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by gb2601
Wed Aug 23, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: General
Topic: After market LED lights. Legal UK?
Replies: 28
Views: 6033
Austria

Re: After market LED lights. Legal UK?

Hi, the last E-Type magazine (issue 153) featured an article about LED lights for E-Types. Has anybody tried the P700 H4 LED conversion set by Better Car Lighting (BLC) which is claimed to have substantially brighter light than halogen lamps with 2000 lumens while using only 25 watts? http://www.bet...
by gb2601
Mon Oct 26, 2015 6:09 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: 205 tyres
Replies: 35
Views: 6515
Austria

Hi David, after reading your impressions on the 185 compared with the 205 I am very tempted to give it a try. Hopefully I can find a Club member with this setup or I will take the 185 off the MK2 and try them on the E-Type for a short ride. Since I have 6.5" wide rims on the E I guess that 185 tyres...
by gb2601
Fri Oct 23, 2015 2:00 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: 205 tyres
Replies: 35
Views: 6515
Austria

Hello, after reading the comments on the "bad" 205 tyres I would like to share our experience with the Vredestein tyres on our car. We bought our Series 1 FHC in 2012 with 205 Pirelli tyres on it, which were very poor. Since we drive our car all year even in the winter time (as long as it is dry and...
by gb2601
Thu Oct 10, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: Tyre pressures and damper settings
Replies: 9
Views: 4000
Austria

Hello, we have also fitted GAZ dampers to our Series 1 FHC. The adjustment range is about 30 clicks. We prefer a setting of 8-10 clicks or two thirds on the soft side both front and rear. This gives a comfortable ride, which we like. 20 clicks make our car very "jumpy". The good thing about the GAS ...