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by migray
Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: DE36 Accelerator Pedal Stuck
Replies: 6
Views: 286

Re: DE36 Accelerator Pedal Stuck

I found on the DJ accelerator pedal that it is necessary to disconnect the linkage (small ball joint) at the top of the pedal to allow it to pivot fully back on its bottom hinge. This allows access to lubricate the pivot properly. It is prone to binding and my pedal broke at this point before replac...
by migray
Mon Jul 29, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Trafficator Switch
Replies: 11
Views: 676

Re: Trafficator Switch

by migray
Tue Jul 23, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Speedometer calibration
Replies: 11
Views: 417

Re: Speedometer calibration

There is a useful article about speedometer refurbishment and calibration here http://obswww.unige.ch/~wildif/cars/doc ... repair.pdf
by migray
Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Advance Weight Springs
Replies: 16
Views: 790

Re: Advance Weight Springs

A photo in the Wilf Stephens technical articles shows the springs in a little more detail. You can see that the fat spring is not stretched when the distributor is stationary.
WilfStephens/useful-photos/Distributor% ... abrook.JPG
by migray
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Dart fuel tank fittings
Replies: 10
Views: 599

Re: Dart fuel tank fittings

Aston Martin specialist Four Ashes Garage have had new parts made for the petrol reserve units. I think they can supply complete units as well as refurbish with anodized ethanol resistant fittings. https://www.fourashesgarage.co.uk/lucas-petrol-reserve-valves-for-astons-alvis-armstrong-siddeley-bris...
by migray
Mon Jul 08, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Trafficator Switch
Replies: 11
Views: 676

Re: Trafficator Switch

Dennis

If it is a TCS34 there is one for sale here https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Classic-LUCA ... SwTC1dGMjI

Mike
by migray
Wed Jul 03, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Daimler Histories & Statistics (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Daimler Ambulance
Replies: 0
Views: 122

Daimler Ambulance

Picture of LCC ambulance at the Emergency Medical Services Show at ExCel last week. Part of the London Ambulance historic collection