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by Carboy0
Mon May 13, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Rusty Custard
Replies: 13
Views: 574

Re: Rusty Custard

Saturday was engine start day. I had previously rebuilt the SU carbs off the car using the correct needles and springs for a 2.5 (also added new tags so in the future we’ll know what the specs are). After a lot of experimentation I worked out why the car needed half throttle before the carbs opened ...
by Carboy0
Fri May 03, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Rusty Custard
Replies: 13
Views: 574

Re: Rusty Custard

Yup, that’s exactly where it was tracked down to. Sealer added between screen and rubber.

The fitter was made to sit inside whilst we squirted a pressure hose all over the screen.
by Carboy0
Fri May 03, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Rusty Custard
Replies: 13
Views: 574

Re: Rusty Custard

Last nights rain has left puddles in both footwell, so the fitter is coming back today to remove the screen and apply more sealer.

Second option is to fit an electric bilge pump, I have a small garden fountain water pump that might do the job.
by Carboy0
Thu May 02, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Rusty Custard
Replies: 13
Views: 574

Re: Rusty Custard

Original windscreen, new rubber, now with shiny windscreen surround.
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by Carboy0
Thu May 02, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Rusty Custard
Replies: 13
Views: 574

Re: Rusty Custard

Seats in now, really comfortable, with lots of side support.
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by Carboy0
Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: For Sale - Mk2 Pre-Facelift wheels trims
Replies: 0
Views: 58

For Sale - Mk2 Pre-Facelift wheels trims

As above, set of four wheel trims. £25.00 including postage to mainland UK. 272EEF9B-542A-4181-92CB-3187258FD21B.jpeg C5D6EBD3-7E03-4DCB-9204-B2C85734DFA6.jpeg 6CC94AF6-2763-4F52-9BA7-5EB49526877E.jpeg 3716E7D2-0898-4242-A4A2-0F3678E6CD1B.jpeg FDD33D63-153A-4BD1-BC5F-277CD2BEDE3B.jpeg Message me wit...
by Carboy0
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Electrical Systems
Topic: Halogen conversion kits
Replies: 45
Views: 10444

Re: Halogen conversion kits

Here you go Kev

Sorry, I forgot to post previously.
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by Carboy0
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Mk2 Front Footwell Carpets - Black
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Wanted - Mk2 Front Footwell Carpets - Black

As per the title, I need some replacement front footwell carpets in black. I have looked at buying the new sets available online, but am spending available cash on the engine and drive train and I only need the fronts. If you have a pair of good used ones, post here or message me with price etc. Tha...