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by Keith Ashworth
Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:29 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: sp250 auto gearbox
Replies: 14
Views: 1549

Re: sp250 auto gearbox

Catnap,
I have an automatic SP and it is fitted with a DG box.
There is a supplement for this and if you email me I will scan it for you.
Cheers
Keith
by Keith Ashworth
Mon Sep 10, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: LD10 Bonnet Catch
Replies: 2
Views: 353

Re: LD10 Bonnet Catch

Thanks Al.
Perhaps someone in the UK can help out.
Keith
by Keith Ashworth
Thu Sep 06, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: LD10 Bonnet Catch
Replies: 2
Views: 353

LD10 Bonnet Catch

Still after a catch to complete my restoration. It's the base I need. It's made of mazak and mine has cracked and the secondhand one's I've seen are all pitted. There were a few new one's cast in brass but it seems they're all gone and Adrian said the factory that made them will not be doing any mor...
by Keith Ashworth
Sun Aug 19, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Fuel pump
Replies: 8
Views: 809

Re: Fuel pump

A lot of other pumps are noisy too.
I have fitted an SU pump that has been overhauled annam very pleased with it.
Keith
by Keith Ashworth
Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:40 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Leather seat restoration
Replies: 2
Views: 254

Re: Leather seat restoration

Steven, If your colour is a common one, I have in the past seen if I can obtain a squab or seat from some going for complete retrim and seeing if your upholsterer can redeem some of the leather and use it. Alternatively someone may be wrecking a car with the same colour trim. That should keep costs ...
by Keith Ashworth
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 Saloon - too loud
Replies: 26
Views: 2542

Re: V8 Saloon - too loud

Gentlemen,
Stainless exhausts are always noisier.
I put one on my Majestic Major and another club member didn't approve.
However , one makes the car to suit one's own taste.
There's plenty of cars around that don't suit mine!!
Keith
by Keith Ashworth
Mon Jul 02, 2018 4:06 am
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Unknown Daimler tool kit
Replies: 9
Views: 598

Re: Unknown Daimler tool kit

Looks like a Regency or 104 kit to me.
Keith
by Keith Ashworth
Wed May 30, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Rotor Button LD10
Replies: 3
Views: 285

Re: Rotor Button LD10

Thanks Darren
by Keith Ashworth
Tue May 29, 2018 4:19 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Rotor Button LD10
Replies: 3
Views: 285

Rotor Button LD10

Hi Guys,
Having difficulty trying to find a new rotor button for the LD1O.
Can anyone assist please?
Keith
by Keith Ashworth
Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:26 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: LD10Timing
Replies: 6
Views: 400

Re: LD10Timing

Success.
The engine was apparently 180 degrees out.
Timed it on number 4 cylinder and hey presto.
Thanks chaps for your assistance.
Now only have to get the carb rebuilt as it seems too worn for it to run as it should.
Keith