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    Re: Gear stick upgrade

    One of the many little jobs to try. I can also take the threads off a bolt in my lathe. My concern would be that as it’s just one bolt and spring that the detent plate slides on it could potentially...
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    Re: Marlin Grill Badge

    Found it and the two nuts, the studs were rusted but as you can see I got them out without damaging the threads.

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    Re: Gear stick upgrade

    My interpretation and copy of what Hugh did.
    I plan to hold and lift the bar to select reverse.
    I need to get on with mine and stop getting distracted with other things.

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    Re: Marlin Grill Badge

    Hi Ray,
    I have to find it but if you PM me with your address we can work something out.
    Cheers, Martin.
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    Re: 2.0 pinto timing

    Another search on eBay shows 2 types, a Quaife solid pulley like the one you have or an original.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F333400247743
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    Re: 2.0 pinto timing

    Haven’t owned a pinto for many years but remember why I had a Cortina and the cam belt broke.
    I thought the camshaft pulley had a window cutout, had a quick search on fleebay and see there was a...
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    Re: Gear stick upgrade

    Looks neater too.
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    Re: Marlin Grill Badge

    I think I have got a spare original metal badge somewhere in my garage. If I remember the screw bolts had rusted in but I managed to get them out without damaging the threads, not sure of the thread...
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    Re: Whatever happened to J C sportscars?

    Also on fleabay

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F113916433205
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    Re: Out and about with the Marlin Roadster

    Ha, it’s not really. Had a break from it as I had a few other projects to get out the way.
    I am planning on getting the fuel plumbed in soon, I am going to fit the tank from underneath and blank...
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    Re: Out and about with the Marlin Roadster

    The end of the season and this is when the forum goes quiet. It has been nice to have a read each morning before work.
    Keep us posted with any modifications you do to yours.
  12. Re: Marlin Roadster (Marina Based) Steering Rack Redux

    I also have a rack that needs a strip down. Just waiting for keep&share to reopen my account to have a read.
    Where did you get the bush and bellows required for a rebuild from?
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    Re: ...and here's a Roadster project

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F143348619478

    Original price £500. £700 price hike, bleddy hell I should have bought it back then.
    HairyDave, you...
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    Re: ...and here's a Roadster project

    That is the same one that was for sale down the Lizard a few weeks ago. Higher price too.
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    Re: Yet another red Roadster

    That’s better. Seller a MOC member?
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    Re: Yet another red Roadster

    Not much of a description of it. Maybe the owner doesn’t really want to sell.
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    Re: Kop Hill Climb this weekend

    Great photos, Looks like it was a great weekend. #jealous :-)
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    Re: Identifying parts ...

    Minimine are an established classic mini specialist business also selling on eBay.

    I have purchased from them in the past with service and quality excellent.

    I do agree that you do have to be...
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    Re: Identifying parts ...

    I replaced my top steering bush and lower felt bush with.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F182177470129
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  20. Thread: cycle rack

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    Re: cycle rack

    I didn’t know that the maximum overhang is 305mm and it’s good to know.
    I am (in the past) guilty of towing a trailer with no light board and having bikes on the back with slight obstruction to the...
  21. Thread: cycle rack

    by meverett
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    Re: cycle rack

    Nigel will also be towing the teardrop so that will have the light board.
    Just measured my bike and it’s 69” in old money, the overall width of my roadster is 61” ish so a 4” overhang each side is...
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    Project roadster on flea bay.

    Definitely a project but correctly registered. Nice wheels and no HairyDave I am not interested :-)

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F303287225713
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    Re: Unfinished Sportster on eBay

    Dave, Ha and Noooooooo.
    Got to concentrate and focus on my Roadster. Been distracted on other things recently and need to get back on it.
    When the Roadster is finished I can put that in the...
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    Unfinished Sportster on eBay

    Unfinished v8 sportster on eBay.

    https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F123892554261
  25. Thread: Jrr 929 d

    by meverett
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    Re: Jrr 929 d

    They look like new. What sort of price were they for each wheel? I have 5 original Marina alloys that need doing, was going to do them myself but as far as I have got is having the tyres removed when...
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