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Engine & Transmission > REBUILD CLARIFICATION (6 replies - 6216 views)

Sounds like your valve timing is way off or your valves are poorly adjusted. Check that the cam sprocket marks line up at TDC. If ...   04-12-2006 10:33 pm

Electrical & Instruments > iPod in JH - anyone? (4 replies - 5580 views)

Hey Erik, When I took my old muffler my muffler shop they laughed and said it was a resonator. I purchased a muffler and welded on my ...   04-08-2006 03:01 pm

Electrical & Instruments > iPod in JH - anyone? (4 replies - 5580 views)

Too bad mp3's sound terrible. Of course, with the wind noise, Dellortos, and performance exhaust you won't be able to hear anyway unless you're parked. ...   04-07-2006 06:06 pm

Suspension > Front Coil Spring (17 replies - 16561 views)

Hi Mark, I don't believe the time and effort would have been taken to make a relief in the a-arm if there was no purpose for ...   04-03-2006 12:18 am

Suspension > Front Coil Spring (17 replies - 16561 views)

Mine were flat side up. The spring indexes to the divot in the lower A-arm. ...   04-02-2006 03:59 am

Carburetors > Aftermarket Air Cleaners - Different Types? (3 replies - 5611 views)

Weiand used to make a low profile filter the Alfa guys were using on their Webers. The RamFlo on Ebay is sold by Eurocarb which ...   03-30-2006 02:26 pm

Suspension > Car leaning to the left (11 replies - 12677 views)

I have never replaced those bushings for obvious reasons. It seems pretty clear that you need to jack or block the engine and un-bolt the motor ...   03-30-2006 01:51 pm

Engine & Transmission > Engine Rebuild (25 replies - 32516 views)

Start with the 2.2 crank and HC pistons. Then do the flow work, cams and Dellortos or fuel injection. Or forget all that and graft ...   03-29-2006 02:27 pm

Suspension > Front Shock Bolts (11 replies - 10640 views)

Will you sell me your old Konis Jim? Kurt Housh ...   03-29-2006 02:21 pm

Wheels > Original Wheels (17 replies - 17825 views)

I used brake fluid on my wheels. ...   03-25-2006 02:28 pm

Miscellaneous > San Diego Rolling British Car Day - April 15 (1 reply - 3371 views)

And you Northern California JH owners get ready for the annual Dixon event! http://www.ubscc.org/dixon.htm ...   03-24-2006 02:31 pm

Suspension > Front Bushing Replacement (0 replies - 3463 views)

I replaced the front bushings this past week and it's time to fess up. Doofis that I am, I replaced the driver's side upper A ...   03-18-2006 04:30 pm

Suspension > Car leaning to the left (11 replies - 12677 views)

Your rear bushings are worn. Gas shock absorbers with un-even pressure can also cause one side to sag. When you replace the bushings your springs ...   03-17-2006 02:25 pm

Suspension > JH Steering Rack (13 replies - 10935 views)

I have my rack off during the front bushing replacement. I also have a spare rack. The spare had 90 wt oil inside and the ...   03-15-2006 06:58 pm

Engine & Transmission > oil pressure drop (20 replies - 16718 views)

Where did that water go? It's either sitting in the cylinders or in the oil pan I would put a few squirts of oil in ...   03-15-2006 02:40 pm

Cooling > Running Cooler (8 replies - 9326 views)

Rex, the 4 core is wider and holds a lot more fluid too. They had to spread the header to make it fit. So far ...   03-13-2006 08:05 pm

Carburetors > Dellorto (0 replies - 3433 views)

Hi All, I know my car has been running a little rich and finally decided to do something about it. The idle circuit controls the mixture ...   03-13-2006 06:48 pm

Miscellaneous > Possible new JH owner needs advice (11 replies - 8766 views)

The stock JH is indeed very quick between 4k and 6k but has no grunt at low revs. The 7.8 0 to 60 time is ...   03-04-2006 12:10 am

Engine & Transmission > oil pressure drop (20 replies - 16718 views)

What is oil stabilizer? I have never heard of it. Is it like Slick 50 or Dura Lube? It shouldn't cause the symptoms you describe. I ...   03-03-2006 03:33 pm

Engine & Transmission > oil pressure drop (20 replies - 16718 views)

I would say the situation you discribe should be impossible. The oil will make no difference but the filter could. Did you use the same brand ...   02-26-2006 04:40 pm

Electrical & Instruments > panel light switch (10 replies - 10088 views)

