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Miscellaneous > Jensen Healey Mk1 S/N 11214 Now on JHPS (4 replies - 103 views)

Mark, Looks like you found a very nice fairly original car. I really like the original mustard yellow paint, I'd keep that as long as possible. Looks ...   11-25-2021 05:44 pm

Engine & Transmission > Oil pan gasket or seal replacement (7 replies - 336 views)

Jomac, You could also drop the front suspension and steering, it basically comes out as a unit, Ant did it on Wheeler Dealers. You'll have to ...   11-16-2021 06:36 pm

Miscellaneous > What to Look For and Look Out For in an Early 1973 MkI? (4 replies - 269 views)

Mark, All good stuff from Tim, one of the go to guys on this board. I wouldn't be overly concerned about small oil leaks it is ...   11-02-2021 03:48 pm

Miscellaneous > What to Look For and Look Out For in an Early 1973 MkI? (4 replies - 269 views)

Mark, It's your call of course, but unless it's really close, or really cheap, or has the engine mods you want I'd keep looking. IMO the early ...   10-30-2021 07:25 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

A silver Jensen GT just sold on BaT foe 10K, a very good price I thought. It was sold as a project but it was ...   10-28-2021 04:31 pm

Miscellaneous > New JHPS Member - Southern New Jersey (18 replies - 979 views)

Mark, If you eventually need a transport service you definitely need to shop around, $3,500 sounds REALLY high. I shipped my '67 El Camino from Florida ...   10-17-2021 04:09 pm

Miscellaneous > New JHPS Member - Southern New Jersey (18 replies - 979 views)

Mark, Not sure how you want to go but this one looks like a nice stock clean driver at a good price. Add around $1,500 to ...   10-15-2021 05:59 pm

Body & interior stuff > Tonneau (7 replies - 454 views)

Don, It's probably a Robbins tonneau they don't have headrest pockets. You can tilt the seatbacks forward or do what I did just remove the headrests ...   10-15-2021 05:27 pm

Miscellaneous > New JHPS Member - Southern New Jersey (18 replies - 979 views)

Mark, If you could fit in any LBC this would probably be the one. Unless this guy has made you a offer you can't refuse I wouldn't ...   10-07-2021 08:05 pm

Ignition > Valve clearance with paper gasket (4 replies - 466 views)

I didn't even know you could still get paper gaskets. The first time I did a valve adjustment was about twenty years ago and even ...   09-25-2021 06:03 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Disco, That is indeed a very nice stock J/H, but expensive as you say. As can be seen on this thread alone, you can get a ...   07-27-2021 03:55 pm

Body & interior stuff > Quarter Light (5 replies - 792 views)

Don, There's also a slight amount of adjustment with the windshield. ...   07-19-2021 04:19 pm

Body & interior stuff > Looking for a Boot (trunk) lock (12 replies - 13332 views)

Don, In the 13 years since the last post of this thread I don't think anything has changed. What you're looking for is a barrel spring ...   06-26-2021 03:51 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Well it seems the rubber bumpers and 4sp didn't negatively affect the sale price, it sold for $12,300. A good price I'd say, maybe the ...   06-14-2021 03:30 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Well, as they say, you learn something new everyday. While this looks like a really original car it seems like rubber bumpers with a 4sp ...   06-09-2021 04:58 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Here we go again, a fifth one just popped up on BaT, you'd think there were a lot of them still around. One thing I haven't ...   06-08-2021 06:34 pm

Engine & Transmission > 2.2L Stroker Crank Install, What's Involved? (7 replies - 1208 views)

Thanks Bruce and Sander, I've been looking for a good machine shop for a while that's fairly close, not just for the J/H but a couple ...   06-05-2021 05:24 pm

Engine & Transmission > 2.2L Stroker Crank Install, What's Involved? (7 replies - 1208 views)

Max, Having the head done is also another option I'm considering. West Coast Racing Heads used to be the go to place, Richard Reyman was the ...   06-04-2021 03:23 pm

Engine & Transmission > 2.2L Stroker Crank Install, What's Involved? (7 replies - 1208 views)

