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Cooling > Cleaning the entire system? (9 replies - 5629 views)

One think to keep in mind about these blocks is that there's a rather narrow/rough spot on the back side of cylinder #4. One of the ...   04-14-2013 05:02 am

Body & interior stuff > Different year bumpers (2 replies - 1825 views)

Art is correct. You need the bumpers + the mounts. The other thing I've seen done with the rear rubber bumper is to shorten the bracket ...   03-20-2013 07:30 am

Brakes > Metric? (8 replies - 5189 views)

In the united states most brake fittings use SAE tools ...   02-22-2013 10:23 pm

Fuel Stuff > Fuel line from gas tank (1 reply - 2937 views)

Correct configuration is to a straight end with no fitting. Fuel line is clamped on over line and connects to T. ...   02-17-2013 02:01 am

Electrical & Instruments > Horn, headlights blinkers repaired (9 replies - 7013 views)

If John's information can be located I'll be happy to host it on my web site. ...   10-19-2012 05:24 am

Electrical & Instruments > Horn, headlights blinkers repaired (9 replies - 7013 views)

Looks like good stuff. Another nice little tip to add to the pile here. You can get an aftermarket heallight wiring harness from Victoria British which ...   10-15-2012 01:26 am

Body & interior stuff > Fiberglass bonnet? (2 replies - 2761 views)

You tried Delta? ...   10-14-2012 04:36 pm

VIN Database for Jensen Healey & Jensen GT > New owner Colorado Springs,CO (15 replies - 10154 views)

Keep in mind that the front end of the MKI & MKII are actually slightly different. You'll likely have trouble fitting bezels from one to ...   10-09-2012 04:06 am

Carburetors > California Smog Test (8 replies - 6147 views)

I'm serious about the denatured alcohol. Get the car good and warm. Run the car down to around 1/4 of a tank, get the big container of ...   08-11-2012 05:31 pm

Carburetors > California Smog Test (8 replies - 6147 views)

Run alcohol for the test instead of gasoline. :) ...   08-11-2012 09:38 am

Brakes > front rotor thickness (17 replies - 10870 views)

Sounds more like a Master Cylinder/rubber brake line issue. ...   06-05-2012 04:42 am

Engine & Transmission > Toyota W58 gearbox & bellhousing progress (10 replies - 8516 views)

Geting up early involves children, getting said children off to schol, and thn work. Doesn't matter how early I get up, my boy always seems ...   05-17-2012 02:49 pm

Engine & Transmission > Toyota W58 gearbox & bellhousing progress (10 replies - 8516 views)

Totally understood. I just find that as I get older it gets much harder staying up late enough to call the UK during business hours ...   05-16-2012 10:17 pm

Miscellaneous > Jensen West 2012 (6 replies - 4105 views)

Dangit. I thought this was normally in september. I'll be hiding iout in the mountains up in Washington state. ...   05-10-2012 01:47 am

Body & interior stuff > Window winder spacer (2 replies - 2846 views)

Out of curiosity I just checked the following: TR8, Spitfire 1500, MGB, Austin Healey Sprite mkiv, and Austin Healey 3000. None of them use the ...   05-08-2012 11:52 pm

Body & interior stuff > Window winder spacer (2 replies - 2846 views)

Check ebay. Otherwise Delta. I don't know if the handles, etc. interchange with any other brit cars. ...   05-08-2012 11:43 pm

Engine & Transmission > 912 installation (6 replies - 4426 views)

Brett, Never knew the newsletter was called "The Standard." used to get it, but unless the wife is put in charge of such things then they ...   05-08-2012 02:36 pm

Engine & Transmission > 912 installation (6 replies - 4426 views)

Where is this article? I need it too. Jody ...   05-07-2012 03:48 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Elecrical Short (2 replies - 2603 views)

If you are careful you can pop the spades out of the back of the fuse panel. Then reconnect one by one until it pops. Jody ...   05-03-2012 08:58 pm

Engine & Transmission > In need of a head... (3 replies - 2304 views)

Let me go digging, i may have some extra heads. ...   04-30-2012 06:05 pm

Suspension > Ball Joint Boots (1 reply - 2625 views)

Is Jim @ Delta out of stock? ...   04-26-2012 04:28 pm

Engine & Transmission > Lotus 5 speed transmission (31 replies - 9664 views)

