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  • Nic's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:52 PM
    Nic replied to a thread Nic's Sterling CCC #416 in Your Cars
    Hello all, again. Small update. I pulled the 67 and prior gas tank from the car and installed a new 68 and later, side-fill, tank. Just a couple...
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  • BlueNova's Avatar
    Yesterday, 10:41 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    That's excellent news Dirk!! The simplest things, eh? .... Enjoy getting the miles in with this lovely weather!! :drive: Alistair
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  • Dirk's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:54 PM
    Dirk replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    So I got home this afternoon expecting to do lots of work, but as soon as I took off one of the rear wheels to get to the bottom of the fuel tank the...
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  • Peter's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:04 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    With you on that one. :thumbup: Mine is on the left inner wing, filter-pump-regulaor-dual DeLlortos
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • bushboy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:27 AM
    bushboy replied to a thread Stoneleigh 2018 in Events
    The club will be catering again this year for Club Members. Last year the food was great & beat the pants of £7.00 burgers!!!! and it won't take long...
    36 replies | 1517 view(s)
  • bushboy's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:24 AM
    bushboy replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Phil, Putting the filter before the pump also protects the pump from contaminants, rust particles etc. The pump also has valves in it that can get...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • Gaisa's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 11:30 PM
    Gaisa replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Hey, its sneaky, but I know it works! :afro: That definitely sounds like a strong symptom of fuel starvation! Good luck on your adventures :)
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • Annabellabong's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 10:39 PM
    A mate spotted this on the Copart Whitburn site. Starting bid £90. He rang about it and apparently no interest.. from photos windscreen looks intact...
    0 replies | 39 view(s)
  • Dirk's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 10:29 PM
    Dirk replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Thanks for all the suggestions, I've not been in the garage tonight, the sun was out when I got home so the wife dragged me out to the pub with the...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • jim73vw's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 10:09 PM
    jim73vw replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Fire fire! If it fails it will spray fuel over hot tin wear, better to have it on the frame horn/gearbox area prior to entering the engine bay.
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • Phill's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 07:58 PM
    Phill replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Dirk. Those symptoms you're describing could be indicative of an air leak. Especially if the engine is OK to begin with when it's cold and the...
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  • Phill's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 02:18 PM
    Phill replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    That's kind of what I was worried about Jim - just wondering if anyone had any experience with these reproduction carbs? Regarding the fuel filter...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • jim73vw's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 12:45 PM
    jim73vw replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Approach with caution would be my advice. There are a number of poor copies out there with correct casing marks etc but when you open up are full of...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • steve's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 08:00 AM
    steve replied to a thread Windscreen in Interior & Windscreens
    My Preferred screen is: BZ1B - Bronze tint, with Obscuration band. As a 2nd choice, I'd be happy with either: CL1B - Clear with Obscuration...
    58 replies | 1900 view(s)
  • Buffy's Avatar
    18-04-2018, 06:03 AM
    Buffy replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    The price of something has just doubled !!:bananasplit: I remember years ago having a Triumph Spitfire that did something similar. Would be fine...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 11:38 PM
    Just found this video on youtube. The body will interest Phill and Mark (Gulf colours), the chassis interests me (I'm currently welding an old VW...
    0 replies | 33 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 11:25 PM
    islandman replied to a thread Supernova2ís photos! in Your Cars
    deleted some mails and made some space :oops2:
    6 replies | 135 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 11:08 PM
    Hahaha ... at least she negotiated. My wife said there would be a divorce!!
    19 replies | 409 view(s)
  • BlueNova's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 11:06 PM
    BlueNova replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Now that's why I love this Forum ... in addition to the moral support we get/give superb advice like this! :thumbup:
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • Gaisa's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 10:39 PM
    Gaisa replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Try running a fuel feeder from a petrol can and driving around with that first, if this eliminates the problem, then you know for certain. If it...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • Dirk's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 10:14 PM
    Dirk replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    So this evening I took out the jets blew them through with compressed air and blew out the orifices, put them back in and the car started perfect. I...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • Dirk's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 09:45 PM
    The wife would kill me, I'm not sure how I have gotten away with the 3 I have got, although the last one did mean I had to conceded to another...
    19 replies | 409 view(s)
  • Gaisa's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 07:36 PM
    Gaisa replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    This may sound silly, but I'd check your fuel tank and lines too, you could have debris/corrosion in the tank which is causing a blockage, the same...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • madscientist's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 07:14 PM
    I'm up for two screens- prefer clear with black bordering as for Paul. No real hurry as still lots to do (but better spend hard-earned that I'm...
    58 replies | 1900 view(s)
  • supernova2's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 05:43 PM
    supernova2 replied to a thread Supernova2ís photos! in Your Cars
    tried to pm you it said your box is full.just wanted to thank you for your kind words i will keep up the hard work. because their worth it. ha ha. i...
    6 replies | 135 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 02:21 PM
    Correction Peter likes Skoda's :oops2:
    3 replies | 77 view(s)
  • Buffy's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 02:16 PM
    Buffy replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    I could say something .........😜
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 02:14 PM
    Come on Dirk, come clean it was your bid right? :crylol:
    19 replies | 409 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 02:07 PM
    islandman replied to a thread Dirk's Avante in Your Cars
    Oh no Dirk, you can't show photos like that, especially coming up to Stones! Mark a.k.a. Buffy is never going to take his car off a trailer now...
    380 replies | 36387 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    17-04-2018, 02:01 PM
    islandman replied to a thread Supernova2ís photos! in Your Cars
    The envelope has well an truly been pushed in many departments on this build, not all to my taste but design is a personal thing at the end of the...
    6 replies | 135 view(s)
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