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by DodgeRover
Tue Dec 10, 2019 7:39 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 4.0 Discovery 2 trials & tribulations
Replies: 21
Views: 288

Re: 4.0 Discovery 2 trials & tribulations

Hooli wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 11:59 pm
I just have EuroCrapParts etc around here.
Don't your bike building neighbours have an account with Hi-level or Staniforths? Just get them to order you some up.
by DodgeRover
Tue Dec 10, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Squire's voitures
Replies: 544
Views: 27488

Re: Squire's voitures

Only breathe out, you'll be fine!
by DodgeRover
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Squire's voitures
Replies: 544
Views: 27488

Re: Squire's voitures

Hooli wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:36 pm
Rivet the same linings on?
Tight bugger! Why didn't I think of that.
by DodgeRover
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Squire's voitures
Replies: 544
Views: 27488

Re: Squire's voitures

You could always rivet new linings onto those shoes?
by DodgeRover
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 4.0 Discovery 2 trials & tribulations
Replies: 21
Views: 288

Re: 4.0 Discovery 2 trials & tribulations

Hooli wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 7:30 pm
Where from?
£3.49 at Toolstation, get through loads of it stripping and cleaning my nail guns.

https://www.toolstation.com/holts-brake-cleaner/p43710
by DodgeRover
Sun Dec 08, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: A van for the 80s
Replies: 31
Views: 404

Re: A van for the 80s

No idea really, it's only got a k&n as BLOS recommended it, I could try extending the tube but don't want to encourage a ram air effect either getting it in the airflow at speed. Mixture at idle does seem very hit and miss though no matter what settings you try, there no reason it should be as it ge...
by DodgeRover
Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: A van for the 80s
Replies: 31
Views: 404

Re: A van for the 80s

I shall snap away tomorrow, I had assumed most folks had seen it in the other place.
by DodgeRover
Sun Dec 08, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: A van for the 80s
Replies: 31
Views: 404

Re: A van for the 80s

I'll just keep updating this as and when I do things then I should be able to remember at least what had been done!

And yes I know that hose is very red but it was all I could get delivered next day as I thought the old one wouldn't hold...
by DodgeRover
Sun Dec 08, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: A van for the 80s
Replies: 31
Views: 404

A van for the 80s

As some of you may know my work vehicle is a lwb transit from 1985 - one of the last mk2s, powered by the mighty* 2.0 pinto engine when fully laden it boasted an impressive* power to weight ratio about 20 bhp/ ton. Today was checking the valve clearances and plugs to try and find the source of an an...
by DodgeRover
Sat Dec 07, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 4.0 Discovery 2 trials & tribulations
Replies: 21
Views: 288

Re: 4.0 Discovery 2 trials & tribulations

I had a 4ft breaker bar with a scaffold tube on the end bending massively before the wheel nuts on the van undid, when I had the latest tyres fitted I torqued them up myself, mind he couldn't get his head round the fact they were left hand thread on the nearside either....