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by classiclife
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Exhaust manifold studs
Replies: 10
Views: 316

Re: Exhaust manifold studs

Alpine Daimler wrote:
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:58 pm
new brass ones I have for re-assembly.
I should have known that would be the case ;) !!

Thanks for the extra links, Rob, very interesting.

All the best.

Richard.
by classiclife
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Exhaust manifold studs
Replies: 10
Views: 316

Re: Exhaust manifold studs

Brilliant result, Rob, that is a difficult job and you have done very well indeed - thanks for sharing the process. Out of interest is that a steel nut you have on the thread ?? Ideally should be brass with a split washer, the latter of which I think is on the stud. The brass nut (3/8" UNF) will not...
by classiclife
Wed Sep 11, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Driving Member - Back Issues - 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Driving Member - Back Issues - 2018

Thanks Graham, useful to know for future requests.

All the best.

Richard.
by classiclife
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Dart spitting out dirt from exhaust
Replies: 5
Views: 284

Re: Dart spitting out dirt from exhaust

When are the dates usually confirmed for that, Graham ?? Not seen them published yet, other than provisional 15th-18th May 2020.

Regards.

Richard.
by classiclife
Tue Sep 10, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Driving Member - Back Issues - 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Driving Member - Back Issues - 2018

Hello John,

Many thanks for your reply, will send you an email via the Forum.

Regards.

Richard.
by classiclife
Tue Sep 10, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Driving Member - Back Issues - 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Driving Member - Back Issues - 2018

Hello, Hopefully someone may be able to assist, please ?? I am looking for the following DM back issues to complete my set of last year. The following five, 2018 issues are sought: January June July August Sept If you no longer want your copies, please contact me. Thank you in advance. Regards. Rich...
by classiclife
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: One week of ownership
Replies: 15
Views: 479

Re: One week of ownership

Hello Graham,

What is the vehicle please, I cannot see a mention.

Regards.

Richard.
by classiclife
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: Various Daimler V8 250 Engine Parts
Replies: 2
Views: 141

Re: Various Daimler V8 250 Engine Parts

Hello Will,

I sent you an email the other day with an enquiry - did that manage to arrive ??

Thanks.

Richard.
by classiclife
Wed Sep 04, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: V8-250 Saloon: Starter Motor Cable
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: V8-250 Saloon: Starter Motor Cable

Thanks Chris and yes, hope to catch-up there; have 15x pencilled in at the moment.
Best wishes.
Richard.
by classiclife
Tue Sep 03, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP Inlet manifold removal
Replies: 8
Views: 331

Re: SP Inlet manifold removal

Tim,

Is it worth buying a second hand hoist for the jobs at hand and then sell it on afterwards, you can pick them up often and at decent prices.

In fact there is one for sale via eBay in the town of March - currently £43. Distance wise about an hour ??

Regards.

Richard.