British Automotive Maintenance 101
A comprehensive listing designed to provide the hobbyist with fundamental technical knowledge for most
British sport cars.Some sites are model specific but the basic information applies equally to all marques.
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Getting Started
Trouble Shooting
Tools you need
Garage Tools Tech
Tools to carry on the Road
Travel Check List
Wrenches 101
Torque Wrench 101
Air Compressors
Floor Jacks 101
Shop Safety
Bolt Science 101
Taps & Dies
Key to Nut & Bolt Sizes
Fastener Training Manual
How a car works:
Braking System
Understanding You Car
Corrosion 101
Buffing & Polishing
Paint Care Tips
Armstrong Shocks
Tire Code Translation
Wheel & Tire Bible
Tire Tech
Advice & Tech Tips
Oil Filter Reference
Opinions-Oil Filter
Bring a Car Out of Storage
Balancing Wire Wheels
Tires for British Sport Cars
Tire&Wheel Plus Sizing
Car Care Enclyclopedia
T/S All Systems
T/S Noises
T/S Suspension
T/S Brakes
T/S Ignition
T/S Spark Plugs
T/S Fuel Delivery
T/S SU Carbs
T/S Carbs
T/S Car Problems
T/S Starter & Charging
T/S Weber Carburetor
T/S Wheel Bearings
T/S A to Z
T/S Low Oil Pressure
T/S Intermittent Engine Problems
T/S Water pump
T/S Coolant Loss/Leaks
T/S Electrical Problems
T/S Tire & Wheel Problems
T/S Wire Wheels
T/S Rack & Pinion Steering Problems
T/S Lucas Points
T/S Exhaust Color
T/S Exhaust Problems
T/S Faulty Clutch
T/S Oil Pump Problems
T/S Blown Head Gasket
T/S Engine Temp Problems
T/S Oil Consumption
T/S Fault Diagnosis
T/S Problems
T/S Clutch Notes
102 Multimeter
Lucus Wiring Colors
How Ignition Systems Work
Ignition Test 101
Ignition Timing 101
Ignition Overview
Distributor-What does it do
Ignition Condensor
Alternator,How it Works
Battery Maintenance 101
Batteries 101
Ground - issues
Disconnecting the Battery
Spark Plugs 101
Look at Your Plugs
Hot/Cold Plugs
Voltage Regulator 101
Finding an Open or Short Circuit
The Starting System
Guide to fixing a Starter
Uncover Ignition Problems
Lucas Fault Diagnosis Service Manual.pdf
Lucas Tech Service
Spark Plug Wires
Checking the Starting Circuit
Electrical Systems
Charging System Checks
Battery Testing
How to Check Battery Drain
Generators Explained
Ignition Systems III
Carburetor Choices
SU Fuel Pumps 101
Stromberg Carbs
Stromberg-175 & SU-HS6
SU-H/Type Tech
Tuning your SUs
SU Fuel Pump Rebuilding 101
SU Needle Selection
SU Carbs Explained
Tuning Weber DGV
Tuning Weber DCOE/1
Tuning Weber DCOE/2
Weber Diagrams
Weber Tech Info 1
Weber Tech Info 2
Weber Hesititation Expose
Constant Depression Theory
A Stumble at Cruise SU's and Timing
Carb Models by Year
Complete SU Guide
When all else fails give it a good British"Bashing".
Rod noise Diagnosis
Engine Noise 101
Engine Noise 103
Engine Crankshaft Bearings
Rod Bearings Damage Guide
Rod Bearing Wear Analysis
How to use and Interpret a Vacuum gauage
Vacuum testing
Compression testing 101
Leakdown Test
Camshaft 101
Camshaft Failure Analysis
Valve Failures:
Causes & Cures
Valve Guide Repair
Weak Valve Springs
Valve Stem Seal
Adjusting Valves
Piston Ring Gap
Piston Diagnostic Guide
Piston ring failure diagnosis
Crankshaft Bearing Installation
Head Gasket Failure
Engine Oil Bible
Engine Failure-Causes
Engine won't Start or Run
Engine Vacuum Leakes
Engine Runs Badly
Overheating Guide
Overheating:Causes & Cures
Radiator Tips
Oil Pump
Oil Pressure Relief Valve
High/Low Oil Pressure
Brake Fluids
Brake Plumbing
Brake Bleeding
Disk Brakes
Fix Common Brake Problems
Inspecting Brake Hydraulics
Complete Brake Repair
Brake Failure/Fluid Leak
Spring Brake Tune-up
Stuck Brake Caliper Piston
Warped Brake Rotors
Fixing Handbrake Problems
Brake Fluid Testing
The Brake Bible
Warped Brake Discs
We all need some basic help
Report broken Links
101 Multimeter
Multimeter Buying Guide
T/S Bad Fuel Filter