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by DodgeRover
Sun Jan 19, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 3092
Views: 277096

Re: What did you do today?

Task for the day. Out at daybreak with lots of warm clothing to keep the freezing fog away. Sort out the low-speed/on full lock transmission judder on the CRV (66,000 on the clock) which has intelligent/adaptive 4WD. I'd previously been to my local garage who's diagnosis was 'Sounds like a knackere...
by DodgeRover
Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 3092
Views: 277096

Re: What did you do today?

My Lexus ones were the same, I used a piece of ply (with a suitable sized hole drilled to put pressure on the correct place) and then a big washer to pull it in with.
It's amazing how much pressure you can get on something with some threaded rod though.
by DodgeRover
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1951 Pontiac Chieftain
Replies: 899
Views: 96943

Re: 1951 Pontiac Chieftain

Its amazing how much your part of America looks like some parts of Australia! Will watch again with sound later.
by DodgeRover
Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 3092
Views: 277096

Re: What did you do today?

It was actually yesterday, but I looked at one of those rear engined Twingos. I'd been intrigued because they are one of the few attempts to produce anything remotely different in the small car sector. This one was under 3 grand and povvo spec; interior looked fine, nice and simple with just one di...
by DodgeRover
Fri Jan 17, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Squire's voitures
Replies: 940
Views: 103784

Re: Squire's voitures

No valve stem seals along with years and years of wear on the guides could well explain the smoke. Were stem seals ever an option or do you need something like the CVH type that are located by the spring?
by DodgeRover
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Best ever real world car?
Replies: 90
Views: 7814

Re: Best ever real world car?

Sheddy wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:37 pm
, if Junkman was about he'd be telling us we're all talking bollocks and refer us to something American...
'69 Charger with the doors welded shut and the Confederate battle flag on the roof to piss off the woke and snowflake brigade.
by DodgeRover
Tue Jan 14, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Squire's voitures
Replies: 940
Views: 103784

Re: Squire's voitures

Have you had a straight edge on that block it looks to have been blowing for a very long time.
by DodgeRover
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:28 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Best ever real world car?
Replies: 90
Views: 7814

Re: Best ever real world car?

Range Rover Classic, take 4 people in comfort anywhere.
Ignoring the rampant rust and thirst
by DodgeRover
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourselves
Topic: Evening all
Replies: 5
Views: 1549

Re: Evening all

Evening!
by DodgeRover
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: My everyday transport. Xantia woes
Replies: 51
Views: 7751

Re: My 2002 Sex Trial

No it is really good, get it from an MOT place or via eBay.
Not sure if it is an injector noise though, the faulty injectors I've heard sound like someone dropped a bag of bearings into the engine at idle.