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by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: SUNDAY OUTING
Replies: 8
Views: 4880

hawk289 wrote:Clive

+ Vat, I made mine very easy, cost about £10 :lol: . For the newsletter will do an article.

John.
Thanks John, being a true Scotsman I hope to make one for nothing! :P :P :P
by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 11:32 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: SUNDAY OUTING
Replies: 8
Views: 4880

Roger King wrote:Doesn't Gerry have the alternator mounting parts in stock? He used to...

Roger
Yes £55 plus p&p!!! :shock: I've ordered one from him but what I need is slightly longer so I'll try making one out of stainless steel first. I'm also desperate to get it sorted before the weekend :?
by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 10:38 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: SUNDAY OUTING
Replies: 8
Views: 4880

Hi Bill, Good news about Allan and his gearbox . I've managed to get my hands on a lathe tomorrow so hopefully I'll have it resolved by tea-time. Fairly simple to make, I hope, a 1" round bar turned & threaded to 7/16" UNC on one end to thread into the cylinder head and 3/8" UNF at the orther end to...
by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 7:46 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: SUNDAY OUTING
Replies: 8
Views: 4880

Hi Bill, Lucky you, and glad to see Allan is getting on with his car. Do you think he'll be finished in time for Silverstone? I planned going out this weekend but on the way home from Callendar on Friday I noticed the voltage had dropped to 10 volts. On returning home I checked the alternator and fo...
by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 10:02 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 22
Views: 12243

woops, Hiccups!
by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 10:01 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 22
Views: 12243

Were Pirelli P4000 not standard fit for the Jaguar XJ series?
by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 10:01 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 22
Views: 12243

Were Pirelli P4000 not standard fit for the Jaguar XJ series?
by clive
Sun Apr 29, 2007 9:53 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 22
Views: 12243

HI David

I use Pirrelli P4000 ZRs on mine. £65 each so not too dear and good for the wet and dry. Plenty of grip for my 260 bhp, but still capeable of leaving the number 11 on the tarmac if required!

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by clive
Fri Apr 27, 2007 11:38 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: What Did You Do Today?
Replies: 4
Views: 2946

Hi John, glad you like the colour, its the same as Richard Stubberfield's.
I am planning to attend Silverstone this year and am looking forward to meeting up with and putting faces to other members.
by clive
Fri Apr 27, 2007 10:00 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: NEW EXHAUST
Replies: 10
Views: 6453

Bill, looks good and I think it is better having the exhausts nearer the sides. Looks like you have plenty ground clearance too! :D