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Re: [spridgets-aus] I'm feelin' a bad vibration ♪♫ - update

So pleased that you are s m o o t h again! Edward. ________________________________ From: spridgets-aus@yahoogroups.com on
Edward Charles
Jan 20
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I'm feelin' a bad vibration ♪♫ - update

Thanks for all the advice from members of this forum. The cause of the vibrations was the front universal. This was originally excluded because the mechanic
midget3554
Jan 20
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Re: Sill questions - Mk3 Sprite

Thanks Murray and Colin. My hole at the front is only small, about 3/4" wide x 2" high right in the corner radius so I'll weld a piece in to sealá it up and
David
Jan 19
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Re: Sill questions - Mk3 Sprite

GÆday Murray YouÆre correct, the hanging hole was on the vertical back edge of the sill, not the lower horizontal edge. You win the Kewpie Doll.
Colin Dodds
Jan 18
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Re: Sill questions - Mk3 Sprite

Now where is my ¼" drill bit? Little job for when I next work on the car Colin. :) My reproduction sills do have a hole on the lower vertical lip, much like
Murray Duff
Jan 18
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Re: Sill questions - Mk3 Sprite

GÆday David There should be ôsill closing panelsö at front and rear, which seem to be missing on your car. When fitted, they will keep out 99% of the dirt
Colin Dodds
Jan 18
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Re: Sill questions - Mk3 Sprite

Hi David, PM me at mduff@... and I can send you a stack of photos of the sill replacements I did on my Mk3
Murray Duff
Jan 18
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Sill questions - Mk3 Sprite

Happy New Year to all and a couple of questions on the sills of a Mk3 Sprite.  Should the front, looking from within the front wheel arch in the vicinity of
David
Jan 18
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Re: [spridgets-aus] I'm f eelin' a bad vibration ♪♫

Hi Greg, If it has wire wheels it sounds very much like a wheel balance issue. You will need a specialist ti balance the wheels, they may even do it on the car
Gordon Boyce
Jan 2
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Re: [spridgets-aus] I'm f eelin' a bad vibration ♪♫

I'll take it to a specialist Alex; I'm ok at simpler things but I know my limits :) Suspension is all new and was rechecked when the vibration reared its head
midget3554
Jan 2
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Re: [spridgets-aus] I'm feelin' a bad vibration ♪♫

Hi Greg,  First place to check is the tailshaft. (Either universals or loose bolts on diff flange.)  Then check engine mounts and gearbox mounts for
Alex Robertson
Dec 31, 2017
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Re: [spridgets-aus] I'm feelin' a bad vibration ♪♫

Despite tail-shaft check, universal joint or out of balance tail-shaft? Regards, Edward ________________________________ From: spridgets-aus@yahoogroups.com
Edward Charles
Dec 31, 2017
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I'm feelin' a bad vibration ♪♫

Happy New Year to all our Group. Here is a teaser to think about while quaffing your celebratory New Year beverage of choice. 1970 Midget Mk 3 1275cc. Very
midget3554
Dec 31, 2017
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Mk IV Sprite for sale

G'day guys There is a very tidy and unmolested Mk IV for sale on eBay. Click here: https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/232590414016?ul_noapp=true avagoodday Colin
Colin Dodds
Dec 9, 2017
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Re: Brake/clutch pedal box question

Correct, Bruce, a foam draught excluder, usually rotted away years ago. avagoodday Colin ... From: 'Bruce Miles' miles_bruce@... [spridgets-aus] To:
Colin Dodds
Nov 9, 2017
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