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John Buckley
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  • Warrington
  • United Kingdom

John Buckley's Friends

  • allan ball
  • dave stott
  • Brian Dixon
  • Simon J Brown
  • Paul Sargisson
  • Daryl  Heasman
  • Adrian Southgate

John Buckley's Discussions

1300 crossflow engine and gear box for sale

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Sargisson on Sunday. 6 Replies

Just taken out the 1300 will be supplied with single carb few weeping gaskets other than that runs fine4 speed gear box alsoBest price takes themCollection only I'm afraidContinue

Sump clearance

Started this discussion. Last reply by Big Vern Dec 3, 2016. 5 Replies

Which is the easiest way to get ground clearanceI have about 50mm from ground to sumpCan I raise the engine ? If so how have people done it ?ThanksContinue

MOT time

Started this discussion. Last reply by Steve Kerswell Nov 21, 2016. 19 Replies

MOT timeGoing in now wish me luck !Continue

Alternator fire

Started this discussion. Last reply by Adrian Southgate May 14, 2016. 3 Replies

Word of warning ladsReplaced the alternator today for a new one from euro car partsStarted it up ,battery light went off "good" I thoughtLeft it running while I put my tools awayThen heard a loud…Continue

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Paul Sargisson replied to John Buckley's discussion 1300 crossflow engine and gear box for sale
"Sounds like you have had fun and games what was the problem with the original 1600 engine ?."
Sunday
John Buckley replied to John Buckley's discussion 1300 crossflow engine and gear box for sale
"Sorry Paul it's not the same engine had to scrap that one"
Saturday
Paul Sargisson replied to John Buckley's discussion 1300 crossflow engine and gear box for sale
"Thats a shame that engine pulled like a train once it was above 2500 rpm but a flat pig below, I only ran it a few times then stripped the car and rebuilt it using the 1300 engine instead."
Saturday
John Buckley replied to John Buckley's discussion 1300 crossflow engine and gear box for sale
"Hi Paul, all the valve guides are shot and it failed a pressure test"
Apr 22
Paul Sargisson replied to John Buckley's discussion 1300 crossflow engine and gear box for sale
"High John whats the problem with the original head ? I assume its the engine that went with the car."
Apr 21
John Buckley replied to John Buckley's discussion 1300 crossflow engine and gear box for sale
"I'm in need of a 1600 crossflow head in good order so maybe do a deal"
Apr 21
Brian Dixon and John Buckley are now friends
Dec 31, 2016
Big Vern replied to John Buckley's discussion Sump clearance
"Wow you must have a very deep sump, maybe from an auto. A colleague of mine has a Phaeton S3 with a 1600 xflow and has aprox 100mm between ground and sump, if toy look does it look like the bottom of the bellhousing hangs slightly below the bottom…"
Dec 3, 2016
John Buckley replied to John Buckley's discussion Sump clearance
"1300 crossflow No it's not been lowered but needs to be Personally I think it sits to high If I dropped it 30mm the car would clear speed humps Just the bloody sump issue"
Dec 3, 2016
Big Vern replied to John Buckley's discussion Sump clearance
"what engine do you have and has the car been lowered?"
Dec 3, 2016
John Buckley replied to John Buckley's discussion Sump clearance
"Probably 50mm Lol the amount of times I've had to stop and go another way On my second sump :/"
Dec 3, 2016
Daryl Heasman replied to John Buckley's discussion Sump clearance
"How much clearance have you under the bonnet  John because that is low , you could buy a pick an lower the speed bumps-:)) "
Dec 3, 2016
John Buckley posted a discussion

Sump clearance

Which is the easiest way to get ground clearanceI have about 50mm from ground to sumpCan I raise the engine ? If so how have people done it ?ThanksSee More
Dec 3, 2016
Steve Kerswell replied to John Buckley's discussion MOT time
Nov 21, 2016
Big Vern replied to John Buckley's discussion MOT time
"I had a set of koni's on a mini once, fitted them new and the car stood for 11 months when the next mot came round they were all leaking :("
Nov 21, 2016
Big Vern replied to John Buckley's discussion MOT time
"They're not Imp. Imp have a pin mounting at the top, If the springs are 1.7" I/D then they're motorcycle monoshock, as mine were originally, later ones came from all over the place. Gaz should be able to match with adjustables if you…"
Nov 21, 2016

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Duttons owned
S4 phaeton
Engine Type and Transmission Type
1600
Type 9
Post code
Wa5

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At 13:20 on January 20, 2016, Steve Kerswell said…

S4? Sounds good John, pictures please :-))

At 22:01 on December 29, 2015, Dave Adams said…

they do come up...be patient but they are starting to be collected. i know of one i believe it was posted on here its two cars really and they come with a trailer if necessary. the cars are about 400 quid the two and the trailer is £500. 

At 18:40 on December 25, 2015, James Doulton said…

Welcome to the site, John. There was a B+ in the last club magazine, which was looking for a new home. I could put you in touch with the owner, although it might be sold -  I haven't heard.

At 16:11 on December 25, 2015, Dave Adams said…

hi there hope you find a car soon....what are you looking for?

 
 
 

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