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by New Dexter
Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: mystery hub cap
Replies: 1
Views: 98

Re: mystery hub cap

That looks like one from a Majestic Major.
by New Dexter
Mon Jan 20, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Chassis
Replies: 1
Views: 135

SP250 Chassis

Now that the year has started some people's thoughts turn to trying to restore a car or two and having a conversation on this subject with an SP owner he suggested that he would like to replace the chassis on his. His car is an A spec, the chassis has been blasted and painted in a holding primer for...
by New Dexter
Mon Jan 20, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Importing a car from the USA
Replies: 11
Views: 378

Re: Importing a car from the USA

May we enquire as to what the car was?
by New Dexter
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Headlight bulbs
Replies: 13
Views: 659

Re: Headlight bulbs

Keith Ardley lives near Ely. 01353 778493
by New Dexter
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Headlight bulbs
Replies: 13
Views: 659

Re: Headlight bulbs

There is a chap called Keith Ardley who re-silvers headlamp reflectors.
by New Dexter
Tue Dec 10, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Events: Calendar and Reports
Topic: 2020 DLOC INTERNATIONAL HURRY UP HOTEL GETTING FULL
Replies: 4
Views: 781

Re: 2020 DLOC INTERNATIONAL NOW OPEN FOR BOOKING

There was a time when the DLOC Annual Rally was always held on the second weekend of June. However, this year it's the third nd unfortunately it clashes with another important rally. That's a shame.
by New Dexter
Sat Dec 07, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Jaguar 3.8 engine price
Replies: 2
Views: 287

Jaguar 3.8 engine price

I wasn't sure quite where to post this. What would be fair/good/reasonable price for a 3.8 litre MK10 Jaguar engine, complete with triple carburettor manifold? It needs a flywheel, starter and dynamo to be complete. I have seen some quite odd prices recently and as they fit the title of "Unobtainium...
by New Dexter
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Disposal of waste coolant, oil or petrol
Replies: 12
Views: 485

Re: Disposal of waste coolant, oil or petrol

Many years ago Adrian Hanwell suggested a good method for treating wooden fence posts. A mixture of creosote, old engine oil and he might have suggested some white spirit too. Fill an old dustbin or similarly deep container with as much as possible and stand the posts in this mixture for as long as ...
by New Dexter
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Daimler for sale
Topic: Barker SS
Replies: 4
Views: 406

Re: Barker SS

Bullseye!
by New Dexter
Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:17 pm
Forum: Daimler for sale
Topic: Barker SS
Replies: 4
Views: 406

Barker SS

Anyone noticed the SS for sale on eBay. In Maidstone, much work done currently at £5,000.