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by Warsash 2
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8 250 Braking Problem
Replies: 15
Views: 658

Re: V8 250 Braking Problem

Hi John
Did you replace the hoses. I had a problem with the inner hose collapsing and not releasing the fluid back to the master cylinder.
Regards

Colin
by Warsash 2
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Chat Forum & General News
Topic: Mission of mercy to help my old dad out!
Replies: 19
Views: 702

Re: Mission of mercy to help my old dad out!

Hi Dave
I have a copy of the magazine you are looking for. Unfortunately it is part of a complete collection from 1996 to the present. I live in Fareham and would be willing to copy the pages your friend requires. If that yould be any help.
Regards
Colin
by Warsash 2
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Distributor
Replies: 2
Views: 356

Re: SP250 Distributor

Hi Try the distributor doctor. Not cheap but the best.
by Warsash 2
Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Chat Forum & General News
Topic: Withdrawal of Driving Licence for medical reasons
Replies: 6
Views: 484

Re: Withdrawal of Driving Licence for medical reasons

Hi The rules seem to have changed the list of notifiable medical conditions is enormous, have a look on the DVLA web site. Or perhaps not or there will be no cars on the road. There is a £1000 fine for not registring when your told and or course your insurance is not valid for driving when banned. T...
by Warsash 2
Mon Jun 22, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: Chat Forum & General News
Topic: Withdrawal of Driving Licence for medical reasons
Replies: 6
Views: 484

Withdrawal of Driving Licence for medical reasons

Hi I have just been fitted with a pacemaker/defibrilator and need to contact the DVLA to hand in my driving licence for 6 months. I tried to do it on line but had to verify with the Post office which came up with the conclusion that I do not exist, I wish the Inland Revenue would take the same view!...
by Warsash 2
Fri May 22, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Run Click And Collect
Replies: 1
Views: 344

Run Click And Collect

Hi all Another use for the SP and we did not get stopped by the boys in blue. The car has not run for about 6 months, it started on the button with a bit of a cough but it soon cleared, showed no signs of high temperature so I suppose the isolation worked. I will try the V8250 next week which has sa...
by Warsash 2
Tue Apr 28, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Insurance
Replies: 20
Views: 1854

Re: Insurance

Hi Until now I would have recommended Peter James. I have 5 cars including 2 fairly modern ones with what I thought was 3 named drivers, Margaret, my 50 year old son and me. With this lock down thing I read the small print and found that my son was not included as a named driver for my XJ supercharg...
by Warsash 2
Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Are garages open for repairs and MOTs?
Replies: 11
Views: 1446

Re: Are garages open for repairs and MOTs?

If you look on the BBC web site it gives information on the MOT and garage situation as it stands at this time. Or you could go in a classic which is exempt.
Regards

Colin
by Warsash 2
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: FBHVC ADVICE FOR DRIVE IT DAT ET AL
Replies: 2
Views: 614

Re: FBHVC ADVICE FOR DRIVE IT DAT ET AL

Hi
I have heard that the International Rally has been postponed for 12 months.
Regards

Colin
by Warsash 2
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: FBHVC ADVICE FOR DRIVE IT DAT ET AL
Replies: 2
Views: 614

FBHVC ADVICE FOR DRIVE IT DAT ET AL

I belong to a small car club which appears to be on the ball with advice on the current situation. As our club appears silent on the matter the web sites are I forward information from the Federation of British Historic Vehicle Club Please follow the link for the Press Release for immediate distribu...