Hi, That horseshoe bracket holds the choke light switch onto the choke cable. The light is on because the switch is detached. You will find the switch, a black bakelite item, adrift behind the console speaker grille somewhere. The switch 'saddles' onto the choke cable with the switch button...
Hi, I walked up to the A23 at Gatwick this morning to watch the London to Brighton veteran car run go through. Plenty of classic cars following it down, chief among them a white P6b 3500 RU looking resplendent.
Hi, Yes, near and off side is a distinctive British term referring to the position in relation to the kerb. Both my father and myself worked for London Transport and it was the only distinction used so it's ingrained.
Hi, Yes, kinda. It was an attempt at humour. I thought the next question would be. Which side is the RH side? Now, whilst you may know that a lot of people don't, it's surprising. This is one of those occasions when posting while drinking is not advised. So, my apologies.
Hi, The coil has a ballasted supply of 8 or 9 volts, is that enough for the pump to work properly or at all? If you run an extra wire direct from the ignition switch it can be used for the fuel pump and the module for the electronic ignition if fitted.
Hi, To my mind the coil and the fuel pump should have an unfused ignition supply. Taking it from the washer pump means it's at the mercy of a fault in one of the other items from that fuse. You then not only come to a grinding halt but you have fault find all the other items and correct it...