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by Tim Kemp
Tue May 14, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger Restorations
Topic: Mystery Hole
Replies: 3
Views: 467

Re: Mystery Hole

Hi Brad,

Thanks for the reply. I don't think that this one is, there is another slightly further round which works for getting at a plug.

Any other ideas?


Tim
by Tim Kemp
Mon May 13, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger Restorations
Topic: Mystery Hole
Replies: 3
Views: 467

Mystery Hole

IMG_1398.jpg Morning all, I was wondering if anyone knows what the hole on the top face of the transmission tunnel is for. In the photo it's between the back of the rocker cover and the clip that is securing the hydraulic lines. I've looked at two right hand drive Tigers, an earlier one and a MK1A ...
by Tim Kemp
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Sunbeam Tiger Restorations
Topic: New Bumpers
Replies: 1
Views: 345

New Bumpers

Morning all, So the restoration of my Tiger is coming on ok. Body is awaiting some work before being painted, and I'm going through all the other bits to get them working / painted / chromed for when it returns. I seem to have a reasonable collection of bumpers gathered from over the years - but not...
by Tim Kemp
Thu Mar 20, 2014 5:22 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: 289 engine noises
Replies: 1
Views: 2176

289 engine noises

My Tiger runs a totally rebuilt 289 (less than 1000 miles) that runs fine apart from some slight tappet noise on cold start-up. It was fitted with new Eidelbrock Performer cam and hydraulic lifters during the rebuild. The problem starts after about 5-10 minutes at approx 3000 rpm when a loud ticking...
by Tim Kemp
Fri May 03, 2013 12:20 pm
Forum: Sunbeam Team Tiger
Topic: Building a Racing Tiger...
Replies: 2
Views: 4251

Building a Racing Tiger...

Afternoon all, As this is my first post I thought I'd give you a little background on me and where my interest in Tigers comes from. My grandfather bought a new MK1A back in 66/67 which he ran as a daily driver up to around 100k miles until he replaced it with a second hand MK1. On his death he bequ...