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Offline Daren W Australia

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Hi what is this ?
« on: 18 Oct 2009 at 07:18 »
Hi is this a post ww2 air filter part if so what else do I need Regards Daren

it seems photobucket has removed previous pic (it was just the T piece) Daren
« Last Edit: 23 Jul 2017 at 23:32 by Daren W Australia »
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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #1 on: 18 Oct 2009 at 08:39 »
Hi Daren
    You are quite correct in your assumption that this is is the "Y" piece, part of the air cleaner system as used as an optional extra on some Mk models. The complete set includes a "banjo" casting that screws onto each carburettor with a washer and rubber ring in place of a bellmouth, a bent hose connecting each banjo to the "Y" piece. The "Y" piece clamps onto the filter element which is a large cylindrical steel container with an internal detachable steel mesh. This unit is supported by a bracket that is secured with the two screws that hold the top of the battery carrier to the gearbox.   Chris.

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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #2 on: 20 Oct 2009 at 00:51 »
Daren,

Picture from the accessories list of the air cleaner option.

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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #3 on: 23 Jul 2017 at 23:30 »
Hi I now have more getting there Daren
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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #4 on: 24 Jul 2017 at 00:53 »
Daren,
The optional air cleaner...... PM me if interested.

Cheers

Ian

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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #5 on: 24 Jul 2017 at 07:07 »
Daren,
          There were 2 versions of the air cleaner system - one had steel connecting pipes clamped in and the other had pipes with rubber connecting sleeves. It looks as if you have the clamped in type banjos, but the other type 'T' piece.

Regards,
              Eddie.

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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #6 on: 24 Jul 2017 at 07:33 »
Hi Thanks Eddie is the rubber hose the same as radiator hose Ta Daren
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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #7 on: 24 Jul 2017 at 09:36 »
I reckon radiator hose is as near as you will get!

  Eddie.

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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #8 on: 24 Jul 2017 at 23:12 »
Check with an industrial hose suppliers Daren - there are a staggering variety of hoses available off the reel

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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #9 on: 10 Sep 2017 at 00:22 »
Hi I can only find these pictures on the net I need to see the LH side where it mounts to the gearbox on a MK Ta Daren
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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #10 on: 10 Sep 2017 at 06:57 »
Daren,
            Plate 10 in the spares book shows an exploded view of the air cleaner assy. It just has an angle bracket to attach it to the 2 top battery carrier bolts.
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Re: Hi what is this ?
« Reply #11 on: 10 Sep 2017 at 08:48 »
Hi So what else does it fit I can't imagine Vokes making the air cleaner for such a small run of bikes Daren
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