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  1. Re: Wiring Loom & Friction Hinges Recommendation

    Chaps,
    Many thanks for the replies, appreciated. I've received the Car Builders Solutions catalogue and there is everything I'll ever need in there. Bill, many thanks for taking the time to call on...
  2. Wiring Loom & Friction Hinges Recommendation

    Hi folks,

    Has anyone bought a wiring loom in the last 6 months or so and can therefore make a recommendation as I need one for my A Series Roadster. Constant fettling no more, its now causing a...
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    Re: Triumph Roadster, rebuilt and back on ebay

    No, the chap removed the listing as he wasn't happy with the extent the gear lever protruded towards the passenger so he decided to end the listing and modify. I contacted him by an Ebay "message" to...
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    Re: Ignition Fault.....Somewhere!

    All interesting chaps and food for thought. There are a couple of standard black plastic modern relays on the top of the O/S bulkhead top but so far I have not traced where they are feeding. You have...
  5. Thread: Hello

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    Re: Hello

    Hi Pete and welcome. You've joined a friendly and knowledgeable club.

    Like Liz, I brimmed my Roadster the 1st time at the Shell garage in Helensburgh on route to the Cardross Rally weekend (sadly...
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    Re: Ignition Fault.....Somewhere!

    Baffling and not just my elekky issue. But how can predictive text change GOING to SCARY? LoL indeed.
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    Re: Ignition Fault.....Somewhere!

    Thanks chaps, all comment appreciated and I'll really scary having a good look on Friday. Its a separate solenoid on the alloy top panel but seems separately and well earthed. I will make this better...
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    Ignition Fault.....Somewhere!

    Hi to All.

    Ive had a recurring fault with my A Series Roadster for a while now and its getting worse. Battery is a new Bosch unit as I thought it at fault and I've also replaced the Starter with a...
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    "A" Series Sump Wanted

    Does anyone have a good example of an "A" Series sump they could lose from their parts collection. Mine is on its "leaky" last legs now and is past the renovation stage, and I'd like to get the Wee...
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    Re: Side Screens for a Roadster

    Guy's

    Thank you, all appreciated.

    Scotty
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    Re: Side Screens for a Roadster

    Dave,

    Yes all going well up in the Frozen North. Roadster going really well now after I got the carb sorted. After 2 years of trying various needles, I contacted Mick at Minispares who gave me a...
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    Side Screens for a Roadster

    Hi everyone,
    I'l looking for a pair of widescreens for my mK2 SWB Roadster or if anyone can suggest where to buy effective ones?

    Many thanks
    Scotty
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    Mk 2 Roadster - For sale

    My 1984 Mk2 Roadster for sale.

    1275 Marina based. Registered as a Marlin Roadster Mk 2.
    1984 Build.

    Owned and steadily improved during my 3 years of ownership. I've spent a fortune and...
  14. Thread: What Wheels?

    by sconebum
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    What Wheels?

    Hi folks,

    I'm making good progress with my A series Roadster, finally sorted the very lean SU after studying SU needle books, charts and wonderful programs on the Web that I couldn't use. Finally...
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    Twin Cam Questions.

    Guys, Good thread on the Carb issue elsewhere on the Forum. I presume all are using a Fiat gearbox and Marina back end? What is the requirements for the propshaft and fittings? I've a roadster with a...
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    Re: Carbs on Fiat engine

    Guys, Good thread. I presume all are using a Fiat gearbox and Marina back end. What is the requirements for the pro-shaft and fittings? I've a roadster with a standard A Series at the mo. I had a low...
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    Tuning SU Carbs (excellent guide)

    Hi again.

    Meant to mention in my last post that when trawling the web for SU data I came across this brilliant book from the 70's
    Tuning S.U Carburetters.
    ...
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    A series HSF needle change

    Hi folks.

    can anyone offer advice on upgrading the standard ADG needle on a standard marina HS4 FZX 1189 (wax stat) carb. I'm currently trawling through the charts looking for something with the...
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    Re: A Series Engines. Earlpart?

    All good stuff chaps. Presume you used Earlpart for your parts? I'm just starting to search for parts. A Series Spares and Bull Motif are a starter for ten. Do any of you know of others?

    Cheers
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    A Series Engines. Earlpart?

    Hi Folks.

    I was getting stuck into all things Roadster at the weekend and decided the best way to replace my gubbed old gearbox was to remove the engine and box as a unit. The engine is now pretty...
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    Re: Gearbox change A series Roadster

    Dave and Andy. Thanks for the information guys. Enjoy the summer.
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    Gearbox change A series Roadster

    Hi folks. I have obtained a really good low mileage gearbox to replace the one fitted to my Roadster which has the usual poor 1st and reverse. I was just wondering if it has to be an engine out job...
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