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    Re: Clutch fluid

    Larry lots of LBC activity down here. Unfortunately most of the activity is over across the Bay in St Pete or Clearwater. You need to drive up close to Crystal River to get some elevation changes but...
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    Re: Prices for SWA Sprites on the rise

    I didn’t look real close just at final selling price.
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    Re: Clutch fluid

    Or just maybe a slow leak and you ran out of fluid. Too it up, bleed the clutch, and pack an extra can or two of brake fluid. More important you are sharing that reservoir with your brakes. It might...
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    Prices for SWA Sprites on the rise

    I didn't see anyone comment on the very nice Primrose 67 Sprite on BAT last week that went for $11,500 nice to see they are finally getting some respect. A couple of Midgets on BAT this week as well....
  5. Re: Iíve lost my mind, or whatís left of it!

    Congrats Rut. What year? I was admiring my nephews 2006 Green w Tan 911 over Christmas Holidays. Was Promised I could drive it this Summer when insurance back in force. There are some special back...
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    Re: Bruce Uchida Front Tilting Bonnet, 2008

    Looks like and expensive design to fabricate. With my present front tilt setup the L Bracket can pivot and rock forward when the bonnet is opened. When I close the bonnet I need to rock the L bracket...
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    Re: Bugeye for sale

    There is a BE in FL that was restored by a high end shop in FL that I was told owner wrote a check to the restoration shop for $77k. It won the trophy at safety Harbor Show last year. Oh yeah and...
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    Re: Master Cylinder Rebuild Help Please

    And if that doesn't work you can always resleeve them in brass. Getting to those inside cups without scoring the bore can be troublesome.
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    Re: Radiators , fans etc

    I've got a BE w 1,326 and Electric Fan set to turn on at 190 degrees. Thermostat set for 180 degrees opening. found that engine was varying at long stoplights, especially this time of year and fan...
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    Re: Carpet going in the bugeye

    Peter,

    who’s carpet kit. I picked up a carpet kit for a Mk 2, a VB Kit I am going to use. Kit was from an abandoned project and included all interior panels as well. Got new door cards from BE...
  11. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Peter,
    Thanks for the note. Happy to share tips folks if you decide to go this way.
  12. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Thanks Holt for the kind words. The color is great and will be nicely complimented by the Cherry Red interior. Now if I could find time to get back to Bugsy. Heading North to Columbus in Thursday and...
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    Re: Do you recognize this wheel?

    And if they are magnesium better have them crack checked before putting them on the road.
  14. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    You should feel close. It was your inspiration and letting me drive BUGI in 2016 and helping me to find Bugsy IV that allowed me to get to this point. This is a really good color, a little warmer...
  15. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Thanks Drew, delayed getting back to Bugsy this week as HVAC leak caused major damage to wooden oak flooring in my back hallway. Lots if damp under flooring that needed to come out and in process if...
  16. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Hardtop I’d like to sell. Not something I need in FL. Even in Winter. It will hang from ceiling of my garage in perpetuity. Come complete with a roll around storage cart same as Bugeye Guy sells.
  17. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Team,
    I learned a whole lot about painting and cutting and buffing. In hindsight, if I could have sprayed this paint it might have gone on smoother but I think for what I have in this project, <...
  18. Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    I wanted to share the latest pictures of Bugsy IV my 60BE. I just finished Painting, Cutting, Buffing and rolled him outside for washing down and pictures yesterday afternoon. All is done on the car...
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    Re: replace shocks in pairs?

    Send it to Peter and that way both shocks will react the same way. If shock has not had Peter’s magic touch you can be it will leak.
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    Re: Alternator help - please.

    If you’ve got a 1500 under the bonnet that could be it. A BF Screwdriver to see movement on the harmonic balancer might be in order.
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    Re: Finding Gerard

    He just posted on one if the forums the other day.
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    Re: LBCs, whatcha gonna do?

    Talk about getting in and out of a BE, I needed to get into the boot of a buddy's BE today to do some wiring work for him. He's 77 and having issues getting around as well. So I'm the youngster at 69...
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    Re: LBCs, whatcha gonna do?

    Rut I’d offer to help take one off your hands but it’s hard enough convincing Kate that I came with Bugsy and he’s got to stay. A TR-6 would be a nice cruising alternate.
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    Spare Wheel Cap for JBW Wheels

    I accidentally broke a Wheel Cap for my JBW Wheels 18mm High x 33 mm Diameter. Replacement cost for this Wheel Cap is 6 pounds from the UK but shipping in over 30 pounds for a .2 oz part. They say...
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    Re: BE Steering Rack-Leaking 90w

    Trevor that is pretty much the plan. Hope you are coping with cold weather and snow today. Happy to report to my friends up North, Apollo Beach is checking in with sunny and 81 this afternoon. Fall...
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