[Healeys] Control boxes
javrugtman at htcnet.org
Tue Sep 19 10:56:45 MDT 2017
my experience with those boxes, 2 tried, 1 worked, 1 did not.
On 9/19/2017 12:43 PM, Simon Lachlan wrote:
> I don’t suppose you remember the generator saga to do with my nephew’s
> BJ8, the one in Paris.....
> Well, we got everything working with a rebuilt genny and a new control
> box. That was time ago and we’ve had no charging issues since.
> When he bought the car, it came with a very generous “box of bits”*
> amongst which were 2 apparently new control boxes. The one in the car
> “looked” new but it was about as much use as a chocolate teapot. So
> that’s gone in the bin. All that’s left are two Indian control boxes,
> one in the car plus one in its box.
> PLUS, one “NOS” – they said – Lucas control box which looks pretty
> dodgy to me. That came off French eBay.
> AND, one that I bought off British eBay...NOS. It says “Made in
> England” but not Lucas. It is VERY similar to the Lucas version. Same
> size, same mountings, same weight even. Still boxed.
> Anyhow, is there any way of bench testing these wretched things?
> I’m tempted to suggest ditching the spare Indian control box and
> carrying my “Made in England” version as a spare.
> If these things are reliable as the water pumps from India...well,
> it’s just trouble in store???
> A bench test anyone??
> *The “box of bits”.....boxes of front suspension parts, king pins, oil
> cooler.....masses of stuff, all new. Plus a load of various additives
> which had to be thrown away as not accepted by the shipping company.
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