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by Jeff T
Sun Dec 16, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Series 2
Replies: 6
Views: 491

Re: Series 2

No but mine is just cut off, not by me but never had any issues
by Jeff T
Mon Nov 19, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Tech FAQ
Topic: port holes on mugello piston for reed value
Replies: 8
Views: 1691

Re: port holes on mugello piston for reed value

I've a small block 198 phbh 30, I fitted an lth reed valve but didn't cut port holes, just doing a winter rebuild and was thinking of changing the piston to the Imola will it fit the 198
by Jeff T
Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Lambretta Overheating
Replies: 32
Views: 4663

Re: Lambretta Overheating

Bit of an update the flywheel key on the crank has sheared and the flywheel was loose, I have a Variatronic kit that's been on 12 months so bit surprised to see a key split like that.
by Jeff T
Fri Jul 06, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Lambretta Overheating
Replies: 32
Views: 4663

Re: Lambretta Overheating

No stripped it down to check everything, don’t think it’s fuel I’ll check electrics.
by Jeff T
Fri Jul 06, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Lambretta Overheating
Replies: 32
Views: 4663

Re: Lambretta Overheating

At first I thought I’d run out of petrol so same symptoms so switched to reserve but it just died then I couldn’t restart even after a couple of hours. When I checked there was still plenty petrol so it wasn't that. I’d been riding with a lad on a standard kit fairly slow only just on throttle when ...
by Jeff T
Thu Jul 05, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Lambretta Overheating
Replies: 32
Views: 4663

Re: Lambretta Overheating

Mine packed up on Sunday Imola, not sure it's heat seizure what are the symptoms. I've stripped the cylinder down and apart from more carbon on the piston crown than I would have expected as I only rebuilt it last year, I can't see anything obvious what should I be looking for.
by Jeff T
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Lambretta Biemme fly screen
Replies: 1
Views: 690

Lambretta Biemme fly screen

Just took a bit of a punt on screen off eBay, got it today and trying to workout how it fits as there are no brackets. Anyone got any pics of one fitted, it's the one like this if the link works.
http://scooterlounge.com/blog/2013/05/
by Jeff T
Mon Jan 20, 2014 9:40 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Getting the rear wheel rim and tyre on a series 1!
Replies: 9
Views: 1007

Re: Getting the rear wheel rim and tyre on a series 1!

I'm just rebuilding a S2 italian import and the back lug of the side panel bracket has been cut in half, at first I thought it was just damaged but when I put the back wheel on it made sense. I've had the side panel on and can't see it making any difference apart from making sure the lock engages pr...
by Jeff T
Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:16 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Drive side bearing
Replies: 8
Views: 823

Re: Drive side bearing

Cleaned up and plenty heat and it dropped in, cheers for the help.
by Jeff T
Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:18 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Drive side bearing
Replies: 8
Views: 823

Re: Drive side bearing

Yeah lambretta s2