Thanks Tim, When I come looking for a snack, as usual you lay out a full buffet. A 2.6L from a 2.0L! Never underestimate the ability of ...   06-03-2021 07:04 pm

Engine & Transmission > 2.2L Stroker Crank Install, What's Involved? (7 replies - 1208 views)

I'm considering this upgrade, I know it's pricey, but I've heard nothing but positive reviews. Aside from the crank what else needs to be replaced, ...   06-02-2021 08:01 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

And yet a fourth Jensen-Healey just sold on BaT for $5700, it was a black & tan steel bumper 4sp. This one may have been ...   06-02-2021 03:08 am

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Disco, Well it's no where near as nice as yours, but it is a nice, stock driver that you can just drive and enjoy for a ...   05-24-2021 03:57 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

It sold for $8300, I'd say both buyer and seller got a good deal. It seems like not too long ago you could get a ...   05-16-2021 05:18 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

There is yet a third J/H on BaT, seems like they're almost becoming common. It's a steel bumper car and looks like a solid driver. ...   05-14-2021 03:38 pm

Engine & Transmission > Strange Misfire (10 replies - 1498 views)

Pull the tops off, clean and lube the pistons, reassemble. It can happen to Zeniths when they've sat for a while. ...   05-09-2021 08:49 pm

Miscellaneous > Six Jensen-Healey Day! (0 replies - 430 views)

Last Wednesday at our local informal monthly Brit car gathering five, count'em five Jensen-Healeys showed up. We outnumbered all other makes, even the MGs! How ...   05-09-2021 03:48 pm

Engine & Transmission > Strange Misfire (10 replies - 1498 views)

Brandon, First things first, if you don't have a workshop manual, get one, it has the numbers you need. The manual shows 3 to 5 degrees ...   05-09-2021 03:30 pm

Wheels > 205/60-13 Tires (36 replies - 62630 views)

Joachim, I'ts a matter of personal taste of course, but I like the 4 spoke wheels,(like Disco's), they're unique and look kinda cool. ...   05-01-2021 05:06 pm

Body & interior stuff > Bumpers (4 replies - 3744 views)

One of the things I love about the Jensen-Healey is all the polished S/S used in place of chrome. The chrome on my Austin-Healey needs ...   05-01-2021 04:53 pm

Wheels > 205/60-13 Tires (36 replies - 62630 views)

This thread about the difficulty of finding 13" tires is ten years old, they were hard to find back then I can't imagine it's gotten ...   04-29-2021 04:01 pm

Ignition > Engine not turning over (5 replies - 1159 views)

If it won't turnover with sparkplugs in, but turns over with them out, the first place I'd look would be the starter. Since the car ...   04-25-2021 03:48 pm

Carburetors > Out of tune Stroms causing sputter/rough running? (8 replies - 9041 views)

Unfortunately this is one of those threads that stops abruptly with no resolution. It being 14 years old these's no way to know if the ...   04-20-2021 03:15 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Bruce, Considering how problematic Brit cars were in general at their launch, I'd say having a first one is at best a dubious honor. ...   04-14-2021 03:40 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Jh092 Those measurements are for the bottom and left end of the VIN plate. ...   04-13-2021 02:57 am

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Jh092, If you're talking about an aftermarket plastic dash cap that covers the original dash you may be able to trim it back to expose the ...   04-13-2021 02:20 am

Miscellaneous > steering wheel (2 replies - 718 views)

Jomac, I have a La Carra steering wheel, I used the adapter available from La Carra. It's a straight swap with the original. I'm not sure ...   04-13-2021 01:58 am

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Jh092, Congrats on your acquisition. From what I could see it looks like you got a solid car for good price. It doesn't even look like ...   04-12-2021 04:10 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

Both were nice cars, I think some just prefer the metal bumper cars, which could also account for the price difference. Personally I prefer the ...   04-02-2021 06:40 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

It sold for $11,750, considering the earlier 4sp netted $15,250 I'd say this buyer got a very good deal. While prices do seem to be on ...   03-31-2021 04:12 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 5664 views)

The bid is now $6500 with 4 days to go. It 'll be interesting to see if this one gets the same money as the ...   03-26-2021 04:34 pm


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