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by SLOW ITAL
Fri May 08, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Flat Spot
Replies: 81
Views: 4633

Re: Flat Spot

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MarinaCoupe wrote:
Fri May 08, 2020 12:20 pm
Good call Gil, but thankfully not in this case. Renzo has called me this morning and said that his mechanic has pulled the speedo drive wheel, it a black one with 23 teeth - so mystery solved.
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by SLOW ITAL
Fri May 08, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Flat Spot
Replies: 81
Views: 4633

Re: Flat Spot

That only leaves you with the speedo reading incorrectly then. First I would check the GPS speed on both cars establish if you have a accurate reading in either car. If one is correct replicate speedo set up in the other car The most likely cause would be incorrect speedo drive gear in gearbox. Loo...
by SLOW ITAL
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Oh the irony!
Replies: 5
Views: 512

Re: Oh the irony!

Know what you mean, i've got the car to work on, trouble is the garage its in is 5 miles away so its a no go...
I'm sure many others are in the same boat as well. plenty of free time & trying to find ways to fill it...
keep safe everyone. Gil...
by SLOW ITAL
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Lockdown larfs
Replies: 4
Views: 616

Re: Lockdown larfs

Kilroy wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:53 am
Thought you might all find this fun.

Cheers from the upside down lockdown..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpBCJJ3TFbc
The only chance i'll ever get to ride in a marina 6... super,,, :thumbup: :thumbup:
by SLOW ITAL
Sun Mar 01, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Keith Lyon RIP
Replies: 6
Views: 922

Re: Keith Lyon RIP

Sad news, a quiet guy, always suported the club & attended the shows with Paul.
See you there.
Gil...
by SLOW ITAL
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Flat Spot
Replies: 81
Views: 4633

Re: Flat Spot

Hi Lorenzo,
Glad you have now got it fixed & running well.
Yes Chris & David great technical advise & help when your'e in trouble.
Gil ...
by SLOW ITAL
Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Club Magazine Delay
Replies: 12
Views: 1331

Re: Club Magazine Delay

We have had some members querying whether or not the new magazine is out yet. It should have landed on your doormats between Christmas and New Year. It has taken us until now to get an update for the delay. We use a small family run printer and unfortunately one of the owners died unexpectedly over...
by SLOW ITAL
Tue Dec 24, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: What did you do to your Marina today?
Replies: 2707
Views: 935897

Re: What did you do to your Marina today?

Nice day yesterday so checked on garages, yellow ital covered up & ok ,but Gabby could see daylight for a bit. so re- fitted charged battery warmed her up & went for little run, nothing exciting, a quick check of tyre pressure's at sainsburys & up to the m42, couple of junctions then a trundle back ...
by SLOW ITAL
Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: New Marina purchase/new Owner
Replies: 15
Views: 1615

Re: New Marina purchase/new Owner

Hi Ben, welcome to marina land.... I've got a 1.3 auto that hadn't run for 7 yrs when i bought it. & had a simlar problem. Have you changed the transmission oil ? Mine looked pristine so i didn't drain & refil it, over the 7 years it hadn't been run all the sediment had sunk to the bottom so it look...
by SLOW ITAL
Sun Apr 21, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: Forum Closing Unless Donations Cover Costs
Replies: 2
Views: 559

Re: Forum Closing Unless Donations Cover Costs

Ok mine in, sorry its late. keep up the good work. :thumbup:
by SLOW ITAL
Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: New club mag is out
Replies: 190
Views: 47101

Re: New club mag is out

Excelent mag as usual guys, nice report on NEC show David,been dying to know how it went etc.
I know how much work you guys put into this event it sounds like you've taken it to another level, sorry i missed it [the first one since 2003]
I'll be back for the next one. Gil.
by SLOW ITAL
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: New Years Good Deed - Help an Ex-Serviceman
Replies: 1
Views: 424

Re: New Years Good Deed - Help an Ex-Serviceman

Been unable to access fast marina till last week , so only just read this
haven't got stuff he needs myself, wish i could help. I take it Andy can't help eigther ?. Gil.
by SLOW ITAL
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: What did you do to your Marina today?
Replies: 2707
Views: 935897

Re: What did you do to your Marina today?

Hi Matt/Chris, Yes i'm still here guys, a first for me, i did'nt get lost on the way to the opperating theatre. 10 weeks on from getting my new trunnion fitted im still running it in but its pretty free now Physio done & all signed off, so its gym work now strengthening exercises etc. so i'll be bac...
by SLOW ITAL
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: What did you do to your Marina today?
Replies: 2707
Views: 935897

Re: What did you do to your Marina today?

Woke up Gabby after 3 months sleep, With newley charged battery fired up straight away, & after gentle warm up & check over, did bit of M42 just couple juntions to blow cobwebbs out. All behaving as it should & brakes free , then tuck back up . Only 30 miles or so but good to know not getting rusted...
by SLOW ITAL
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Morris Marina Forum
Topic: What did you do to your Marina today?
Replies: 2707
Views: 935897

Re: What did you do to your Marina today?

Looking good Ben are you going Friday or Saturday any of the other Geoff’s going :-D Only me Dad. Other Geoff’s seem to have retired... shame. We are motoring down on Friday. Ben See you at 10 Ben... :thumbup: Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro Oh shame on them lol where are you staying