The 6/80 & MO Oxford & Cowley Club

Engine and Running Gear
Wolseley 4/50
Wolseley 6/80
Morris Six MS
Morris Oxford MO
Cylinders
4
6
6
4
Capacity
1476cc
2214cc
2214cc
1476cc
Valves
OHC
OHC
OHC
side valve
Clutch
Borg & Beck A.6G
Gearbox
4 speed manual using column change
Brakes
Lockheed hydraulic brake system. The footbrake is attached to a hydraulic master cylinder whilst the handbrake uses a cable system to the rear wheels. There are adjusters on each cylinder and the cables Drum brakes all round
Drum diameter in inches
9
10
10
8
Suspension
Front suspension is by torsion bars, trunnions and shock absorbers and rear by semi elleptic springs with shock absorbers


Electrics
Wolseley 4/50
Wolseley 6/80
Morris Six MS
Morris Oxford MO
Electrics
Lucas, 12 volt positive earth
Spark plugs
Champion L10 with a gap of 18 to 22 thou inch and contact breaker gap of 10 to 12 thou inch
Timing
5 degree BTDC
5 degree BTDC
5 degree BTDC
TDC full retarded
 
 
10 degrees BTDC from engine 8806
10 degrees BTDC from engine 9450
 
Carburettor
SU 1 1/4" H2 horizontal, fed by an SU electric pump
 
single
twin
single
single


Dimensions and Capacities
Wolseley 4/50
Wolseley 6/80
Morris Six MS
Morris Oxford MO
Tyres (crossply)
5.50 by 15
6.00 by 15
6.00 by 15
5.50 by 15
 
24 psi front
22 psi front
22 psi front
22 psi front
 
24 psi rear
24 psi rear
24 psi rear
22 psi rear
Capacities
 
  Sump (pints)
  7
10
10
  9 1/2
  Gearbox (pints)
  1 3/4
  2
  2
  2
© 2004 - 2018 by The 6/80 & MO Oxford & Cowley Club. All rights reserved.
Updated 2018-11-11, Version 4.00.01.11, MySql 5.7.19, PHP 7.0.32
totop