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    TR6 Re: tr6 courtesy foot well lights

    The plinth and light on the tunnel behind the seats was present from the start of production up to and including the '72 cars. It was eliminated and replaced with one under the glove box for '73...
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    TR6 Re: Triumph TR6 Triple Weber carbs

    Like poolboy and malbaby asked, what have you done to the engine?

    Here's a little bit of stuff for your reading pleasure with respect to DCOEs and fitment to Triumphs. The low profile velocity...
  3. Thread: Oversize valves

    by Tybalt
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    TR4/4A Re: Oversize valves

    Here you go, a link to a PDF of David Vizard's Tuning Standard Triumphs over 1300cc:

    https://www.triumphexp.com/article/triumph/Tuning_Standard_Triumphs_Vizard.pdf

    Pages 60 through 68 discuss...
  4. Thread: Hard Top rubber

    by Tybalt
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    Spitfire Re: Hard Top rubber

    About twenty plus years ago the 911040 seal was NLS and I had feelers out trying to find one from multiple sources. They must have decided to start making reproduction seals because all of sudden a...
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    Spitfire Spitfire vs GT6 Front Hub Question

    I know that the Spitfires and the GT6 use different front hubs and brake rotors. Does anyone out there have measurements or information for the bolt pattern for the front hub to brake rotor joint...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: OD cover plate gasket sealer.

    It was either .025" or .032" thick. OD operation was not impacted so I have to think that at least in my case it was close enough to not be considered critical.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: OD cover plate gasket sealer.

    I had a similar problem in the same area on an A-type OD in my TR6. I made a gasket from rubberized cork and in the true spirit of belt and suspenders, used non-hardening gray Yamabond sealant, no...
  8. Thread: wider tires

    by Tybalt
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    TR6 Re: wider tires

    For a while I was autocrossing a TR6 when it was classified in E Stock and ran 205/50-15 tires on stock TR6 wheels with no problem. I did a couple of test fits with both 225 and then 215 section...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Revington Roll Bar

    I have bought directly from Revington and some of their stuff that Roadster Factory carried. Direct dealing was very good and quality of products is as well. The only "complaint," and it is a minor...
  10. TR2/3/3A Re: What weight transmission oil in a tr3 with OD?

    Herk has pretty much called it when it comes to making sure that you use something that is aimed at transmissions and not differentials. The fact that it says limited slip tells me that it is...
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    TR6 Re: Engine dies slow left turn.

    And when that happens you will know that you have definitely been, err, uhh, well, you know.
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    TR6 Re: Brake Line to Front Calipers

    There is a small "L" shaped bracket that attaches at the upper caliper mounting bolt for the solid line from the caliper to the flex line attachment. Note that only the fitting for the caliper is...
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    TR6 Re: Early vs newer pdwa for Tr6 1975.

    Glad to help. I would like to clarify something from my earlier post though related to the bolts used for mounting the 16M calipers. The threads are Unified 7/16-20, same as the earlier caliper...
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    TR6 Re: Early vs newer pdwa for Tr6 1975.

    As complete units they will interchange early to late, late to early. There are three styles. The earliest one has a brass body and uses cup type seals on the internal floating piston. You will...
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    TR4/4A Re: Fuel Line Fittings - Stock or Upgrade?

    Don't worry about the questions they are not a problem, see comments inserted into your post above.

    Take a look at things, confirm the threads at the fuel pump and come up with your basic layout...
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    TR4/4A Re: Fuel Line Fittings - Stock or Upgrade?

    This is going to be a bit on the long side and includes some sourcing information.

    I never upgraded this sort of stuff on the TR4A I had but did make a number of modifications to my TR6, among...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Panasport wheels

    Roadster Factory sells Panasports as does Paul Spruell:

    https://trf.zeni.net/TR2-TR3GB/189.php

    https://www.paulspruell.com/parts/wheels/wheels.htm
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    TR6 Re: TR6 Fuel Injection made easy

    Thank you for getting back with me on this. It looks like a nice clean install. Since I only saw two drop links down to the throttle bodies from the pivot rod, am I am correct in thinking that the...
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    TR6 Re: TR6 Fuel Injection made easy

    You should have mail, looking forward to hearing back from you.
  20. Thread: Free TR6?

    by Tybalt
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    TR6 Free TR6?

    No details other than what is posted here:

    https://forum.miata.net/vb/showthread.php?t=690606

    Note that it does contain those three not so magic words, "Ran when parked" and a date of 1983 for...
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    GT6 Re: Triumph GT6, basic work estimates

    I would suggest that you go ahead and join up. There were many members that had various Triumphs in some stage of repair or restoration and they showed up at driving events in some vehicle other...
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    GT6 Re: Triumph GT6, basic work estimates

    This is why I prefaced with "dare I ask the name of the shop?" As for legality in TX, I was speaking specifically to a city of Dallas ordinance that was passed back in the 1970s regarding estimates...
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    GT6 Re: Triumph GT6, basic work estimates

    I can understand reluctance to name the shop. Having grown up out that way and cut my teeth in the parts and service departments of one of the local BL dealers, I have dealt with many of the shops...
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    GT6 Re: Triumph GT6, basic work estimates

    Two things, first, dare I ask the name of the shop? Second, if this was in the city of Dallas itself, unless they have changed the law, what they did was illegal. Dallas had an a ordinance that...
  25. General Tech Re: Tripple Weber Swan Neck Manifolds for Triumph?

    Looks like you might just have a set of manifolds for a GT6. I know that they offset the carbs down a bit on the GT6 for bonnet clearance when you could readily obtain Weber DCOE kits for the GT6. ...
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