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by Roger King
Fri Jul 10, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Original ac cobra shelley jack
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: Original ac cobra shelley jack

Hi, could you post the Shelley number, and does it have the curved saddle?
by Roger King
Tue Jul 07, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: MOT emissions
Replies: 7
Views: 142

Re: MOT emissions

Dave, The consultation document of June 2018 proposed changes involving the relevant date of the engine, but this was dropped, mostly due to a huge number of responses from kit car builders and the industry. https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/f...
by Roger King
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Nice FIA for sale in Europe
Replies: 20
Views: 478

Re: Nice FIA for sale in Europe

Let's turn it into a Land Rover forum!
IMG_3985.jpg
Odd, photos are working now
by Roger King
Wed Jul 01, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Fuel line longevity
Replies: 14
Views: 442

Re: Fuel line longevity

I have used Viper's offering, amongst others:

https://www.viperperformance.co.uk/blog ... fuel-hose/

Out of interest, why would you require pre-formed fittings, Mark? I usually make up my own hoses.
by Roger King
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Fuel line longevity
Replies: 14
Views: 442

Re: Fuel line longevity

Interesting! So how on earth are you meant to monitor the condition of that??
by Roger King
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Nice FIA for sale in Europe
Replies: 20
Views: 478

Re: Nice FIA for sale in Europe

No Clive, I don't need it as most of the forums I post on take photos with no trouble, and don't want to get the hassle I had with photobucket.
by Roger King
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Roll bar noise
Replies: 9
Views: 3784

Re: Roll bar noise

My Hawk had no roll bar, and a Jag diff. There was always a 'zizz' from the diff audible through the rear of the car even without the roll bar. This applied to three different diffs when I was fiddling with ratios. The reason is that the diff is mounted directly to the frame of the car, unlike in th...
by Roger King
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Nice FIA for sale in Europe
Replies: 20
Views: 478

Re: Nice FIA for sale in Europe

This was the only way I could access the fuel pump on my old Humber Imperial, 35 years ago:
Humber 4.jpg

Now I don't understand at all. This was 4.2MB, and it was accepted to post! I've reduced it to 900kb.
Does that make any sense?
by Roger King
Mon Jun 29, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Nice FIA for sale in Europe
Replies: 20
Views: 478

Re: Nice FIA for sale in Europe

Hi Stu, Yes, done that and the pic title appears in the attachments box, but there’s an orange triangle next to it and it doesn’t appear in the reply. If I click on the triangle, I get a message about pixel limits. I have no idea how to change those but as the photo is only 380k I don’t get it. I’ve...
by Roger King
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Nice FIA for sale in Europe
Replies: 20
Views: 478

Re: Nice FIA for sale in Europe

Definitely GRP. It's missing the long underbonnet chassis struts, and the doorshut appearance is completely different.

I tried to post photos, but it seems 380kb is too big and I can't make them any smaller.