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by tony
Tue Oct 08, 2019 3:34 am
Forum: Transmission
Topic: Purging the U.J.s...
Replies: 8
Views: 401

Re: Purging the U.J.s...

Don't forget there are seals in there to keep the grease in. I wouldn't be too worried not to see much.
Tony.
by tony
Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Rear shock mounts
Replies: 5
Views: 452

Re: Rear shock mounts

Try Repco. They should have some.
Tony.
by tony
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Mk 2 Master Cylinder
Replies: 12
Views: 666

Re: Mk 2 Master Cylinder

Over the years I have had 2 master cylinders (Mk2 tandem ones resleeved in stainless steel). The people who did mine did the lot, resleeved and kitted out with new seals so it came back as new and ready to fit. Probably not much cheaper than a new one but I know that the stainless bit won't rust. Al...
by tony
Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Mk 2 Master Cylinder
Replies: 12
Views: 666

Re: Mk 2 Master Cylinder

Alec,
No, looking at Rimmers listing it seems that servo's are different.
Tony.
by tony
Sat Sep 21, 2019 3:32 am
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Mk 2 Master Cylinder
Replies: 12
Views: 666

Re: Mk 2 Master Cylinder

Rimmers have reconditioned ones listed as available. Or you could be like us and convert your car to tandem cylinder :shock:
Tony.
by tony
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from New Zealand
Replies: 4
Views: 816

Re: Hello from New Zealand

Hi Chris,
Where abouts are you ?
Tony.
by tony
Wed Aug 07, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Anti roll bar
Replies: 6
Views: 899

Re: Anti roll bar

As Alec said, the S springs are lighter. I actually stripped a badly damaged S years ago and put all the good suspension parts to my TC. It had previously had a front end accident and one strut assy had been replaced. Fortunately It still had (2500 tc) in white marker paint on it so it had one TC sp...
by tony
Sat Aug 03, 2019 4:14 am
Forum: Transmission
Topic: J Type wiring
Replies: 19
Views: 1366

Re: J Type wiring

In my 2500's previous mode when I converted her from auto to J type I fitted a relay thinking it was the correct thing to do. I now know this is an unnecessary complication as the J type solenoid only draws 2 amps. In its present incarnation it has no extra bits, I did away with the original gear le...
by tony
Thu Jul 25, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Engine removal and PAS
Replies: 4
Views: 421

Re: Engine removal and PAS

To me, the worst job is getting the nuts off the top studs holding the gear box to the motor. Multiple socket extensions and lots of swearing :shock: :shock:
Tony.
by tony
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Steering adjustment this weekend
Replies: 10
Views: 1293

Re: Steering adjustment this weekend

Thorsten,
You say your problems only started when you fitted the 15 inch wheels. Are you sure that the wheels are not fouling something on full lock ?
Tony.