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by robjameson
Mon Sep 03, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: For sale/wanted - Parts
Topic: Exhaust Rocker Box for Late VH
Replies: 8
Views: 1193

Thanks for the update Pete.

If anyone has an early one that would be better than nothing!
by robjameson
Mon Sep 03, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: For sale/wanted - Parts
Topic: Exhaust Rocker Box for Late VH
Replies: 8
Views: 1193

Exhaust Rocker Box for Late VH

Hi,

Does anyone have a spare rocker box available, I just need the box, no lifter or rocker shaft or anything.

Thanks

Rob
by robjameson
Sun Jul 29, 2012 5:42 pm
Forum: Electrics
Topic: Magneto
Replies: 4
Views: 1174

Thank you for the advise both. As it turns out, it seems to be down to a bad earth between the mag and engine, even though the mag is earthed to the engine plates this doesn't seem to have been good enough, and running an earth to the barrel stud seems to have worked perfectly. This has obviously pe...
by robjameson
Sat Jul 28, 2012 7:42 pm
Forum: Electrics
Topic: Magneto
Replies: 4
Views: 1174

Magneto

I have been suffering with some issues with my newly rewound mo1. I cannot achieve a consistent spark, most noticeably on the plug side of my vh. I have been able to get the thing sparking Properly holding the end of the ht lead on the right hand side of the head, but as soon as I move it to the lef...
by robjameson
Fri Jul 20, 2012 9:46 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...
Replies: 28
Views: 4901

Re: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...

Quick update - I got the reg and V5C came through the post Monday! No inspection required. When I went to the DVLA office I took high quality large photos with me and left them with them. I think this was what made me able to get through with no issues. Obviously since then I have only managed to ge...
by robjameson
Mon Jul 09, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...
Replies: 28
Views: 4901

Re: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...

I don't know the paint code but it is Called bmc blackberry.
by robjameson
Mon Jul 09, 2012 5:07 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...
Replies: 28
Views: 4901

Re: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...

Maybe the answer is to go to the Nottingham office! I hear it is being closed down so perhaps none of them can be bothered!
by robjameson
Mon Jul 09, 2012 2:21 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...
Replies: 28
Views: 4901

Re: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...

Since I have had nothing through the post from the dvla I called them today, and the lady said my application was processed 2 days after I went in with the forms ( and photos ) and she gave me the registration number over the phone.

Maybe I lucked out this time!
by robjameson
Mon Jul 02, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...
Replies: 28
Views: 4901

Re: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...

Dad told me you had had some trouble John. Interestingly I went in to my local DVLA office today (Nottingham), armed with some photos of the bike and they told me they did not process the number on the enquiry desk, and they would take all of my information, charge me the £55 and I could expect my t...
by robjameson
Sun Jul 01, 2012 7:53 pm
Forum: Member's Bikes
Topic: '57 VH, Four and a half years later...
Replies: 28
Views: 4901

'57 VH, Four and a half years later...

It passed its MOT on Saturday - just need to get it registered now!

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