Bulletin 67-54: Incorrect Stowage of Convertible Top

NUMBER: 67-54 DATE: May 12, 1967 GROUP: Body SUBGROUP: Convertible Top MODELS: Alpine V & Tiger II SUBJECT: Incorrect Stowage Of Convertible Top It is obvious from our inspections of a number of vehicles having poor fitting convertible tops, especially around the door windows, that this condition has been caused by incorrect top stowage. IMPORTANT: (more…)

Bulletin 67-44: Alpine V, Minx VI & Arrow New Oil Pressure Relief

NUMBER: 67-44 DATE: 3-31-67 GROUP: Engine SUBGROUP: Oil Pressure Relief Valve MODELS: Alpine V, Minx VI & Arrow SUBJECT: New Oil Pressure Relief Valve A new steel relief valve assembly was introduced in production from the Chassis Numbers shown below, having a thick fibre sealing washer under the head of the relief valve. Alpine V (more…)

Bulletin 67-42: Tiger Modified Oil Filter Line Attaching Point

NUMBER: 67-42 DATE: 3-30-67 GROUP: Engine SUBGROUP: Oil Filter Line MODELS: Tiger SUBJECT: Modified Oil Filter Line Attaching Point A new tie down clip has been introduced in Production to prevent possible rubbing of the oil filter line against the steering column. This change is effective from chassis number B382-001094. It is recommended that the (more…)

Bulletin 67-32: Alpine V & Minx IV Modified Master Cylinder Main

NUMBER: 67-32 DATE: 2-22-67 GROUP: Clutch SUBGROUP: Master Cylinder MODELS: Alpine V & Minx IV SUBJECT: Modified Master Cylinder Main Cup A modified master cylinder main cup is now available which will correct problems of periodic loss of clutch in heavy traffic. The new main cup can be identified by its manufacturer’s number 3842-424 which (more…)

Bulletin 67-28: Alpine V & Tiger 260 Windshield Water Leaks

NUMBER: 67-28 DATE: 2-13-67 GROUP: Body SUBGROUP: Windshield Water Leaks MODELS: Alpine V & Tiger 260 SUBJECT: Windshield Water Leaks As a result of a recent investigation of windshield water leaks, it has been established that, in the majority of cases, leakage was due to an inadequate seal between the windshield frame and the ‘A’ (more…)

Factory Service Bulletins

Find the Factory Service Bulletins in this section. All images are included in these versions which were removed from the forum in around 2008 1960 1961 1965 1966 1967 1968

Bulletin 67-62: Alpine V & Arrow Change of Float Material In Carb

NUMBER: 67-62 DATE: 11-20-67 GROUP: Fuel SUBGROUP: Zenith-Stromberg Carb MODELS: Alpine V & Arrow SUBJECT: Zenith-Stromberg CD & CDS Carbs: Change Of Float Material A modification has been introduced on the subject carburetors, changing the float assembly material from compressed rubber to nylon. With this change of float material, some float settings have been altered (more…)

Bulletin 67-53: 7.5-inch Clutch Carbon Throw-out Bearing Wear

NUMBER: 67-53 DATE: May 10, 1967 GROUP: Clutch SUBGROUP: Throw Out Bearing MODELS: All Sunbeam Models Fitted With 7.5″ Diaphragm Clutch SUBJECT: Wear Of Clutch Carbon Throw Out Bearing Some reports of rapid wear of the clutch throw out bearing have been received indicating a lack of movement of the bearing in the clutch fork. (more…)

Bulletin 67-52: Ball Joint Checking Procedure

NUMBER: 67-52 DATE: 4-24-67 GROUP: Front Suspension SUBGROUP: Ball Joints MODELS: All Sunbeam Models Except Arrow & Imp SUBJECT: Ball Joint Checking Procedure In order to assist you in properly servicing ball joints as outlined in the Certified Car Care and Service Manuals, a new special tool is now available, fig. (1), for checking ball (more…)

Bulletin 67-49: Alpine IV & V, Tiger 260 Brake Pads

NUMBER: 67-49 DATE: 4-19-67 GROUP: Brakes SUBGROUP: Brake Pads MODELS: Alpine IV & V, Tiger 260 SUBJECT: New Brake Pads In order to improve braking stability under all operating conditions, a new lining material (DS.31) has been introduced from the following Chassis Numbers: Alpine V – Disc Wheels – B 395002906 Alpine V – Wire (more…)