Monthly Archives: February 2014

Rewire the Steering Column

Tweet Ok, the steering box is back in, engine starts – battery has not gone flat after sitting there for two weeks (I did disconnect the car at the battery while working on this). Now to tackle the steering column! … Continue reading

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Headers back on the Engine

Tweet Clean Up the Head Steering box is in, the engine bay clean and the old Pitman Arm is gone! So step 1 scrape and clean the face of the head without breaking any spark plugs (better still take them … Continue reading

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Getting Out The Steering Box

Tweet Square Pegs and Round Holes So this is what faces me as I inspect the engine bay. First step is to undo the three bolts that hold the box on the frame and they come out very easily. A … Continue reading

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Wires, wires, wires?

Tweet Alarming wiring! Having removed the steering wheel we are now confronted with the components of the turn signal and horn contacts. These are connected to the dash loom by wires feeding down the column and into the underdash area. … Continue reading

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