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Frisco143
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Triumph Spitfire Missing Original Emission Standards Label, So Dmv Won't L...

I have a 1975 Triumph Spitfire in perfect condition. I moved it to California from Canada when I relocated. DMV will not license and register it because it is missing a label under the hood stating ...

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...

79 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 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

54 views with 4 answers (last answer 5 months ago)
judge_roy
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Should The Judge Hang It Up Now? After Reachin' 65,505 Points Have Learned ...

was it one Jamaican group who said "the higher the monkey climb, is the more he expose"...well, I gotta tell ya. Being pretty good at everything makes a shattered personality of ya~ for all my frie...

128 views with 16 answers (last answer 6 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...

72 views with 3 answers (last answer 7 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...

95 views with 2 answers (last answer 7 months ago)
nebaloon
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If I Use A Front Wheel Dolly For A Rear Wheel Drive 4speed Triumph Spitfire...

Will I wreck the car with towing it backwards? or would I still have to disconnect the drive train.

43 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 months ago)
nebaloon
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Can I Use A Front Wheels Dolly Trailer To Transport A Triumph Rear Wheel Dr...

The rear wheels will be traveling on the road. Does this work with this car that has a rear wheel drive? Do I just keep the car in neutral and all will be good? If someone can please help me with t...

99 views with 7 answers (last answer 8 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...

115 views with 3 answers (last answer 10 months 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...

162 views with 4 answers (last answer 11 months ago)
Frisba
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Su Intake Manifold

I'm swapping from a single Stromberg to twin SU's. What is the big hole for in the top, left part of the SU intake manifold? It's about 3/4" dia. , unthreaded, and opens into the left port. Also, wh...

175 views with 8 answers (last answer 11 months ago)
Splinter
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Can I Run 14 Inch Wheels On My 1967 Mark 3?

I have a 1967 Mark 3 and run it in local autocrosses and daily driving. Would 14" wheels with shorter sidewall tires be a better way to go and would tires be easier to find?

100 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
TrueMtn
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What Is The Shift Patern In A T2 1967 Spitefire

133 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...

138 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
judge_roy
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What Happened To Cargurus #4 Littlehorn And #5 Lightgear? They Got Near The...

not really helping the general population with the car questions now, or the carguru folk. perhaps they are at in the US Virgin Islands or Vegas?

26 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year 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...

23 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 weeks ago)
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