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by DaveC
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: 1981 Mini City 1000
Replies: 10
Views: 869

Re: 1981 Mini City 1000

Very good, keep us updated on progress!
by DaveC
Fri Oct 25, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Introductions
Replies: 5
Views: 2734

Re: Introductions

Welcome Conor
by DaveC
Thu Sep 26, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Gerard Murphy Memorial Run 6th. October
Replies: 12
Views: 4267

Re: Gerard Murphy Memorial Run 6th. October

1. Martin Murphy
2. JP Scallan x2 cars hopefully
3. David Coleman
by DaveC
Wed Jul 03, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 30th anniversary club t-shirt
Replies: 47
Views: 6900

Re: 30th anniversary club t-shirt

I plan to be at Terenure on Sunday at some stage
by DaveC
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Mondello Historic Festival 18th. August
Replies: 18
Views: 3268

Re: Mondello Historic Festival 18th. August

1. Darran Hutchinson
2. Jp Scallan
3. Eamonn Murphy
4. Billy Mulqueen
5. Lawrence Joyce
6. David Coleman
by DaveC
Mon May 13, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 30th anniversary club t-shirt
Replies: 47
Views: 6900

Re: 30th anniversary club t-shirt

1. John Paul Scallan 1. XL blue 1 xl grey 1 s grey. 1 blue kids 9/11 1. L blue 2 Aidan McGrath 2 Large grey 2 Large blue 3. Laurna Conboy 1 xxl blue 4. David Woodbridge 1 4xl black 1 blue 3xl 5. Mark Evans 1 xl blue, 1 xl grey, 1 m blue 1 m grey 6. Phil I m grey 7. Paul Fowley 1 grey l, 1 blue l, 1 ...
by DaveC
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Anyone explain?
Replies: 3
Views: 1281

Re: Anyone explain?

I am sure Milton will be along with further info!
by DaveC
Wed Apr 03, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: Engine doesn't turn over
Replies: 9
Views: 1974

Re: Engine doesn't turn over

It was dark when I looked at this last night so I gave the solenoid a few taps with a hammer, pulled out the relay and cleaned up the contacts, and it fired up straight away. Thanks all for your comments
by DaveC
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: Engine doesn't turn over
Replies: 9
Views: 1974

Re: Engine doesn't turn over

Thanks for the suggestions, I will have a look later.

There is no click when you turn the key.

I was wondering if it might be the relay for the starter?
by DaveC
Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: Engine doesn't turn over
Replies: 9
Views: 1974

Engine doesn't turn over

1992 Mini City 1000 The battery is fully charged. Turn the ignition key to start, the oil light and ignition light come on, but then nothing happens. The oil and ignition lights stay on full. Trying the same with the headlights on, the lights stay on full. I am guessing power isn't getting to the st...
by DaveC
Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: mini van for sale - need advise
Replies: 3
Views: 1321

Re: mini van for sale - need advise

Would somebody have cut out the original indicator holes to fit Hornet / Elf style indicators?
by DaveC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Text Messages for Events/News
Replies: 3
Views: 1355

Re: Text Messages for Events/News

Thanks
by DaveC
Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: General
Topic: Text Messages for Events/News
Replies: 3
Views: 1355

Re: Text Messages for Events/News

I was just trying to download a renewal form, but the link to the form doesn't seem to be working
by DaveC
Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 91WW3880
Replies: 2
Views: 1209

Re: 91WW3880

Blue Mini City 998cc. Is that your old one Keith?
by DaveC
Sat Sep 22, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Midland Run 23th sep
Replies: 11
Views: 2925

Re: Midland Run 23th sep

Darran wrote:1. Jonathan Crothers
2. Darran Hutchinson
3. Martin Murphy
4. Ben /Ruby /Ryan Pearson
5. Kevin Ring
6. Eamonn Murphy
7. Joe Conboy
8. Tom Mealiff
9. Padraic Creggan
10. Seamus Grehan
11. Liam Cotter
12. Paul & Karen fowley
13. David Coleman
by DaveC
Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Here's one for ye lads.
Replies: 3
Views: 1908

Re: Here's one for ye lads.

It pays to research these things!
by DaveC
Wed Mar 14, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway
Replies: 173
Views: 49391

Re: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway

Billy wrote:I was delighted to be asked, Dave but to be fair, all four Clubby estates looked great.
True, they did all look great
by DaveC
Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway
Replies: 173
Views: 49391

Re: Clubman Estate Barn Find - Co. Galway

Great to see it on the stand in the RDS
by DaveC
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Membership mailing
Replies: 1
Views: 1186

Re: Membership mailing

I better send off my renewal in that case!
by DaveC
Fri Jan 19, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Mini Magic *new event*
Replies: 32
Views: 11110

Re: Mini Magic *new event*

Looking forward to the event. I may not have a Mini on the track but am planning to be there
by DaveC
Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Projects and My Mini
Topic: My 1970 Innocenti Mini-Minor mk3
Replies: 21
Views: 6846

Re: My 1970 Innocenti Mini-Minor mk3

Best of luck, looks like an interesting project
by DaveC
Thu Sep 07, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Soup Classic Motoring Videos
Replies: 3
Views: 2426

Soup Classic Motoring Videos

Episode 10 of Soup Classic Motoring Videos was released recently. An Irish guy restoring a Range Rover, Lotus Esprit and VW Panel Van and covering other items of classic motoring interest. Well worth a look at this and the earlier 9 videos. Minis also get a mention, including Steve Griffin and the S...
by DaveC
Tue May 16, 2017 10:52 pm
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: Side lights
Replies: 2
Views: 2316

Re: Side lights

Thanks Woody, got them sorted earlier
by DaveC
Sun May 14, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: Side lights
Replies: 2
Views: 2316

Side lights

Battling with electrics on a 1980 Mini 1000
I have everything working again except for side lights / instrument lights.
I have tried a different fuse and light switch.
Any advice welcome
by DaveC
Fri May 12, 2017 12:21 am
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: New Welder advice
Replies: 7
Views: 3943

Re: New Welder advice

I have just bought this one:

http://www.clarkedistributors.ie/index. ... ct_id=2431

I had looked at the one you are thinking about but couldn't find any reviews.
I haven't had a chance to use it yet though.
It doesn't come with the 9L bottle of gas