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by packuk
Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: 41 clipper
Replies: 5
Views: 583

Re: 41 clipper

Hi
I have been on eBay USA and ordered a repro. It’s on the way. I think mine is beyond a reasonable repair
Thanks for your advice and help on this matter.
by packuk
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: 41 clipper
Replies: 5
Views: 583

Re: 41 clipper

Hi
Mine is left hand drive will try and look on eBay USA
Thanks
by packuk
Thu Apr 25, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: 41 clipper
Replies: 5
Views: 583

41 clipper

Hi I have totally renewed the interior of my 41 clipper sedan. The only thing that lets it down is the glove box liner which has collapsed, it seems to made of compressed cardboard type material. It is the glove box with clock in lid. Do you know if any one replicates this type of thing, or a contac...
by packuk
Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: Jacking point on 41 clipper
Replies: 3
Views: 514

Re: Jacking point on 41 clipper

Hi thanks it makes sense now they are the items I have I would have never thought to jack wheel rim I will get them black powder coated and smarten them up

Thanks again
by packuk
Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: Jacking point on 41 clipper
Replies: 3
Views: 514

Jacking point on 41 clipper

Hi I have a 41 clipper sedan I have the jack set with it comprising of ratchet leg jack and what I assume is a safety axle stand with a positioning rod attached just missing the jack handle which I presume is a straight steel rod Two questions before I send the set to the powder coaters Does this so...
by packuk
Tue Jun 26, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Identification & Numbers
Topic: Clipper id
Replies: 1
Views: 595

Clipper id

Hi
I have a 41 clipper I am at present trying to order some gaskets the data plate is very dull and the only number I can recognise is 1592-6879. I am trying to confirm it is the standard 8 Cyl engine which I believe it is and not the super 8
Regards

By the way I am in the uk
by packuk
Sat May 05, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Carburettor heat shield
Replies: 4
Views: 963

Re: Carburettor heat shield

Hi Dave thanks for getting back There is no pump heat shield New rad and water pump new fan belt not sure on timing my guy is away in Singapore for three weeks. Do I richen the mix with the choke setting which has lean written on it , this has caused me hot start issues so I did lean it a few clicks...
by packuk
Sat May 05, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Carburettor heat shield
Replies: 4
Views: 963

Carburettor heat shield

Hi I am still getting issues with transferred heat my 41 clipper runs fine on main highway but when I encounter slow moving issues I.e. a parade or slow traffic and I am using 1 st gear the temp gauge moves to just over half way and the engine misses I think this is due to the carb getting hot from ...
by packuk
Tue May 01, 2018 5:42 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Clipper carburettor
Replies: 2
Views: 766

Clipper carburettor

Hi I have a 41 clipper 8 cel had a few issues which you have all been helping with my carb is not sealing 100% with wet areas showing so I have decided on a rebuild I am struggling to identify my carb it has no tag it is a carter wdo but there are several variations I have bought a wdo 644sa of ebay...
by packuk
Tue Apr 24, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Fuel addadtive
Replies: 2
Views: 664

Fuel addadtive

I am in uk and have a 41 clipper 8cyl I use an addadtive in the petrol/gas called Castrol valve master now my query is can you overdo this addadtive and what is the general feeling in the U.S. about their regular use. I may only do a 1000 miles a year