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by keith
Mon Jun 22, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2226
Views: 389066

Re: Seen a Mini?

by keith
Thu Apr 23, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: Spi Cranking
Replies: 2
Views: 480

Spi Cranking

Felling pretty happy this eve - the non-cranking Spi in my garage is now turning over on the key - suspected relay pack was not the issue, rather a faulty alarm/immobiliser. Bypassed the thing by splicing the white/red cable from the key switch to the white/red feeding the relay pack. In early injec...
by keith
Fri Jun 28, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: General
Topic: Website and Forum feedback
Replies: 6
Views: 2893

Re: Website and Forum feedback

Hi Simon, the colour schemes looks nice and fresh! Forum works and looks well but the website homepage renders weirdly on a tablet. (Chrome, Firefox on iPad.)
by keith
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Another Dodgy Mini
Replies: 70
Views: 30226

Re: Another Dodgy Mini

Oh, I don't know, could have been an advanced pre-production model.. ;)
by keith
Sun Apr 28, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: 91WW3880
Replies: 2
Views: 2051

Re: 91WW3880

yes, yes it was - i bought it from a Church Of England Reverend just outside Manchester - had pretty sweet 998 engine if i recall.

got clutch and oil-seal done when i had it.
by keith
Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: General
Topic: 91WW3880
Replies: 2
Views: 2051

91WW3880

anyone?
by keith
Sat Dec 01, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SUSPENSION CONE COMPRESSOR TOOL
Replies: 4
Views: 5795

Re: SUSPENSION CONE COMPRESSOR TOOL

Thanks Neil. I'm sorted. - i put in coil replacements. :)
by keith
Fri Nov 30, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: SUSPENSION CONE COMPRESSOR TOOL
Replies: 4
Views: 5795

Re: SUSPENSION CONE COMPRESSOR TOOL

Neil, thanks. k.
by keith
Wed Aug 29, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Another Dodgy Mini
Replies: 70
Views: 30226

Re: Another Dodgy Mini

i'd happily change my '93 for a '73 - yea, and before you mention it, *NOT* with a log-book and a set of plates. :evil:
by keith
Wed Apr 04, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2226
Views: 389066

Re: Seen a Mini?

by keith
Thu Nov 16, 2017 7:42 am
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2226
Views: 389066

Re: Seen a Mini?

Arghhh... have to file it...
by keith
Wed Nov 15, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2226
Views: 389066

Re: Seen a Mini?

by keith
Tue Sep 26, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2226
Views: 389066

Re: Seen a Mini?

small-mini.jpg
yesterday, or "ieri" as they say round these parts...
by keith
Tue Sep 26, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: SPI Mini De-Cat.
Replies: 2
Views: 3099

Re: SPI Mini De-Cat.

I put a decat pipe on my '93 SPi shortly after I bought it some time back. Very easy swap, bolts may be rusty though, mine weren't. Depending on your circumstances, you might ask your local exhaust garage to do it for you. 10 minute job. Never had any problems but it's not been near an NCT. I have r...
by keith
Sat Jul 22, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: IMM 2018 - Portugal
Replies: 2
Views: 2579

Re: IMM 2018 - Portugal

Hmmmm, google has that as a 2667km excursion from my front door.. . I'm In! *

https://www.duolingo.com/comment/244805 ... Portuguese

*if i have a car ready
by keith
Sun Jul 09, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Another Dodgy Mini
Replies: 70
Views: 30226

Re: Another Dodgy Mini

couldn't agree with you more. the last couple of years i've been taxing mine ('93) April to October - but there are many, many days in winter i wish i could drive it.
by keith
Sun Jul 09, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Another Dodgy Mini
Replies: 70
Views: 30226

Re: Another Dodgy Mini

AFAIK the vintage road tax currently kicks in at 30 years, so that's 1987. NCT required from 1980 on.
by keith
Fri Jun 30, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Another Dodgy Mini
Replies: 70
Views: 30226

Re: Another Dodgy Mini

Hmmmm... ads gone.. i'm guessing s/he got either sorted or scared.
by keith
Tue Jun 13, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Changing the club logo?
Replies: 2
Views: 2476

Re: Changing the club logo?

I for one think, this is a very good idea.
by keith
Sat Jun 03, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: Technical Section
Topic: Wiring diagram downloads
Replies: 3
Views: 4087

Re: Wiring diagram downloads

and the site now appears unreachable.
by keith
Mon Apr 17, 2017 8:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: carburetor issue
Replies: 6
Views: 3521

Re: carburetor issue

Hi Adam,
if you don't get it sorted i could pop round or you could come over to me and we'd have a look at it.
I'm in Deansgrange,
K.
by keith
Tue Apr 11, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: General
Topic: Seen a Mini?
Replies: 2226
Views: 389066

Re: Seen a Mini?

Meanwhile, back on the internet....

http://www.davidbrownautomotive.com/
by keith
Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Vtec Clubman Help
Replies: 33
Views: 13690

Re: Vtec Clubman Help