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Suspension > Upper control arm bolt and subframe (4 replies - 4732 views)

My left front upper control arm is loose. I had thought the bushings were worn out. I just removed the long mounting bolt and removed ...   03-03-2009 12:15 am

Electrical & Instruments > Battery alternatives (8 replies - 7350 views)

I also used a group 56. As for brands, Interstate is very good. Or you could use a dry cell Optima if they have one ...   02-21-2009 12:16 am

Miscellaneous > JH Winter Storage (2 replies - 2844 views)

Rob, not so much a concern for the springs and shocks, as it is for the tires. The tires can flat spot when sitting in ...   11-28-2008 10:00 pm

Body & interior stuff > Tonneau covers (2 replies - 3697 views)

Chris, the snap mounting posts on the dash and inside windshield post would tend to indicate the car was designed for a toneau cover. Most ...   11-28-2008 06:18 pm

Engine & Transmission > help with oil pan plug (16 replies - 10006 views)

Ross, first I'd be sure you are turning it in the right direction. To loosen it would be counter clockwise looking at your picture. Be ...   11-28-2008 05:50 pm

Miscellaneous > Paint and Restoration (9 replies - 7581 views)

OK, I finally have the PPG formulation for Malaga Blue, PPG code 14926. If you show this to your paint shop they should be able ...   10-21-2008 02:59 am

Carburetors > Weber Carbs (20 replies - 22702 views)

The JH originally came with the dual Strombergs in most western markets. In Europe they were available with dual Dellorto two barrels. Weber two barrels were never ...   10-19-2008 10:28 pm

Body & interior stuff > Trim fasteners (3 replies - 3762 views)

I am just discovering this as well. My JH was just painted, and I'm currently re-assembling the car. I ordered new outer window rubber weatherstrip ...   10-18-2008 03:15 am

Engine & Transmission > RATTLING NOISE (4 replies - 5086 views)

Another posibility would be a cracked piston or piston skirt. When cold the pistons have not expanded to proper tolerances. Older cars need to be ...   10-18-2008 02:57 am

Miscellaneous > Paint and Restoration (9 replies - 7581 views)

I'm getting the paint code information from the paint shop. Should have it in a day or two. They used PPG paint and in the ...   09-23-2008 07:50 pm

Miscellaneous > Paint and Restoration (9 replies - 7581 views)

15371 was just painted Malaga Blue this week (it used to be yellow). Its still in the paint shop, will get it back Monday. Bought ...   09-19-2008 05:09 am

Miscellaneous > Jensen Healey Disasters (10 replies - 7032 views)

I have 15375 at home in my garage and have been looking it over. The frame is tweaked a bit, while the back sits level ...   09-06-2008 08:39 pm

Miscellaneous > Jensen Healey Disasters (10 replies - 7032 views)

  The photos are under Jensens of Washington, John and Mimi Kimbrough. Here is a link to the photo gallery. http://jhppg.com/gallery/album169 I'm one of the NW Jensen ...   08-16-2008 06:53 pm

Cooling > Heater Fan Troubleshooting (10 replies - 9882 views)

The two wires coming directly from the blower motor should be + and - . Ground one and apply power to the other to test ...   08-06-2008 02:37 am

Fuel Stuff > Tanks, you're welcome (23 replies - 20274 views)

I also bought the Aluminum tank back the fall of 2005 as part of the original order of  tanks. However I am still working to ...   01-27-2008 01:36 am

Engine & Transmission > Cams & Pulleys - Early J-H and Lotus Compatibility (6 replies - 5161 views)

A quick question on Cam gears. My spare engine (3277) has the gears that only say IN and EX. The gears say IN on one ...   01-09-2008 06:55 pm

VIN Database for Jensen Healey & Jensen GT > Jensen Healey & Jensen GT VIN Database (274 replies - 214999 views)

74 JH 15371. Engine fire in 1986, has not been on the road since. Currently being restored. Mechanically done and engine started in 2005. Now ...   11-25-2006 04:53 pm

Miscellaneous > new dream - old dream (7 replies - 6480 views)

Welcome Al, I bought my 74 JH back in 1986 from a salvage sale after it had the infamous carb fire from the plastic gas ...   08-12-2006 02:47 am

Body & interior stuff > Restoration motivation therapy or advice (4 replies - 4972 views)

Thanks, Art and Judson. To answer some of Art's questions about what I've done so far. The front fenders, hood, trunk, windshield and doors are off ...   05-20-2006 09:30 pm

Body & interior stuff > Restoration motivation therapy or advice (4 replies - 4972 views)

I'm sure there are many people restoring cars that can associate to this story. JH 15371 suffered an engine fire back in 1986, and my dad ...   05-20-2006 03:15 am

