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by Andy Thompson
Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Radiator cap mod
Replies: 13
Views: 1190

Re: Radiator cap mod

Maybe you need a filler plug like a stag on the thermostat (weld a boss / thread on or use Ford Fiesta thermostat cover? )and a Stag remote overflow bottle?
by Andy Thompson
Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Radiator cap mod
Replies: 13
Views: 1190

Re: Radiator cap mod

Jonathon is spot on but works cars also had a bonnet blister for clearance
by Andy Thompson
Mon Nov 20, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Transmission
Topic: UJ confusion
Replies: 5
Views: 853

Re: UJ confusion

Driveshaft UJ's are the same as Discovery Propshaft

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Land-Rover-D ... 1129817207


These are what Chris sells
by Andy Thompson
Sun Feb 26, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: Spin-on oil filters in Oz
Replies: 12
Views: 1287

Re: Spin-on oil filters in Oz

Ryco Z63 or Z37 - perfectly adequate - I think 37 is a bit bigger
by Andy Thompson
Fri Feb 03, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Diff info
Replies: 14
Views: 1980

Re: Diff info

Alan, I always thought those big tyres on 15 inch rims plus 3.45 diff was a bit optimistic for a manual stag - they love to REV - triumph weren't daft fitttinga 3.7 to the manual - maybe the auto could have coped with a 3.45 although it really needed a 4 speed auto!
by Andy Thompson
Fri Feb 03, 2017 10:01 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: G'day from Perth!
Replies: 5
Views: 962

Re: G'day from Perth!

Hi Joe, I have a heap of saloons, estates , a Stag and a TR6 - I'm from the UK and live in Stoneville - always happy to help a fellow Triumpher
by Andy Thompson
Thu Sep 29, 2016 4:23 pm
Forum: Triumph Events
Topic: Round Britain reliability run.
Replies: 12
Views: 2996

Re: Round Britain reliability run.

Me and brother Doug will be in a 64 cactus and rust saloon with gold minilites.
Hopefully without the bonnet up
by Andy Thompson
Sun Aug 07, 2016 12:14 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Dropping the engine/gearbox...
Replies: 12
Views: 2486

Re: Dropping the engine/gearbox...

If fuel tank is relatively low (normal in a PI) just wire up the fuel line onto the brake line and it should be OK
by Andy Thompson
Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:45 am
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Trailing arm bushes
Replies: 61
Views: 6207

Re: Trailing arm bushes

Just went and measured some new Poly flex bushes from Chris Stainless inners are 63.5mm Bushes are 60mm and 4 different shackles (including TR6 ones) all measure 62.5mm So I will need to open the shackles slightly - has anyone measure an original Metalastik Triumph bush? Glad the rebuild is going we...
by Andy Thompson
Sat Jun 11, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Work before the National trip
Replies: 11
Views: 2160

Re: Work before the National trip

For Mk1 - No idea but seeing as they are effectively bespoke , ring him and ask