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by Flinty
Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Sp250 rear axle
Replies: 12
Views: 271

Re: Sp250 rear axle

But which is the better of the two?

Steve.
by Flinty
Tue May 19, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 Carpet Fitting
Replies: 8
Views: 670

Re: SP250 Carpet Fitting

Nick. I love your colour combination.
Steve.
by Flinty
Mon May 11, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: SP250 strange braking behaviour
Replies: 11
Views: 865

Re: SP250 strange braking behaviour

Hans.
Have a look at the brake discs, they probably have some rust patches on them .

Steve.
by Flinty
Sat Apr 18, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: B Post top cap.
Replies: 3
Views: 508

Re: B Post top cap.

Thank you Hans that is just the information I require.

Steve. :D
by Flinty
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: B Post top cap.
Replies: 3
Views: 508

B Post top cap.

Can anyone tell me if there is a proprietary metal item that caps off the inner panel and door seal at the top of the B Post on an SP.
I have seen pictures of other cars with said item and I wondered whether they are obtainable or do I have to make them.

Steve.
by Flinty
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Driving About
Replies: 10
Views: 1050

Re: Driving About

I think Mickey has got CAROWNER VIRUS. It does affect ones thinking.!


Steve.
by Flinty
Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: spitting back through Carbs
Replies: 39
Views: 2467

Re: spitting back through Carbs

Kevin Just a long shot but have you checked for oil in the carb dashpots.
Shortage of oil can have that effect.

Steve.
by Flinty
Fri Mar 13, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Gearbox removal SP
Replies: 5
Views: 552

Re: Gearbox removal SP

Just me from the top.

Steve.
by Flinty
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Gearbox removal SP
Replies: 5
Views: 552

Re: Gearbox removal SP

Josh. I recently fitted overdrive and experienced the same problems. I shook the gearbox in an unsupported state and put a tube on the clutch lever to operate it and it soon parted. As for putting it back well it weighs a lot more with the overdrive fitted but I made up two studs { Bolts with no hea...
by Flinty
Mon Jan 20, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: Battery SP
Replies: 4
Views: 553

Battery SP

Anyone got any thoughts on a replacement battery for an SP.
I know that modern batteries have a great many improvements since the SP was launched but I am not sure what to replace the failing battery in my SP with.

Steve.