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by Robbiee
Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: hand brake adjustment...
Replies: 14
Views: 748

Re: hand brake adjustment...

Just tried that...it works...so simple

Just thinking ..maybe a small coin edge?
Robbie
by Robbiee
Sun Jul 28, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: hand brake adjustment...
Replies: 14
Views: 748

Re: hand brake adjustment...

Hi Yes that’s correct Andrew Sorry Yves, I just assumed the IRS was out of the car from your photo! If the IRS is not being removed maybe you can approach the scre head from above through the inspection panel and use some kind of flexible or short screwdriver If you squeeze the Caliper arms to take ...
by Robbiee
Sat Jul 27, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: hand brake adjustment...
Replies: 14
Views: 748

Re: hand brake adjustment...

Hi
Yes
Remove split pin
Adjust screw with big screwdriver until handbrake pad just touching disc
Replace pin
Robbie
by Robbiee
Sat Jul 27, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: WorldCupRich - New to the Forum
Replies: 9
Views: 735

Re: WorldCupRich - New to the Forum

...it is now...
by Robbiee
Tue Jul 23, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Anyone familiar with this Series l ???
Replies: 8
Views: 634

Re: Anyone familiar with this Series l ???

Hi
I found my body number written in hand with a pencil above the speedo on the reverse side of the dash
Also the other dash side too
Also had “Tan” and “OG”, the interior and exterior colour
Robbie
by Robbiee
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: High Peak Run 2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1164

Re: High Peak Run 2019

Hi Simon
I gutted I can’t make it this year it was such an enjoyable day last time
Good to see a good number turning out
Have a great day
Robbie
by Robbiee
Fri Jul 05, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Slight clonk from back of car
Replies: 5
Views: 436

Re: Slight clonk from back of car

Hi Moe
Thanks
I’ll have a good wiggle
It does sound a bit more like some slack is being taken up when I pull away from stationary either in forward or reverse
Robbie
by Robbiee
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Slight clonk from back of car
Replies: 5
Views: 436

Re: Slight clonk from back of car

Interesting
I’ll check
The off side(right) just behind me has certainly been a little clonky since fitting!
Robbie
by Robbiee
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Slight clonk from back of car
Replies: 5
Views: 436

Slight clonk from back of car

Hi all I get a slight clonk/knock when clutch engaged and drive is going to prop shaft pulling away in 1st and occasionally when I engage second I also get it. It seems to happen when I stop and engage reverse too It appears to be from the rear of the car No clutch slip, gears engage easily, car dri...
by Robbiee
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CKL developments Goodwood Track day
Replies: 5
Views: 474

Re: CKL developments Goodwood Track day

Thanks
Sounds great
I am a member so that’s good
Robbie
by Robbiee
Wed Jun 26, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: CKL developments Goodwood Track day
Replies: 5
Views: 474

Re: CKL developments Goodwood Track day

Hi Of course it’s expensive!😆 @£750 For me and my car and that includes £50 for my wife to be a driver too So that works out at £375 each, both driving Includes refreshments all day and lunch, helmet and an instructor ..a lovely chap called Rob, who was brilliant and happy to be driven round at any ...
by Robbiee
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:07 am
Forum: General
Topic: CKL developments Goodwood Track day
Replies: 5
Views: 474

CKL developments Goodwood Track day

Dear All Spent a fabulous day at Goodwood yesterday with CKL instruction from Rob was amazing Drove my coupe what I thought was very fast and was driven round in their 150S by Andy...now that was really fun! Gives you a real appreciation of the speed of the track and how perfect it is for 30s to 50s...
by Robbiee
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seeking the first owner of 414 VHY - old photo's discovered.
Replies: 4
Views: 1442

Re: Seeking the first owner of 414 VHY - old photo's discovered.

That’s good news
Interesting car....RHD but with US spec bumper bars?
Robbie
by Robbiee
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dynamo
Replies: 12
Views: 598

Re: Dynamo

Hi Alan
My car is March 23rd 1962 build. RHD 850456...so not far off yours
Thanks for the reply
Robbie
by Robbiee
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:57 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Angus’s upper wishbone inserts
Replies: 12
Views: 760

Re: Angus’s upper wishbone inserts

Hi Andrew I’m pretty sure SNG B sell you a new wishbone with insert all built up, although I’m not sure if the cup is metal or a nylon replacement. Angus takes YOUR original wishbone, machines out the old metal cup, replaces it with a hard nylon insert and puts a new ball in. It is sent back with a ...
by Robbiee
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Series 1
Topic: creak in the steering column
Replies: 8
Views: 489

Re: creak in the steering column

Hi Yves Could be the felt bushes that you point to, however they don't usually squeak! More commonly the compress and leave the column feeling a little wobbly (great english word). If the bushes have been replaced by the slimmer plastic ones then these can squeak when cold ...try a little squirt of ...
by Robbiee
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dynamo
Replies: 12
Views: 598

Re: Dynamo

Hi
Thanks
Mine has the slightly earlier March '62 single groove
It looks like my pulley is in the right ball park for diameter
Robbie
by Robbiee
Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dynamo
Replies: 12
Views: 598

Re: Dynamo

Hi again
Can I jog someone to help me with my dynamo pulley question (see above)??
Robbie
by Robbiee
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Angus’s upper wishbone inserts
Replies: 12
Views: 760

Re: Angus’s upper wishbone inserts

Thanks David

Hi Steve...sorry
Angus Moss (Mossjaguar.com) will take out your worn upper wishbone ball joint cups, ream them slightly and fit “fit and forget” cups and new ball joint.
Great and personal service..he’s happy to talk on the phone.
Robbie
by Robbiee
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Angus’s upper wishbone inserts
Replies: 12
Views: 760

Re: Angus’s upper wishbone inserts

Sorry..here are some photos
Robbie
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