These are now available made to order from Dave Ralls who is based in West Wales. They are being made on a jig produced from an original frame purchased from Bristol cars many years ago. The original frames were made oversize on their external and internal faces, more so on the latter where there can […]
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There are some wonderfully glossy dashboards around on some early Bristol’s but probably few if any came out of the factory like that, the same being true for a lot on other quality cars of that period but they do look rather nice so if that is what you fancy go for it. If you […]
If you wish to improve the brakes on your 400, 401 or 403 by fitting Alfin drums then this company can supply Typecast Engineering LtdUnit 9 LeesideMerrylees Industrial EstateMerryleesLeicestershireLE9 9FS T: +44 (0) 1455 822440F: +44 (0) 1455 822191E: firstname.lastname@example.org (Adapted from a post in the Old Forum)
The problem with existing systems is often the poor state of the rack and wheel boxes as well as a tired motor. Modern wiper systems for kit cars are readily available and transform the original system on the 2-litre cars. Stick with the existing wipers or, if you are serious, fit a modern system. Such […]
The following 401-403 NEW spares are offered for sale a) Repair panel in front of windscreen – £50.00. b) Bonnet nose repair panel – £40.00. c) Top of front wing repair panel – £30.00. d) 2 – O.S & N.S rear wings with wired edge – £500.00. e) N.S rear wing repair panel – £75.00. […]
A company which reconditions these shock absorbers is; Stevson Motors Ltd (Specialist classic car hydraulic component manufacturers and recoditioners of lever arm and telescopic shock absorbers) Unit 1, 2a Harrow Road Selly Oak, Birmingham B29 7DN Tel: 0121 472 1702 Email: email@example.com
Suppliers The engine mounts for the 318 poly fitted to the 407-410 appear to be a rare and expensive parts kit. This seems odd given the likely demand in the US. The Brackets fitted were the Mopar “Floating Power” engine mounts for B body cars. We were only able to find one US vendor selling new parts […]
British Tools & Fasteners 7696 NY-31, Lyons, NY 14489, USA +1 (315) 946-9400 (Ship internationally) Tracy Tools Ltd. (Tap & die specialists, engineers tool supplies) Unit 1, Parkfield Units Barton Hill Way Torquay TQ2 8JG Tel: 01803 328603
PowerTrack Ltd (Suppliers of Lockheed, Girling and Dunlop brake parts for classic car market) 01344 886522 firstname.lastname@example.org Contract Auto Engineering Ltd. (Remanufacture of brake & clutch cylinders, calipers, servos & suppliers of component parts) 01299 828117 email@example.com Past Parts (specialise in the supply and remanufacture of braking and clutch parts for a range of older vehicles) Unit […]
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