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  1. TR4/4A Re: GROSE-JET or Viton-tip for SU HS6 carbs?

    Grose jets seem to elicit a lot of love-hate;

    Barney Gaylord likes them, a good endorsement, but read his warning at the bottom about poorly made units that are in circulation these days:...
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    TR6 Re: TR6 EFI Conversion

    Don:

    You installed the O2 sensors on the header branches from the outer cylinders, 1 & 6. I think I know the reasoning, but please explain.

    And also curious to know how you dealt with crankcase...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: A123 distributor

    Rimmer Bros has a copy of the installation manual available for download. I think it will "fit" with no trouble, but it looks like you are on your own to create a suitable advance curve. They ones...
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    TR6 Re: miata seats

    The Miata seat will definitely change the look of your car, but you may be OK with that. Posted is a comparison shot of the Miata vs. stock seat. The Miata seat appears to have deeper side bolsters,...
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    TR6 Re: miata seats

    What year is you TR6? I like the Miata seats that are available in the UK and Europe, like the ones pictured above, but the MK2 version with removable headrests are rarer than hens teeth in North...
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    TR6 Re: Trun Signal Switch for 76 TR6

    The set-up is much the same on my TR4A. I think you will have to loosen the clamp assembly at the dash quite a bit in order to even remove and reinstall the wire trough and fish the wires through. I...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Question on TR3 thermostat from TRF

    The TR Register has a nice list of items to check in cases of overheating: https://www.tr-register.co.uk/forums/index.php?/topic/58689-4-cylinder-hot-engine-causesanswers/

    Something else to...
  8. TR2/3/3A Re: TR3 pinion seal - leaked from sitting will it reseal?

    Quite right. Nearly an entire quart bottle.
  9. TR2/3/3A Re: TR3 pinion seal - leaked from sitting will it reseal?

    Luke:

    Did you top it up so it overflowed the filler plug opening or to some distance below the filler? I recently drained the diff on my TR4A SRA, which can only be done by removing the cover, and...
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    TR4/4A Re: Steering rack clearance

    I replaced the stock worn out rubber pads on a TR250 some years ago with the much simpler to install metal mounts. I do not recall that there was much harshness, but there was an improvement over the...
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    TR6 Re: Need a frame for TR6

    Are you a member of the North Coast Triumph Association? Someone in the club may have a frame or a parts car lying around. Trying posting on their Facebook page.

    Link:...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Oil Catch Can TR3a

    There is a recent discussion thread on this topic on the TR Register TR4 forum: https://www.tr-register.co.uk/forums/index.php?/topic/70417-leaking-like-a-sieve/


    Some TR4 owners prefer the old...
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    TR4/4A Re: SU HS6 throttle spindle size

    I bought a new set of HS6 carbs from Rimmer Brothers and I thought that the throttle shafts "felt" too loose but when I measured the play with a dial indicator it was exactly between .002 and .003....
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    TR6 Re: Twitchy rear end

    In my case the "twitch" occurs when accelerating and then lifting off the throttle which causes the rear end to move or yaw off center. The hubs have excess play (0.038) which I will be addressing by...
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    TR6 Re: Twitchy rear end

    I am curious, how does looseness in the rear axle hubs cause twitchiness? I have a similar situation with my TR4A SRA.
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    TR4/4A Re: MWS wire wheels

    Three years ago I ordered some chrome 15" WWs for a MKII Jag directly from MWS. I found it to be cheaper than any other source and as mentioned, excellent quality.
    IIRC they were also featured on an...
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    General TR Re: Wood rimmed steering wheels

    With the exchange rate the way it is ($1.27 per Br. Lb today) you may find buying directly from Moto-lita the best option. For example a 15 inch wheel with Cobra slots and a B-20 boss will run about...
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    GT6 Re: Steering Wheel Horn Troubles

    The brass slip ring always has live current, and the circuit to the horn is completed by pushing the horn button which is makes the spring loaded contact touch the slip ring completing the circuit...
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    Wanted Re: Looking for TR4 or $A

    Thank you Marv, and thanks for having a good exhaust manifold when it was needed!
    Andy
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    Wanted Re: Looking for TR4 or $A

    Many thanks to Wayne Tate, a long time member of this forum, who led me to my recent purchase of a 1967 TR4A, and who did so much more to assist with the sale. Thanks also to other members who...
  21. General Tech Re: Electronic store for quality connectors.

    I googled "Lucar connectors" and found several sources in the UK, one being Revington, the other Holden Vintage and Classic Car. the latter has some pictures on their website. They are sold in packs...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Front wheel bearing adjustment

    Also assembled dry for the adjustment then pack with grease if I am reading that right.
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    Wanted Re: Looking for TR4 or $A

    Thanks, I will keep a look out for it. A forum member has already put me in touch with a really nice car that I hope to check out soon.
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    Wanted Re: Looking for TR4 or $A

    Yep, I even put a bid on it for yuks. I have a line now on one that is a true TR4A, no surrey or OD, but extremely nice from a kind forum member.

    thanks for thinking of me!

    Andy
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    Wanted Re: Looking for TR4 or $A

    Marv:
    That one is also listed on the Triumph Experience as well as in Hemmings. Seems a bit over priced for an unrestored car.
    Andy
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