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by NickDeAth
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Engine woes. ! !
Replies: 149
Views: 13888

Re: Engine woes. ! !

Well done All, worth all the effort.
by NickDeAth
Sat Aug 03, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Consort Front Bumper Brackets
Replies: 5
Views: 335

Re: Consort Front Bumper Brackets

Work in progress!
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by NickDeAth
Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Consort Front Bumper Brackets
Replies: 5
Views: 335

Re: Consort Front Bumper Brackets

Thank you for the picture David. It makes a whole lot more sense with all the wings etc out of the way. Unfortunately I am attempting this repair with the wings on. I don't have the space or inclination to strip all the front end off. I'll take pictures as I go along and post them later (or when I'v...
by NickDeAth
Thu Jul 18, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Consort Front Bumper Brackets
Replies: 5
Views: 335

Re: Consort Front Bumper Brackets

Thank you Marcel. I've cut some metal reasonably to size, when I have trimmed them properly I'll make some holes to put the bolts through. I would rather not weld the bolts in anyway, makes refitting the bumper brackets a bit more flexible in case of errors!

Thanks again, regards Nick
by NickDeAth
Wed Jul 17, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Consort Front Bumper Brackets
Replies: 5
Views: 335

Consort Front Bumper Brackets

Could I assume that the bolts that hold the front bumper brackets to the box like extension to the chassis are welded to the inside of the "box"? As I think is common with Consorts the bottom the "boxes" on mine are in very poor condition. In fact the left hand one is missing and the right hand alth...
by NickDeAth
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: fan belt tension
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: fan belt tension

I think I have a belt somewhere with the original number on it, I'll try and find it and post the number on here. I seem to remember they are quite a wide section.

Nick
by NickDeAth
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: fan belt tension
Replies: 6
Views: 390

Re: fan belt tension

How much movement have you got on the longest run of the belt? If it's more than 1/2 to 3/4 inch that' s too much and the belt is too long.

Nick
by NickDeAth
Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Daimler 15 engine rubbers.
Replies: 4
Views: 227

Re: Daimler 15 engine rubbers.

It's a penny you don't have to pay tax on!

Nick
by NickDeAth
Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Jobs for a 'on the ramp' day
Replies: 16
Views: 748

Re: Jobs for a 'on the ramp' day

It's only 3 nuts/ bolts,far easier to do off the car. Besides while they are off you could drain and refill they only hold about half a litre between them. You don't need a ramp, just jack it up and take the wheel off.

Regards :Nick
by NickDeAth
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Daimler 15 starting
Replies: 12
Views: 597

Re: Daimler 15 starting

I would say that is a definite no no, as far as I know the fluid flywheel can't work backwards.

Nick