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Spitfire Engine Turns Over At Ignition But Won't Catch

after being properly wintered my mk4 spitfire started first time last week and had a 10 mile run. this weekend i can get the ignition turning over but the engine won't catch - any ideas anyone?

blibli
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Engine Wont Start After Sitting For 12 Months

Ha,ve spark at spark plugs.Fuel pump running,have fuel delivery to injector pump,have fuel at tank return.Have no fuel at injector line when winding over.HELP

Bruce2112
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Is There A Website That Can Give Me Information On Engine Numbers?

I am looking at two engines, and need to know the date they were built, to get a period correct engine for my car being restored.

10 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)
TR6fan
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Car Stops After Running About Ten Minutes.

My Triumph starts okay but after driving about ten minutes acts like it is out of gas & stalls. It will not re-start unless it sits for some length of time. It sat without being driven for about s...

73 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 months ago)
Thijstr7
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Has Anybody Have Experience With Needlebearings In The Turrets For Better F...

I wonder if the steering feedback becomes better wit needlebearing than the Original pressure rings.

23 views with 2 answers (last answer 11 months ago)
Johnsarkis
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Looking To Buy Triumph Tr6

I want to see if there are any Triumph TR6 available in NC , SC, GA

61 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
Bumper
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Weber Carb Vs Su

I need to rebuild my SU carb for my 79 Spitfire and I do have the rebuild kit. Like any that has not been taken apart before, there are always surprises. I even bought a new manual on carbs to help me...

201 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
Jean Taylor
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We Have A Chattering Noise At The Front Of The Engine

We have done the tappets & new bearings in the dynamo...& removed the water pump which does run smooth ....SO could it be the timming chain hope you can help thanks

72 views with 4 answers (last answer 10 months ago)
Bumper
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Will Not Start After It Is Warmed Up

My spitfire will start up fine but once it gets warm, it still drives ok but when I shut it down, it will not start. It sounds like vapor lock but did not think it was that hot. I have to wait until i...

100 views with 1 answer (last answer 9 months ago)
Ohio1937
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Does A 1975 Spitfire With H Pattern Shift Have To Be In Nuetral To Start Th...

Does a 1975 Spitfire with H pattern shift have to be in nuetral to start the car? Or should it start when just having the clutch depressed?

33 views with 4 answers (last answer 6 months ago)
rickzoo
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Explain Vin # On Frame

883 cc thunderbird

12 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)
Robert G Kirouac
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Canadian Parts Place

carb.kit 1500

17 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)
mdgiglio48
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Is The Front Sealing Block On The Triumph Spitfire Engine The Same For All ...

Need to replace front sealing block on a 1296cc spitfire motor. Mine is stripped out and warped. The 1296 seems hard to find. The blow up of the 1500 motor from Moss motors looks very much like the ...

mdgiglio48
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Parts Application

Is the front sealing block on my 1967 Triumph spitfire 1296cc engine the same as on the later 1500cc engine. My front sealing block is stripped out and warped.I found one at Moss motors. The part ...

Oscana
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I Have A 1975 Triumph Spitfire. It Has Been Parked For A Few Years. The Rea...

I have tried spraying WD40, tapping it with a hammer, detaching the hand brake cable, releasing brake fluid, and lastly put a torch to it. I am not sure what to do next.

17 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
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