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    TR3driver

    Re: Choke on new to me TR3

    I'm guessing two separate problems, that just happen to have similar symptoms.

    Hard starting when hot, especially after only being stopped

    TR3driver Today, 01:21 PM Go to last post
    DrEntropy

    Re: Windows 10 Help

    "Anniversary Update". And MS is making it mandatory that the updates will be installed, like it or not.

    Many folks are having

    DrEntropy Today, 01:11 PM Go to last post
    TimK

    Re: healey windshield replacement

    The shims on my car are two thin aluminum strips that were fitted between the body and the windshield posts that bolt to the body. They look like scraps

    TimK Today, 12:44 PM Go to last post
    TomMull

    Choke on new to me TR3

    Took Herald's buddy (cellmate?) TR3 for a club drive on Saturday and a few not unexpected gremlins came out. I bought the car for it's un-restored rust

    TomMull Today, 12:41 PM Go to last post
    Editor_Reid

    Re: New member from Calgary

    Welcome to the BCF Jeff! Not sure what a "Locost 7" is (is that Lotus after spellcheck takes over?), but in any case I know of no "low

    Editor_Reid Today, 11:28 AM Go to last post
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    GTP1960

    Claying your car, before you polish

    I only thought my car was clean.

    I have never used clay before. Really didn't even know it was out there until a friend told me about it recently. The whole concept around clay is to use the...

    GTP1960 Yesterday 11:59 AM
    GTP1960

    Meguiar's G3626 Ultimate Wash & Wax Anywhere Spray - 26 oz.

    I am writing about this stuff because I am pretty impressed.


    I tried it as a "detail wipe down" at a recent car show.
    I had driven perhaps 50 miles to get to the park & had a lot of bug splats...

    GTP1960 09-20-2016 07:45 PM
    GTP1960

    TR3A convertible top install

    I'm going to try and give a detailed account, here:

    I had been postponing this job for over a year.
    Primarily because there was no complete professional instructions I could find, in one place....

    GTP1960 09-19-2016 06:19 PM
    GTP1960

    single key chromed hardware replacements

    all five locks on my car needed a different key:
    doors: different one each
    (universal question: why bother having locking doors on a TR3?)
    trunk
    glovebox
    ignition

    When I was tightening...

    GTP1960 09-19-2016 12:04 PM
    GTP1960

    Bonnet hinges

    I noticed some some increased vibrations from the bonnet.
    on closer inspection I found two of the studs had wallowed out of their holes & left the car.

    after consulting the forum, it seemed my...

    GTP1960 09-19-2016 10:49 AM
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