Click here to sign up  Click here to go to the galleries  Click here to go to the code of conduct  Click here to go to the video page  Click here to go to the SW Meets page

Search:

Type: Posts; User: charles44

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,410

    Cabrio windscreen surround

    Are stainless steel windscreen surrounds still available for the Cabrio - mine is painted aluminium and somewhat scruffy
  2. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,404

    Re: Marina steering column lower felt bush

    Agree with Ripper - I used the classic Mini bushes and they are still working three years later
  3. Re: Fitted Cappuccino seats in the Cabrio ready for FoS tomorrow

    Not much queuing and good access but it was Thursday so not as busy.
    I signed up for the Fellowship which saves money on grandstand seats as I live fairly close I usually got to both Revival and...
  4. Fitted Cappuccino seats in the Cabrio ready for FoS tomorrow

    Fitted recoloured Suzuki Cappuccino seats in the Cabrio - now ready to drive to Goodwood FoS tomorrow!

    Anyone else going?
  5. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,737

    Re: Berlinetta hard top wanted

    Have one in West Sussex if that helps?
  6. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,766

    Re: Insurance for a 22 year old named driver ?

    I made a similar enquiry this year for my 23 yr old son for an 1800cc Roadster - 91 up to 800......
  7. Thread: Insurance.

    by charles44
    Replies
    10
    Views
    2,932

    Re: Insurance.

    Flux did the same to me two years back, phoned Graham Sykes who came in at about 90 - have stayed with Sykes ever since as they don't put stupid increases on at renewal.....
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,679

    Re: slight sideway movement in brake pedal

    It is also worth checking the aluminium bulkhead that the pedal assembly is bolted to is not starting to show stress fractures - I am sure there are previous threads on this topic?
  9. Thread: Fuel Pump ??

    by charles44
    Replies
    13
    Views
    3,547

    Re: Fuel Pump ??

    Fitted SU pump for an MGB near the fuel tank and fitted a plate to the engine to blank the hole left by the old pump.
    Also fitted inertia switch to the pump supply to shut power in the event of an...
  10. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,159

    Re: I am looking for this

    I bought that style of fitting about two months back from these folk:
    http://www.ebay.co.uk/cln/jclarkemarine/Canopy-bar-fittings-and-deck-hinges/78380313011
  11. Thread: New Exhaust

    by charles44
    Replies
    1
    Views
    1,931

    New Exhaust

    7776
    New Stainless Exhaust made by Powerflow - nicer noise but not quiet.....

    rerouted to come under chassis rather than through body but exhaust ground clearance still is greater than that below...
  12. Replies
    26
    Views
    8,438

    Re: Back on the Road

    nothing back from them - I will see if I can get the plans / design run up on CAD and get a price to produce (might as well benefit from eldest doing a Mech eng degree......)
  13. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,160

    Re: Wheels needed

    I have a set of MGF steel wheels with tyres less than 2 years old and the spacers needed for the front - collection from Sussex
  14. Thread: Seats

    by charles44
    Replies
    2
    Views
    1,718

    Seats

    I have the original Marlin seats in my Roadster, I was however wondering what have other folk fitted - particularly to provide some head restraint?

    The seats are as far back as they go as it is a...
  15. Replies
    17
    Views
    5,671

    Re: Steering rack

    Tell me more!
  16. Replies
    1
    Views
    3,161

    Marina Gearbox 1.8 (no bell housing)

    Was working when removed last year - free to anyone who can collect from Sussex
  17. Thread: Lovely Day

    by charles44
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,388

    Re: Lovely Day

    It was the same in West Sussex, looked lovely but could have done with extra layer - cracking afternoon drive through the south downs including Ditchling Beacon where I was in convoy with a Dax Cobra...
  18. Replies
    11
    Views
    4,124

    Wiper Wheel boxes

    The wipers had always had a narrow angle of sweep since I got the Roadster so I bit the bullet and stripped out the dashboard and eventually got the wiper wheel boxes out, one was almost seized in...
  19. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,556

    Re: Postponed jobs

    Will strip the old rack and take a look at it.
    Happily having cycle wings makes a rack swap a less than 2 hour job.
  20. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,556

    Postponed jobs

    While I change out the rear axle bearings I noticed some play in the rear UJ on the propshaft so that was pulled out and changed (easy when fitted with cir-clips).
    I had also noticed play in the...
  21. Replies
    7
    Views
    3,292

    Re: Sunday Fun with Marina Rear Wheel Bearings

    All done - the 10T press worked a treat (good old ebay!)
    Now to fit the replacement rack, wiper wheel boxes.........etc etc etc
  22. Replies
    7
    Views
    3,292

    Re: Sunday Fun with Marina Rear Wheel Bearings

    Thanks Steve! Good to have a fallback option.
  23. Replies
    7
    Views
    3,292

    Re: Sunday Fun with Marina Rear Wheel Bearings

    I have the new bearings sat on the workbench while I pluck up courage....... I somehow did not believe the Haynes manual was telling the whole story!
  24. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,264

    Marina Axle U bolts

    Anyone know a source for long U bolts for a Marina rear axle with lowering blocks fitted - chasing a knocking noise have found that one U bolt is loose and the thread is stripped.... all the others...
  25. Replies
    26
    Views
    8,438

    Re: Back on the Road

    I have sent Cirrus an email asking about next steps and will post up the reply when I get it
Results 1 to 25 of 55
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3