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by dutch
Tue Aug 18, 2015 7:48 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: gt 186
Replies: 15
Views: 3328

Re: gt 186

if it's getting too hot then there is a jetting/ignition/cooling issue that needs to be corrected. Also some of the replacement RD pistons have been known to drop ring pegs. It's a common problem. Last I researched this issue it looks like ProX pistons are the good ones and the Wiseco were the ones ...
by dutch
Sun Aug 16, 2015 8:01 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: gt 186
Replies: 15
Views: 3328

Re: gt 186

update to previous, on rich taylors advise i change the gearing to 17/46 and it is much better at high speed ie not revving so high and so not getting so hot. I have a garvin gps speedo and have had it at 67 mph and still not revving very high, i have just put a bgm clubman on as i think it will let...
by dutch
Sat Aug 15, 2015 9:54 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Good Experiences with Dealers/Tuners?
Replies: 67
Views: 15784

Re: Good Experiences with Dealers/Tuners?

anyone know best place for stainless products, ie good quality ?
by dutch
Fri Apr 24, 2015 6:32 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: GT186 - 4.6 or 4.89 final drive and which exhausts?
Replies: 27
Views: 3350

Re: GT186 - 4.6 or 4.89 final drive and which exhausts?

I run 17-46 with 42mm clubman, 26mm dellorto through airbox gp150 gearbox, very happy with this set up.
by dutch
Sat Feb 28, 2015 9:27 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: trying to put pictures up on here is a f..kin joke
Replies: 42
Views: 5953

Re: trying to put pictures up on here is a f..kin joke

i gave upa long time ago trying to put pictures on here, dont have flickr or any of those photo sites, thought they might have made it easier by now.
by dutch
Sun Feb 01, 2015 2:52 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Halfords v Scooter dealer.
Replies: 25
Views: 4631

Re: Halfords v Scooter dealer.

mick1 wrote:I daresay there may be more paperwork and testing on a petrol tank compared to a petrol can.......EU legislation and all that
for a lambretta, i doubt it.
by dutch
Sat Jan 10, 2015 10:29 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: brass exhaust nuts
Replies: 55
Views: 7508

Re: brass exhaust nuts

sorry you should be more clear, round side against the welded flange with the hex side facing up toward the end of the stud :lol:
by dutch
Fri Jan 09, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: SERIES 2 RUBBERS!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1099

Re: SERIES 2 RUBBERS!!!!!!!!!!!!

scootopia do the tutto legshield rubbers and they are a great fit
by dutch
Fri Jan 09, 2015 3:43 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: SERIES 2 RUBBERS!!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1099

Re: SERIES 2 RUBBERS!!!!!!!!!!!!

scootopia
by dutch
Sat Jan 03, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: brass exhaust nuts
Replies: 55
Views: 7508

Re: brass exhaust nuts

bristolmod wrote:sorry Andy- I disagree.

They are supposed to go on with the "round" bit against the manifold flange- the area is so tight, it is very hard to tighten them up if its done your way.

Check out page 18 of the old work shop manual (4th edition)

Chris
so would you use a washer and if so which one