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by mawsy
11th July 2018 - 4:50pm
Forum: Cars and Parts Wanted
Topic: Notchback or Squareback Wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 176

Re: Notchback or Squareback Wanted

Hi there got 72 square in for sale section, almost completed, just needs front carpets fitting, not supplied, front win beading to fit, supplied, complete re wire painted in ford frozen white, photos on type 3 forum, registered and tax exempt, moving on to finance RHD Karman Ghia, is in restoration ...
by mawsy
11th June 2018 - 9:04pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Rhd1972 square
Replies: 9
Views: 849

Re: Rhd1972 square

Yes that is my type 3' full wiring harness all new rubbers except windscreen, front and rear wings fibreglass, needs front carpets, radio fitted, supplied with 4 speakers and tape deck, painted in ford frozen white, only moving on to finance rhd karman ghia 1968 original rust bucket, but will be ace...
by mawsy
11th June 2018 - 4:12pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Rhd1972 square
Replies: 9
Views: 849

Re: Rhd1972 square

Hi again the photos are in John maw squareback for sale, good luck , I hate technology, love being a dinosaur. Cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
11th June 2018 - 10:19am
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Rhd1972 square
Replies: 9
Views: 849

Re: Rhd1972 square

Photos posted on Flickr I think cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
4th June 2018 - 8:15am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: Vaccum pipes

Hi there Mawsy here,got photos of square for sale what email address do I use to post cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
3rd June 2018 - 3:23pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Rhd1972 square
Replies: 9
Views: 849

Rhd1972 square

Hi there, ongoing project as stated squareback for sale, body off resto, new wiring harness,new window rubbers except windscreen, painted in ford frozen white, having trouble with balance pipes. Featured in practical classics, it owes me £4500 so looking for offers above that, needs front carpets an...
by mawsy
2nd June 2018 - 8:24pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: Vaccum pipes

Thanks for the advice, will change to single balanc and hopefully get it on the road, ps it for sale to fund rhd karman I have got on the back burner cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
2nd June 2018 - 8:07pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: Vaccum pipes

Which do you suggest using, the manifold with single pipe or the one with 2 connections, I think the single for ease of connecting balance pipes cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
2nd June 2018 - 7:52pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: Balance plpes

How do you reach the conclusion they are mis matched
by mawsy
2nd June 2018 - 7:41pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: Balance plpes

That is brilliant cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
2nd June 2018 - 7:05pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Balance plpes

Hi all, I have a72 square almost ready for the road. Problem is on the carb manifolds there are balance pipes, 2 on the driving side carb, 1 on the left hand carb of a smaller diameter. The carbs are solex pict 3, 32/34. How are these connected. I have a drawing of the balance pipe crossing the engi...
by mawsy
23rd May 2018 - 7:48pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Re: Vaccum pipes

On the carb manifolds I have 1 pipe on the left carb, and 2 on the right hand manifold, I have plugged these off with tape
by mawsy
23rd May 2018 - 10:53am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Ignition timing
Replies: 8
Views: 360

Re: Ignition timing

Final solution to dizzy problem was to go back to vaccum advance dizzy as the electronic in my experience was pants, running better now but left hand carb not accellerating, will take off and investigate cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
23rd May 2018 - 10:42am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Vaccum pipes
Replies: 17
Views: 358

Vaccum pipes

Hi there, I have a72 square that is just about ready for the road, I cannot find how to install the carb vaccum pipes. The left hand carb has 1 pipe below the carb, the right has 2 pipes below the carb. I have fitted a vaccum advance dizzy as the acuspark dizzy was no use. Also the left carb is not ...
by mawsy
20th May 2018 - 10:18am
Forum: Cars and Parts Wanted
Topic: WANTED ASAP - Type 3 cooling fan
Replies: 2
Views: 129

Re: WANTED ASAP - Type 3 cooling fan

Hi there got a cooling fan in good order, surface rust only give me a call on 07716029349 cos I am rubbish with computers cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
31st March 2018 - 12:55pm
Forum: Cars and Parts Wanted
Topic: Window rubbers.
Replies: 15
Views: 393

Re: Window rubbers.

Hi there ot top quality window rubbers with recess for trim, had specially made to order, £ 10 .00 per metre . I used co ax cable to replace trim on mine as it was corroded, must be glued with silicone based adhesive, if interested call me on 07716029349 cheers Mawsy
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by mawsy
21st February 2018 - 4:50pm
Forum: Cars and Parts Wanted
Topic: Anyone selling their car?
Replies: 4
Views: 408

Re: Anyone selling their car?

Anyone interested contact me on 07716029349 cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
21st February 2018 - 1:36pm
Forum: Cars and Parts Wanted
Topic: Anyone selling their car?
Replies: 4
Views: 408

Re: Anyone selling their car?

Hi there I have I have a 1972 rhd square just about finished waiting for window rubbers and bonnet seal, also needs front carpets. Has had new wiring harness installed, needs radio fitting painted in ford frozen white. I am not able to supply photos yet, will ask my son, it owes me £4500, want to mo...
by mawsy
8th February 2018 - 11:22pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Ignition timing
Replies: 8
Views: 360

Re: Ignition timing

Sorted now cheers all Mawsy
by mawsy
7th February 2018 - 4:05pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Ignition timing
Replies: 8
Views: 360

Re: Ignition timing

Hi again noticed dizzy rotor turning intermittently, removed dizzy machined 2 mm to allow deeper drop, running a bit ough will fit strobe and sort it hopefully cheers all Mawsy
by mawsy
5th February 2018 - 1:13pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Ignition timing
Replies: 8
Views: 360

Re: Ignition timing

Have tried turning dizzy to no effect, just hoping electronics not kaput
by mawsy
5th February 2018 - 12:09pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Ignition timing
Replies: 8
Views: 360

Ignition timing

Hi all having a nightmare setting up timing on my 72 square, was running then started missing and popping changed dizzy to electronic acuspark , with new coil, no better , process of elimination found starter bush had failed, replaced and had starter reconditioned, at last problem sorted. Set up tim...
by mawsy
9th October 2017 - 8:44pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Loss of power to coil
Replies: 1
Views: 228

Loss of power to coil

Hi there,I have had a rewrite on my type 3 square, everything works lights indicators wipers, cranks and turns. The problem is when the startermotor turns I lose voltage to the coil, any help please cheers Mawsy
by mawsy
15th September 2017 - 5:05pm
Forum: Virtual Clubhouse
Topic: Dizzy problems
Replies: 10
Views: 745

Re: Dizzy problems

Was body off resto and old Haynes had been butchered and patched with a rats nest of bits and pieces and pieces
by mawsy
14th September 2017 - 10:04pm
Forum: Virtual Clubhouse
Topic: Dizzy problems
Replies: 10
Views: 745

Re: Dizzy problems

Ok cheers for that