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Forum: Engine/Engine Compartment 09-07-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By Jon B
Hi Robert, My car has the smaller pulley and...

Hi Robert,

My car has the smaller pulley and had a Goodyear 15485 on it. I switched to an alternator and had to step down even further to a 47" belt.

-Jon
Forum: Suspension 09-04-2017, 10:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,366
Posted By Jon B
Tom Hall has boots that are durable and on par...

Tom Hall has boots that are durable and on par with the quality of the originals. His e-mail is modtiger@comcast.net

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 08-04-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 647
Posted By Jon B
He edited the ad. There was no mention of...

He edited the ad. There was no mention of conversion when I posted the link.
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 08-03-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 647
Posted By Jon B
Another possible Alger

VIN given is B382001694LRXFE. Engine bay shot just happens to miss the tags. One interesting thing I noticed is holes for reverse lights.
...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 07-13-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 963
Posted By Jon B
I hoped he would touch on it too, but he does in...

I hoped he would touch on it too, but he does in the interview/feature with Mike Michels: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fyqo03zmzZw

Sounds like it was in pretty rough shape, I wonder if it's...
Forum: Body 07-13-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,919
Posted By Jon B
Hi Warren, Great idea to get the mold,...

Hi Warren,

Great idea to get the mold, thanks for thinking of it. I'm interested in a glass set and happy to contribute to buying the mold and getting glass made. Thank you!

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 07-13-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 963
Posted By Jon B
Hi Kevin, It's called "Victory Lane." ...

Hi Kevin,

It's called "Victory Lane." Should be on again next Wednesday. The appraisal segment is in the last ten minutes.

Brian, not sure on total length but around 7-8 minutes.

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 07-12-2017, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 963
Posted By Jon B
MK1A on Jay Leno's garage

Jay had Donald Osborne appraise the last MK1A built, owned and restored by Steve Hoffman. Here's a clip:...
Forum: Engine/Engine Compartment 07-07-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 842
Posted By Jon B
Hi all, I hope you don't mind my posing this...

Hi all,

I hope you don't mind my posing this question in this thread. With all the issues locating a decent-sized filter, has anyone given any thought to using a cartridge-type filter such as...
Forum: Body 06-04-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Jon B
I bought a solid state unit from Moss Motors;...

I bought a solid state unit from Moss Motors; instructions show B to power source and I (probably the same as L) to the gauges. This is also how it's wired per the shop manual and wiring diagrams. ...
Forum: Body 05-12-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 629
Posted By Jon B
I haven't seen any reproductions, but there are a...

I haven't seen any reproductions, but there are a few originals on eBay at the moment.

-Jon
Forum: Body 05-01-2017, 11:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 580
Posted By Jon B
Hi Arnie, Yes, the pad Rick sells is one...

Hi Arnie,

Yes, the pad Rick sells is one piece with the foam attached. Some of the vinyl and foam has to be trimmed at the sides where the furflex piping attaches.

-Jon
Forum: Body 05-01-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 580
Posted By Jon B
Hi Arnie, I just put on my new dash pad...

Hi Arnie,

I just put on my new dash pad yesterday. You do have to remove the dash to get the entire pad off, and also remove a cardboard strip along with two vinyl-wrapped pieces that are riveted...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 04-28-2017, 02:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,530
Posted By Jon B
Now on the Hemmings site with some great vintage...

Now on the Hemmings site with some great vintage shots: https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/cars-for-sale/sunbeam/tiger/1943487.html
Forum: Body 02-28-2017, 12:17 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,919
Posted By Jon B
Thanks Warren. I'm interested in a set if the...

Thanks Warren. I'm interested in a set if the new owner is willing to do a run.

-Jon
Forum: Engine 02-10-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,022
Posted By Jon B
I looked at the reproduction Blue Thunder...

I looked at the reproduction Blue Thunder Tiger-lettered high-rise manifold at Bill Martin's shop (Rootes Group Depot). Huge runners which he said outflow a ported F4B. Really nice piece and would...
Forum: Your Tigers Story 02-03-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,423
Posted By Jon B
Welcome Ciaran! I'm pretty new here myself but...

Welcome Ciaran! I'm pretty new here myself but have found this to be a great resource with very helpful and knowledgeable folks. Congratulations on the purchase. I'd love to hear about your drive...
Forum: Cars for Sale 02-02-2017, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,993
Posted By Jon B
Hi Doug, Sorry to see this, but someone's...

Hi Doug,

Sorry to see this, but someone's going to get a great car. It's a PERFECT example of originality, down to the hose clamps. Thanks again for letting me come look it over and good luck...
Forum: The Others 01-20-2017, 10:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,920
Posted By Jon B
Hillman Zimp on Bring a Trailer

Auction ends in a week. I love it!

http://bringatrailer.com/listing/1963-hillman-zagato-prototype-zimp/
Forum: Engine 01-19-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 900
Posted By Jon B
Hemi SBF

Came across these in Musclecar Review: http://www.hammerheadperformanceengines.com/

Would be fun trying to get them to fit a Tiger engine bay.

-Jon
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 12-29-2016, 11:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,903
Posted By Jon B
Looks like a dual-feed Holley with the fuel line...

Looks like a dual-feed Holley with the fuel line running up near the firewall.
Forum: Parts Wanted 10-02-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,407
Posted By Jon B
Hi Paul, You're welcome to mine. It needs...

Hi Paul,

You're welcome to mine. It needs paint, I can bead blast it if you like. I'm not sure what it's worth but if you have a hood release handle to trade I'll take it! Let me know if you're...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 09-14-2016, 09:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,157
Posted By Jon B
Warren, that was my thought too. Has to be the...

Warren, that was my thought too. Has to be the same one: http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/cto/5741857019.html.

Tigernewbie, I found my car on here, also check Hemmings and eBay. Very...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 09-05-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,376
Posted By Jon B
Very cool, thanks for the info, guys. The car...

Very cool, thanks for the info, guys. The car seems to have an interesting history and it was sure a bizarre coincidence finding a Tiger so close by, especially since I might store mine up there for...
Forum: General Tiger Discussion 09-05-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,376
Posted By Jon B
Yeah, not much left stock. I was surprised to...

Yeah, not much left stock. I was surprised to see an original air cleaner. Engine bay is indeed some kind of crinkle black, with regular nuts holding on the firewall braces. Looked like the stock...
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