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Miscellaneous > Markings from Engine Builder? (2 replies - 207 views)

Mark, I'd say you're right about those marks being made by a machinist or builder after the fact. The good news it probably means your motor ...   07-23-2022 03:35 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Electrical harness nightmare (4 replies - 459 views)

Jh092, You and I are car guys and like doing things right the first time but not everybody who drove these cars were. There was a ...   07-18-2022 04:58 pm

Projects > fuel injection for 907 engine (1 reply - 157 views)

jomac, I'm glad it turned out the way you wanted because it does sound cheap or easy. ...   07-18-2022 04:43 pm

Miscellaneous > Lind Bros Motors LTD video tour (2 replies - 174 views)

Disco, What really caught my eye was that stunning Eclat, probably a '77. They are even rarer than our J/Hs and are powered with the same ...   07-12-2022 04:40 pm

Electrical & Instruments > dash noise (3 replies - 163 views)

Rdinstel, There isn't that much under a J/H dash that could cause that problem, Disco has identified the two most likely culprits. If you get your ...   07-12-2022 04:09 pm

Miscellaneous > New Member (2 replies - 288 views)

Stuart, Congrats on your new (to you) car, they are wonderful unappreciated cars, hope you like it. In answer to your questions: 1) Factory psi (24/24) should ...   06-30-2022 03:08 pm

Miscellaneous > Interesting Recent Sale on BaT (0 replies - 133 views)

A '74 Jensen-Healey just sold on BaT for $14,250, a good price for the seller and a good value for the buyer. This seems to ...   06-29-2022 04:27 pm

Miscellaneous > Does Anyone Know This GT (14 replies - 593 views)

Carone, Keep in mind that LBC and easily are rarely used in the same sentence. Can it be done easily, in a word "No". First you'll need ...   06-25-2022 02:49 pm

Miscellaneous > Does Anyone Know This GT (14 replies - 593 views)

Carone, Sounds like you got a big thumbs up from Bruce, that's a good thing. Contacting the seller will be the best way to get more ...   06-24-2022 06:33 pm

Miscellaneous > Does Anyone Know This GT (14 replies - 593 views)

Bruce, While we're on the subject of extra equipment, on BaT there's a '75 VIN #19971 with some things I've never seen before. There's a cylinder ...   06-23-2022 04:51 pm

Miscellaneous > Does Anyone Know This GT (14 replies - 593 views)

Bruce, Smog testing in CA started in 1984. Before that smog equipment was required on CA cars but nobody inspected it or tested it. In '84 when ...   06-22-2022 03:00 pm

Miscellaneous > Does Anyone Know This GT (14 replies - 593 views)

Carone, Lots of red flags here, where do I begin. Lets start with the year, in 1978 Jensen Motors had been out of business for two ...   06-20-2022 03:01 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Electrical harness nightmare (4 replies - 459 views)

Jh092, I think the real adventure started the day you bought the car! When you're encountering these PO "fixes" keep in mind they were done to keep ...   05-31-2022 03:00 pm

VIN Database for Jensen Healey & Jensen GT > Jensen Healey & Jensen GT VIN Database (325 replies - 451204 views)

Poorichard, First, congratulations on your acquisition. Second, 810 miles! Don't leave us hanging there's got to be a story behind this one, oh and feel free to ...   05-14-2022 01:18 pm

VIN Database for Jensen Healey & Jensen GT > Jensen Healey & Jensen GT VIN Database (325 replies - 451204 views)

Ed, Do you know for sure your the booster is bad? Brake problems are usually found elsewhere, brake boosters are usually pretty bulletproof. When it comes to ...   05-08-2022 03:36 pm

VIN Database for Jensen Healey & Jensen GT > Jensen Healey & Jensen GT VIN Database (325 replies - 451204 views)

gswords3, Great find, congratulations. My VIN is 19661 so our cars are pretty close. Your best source of car history will be the seller and any paperwork ...   05-06-2022 04:28 pm

Miscellaneous > New GT on BAT with a nice Car and Driver article (4 replies - 635 views)

Sander, A nice GT to be sure, it still needs a few things (headliner, seats for example) but for the price not a bad deal. Like you ...   04-06-2022 02:51 pm

Engine & Transmission > Burn Baby Burn (20 replies - 21879 views)

If you're unfortunate enough to have an engine fire the first thing you should do on your way out of the car is pop the ...   03-09-2022 02:27 pm

Miscellaneous > Nice 74 5 Speed up on BAT (2 replies - 576 views)

It just sold for 15,350, a lot of car for the money I thought. ...   02-24-2022 09:57 pm

Miscellaneous > Nice 74 5 Speed up on BAT (2 replies - 576 views)

Very original right down to the door speakers. Not a big fan of the blackout though, I'd strip to bare metal the side markers, tail ...   02-18-2022 05:49 pm

Miscellaneous > Jensen GT Project on BaT (3 replies - 518 views)

Unfortunately it sounds like the new owner wants to turn it into some kind of racecar. As far as I know no one raced the ...   02-12-2022 03:05 pm

Body & interior stuff > Gas Struts For Your Bonnet (Hood) (15 replies - 16342 views)

Jh092, I see you've been surfing past threads on the message board. Good idea, lots of good information available especially for new owners. As you can ...   02-07-2022 02:33 pm

Miscellaneous > Jensen Healey Mk1 S/N 11214 Now on JHPS (4 replies - 830 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 04:44 pm

Engine & Transmission > Oil pan gasket or seal replacement (7 replies - 1377 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 05:36 pm

Miscellaneous > What to Look For and Look Out For in an Early 1973 MkI? (4 replies - 953 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 02:48 pm

Miscellaneous > What to Look For and Look Out For in an Early 1973 MkI? (4 replies - 953 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 06:25 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 9146 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 03:31 pm

Miscellaneous > New JHPS Member - Southern New Jersey (18 replies - 3105 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 03:09 pm

Miscellaneous > New JHPS Member - Southern New Jersey (18 replies - 3105 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 04:59 pm

Body & interior stuff > Tonneau (7 replies - 1552 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 04:27 pm

Miscellaneous > New JHPS Member - Southern New Jersey (18 replies - 3105 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 07:05 pm

Ignition > Valve clearance with paper gasket (4 replies - 1233 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 05:03 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 9146 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 02:55 pm

Body & interior stuff > Quarter Light (5 replies - 1538 views)

Don, There's also a slight amount of adjustment with the windshield. ...   07-19-2021 03:19 pm

Body & interior stuff > Looking for a Boot (trunk) lock (12 replies - 14763 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 02:51 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 9146 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 02:30 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 9146 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 03:58 pm

Miscellaneous > Another Jensen-Healey just popped up on BaT (34 replies - 9146 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 05:34 pm

Engine & Transmission > 2.2L Stroker Crank Install, What's Involved? (7 replies - 2249 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 04:24 pm

Engine & Transmission > 2.2L Stroker Crank Install, What's Involved? (7 replies - 2249 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 02:23 pm


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