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It is in members' interest to include engine and/or chassis numbers to prevent fraud. Advertisements in this section are free to members, unless business orientated, when a nominal charge will be levied at the appropriate rate. The AC Owners' Club Ltd holds no responsibility for the items or services advertised. These advertisements will appear on the ACOC website by the middle of this month.

A number of sellers have been approached recently by fraudsters posing as potential purchasers. Sellers are cautioned that their internet advertisements reach a wide audience and that they should beware of scam and "phishing" approaches. Under no circumstances should confidential information such as bank account or credit card details be divulged unless there is certainty about a purchaser's credentials and honesty. When placing your "Market Place" advertisement please make it clear if you do not want it to appear on the ACOC website.

To place an advert in Action please contact Rodney Thomas,

Tel: 01252 792975, E-mail rodney134@btinternet.com

Last updated: 08/06/2017



Bristol 100D and D2 engines rebuilt and race, one is fitted with the ex-Paul Fletcher 12 port head on Weber 340 DCM2s and gives c. 180 bhp, engine for rebuild with 7 core plug block and 100D head, also BS 1A, BS1 Mk2, BS1 Mk3, type 85, 100B2 and 100A engines, Bristol overdrive and non overdrive gearbox , rebuilt, FNS gearbox rebuilt, 85 type CR2 box rebuilt and unrebuilt, new factory block and head, new pistons, camshafts, liners, cam followers, bearings, crankshafts, various other new and used AC and Bristol parts, Warrior Ford V8 freshly checked and dyno tested, Race engine by Kenny Coleman with Boss block and Hipo heads and IDAs, Halibrand type wheels, Cobra diff., new Cobra seats untrimmed, IDA manifolds factory race spec. in mag., new Hunt magneto fro 289, many other parts. Bristol 12 port heads 2 off. Please call with your requirements.
jonathanbradburn@btopenworld.com or telephone  01624 803052. www.jbradburn.co.uk

AC spares. Many parts in stock. Please contact Brian Eacott,
12 Lockwood Way, Chessington, Surrey KT9 1XF
Tel/fax 020 8397 8472 (24 hour answer service), mobile 07885 945193

Repairs / Servicing:

AC engine overhauls, water jacket replacements, oil seal conversions

Spares: Fast road and sports camshafts, uprated rocker shafts and rockers, valves and guides, chains and tensioners, adjustable chainwheels, various pistons, cross-shaft assemblies, gaskets and seals, traditional and uprated oil pumps, crankshaft skew gears and rear hubs, reconditioned distributors and water pumps, remote oil filters, clutches, nuts, bolts, studs. Loads of used spares.
Splined PVT hubs
Contact Rod Briggs, telephone 01458 273476
email: acrod@tiscali.co.uk 
website:  www.ac-6.co.uk

Members & Private

1929, AC Acedes Aceca, or S F Edge Special, full description in the March 2017 Action pages 18 to 21. Offers of £15,000.
Please contact John Thring, telephone 07867 532957 or e-mail: john@thring.co.uk

Market Place
June 2017


Bristol 100 D2 Engine Fully rebuilt
Bristol CR Gearbox with overdrive
Bristol Exhaust manifold
Wooler remote gear change for Bristol gearbox
Greyhound exhaust manifold
Aceca NS rear wing
Aceca door locking mechanisms
AC 2 litre block and head
AC 2 litre saloon (most parts available )
Ace brake calliper discs and hubs
Please contact David Whitehouse, telephone 07836 752650 or e-mail: d_whitehouse@hotmail.com

