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by sparklymarkly
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Lambretta stainless stand
Replies: 7
Views: 1802

Re: Lambretta stainless stand

Just Lambretta (Corrado on here) does a good one.
by sparklymarkly
Sat May 06, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Where is it from?
Replies: 10
Views: 1902

Re: Where is it from?

I think they just pick anything at random that suits the year.
My Li that I registered in December came back with a Norwich number - LCL
by sparklymarkly
Sat May 06, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Engine Case Cleaning
Replies: 15
Views: 2793

Re: Engine Case Cleaning

I'll second the spray on oven cleaner.
Used it to clean up the casing on the 63 Li I've been doing & it worked really well.
by sparklymarkly
Sat Apr 22, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: classic lambretta shop
Replies: 9
Views: 2372

Re: classic lambretta shop

gaz_powell wrote:I stand corrected......said the man in the orthopaedic shoe.....
:D :lol: :D :lol:
by sparklymarkly
Wed Apr 19, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: classic lambretta shop
Replies: 9
Views: 2372

Re: classic lambretta shop

is the shop still running?is the cobra venom and king cobra still being made,or who done the spray jobs,and which was the better out the 2,any contacts or address Paintwork was done by Racepaint UK in Nottingham. KAS Racepaint in Kettering Used to be but one of the guys from KAS left & set up his o...
by sparklymarkly
Mon Apr 17, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: classic lambretta shop
Replies: 9
Views: 2372

Re: classic lambretta shop

mickjr wrote:is the shop still running?is the cobra venom and king cobra still being made,or who done the spray jobs,and which was the better out the 2,any contacts or address
Paintwork was done by Racepaint UK in Nottingham.
by sparklymarkly
Sun Feb 05, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Registration
Replies: 4
Views: 949

Re: Registration

It seems like a it of a lottery with DVLA when it comes to registrations. I sent mine off in early November with everything necessary including the NOVA cert. They returned it 10 days later saying it wasn't on the NOVA system. I called HMRC who confirmed that not only was my scoot on the system but...
by sparklymarkly
Sun Feb 05, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Registration
Replies: 4
Views: 949

Re: Registration

It seems like a it of a lottery with DVLA when it comes to registrations. I sent mine off in early November with everything necessary including the NOVA cert. They returned it 10 days later saying it wasn't on the NOVA system. I called HMRC who confirmed that not only was my scoot on the system but ...
by sparklymarkly
Tue Oct 25, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: indicator flasher unit
Replies: 3
Views: 847

Re: indicator flasher unit

No!
One flasher unit for the whole system. (unless you wire it in an odd way as two different circuits)
by sparklymarkly
Sun Oct 23, 2016 5:02 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Tyre fitting problem!
Replies: 6
Views: 1350

Re: Tyre fitting problem!

Thanks Guys. I eventually got them one using HxPaul's method. After getting the valve through & one stud done up, I had to use a G clamp just to get the rims close enough together to get the studs through a bit. Got nuts on them one at a time but with a bit of patience (not something I'm renowned fo...