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Projects > 16173 will be entering project status... (162 replies - 101435 views)

Yes, increasing the oil pressure. The "factory" had the spring set for 55psi., which is really too low for a 7000 redline(rule of thumb is ...   12-29-2017 01:57 pm

Projects > 16173 will be entering project status... (162 replies - 101435 views)

Almost forgot; while you're at it, shim the pressure relief valve. Knock out the split pin into the distributor shaft hole, and add just under 6mm ...   12-28-2017 10:52 pm

Projects > 16173 will be entering project status... (162 replies - 101435 views)

Good luck with the "shimming". As for the distributor oil leak, it is much more likely from the seal on the spinning shaft itself, located ...   12-28-2017 05:09 pm

Projects > 1973 Jensen Healey Vin#11602 (36 replies - 21128 views)

Would strongly recommend putting a fuel filter BEFORE the pump; I've seen rust particles break the plastic flapper valves inside the SU pump. ...   11-26-2017 04:52 pm

Brakes > Pressure Differential Warning Actuator (8 replies - 1984 views)

Boy--you guys are up early! I wrote about this over 25 years ago and had it published in the White Lady, our now defunct mag. for ...   08-30-2017 02:04 pm

Cooling > Water Temperature Gauge Calibration (19 replies - 3791 views)

Don: If you do get a 910 impeller, you can cut it down as much as you wish even with a grinder if you use ...   08-23-2017 12:02 am

Cooling > Water Temperature Gauge Calibration (19 replies - 3791 views)

Don: have quite a few used ones; I'll have to bench yest them first but I advise you do that to yours first. Getting ...   08-20-2017 11:27 pm

Cooling > Water Temperature Gauge Calibration (19 replies - 3791 views)

Having rebuilt well over 300, again, they are usually fine if not leaking; at least check the bearings by grabbing the fan blades and gently ...   08-16-2017 08:09 pm

Cooling > Water Temperature Gauge Calibration (19 replies - 3791 views)

Assume you got one of the CHAMPION 3 row jobs? I never used one(mine and many others used 4 rows in with the original "tanks") ...   08-16-2017 07:39 pm

Cooling > Water Temperature Gauge Calibration (19 replies - 3791 views)

Don: both the water and fuel gauge run off a 9 volt stabilizer attached to the metal gauge plate with a sheet metal screw(above the ...   08-16-2017 07:00 pm

Suspension > Front wheel bearing problem (5 replies - 1854 views)

As Brett explained, I imagine you used a cotter pin(otherwise your right side would have become loose as well) but you did not say whether ...   08-07-2017 03:24 pm

Body & interior stuff > One of these things is not like the others (2 replies - 1024 views)

That's a '74 & later fender & shroud, and yes the bumper is too high. Also, the headlight shroud should NOT be touching the fender ...   08-04-2017 07:21 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Side light marker RUBBER!! (4 replies - 1425 views)

yes; have whatever you need(EXCEPT new rubber) use & new, for whatever you need. Good idea to check ALL the light fixtures after you get ...   07-24-2017 08:31 pm

Engine & Transmission > Auxiliary housing shaft circlip (4 replies - 1405 views)

Some of the aftermarket cam wheels did not have a chamfer on at least one of the hole to "capture" the circlip. Hopefully the other ...   07-21-2017 04:23 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Water Pump Test (5 replies - 1359 views)

whoa...leaky carb.? That rear carb sits right over the starter--it's called instant fire(hope you brought the marshmallows). Please have a fire extinguisher ready if you are ...   07-19-2017 10:33 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Water Pump Test (5 replies - 1359 views)

If the "upper hose" you are referring to is the one to the radiator, the water should NOT flow through it until the 165 or ...   07-19-2017 01:10 am

Electrical & Instruments > Related or coincidence? (7 replies - 1724 views)

The fuel pump itself is not fused; the "inner" or "HOT" side of the fuse box(closest to the center of the car) has a link ...   07-17-2017 02:14 pm

Cooling > EVANS waterless coolant (1 reply - 1047 views)

Has anyone used this product? It sounds good as it has a very high boiling point and is non corrosive to engines(especially nice for our ...   07-06-2017 05:34 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Side light marker RUBBER!! (4 replies - 1425 views)

Didn't know Delta sold any except for complete assemblies: The ones that B.P. Northwest sells ARE tapered with one side(the top/upper side) a little wider than ...   06-27-2017 02:57 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Side light marker RUBBER!! (4 replies - 1425 views)

Some of you may already know this, but there is now "FRESH" rubber for our cracked/deteriorated side light markers(also the same for Interceptors). I received a ...   06-26-2017 06:16 pm

