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    sdibbers replied to the thread Carb Removal TC.
    They get an enormous amount of vibration and heat cycling over the years it’s no surprise that they take a set eventually. Added to that...
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    I believe sdibbers makes them to look exact, and has them for sale ! - and its Christmas, treat yourself .........
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    sdibbers replied to the thread more electrical questions!.
    Yep, I found that a lot when I first got my car running. Best favour I did myself was to go through all the connectors and clean them...
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    sdibbers replied to the thread Series 1 Seat Belt Hooks.
    These were modeled on a 1969 NADA 2000TC (mine). And we’re originally a mid grey. These are printed nylon and dyed to match. I’ve had...
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    sdibbers replied to the thread Series 1 Seat Belt Hooks.
    Shameless self promotion alert! I own Additive Restoration. Also, I believe these might be the later Series I style seatbelt clips, but...
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    They have a great feel don’t they? Amazing that they feel as tight now as when they were made 50 odd years ago.
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    Took ownership of a 1969 2000SC this afternoon, belonged to a club member who sadly passed away a few years back, he kept the car in a...
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    I’m fact that was a design decision. Part of a minimalist design to reduce driver distraction. The idea is that they are different...
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    sdibbers replied to the thread more electrical questions!.
    I think it’s unlikely your replacing the points would cause the issue. But I’ve had unrelated things happen at the same time before and...
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    sdibbers liked vaultsman's post in the thread Battery Drain.
    UPDATE: Thanks for this, Graeme. It is indeed the stereo that's causing the issue. When I unplug it the current drain at the battery...
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    The last set of Champion plugs that I bought was missing a tip on one of the electrodes. I prefer to run NGKs I was told years ago that...
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    Funny you should say that. My friend had the tip fall off a NGK plug in his 500 Abarth last week, damaging the bore pretty badly.
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    sdibbers replied to the thread Front End Clatter.
    Also check the bolts holding the steering idler in place. They like to back out and cause a rattle over bumps.
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    sdibbers replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    one last thought. Is the aftermarket radio wired into the same circuit? I’ve seen some odd taps used in the past.
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    sdibbers replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    You have an AC alt?
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