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    TR2/3/3A Re: Noisy tachometer

    When we were restoring The Gray Lady, Brian and I had a a problem with short-lived speedometer cables. We eventually learned that the cables we had received were wound in the wrong direction. What...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Leaf springs creaking

    Have the springs been painted so heavily as to prevent lubricant from getting between the individual leaves? No reason to be concerned about dinosaur blood and steel. These cars were designed long...
  3. TR2/3/3A Re: Restoring Smiths heaters as fitted to a 1959 Triumph TR-3A

    Hello Randall! Good to see you're still here!

    Frank
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    TR2/3/3A How to restore a bluemels steering wheel

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    Hello BCF friends. I've had a number of requests for my article regarding the Bluemels Steering Wheels fitted to many sports cars in the 50's and 60's. Apparently this article was also deleted...
  5. TR2/3/3A Restoring Smiths heaters as fitted to a 1959 Triumph TR-3A

    Hello BCF friends. I've had a number of requests for my article regarding the Smiths heaters fitted to many sports cars in the 50's and 60's. Apparently it had been deleted from this forum, perhaps...
  6. Wanted '59 TR3A Clutch Master Cylinder - USED, RE-BUILDABLE, NOS

    Looking for a clutch master cylinder to replace one that failed recently.

    The cylinder should look like this
    from left to right
    original MC during restoration, photos from recent eBay ad (UK...
  7. TR2/3/3A Re: Possible UK Source for Authentic looking Clutch/Brake MC

    Thank you for the clarification. It seems that the one advertised on eBay is the only one offered by anyone with a correctly shaped casting.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: 59 TR3A Clutch Master Cylinder Failure

    John, that was not what Brian was referring to. During the restoration of TS58476lo, we discovered a serious defect in Moss Gold hydraulic master cylinders. It was documented on this forum. All...
  9. TR2/3/3A Possible UK Source for Authentic looking Clutch/Brake MC

    Came across this advert in eBay.


    https://www.ebay.com/itm/TRIUMPH-TR3-TR3a-57-62-NEW-CLUTCH-MASTER-CYLINDER-3-4-bore/143069972878?hash=item214fa2898e:g:3l8AAOSwTM5YtGzS

    Anyone know of this...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: 59 TR3A Clutch Master Cylinder Failure

    Thanks Jeff, and thank all of you that replied. :smile-new:

    So, because of the sudden and unpredictable failure, we are concerned about the brake master which is the same design, and will replace...
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    TR2/3/3A 59 TR3A Clutch Master Cylinder Failure

    My '59 TR3A recently had a clutch master cylinder failure. Basically, it came apart internally while my mechanic was delivering the car after annual maintenance. He was forced to shift by speed...
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    Not NEW but RENEWED!

    Hello to all BCF folks, especially TR owners.
    I'm not new to this forum, but have been inactive since The Gray Lady was finished. You may have known me by my previous name, " angelfj ", and my...
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