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by Flinty
Thu Nov 21, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Chat Forum & General News
Topic: Joke !
Replies: 97
Views: 22364

Re: Joke !

Tha can always tell a Yorkshireman But tha cant tell im much.

Steve.
by Flinty
Sat Nov 09, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Daimler for sale
Topic: Auction
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: Auction

interesting ! I see that the original green logbook for this car was listed on Ebay a few days ago for £70 and I sent David Reid an email advising him as I thought it would only be of interest to him.
Alas there was no response.

Steve,
by Flinty
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP gearbox removal
Replies: 11
Views: 718

Re: SP gearbox removal

Thank you gentleman for the advice, I have made a start and got the starter motor and clutch slave off , so it should be plain sailing from now on !!!

Steve.
by Flinty
Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: Another bargain?
Replies: 6
Views: 339

Re: Another bargain?

Another bargain or is it. A friend of mine has an Iveco van that he uses to tow his racecar, well a few weeks ago one of the rear lights was out and he found a 5A fuse blown. After replacing the fuse all seemed ok for a few days and then the fuse blew again. As usual he was short of time and replace...
by Flinty
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP gearbox removal
Replies: 11
Views: 718

SP gearbox removal

I am about to remove the gearbox from my Dart, and I wondered whether anyone has got any tips that are not covered in the workshop manual. The manual states to remove the starter motor after removing the exhaust pipe, Is it necessary to remove the pipe to remove the starter motor. Any tips would be ...
by Flinty
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: A couple of SP250 rarities....
Replies: 1
Views: 516

Re: A couple of SP250 rarities....

Phew !

Steve.
by Flinty
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Introducing myself
Replies: 29
Views: 1976

Re: Introducing myself

Welcome Alex and the very best of luck.

Steve.
by Flinty
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Chat Forum & General News
Topic: Whats an original number worth
Replies: 8
Views: 741

Re: Whats an original number worth

Syd, If you know the number you could search the number plate sale sites e,g Registration Transfers and find out how much it is for sale for. the value depending on which site it is, would be about 50% of the asking price, My guess is the £3K the brother wants is the figure that the sale site is ask...
by Flinty
Mon Sep 23, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Daimler 2.5 V8 Battery/Dynamo issues
Replies: 14
Views: 565

Re: Daimler 2.5 V8 Battery/Dynamo issues

Alan. My dynamo when I had one needed about 2000 RPM before it showed a charge on the ammeter, so I would rev your car to 2000 RPM and take a voltage reading. If it is still only 12,5 Volts then disconnect the Dynamo and connect both the terminals together i,e, Dynamo wire and field wire and take an...
by Flinty
Fri Sep 20, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Hi TORQUE STARTER MOTOR
Replies: 7
Views: 500

Re: Hi TORQUE STARTER MOTOR

I do not know about the virtues of the Hi torque starter motor but M&C Wilkinson is a very respected company dealing mainly in rebuilding Jaguars, If they sell it, it will be good.

Steve.