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by stu60
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: intermittent misfire/fuel starvation
Replies: 3
Views: 1009

intermittent misfire/fuel starvation

Help! has anyone any ideas on what to try next. Rover V8, Holley carb, Edelbrock inlet manifold, electronic Lucas distributor (type that drives oil pump) New rebuilt engine installed which sounds and runs sweetly (bar fault below), didn't have this issue before new engine fitted. Symptoms car runs s...
by stu60
Fri Feb 01, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Hawk 289 parts
Replies: 11
Views: 4195

Re: Hawk 289 parts

Hi Hamish
not sure if youve seen these on ebay. no idea at their providence
rgds Stuart

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Hawk-ace-or- ... :rk:9:pf:0
by stu60
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: engine rebuild rover v8
Replies: 1
Views: 943

engine rebuild rover v8

If anyone is looking for a rebuild or new engine for their Rover v8 Hawk i can recommend Rob Lupton 07870 567996 based in Neath Wales. He builds them as a "hobby" but has lots of knowledge as has been doing this for many years including his own supercharged hot rod. I have just fitted one of Rob's 4...
by stu60
Mon Dec 17, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Hard top wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 1871

Re: Hard top wanted

Hi
is the hard top still for sale?
thanks Stuart
by stu60
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Recommendation
Replies: 2
Views: 1031

Re: Recommendation

hi Clive
thanks for your help. i managed to find the youtube tutorial on doing it viai- phone so have now posted some pics.

regards Stuart
by stu60
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Recommendation
Replies: 2
Views: 1219

Recommendation

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Pics of new engines installed
by stu60
Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Recommendation
Replies: 2
Views: 1031

Recommendation

Hi just to say had my rebuilt Rover 4.0 engine installed by Martin Kerr at Tubeworks based in Cheltenham (07757 718180). Really pleased with his knowledge, quality of work, attention to detail and good value for money. Nice guy to deal with and wouldn't hesitate to recommend him. now just have to be...
by stu60
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Hawk handbrake warning switch
Replies: 6
Views: 1665

Re: Hawk handbrake warning switch

i bought this £14.29

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/131707800434 or search for

CLASSIC MGB - MIDGET HANDBRAKE WARNING LIGHT SWITCH AAU2492

hope this helps.
by stu60
Thu Sep 06, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: tyre pressures
Replies: 6
Views: 2151

tyre pressures

Hi could anyone please advise correct tyre pressures

MGB running gear

Wire wheels 205 70 15

Pirelli P4000 tyres

thanks
by stu60
Wed Sep 05, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Engine change/installation advice
Replies: 5
Views: 1589

Re: Engine change/installation advice

hi
thanks for the replies and the video which is really helpful. how far off the ground did you lift the rear of the car ?
thanks stuart