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by Woly64
Mon Oct 29, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Indicator quandry
Replies: 9
Views: 414
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Re: Indicator quandry

Brief update as only had very limited time this weekend. Now established that the fuse for the hazard switch had blow so replaced that. Flipped the hazard switch on only to establish that all four indicators came on at less than normal brightness and did not flash, this was followed shortly thereaft...
by Woly64
Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Indicator quandry
Replies: 9
Views: 414
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Re: Indicator quandry

ok thanks guys - I was at home briefly last night and (having failed for some reason to check previously) I have established that the hazard lights are also not working so I guess from what you are saying I need to check the switch out this weekend and work back from there?! Thanks for your advice t...
by Woly64
Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Indicator quandry
Replies: 9
Views: 414
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Re: Indicator quandry

Would you like to expand on that pls Andrew?
by Woly64
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: Indicator quandry
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Great Britain

Indicator quandry

Having exhausted my own basic checklist (wiring from steering column switch, both bulbs, fuses etc) I now need to turn to the forum for assistance please. The current situation is that the left indicators work fine and the dash display lights up accordingly but when the indicator stalk is activated ...
by Woly64
Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: New member - series 3 restoration project
Replies: 3
Views: 368
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Re: New member - series 3 restoration project

That has the look of a satisfying challenge. Good luck :fingerscrossed: and keep posting photographs along the way!
by Woly64
Mon Feb 12, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Series 3
Topic: S3 Air filter boxes
Replies: 18
Views: 4979
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Re: S3 Air filter boxes

Agreed also from my untouched filter boxes on an October 1971 Series 3
by Woly64
Fri Jan 26, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Hi to you all - new member
Replies: 12
Views: 1213
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Re: Hi to you all - new member

Welcome from another relative newbie - this forum is a friendly and very informative place :bigrin:
by Woly64
Mon Jan 22, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Over excited soon to be owner
Replies: 18
Views: 1713
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Re: Over excited soon to be owner

Well after running the lower octane petrol down and filling up with 98 grade this has made a big difference with much easier starting now when engine hot (happy bunny). Plus from a more detailed investigation the ignition/distributor upgrade has already been done! :bouncyyellow: Confidence in hot st...
by Woly64
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Over excited soon to be owner
Replies: 18
Views: 1713
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Re: Over excited soon to be owner

Like two peas from a pod! Glad to see you are getting lots of use out of yours - it looks like a fantastic barn find. Enjoy!
by Woly64
Wed Jan 10, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Over excited soon to be owner
Replies: 18
Views: 1713
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Re: Over excited soon to be owner

Signature sorted - thanks for the prompt Steve. Homework set to understand Opus!
by Woly64
Wed Jan 10, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Over excited soon to be owner
Replies: 18
Views: 1713
Great Britain

Re: Over excited soon to be owner

Bit of both! Apologies for not keeping you posted. Car runs great although the little bugger will not start when hot despite perfect starting at other times. Having read on here the various causes of this I am going to run the fuel right down (guy who sold it mistakenly filled it with ordinary unlea...
by Woly64
Thu Jan 04, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Over excited soon to be owner
Replies: 18
Views: 1713
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Re: Over excited soon to be owner

Thanks Malcolm - funny that is exactly why I am not buying an OTS and why I really wanted one with a Webasto!
by Woly64
Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Over excited soon to be owner
Replies: 18
Views: 1713
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Over excited soon to be owner

Have joined as a newbie as the realisation of a long held ambition will hopefully take place on Sat Jan 6th when I pick up a '71 Series 3 2+2 (assuming that my '76 spider that I'm trading in does not let me down in getting there!)
This is how she currently looks...