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by Doc Si
Wed Feb 03, 2021 22:30
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Wickins badge keyfobs
Replies: 15
Views: 958

Re: Wickins badge keyfobs

Hi
Really nice thanks
Doc si
by Doc Si
Wed Jan 27, 2021 19:36
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Wickins badge keyfobs
Replies: 15
Views: 958

Re: Wickins badge keyfobs

They look really nice. I’ll have one please.
Simon
by Doc Si
Wed Oct 14, 2020 13:44
Forum: General
Topic: News from Lotus
Replies: 6
Views: 694

Re: News from Lotus

Very true.
Ps I think you mean deg F not C !
Simon
by Doc Si
Sat Apr 25, 2020 10:34
Forum: Electrics and Electronics
Topic: Hazards & Indicators
Replies: 11
Views: 1311

Re: Hazards & Indicators

Spot on with the diagnosis ...thanks, I bypassed the earth directly to a good earth & all works fine...now just have to find the bad bit & fix it !

As a subsidiary question...anyone any ideas about removal/replacement of the indicator side repeater units?
by Doc Si
Fri Apr 24, 2020 14:09
Forum: Electrics and Electronics
Topic: Hazards & Indicators
Replies: 11
Views: 1311

Re: Hazards & Indicators

That’s an interesting thought, don’t suppose you know where that earth is to be found?
by Doc Si
Fri Apr 24, 2020 12:04
Forum: Electrics and Electronics
Topic: Hazards & Indicators
Replies: 11
Views: 1311

Hazards & Indicators

Hey guys....explain this one if you can. Yesterday I found that the right hand indicators were not functioning, rear front and side repeater, the rear bulb and socket were a bit corroded so easy to fix that one. Front indicator & repeater still not working. The repeater is pretty rusty, cannot get t...
by Doc Si
Fri Nov 29, 2019 14:53
Forum: Engine and Gearbox
Topic: gearbox oil
Replies: 2
Views: 474

Re: gearbox oil

2.5L Mobil 1 75W-90.
by Doc Si
Tue Nov 19, 2019 18:57
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Window Frames
Replies: 25
Views: 2425

Re: Window Frames

Hear hear ! ☹️ ☹️ ☹️
by Doc Si
Tue Oct 29, 2019 16:49
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Rear Exhaust Boxes
Replies: 1
Views: 364

Rear Exhaust Boxes

These have been cluttering up my garage for a while, they were in the boot of my Excel when I got her but clearly do not belong. I guess they belong to an Elite or Eclat by the appearance. They appear to be in good nick but superficially a bit scruffy, chrome far pies look fine & no rattles. Anyone ...
by Doc Si
Fri Jul 12, 2019 06:59
Forum: General
Topic: 83 Excel from from Finland
Replies: 178
Views: 17406

Re: 83 Excel from from Finland

One cap on the radiator header tank means that is a low comp, non-SE engine by my understanding, black cam covers appropriate,
by Doc Si
Sun May 19, 2019 17:29
Forum: Spotted/New Owners
Topic: Two in two days
Replies: 0
Views: 657

Two in two days

I saw a white Excel yesterday on the A146 Beccles to Norwich Road, looked very nice and sounded brilliant, sorry I was in a Mazda.

Today there was a red one on Somerleyton Road in Lowestoft, perhaps you’d been to the show in Corton? Again sounded great as I was walking up the road.
by Doc Si
Fri Feb 15, 2019 14:01
Forum: General
Topic: Anti theft
Replies: 19
Views: 1271

Re: Anti theft

I once had an old MG which had a concealed switch that earthed the coil. Try to start it with the key, all the electrics work, but the b....y thing won't star, thief thinks it's just a knackered old car.
by Doc Si
Sun Jan 06, 2019 21:23
Forum: General
Topic: Fuel or ignition problem
Replies: 18
Views: 1177

Re: Fuel or ignition problem

When mine did similar it turned out to be the rotor arm as suggested above by AM
by Doc Si
Wed May 16, 2018 15:19
Forum: General
Topic: Lancaster Insurance
Replies: 10
Views: 733

Re: Lancaster Insurance

I have just been quoted less than half my previous insurers premium, including agreed valuation, by ClassicLine.
Very efficient & helpful.
by Doc Si
Fri Apr 20, 2018 09:40
Forum: Spotted/New Owners
Topic: XCE II
Replies: 0
Views: 373

XCE II

On Wednesday I followed this car, BRG, from Whaplode Road across the Bascule lift bridge in Lowestoft.
I have previously seen this car about a few times.