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by garyf
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice
Replies: 6
Views: 414

Re: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice

A couple more
by garyf
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice
Replies: 6
Views: 414

Re: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice

The Final installment on the Hardtop refurbishment (For now?) I Received all the lower seals and fitted them this week, including new seals to the top of the Door Windows on the Hard top. The worst one to fit was the lower section under the rear window, plenty of lubrication, use of a blunt chisel a...
by garyf
Wed Aug 21, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: dashboard
Replies: 2
Views: 37

Re: dashboard

I believe my Dash is original and has stated all the writing for Wipers, Lights, Panel Lights & Blower are in white and appear to be under the varnish?

Regards

Gary
by garyf
Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: No reverse!
Replies: 3
Views: 169

Re: No reverse!

I've done a quick search on the Forum and can't find any answers relevant and I'm afraid I don't know a lot about Gear Boxes :( All I can suggest is you remove the Chrome retainer and gaiter and try and have a look if any of the Reverse lever mechanism bolts have worked loose or fallen out, although...
by garyf
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice
Replies: 6
Views: 414

Re: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice

A couple more photo's.
by garyf
Mon Aug 05, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice
Replies: 6
Views: 414

Re: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice

I finally got round to fitting the Stainless Spreader/Finishers to my car at the weekend, it was a job I was dreading but managed to complete the fitting in just over an hour much to my surprise with the rear window and seal still fitted to the car?!! I used some small electrical cable placed in the...
by garyf
Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: wheel studs
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: wheel studs

Hi Malcolm

Merlin Motor sport list longer 7/16" Studs, not sure if the splines are all the same though so a phone call first maybe?

https://www.merlinmotorsport.co.uk/p/7- ... 7-16-2-1-4
by garyf
Thu Jul 18, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: front bumper
Replies: 2
Views: 152

Re: front bumper

Here's a photo of mine, I don't know if its the Angle of the Photo but one Over-rider seems to point down slightly and one Up!!

No doubt the Bumpers been off sometime over the last 54 years though :roll:
by garyf
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: RHD steering rack
Replies: 4
Views: 589

Re: RHD steering rack

bernd_st wrote:
Mon Jul 15, 2019 5:14 pm
Would regard it reasonable for good condition used rack. Just my image though...
Ok thanks for your opinion.

Regards

Gary
by garyf
Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger Restorations
Topic: Brads Tiger
Replies: 482
Views: 303844

Re: Brads Tiger

It looks great :D , what colour are you going for Brad?
by garyf
Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger
Topic: RHD steering rack
Replies: 4
Views: 589

Re: RHD steering rack

Is this the normal sort of price for a Secondhand Steering Rack for a Tiger?
by garyf
Fri Jul 05, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Club Events
Topic: East Midlands Tiger Meet
Replies: 0
Views: 184

East Midlands Tiger Meet

I've been trying to get some of the East Midlands Tigers out of there Lairs over the summer months :D I had a partial success last night with two Tigers in the Car Park of the Coopers Arms for the local Alpine owners Club and general Classic Car meeting. The Car Park was full with a good variety of ...
by garyf
Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: STOC Tiger Register
Topic: Last Registered Tigers
Replies: 9
Views: 11368

Re: Last Registered Tigers

When I was looking at Potential purchases, I viewed a couple of 'E' Registered but 1965 built cars so not that unusual?

Regards

Gary
by garyf
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice
Replies: 6
Views: 414

Re: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice

Bill Thanks for the info, I Have read this method before on-line but thanks anyway. It sounds like it is very difficult to fit the Stainless finisher/spreader trim with the window & Rubber in place and impossible to fit the 2 retainer clips :( I've also read a tip on the Tiger Facebook pages of how ...
by garyf
Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice
Replies: 6
Views: 414

Hardtop Stainless finisher - Fitting advice

Hi All I've recently managed to pick up a good condition Stainless Finisher/Spreader for the rear window rubber on my recently purchased Hardtop (Photo attached). Can anyone advise the best way for me to fit it without damaging it! I can see that it overlaps the window rubber on the outer edges and ...