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by johnny diamond
Fri Jul 16, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Super Unleaded
Replies: 14
Views: 3207

Re: Super Unleaded

I use esso supreme, many don't know that although it states 5% ethanol on the pump, there is no ethanol in there supreme fuel and they have no plan's to add it in the future.!!
by johnny diamond
Fri Jul 16, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: under slung spare wheel carrier.
Replies: 0
Views: 1059

under slung spare wheel carrier.

Anyone here tried that underslung spare wheel carrier, that Tino made,??
I can't find any online, or on his site, just curious for feedback.
by johnny diamond
Wed Oct 07, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: RS Clubman 42mm
Replies: 2
Views: 1343

RS Clubman 42mm

I got a 42mm RS Clubman in excellent cond and considering a change, what would it be worth,?? I sold an rs barrel recently and the guy asked did I have a clubman to go with it,
I said no I was keeping it, but now considering something different,!
by johnny diamond
Tue Jan 24, 2012 9:53 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Problem with front drum brake set up
Replies: 6
Views: 2564

Re: Problem with front drum brake set up

nowt wrong wi drum brakes lad! first thing to do is chuck the indian shoes in the bin,and get ferodo's then ride steady for a week or two and allow them to bed in correctly....if you burn them they will harden and be less effective,as said above they cant compete with disc's. but done properly can b...
by johnny diamond
Sun Jan 22, 2012 10:56 am
Forum: Dealer News, Innovations & Products
Topic: New Lambretta Engines from RS Tuning Conversions
Replies: 24
Views: 14805

Re: New Lambretta Engines from RS Tuning Conversions

ferritt wrote:How long does it normaly take to get a reply from Ralph? I sent him a text yesterday but no reply as yet.

ring him on his shop number 01302 857082 you may have an old mobile number!!
by johnny diamond
Sat Jan 14, 2012 12:18 pm
Forum: Dealer News, Innovations & Products
Topic: New Lambretta Engines from RS Tuning Conversions
Replies: 24
Views: 14805

Re: New Lambretta Engines from RS Tuning Conversions

I waited 7 months for a clubman exhaust so how long for an engine :roll: :roll: and when i last spoke to ralph he was not doing anymore exhaust or scooters for a while as he was doing a patio :o :o as this was part of my question to ralph i can answer that 4 to 6 wks depending on if he has engine i...
by johnny diamond
Fri Jan 13, 2012 12:28 pm
Forum: Dealer News, Innovations & Products
Topic: New Lambretta Engines from RS Tuning Conversions
Replies: 24
Views: 14805

Re: New Lambretta Engines from RS Tuning Conversions

New Engines built to customer requirements from £2500 Engines built to RS specification supplied complete with carb and exhaust, if required, and jetted to go. Range of engines available from stage IV through to stage VIII (the dogs b@11@x). • Typical RS Stage IV cast cylinder engine performance...
by johnny diamond
Sun Aug 28, 2011 9:10 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: break shoes !
Replies: 14
Views: 3937

Re: break shoes !

i use ferodo but anything other than indian shoes :shock:
what ever you put on use them gently for a few days then remove them & flat the high spots
to get the best from them
by johnny diamond
Sat May 07, 2011 9:31 am
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Tech
Topic: smooth body work ...whats the stuff called?
Replies: 5
Views: 2400

Re: smooth body work ...whats the stuff called?

think you mean dolphin glaze! its pourable and brushable...good stuff.
made by upol check there site.
by johnny diamond
Thu Jun 24, 2010 9:04 am
Forum: Tech FAQ
Topic: rusty petrol tank
Replies: 13
Views: 6899

Re: rusty petrol tank

agree with sideout, had brill results with por 15, the marine clean part realy eats the rust away to leave a sparkling tank, you can get it from a company called holden also.