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by lcs99
Thu Jun 11, 2015 7:58 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: lambretta api series 2
Replies: 0
Views: 568

lambretta api series 2

just picked this api series 2 up which has been sitting in a garage for a long time. I know they have different side panels and front mudguard but are the leg shields / horncast and rear foot boards the same as a Italian or Spanish series 2? http://i437.photobucket.com/albums/qq98/99xsara/IMG_3606_1...
by lcs99
Sun Jul 20, 2014 9:28 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Cylinder gaskets
Replies: 8
Views: 817

Re: Cylinder gaskets

Colin, small block, I will have to borrow one from somewhere to measure thickness, cheers Lee
by lcs99
Sun Jul 20, 2014 3:37 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Cylinder gaskets
Replies: 8
Views: 817

Cylinder gaskets

Just stripped the head and barrel down twice now to renew blown gasket, put it back together again to hear a terrible noise, it turns out that the new gaskets I have used are thinner. so the piston is hitting the cylinder head, where can I get different thicknesses of gaskets? cheers
by lcs99
Wed Jul 09, 2014 5:48 pm
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Tech
Topic: vespa px colour
Replies: 3
Views: 835

Re: vespa px colour

cheers guys, found the code 222/R blue. Where can I get this in a rattle can? cheers

try here ..


http://www.autopaint-pro.co.uk/400ml-ae ... -993-p.asp
by lcs99
Sat Jul 05, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Tech
Topic: vespa px colour
Replies: 3
Views: 835

vespa px colour

not really had vespas over the years so need help on this please. Just got a vespa px( blue) 2007 from a friend. I need to match the colour, First where can I get the colour match ? is the colour linked to the frame number? The best vespa dealer to help me > cheers Lee
by lcs99
Mon Apr 21, 2014 5:12 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: And todays cockup is !???
Replies: 104
Views: 20894

Re: And todays cockup is !???

Went down to the garage once to do a 5 minute job, came back 3 hours later with a Stanley knife wound in the thumb and 2 plasters on fingers,
blood everywhere . :oops: :oops: Happy days
by lcs99
Sat Mar 08, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: engine mounts
Replies: 6
Views: 797

Re: engine mounts

Eden, thought that the casa ones had bad press? or am I mistaken.
by lcs99
Thu Mar 06, 2014 5:58 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: fitting a fuel tap
Replies: 3
Views: 696

Re: fitting a fuel tap

Make sure that it is a good quality tap because I bought one off ebay and did not check my FAST FLOW for fuel per minute, it was blocked, so buy one from a good scooter shop not a back street remake !! I found it easier to take the tank off clean it out and put the tap on semi tight then put it in p...
by lcs99
Thu Mar 06, 2014 5:49 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: engine mounts
Replies: 6
Views: 797

engine mounts

Just picked up a lambretta special and the viabration is bad so I am going to do the usual bits to stop this, what is a good quality engine mount ? cheers
by lcs99
Thu Jan 23, 2014 9:23 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: Light and switch rewiring
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: Light and switch rewiring

Thanks, I will have a go at the weekend. Cheers