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Carburetors > Velocity Stacks (16 replies - 12927 views)

Dropping in a set of E cams from a later Éclat engine will reduce the overlap and shift the torque curve down a bit, but ...   10-02-2014 10:01 pm

Carburetors > Velocity Stacks (16 replies - 12927 views)

On stock cams and stock compression? Don't think you'll find much more torque by just swapping velocity stacks. The 907 was known as "the torqueless ...   10-02-2014 05:39 pm

Brakes > Noise from Brake Pedal (26 replies - 12877 views)

Don't know about the sound, but as far as stopping power goes: I think the brakes were described as "adequate" back in the 70's. Ring ...   09-14-2014 06:31 pm

Engine & Transmission > Living the dream: JH W58 5spd (39 replies - 17756 views)

T5s are rare in this part of the world, T9 and Rocket gearboxes are still plentiful. I don't think the T5 has the same bolt ...   09-10-2014 09:08 pm

Engine & Transmission > Exhaust Header Removal and Cam Covers (15 replies - 6178 views)

answerman wrote: For those who have done the header removal, would you think there would be any benefit to removing the cam covers first? Cam towers? Yes. ...   09-10-2014 12:50 pm

Engine & Transmission > Living the dream: JH W58 5spd (39 replies - 17756 views)

There have been bell housings for Vauxhall slant-4 to Rocket/T9 boxes on eBay, but none currently. AFAIK one of those should work, the 907 shares ...   09-08-2014 07:16 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

Swapped starters today. My patience with the old Lucas starter was finally worn through when I, due to a slight brain fart, managed to get ...   09-07-2014 12:21 pm

Wheels > Tire Size (25 replies - 32355 views)

I run 205/50R15s on 7x15" wheels. ET5 is just on the limit, I think I would buy ET10 wheels if I were to buy again. As ...   09-03-2014 06:18 am

Ignition > No start... (4 replies - 2753 views)

If the starter gave in - but he did say it sounded normal on cranking - consider getting a brand new geared starter. I have ...   08-31-2014 06:44 pm

Ignition > No start... (4 replies - 2753 views)

Crikey! If the crank is turning and the cams don't, it WILL be expensive. Degree of expensiveness depends on engine speed when the cams stopped ...   08-30-2014 07:44 pm

Ignition > Having trouble re-installing the distrubtor (3 replies - 2408 views)

The whole thing is spring loaded! You have to seat it, then hold it in place with one hand while tightening with the other. ...   08-26-2014 08:11 pm

Carburetors > Webers or ? (23 replies - 14334 views)

Mods: This thread should be moved to the appropriate forum? Paul Koehler wrote: Beg,borrow, buy or steal Des Hammond's book on Dellorto's & Weber carbs; read it  ...   08-20-2014 07:59 am

Engine & Transmission > Stainless steel exhaust front box removal (3 replies - 2762 views)

On Ms Jensen there is a smallish resonator around where I would have expected a front muffler to be. As I understand it, in terms ...   08-15-2014 10:18 am

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

No lug bolts in the kit I received, will have to get some. My local parts pusher has 7/16"x43mm bolts from Grayston in stock, will ...   06-28-2014 07:54 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

Will have to check package contents, they may be in there... Good thing I just got myself a 20 ton hydraulic press, makes installing stuff ...   06-28-2014 03:14 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

Thanks for the tip, Gordon! What length bolts did you get? -- Joachim ...   06-28-2014 12:10 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

As promised: http://i440.photobucket.com/albums/qq129/subwooferbone/83A67B9E-2B73-4429-A1BD-DF711968BBF6_zpsjcecimw4.jpg Got the front brakes all buttoned up last night, had a quick road test before bedtime. I AM IMPRESSED! The difference in stopping power ...   06-28-2014 09:01 am

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

Finally got a few hours to work on the car - home alone for a few days. Yiiihaw! http://i440.photobucket.com/albums/qq129/subwooferbone/03871DEA-5AB5-49D3-9FBB-ECF603E301B3_zps3dixha8r.jpg Right front as it used to be http://i440.photobucket.com/albums/qq129/subwooferbone/F7EEAC39-9411-4561-9B5E-AF2883474D8F_zpsnrhfydzm.jpg Dust shield ...   06-26-2014 09:25 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

For those who wonder, here is a link to the Norwegian MoT inspection guidelines: http://www.vegvesen.no/_attachment/563937/binary/910948?fast_title=Revidert+kontrollveiledning+gjeldende+fra+31+12+2013.pdf Not all of it is relevant to passenger cars, thankfully... ...   06-18-2014 05:58 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