You can get an excel bellhousing and cable kit from Lotus bits in the UK. This will accept a Toyota W58 5 speed transmission (this ...   04-23-2012 07:11 pm

Brakes > lockheed rear brake work (10 replies - 7759 views)

That's good too. Many people were never taught to use the stuff when assembling brakes. That was my main reason for pointing out the Permatex as ...   04-14-2012 02:54 am

Brakes > lockheed rear brake work (10 replies - 7759 views)

The lube is for the rubber bits on the wheel cylinder during reassembly. ...   04-14-2012 02:30 am

Brakes > lockheed rear brake work (10 replies - 7759 views)

As long as you correctly clean the system out before putting DOT5 in then you're fine. There is no water in the lines, etc. I've been ...   04-14-2012 01:57 am

Brakes > lockheed rear brake work (10 replies - 7759 views)

A brake spring tool is very handy to have, be very careful removing the rather thin drums. Otherwise it's a straightforward process. I also recommend using Permatex ...   04-13-2012 10:02 pm

Body & interior stuff > Cowl Shake (1 reply - 2108 views)

I've driven my somewhat crumbly pre-restoration JH for years (needs floorboards at a minimum). I've never noticed any cowl shake. In fact, the body has ...   04-12-2012 04:24 pm

Engine & Transmission > Seals seals and more seals (6 replies - 3574 views)

Skip the PB Blaster. Make up some Weasel Pee: 50/50 mix of Acetone and ATF. It loosens bolts far better! Gotta store it in a glass jar ...   04-10-2012 04:12 pm

Carburetors > DLHA 45/48 or Comparable Webber (0 replies - 2091 views)

Hey folks, I'm looking to source (preferrably) a set of Dellorto DLHA 45 or 48 mm for my current project. Anyone have a pair or leads on ...   04-06-2012 05:15 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Wiper gear stripped? (4 replies - 3133 views)

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Jensen Healey wiper assembly but were afraid to ask: http://theymightberacing.com/Projects/FrameOff/JH74G/WiperAssemblyRestoration.aspx ...   02-25-2012 10:13 pm

Body & interior stuff > Mk1 Windshield (11 replies - 7469 views)

Definitely have a professional install windshields. They are just too danged easy to screw up and/or break. Call your local glass shops and tell them exactly ...   02-16-2012 03:14 pm

Body & interior stuff > Complete dash removal for dashpad install (5 replies - 4668 views)

IIRC, it was one or two very long socket extensions, and may have had a universal in the middle. ...   02-16-2012 03:10 pm

Body & interior stuff > Mk1 Windshield (11 replies - 7469 views)

The Jensen Healey windshield was specific to the vehicle. It was also used in some TVRs. It shouldn't be that hard to find one. ...   02-13-2012 03:56 pm

Body & interior stuff > Has a one pc body front ever been done ? (10 replies - 6036 views)

Well, don't want to dissuade you from a crazy idea, as I'm a big fan of crazy ideas, but this is not a small order ...   02-09-2012 03:49 pm

Engine & Transmission > 907 vs 910 (14 replies - 11939 views)

Hey All,   I was able to find someone who had fit the 910/912 to a Jensen Healey in the past. Based on their information it apparently ...   02-08-2012 09:53 pm

Engine & Transmission > 907 vs 910 (14 replies - 11939 views)

Bumping this topic. Anyone have pictures or more specific information on the chassis modifications necessary to install the 910 block? ...   02-05-2012 08:21 pm

VIN Database for Jensen Healey & Jensen GT > Jensen Healey & Jensen GT VIN Database (274 replies - 212808 views)

None of my notes have the measurements for that specific bolt. I do know that it's the exact same one as the one that holds ...   01-04-2012 01:53 am

Engine & Transmission > Rear end (4 replies - 2942 views)

Have you checked with Delta? Last time I checked only the pinion bearing was unobtanium. ...   12-16-2011 06:33 pm

Engine & Transmission > Race Engine Building (8 replies - 6627 views)

Heh, I hadn't thought of penultimate in that term. I used it as any "ultimate" version will eventually be updated. :) Jody ...   12-13-2011 04:10 am

Engine & Transmission > Race Engine Building (8 replies - 6627 views)

Now, I don't know how much governing rules will impact what you'll do. I also don't know the track constraints where you'll be racing. But, ...   12-12-2011 10:13 pm


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