Vintage AC Engine spares:
Crankshaft, good second-hand crankshaft with fitted sprockets and starter dog, slight surface glazing of rust so a very light grind of the bearing journals might be advisable before white metal bearings are finish machined. £100.
Connecting Rods, caps and bolts, good second-hand and from the same source as the crankshaft. £60.
Camshaft Drive Chain and Cam Sprocket, good second-hand and from the same source as the crank. £50.
Set of Six Cylinders and Matching Pistons, all brand new and unused, a set of 6 paired wet liners, turned from the correct grade of centrifugally cast iron, 6 new/old stock pistons in original boxes to which the bores of the liners have been finish honed, and the paired boring jig in case you need to change liner bores for any reason. I had the liners made for my vintage engine, but never needed them and I believe they will fit any AC engine.
The lot for £950.
Full Top End Gasket Set. Offers £?
Please contact John Thring, telephone 07867 532957 or e-mail: john@thring.co.uk

Two 19" disc wheels, four stud fixing, suitable for vintage Six. £100 each.
Four Excelsior Comp H tyres 4.50 by 19", and one Henley 4 Ply and one Coker tyre, all 4.50 by 19". Good tread. £50 each.
Please contact David Wakefield, telephone 01892 523983.

AC Engine complete with triple SU carbs, distributor, starter motor, water pump, clutch plate, pressure plate & flywheel. Engine No: 1684 w 7/1.
AC Gearbox including gear lever. No: 60348 JB.
Set of 5. 16 inch spoked wheels need refurbishing from my AC Greyhound.
Offer in excess of £6,000 for all. I live near Cambridge.
Please contact me by e-mail: mervynloynes@btinternet.com or telephone 01480 880806.

Ace Tonneau Cover, black, zip and studs in good condition ,on car when purchased but replaced when interior colour changed. £150.
Please telephone/text: 07884442238

Parts For Bristol Engine: 12 Tappets £100
Set of valve springs (inners and outers) £60
3 Aluminium core plugs (new) £30
4 Big end shells Std (new) £25
Set of head nuts. £25
Re-conditioned oil pump £250 (EX Ken Bayliss)
Ace/Aceca Parts: Set of 3 Vokes Air Cleaners £150
2 ACE Door Latches (Body part only ) £40
Cobra Parts: Brake caliper piston Lucas Girling 64325561 (new) £5
Caliper seal set SP2517R (new) £15
MkIV Brake master cylinder for overhaul £5
All the above are used, unless stated otherwise, but are in good usable condition. Postage extra.
Please contact Mike Berrisford, telephone 01293883635 or e-mail mberrisfordandco@gmail.com

Parts Wanted:

Wanted for Ace Bristol Restoration: Ignition pull cable (similar to choke). Hood frame Aluminium radiator grill Please contact Tim Pearce, telephone 07836 227682 or e-mail: tim.pearce@btconnect.com

Urgently required - PVT radiator cap, any condition.
Please contact Rod Briggs, telephone 01458 273476 or acrod@tiscali.co.uk

Publications: Following a bequest from the late Keith Judd of AC Cars Ltd the Club have the following original handbooks and copies of ACtion for sale: Frua 428 - 2 available slightly soiled covers although clean inside at £40 each all plus postage. 3000ME – 15 available at £50 each plus postage. Please contact Brian Gilbart-Smith, telephone 0118 932 1400, E-mail: bgs@gilbart-smith.co.uk

Copies of ACtion £2 each + postage

Please contact Brian Gilbart-Smith, telephone 0118 932 1400,
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Greyhound Rear Windows

We now have half a dozen of these in stock, four clear as original and two slightly tinted. 

Some are already spoken for so please contact me if you would like one to replace your crazy old one, or just to keep on the shelf for when you need it.

The last batch sold quickly and there may not be another chance!

Prices are £350 for the clear ones and £375 for the tinted, with delivery by arrangement

John Goose

01799 523202



Ace Over Rider Brackets

Further to assisting numerous ACOC members with the supply of Ace Over Rider Brackets, I have had a jig fabricated and produced a batch of 24 units.

Accurate copy of original unit pre drilled ready for fine fettling and painting. £16.00 each or special offer of £15.00 each for set of four. Plus post and packing. (1.35 Kg for pack of 4 units)

Keith Lessiter.

e-mail: Keith.lessiter@faac.co.uk  Telephone: 07889 298226

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