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by #100910
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Photo & Video Album
Topic: Billy Joel Gets the Car of His Dreams
Replies: 0
Views: 32

Billy Joel Gets the Car of His Dreams

Billy Joel Gets the Car of His Dreams in Velocity’s ‘Unique Rides’ Season 3
Filmed at Joel’s shop in Oyster Bay, the Grammy winner’s episode shows his 1962 Jaguar Mark II getting a serious audio upgrade.
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by #100910
Wed Jul 03, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Removal of float arm from SP250 petrol tank sender.
Replies: 10
Views: 665

Re: Removal of float arm from SP250 petrol tank sender.

Crimps are view-able on each side.
The bar appears to have been pre-crimped and then forced in to the half-way point:
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by #100910
Mon May 27, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Handbrake Fail!
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Re: SP250 Handbrake Fail!

A review of the boot's contents. 1) Beck Arnley fuel pump box 2) Louisville Slugger - useful for encouraging activity from recalcitrant fuel pumps 3) Gallon plastic coolant container 4) RainX glass treatment 5) Length of wood? & length of pipe? - possible surrogate boot-n-bonnet prop rods 6) Loaf of...
by #100910
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Daimler for sale
Topic: SP 250 Chassis No. 100997
Replies: 3
Views: 285

Re: SP 250 Chassis No. 100997

Engine and gearbox sourced from an older chassis:

100330 :: 737-0435 :: 89500

100910 :: 737-1486 :: 96753 :: 61568

100997 :: 737-1646 :: 89255 :: 60331
by #100910
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: Tic-Toc watchman is fishing again
Replies: 9
Views: 842

Re: Tic-Toc watchman is fishing again

Triple-Eared Knock Offs
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by #100910
Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:58 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Radiator Removal
Replies: 3
Views: 308

Re: SP250 Radiator Removal

I thank you Ian for the undeserved courtesy of an "I assume". The task was 40+ years in my rear view also. Resolved : There will be no redemption with the fan extension in place. Ratcheting on the generator nut allows the crank to be turned for optimal access to each bolt. Once one has made their pe...
by #100910
Sat Mar 23, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Radiator Removal
Replies: 3
Views: 308

SP250 Radiator Removal

Can the radiator be removed with fan extension and cross member in place? The fan blade has been removed, but I can't seem to find the magic angle to allow extraction. Repair manual states "remove two hoses, four bolts, all done". Access to the bolt heads on the inside of the extension is tight, so ...
by #100910
Sun Mar 03, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: SP250 Owners Handbook
Replies: 9
Views: 539

Re: SP250 Owners Handbook

100910 was built in August 1961 and has the "FIRST EDITION, 1959" handbook. It also has the two paste-over papers in red ink on pages for "USE OF THE CLUTCH" and "REMOVING AND REPLACING SPARK PLUG". Both the handbook and the "Supplement For Accessories & Extras" were in the driver-side door pocket w...
by #100910
Sun Mar 03, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Chassis 100930
Replies: 2
Views: 278

Re: Chassis 100930

------------------------------ http://archive.dloc.co.uk/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=18314&SearchTerms=100930 ------------------------------ 29 August 2015 ------------------------------------------------------------ 100930;£35k: http://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C653211 Dave ------------------------...