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by gaz_powell
Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: PX Headlight Won't Dip
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Re: PX Headlight Won't Dip

First thinvgs I would check ;
1. Bulb
2. Bulb holder - check connections, signs of corrosion etc
3. Switch wiring

Good luck
by gaz_powell
Thu Nov 21, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: LML Star with DR 180 Kit Carb problem
Replies: 3
Views: 287

Re: LML Star with DR 180 Kit Carb problem

Do the basics ; 1. Check its seated correctly first. Dont over tighten it they are prone to warping. 2. Take it back off and completely strip it, carb cleaner it and blow it out with compressed air. 3. Check every jet is clear, use a jet cleaner to run through them. 4. Reassemble with new gaskets an...
by gaz_powell
Wed Nov 20, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: Spare Wheel Storage
Replies: 4
Views: 319

Re: Spare Wheel Storage

This might help on both your questions

https://youtu.be/H4o2vkzHzR8
by gaz_powell
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Back brake problem
Replies: 5
Views: 502

Re: Back brake problem

Im not sure any hub and shoes match as perfectly as we would expect
I had the same.
You just need to work the shoes looking for the high spots - ball ache of a job but worth it.
Interestingly i bought a 30 quid hub for the vespa and new ebc shoes......perfect straight away .....
by gaz_powell
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Owners Manual
Replies: 6
Views: 289

Re: Owners Manual

In my formative years with the P range, i found the Haynes manual a great source of help.
by gaz_powell
Fri Oct 25, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: I have the frame number. Can I find the registration number?
Replies: 9
Views: 930

Re: I have the frame number. Can I find the registration number?

a grown up may come along with the correct answer but my understanding was it would have to be re registered if you don't know the registration number For a Classic Scooter that would be correct however as I don't know what a V100 is I cannot confirm to the above. Rich its a small frame Vespa Gaz
by gaz_powell
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: ScootRS front pepperpot hub studs and Sip Rims
Replies: 3
Views: 364

Re: ScootRS front pepperpot hub studs and Sip Rims

Would a domed socket head bolt not do the job ?
by gaz_powell
Thu Oct 03, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..
Replies: 79
Views: 7745

Re: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..

So the LCGB as a club ( based on re-election and unanimous backing at the AGM) are happy to support the committee stance. Any non members suggestions that the club is wasting money over this stance is an individual opinion and does not reflect the views of the LCGB membership as a whole. Yep, for t...
by gaz_powell
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..
Replies: 79
Views: 7745

Re: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..

I’m interesting in the evidence that members are unhappy that the LCGB are “waisting “ their money. As far as I can see the committee were re-elected by the LCGB members at the AGM- and this means the majority of members are happy with the overall running of the club and the way the committee act. ...
by gaz_powell
Tue Oct 01, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..
Replies: 79
Views: 7745

Re: Crikey its quiet in here ..iet in here...in here... here..

Change the record Johnny.... every man and his dog knows your views about LCGB, so why you feel the need to keep on reminding us at every opportunity beggars understanding. Why not just concentrate on what you enjoy .... and get over the fact that LCGB is not for you...by voting with your feet and l...