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Alan Richey
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New Sump fitted
Busy day today, but all done and dusted.   Having borrowed the engine hoist I
was able to remove the undamaged sump off the spare engine and put it on
the Tiger.  Sounds simple but it took hours, with the associated skinned
knuckles and frustration.    T...
New Sump fitted
New Sump fitted
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Holed Sump
I thought it was all going too well.      Decided to go to the pictures in Peterborough.   Bowling along
nicely on the A151 to Bourne when I remembered a spot where I
always 'kiss' the road, so pulled across to the other side of the
road t...
Holed Sump
Holed Sump
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Passed MOT !!
She has passed the MOT !! :-):-) She had originally failed the emissions test with the spare exhaust fitted.   So just before we went on holiday I swapped it for my well used, scruffy exhaust.  I did not have time to test it and the first time I drove the c...
Passed MOT !!
Passed MOT !!
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Failed MOT
Put her in for the MOT and no unexpectedly, she failed.  A couple of small things (split steering gaiter, twisted brake pipe) easily fixed, but also on emissions. This is particularly frustrating as with an ECU-controlled fuel injection system you have no c...
Failed MOT
Failed MOT
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New Clutch Cable
The heatwave we are currently having played havoc with my clutch.  Once the car got really hot I found there was a 'notch' when the pedal was about 1" off the floor and I had to push hard to get it past to change gear.   Decided the first thing to try was t...
New Clutch Cable
New Clutch Cable
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Happy Birthday
She has just had her 10th birthday and, coincidentally, has just passed the 20,000 mile point.  Still going strong although clutch release bearing sounds really bad.
Happy Birthday
Happy Birthday
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Fitted New Nose Cone
Having decided the damage to the nose cone from the garage 'incident' was beyond repair, I was lucky to find a brand new one from Richard
Stewart (the founder of Robin Hood Engineering), so today was fitting day.  Not a
difficult job but I had to drill 15...
Fitted New Nose Cone
Fitted New Nose Cone
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