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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: 10/01/2017



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

Cars Wanted: ACOC member looking for a Greyhound, I am looking to become a custodian of one of these lovely cars for many years to come, I am not a trader. Should you have one that you are considering selling or know of one that is being sold are please contact Ian on 01737 843543/07850 002626 (Dorking area).


Original Lucas single oval base washer jets as fitted to many Cobras £90.00 pr.
(reproductions are available @ £103 each) D I Y Bristol exhaust manifold kit, 2 mounting plates + 2 triangular collection boxes. £30.00
N.O.S. set of Lucas field coils for the Bristol starter motor. £30.00
N.O.S. Lucas front side/indicator lights wired ready to fit. £70.00 pr.
Lucas re-con. 2 speed DR3 wiper motor. £125.00
Lucas re-con. Bristol starter motor. £125.00
Lucas re-con. C39 dynamo. £50.00
Lucas S/H DB10 indicator relay (tested and working). £55.00
Lucas re-con Tripod headlamps (RHD). £90-00
I am still offering re-lined brake shoes on an exchange basis. for Ace/Aceca/Greyhound and some 2 Litre Saloons. £55-00 All items plus packing and postage. Please telephone Barry on 01727 872819, or e-mail: cobfour@live.co.uk 4 x glass windows for 2 litre saloon. The two piece windscreen complete with surrounds and two rear side windows strangely not the same size! Offers to Mike Hollebone telephone 01548 560913 or e-mail me on mikeh7@tiscali.co.uk (Oxfordshire)

Included within the bequest from the late Keith Judd there were the following spares:
1 off Thames Ditton left hand racing rear hub for leaf spring Cobra at £700.
1 off three eared left hand wheel spinner at £30.
If you are interested in either of these two items please contact Brian Gilbart-Smith at bgs@gilbart-smith.co.uk

Parts Wanted: Parts for a 1962 Cobra 260. Any original dashboard instruments or switches. Working or not
Leveroll seat runners. Complete or any parts Grill
One original Wilmott Breeden budget lock cover
Hood frame
Hood front bow
Air filter housing – chrome, round, 14 inch, double hump type
Glass Screenjet washer bottle, motor and mounting bracket
Shelley 12DL or LJ22 Jack
Ace Bristol body. Complete or parts.
Please contact Russ Swift russ@russswift.co.uk, 01677 451825, 07836 536840


Daytona Cobra Coupes by Brock / Friedman / Stauffer 1995. 1st ed. Mint condition. This is the unsigned version but with the hard cover sleeve. Asking £600 ono. Please contact Andy Kirkby by e-mail: andrewkirkby@sky.com
AC Shelby Cobra by Wilson McComb - £30
AC Ace and Cobra by Colin Pitt (Unique Motorbooks). - £16
AC Heritage by Simon Taylor & Peter Burn - £30
(All prices include postage in the UK)
Please contact Bill Patterson at e-mail: patterson118@btinternet.com

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 - 1 available in good condition at £50 and 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,
E-mail: bgs@gilbart-smith.co.uk

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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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