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by johnnydog
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: Prop shaft question...
Replies: 5
Views: 64

Re: Prop shaft question...

The similar principle of a the sliding spline and UJ exiting from the gearbox on a BW35 auto Triumph doesn't seem to have any adverse affect relative to driveline vibration.
by johnnydog
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:04 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Prop shaft question...
Replies: 5
Views: 64

Re: Prop shaft question...

If you search on here, there has been previous debates on this subject, although I can't remember the general consensus of opinion as to the correct or preferred fitment. I know that I have two manual cars with them fitted opposite ways though!
by johnnydog
Sun Jan 24, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Drivers seat runner
Replies: 8
Views: 321

Re: Drivers seat runner

Glad to help you get it sorted John. Looking forwards (when we are able!) to seeing your new aquisition in the flesh!
by johnnydog
Fri Jan 22, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Body and Trim
Topic: Wing mirrors
Replies: 10
Views: 477

Re: Wing mirrors

Wing mirrors are more period for Mk1's and prefacelift Mk2's - depending your preferences about originality!
by johnnydog
Tue Jan 19, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Rear Handbrake Cable Mark 2
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: Rear Handbrake Cable Mark 2

This all makes sense as it seems autos did have the bar whilst manuals had the fork, although my white manual PI did have the bar setup; maybe for clearance - at the diff end rather than the gearbox end. Having said that, I don't really see that it should make a great deal of difference as the welde...
by johnnydog
Tue Jan 19, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Drivers seat runner
Replies: 8
Views: 321

Re: Drivers seat runner

Anytime tomorrow or Wednesday to suit you. No plans - especially as I can't go anywhere..!
by johnnydog
Mon Jan 18, 2021 7:14 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Drivers seat runner
Replies: 8
Views: 321

Re: Drivers seat runner

John, I have sorted out several used front tread plates for you to choose from, and also some seat runners. There were several variations of seat runners over the years; if you can take a picture of your existing one and either WhatsApp it or email it to me? Or ring me? You have my mobile no in one ...
by johnnydog
Sun Jan 17, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Drivers seat runner
Replies: 8
Views: 321

Re: Drivers seat runner

I'll check tomorrow John and let you know.
by johnnydog
Sun Jan 17, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Steering, Suspension, Braking, Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Rear Road Spring
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: Rear Road Spring

Hi David,
It is open to the elements.
I usually spray some corrosion preventative wax in the space, such as Bilt Hamber Dynax 50, whenever I have the springs off (easier access).
by johnnydog
Sun Jan 17, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale and Wanted
Topic: Drivers seat runner
Replies: 8
Views: 321

Re: Drivers seat runner

I have some used Mk2 seat runners tucked away in the garage - I can check tomorrow for you if you wish. I can also look for the front tread plate that you previously mentioned as well, if you have not been able to straighten your existing one out!