Suspension > Installing front sway bar (33 replies - 25190 views)

Frank & all: the tabs for a sway bar should be pointed back. You have to drill a hole in the supporting ...   06-26-2017 06:04 pm

Fuel Stuff > Anti siphon valve fuel line (2 replies - 1191 views)

It is NOT in the "T" itself but in the fuel line that runs back to the top of the tank where the 2 other ...   06-25-2017 05:12 pm

Body & interior stuff > Front bumper top piece (4 replies - 1682 views)

Have a N.O.S. one; will try to get measurements soon. bruce madden ...   06-23-2017 02:00 am

Fuel Stuff > Fuel sender replacement (10 replies - 1911 views)

Fuel line to "T" is 5/16"; the plastic/black nylon lines have reducer rubber(1/8" I think) going to the charcoal cannister in front. (be ...   06-21-2017 01:48 pm

Fuel Stuff > Fuel sender replacement (10 replies - 1911 views)

Stu: 1) the tabs on the locking ring are just for getting it on and off(screwdriver works well) 2) Jim pointed out the very important anti-siphon valve(about ...   06-20-2017 11:44 pm

Projects > Project 16984. (28 replies - 8309 views)

if it hasn't been done yet, I would strongly advise getting the tank internally sealed, such as POR15. Mastercoat, or KBS(haven't used their products yet). Just ...   06-16-2017 07:19 pm

Miscellaneous > 13556 back on road but some newbie questions (10 replies - 2069 views)

Thanks, Nigel; will check it out. ...   06-16-2017 02:05 pm

Miscellaneous > 13556 back on road but some newbie questions (10 replies - 2069 views)

Nigel: I would be very interested if you knew or could find out what LED bulbs work for the instrument panel. I've done the rear ...   06-15-2017 09:17 pm

Projects > GT almost ready (21 replies - 11800 views)

wow--the outside looks beautiful! Love the way you put the white "speed" hash marks on the bottom--gives a good impression of moving fast. bruce madden ...   06-15-2017 08:34 pm

Miscellaneous > 13556 back on road but some newbie questions (10 replies - 2069 views)

1) most likely part of exhaust hitting floor pan or transmission bracket 2)later covers are 2 piece, with many just leaving only the top one on ...   06-15-2017 05:19 pm

Body & interior stuff > HELP need a piece of the top frame (9 replies - 2143 views)

we have found the velcro to not be sufficient to hold the side of the top on when the windows are down, not to mention ...   06-15-2017 05:10 pm

Engine & Transmission > Oil pump rebuild (46 replies - 28698 views)

yes; I can help(as I'm sure many others can as well). Please try to explain where/what/how the "rebuild" is going. bruce madden ...   06-14-2017 12:32 am

Carburetors > alternative air cleaner (5 replies - 2046 views)

If you pull the top off you will notice the 2 holes in the bottom of the piston; if they are closest to the butterfly, ...   05-28-2017 12:58 am

Carburetors > alternative air cleaner (5 replies - 2046 views)

Looks nice; just wondering why the carb. tops are 90 degrees from where they would normally be? ...   05-27-2017 11:40 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Removable Hard top demister Loom Male plug (8 replies - 2112 views)

Stu: please contact me through the email I provided earlier. Again: RedRacerbm@gmail.com ...   05-15-2017 01:58 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Removable Hard top demister Loom Male plug (8 replies - 2112 views)

Stu: finally got around to checking my stuff, and have 2 of the polarized plug(have never had a request for this part) that attaches to ...   05-14-2017 04:27 pm

Projects > 16173 will be entering project status... (162 replies - 101435 views)

Mike D'Olimpio at DELTA got some better engine mounts in that will likely fix your "height" adjustment. The former ones that were sold had ...   05-11-2017 09:42 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Removable Hard top demister Loom Male plug (8 replies - 2112 views)

Stuart: I'm pretty sure I have one off one of the many cars I've had to cut up. RedRacerbm@gmail.com Also, try Hank Leach, who bought ...   04-26-2017 03:30 pm

Body & interior stuff > MK1 Bonnet Needed/Wanted (1 reply - 954 views)

Have about 15, but none in "perfect" condition(cost for that one would be over $1000) If you still have yours and the main problem is "the ...   04-10-2017 05:14 pm

Body & interior stuff > New Windshield Installation - Need Help - 1973 JH #13046 (3 replies - 2547 views)

Randall: years ago(late '90s) we had to install quite a few on our cars(Atlanta, GA.). We found someone who had done Jaguars which have a ...   04-05-2017 09:58 pm


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