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The following products and services are listed to aid Jowett owners find people who have worked on Jowett’s previously.
The committee of the Jowett Car Club of Australia Inc. do not specifically endorse the services listed. Jowett owners should form their own opinion regarding the abilities of the companies listed.
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Auto Glass and Windscreens
Pete’s Prestige Windscreens
23 Arlie Crescent
Montrose VIC 3765
T: (03) 9728 8872
M: 0418 333 703
Owner: Peter Thomas
windscreen fitting business. Well known in the classic car fraternity.
the problematic fitting on a Javelin
windscreen and also the rear window
Bearings and oil seals
Supplier of leading brands of bearings and oil seals for classic, historic and vintage cars, commercial vehicles and motorbikes.
An extensive stock of obsolete sizes in bearings
and oilseals and an extensive library of information on cars and motorbikes
going back to 1915.
Source for oil seals and roller bearings
Has reference books for Jowett.
Brake & Clutch
BGT Brake and Clutch Services
10 Webster Street
Dandenong VIC 3175
T: (03) 9794 6787 / (03) 9792 2806
Karl Malins, Derry Robertson
Vintage, veteran and classic specialists.
Clutch and pressure plate repairs
Shoe bonding and drum/disc machining
extensively for brake cylinder sleeving and clutch refurbishment
pressure cleaning, including cleaning and lining of fuel tanks
Used for cleaning of window winder and door mechanisms, aluminium crankcase and other parts including fuel tank which was cleaned and lined.
Aluminium brightens up really well.
One or two day turnaround.
Patterson Road (near Nepean Highway and behind Tyre Outlet)
Moorabbin VIC 3189
M: 0417 311 158
for and finishing of chrome work (chroming is outsourced)
done extensive re-chroming of my Javelin and Jupiter parts. Good quality work.
Differentials and Gearboxes
Old Car Gearboxes P/L
Factory 3, 23 Wren Road
Moorabbin VIC 3189
T: (03) 9553 3203
John Needham (and son Ben)
knows from decades of experience the weaknesses of various gearbox designs. He
likes to create his own improvements and makes his own gears
two Meadows gearboxes and a Laycock overdrive unit, including modifying the
linkage between one gearbox and the overdrive unit. Not yet installed.
and distributor of ignition components
rebuilt two Jowett distributors for me and also tuned the electrical side of my
Boronia Automotive Electrical Service
Factory 15, 15 Macquarie Place
Boronia VIC 3155
T: (03) 9729 7299
for refurbishing Lucas generators and starter motors
Halogen and classic car lighting
Lucas headlights and spotlights, relays, side and tail lights
Bullet and wing mirrors
halogen globes to fit Javelin Lucas headlights
Bundoora VIC 3083
M: 0429 465 736
home-based business supplying new, old stock auto electrical items with a focus
on and extensive experience of Lucas parts. Also overhauls Lucas generators,
Lucas driving light globes and Lucas relay
P. O. Box 256
Wyong NSW 2259
T: (02) 4351 1968
of electrical parts for older cars
of obsolete and hard to get nuts, bolts and screws to restorers of automobiles
slotted, domed screws
Do more than the name suggests.
Completed the overhaul of my second set of
Jupiter instruments, which were in poor condition. Did so in a reasonable time
(a few months)
Sale, repair and restoration of automotive, marine, commercial and industrial instruments and accessories.
Smiths service agent.
a set of Jupiter gauges. Very knowledgeable but restoration work takes a back
seat to trade work. it pays to get an estimate of the wait time.
in automotive and industrial coatings, tools, spray painting and safety
equipment, panel beating supplies and colour matching service to trade and DIY
clients in Australia and NZ
of spray painter’s paint supplies, including colour matching
Factory 9, 21 Burgess Road
Bayswater VIC 3153
T: (03) 9761 4557
in classic, vintage and prestige car restoration
Javelin Bailey and half Bailey channel
as well as some other rubbers
On Home page, go to Other, then Jowett Javelin for parts sold. (http://www.scottsoldautorubber.com.au/JOWETT%201948-54%20JAVELIN.htm )
Bought Bailey and half Bailey, wiper motor
The Thread Doctor
Melbourne mobile service
M: 0419 507 633
Owner: Damian de Yong
of broken studs and bolts. Recoiling.
of Michelin vintage tyres and Avon motorsport tyres amongst other brands. Also
has a focus on tyres and wheels for motorsport
Fitted Michelin 5.50-16 (175/80R16) radial tyres and tubes to my Javelin, for a better fit and ride to the light truck tyres previously used.
Had the equipment to balance the wheels off the
looms made in original-style materials and colour codes appropriate for the
Has patterns for 1951-52 Javelin, and Jupiter but can make anything if a harness is supplied.
Made me a braided Javelin loom, with specified modifications, and a Jupiter loom.
Wires are labelled and an installation key is
provided. Gave good telephone support.
JE & LJ Nicholls
21 Chippewa Avenue (home-based)
Donvale VIC 3111
T: (03) 9874 1329
M: 0409 865 025
Owner: John Nicholls
car interior woodwork for prestige and vintage cars
Re-veneered and lacquered my Javelin dashboard.
Wood grained (spray) all window surrounds.