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by alan.wells
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: RAC - Customer loyalty penalty
Replies: 23
Views: 748

RAC - Customer loyalty penalty

Hi Kwackers, I used Caravan Guard since 2002 to 2015 for my previous motorhomes, their very reasonable premiums included breakdown and recovery, but when we bought our latest new motorhome they wouldn't insures me unless I had a Tracker and Thatcham Cat 1 Alarm fitted, Comfort Insurance would insure...
by alan.wells
Sat Dec 22, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2019 Exeter trial
Replies: 8
Views: 850

2019 Exeter trial

Good luck Steve & navigator, missed you on the Edinburg, not competing on the Exeter, but hopefully we will be on the Lands End at Easter and combine the trial with a holiday in the South.
Regards
Alan & John
by alan.wells
Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: 1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe
Replies: 192
Views: 34664

1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe

Hi Phil, thanks for your comments re electric oil pump, but we now know the reason for the big end failure, you will see in the pictures, the oil pump which is working fine, the camshaft has a one very shallow lobe in which a plunger / follower, and spring return is mounted, for each revolution of t...
by alan.wells
Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: 1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe
Replies: 192
Views: 34664

1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe

Hi Mike,
Clutch hub gear available from B/M club spares at £70 and the re corking approximately £40 a pair, so not to bad price wise, it's my back that's painful. Still haven't removed the big end as yet, having easy day today
Regards
Alan
by alan.wells
Sun Nov 18, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: 1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe
Replies: 192
Views: 34664

1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe

No Phil, Engine side this time, removed sump this morning and found quite a lot of white metal, definitely no 3 big end gone, plenty play, not striped it of as yet. So now we are onto plan B, refit the spare engine I have along with new clutch and clutch hub, this will probably be after Christmas, d...
by alan.wells
Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: 1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe
Replies: 192
Views: 34664

1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe

And some more
by alan.wells
Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: 1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe
Replies: 192
Views: 34664

1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe

Sorry, Pictures not in correct order, oops
by alan.wells
Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: 1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe
Replies: 192
Views: 34664

1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe

Well folks, after a lot of hard work over the past few days the engine and gearbox is now out and the units split, please see the procedure for this, at the top of the clutch housing , ( part of the gearbox ) in the photos below, the majority of the work is carried out through a 5 inch x 3 inch aper...
by alan.wells
Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: 1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe
Replies: 192
Views: 34664

1926, Bullnose Morris Oxford 3/4 coupe

How do folks again, Disaster has struck again, I'm in the process of removing the engine and gearbox yet again, it all started whilst John & I were returning to Keswick after marshalling on the VSCC Lakeland Trial late afternoon last Saturday, we came via country roads from Grizdale to pick up the A...
by alan.wells
Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1236
Views: 107202

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

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by alan.wells
Sun Sep 09, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Early Sabre
Topic: Goodwood Revival 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 475

Goodwood Revival 2018

We are here with the Bullnose, only seen 2 Reliant since Thursday.
On route home tomoz arriving back in Clitheroe Tuesday
Regards Alan & June
by alan.wells
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Computer Problems and Solutions
Topic: Latest W10 update distaster
Replies: 4
Views: 1401

Latest W10 update distaster

Many thanks David & Jim,
I will read and digest all info received tomorrow, knackered now.
Regards
Alan
by alan.wells
Tue Jul 31, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Computer Problems and Solutions
Topic: Latest W10 update distaster
Replies: 4
Views: 1401

Latest W10 update distaster

Hi Folks, Over Monday night Microsoft updated my W10,this morning I could not recognise my desktop, my folders had disappeared along with all my shortcuts, and no longer to access outlook 2007, loosing all my folders within, I have spent all day trying to move forward to access, but with no avail. I...
by alan.wells
Fri Jul 27, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1236
Views: 107202

Good or Appropriate Number Plates

Coupe Racing,
One letter different to mine
WE11S AL on a Jazz

Regards
Alan
by alan.wells
Sun May 20, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Oulton Park
Replies: 14
Views: 1193

Oulton Park

Well another fantastic Vintage Sports Car Club meeting at Oulton Parks, thanks Mike, the pictures below are taken by my Grandson Daniel.

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