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by grahamemmett
Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: Daimler for sale
Topic: AUCTION 1954 Daimler Conquest 5th Oct 21 at 12pm
Replies: 1
Views: 95

AUCTION 1954 Daimler Conquest 5th Oct 21 at 12pm

https://www.easyliveauction.com/catalogue/lot/1d05918ed01f7b6cc9ac6feae606887c/0af8d24542e81eb9357e7ef448a6646f/live-online-classic-and-vintage-car-auction-lot-15/?iFrameView=1 1954 Daimler Conquest Registration number SRL 753 Metallic gold Red leather interior V5C Last MOT expired in 2012 More Inf...
by grahamemmett
Sun Sep 19, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: DB18 compression test.
Replies: 20
Views: 397

Re: DB18 compression test.

Hi David Quite by coincidence I did a compression test on my DB18 today. All were at 130 in old money except number 2 which was at 118. This cylinder is continually oiling up it’s plug resulting in the engine running only on 5 cylinders. Looks like I’ve an issue with valve sealing or broken piston r...
by grahamemmett
Fri Sep 17, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Daimler Conquest
Replies: 18
Views: 1209

Re: Daimler Conquest

You can get a wall sized wiring diagram here: https://www.dloc.org.uk/product-page-1/wall-poster-wiring-diagrams-approx-a1-size-60x84cm-23x33inches-in and all the manuals you need by perusing this list https://www.dloc.org.uk/catalog and request them on the form here: https://www.dloc.org.uk/archives
by grahamemmett
Mon Sep 13, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: Engine removal in Briggs LD10
Replies: 12
Views: 338

Re: Engine removal in Briggs LD10

Mike, have you had a look at Darren Watkinson's website? You may find what you need there or contact Darren. Easy enough to access from the club website's LD10 page https://www.dloc.org.uk/ld10
by grahamemmett
Fri Sep 10, 2021 6:57 pm
Forum: Daimler SP250/251, 2.5 V8 & V8-250 Saloon Forum
Topic: HELP major engine problem
Replies: 14
Views: 719

Re: HELP major engine problem

Keep us posted!
by grahamemmett
Fri Sep 10, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: Events: Calendar and Reports
Topic: 2021 All British Field Meet in Portland, Oregon USA
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: 2021 All British Field Meet in Portland, Oregon USA

"Interestingly, the owner of the blue SP250 is apparently a DLOC member; that makes me wonder about the coordination between the DLOC membership and pasSPort databases."
They are completely separate.
by grahamemmett
Wed Sep 08, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Events: Calendar and Reports
Topic: 2021 All British Field Meet in Portland, Oregon USA
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: 2021 All British Field Meet in Portland, Oregon USA

I wonder how they get on without being connected into “the network”?
by grahamemmett
Wed Sep 08, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Lanchester Forum
Topic: LA14 restoration work is now completed
Replies: 19
Views: 1580

Re: LA14 restoration work is now completed

I’m happy to learn I’m not the only one who twitters to himself while behind the wheel!
by grahamemmett
Tue Sep 07, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: Daimler Forum (not SP250/251, 2.5 V8 or V8-250)
Topic: Conquest electrical ‘pull’ capacity
Replies: 8
Views: 355

Re: Conquest electrical ‘pull’ capacity

Or fit a Dynator - an alternator in the dynamo body. Search online and you’ll find them £160 - although some are charging £400!
by grahamemmett
Wed Aug 25, 2021 11:29 pm
Forum: Events: Calendar and Reports
Topic: Past President's Lawn Meet 2021
Replies: 4
Views: 283

Re: Past President's Lawn Meet 2021

And you don’t see many of these
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Or these
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