Tag Archives: Wheel

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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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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Out With the Old and In With The New

Tweet Step 1 Read the Manual Over the years I have tackled quite a few repairs on the cars we have owned and the first lesson I learned early on was to get a a good manual. By manual I … Continue reading

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Pump em up!

Tweet You usually think of tyres when you hear the phrase “pump em up” – not today pumping the brake pedal was needed to get me around safely! It seems like only yesterday that I had a similar problem with … Continue reading

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No Brakes

Tweet Just a quick update on the car. Drove out of the garage Monday and had the brakes fail as I got to the end of our street! Seems the master cylinder had failed and the seals are all perished! … Continue reading

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