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by Wirralman
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 54

Re: Introduction

Welcome to the forum

Keep an eye on the Sales section
Put a post in the Wanted section

Don't be drawn in by those who advertise over-priced, high mileage MTs

Good Luck
by Wirralman
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 26
Views: 1283

Re: Coronavirus

I note the Nightingale hospital is opening today. What a fantastic achievement. With the number of cases rising at an alarming rate, it's good to have that extra capacity. Potentially more rapid builds up and down the country too.
by Wirralman
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Parts suppliers chat
Topic: Today @ SPORTAX Racing
Replies: 132
Views: 14693

Re: Today @ SPORTAX Racing

green_machine wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:14 am
Loving the 'designer' label. It's the little tag that tells all is not what it seems....

Stuart
There used to be Ford Escorts that looked quite innocent but went very quickly. Minter's badge reminds me of a Cosworth badge back in the day 😊
by Wirralman
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: Left form leg MT350
Replies: 9
Views: 394

Re: Left form leg MT350

Ah yes M is right below K, I do that all the time

Good luck with your hunt Franc
by Wirralman
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: New Member Introduction
Replies: 6
Views: 350

Re: New Member Introduction

sween wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:20 am
The Yorkshire Sales meeting sounds a bit too commercial for me.
Auto-correction software strikes again 😮
by Wirralman
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 26
Views: 1283

Re: Coronavirus

I note plans announced today to call up 3000 reservists to support NHS medics. This scale of call up hasn't happened since WW2
by Wirralman
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: Speedo trip.
Replies: 6
Views: 258

Re: Speedo trip.

Yes you're right, the spares of these parts weren't kept. The military answer was to replace the whole speedo. You will note that whilst most other parts are easy to find, replacement speedos aren't. Given that the service design life was 10 years ( and yes some members say theirs served longer) MT ...
by Wirralman
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: What have you done to your MT today ? contd
Replies: 2856
Views: 120205

Re: What have you done to your MT today ? contd

Got the old girl out the shed...hit the button and she burst into life...went round the garden about 20 times then back round the other way as I wanted a change of scenery..got off and stood admiring her for ten minutes.....then back in the shed....stay safe everyone The maintenance work you did la...
by Wirralman
Wed Apr 01, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: New Member Introduction
Replies: 6
Views: 350

Re: New Member Introduction

Welcome to the forum

Have a look at the Techical section, about 7 threads down see Initial Servicing Guide
by Wirralman
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Introduction and oil!
Replies: 13
Views: 391

Re: Introduction and oil!

Hounddog has posted the oil spec earlier in this thread and if you look around the forum you will find more comment. ( This is the Welcome section and is automatically erased . It should only really be used for introductory posts) Whereas the original spec was for mineral oil, since then semi- synth...