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by JT7196
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: CYLINDER HEAD
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: CYLINDER HEAD

Hi have taken a look at the Cylinder Head fitted to my LA11, and can confirm that the casting No Is the same as in the photo .

Cheers Al 😊😊
by JT7196
Tue Sep 22, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: CYLINDER HEAD
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: CYLINDER HEAD

Hi Sorry, I haven’t got to look at the spare Head or the one fitted to my “Eleven” yet, but I think the No you are referring to over the centre Exhaust Port, is probably merely a Casting No . I will try and investigate later today . One thing to note:- If you intend to overhaul this Cyl Head, make s...
by JT7196
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: CYLINDER HEAD
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: CYLINDER HEAD

Hi Dave , certainly looks like a LA11 Cylinder Head to me . Note the Inlet and Exhaust Ports , LA 10 are completely different, I also have a complete spare Head, so will take a look at the numbers on that, and also on the one fitted to my “ Eleven” Top picture showing typical LA11 porting 64C3F35E-4...
by JT7196
Thu Sep 03, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: LA10 rear axel oil
Replies: 5
Views: 375

Re: LA10 rear axel oil

Hi Frank, you need SAE140 Gear Oil, for your rear Axle . The SAE bit is very important, never put n”EP” grade Oil in your Axle.

Best wishes Al
DLOC Registrar for Lanchester LA10, 11, 12/6, & 14 Hp Cars
by JT7196
Fri Aug 28, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: 1934 LA 10 Hand Brake Assy
Replies: 8
Views: 723

Re: 1934 LA 10 Hand Brake Assy

Hi Tim & Dave, yes you are quite right, is is for the later type with Rod Brakes, .but many thanks for trying anyway chaps .
Best wishes Alan :)
by JT7196
Tue Aug 04, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Indicators
Replies: 6
Views: 418

Re: Indicators

Hi , perhaps something like this:-
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Of course, you will also need to fit these Rear Lights that incorporate an Amber Lens, as Rear Red Flashing Indicators Would be illegal in this country .
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Cheers Al 😊😊
by JT7196
Tue Aug 04, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: is it a good idea to flush out the cooling system
Replies: 6
Views: 654

Re: is it a good idea to flush out the cooling system

Ooooop’s silly Old Al, should have said 170 deg F, Not 170 deg C ! !.
So 170 deg F equates to around 76 deg C which I’m more than happy with .😊😊😊
by JT7196
Sat Aug 01, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Indicators
Replies: 6
Views: 418

Re: Indicators

Hi Steve, I fitted replacement LED Bulbs into my Semaphore’s , and they are very effective , and don’t spoil the originality of the car.
Cheers Al. 😀😀
by JT7196
Fri Jul 24, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale & List of Suppliers
Topic: driving Members Magazines
Replies: 6
Views: 801

Re: driving Members Magazines

Hi John, have now returned home, perhaps you could give me a ring, we can the arrange a day for you to pick up those magazines.

Cheers Al 😄😄
by JT7196
Fri Jul 24, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: is it a good idea to flush out the cooling system
Replies: 6
Views: 654

Re: is it a good idea to flush out the cooling system

Hi, at the beginning of this year, I had the engine from my Lanchester LA11 Overhauled by Cox & Turner (Yeovil),part of the process included having the whole Cylinder Block Chemically cleaned. I can now leave the engine running for for as long as I wish without fear of overheating, even on the warme...