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by Barry C
Thu Feb 11, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Fuel Gauges Fairline Corniche 31 1965
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Re: Fuel Gauges Fairline Corniche 31 1965

Thanks fred 247 will try this weekend
Cheers Barry
by Barry C
Sun Feb 07, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Fuel Gauges Fairline Corniche 31 1965
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Fuel Gauges Fairline Corniche 31 1965

Any Ideas purchased boat Aug 19 Fuel gauge registered Stbd 3/4 port slightly under on, collection from the medway . Arrived at Island Yacht club used minimal amount on journey , been out of water since . Batteries are allways charged , Done other work came to check electrics , found fuel gauge not w...
by Barry C
Tue Jun 09, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Automatic Fire Extinguisher
Replies: 7
Views: 551

Re: Automatic Fire Extinguisher

If you look on e Bay for fire ext supplies . I would go for clean air which was the old Halon now defunct . With dry powder apart from the mess the acid content stains any metal it comes in contact with I know from experience workshop fire . I have 4 in my engine room what price fire safety !!! . Al...
by Barry C
Sun May 17, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Cleaning heat exchangers TAMD40B
Replies: 6
Views: 358

Re: Cleaning heat exchangers TAMD40B

Thanks geotechnic Did think of a way similar using a bilge pump but not recirculating ,just pump out the exhaust . where is the exhaust water pipe located ?? is it a metal pipe with 2 bolts on top of turbo exhaust outlet ?? .

Many thanks again Barry.
by Barry C
Fri May 15, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Cleaning heat exchangers TAMD40B
Replies: 6
Views: 358

Re: Cleaning heat exchangers TAMD40B

Thanks will give it a try .
Cheers Barry c
by Barry C
Fri May 08, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Cleaning heat exchangers TAMD40B
Replies: 6
Views: 358

Cleaning heat exchangers TAMD40B

Has any owners of corniche 1985 TAMD40B engines used a Cleaner for raw water coolers with out removing the heat exchangers suggestion's being Redlyme or Barnacle Buster slight overheat over 3000rpm reduce throttle temp drops problem on only Starboard engine .

Many thanks Barry c
by Barry C
Mon Mar 16, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: MS4B Gearbox water in oil
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Re: MS4B Gearbox water in oil

Many thanks geotechnic had a problem when last out stbd engine water temp went over 220 degrees run power down temp dropped poss expanded g/box cooler !!!! .

Cheers Barry C .
P.S looked at replacing gearboxes with new but seems a lot of trouble ZF 45A or ZF 63A.
by Barry C
Mon Mar 09, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Wireing from lazerete to steering consol
Replies: 5
Views: 344

Re: Wireing from lazerete to steering consol

Many thanks geotechnic , had some thoughts on the same lines as upper panels do unclip will try at my earliest

Great thanks for advice Barry C .
by Barry C
Mon Mar 09, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: MS4B Gearbox water in oil
Replies: 2
Views: 351

MS4B Gearbox water in oil

HELP !!!! just been down to put new stern gland packing in starboard shaft . Checked gearbox oil appears to have water in it ??? This gear box was replaced in 2008 new . Port Gearbox old MS3C no problem . Always replaced anti freeze . Being as spares are non existent could it be run uncooled ??? . F...
by Barry C
Fri Feb 28, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Wireing from lazerete to steering consol
Replies: 5
Views: 344

Re: Wireing from lazerete to steering consol

Many thanks Simon my steering is on the port side in main cabin but appears to have a removable panel just aft of the steering position will investigate weekend
Cheers Barry C .
by Barry C
Fri Feb 21, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Wireing from lazerete to steering consol
Replies: 5
Views: 344

Wireing from lazerete to steering consol

Help can any early Corniche 31 owners 1985 . Need to run a cable from lazeret to clocks above steering position. Does the panel above the helm position port side , appears to have capped screw at one end forward . Has anybody run cables down port side of this model . Also to run cables from interior...
by Barry C
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: VDO speed log
Replies: 2
Views: 216

Re: VDO speed log

Many thanks , yes they are dear better to replace with new Clipper system at least there made in the UK !!

Cheers Barry c
by Barry C
Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: VDO speed log
Replies: 2
Views: 216

VDO speed log

Fairline Corniche 31 1985 VDO sum log . Last owner appears to have removed paddle wheel sensor from mounting any body know how to test unit ?? parts still available but MEGA price . Have read where people have attached new magnets to paddle wheel ?? , Many thanks Barry C
by Barry C
Wed Jan 29, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Say Hello!
Topic: Hello! New owner from Hartlepool
Replies: 2
Views: 372

Re: Hello! New owner from Hartlepool

Hi Tracey pity your moving , Have fairline corniche 31 at Island yacht club canvey Island . Hope you have great fun up country enjoy your sailing. Cheers Barry C .
by Barry C
Wed Nov 20, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Fairline Forum
Topic: Aft cockpit cover Corniche 31 flybridge 1985
Replies: 4
Views: 412

Re: Aft cockpit cover Corniche 31 flybridge 1985

Hi ross thanks for reply , like your post of the aft steps conversion over transom , was there a hard wood capping on transom edge ?? looks a great modification Cheers Barry,

PS did your aft cover have Plastic windows all-round ??. .