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by manny
Tue May 21, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Alternate engine thought
Replies: 14
Views: 223

Alternate engine thought

spegru wrote:
Tue May 21, 2019 1:11 pm
WRX engine Max width 802cm
Essex V6 incl Exhaust manifolds 750cm but there is spare room in there I think above the chassis. Main problem likely to be steering shaft
go full electric for the steering :)
by manny
Mon May 13, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Vinegar used to flush cooling system
Replies: 14
Views: 499

Vinegar used to flush cooling system

This stuff will probably be OK for cleaning https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/261185426102?ul_noapp=true Regards Terry H That's the chap - I ordered five and just filled up some tubs for my de- rusting of parts - four years on it still works - but you need time and patience , every so often I filter the t...
by manny
Mon May 13, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Vinegar used to flush cooling system
Replies: 14
Views: 499

Vinegar used to flush cooling system

ALSE6 wrote:
Mon May 13, 2019 2:38 am
So at what ratio vinegar to water is used?
Cheers.....Alan
Morning Alan

I used white vinegar with 25% dilution- then ran my car to temp ( fan came on)- several times over a week

Ta

Manny
by manny
Fri May 10, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Vinegar used to flush cooling system
Replies: 14
Views: 499

Vinegar used to flush cooling system

Seems a bit odd to me but have any of you guys used or heard of vinegar being used to flush out an engine and cooling system? Just wondering. i have use it for that purpose and much more :D check out the derusting on my TR7\GTE signatures... ...and on fish & chips... Ta Manny ps and its kind to gar...
by manny
Tue May 07, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: Yellow SS1
Replies: 2
Views: 115

Yellow SS1

sometimes ...less is more... but not in this case !
by manny
Sun May 05, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: ss1 carburettor issues
Replies: 10
Views: 231

ss1 carburettor issues

Good day,

if you turn up the idle - does it stall ? Was the original high tickover masking the issue you discovered?

Ta

Manny
by manny
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 2024

SE 6a Chassis Problems

Peter Armitage wrote:
Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:04 pm
Thanks Manny, no pressure, will wait for pics.
I have sent you an email sir

Ta

Manny
by manny
Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 2024

SE 6a Chassis Problems

Peter Armitage wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:11 pm
Have you any pics of outriggers, jacking points and sill rail areas?
I can get some over the weekend- or better still pop down and assess if it meets your needs, that may be better for peace of mind - as pictures are not as reliable as a poke around!

Ta

Manny
by manny
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 2024

SE 6a Chassis Problems

Peter Armitage wrote:
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:22 am
Hi Manny.
Thanks will take a look. Where are you based?
Good day

I am in Smethwick , West Midlands- B66

Ta

Manny
by manny
Sun Apr 14, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ss1 ti not starting.
Replies: 11
Views: 683

Ss1 ti not starting.

Crank Angle Sensor burnt out. Just changed one this week. The fuel pump ran when the shaft was spun but no sparks or clicking from injectors. If Manny can confirm by substitution or fitting it to his car ( can be tested without removal of a known running dizzy ), just plug it in and spin it. I stil...
by manny
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ss1 ti not starting.
Replies: 11
Views: 683

Ss1 ti not starting.

I've got the engine set at TDC with the dizzy out and turning the rotor arm. Is there anyone close to Tamworth with a Ti that I could take the dizzy to and try it on there car ? Or could i post it to someone to get it checked ? Thanks Mike Hi Mike , i am not too far.. ( Smethwick ) you can pop down...
by manny
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: SE 6a Chassis Problems
Replies: 20
Views: 2024

SE 6a Chassis Problems

I am in North Shropshire between Shrewsbury and Stoke. An e mail when you decide would be good in case I don't look on the forum! Hi Peter i have one with a V5 - it has some suspension attached - check the pics on https://www.flickr.com/photos/89581871@N08/albums/72157682373713191 I have emailed as...
by manny
Sun Mar 31, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: CH4: mission ignition
Replies: 13
Views: 1393

CH4: mission ignition

just watched it on catch on - like the women vs men ....i think if they can stick to that and possibly get some teens involved ....regions ? sort of scrap heap challenge stylee....non the less - i really enjoyed it.
by manny
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: CH4: mission ignition
Replies: 13
Views: 1393

CH4: mission ignition

Rattling wrote:
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:36 pm
Pretty good for only 10 hours to reconstruct. :D
I only bl**dy forget !! -
by manny
Sat Mar 30, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: CH4: mission ignition
Replies: 13
Views: 1393

CH4: mission ignition

Tonight at 8:30 - New show.... seems to be to loads of old car shows gathering momentum...


https://www.whatsontv.co.uk/events/miss ... 30-mar-19/

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