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by ron.rsp
Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: On Top
Replies: 1
Views: 148

On Top

Anyone with suggestions or advice re fabric hooding, I have just removed the old none original top and now need to replace.
I have samples of Duck, Double Duck, Mohair, Wigan and Pvc Everflex any advice appreciated.

Ron
by ron.rsp
Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: Daimler for sale
Topic: DE27 Royal connection
Replies: 8
Views: 673

Re: DE27 Royal connection

If you Google "Rossleigh Daimlers Edinburgh" you will then see "Sleigh Chauffeur Drive" there is a pic of Daimlers in front of Hollyrood Palace. The DE27 is in the pic along with some other models. The DE27 may have been owned by Sleigh and used for Royal duties when the Royal Family were in Edinbur...
by ron.rsp
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: EL24 Rear Quarterlight Frames.
Replies: 0
Views: 119

EL24 Rear Quarterlight Frames.

Looking for quarter light frames!
Any help appreciated.

Ron.
by ron.rsp
Thu May 16, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: EL24 Differential Drain Plug
Replies: 5
Views: 464

Re: EL24 Differential Drain Plug

Thanks for the suggestions, I have now been able to remove and it is still useable!
Similar to sump plug Marcel but 5/8th" head the sump one is 7/16".

Ron
by ron.rsp
Thu May 09, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: EL24 Differential Drain Plug
Replies: 5
Views: 464

Re: EL24 Differential Drain Plug

Thanks for that Colin, I thought that I was going to have to be brutal with it as it would not move. The brass head of the nut was rather worn and my socket kept slipping off, however success tonight. After wedging socket against axle stand with a wood block to keep it on the nut then using a clamp ...
by ron.rsp
Thu May 09, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: EL24 Differential Drain Plug
Replies: 5
Views: 464

EL24 Differential Drain Plug

Can anyone advise me if replacement differential brass drain plugs are available for EL24?

Ron.
by ron.rsp
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Windscreen Screws
Replies: 0
Views: 176

Windscreen Screws

Looking for very small countersunk machine screws for windscreen, only four threads long that fit into windscreen
frame channel. Any help appreciated, I have seen for American cars but maybe thread form could be wrong!

Ron.
by ron.rsp
Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11
Replies: 7
Views: 419

Re: Removing paint from Lanchester LA11

Go 40 grit with good quality discs then you will make progress, be careful with air driven sander, too fast speed will make too much heat which is not good. Electric sander not too fast is what I used, EL24 back to bare metal.

Ron
by ron.rsp
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: EL24 Rad
Replies: 6
Views: 719

Re: EL24 Rad

Thank you for this good advice Neil, always best to listen to someone who has done the job!

Ron.
by ron.rsp
Fri Jan 11, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: EL24 Rad
Replies: 6
Views: 719

Re: EL24 Rad

Thank you for this Mark very helpful, the thermostat housing does fit over the four bolts and I have made
new cork gasket so good flush fit should be just fine.

Ron