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by Humphrey47
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: 1930 12/4 Open Road
Replies: 1
Views: 949

Re: 1930 12/4 Open Road

Is that a standard Austin grey?
by Humphrey47
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: DYNAMO CHARGING
Replies: 1
Views: 887

Re: DYNAMO CHARGING

I can only imagine that the contacts in the regulator box have stuck together. If left unattended it could cause a fire unless there is a fuse in the circuit. A good auto electrician should be consulted.
by Humphrey47
Sun Sep 01, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 16/6 Brass carb info needed
Replies: 1
Views: 145

16/6 Brass carb info needed

Hi guys,
Just need to know how much vertical movement there should be on the central float valve spindle.
by Humphrey47
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Spares
Topic: Wanted 1934 Austin 16/6 Engine
Replies: 1
Views: 182

Re: Wanted 1934 Austin 16/6 Engine

I have been in contact with Claudio and it seems that he has the monobloc engine with a cross braced chassis which would be normal for a 1934
by Humphrey47
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Toe in/out on a 1929 A12/4 front wheels.
Replies: 7
Views: 947

Re: Toe in/out on a 1929 A12/4 front wheels.

When you get it right, Be aware that there are shims inside that keep the ball tight. If it is that far out, they must be very slack.
by Humphrey47
Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 1934 16/6 18/6 engines
Replies: 0
Views: 348

1934 16/6 18/6 engines

Are there any obvious differences between these two engines? Are they both monobloc? Do the numbers indicate the HP?
by Humphrey47
Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: No Spark - help!
Replies: 11
Views: 1265

Re: No Spark - help!

It is always a good idea to check the earth connection from the battery to the chassis first. I have been caught out several times. An underrated positive lead is also a common problem if it has been replaced.
by Humphrey47
Sun Mar 31, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 1929 16/6 Burnham door cards
Replies: 0
Views: 602

1929 16/6 Burnham door cards

Are the twelve ones the same? If not, any photos?
by Humphrey47
Sun Mar 31, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Spares
Topic: 1928 Burnham Front Doors Wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Re: 1928 Burnham Front Doors Wanted

What year?
by Humphrey47
Sun Mar 31, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fixing Body To Chassis
Replies: 2
Views: 491

Re: Fixing Body To Chassis

you are lucky that you have the rear doors as the front would be easier to make. You will need to make the body chassis which is made up of straight lengths riveted to the uprights. There is also crossing rear section and a central section that the seat supports fit to. The doors use the same steel ...