufacture and shouldn’t need changing. 40 or 50 years on, I’d add shims top or bottom as required to set the camb...
by roymck
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Coupé
Topic: Front bumpers
Replies: 9
Views: 358

Front bumpers

When I looked into having bumpers made it was a company called Harrington in Vietnam I was discussing it with . They needed a perfect front bumper to copy .
by roymck
Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Forum Issues & News
Topic: For Sale
Replies: 13
Views: 784

For Sale

scimjim wrote:
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:25 pm
Dave 6726 wrote:
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:16 pm
Good idea...........
(I had to assume BB's Sabre had sold after spending ten minutes searching for an advert that had been removed.)
yes, if an item is marked as sold, it’s moved to “gathering dust”
Not always I have an add that I added Sold to and it’s still there dated 2nd July
by roymck
Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Sabre 6 wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 208

Sabre 6 wanted

Don’t suppose anybody has a up and running Sabre 6 for sale at the moment . Could be tempted by one .
by roymck
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: You couldn’t make it up could you
Replies: 14
Views: 642

You couldn’t make it up could you

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Diesel generator for charging up electric cars
by roymck
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale
Topic: Bits for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 359

Bits for sale

Having a sort out of the depths of my garage came across the following items , any interest ? Genuine for V6 Essex sump gasket £12.00 posted 561012C7-4E28-436F-90F2-00EF2E71E806.jpeg Rare I believe NOS Clutch release bearing . Looks like 41 mm ID and curved release face £25.00 posted 447D3419-598E-4...
by roymck
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1411
Views: 146505

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

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by roymck
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: V6 Coupe workshop manual NOW SOLD
Replies: 1
Views: 365

V6 Coupe workshop manual NOW SOLD

Used V6 Coupe workshop manual . £25.00 posted to UK .
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by roymck
Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: The Golden Coupe
Replies: 148
Views: 16203

The Golden Coupe

Thanks again for all the kind words , the car went yesterday to it’s new home and I am sure it will be finished soon . This leaves me with the following cars , neither needing work , so I am able to abide by the rules .NO PROJECTS 6C853B82-B4DA-4688-90F2-7EEC7F909942.jpeg 181B076A-F727-43FB-A6DF-EC7...

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