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by mepham55
Wed May 22, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Vancouver Island Rally In the Valley June 7,8,&9 2019
Replies: 28
Views: 532

Re: Vancouver Island Rally In the Valley June 7,8,&9 2019

I will be there with the family and 2 Rovers, not sure which two yet...

Matt, Stacey, Henry, George, Indy
by mepham55
Mon May 13, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series Seat box $50
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Series Seat box $50

Good seat box, end panels are in great shape, ex mod so it has no under seat tool box. $50
by mepham55
Mon May 13, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: SIIa Hood Latch assembly
Replies: 3
Views: 87

Re: SIIa Hood Latch assembly

I have this latch from a regular bonnet.

Matt
by mepham55
Wed May 08, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Land Rover Series and Defender parts
Replies: 1
Views: 146

Re: Land Rover Series and Defender parts

I’m interested in the 16” rims and tires.

Matt
by mepham55
Wed May 08, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series rear bench seats
Replies: 1
Views: 84

Series rear bench seats

I’ve got 2 usable rear bench seats for series trucks. Black vinyl with galvanized frames.
$50 for the pair

Matt
by mepham55
Mon May 06, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Anyone have a hood for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 80

Re: Anyone have a hood for sale

I have a few. What style are you looking for? Deluxe or regular?

Matt
by mepham55
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Series 1 and 2 Land Rover Smiths round heater.
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Series 1 and 2 Land Rover Smiths round heater.

Looking for the round smiths heater, complete or parts. One with a good core would be ideal.

Matt
by mepham55
Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Events - Upcoming and Past
Topic: 2019 Founders Day - Saturday 13th April - Heritage Park
Replies: 16
Views: 1215

Re: 2019 Founders Day - Saturday 13th April - Heritage Park

Another great founders day. As mentioned above, thank you to a the organizers and volunteers for creating a great Land Rover filled day.

Matt
by mepham55
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Tropical top roof sides
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Tropical top roof sides

pair of tropical top roof sides, no roof panel. Fancy Zebra stripes included. Has all the glass sliders. Will fit 88 or 109 trucks. Open to offers of ale.

Matt
by mepham55
Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: SIIa Hood Latch assembly
Replies: 3
Views: 87

Re: SIIa Hood Latch assembly

I have some. What style bonnet(hood) do you have? Razor edge or deluxe. The latch profiles are different

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Apr 07, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 107 Series one parts
Replies: 1
Views: 80

107 Series one parts

Looking for rear tub corner trim pieces, tailgate pegs and truck cab parts; rear slider windows. Anyone have some spare 107 stuff lying around in the backyard?

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Apr 07, 2019 5:56 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Wiper motors wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: Wiper motors wanted

I’v got some. Are you looking for motors dated correctly for your ‘59?

Matt
by mepham55
Wed Mar 27, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Island Rover outing March 31st is a GO
Replies: 14
Views: 297

Re: Island Rover outing March 3st!

Is the 3st short for 31st? You young kids and your slang confuse me. :wink: Matt Okay, we have a plan! Meet at the Mill Bay Tim Hortons at 9AM with a departure by 930. We will have a driver's meeting at 915 and decide on our final route (will depend on the gate closures): we might play in the Glenor...
by mepham55
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: Island Rover outing March 31st is a GO
Replies: 14
Views: 297

Re: Island Rover outing March 30th or 31st?

If I’m back from the Sunshine Coast by the weekend I’ll meet you guys on Sunday at Timmies.

Matt
by mepham55
Sat Mar 23, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: FREE 109 military frame
Replies: 17
Views: 1310

Re: FREE 109 military frame

Tony4921 wrote:
Sat Mar 23, 2019 6:51 pm
Where is it located Matt?
Near the hartland landfill

Matt
by mepham55
Sat Mar 23, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: FREE 109 military frame
Replies: 17
Views: 1310

Re: 109 military frames

FREE: Ex MOD 109 frame, needs to be moved ASAP or it will be chopped up and recycled. It will take 4 people to carry this frame from its current home. Must be picked up this month. Needs one frame horn repaired and some small rust areas treated. This frame is in VERY GOOD condition everywhere else, ...
by mepham55
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Truck Cab and 88” roof sides
Replies: 5
Views: 890

Re: Truck Cab and 88” roof sides

joshallen676 wrote:
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:01 am
Hi,
Is the truck cab still available?

Josh
Truck cab is Sold

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Mar 10, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Series one distributor Lucas DM2
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Series one distributor Lucas DM2

Looking for a series one distributor, the Lucas DM2 was fitted to the 2L series ones and the early series 2’s with the 2.0L motor. My vacuum advance doesn’t work so I’m hoping someone has a working vacuum advance or complete distributor.

