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by big_billc
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Rusty fuel tank
Replies: 21
Views: 2205

Rusty fuel tank

I just typed and looked up the website, I was about to send when the last post came in. Decided to sent it anyway just for anybody who had the same problem. The best thing is a S/S tank but is not cheap if money is an issue. If you want to clean & seal the inside and protect the outside look at belo...
by big_billc
Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Dash leds...
Replies: 54
Views: 7320

Dash leds...

Thank you for the advice it is much appreciated. I got a moderators automated email (the actual human moderators had no knowledge) saying that as a new member ??? I have infringed the rules by putting my last post, and it was stopped from going onto the page. Reading this long list of rules, I can o...
by big_billc
Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: 1800Ti Top Turbo Pipe Wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 699

1800Ti Top Turbo Pipe Wanted

Hi All, Hopefully somebody can help me out. The pipe I need is from the turbo across the top of the engine into the inlet of the engine -see picture Can someone either let me temporarily borrow this pipe or sell it to me? I am having my car engine re-built but the garage wont continue, as they are s...
by big_billc
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Dash leds...
Replies: 54
Views: 7320

Dash leds...

Have I have got this thread correct? 1 for Clock 4 for Switches 1 for Heater controls at https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/281-BA7S-LUCAS-TYPE-LLB281-CAR-DASH-PANEL-GAUGES-LED-SMD-LIGHT-BULBS-LAMP-12V/153123993301?_trkparms=aid%3D555017%26algo%3DPL.CASSINI%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D53377%26meid%3D4f8f66c0a84d4c0f9e...
by big_billc
Tue Jul 31, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: XJS mirrors for sale
Replies: 6
Views: 1235

XJS mirrors for sale

I have fitted these also, but I now know a man who I can come to if I cannot work out the wiring.
by big_billc
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SS1 bonnet
Replies: 7
Views: 600

SS1 bonnet

I have one, but expect I will be taking my Sabre to Curborough. Where do you live maybe we can work out, I live in Croydon.
by big_billc
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Sabre Front bonnet stops Required
Replies: 6
Views: 790

Sabre Front bonnet stops Required

By the way not grinding in the valves was not me. I bought the head and understood the valves were seated and head skimmed. It is a reminder always to double check EVERYTHING.
by big_billc
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Sabre Front bonnet stops Required
Replies: 6
Views: 790

Sabre Front bonnet stops Required

Hi Scimjim It has been a long haul as I said years ago it appeared to be running then stopped starting. I got someone around and we found the ECU to fuel pump wiring to be faulty. When I checked it out it was a mess bad connections using household wiring and an idiot doing it. I sorted it all disgus...
by big_billc
Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Sabre Front bonnet stops Required
Replies: 6
Views: 790

Sabre Front bonnet stops Required

Has anybody got some spare 'New' Inlet & Exhaust Valves (genuine Nissan pls - 4 Inlet & 4 Exhaust rqd. but will consider purchasing singles) for my 1800Ti Sabre as have just heard that one is bent (after doing the rebuild (damn !) ?
big BillC
by big_billc
Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Sabre Front bonnet stops Required
Replies: 6
Views: 790

Sabre Front bonnet stops Required

Has anybody got the two 'new' front Bonnet Stops for an 1800Ti Sabre (perhaps same as SS1/SST) - required immediately ?
Big BillC
by big_billc
Mon Sep 12, 2016 8:08 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting
Replies: 10
Views: 1632

Re: Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting

Thanks Doug and all above. Found a link from years ago from Jim Russell he had identical problems, also Jim Kings link to RockAuto. The fault search continues,
by big_billc
Mon Sep 12, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting
Replies: 10
Views: 1632

Re: Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting

Can anybody tell me the ref number of the optical pickup? If this is difficult to find, can you direct me to where I can buy one?
by big_billc
Thu Sep 01, 2016 11:23 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting
Replies: 10
Views: 1632

Re: Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting

Still unable to start the car. I have borrowed an ECU to test: - no difference I have by bypassed the ECU on the fuel pump taking it to earth so not to the ECU to test: - no difference I have tried a new coil to test: - no difference I have changed the plug gap from handbook 39mm to 25mm: - no diffe...
by big_billc
Wed Aug 17, 2016 8:11 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting
Replies: 10
Views: 1632

Sabre 1800Ti Problems Starting

Hi All, I won't be bringing my Sabre to Curborough as it will not start, and everything tried has not been successful. I just bought a new coil off of eBay to try that (good price : - link below £10.99) It occurred to me a spare ECU would be useful. If anybody has a ECU they want to sell please phon...
by big_billc
Sun Jul 17, 2016 8:44 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: What are these?
Replies: 11
Views: 1511

Re: What are these?

I intend wiring so I have all on dipped and a on full beam. Still have to work this out though.

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