FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister   ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Search found 206 matches
Rochdale Owner's Club Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: Morris Marina axle/Rochdale Olympic
keith hamer

Replies: 3
Views: 781

PostForum: Parts For Sale   Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:18 am   Subject: Marina axle
I guess it may be worth noting that this item has the bracketry to fit the phase 2 Olympic.
  Topic: Phase 1: Rear Seats
keith hamer

Replies: 4
Views: 820

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Mon Jun 04, 2018 8:28 am   Subject: Rear trim
We have done this on a couple of our restorations, as you say the seats are a little small for anything other than occasional use. If you use the car as a 2 seater you can produce some decent storage ...
  Topic: Phase 2: Finishing rear trailing arms.
keith hamer

Replies: 2
Views: 627

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Sat May 05, 2018 8:36 am   Subject: ph 2 trailing arms
A good quality etch primer followed by an oil based chassis paint. If the arms are off the car you could even poor the primer into the cavities, once built up some Waxoil or Deltron sprayed inside as ...
  Topic: Lost Olympics
keith hamer

Replies: 23
Views: 26884

PostForum: General Historical   Posted: Thu Apr 26, 2018 7:37 am   Subject: Lost Olympics
I have replaced as many photos as I can from our website archive, unfortunately I don't have pictures of all the cars.
  Topic: Posting Pictures on the Forum.
keith hamer

Replies: 3
Views: 8534

PostForum: The Meeting Room   Posted: Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:35 am   Subject: Posting pictures
I have been assisting one of our members to post some pictures of his car onto the forum members cars section.

Just to clarify, when posting pictures you need to use the Img command which is situ ...
  Topic: Derek Bentley's Olympic
keith hamer

Replies: 0
Views: 623

PostForum: Owners Cars   Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:40 am   Subject: Derek Bentley's Olympic
http://www.rochdale-owners-club.co.uk/images/Gallery/9557LJ.jpg
  Topic: Posting photos to Owners Cars
keith hamer

Replies: 3
Views: 11000

PostForum: Owners Cars   Posted: Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:22 am   Subject: Posting pictures
I have been assisting one of our members to post some pictures of his car onto the forum members cars section.

Just to clarify, when posting pictures you need to use the Img command which is situat ...
  Topic: Phase 1: Bonnet & Radiator Supports
keith hamer

Replies: 10
Views: 1964

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:42 am   Subject: Hinges
I have taken a few pictures of a standard Olympic phase 1 hinge set up, as can be seen the hinges pivot well back from the bonnets rear edge, this is to allow the rear of the bonnet to clear when it i ...
  Topic: Phase 1: Bonnet & Radiator Supports
keith hamer

Replies: 10
Views: 1964

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:23 am   Subject: Hinges
Over the years many people have tried different designs for the hinges on an Olympic, I have personally tried about 4 different designs none of which were particularly successful. I now use a system w ...
  Topic: Wanted: Phase 2 hatchback (the hatchback, not the car)
keith hamer

Replies: 2
Views: 888

PostForum: Parts Wanted   Posted: Thu Mar 08, 2018 9:25 am   Subject: Ph2 hatch
Way back in the early 1980's I fitted a rear hatch to my phase 1 WFV 812, we cut the original car to produce a rear door panel which was then fitted with a steel tube surround which included the hinge ...
  Topic: Olympic phase 1 WFV 812
keith hamer

Replies: 11
Views: 7808

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:09 am   Subject: Supercharger
The supercharger itself is tucked away underneath all the pipework, the only picture I have showing it was taken when we were sorting out the mountings.

http://www.rochdale-owners-club.co.uk/images ...
  Topic: Olympic restoration
keith hamer

Replies: 6
Views: 2840

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:12 am   Subject: PAX 44
Jason's car is a phase 2R so it is running Riley 1.5 all round. The front has been modified (I think) to run coil overs, and the rear radius arms have had our rose joint conversion fitted. Apart from ...
  Topic: Olympic restoration
keith hamer

Replies: 6
Views: 2840

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:02 am   Subject: Minator wheels
The size of Minator rims on this car are 13" x 5" with a 20mm offset, they are standard MG Midget pattern and with a maximum 165x70 tyre fitted should fit under standard bodywork.

I have ...
  Topic: Midland moter museum
keith hamer

Replies: 11
Views: 3565

PostForum: The Meeting Room   Posted: Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:07 am   Subject: Olympics
The plot thickens, I didn't collect the Mark Dukes car until 2004, and at the same time was given the option to buy JOP if it came up for sale, I bought it some time later and collected it from the sa ...
  Topic: Olympic phase 1 WFV 812
keith hamer

Replies: 11
Views: 7808

PostForum: Olympic   Posted: Mon Jan 08, 2018 10:04 am   Subject: Engine
The car has now had a quick blow over to refresh the paintwork which was starting to show some signs of age, however the bulk of the paintwork, damage excepted was still quite good.

We have had the ...
 
Page 1 of 14 Goto page 1, 2, 3 ... 12, 13, 14  Next
All times are GMT
Jump to:  


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2002 phpBB Group