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by daimlersteve
Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: sp250 auto gearbox
Replies: 9
Views: 484

Re: sp250 auto gearbox

oops , my typo there , yes one of my sps had the 'orible great cast iron thing in it .
by daimlersteve
Sun Sep 30, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: sp250 auto gearbox
Replies: 9
Views: 484

Re: sp250 auto gearbox

Nope --- steam engine GD as i recall, certainly not bw35
by daimlersteve
Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Max overbore Daimler V8
Replies: 92
Views: 6938

Re: Max overbore Daimler V8

Good call on the cam, at least you get a full sized base circle. Which profile are you going to get ?



steve
by daimlersteve
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Mirror?
Replies: 5
Views: 896

Re: SP250 Mirror?

The seller needs to get his facts right it seems . Some one enlighten him ,
steve
by daimlersteve
Sun Aug 26, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Head Cylinder Torque
Replies: 5
Views: 455

Re: SP250 Head Cylinder Torque

is that from another source ? the printed page that is .
steve
by daimlersteve
Tue Aug 07, 2018 11:40 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Daimler SP250 Hatchback
Replies: 13
Views: 1503

Re: Daimler SP250 Hatchback

stunning indeed it is !!
by daimlersteve
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: More on 2 1/2 litre V8 engine bearings
Replies: 11
Views: 1080

Re: More on 2 1/2 litre V8 engine bearings

the mini bearing is wide enough for the #1 as well.
steve
by daimlersteve
Fri Aug 03, 2018 3:58 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Ill fitting wire wheel hub.
Replies: 10
Views: 587

Re: Ill fitting wire wheel hub.

Thats the way, past history unknown can lead you up the garden path.You just have to make things fit . I had reassembled one SP years ago and couldn't get one caliper centralised . -- turned out the mounting bracket had been reduced in offset ( as youve done ) but in this case it wasnt rqd. -- have ...
by daimlersteve
Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Hood to screen seal info as its raining IN the car
Replies: 10
Views: 539

Re: Hood to screen seal info as its raining IN the car

Most would not be aware of the ribbed overlap seal. just need the ign. key to flip the edge out.
steve