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by cros
Sun May 29, 2022 8:36 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 10044
Views: 1901346

Re: What did you do today?

∆∆ Looking at that wiring I should mention that the old looking plastic inline fuse is factory fitted. Seemingly it was beyond them to source a larger fuse box.
The later fuse is my addition, wish I could remember what it's for.
by cros
Sat May 28, 2022 10:59 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 10044
Views: 1901346

Re: What did you do today?

I tried to start the car this morning to go a shopping and there was nothing when I turned the key. Warning lights came on and didn't dim, no clicks. It worked fine earlier in the week, so I used the Landrover and had a look this afternoon. Starter OK when I stuck a screwdriver across to the solenoi...
by cros
Wed May 25, 2022 4:13 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 8629
Views: 1906604

Re: EBay Finds

Hooli wrote:
Wed May 25, 2022 3:05 pm
I really really hope those are still LR axles, it'll manage nearly 20ft before one bursts then.
I'm guessing Unimog, they're portals. What engine has it got?
by cros
Wed May 25, 2022 2:57 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 8629
Views: 1906604

Re: EBay Finds

I'll tell you what, it makes all the difference when someones gone to a bit of trouble to present a motor well. Screenshot_20220525-144726.jpg Handy if you decide to just drive over the top of everyone else in a queue though. Screenshot_20220525-144841.jpg https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/203941771317?mkc...
by cros
Sat May 21, 2022 9:41 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 8629
Views: 1906604

Re: EBay Finds

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/175288627616 ... SwOYVih1~W
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The words 'piss' and 'on fire' come to mind.
by cros
Sat May 07, 2022 9:52 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 8629
Views: 1906604

Re: EBay Finds

'I was told it has a good engine'. What a comfort that is for prospective buyers.
by cros
Fri May 06, 2022 11:04 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Dan's Crapi project.
Replies: 151
Views: 39781

Re: Dan's Crapi project.

Yes??
by cros
Sat Apr 30, 2022 10:50 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 10044
Views: 1901346

Re: What did you do today?

I put a bell like that on my Raleigh Riviera in 1967.
by cros
Sat Apr 30, 2022 10:53 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 8629
Views: 1906604

Re: EBay Finds

There were still some Pilots in service when I was a kid, but they were greatly dispised, apparently because of their thirst. I've no idea if this was deserved or because the V8 simply frightened people off, but the fact that they were still working well into the 60's suggests they were pretty robust.
by cros
Thu Apr 28, 2022 12:53 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Wobland Spottage
Replies: 1501
Views: 326160

Re: Wobland Spottage

Is that you coming back from a job mid-day?