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by johnny650
Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Still getting vibration on TS1 225
Replies: 44
Views: 5183

Re: Still getting vibration on TS1 225

yes I can see that you don't give 2x figs ...........that is why you went to all the trouble of posting to tell me ! Your 'advice' is worthless as you clearly have no understanding of gearboxes or gear shifting ... you can't even spell worth a damn either. If you are going to respond to other member...
by johnny650
Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Still getting vibration on TS1 225
Replies: 44
Views: 5183

Re: Still getting vibration on TS1 225

quick update that might be of interest to anyone arriving here from a search on vibration. I have cured my bad engine vibration simply by rejetting ,tuning the mixture and timing on my Li 185 42mm clubman ,22mm jetex 5899-2 Atomiser , 122 Main jet 200cc flat slide 48 pilot 50 choke its a pity that ...
by johnny650
Sat Jan 19, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Still getting vibration on TS1 225
Replies: 44
Views: 5183

Re: Still getting vibration on TS1 225

You really should use your clutch otherwise you are going to break something. 100% agree with you if don't use the clutch you'll eventually wreck the gearbox and if you've spent this long trying to solve the problem you'll only regret it later when you'll be spending out on the gearbox. your name i...
by johnny650
Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Still getting vibration on TS1 225
Replies: 44
Views: 5183

Re: Still getting vibration on TS1 225

You really should use your clutch otherwise you are going to break something. appreciate your caution but there is no chance of breaking anything .....if you have a thorough understanding of how gearboxes work you'll understand clutchless gear changes they do it all the time in racing . ;) Its not ...
by johnny650
Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mag flange
Replies: 38
Views: 2247

Re: Mag flange

ok .................sorry my suggestions were of no interest to you . Good luck anyway
by johnny650
Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mag flange
Replies: 38
Views: 2247

Re: Mag flange

what ignition advance did you set ? depending on the current advance, you might pick up some high rpm power by retarding the ignition slightly although that would probably reduce low down power a bit but that doesn't sound like it would be an issue lol Let us know how it goes good luck
by johnny650
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mag flange
Replies: 38
Views: 2247

Re: Mag flange

very unlikely i would say but we really need a lot more information about your setup ........carb, atomiser jets, inlet manifold, exhaust , , stator points gap / elctronic stator ignition advance , gearbox etc etc . I just spent months sorting out my scoot which involved removing and replacing my to...
by johnny650
Wed Jan 16, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Still getting vibration on TS1 225
Replies: 44
Views: 5183

Re: Still getting vibration on TS1 225

quick update that might be of interest to anyone arriving here from a search on vibration. I have cured my bad engine vibration simply by rejetting ,tuning the mixture and timing on my Li 185 42mm clubman ,22mm jetex 5899-2 Atomiser , 122 Main jet 200cc flat slide 48 pilot 50 choke I had been having...
by johnny650
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: TV2 electrics
Replies: 10
Views: 428

Re: TV2 electrics

yes as grumpy says when there is an ignition issue an additional condenser is often fixed outside the flywheel cowling in parallel with the stator condenser to test if the original stator condenser is faulty. if the scooter then starts and runs better then you know for certain that the original cond...
by johnny650
Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: TV2 electrics
Replies: 10
Views: 428

Re: TV2 electrics

hi just starting to strip a TV2 for restoration. I'm intending keeping it as original as possible (bar a paint refresh) been looking at the electrics and I think I've found the taped off battery feed, but I'm confused by a single brown wire that comes out of the junction box/rectifier and goes to a...