About the Members only pages


This area exists so that there are some extra benefits to being a member of the Dutton Owners Club, after all on this site you already have plenty of useful information but there is always some more that can be of use.


Important: Please let the Webmaster know if you have any problems accessing the protected pages, or if you find any broken links.


Members' password is changed with each Dutton Torque. Please check the address label on the latest Dutton Torque or the webmaster's jottings inside the mag.


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Please note that the login has changed slightly from advertised, the username is the same as on members envelopes but add or members can register their own login. (Please note that memberships will be checked)


Presently on the site we have the following topics - and intend to add to these with a few more helpful articles from old issues of Dutton Torque (the club magazine).


Dutton Owners Club related topics


News for the Members

DOC History, whats happened since 1980, the things we have done and who was involved.

A history of the marque.

DOC in the news - copies of articles on Duttons and the DOC from various magazines

DOC Accounts - last financial years accounts.

DOC -the minutes from the last AGM.

Members Events


Technical Information library - updated as required

Suspension & brakes

Triumph Spitfire suspension diagrams

Long term problems with early Duttons using Triumph front suspension.

From Dutton Torque No.104 July 2004. An article on problems and modifications to the lower mount on the Dutton chassis.

Springs and fings - calculating your spring rates.

From Dutton Torque 102, December 2003, and originally posted on the online forum.

Converting Escort front drum brakes to disc brakes


Electrics & instruments 

Speedometer Calibration Wiring colour codes


Engine & gearboxes

Fitting Ford 5 speed gearboxes in Duttons Martin Clarke and the gearbox...(2000E box)



The SVA - two failure reports for a Melos.

Leaded petrol - options after 4 star

Build manuals to download



Updated July 2014




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