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by Bud
Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: 2020 SP250 Calendar
Replies: 7
Views: 777

Re: 2020 SP250 Calendar

Alan

I'll have a set as soon as the delivery rates are are known, please.
by Bud
Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Dart Door closing alignment pin floating bush questions
Replies: 5
Views: 536

Re: Dart Door closing alignment pin floating bush questions

As in the thread referred to in the Old Forum, I was successful using a replacement seat from a plumbers faucet kit and some thread lock.
Adjusted the door setback by screwing the seat in or out and bobs yer uncle. The water flow hole in the seat allows the pin dome to center.
by Bud
Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: To switch or not to switch.
Replies: 12
Views: 916

Re: To switch or not to switch.

Steve, Since the thermostat switch used to control the fan is controlled by temps remaining in the cooling system, the time to get to shut off temp can vary immensely from hot to cool days. Hot days and the battery is tested greatly. Some modern cars have timed circuits to control the fans after shu...
by Bud
Wed May 29, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Availability of 60th Anniversary SWAG
Replies: 5
Views: 579

Re: Availability of 60th Anniversary SWAG

What no badges, no key fobs, no hats, no shirts, what happened to the poster ????
No interest?
by Bud
Sat May 25, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Availability of 60th Anniversary SWAG
Replies: 5
Views: 579

Availability of 60th Anniversary SWAG

What do you have to select from and how much is it ??????
Would you put me in the distribution que please.

Again, its Memorial Day weekend, please Honor and Remember All Our Fallen.
by Bud
Tue May 07, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: annoying misfire - advice sought
Replies: 19
Views: 1633

Re: annoying misfire - advice sought

re: Ian's post

If you suspect ignition type problems, an old trick is to run the car in complete darkness and look for the "light show" as it will locate insulation failures and carbon trail arc overs most readily.
by Bud
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Engine dying after short distance
Replies: 28
Views: 2652

Re: Engine dying after short distance

Is it possible to fab up a temp fuel tank/canister/bottle to connect to the fuel pump and bypass the tank altogether and determine the rest of the system is free of blockage?
by Bud
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: Tic-Toc watchman is fishing again
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: Tic-Toc watchman is fishing again

Watchman kept saying he was ligit until confronted with the list of scams provided by member 100910 of all the prior SP watch sales.
Now its all crickets from the honest vendor.
by Bud
Fri Apr 19, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: pasSPort
Replies: 9
Views: 1012

Re: pasSPort

Arrived upstate NY this AM.
Thanks for the US mailing Mike
by Bud
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: Tic-Toc watchman is fishing again
Replies: 9
Views: 983

Re: Tic-Toc watchman is fishing again

Turned him in to ebay!