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by mick1
Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Rocho68 6-plate clutch advice needed
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: Rocho68 6-plate clutch advice needed

I think this what i used in mine....think it was branded "Fuchs" then.
https://www.oiltek.co.uk/detail.asp?id=180
by mick1
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Scooterotica Tuning & Maintenance Information
Topic: advice
Replies: 2
Views: 196

Re: advice

Ron would be my first port of call.....nice bloke and always helpful
by mick1
Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: Ignition timing advancing with revs?
Replies: 8
Views: 683

Re: Ignition timing advancing with revs?

loose magnets in flywheel ?

worn bearing (causing crank/flywheel movement) ?
by mick1
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Poorly Lammy
Replies: 11
Views: 802

Re: Poorly Lammy

Head gasket, base gasket, inlet manifold, exhaust manifold + other

I holed a piston that was caused by a crack in the casing on a stud hole....
by mick1
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Poorly Lammy
Replies: 11
Views: 802

Re: Poorly Lammy

air leak......possibly cylinder head (loss of power)

Before you touch anything i'd try a leak test to check if there is a leak....and where.
by mick1
Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Wossner piston in RB20?
Replies: 16
Views: 848

Re: Wossner piston in RB20?

You can always move the peg positions yourself, if pushed.
by mick1
Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Wossner piston in RB20?
Replies: 16
Views: 848

Re: Wossner piston in RB20?

i'm fitting a Wossner into my Avanti. I took the barrel to AF and they checked the pegs would miss all the ports...........they seemed to think it was quite important.
by mick1
Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Liquid Cooled, Motorcycle Engine & Automatics Section
Topic: lambretta 290 rotax
Replies: 184
Views: 30604

Re: lambretta 290 rotax

fuel tap just has a penny washer riveted into the slot so panel has to come off to turn it on and off, I just leave it on as a rule, not been a problem upto now, I have no route to get to the fuel rod,

I fitted an electric valve on mine to overcome this. Works fine unless your battery's flat !
by mick1
Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Brake switch 3 wires???
Replies: 4
Views: 320

Re: Brake switch 3 wires???

Makes sense.......live in from regulator giving a permanent un-switched supply for brake light, this is then joined and goes to headset, basically live in and out......the third wire will be the switched wire to the rear brake light. So.....2 wires connected together on one side of the switch and a ...
by mick1
Thu Jan 17, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: Malossi mhr cylinder tune...
Replies: 13
Views: 1930

Re: Malossi mhr cylinder tune...

Cheers Norrie

I won't hijack this thread but i'll start a new one when the engine is closer to being finished.....hopefully in the next month !!