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    Re: Engine and gearbox mounts

    1.8 TC
    Has a 7 blade yellow fan (now pared down!)
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    Engine and gearbox mounts

    Hi All,

    Having sorted through all my lockdown jobs my LWB Roadster sailed through it's MoT last week.

    However, having mentioned a dreadful noise on hard braking, I learnt that the rubber mounts...
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    Re: Roadster 1800 TC oil filter

    Job finally completed today. Had a very helpful conversation with someone at Moss who had himself owned two 1800TCs in the past.

    After talking he was confident that my engine had been fitted with...
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    Re: Roadster 1800 TC oil filter

    Thanks for your helpful tips. I have the other style of filter - closed end pointing down.

    I see MOSS list their filter under the Unipart no GFE 121 and so I shall order one of those, rather than...
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    Re: Roadster 1800 TC oil filter

    Thanks,

    I think this is what must have happened. I said on my post that his filter was wider than the filter head. When I just took it off the seal was fully intact and it span easily so I don't...
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    Re: Roadster 1800 TC oil filter

    Hi Stuart,

    Yes I didi lubricate the seal with some fresh engine oil.

    I suspect my error will be revealed once I take it off and will be all the wiser then!
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    Roadster 1800 TC oil filter

    Along with a long list of lockdown jobs I replaced the oil and filter on my Roadster using a Borg and Beck BFO4085 filter supplied by ANG classic car parts said to be equivalent to Unipart GFE121.
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    Re: LWB Roadster wind deflectors

    Hi Dave,

    Could you post a photo, or send me one as a PM, of what you have done - thanks.

    Matthew
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    Re: LWB Roadster wind deflectors

    Thanks for your helpful thoughts. Yes, that is what it may have to be . Perhaps I've been a bit premature in asking the question before receiving the deflectors, but I couldn't see anyone had...
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    LWB Roadster wind deflectors

    After 30 years of having a painful red right eye I have finally got around to consider fitting wind deflectors. I've read a lot of previous posts inc those within the Tech Tips section.
    I have a...
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    Re: Marina steering column lower felt bush

    Thanks for all your advice.
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    Marina steering column lower felt bush

    I've seen various other threads about the lower felt bush on the Marina steering column.
    Does anyone know where to source a replacement, and if so what part number?
    I'm not certain if a mini part...
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    Re: re license on french plate

    I drove my Roadster to Gibraltar way back in 1993 and had it registered there. I did have to butter up the MoT man as the exhaust discharges on the side which didn't go down too well in the narrow...
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