Matt
by mepham55
Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: spring plates
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Re: spring plates

I’ve got lots of good used spring plates for 88” trucks.

Matt
Victoria BC
by mepham55
Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Full set (5) of 110 rims wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Re: Full set (5) of 110 rims wanted

Rob wrote:
Sun Mar 03, 2019 8:23 pm
Hi Matt

I have an XMod rim and tire that you can have.

Rob
Great, thanks Rob...Now looking for 4 rims!

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Mar 03, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Full set (5) of 110 rims wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Full set (5) of 110 rims wanted

Anyone have some spare 110 rims lying around? Don’t care about paint quality, just need to be rust/dent free.

Matt
by mepham55
Sat Mar 02, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Series one: truck cab trim/glass
Replies: 0
Views: 68

Series one: truck cab trim/glass

Looking for the rear slider glass pieces for the series one truck cabs. My truck has plain plexiglass fitted and I’d like to replace it with the original plexiglass with the aluminum trim.

Matt
by mepham55
Sat Mar 02, 2019 6:44 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Wanted Front Bumper Series 1 1956
Replies: 2
Views: 110

Re: Wanted Front Bumper Series 1 1956

Craddocks has a reproduction bumper listed on their website. I got a quote for £101 shipped.

https://www.johncraddockltd.co.uk/land- ... 50-58.html


Matt
by mepham55
Tue Feb 26, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: FREE: 109 rear tub
Replies: 12
Views: 437

Re: FREE: 109 rear tub

Tony4921 wrote:
Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:02 pm
I won't be able to get down during the week. How much do you want for the air box?
Free with tub pick up, this weekend only!

Matt
by mepham55
Fri Feb 22, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: FREE: 109 rear tub
Replies: 12
Views: 437

Re: FREE: 109 rear tub

Hi Matt, Tony here. I will take the tub, probably will not be able to get down this weekend. I will try for next weekend. Need any LR3 parts dropping off? Sounds good Tony, I’m around during the week as well if you have a free weekday. I’m good for LR3 parts, I managed to attach the trim I ripped o...
by mepham55
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 212
Views: 22093

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

Looks awesome with the new Bronze Green paint on it. Have fun wiring today. I’m around the shop today if you have any wire questions.

Matt
by mepham55
Thu Feb 21, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: 86” or 107” outer wing panels
Replies: 0
Views: 53

86” or 107” outer wing panels

Looking for a set of decent Series one 86” or 107” (same thing) wing panels.

Matt
by mepham55
Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: FREE: 109 rear tub
Replies: 12
Views: 437

Re: FREE: 109 rear tub

Bump
by mepham55
Tue Feb 05, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Warn locking hubs
Replies: 5
Views: 125

Re: Warn locking hubs

Technically there are no “stock” free wheel hubs. These would have been fitted by the dealer or owner not by Land Rover. The only Land Rover approved free wheel hubs were made by MAP.

Matt
by mepham55
Tue Feb 05, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: Warn locking hubs
Replies: 5
Views: 125

Re: Warn locking hubs

Usually no. series 3 trucks have 24 spline axle shafts and 2a trucks had 10 spline axles. Although, someone could have swapped your axle at some point. Just take the hub cap off the front axle and see how many splines they have.

Matt
by mepham55
Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: need to borrow some series front springs
Replies: 4
Views: 120

Re: need to borrow some series front springs

If the old spring bushes are in your way Rob feel free to just pop them out :P

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Feb 03, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Regional Discussion - Vancouver Island
Topic: need to borrow some series front springs
Replies: 4
Views: 120

Re: need to borrow some series front springs

I’ve got some you can borrow Rob. Maybe Colin can get them up to Duncan for you?

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 rear end, wheel , windscreen sold
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: Series 1 rear end, wheel , windscreen

It would be a full floater Matt. Semi float would have a removable differential cover. Sent from my STV100-3 using Tapatalk I think your talking about the Salisbury rear end. This is a series one rear end so they didn’t have that option. I’m just wondering if it has the flat outer hubs that are int...
by mepham55
Sun Jan 27, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 rear end, wheel , windscreen sold
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: Series 1 rear end, wheel , windscreen

I’m Interested in the rear axle Bernie. Does it have the fully floating or semi floating axles? Can’t tell from the pic

Matt
by mepham55
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 parts needed
Replies: 6
Views: 205

Re: Series 1 parts needed

K will do it’s in a pretty remote spot and when I get back to it I’ll also run the numbers find out what motor an trans it’s got if it’s a number matching does it make the rig worth more? Numbers matching always is worth more. I’m pretty sure your motor is a replacement engine. There were some red ...
by mepham55
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: Series 1 parts needed
Replies: 6
Views: 205

Re: Series 1 parts needed

57pickup wrote:
Mon Jan 21, 2019 11:55 am
Master cylinder for brakes one front turn indicator
What style/model indicator lamp do you need?

