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by JT7196
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Lanchester LA 10 Wheel Cyl Repair Kit
Replies: 2
Views: 69

Re: Lanchester LA 10 Wheel Cyl Repair Kit

Thanks Simon.

Cheers Al 😊😊
by JT7196
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Lanchester LA 10 Wheel Cyl Repair Kit
Replies: 2
Views: 69

Lanchester LA 10 Wheel Cyl Repair Kit

Hi, does anybody happen to know the Part No the Rear Wheel Cylinder Repair Kit for a circa 1934/5 Lanchester LA10 please ?

Cheers Al 😊😊😊

Ps I do have a Lockheed β€œ Repair Kits” Catalogue 1935 / 1947 but Lanchester is not listed !! 🀬🀬,
by JT7196
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Lanchester 11 Fuel Tank Sender Unit
Replies: 4
Views: 165

Re: Lanchester 11 Fuel Tank Sender Unit

Hi Chaps, well as I have been unable to find a replacement sender, I decided to visit Carwood (Yeovil) who carry out all sorts of electrical overhauls on various pieces of Electrical equipment and ask if they could rewind my unit ? I’m delighted to say, that they could probably sort it for me, so I’...
by JT7196
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Engine woes. ! !
Replies: 125
Views: 11167

Re: Engine woes. ! !

Hi Chaps, have just purchased an HS2 SU Carburettor , and am now in the process of making an adaptor, as the Flange on the HS2 is Vertical rather than the HV2 which of course is Horizontal, I came to this decision as the HV2 SU does not seem to be available anywhere ! ! Nice to be able to get the Pi...
by JT7196
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Lanchester 11 Fuel Tank Sender Unit
Replies: 4
Views: 165

Re: Lanchester 11 Fuel Tank Sender Unit

Thanks John, Not the way I work thank you πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
So come on you O’rrible lot search you cupboards and pockets , and see if you can find old Al a Transmitter 😊😊😊😊

Cheers Al :) :D :D :) :)
by JT7196
Sat Jun 15, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Cars & Parts Wanted
Topic: Lanchester 11 Fuel Tank Sender Unit
Replies: 4
Views: 165

Re: Lanchester 11 Fuel Tank Sender Unit

Still looking for a Fuel Tank Sender Unit, for my LA 11, so if you can help let me know please.
Or, does anybody know who can overhaul it for me ?

Cheers Al 😊😊
by JT7196
Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Fuel Gauge Conundrum
Replies: 3
Views: 190

Re: Fuel Gauge Conundrum

Hi Stan, then in theory, when my gauge reads 2 galls, or slightly below, then that should be the time when the” Reserve Knob” should be activated? In truth, my Gauge has never be accurate since I put my car back on the road in 1991 ! ! Now I’ve got the new sender, I shall install it and see if I am ...
by JT7196
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Technical & Motoring Matters
Topic: Fuel Gauge Conundrum
Replies: 3
Views: 190

Fuel Gauge Conundrum

Hi Chaps , as some of you will know I have had a problem with an unreliable Fuel Gauge, so I very recently purchased a generic replacement from eBay. Now I know that my β€œReserve” Tap supplies Two gallons , so my question is, does the Two gallon reserve start at the Empty line, of after ? ? Cheers Al...
by JT7196
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: Events: Calendar and Reports
Topic: Footman James Classic Car Show 22nd & 23 rd June
Replies: 2
Views: 319

Re: Footman James Classic Car Show 22nd & 23 rd June

Hi Chaps, Free Tea / Coffee & Biccys on offer, when you come and visit β€œOld AL” on the DLOC stand at the event above πŸ˜€πŸ˜€

Cheers A’l πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€
by JT7196
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Just bought an LA10 - Help needed!
Replies: 1
Views: 121

Re: Just bought an LA10 - Help needed!

Good morning Sam , welcome to the β€œForum” Spark Plug gap 0.020 Contact gap 0.012 Maybe a good idea to do a compression check, your engine may have a sticking Valve as it’s been standing for some time. If one has stuck, try lubricating the Valve Stem with something like WD40, then gently tap the Roc...