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by bristolmod
Sun Oct 22, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: What Do I Call It?
Replies: 11
Views: 2964

Re: What Do I Call It?

or Rodney....
by bristolmod
Sat Oct 21, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Mugello 198 on 6v
Replies: 1
Views: 791

Re: Mugello 198 on 6v

I ran a TV175S3 with a Mugello v2 on 6volt points- never missed a beat.

Chris
by bristolmod
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: What Do I Call It?
Replies: 11
Views: 2964

Re: What Do I Call It?

as you've had it this long you're not going to sell it anyway so why worry about it?
by bristolmod
Fri Oct 20, 2017 1:52 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Front mudguard
Replies: 4
Views: 1200

Re: Front mudguard

It'll fit a series 3 LI
by bristolmod
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:50 am
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Trojan Stamp ??
Replies: 6
Views: 2801

Re: Trojan Stamp ??

there was some connection between "Trojan" and Lambretta Concessionaires (Agg owned both?) but I've never heard of any Trojan "logos" appearing on Lambretta scooters. Regards the "175/ 200 Factory conversions" mentioned above, likewise I've never heard that coming out of the factory in Milan.....how...
by bristolmod
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Fork link removal
Replies: 3
Views: 1184

Re: Fork link removal

you shouldn't need a spring compressor anyway for GP links and balls. Can you remove the ball OK?
by bristolmod
Mon Oct 09, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Help!
Replies: 17
Views: 3173

Re: Help!

cgt75b wrote:
Mon Oct 09, 2017 2:34 pm
bristolmod wrote:
Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:37 pm
cgt75b wrote:
Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:31 pm
Have you taken out the rubber bump stop? If not try that.

Good luck.
I'm a bit uneasy about your post "count"..........

Chris
Eh?
it was at "666"- I was expecting the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse to materialise.....
by bristolmod
Sun Oct 08, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Help!
Replies: 17
Views: 3173

Re: Help!

if you can get one side clear of the stud, you may be able to bend the other stud with a long screwdriver just enough to get the manifold over the top. I'm assuming you've got both nuts off?
by bristolmod
Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Help!
Replies: 17
Views: 3173

Re: Help!

cgt75b wrote:
Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:31 pm
Have you taken out the rubber bump stop? If not try that.

Good luck.
I'm a bit uneasy about your post "count"..........

Chris
by bristolmod
Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Help!
Replies: 17
Views: 3173

Re: Help!

occasionally when an engine is rebuilt, the manifold studs are too long. When the engine is put back in there is no problem, until your scenario arises. Can you get clear of one of the studs? If so you may be able to gently ease the offending one forward till the second stud clears. Alternatively tr...
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