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  1. Re: new to the club, need rubbers for tie bars

    Superflex are the normally recommended replacement. Full info in this thread https://www.marlinownersclub.com/forum/showthread.php?5922-Superflex-Polyeurethane-bushes-for-a-Marina-Roadster
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    Re: Smiths Fuel Gauge To Tank Sender

    Another vote for the Spiyda. I have one to connect a Ford sender to an ETB gauge.

    Also, has provision for user programmable low level warning light or buzzer, although I don't use them.
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    Re: Berlinetta fuel tank

    There are photos of a Spridget tank fitted in a Roadster in this thread: https://www.marlinownersclub.com/forum/showthread.php?6207-Mark-1-Roadster-can-you-identify-this-fuel-tank
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    Re: Ignition Fault.....Somewhere!

    Think it might have been a typo of START to SCARY.
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    Re: Berlinetta fuel tank

    Welcome to the forum, Peter.

    Escort van tanks are the proverbial hens teeth. I believe some Roadster owners have used Spridget tanks, which have the added benefit of using a Smiths sender so...
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    Re: Berlinetta

    I am sure you will get the answer you are looking for soon but in the meanwhile welcome to the Club and forum. Keep us updated on progress in the Build Diaries section.
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    Re: Wire Wheels

    Have you seen this thread https://www.marlinownersclub.com/forum/showthread.php?5059-Wire-Wheels-for-Marina-Based-Marlins on the subject?

    Chic Doig Classic Sprortscars are still in business and...
  8. Nice looking YKC Roadster with 2.3L V6 on Facebook

    https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1148325352214790/

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    Asking £4,500
  9. Is this an early Marlin? Listing on Car and Classic

    Up for auction and described as a very early Roadster but looks very different.

    https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1262656

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  10. Another Facebook Marketplace Roadster

    https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/1287609864964805/

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    Seems to be the place to advertise at the moment.
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    Two Roadsters on FB marketplace

    Green 1.8 engine 1991 https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/651400529064856/

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    Asking £5,500

    Blue 1.3 engine 1986 https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2744184285906834/

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    Re: Type 9 Gearbox in a Roadster

    Not that then.

    Like andyf I've not had the problem you're seeing but I've only had mine 4 years.

    If it was the oil getting too hot you would have thought it would affect other Ford engined...
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    Re: Type 9 Gearbox in a Roadster

    What oil are you using in the gear box? There was a thread on here about the newer GL-5 oils damaging older boxes.

    Edit: stevejgreen has an article about this on his Keepandshare site.
  14. Mk 1 Marina brake master cylinder and servo

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mk1-Morris-Marina-Brake-Master-Cylinder-and-Servo/383687633616?hash=item595590aad0:g:BeIAAOSwUqNfQT9y

    May be of use to someone doing a rebuild.
  15. Re: Unobtanium spares for the Marina roadster?

    Alternatively, if you want new: http://www.oliveiravalentimlda.com/NAM3246-Rod-tie-Morris-Marina
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    Re: Hybrid Roadster on Gumtree

    Now on eBay as well: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/133492775700?ul_noapp=true
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    Hybrid Roadster on Gumtree

    https://www.gumtree.com/p/other-cars/marlin-/1381160969

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    GT6 engine with o/d box. Loads of money spent.

    I looked at this back in 2016 when it was being sold by a trader and it was in...
  18. Re: Roadster B series exhaust silencer loudness problem

    It's not really practical to achieve a very quiet exhaust with the Roadster's under the running board arrangement. Your best bet is to use the biggest volume silencer that fits. Car Builder Solutions...
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    Re: Hi

    Welcome to the forum and well done on your perseverance.

    Envious of your engine; I think the Fiat twin cam is perfect in the Roadster.

    Keep us updated and good luck on getting it back on the...
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    Re: Berlinetta headlamp bar available

    Thanks, Danny. In that case, I'll leave it for a lucky Berlinetta owner.
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    Re: Berlinetta headlamp bar available

    Do you know if this will also fit the Roadster? If so, I'll take it, thank you. PM me with cost, please.
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    Re: Unfinished Cabrio V8 on eBay

    Thanks, Chris. That being the case this looks like an attractive project. Just wish that I had the space.
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    Re: Unfinished Cabrio V8 on eBay

    No takers and relisted: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/203057040533?ViewItem=&item=203057040533

    Does the Cabrio have the same problems with IVA as a Roadster?
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    Re: Roadster bargain on Gumtree

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1986-MARLIN-ROADSTER-1-8-TC/373123450015?hash=item56dfe4049f:g:UWwAAOSwUUhfGHPO

    Wow! Not kidding about the price increase.

    Looks like it's been tidied up and new MOT....
  25. Re: Marlin roadster stormforce car cover for outdoor

    This is what I have replaced the Stormforce cover with: https://www.classicadditions.com/en-GB/marlin-roadster-ultimate-outdoor-car-cover/vmd_10077-172469

    The material is very different from the...
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