Welcome to the Dorset Austin Seven Club site

(last update:  13/05/18)

CLUB NIGHTS are on the 2nd Thursday each month at the BRIDGE HOUSE HOTEL,

Ringwood Rd., Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9AN from about 7.30 pm.  Talks, forums & demonstrations start at 8.00 pm.  Phone - 01202 578828  :  click HERE for map

  

NEW THIS MONTH:

(click on topic to go straight there!)

News Page:              Declaring your Seven as a "Vehicle of Historic Interest"; CHANGE OF DATE - NEW Brownsea Island Trip Entry FormFull details here.

Technical Articles: Restoring the oil pump

Technical Tips:     Count your teeth

Photo Albums:   March Run; April Trundle; April Run

New adverts:        None this month.

Monthly Diary:     Diary for May & June

Club Calendar:   Click for Google calendar to download into your own calendar

Rally Board:          Verwood Rustic Fayre; 750 Beaulieu; BA7C Annual Rally

FBHVC Newsletter: No. 2 2018 (Goes to FBHVC website)

NEW links:          None this month

Updates:               None this month

Personal Recommendations:     Stuart Joseph new headlight shells

Racing:  Calendars for 750 circuit racing and Bert Hadley Hill Climbs

New Videos: Member David Hayward's Special

History Section:  new pages:  

          AUSTIN DEALERSHIPS 1936/37
        New Lucas Technical Service sheets (pdf):  Maintenance & Care; Batteries; Coils; Generators.
Huge selection of contemporary photos of A7 models

 

NEW TECHNICAL ARTICLES (Dec '17)

Repairs to the rear blind
Tapping drill sizes
A7 torque settings
Preventing oil on rear brakes
Fitting new brake cable
Semi-Girling brakes
Snagging brakes when reversing
Removing the gear knob
Fitting a luggage rack
Decarbonising the A7 engine
RP sliding roof
Hood and screens for 1933 4-seat Tourer
Magneto coupling
Loose rotor arm
Pneumatic windscreen wiper
Magneto ignition explained
Trafficator maintenance
Petrol gauge
Care & maintenance of the battery
Fitting Lucas tail lights
Building a 6-volt electronic rev counter
Clutch roller bearings
Carden block
Relining the clutch
The Borg & Beck clutch
Oily clutch lining
A7 lubrication charts (all years)
Replacing the petrol pump diaphragm
A7 carburettor (1938)
The fuel pump
Zenith 26VA carburettor
Repairing the ignition light
Re-timing the engine
A7 capacities and oil-change intervals
Lubricating the clutch thrust bearing
Overhauling the steering box
Adjusting the 1936-39 steering box
Removing the starting handle cotter pin
Dismantling the A7 engine
Tracing engine faults chart
Thread finder chart
A7 specifications 1922 38



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 
 
   
   

 

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