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by peter_winney
Fri Jun 14, 2024 12:28 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: parts for Austin A40 Devon
Replies: 1
Views: 213

Re: parts for Austin A40 Devon

Austin Counties Car Club recommend Dave Kingeley at Longbridge Motor Spares Tel 07495 443549.

https://www.austincounties.org.uk/ - open link in New Window
by peter_winney
Thu Jun 13, 2024 4:55 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Steering Wheel
Replies: 7
Views: 995

Re: Steering Wheel

BrianEvans wrote:
Thu Jun 13, 2024 11:10 am
I never know if I’m in the members section or the public section,what is the difference ? 🙄
You should get a page that looks like this:

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by peter_winney
Mon Jun 03, 2024 9:15 am
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Tyre Pressure
Replies: 3
Views: 638

Re: Tyre Pressure

If you load it up with 4 people and their luggage for holiday you will need more pressure in the rear tyres of course :D
by peter_winney
Sun Jun 02, 2024 5:22 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Tyre Pressure
Replies: 3
Views: 638

Re: Tyre Pressure

Hi, can someone tell me the correct pressures for a 1947 Austin 10. Front 24psi, rear 25psi. Or 1.65 / 1.7 bar if you have a metric gauge. PSI figures from The Cassell Book of the Austin10 (1939-47) by Elliison Hawkes, published 1951, Third edition 1955. It is tucked away at the back of the book un...
by peter_winney
Sat Jun 01, 2024 3:03 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Steering Wheel
Replies: 7
Views: 995

Re: Steering Wheel

Yes, it would be good to have more pics on here.

The New Ascot running board rubbers look like those on the Cambridge - only longer and probably wider. Not sure that anyone ever made replicas either in rubber or fibreglass like they did for the 10s.
by peter_winney
Sat Jun 01, 2024 2:58 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Difficult to navigate
Replies: 9
Views: 16314

Re: Difficult to navigate

Because we are coming to the end of our Austin 10 Cambridge restoration I thought I would come back on and try and post some photos but I’ve just given up .Of all the years of navigating many different forums I have never experienced one as difficult as this ,it must be losing so many contributors ...
by peter_winney
Sat Jun 01, 2024 2:43 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Steering Wheel
Replies: 7
Views: 995

Re: Steering Wheel

For steering wheel restoration try https://www.steeringwheelrestoration.com/

The New Ascot running boards rubbers do not have an Austin logo.
by peter_winney
Thu May 23, 2024 6:15 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Smart Motorways
Replies: 2
Views: 827

Smart Motorways

National Highways continue to claim that "The latest data shows that, overall, in terms of serious or fatal casualties smart motorways are our safest roads" But that is not what is said in the detail of the reports over the past few years which include the following :- "The risk of a livelane collis...
by peter_winney
Sat May 18, 2024 8:19 am
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Renewing Your Driving Licence Online wirh DVLA
Replies: 4
Views: 720

Re: Renewing Your Driving Licence Online wirh DVLA

New licence arrived thru' post yesterday, so slick turnaround by DVLA & PO
by peter_winney
Thu May 16, 2024 2:12 pm
Forum: Public Requests For Club Assistance
Topic: Renewing Your Driving Licence Online wirh DVLA
Replies: 4
Views: 720

Re: Renewing Your Driving Licence Online wirh DVLA

I'm wondering how I'll be treated in 2026 when I'l be 70, no photo id as no passport and still on paper driving license... You will be treated the same as everybody. You will lose your entitlement to drive small trucks and minibuses unless you get medical and eyesight checks and send in the papers ...