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by migray
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 wiper motor
Replies: 2
Views: 164

Re: SP250 wiper motor

Some information on the TR Register forum - with picture links https://www.tr-register.co.uk/forums/in ... per-motor/
May give you some help
by migray
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Clutch Slave Cylinder
Replies: 13
Views: 393

Re: SP250 Clutch Slave Cylinder

Well the part number for the slave cylinder is meant to be 308049 (Daimler) the Girling number is 64068867 so I think at least the label for the kit is right.
by migray
Wed Sep 04, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Car Data Sheets from new and old DLOC websites
Topic: DJ254 data sheet
Replies: 5
Views: 231

Re: DJ254 data sheet

Chris

I have an edited version of the roadster sheet which describes the NDHC. It is in Word format so you could edit it.

Mike
by migray
Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Bishop Gear Steering Box shims
Replies: 3
Views: 106

Re: Bishop Gear Steering Box shims

Would this be suitable? Minimum order of £35 though. https://www.repco-tech.co.uk/shims-product?shim_id=422

Mike
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: 327

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: 721

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: 475

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: 838

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: 650

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...