For those curious as to why I didn't swap the brakes over before the MoT; There was a risk that I would have to put ...   06-18-2014 11:16 am

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

MoT today, no points on her! It's time for a brake refreshment, I now have 2 years to get the paperwork in order before the ...   06-17-2014 11:30 am

Engine & Transmission > CNC porting the 907 head (3 replies - 2612 views)

You are aware that Lotusbits already have CNC ported heads, and judging by the dyno plots they are not useless. 280+ BHP from a 2.5l ...   06-13-2014 09:19 am

Brakes > Brake upgrade? (27 replies - 19970 views)

The full kit (front & back) is £1200-ish shipped as a kit. I am hoping to install my new brakes sometime in June, just have ...   05-22-2014 11:18 am

Ignition > HELP! Serious running issues! (7 replies - 5023 views)

Does the fuel flow from the carb while the fuel pump is running, or just while cranking? I am sort of guessing you have a sunk ...   05-05-2014 05:52 pm

Ignition > HELP! Serious running issues! (7 replies - 5023 views)

answerman wrote: Fuel is just pouring out of the front carb. Your answer is right there, it is drowning in fuel. The question is why, and it ...   05-05-2014 08:19 am

Projects > 19744 Running (11 replies - 7328 views)

I believe 9V is the correct output voltage for the stabilizer. -- Joachim ...   04-07-2014 06:35 am

Ignition > Electronic Ignition (13 replies - 6927 views)

Use a Pertronix-II instead. Works with my tach (to the extent said tach can be said to be working, it is old and knackered), installs ...   03-27-2014 07:10 am

Carburetors > Weber DCOE 37mm choke / Carb Coughing-Sneezing (9 replies - 13311 views)

Feeling sorry for you about the header flange, a real pain to redo (if we are talking head to header flange). I am guessing that you ...   02-25-2014 06:19 am

Engine & Transmission > 318 Chrysler main bearing (6 replies - 3993 views)

If I am not much mistaken, the block has to be align bored after 10-doweling the bearing frame, right? In that case it makes sense ...   02-04-2014 08:55 am

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 36282 views)

MOP is also known as LCA, Lobe Centre Angle. For 260 degree cams and 110/110 timing, you will have the following timing: Ex: Open 60 degrees ...   01-31-2014 09:16 am

Projects > 16173 will be entering project status... (135 replies - 79286 views)

Pictures, or it didn't happen! :-) PM me if you can't figure out how to attach pictures. -- Joachim ...   01-14-2014 07:38 am

Engine & Transmission > Getting the rocker covers oil tight (9 replies - 4052 views)

The rubber gaskets are supposed to be installed dry AFAIK. I have had no leaks and no extrusion when (re)fitting mine. -- Joachim ...   12-23-2013 01:55 pm

Carburetors > Weber DCOE 37mm choke / Carb Coughing-Sneezing (9 replies - 13311 views)

Float height is really an irrelevant measure as it varies too much from float to float, fuel level is what you want to measure. Carb ...   11-28-2013 07:47 am

Engine & Transmission > 907 engine in work stand (6 replies - 3310 views)

Try to mount it so the mount points are as far from eachother as possible and you should be fine. That reduces the pull/push on ...   11-26-2013 09:08 pm

Carburetors > Dellorto DHLA 45 Has No Fuel Main Jets (6 replies - 4344 views)

If the engine ran at part throttle or above the jets must be there. But unless you look closely enough the parting line is hard ...   11-25-2013 06:43 am

Carburetors > Morgan Carbtune (33 replies - 20081 views)

Low compression and smoke would suggest blow-by, i.e. that the piston rings and/or the liners are worn out. See if you have oil mist coming ...   11-20-2013 09:17 am

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

Thanks! Had to have her out for some photos today. http://i440.photobucket.com/albums/qq129/subwooferbone/null_zps8cd22905.jpg http://i440.photobucket.com/albums/qq129/subwooferbone/null_zpsbb34ca74.jpg -- Joachim ...   10-13-2013 05:26 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

And the wheels are on the car! http://i440.photobucket.com/albums/qq129/subwooferbone/null_zps50e59f31.jpg Brakes will go on after the season ends, still a few weeks left, I hope, but winter is approaching ...   10-11-2013 09:21 pm

Projects > 18711 "Miss Jensen" (107 replies - 77900 views)

... and here they come! Picked the new rims up today, so I just had to try them on to see what they will look ...   10-09-2013 09:07 pm

Wheels > Stock wheel offset (19 replies - 12179 views)

Picked up the new rims today, will get some tyres for them ASAP! I ordered 7x15" ET05 rims, clearance looks good. No need to space ...   10-09-2013 09:00 pm


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