I have a '70 TR6 but am sitting at the computer looking at
an original advertisement I framed of a '69 TR6. The mirror
is chromed square (which I have on mine). FYI, Moss does sell these,
they are the only distributor I found that still does. Door mount
Two sets of keys: One for door and ignition and one for trunk
and cubby box.
Tinted is not original, but I went with a slight tint from TRF.
Antena position is questionable. Mine is on the passanger side next
to the wind screen, but have seen other locations: driver's side, rear,
Gerhard Wiederholl wrote:
> Hello all,
> I want to make my 1969 TR 6 ( CC 31998) more original while doing a major
> overhaul and I need your help to get answers for the following questions.
> What is an original exterior mirror for my car:
> round or square?
> wing mounted or door mounted ?
> painted black or chrome type ?(as I bought my TR it had many drilled holes
> around a black plastic mirror on the door which seems not to be original like
> some other things)
> Did this car really leave the factory with different keys for doors, ignition,
> glove box and trunk ?
> What is the original place for the radio antenna?
> Is a tinted windscreen original?
> Just for curiosity:
> What is the difference between an overdrive TR and a non overdrive TR. I canīt
> find different long propeller-shafts in the parts catalogs and wonder what
> compensates the length of the OD unit ?
> BTW the BMIHT-certificate of my TR 6 says my car was made on 19th of November
> 1969 and despatched to Canada, but specification is called "North America
> Export" and I think there is no difference to US-TR 6 cars.
> Gerhard (will make first hand experiences in removing a TR 6 cylinder head as
> soon as I can worke in my garage without gloves)
> 1969 TR 6
> 1976 TR 7 RV