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Waylon Corleone
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How To Replace The Axle U Joint On A 1973 Triumph Spitfire 1500 ...also Rep...

Any tips on Do's and Dont's on replacing any of the u joints on a 1973 TTriumph Spitfire 1500

Waylon Corleone
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How To Remove "universal Joint " From The Axle On A 1973 Triumph Spitfire 1...

Any tips on do's and dont's on a 1973 Triumph Spitfire 1500 rear end differential ( replacing OIL SEAL in the housing also replacing u joint in back passenger side axle

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...

46 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months 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...

94 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 months ago)
spitfire1500
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How Do You Keep The Hood Open?

how does the hood stay open on my 1980 triumph spitfire 1500

60 views with 4 answers (last answer 7 months ago)
bigjake53
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79 Spitfire No Spark

here is what i have i put a new batt in the car the clutch is frozen and wont turn over with the switch i can jump the silonoid but no spark is there a nutral safety switch on this car? and if so w...

88 views with 3 answers (last answer 9 months ago)
bigjake53
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I Have A 79 Spitfire Wont Start

the key ingnition will light on the dash but wont turn the car over with the key in the run position i jump the stater silionoid and i get no spark i am not used to working on these cars someone told...

119 views with 2 answers (last answer 9 months ago)
dsmutley
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Adjusting The Fuel Mixture On A Weber Down Draft Carb?

I had the engine rebuilt a few hundred miles ago and need to research how to re-adjust the fuel mixture after the break in period is done. is there any good how to viedos or web site out there that c...

131 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)
grouse
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Does 75 Spitfire Have A Pump In The Gas Tank?

I just had the fuel pump replaced and a new carb kit put in. the car ran good for a few times and now it will not start. as far as i can tell the gas is not coming out of the tank. there is no gas g...

176 views with 4 answers (last answer about a year ago)
TrueMtn
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What Is The Shift Patern In A T2 1967 Spitefire

144 views with 12 answers (last answer about a year ago)
SpitDave
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How Do I Remove The Intake Manifold On A 1979 Triumph Spitfire 1500?

How do I remove the intake manifold on a 1979 Triumph Spitfire 1500? I loosened the 4 bolts/clamps, and the manifold is kinda loose, but it just won't come off. I don't want to break anything. Am I...

145 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
blackbeard
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75 Tr 6 Parking Brake Is Locked Up. How Do I Fix It?

Car was fine then the p brake locked up in the driveway

85 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
GEORGEKI59
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# 2 & 3 Cyl Are Not Firing

I have 120 # compression straight through. no vaccum at carb # 2. removed carbs and manifold to check all gaskets. all ok. if ya cover inlet of carb #1 it kills the engine. checked to make sure th...

128 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 years ago)
GEORGEKI59
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Misses Out On Idle

CYL. # 2 & 3 ARE NOT FIRING ON IDLE. WHEN YOU SPEED IT UP A LITTLE IT SMOOTHS RIGHT OUT. WHEN YA HOLD YOUR PALM OVER CARB, # 1 IT KILLS THE ENGINE AND WHEN YOU DO THAT ON CARB # 2 IT DOES NOTHING TO...

160 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)
Bumper
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Any One Used The Color Sparkplug To Adjust The Mixture?

I need to make some mixture adjustments ( I think it is rich) and was looking at the colortune sparkplug. It sounds easy and not to expensiive. However, the exhaust/oxygen meter is probably the best b...

50 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)
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