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by crk
Sun 02 Feb 2020, 20:02
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

am trying to find the engine number, have found casting number behind starter motor
by crk
Sun 02 Feb 2020, 15:39
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Thanks for the update, glad you enjoyed it, thought you would! I find it very low geared so best use 4 gear most of the time!! in 1965 Peter Harper rallied it in bad snow on the Monte Carlo finished 5th now that's fantastic skill and very strong arms required!!
by crk
Sun 26 Jan 2020, 22:03
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Thanks for this, be interesting to see what you think! MG not in the same class! E Type another thing! In UK 1965 the Tiger was only about £200 cheaper, lot then I guess? See what you think!! Colin
by crk
Fri 24 Jan 2020, 14:52
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Thanks Paul
by crk
Fri 24 Jan 2020, 12:59
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Thanks that would be a great help, I think and hope! Colin
by crk
Sun 19 Jan 2020, 18:02
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Yes the Engine number is down as CS386 guess this will be direct from the SA paperwork,up to now cannot find a number like this on the engine block, Chassis number is correct as is the ALP number they use on CKD Tigers I think if I am right the 260/289/302 all the same size? so it fits as well as an...
by crk
Sat 18 Jan 2020, 18:40
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Hi Paul tried to have another look today, am struggling ,need to put it on a ramp, will do that in spring when no salt on the roads, will let you know how I get on Colin
by crk
Fri 17 Jan 2020, 21:40
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Thanks had a quick look, gosh not a lot of room! tomorrow will need a friend with colonoscopy skills, but thanks for you input Colin
by crk
Fri 17 Jan 2020, 15:28
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Thanks for this,do you know the position used by BG for number,I did not take the starter motor off the car only used a camera
by crk
Thu 16 Jan 2020, 19:59
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 22
Views: 2595

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

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