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by cahootchey
Mon Apr 04, 2022 12:17 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Big hesitation.
Replies: 30
Views: 1355

Re: Big hesitation.

Should have read COVID.
by cahootchey
Mon Apr 04, 2022 12:16 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Big hesitation.
Replies: 30
Views: 1355

Re: Big hesitation.

Thanks to every one that replied to my question last sunday. I work away from home, came home early with cover, just got round to checking reply. So, its 32 weber manual choke. Timing was done running, vacuum disconnected and block off. New cap, rotor and leads. Timing set at 6 % btdc. Not outside y...
by cahootchey
Sun Mar 27, 2022 4:04 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Big hesitation.
Replies: 30
Views: 1355

Big hesitation.

Looking to hear if anyone can give me advice on what to check out on the 1.6 laser. The engine starts good, but on pressing the accelerator there is a big hesitation, do it slowly and it will rev ok. Out on the road i can drive it but if there is a hill it gets quite hard to get to the top. Timing i...
by cahootchey
Sun Mar 27, 2022 3:49 pm
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Signal Amber Mk2 2.0S
Replies: 12
Views: 1548

Re: Signal Amber Mk2 2.0S

lovely looking. Enjoy the miles i'm sure that you will cover with it. I better get stuck into my one to hopefully get it half as good as your's.
by cahootchey
Fri Aug 06, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Not starting.
Replies: 11
Views: 1313

Re: Not starting.

Thanks for the replys/information. I did have the leads off but in my mind i put them back in the correct order. Checked the timing, all looks good. I am thinking it's within the wiring - ballast wiring or such like. Any one around Inverness to help me - check things out? Thanks again.
by cahootchey
Sun Aug 01, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Not starting.
Replies: 11
Views: 1313

Not starting.

Hi everyone one. My car has a problem.I had blown the electronic pack for the ign. Replaced it, now it won't start.Getting fuel, have spark, it turns and turns but does not fire until i let go the key but does not keep going. Any tips, advise, very much suggestions very much appreciated. Thanks to a...
by cahootchey
Sun Feb 21, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Rear springs 1.6 laser
Replies: 7
Views: 1208

Rear springs 1.6 laser

Hello.
The back end of my car looks a bit tired. It has multi leaf springs. Been looking around the spares that are advertised and i have not seen multis for sale. do i convert to singles ? Any advice appreciated.