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by pete lewis
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Speedometer cable to an Automatic Transmission
Replies: 5
Views: 1939

Re: Speedometer cable to an Automatic Transmission

the angle drive was used on many different car marqures it was made by smiths and used all over the place one thing thats left out , is the must be a washer between the gbox and the drive to make some endfloat rimmers will not offer warranty if this is not fitted cant find it but this was subject on...
by pete lewis
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: MK1 Rocker shaft
Replies: 2
Views: 422

Re: MK1 Rocker shaft

you can modify a longer mk2 shaft to fit with the orig MK1 pedestals , it needs shortening and instead of the mk1 collar and splitpin end cap, tap the oil way and fit a setcrew and washer did this on my 1600 and 10 years on still going afaik.
pete
by pete lewis
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Correct clutch kit?
Replies: 9
Views: 732

Re: Correct clutch kit?

part number was HK8910
Pete
by pete lewis
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Correct clutch kit?
Replies: 9
Views: 732

Re: Correct clutch kit?

just fitted an identical unit from the FirstLine B & B manufacture
got mine off flebay from northern componets ,at £69 next day delivery , its Fine
Pete
by pete lewis
Thu Sep 14, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Door seals
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

Re: Door seals

theres other posts about the trials and tribulations of door seals that dont fit i used C O Baines SRS 071 runs rounds the door channel in five minutes ., use a little soft soap to lube. you may wish to use a different section , a slightly deeper seal would be my second choice its getting the Tee se...
by pete lewis
Sat Jul 01, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Overdrive issue sorted.
Replies: 3
Views: 994

Re: Overdrive issue sorted.

if its a J type there is inside the end of the solenoid a small 10mm circlip, this when removed releases the spool inside , this is the bit that sticks , most O rings seal the outer body you need a 1"AF thin wall spanner to undo the sol. dont wrench it off with grips on the body you can wreck it eas...
by pete lewis
Fri Jun 23, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Converting to Stag rear drums...
Replies: 8
Views: 1472

Re: Converting to Stag rear drums...

With 14"wheels I found stag fronts were well cheaper than 2000 mk2
so she has stag disc and calipers but std rears apart from the stag hand brake shoe spreader
by pete lewis
Thu Jun 22, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Converting to Stag rear drums...
Replies: 8
Views: 1472

Re: Converting to Stag rear drums...

canley classic stock new
216461 BRAKE DRUM - 2000 2.5 MKII £28.00 EACH IN STOCK



Pete
by pete lewis
Thu Jun 22, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: General Triumph 2000 Discussion
Topic: Carburettor Identification AUC8490 (Will they fit?)
Replies: 7
Views: 1105

Re: Carburettor Identification AUC8490 (Will they fit?)

just looked in my SU manual and it shows all the numbers for every car but not the numbers for main body or the top piston cover ...sorry

a search on Burlen drew a blank but maybe give them a call

Pete
by pete lewis
Fri May 26, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Hand brake adjustment
Replies: 14
Views: 2253

Re: Hand brake adjustment

my original quest was that if you need the 518681/2 assy for the saloons they are not overly available they are well know for the bell crank to seize , this assy was used on many cars of the time .many seized, and mis adjusted cables were the results. the bell crank can wear where the shoe web conta...