Can you post a picture of the master cylinder fitted to your truck, as stated above it may have already been converted to use the cheaper series 2 LWB CB style brake master

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Jan 20, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Series 1 pulled out of the bush
Replies: 12
Views: 381

Re: Old truck

Awesome! Looks like it’s had one of the ex Belgium army engines sold off in the 90’s?
Where’s the truck located?

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Series 1 pulled out of the bush
Replies: 12
Views: 381

Re: Old truck

Welcome to the forum Dan. If you’ve got the time and space I would say get the truck running and driving again. You may get “hooked” on your old truck again and want to keep it, if not you won’t have trouble selling it. These models are getting rarer to find in working condition. I look forward to s...
by mepham55
Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Wanted series 1 carburetor original or aftermarket
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: Wanted series 1 carburetor original or aftermarket

That’s not a Land Rover carb in the ad above. Your best bet is to get a new Weber 34ich carb for around $200. Unless you want to spend around $500+ for a rebuilt original solex.

Matt
by mepham55
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: FREE: LRO magazines
Replies: 1
Views: 145

FREE: LRO magazines

I’ve got 100+ lro magazines in
Looking to give away. They date from the first year of the magazine 1987? - 2000 something’s.
Is anyone looking for certain issues? I can put them aside or if you want them all, come get them in Victoria.

Matt
by mepham55
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: WANTED: Series I 107" Parts
Replies: 9
Views: 246

Re: WANTED: Series I 107" Parts

RamblerRob wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:40 am
Just to clarify.. My 109 parts are from a series 2/2a..
Not sure on the interchange between series 1 109 and series 2/2a/3
Lol I was waiting for someone to post this! Series 2 body parts do not transfer over to series ones

Matt
by mepham55
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Q&A on anything technical or mechanical
Topic: headlight buckets
Replies: 4
Views: 92

Re: headlight buckets

My truck has the plastic headlight buckets fitted, like you said they won’t rust. I don’t have anything bad to say about them and you can’t really tell the difference from the outside. You can still get new, genuine Lucas buckets made of metal (I have a pair) but even these feel cheap compared to th...
by mepham55
Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Bulkhead back from paint
Replies: 14
Views: 616

Re: Bulkhead back from paint

Very nice! Can’t wait to see this in person.

Matt
by mepham55
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: General Interest Topics
Topic: Carburetor options for series 1
Replies: 5
Views: 202

Re: Carburetor options for series 1

As mentioned above, the Weber 34ich is the easiest direct replacement carb for the series one 2L engines. Try Jeremy @ Rocky Mountain parts he can get the new Weber kit for you I’m sure.

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Jan 06, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: WTB Series 2a/3 side doors
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: WTB Series 2a/3 side doors

Also have a decent set of ex mod front door bottoms. They have a couple of hole in the skins from mirrors or something military related. $100/pr

Matt
by mepham55
Sun Jan 06, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Vehicles and Parts for Sale
Topic: FREE: 109 rear tub
Replies: 12
Views: 437

FREE: 109 rear tub

Good rear tub for a 109 truck. Located in Victoria BC.
Will be recycled soon.
Matt
by mepham55
Sat Jan 05, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: WTB Series 2a/3 side doors
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: WTB Series 2a/3 side doors

I have a decent pair of 2nd row doors. Skins are good, no galvanic bubbles and complete with glass. The bottoms will need the typical repair/replacement though. (SOLD) $300

(SOLD)I also have a set of NOS 2nd row doors still in the plastic. Cost: More than the used ones!

Matt
by mepham55
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: Late Series IIA or III Steering box wanted.
Replies: 2
Views: 88

Re: Late Series IIA or III Steering box wanted.

I’ve got lots of later LHD steering boxes Ray. Also have the later S3 steering wheels. I’m heading to Vancouver this Saturday and should have time to meet up.

Matt
by mepham55
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Projects & Builds
Topic: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.
Replies: 212
Views: 22093

Re: Oliver and Colin's 1960 Series II rebuild.

Looks great Colin. The speedo cable crosses over the main gearbox right in front of where you will attach your main head lever bracket (that odd shaped half moon plate) then it head up and into the bulkhead dash area. The only cable clips I’ve seen are on the bottom of the rear pto blanking plate an...
by mepham55
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Vehicles and Parts Wanted
Topic: WTB Series 2a/3 side doors
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: WTB Series 2a/3 side doors

Do you need all four doors or just the 2nd row doors for a 5 door?

Matt