ROLLS-ROYCE

 

ROLLS-ROYCE

1924 Silver Ghost

1924 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost A regular visitor for servicing, this car has toured Italy and changed owners but still comes back for regular maintenance thus avoiding any major problems

Servicing the engine

Servicing the brakes

During routine servicing we discovered a split in the wheel rim

New upper glass sections fitted to the customer's exacting requirements

 

1925 Silver Ghost

Ian makes some preliminary checks on the engine

Starting to strip the engine - a quick look at the pistons before removal

The bores do not look too healthy!

Removing the grease that has hardened over the years

Any holes are repaired

Springs in the process of being removed

Springs are fully stripped down  to each individual leaf

Springs are ground back to smooth before being inspected, sent for retempering and setting if required, then being greased and rebuilt

New pins and bushes ready for fitting

20hp

Blocked waterways clearly visible on this 20hp engine

20hp clutch has seen better days

20hp Clutch rebuilt

Engine timing gears during rebuild

20hp engine finished

20/25

1935 Rolls-Royce 20/25

1935 Rolls-Royce 20/25 (rear view)

Sophie the 1935 20/25 returns from the Himalayan Rally

Sophie the 1935 20/25 returns from the Himalayan Rally

 
 

25/30

1936 Rolls-Royce 25/30

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Phantom I, II and III

1933 Rolls-Royce Phantom II

 
 

1934 Rolls-Royce Phantom II

sludge from big ends - close up

43TA in AZ #2

 
 

 

1937 Rolls-RoycePhantom III - close up of condition of cables discovered on removal of conduits prior to a full re-wire

 
 

Post-war Rolls-Royce

1955 Rolls-Royce Silver Dawn

1963 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud III having various jobs including fitting of front seat belts