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Search: Posts Made By: chaterpedal
Forum: General chatter 6th September 2018, 15:29
Replies: 2
Views: 1,325
Posted By chaterpedal
Car insurance

Having just sold my Sportster insured with Adrian Flux, 6months and one day in to the policy cover, NO REFUND OF PREMIUM, anyone else had this experience?
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 26th August 2017, 12:48
Replies: 8
Views: 3,460
Posted By chaterpedal
have now changed the gaiters and new ends as...

have now changed the gaiters and new ends as well, anyone advise what te steering set up is in case I moved a wheel?
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 7th August 2017, 15:28
Replies: 8
Views: 3,460
Posted By chaterpedal
Smile more help gaiters

thank you all, O now know they are sierra p100, have taken my old gaiters off and find they are not a pair, drivers side diam. 55mm length 155,passenger side Diam.35mm length 210mm, any ideas ?
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 4th August 2017, 12:42
Replies: 8
Views: 3,460
Posted By chaterpedal
Smile gaiters

many thanks
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 3rd August 2017, 17:18
Replies: 8
Views: 3,460
Posted By chaterpedal
sportster gaiters

checked and no numbers
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 1st August 2017, 15:10
Replies: 8
Views: 3,460
Posted By chaterpedal
steering rod gaiters

can you help, my sportster is the x terry Dutton, built late 1990's the gaiters on the steering rod have split and I need new ones but unable to find out what they are.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 29th April 2017, 13:16
Replies: 0
Views: 1,943
Posted By chaterpedal
Help/advice

My SPORSTER is much loved but at 86 and with a shot right shoulder I am having great difficulty in getting out of the car (should be buried in it) has anyone found the answer otherwise I shall have...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 6th October 2015, 08:26
Replies: 0
Views: 1,952
Posted By chaterpedal
wing mirror

with tonneau over passenger seat unable to see with my bullet mirror down the left side, I have a central mirror but not quite enough, bought a clip on one but no where to fasten, any ideas
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 6th October 2015, 08:23
Replies: 10
Views: 3,098
Posted By chaterpedal
thanks for all imput, fan now working well and...

thanks for all imput, fan now working well and the right way
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 4th October 2015, 09:48
Replies: 10
Views: 3,098
Posted By chaterpedal
fan

I have fitted the new unit in the hose and about to remove old wiring and wire up, I notice however the original thermostat in the engine ( with 2 tags at the top for wiring) is still wired up ,...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 28th September 2015, 09:53
Replies: 10
Views: 3,098
Posted By chaterpedal
fan

my fan is in front of the radiator core and when I stand in front of the car it is blowing at me, I just have to find the 2 wires and change them over.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 27th September 2015, 16:51
Replies: 10
Views: 3,098
Posted By chaterpedal
Fan

thank you, will try that.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 27th September 2015, 10:07
Replies: 10
Views: 3,098
Posted By chaterpedal
electric fan

this hot weather I have suffered a slightly higher temp. on my bmw engine, the fan only comes on when I have turned the engine off when back home, if I turn the ignition on again the fan comes on and...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 15th September 2015, 16:37
Replies: 4
Views: 2,938
Posted By chaterpedal
looking for something tear drop shape, around 9"...

looking for something tear drop shape, around 9" long and 4.5" wide.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 13th September 2015, 12:41
Replies: 4
Views: 2,938
Posted By chaterpedal
Alloy bonnet scoop

I need to find a alloy scoop to fit to my sporter's bonnet to get cold air to my weber carbs, any ideas please
Forum: Bodywork 13th September 2015, 11:02
Replies: 0
Views: 4,009
Posted By chaterpedal
Alloy bonnet scoop

need to get some cool air to my webers in the sportster, anyone know where I can buy alloy scoops from ?
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 6th December 2014, 15:30
Replies: 2
Views: 1,949
Posted By chaterpedal
fluid

sorry about query, it is dot 4, only took a spoonful to come up to mark, no sign anywhere of leaks. thank you for your help.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 5th December 2014, 12:19
Replies: 2
Views: 1,949
Posted By chaterpedal
brakes

what brake fluid should I top up with, appears to be pink.
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 17th July 2014, 17:22
Replies: 3
Views: 2,057
Posted By chaterpedal
fan

many thanks will try them
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 17th July 2014, 13:43
Replies: 3
Views: 2,057
Posted By chaterpedal
cooling fan

my sportster has a pacet clovfan club with capilliary kit, when I turn on the ignition the fan starts and runs for about a minute, when the engine is hot it does not run even though I play with the...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 19th September 2013, 10:20
Replies: 8
Views: 2,360
Posted By chaterpedal
fastenings

SOLVED, managed to speak to terry Dutton who built her, special from the aircraft industry, titanium, the hole in the bolt is a tiny allen key which holds the bolt while tightening the nut....
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 18th September 2013, 13:34
Replies: 8
Views: 2,360
Posted By chaterpedal
fastening

many thanks, the heads are slightly raised, circular, flat top with no aperture for any tool, the head incorporates a washer, on the other side the bolt is hollow and is held with a small nut, looks...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 18th September 2013, 10:15
Replies: 8
Views: 2,360
Posted By chaterpedal
fastenings

my sportster bonnet has a full length brass hinge held by lots of fasteners, these have a round smooth head and are hollow a nut is fitted at the back, I need to remove all these to separate the 2...
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 11th July 2013, 15:28
Replies: 0
Views: 1,680
Posted By chaterpedal
webers

anyone know of a really good tuner of these carbs as near as possible to Chichester?
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 13th June 2013, 16:42
Replies: 0
Views: 1,730
Posted By chaterpedal
ebay

i have for sale on ebay a marlin owners badge chrome and blck as new and a set of 6 webcon alpha foam air filters , I fitted them but only did about 50 miles, felt space was at a premium so fitted...
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