Miscellaneous > JH Photo Gallery (5 replies - 5458 views)

Yes, the new photo gallery looks great. Maybe I'm missing something, but I found it difficult to get to the page where it lists the ...   03-11-2006 03:59 am

Body & interior stuff > Rust Repair (8 replies - 8087 views)

Jay, When I removed my stainless trim on the rocker panels it had two beads of black adhesive the whole length. After removing the screws, ...   03-09-2006 03:22 am

Body & interior stuff > Rust Repair (8 replies - 8087 views)

Jay, see the JHP photo gallery under body and paint. I have a rust repair section there. I have pictures of repairing this area. Removing ...   02-23-2006 02:17 am

Body & interior stuff > Glovebox restoration (9 replies - 8912 views)

Jay, I have my glove box out at the moment. I can take a picture and post it sometime this weekend. There are two leather ...   02-11-2006 02:37 am

Ignition > starter and selenoid connections (7 replies - 10504 views)

Glen, I aggree with Mark, sounds like the solenoid. But first I would check battery connections, and where the negative battery cable connects to the ...   01-29-2006 12:09 am

Body & interior stuff > Body work (6 replies - 6948 views)

Lawrence, Mine is metal. See picture below from JHPS photo gallery. View is just to the right of filler cap and the gas tank is ...   01-20-2006 08:28 pm

Body & interior stuff > Body work (6 replies - 6948 views)

I need some advise on repairing some stretched metal. After striping the paint off of 15371 I found that the metal was stretched on the ...   01-14-2006 10:28 pm

Miscellaneous > Transporting or Shipping (8 replies - 8128 views)

John, Moving to Portland. Very good. We could use some more JH enthusiasts in the area. Can't tell you much on the shipping of cars, ...   01-12-2006 09:43 pm

Engine & Transmission > Loss of Power/Oil pressure when hot (15 replies - 16578 views)

Joel, The wiring connector you seek should be right under the power brake booster. There are two connectors there. One has four wires: ignition wire to ...   12-24-2005 09:25 pm

Carburetors > Intermittant Fuel Pump Problem (7 replies - 9150 views)

Ed, I agree with Judson. They are not that expensive for that "clicker" type you have installed. That type is commonly available at most parts stores. ...   11-20-2005 03:17 am

Suspension > Front Suspension Removal (14 replies - 12204 views)

John, That slight bend on the control rod strut is standard. I thought the same thing when I removed mine earlier this summer. Both of ...   11-20-2005 03:02 am

Carburetors > 2 Cold Start Valves? (1 reply - 3884 views)

Bill, The factory Stromberg setup only uses a start enrichment valve on the front carb. So there is only one choke cable. There is a ...   10-22-2005 10:31 pm

Carburetors > New Aluminum Tanks - Anyone Interested? (103 replies - 50930 views)

I contacted Jorge by email and asked him about the hard plastic seals. Here is his response. WE USE THE SAME GASKETS ON THE "SPITFIRE" ...   10-22-2005 08:30 pm

Body & interior stuff > Replacement Convertible Top (5 replies - 6042 views)

John, The JHPS club store has vinyl tops for $335. The top is made by Robbins. From what I hear these are good quality tops. ...   10-22-2005 06:22 pm

Carburetors > New Aluminum Tanks - Anyone Interested? (103 replies - 50930 views)

I don't plan to seal inside or outside. It should last as long or longer than the original. I would be more concerned with how ...   10-22-2005 02:33 am

Carburetors > carburetor synchronizer (5 replies - 10408 views)

I also have the Uni-Syn like # 5746. It is at least 30 years old. It worked on my car to get carbs syncronized. Never ...   10-22-2005 01:57 am

Body & interior stuff > Rust Repair (5 replies - 6783 views)

Question about Brazing. I have started in cutting off and replacing my trunk lip flange. The rust only got to the verticle part of the ...   10-20-2005 12:22 am

Carburetors > New Aluminum Tanks - Anyone Interested? (103 replies - 50930 views)

My tank arrived Monday. It is pretty much an exact duplicate of the original tank. The only difference I see so far is the four internal ...   10-19-2005 06:31 pm

Engine & Transmission > Motor Dies - will this never end? (19 replies - 13673 views)

Joel, Yes, sounds electrical. You must have a bad connection somewhere. Try looking at the wiring harness connectors located just below the power brake booster. ...   10-16-2005 03:32 am

Cooling > Coolant leaks (1 reply - 5205 views)

On JH 15371 I have a coolant leak at both ends of the radiator hose between the water pump and intake manifold. The hoses are ...   10-16-2005 12:26 am


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