I tried to mount the rocker on a new switch of the same size but it was too complicated for my feeble mind. Maybe I should ...   02-17-2006 08:22 pm

Body & interior stuff > Sills - molding and paint (25 replies - 19882 views)

Matt, your research is very interesting. How is the sill moulding attached? I see no evidence of any holes on my car although it has ...   02-17-2006 12:58 am

Body & interior stuff > Sills - molding and paint (25 replies - 19882 views)

I thought the rocker panels were painted body color or sprayed with undercoating and painted black. Any applied mouldings were probably installed by the dreaded P.O. or dealer ...   02-16-2006 03:20 pm

Engine & Transmission > Valve Adjustment SNAFU (11 replies - 12657 views)

Just to remind those who already know and inform the newer members, the shims from the 8 valve SAAB 900 up to 1987 IIRC are ...   02-07-2006 05:53 am

Engine & Transmission > Valve Adjustment SNAFU (11 replies - 12657 views)

Or just have your cams ground to the next "performance" grind! That will give you some extra room for the shims! Kurt ...   02-06-2006 03:59 am

Electrical & Instruments > Gas Gauge Problem (5 replies - 5824 views)

It's above your right knee on the side of the heater unit if you have a left hand drive car. It has a plain metal ...   01-31-2006 05:07 am

Miscellaneous > Message Board Upgrade (1 reply - 3349 views)

Thanks for all you do Greg!   Kurt ...   01-31-2006 05:03 am

Miscellaneous > DMV says VIN 18143 doesn't exist (7 replies - 7016 views)

CA DMV was shocked by the 5 digit vin # but allowed me to register and then typo'd the name as a Jensen Hely. I ...   01-28-2006 06:22 pm

Cooling > Running Cooler (8 replies - 9326 views)

When I took mine to a shop they opened a catalog with suitable cores and found 2, 3, and 4 tube cores available. I paid ...   01-28-2006 02:50 pm

Miscellaneous > Newbie considering a GT (4 replies - 4535 views)

Welcome to the board! The GT has several upgrades from the later Healeys (74 1/2 and JH5's): Front sway bar, air conditioning, power windows, more sound ...   01-20-2006 11:27 pm

Body & interior stuff > GPS and Lucas (2 replies - 3571 views)

Add a small accessory fuse box that gets power directly from the battery. Use it for stereo, driving lights, gps, MSD, etc. It may not look original but ...   01-20-2006 03:55 pm

Body & interior stuff > Body work (6 replies - 6837 views)

If yours is fiberglass you have a unique JH! The only fiberglass part that I can think of is the air box on the carburetors. ...   01-20-2006 02:55 am

Miscellaneous > Lets get Gregs car running. (7 replies - 6128 views)

Hey Greg, What do you need to get your car moving? I am offering any part, nut, bolt, wire, Lucas smoke, or wine to get ...   01-15-2006 04:49 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Fritzy Tachometer (40 replies - 48279 views)

I may have some tachometer guts for sale. Let me check the back shelves. Send me an email klhoush@comcast.net   Kurt San Anselmo, CA ...   01-12-2006 06:35 pm

Engine & Transmission > Differential- 4 speed & 5 speed difference (8 replies - 9972 views)

The "hot ticket" for driving on the freeway with either stock transmission is the 3.45:1.  Can you imagine driving across the country at 4200 rpm ...   12-28-2005 01:04 am

Suspension > sway bars (1 reply - 4159 views)

Ho Ho Ho, only at the Jensen factory! I have the part you need but I'm leaving to Grandma's in a few minutes. I'll be ...   12-25-2005 05:25 pm

Carburetors > Has anyone tried SUs? (4 replies - 6494 views)

IIRC the development engines had fuel injection and put out 220 HP. Pretty close to what Jensini gets from a 2 liter with 11/1 compression, ...   12-22-2005 05:41 pm

Suspension > REAR WHEEL BEARINGS - Questions??? (17 replies - 12748 views)

I used the pump-top from the gear oil bottle to remove the old and squirt in the new. I think it got about 90% of ...   12-18-2005 04:21 pm

Engine & Transmission > Loss of Power/Oil pressure when hot (15 replies - 16282 views)

First, it's vacuum retard not advance. To eliminate retarded advance go ahead and cap the vacuum tap on the manifold. The JH distributor has an ...   12-16-2005 11:58 pm

Engine & Transmission > Loss of Power/Oil pressure when hot (15 replies - 16282 views)

No power when the temp rises? You're not going to lose that much power from a bad temp compensator. If you want to disable it ...   12-13-2005 05:08 pm


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