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    Re: GT6 Based overheating

    oups I meant motor block...
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    Re: GT6 Based overheating

    cylinder head is currently treated in the workshop (Leaks test), all necessary parts ordered.on the motorclock side of the head gasket, the surface was a bit dirty... coud be a source of leaks, if...
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    Re: GT6 Based overheating

    uh... If I have to change the head gasket, I have seen there are several kits available.
    This one even includes the valves: https://rimmerbros.com/Item--i-RG1022R2BKGT63
    But there are no studs....
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    Re: GT6 Based overheating

    Hello,

    I will check it ASAP. ,you should be able to enlarge the photos by clicking on it.
    Regarding the oil I found into the coolant, icould it by any chance come from a leak on the gasket here...
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    Re: GT6 Based overheating

    Thanks for all your feedbacks.
    I will try to put some pictures, it can help to understand how it's made, and may also help someone looking for what can the cooling system configurations.
    Here is...
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    Re: GT6 Based overheating

    Well, yes I am talking about the motor thermostat... that's a good track.
    As the expansion tank is connected to the Thermostat housing, then I will have to check if the way it has been done still...
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    GT6 Based overheating

    Hello,
    One issue coming after the other, My GT6 based roadster has now successfully passed the french MOT after i rebuilt the carbs :cool:
    I then have been able to drive the car from my father's...
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    Re: GT6 Based roadster track rod GT6 based

    Thanks for you answer, I confirm it is the BAL one, unfortunately I am too far from the car garage to make photos in a close future.
    But I have some photos I took before leaving it:
    10678

    10679...
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    GT6 Based roadster track rod GT6 based

    I hope I searched correctly and the info is not yet on the threads...
    I did brought my car to a mechanic shop. He was unable to setup the
    wheel alignement, as according to him, the track end rod...
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    Re: roadster import in France follow up

    I am going to replace as much pop rivets as possible by screws to allow to flex the panel as much as possible to get the possibility to remove the filters as it is not screws in reality, but stud...
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    Re: roadster import in France follow up

    Working on it ( 48 hours at the car storage place). I wanted to work on carbs set-up. Unfortunately, I can't remove the air filters due to a lack of space between the carbs and the side panel. The...
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    roadster import in France follow up

    Hello,
    a topic to follow the GT6 based roadster I bought (http://www.marlinownersclub.com/forum/showthread.php?7856-Marlin-GT6-Based)
    My brother went to pick up the car and bring it fisrst in...
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    Re: Marlin GT6 Based

    well for now, I will see when I will pick up the car (long trip to France), if by any chance there would be a box containing a logo given with the car :-)
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    Re: Marlin GT6 Based

    thanks for the infos, I guess it means it is impossible to find spare logo.. I think it brings a little something to the car look...

    Maybe possible to manufacture one in stainless steel plate by...
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    Re: Marlin GT6 Based

    Sadly, the side metal plates added plus the front one are not very pleasant to see + a respray might be needed, but the electricity work done might increase a bit the reliability.
    As a newby, I am...
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    Re: Roadster on ebay

    ok... if the administrative situation might be clear, I asked an MOT copy as a single strange info on a V5 can make the registration process impossible here in France.
    Hard also to make a mind on...
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    Re: Roadster on ebay

    which means that to drive the car in the UK, all taxes since this time has to be paid, or only the one for the year in progress?
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    Re: Roadster on ebay

    Hello, you mean not SORNED since 1996? corry a bit lost within UK administrative statuses :-)
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    new on the place

    Hello,
    New french member, after a test drive of a LHD roadster a few months ago, I am now looking forward buying a berlinetta or roadster, within the UK.
    In fact those cars are not as common in...
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