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Valve Springs for E 20

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headlight37
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Valve Springs for E 20

Post by headlight37 » Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:02 am

Hello everyone,

I am looking for at least two valve springs for my 2565 cc engine (Daimler Light Twenty 1-1937) to replace the broken ones. Or can someone give me some advice on how to proceed if I can't find a replacement?

Thanks for any support,

Joern
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theoldman
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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by theoldman » Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:36 pm

I have ONE if that's any help.
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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by grahamemmett » Sun Jul 28, 2019 11:22 pm

Have you tried Derek Sleigh?
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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by headlight37 » Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:43 am

Vielen Dank für die schnellen Antworten, den Tipp und das Angebot, dem ich gerne folge.

Heute wird der Zylinderblock mit Trockeneisstrahlen gereinigt, dann werden die Ventile eingeschliffen und vielleicht funktioniert der Austausch der gebrochenen Federn schnell, der Rest scheint in gutem Zustand zu sein.

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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by headlight37 » Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:44 am

Sorry,
Thank you very much for the quick answers, the tip and the offer, which I am happy to follow.

Today the cylinder block is cleaned with dry ice blasting, then the valves are sanded in and maybe the replacement of the broken springs will work quickly, the rest seems to be in good condition.
Joern

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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by John-B » Mon Jul 29, 2019 12:37 pm

Kevin Bennett has a Daimler E20 and might be able to help. Contact him on +44 (0) 117 9562555

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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by ranald » Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:19 pm

I’ve got some used spares springs for my Lanchester 15/18. I’ve checked the parts books and they are the same part number for the 15/18 and E20. If i can help, let me know. regards, Ranald

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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by grahamemmett » Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:56 am

headlight37 wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:44 am
Today the cylinder block is cleaned with dry ice blasting, then the valves are sanded in and maybe the replacement of the broken springs will work quickly, the rest seems to be in good condition.
Joern
Interesting.
Will dry ice blasting remove the hardened silt inside the block?
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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by headlight37 » Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:38 am

Hi Graham,
It was offered to me as a very efficient and gentle cleaning method by a company that has gathered a lot of experience with it and has already carried out such cleanings for "VW Classic". It should be carried out tomorrow or on Friday and I am happy to report.
Joern

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Re: Valve Springs for E 20

Post by headlight37 » Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:00 am

Many thanks to everyone who helped to discover the valve springs we needed. Neil and Ranald can now deliver them to me and in the background many club colleagues have supported me with this topic.

Thanks to everyone!
Jörn

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