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by Littlescim
Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: CV Joints and Clips for Viscous LSD Conversion
Replies: 21
Views: 435

Re: CV Joints and Clips for Viscous LSD Conversion

If the spring is missing there is nothing to stop the shaft going in towards the diff and puts the cage under load a its weakest point
by Littlescim
Mon Jul 17, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: CV Joints and Clips for Viscous LSD Conversion
Replies: 21
Views: 435

Re: CV Joints and Clips for Viscous LSD Conversion

I smashed a joint off the startline at Loton on stickey tyres without the springs,Craig said it was because the springs were missing so I bowed to his superior knowledge
by Littlescim
Mon Jul 17, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: CV Joints and Clips for Viscous LSD Conversion
Replies: 21
Views: 435

Re: CV Joints and Clips for Viscous LSD Conversion

Merlin motorsport do a race quality joint.Don't forget to fit the springs when you assemble like I did because without the preload you wil wreck the joint
by Littlescim
Mon May 29, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: SE5 - Gone to France - VRS 234L
Replies: 2
Views: 300

SE5 - Gone to France - VRS 234L

Hi to Everyone Eric2205 has found the car the car he wanted! Last week, he flew over from France to Bham, then cought a train to Worcester then had a lift from my wifey to our home near Bromyard. Had a cup of coffee and a piece of homemade cake. Sorted out the paperwork and then set off for Portsmou...
by Littlescim
Sat May 27, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Corky's Scimitars (..and now an SS1 race car build)
Replies: 1330
Views: 64073

Re: Corky's Scimitars (..and now an SS1 race car build)

I had same problem with the fan running on for ever.The water pump do'st seem to circulate much water below 1500rpm so because my car was a racer i fitted a electric pump which kept the temp the same everywhere on the cooling system.
by Littlescim
Fri Apr 14, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: SE5/5a wanted please...
Replies: 22
Views: 1351

Re: SE5/5a wanted please...

My scimmy is good underneath and any inspection welcome on my ramp. If anyone byes a car with a dodgy Mot please report to VOSA and get rid of these stations.
by Littlescim
Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:12 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: SE5/5a wanted please...
Replies: 22
Views: 1351

Re: SE5/5a wanted please...

Hi I have a 1972 5a which was MOT' ed yesterday and past with no advisary's .The car was subject to body off resto a few years ago and has not done much since, she is auto and goes well. I am away now until Tuesday but will contact you on return.I am looking for about £4000. I could email photos nex...
by Littlescim
Wed Apr 12, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SS1 Suspension Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 556

Re: SS1 Suspension Parts

Thanks for all the interest parts allsold
by Littlescim
Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:37 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SS1 Suspension Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 556

Re: SS1 Suspension Parts

Yes the back plates have been fitted to make sure for next user.My backs not so good but my brain still works a little Phil see you at loton.?.
by Littlescim
Tue Apr 11, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SS1 Suspension Parts
Replies: 8
Views: 556

SS1 Suspension Parts

Have for sale a complete set of SS1 suspension arms ie: 2 x tops, 2 x bottom fronts and 2 x rears. All in good condition and have been modified as per photos. Arms have been sandblasted and painted and are off a 39000m car. Can bring with me to Loton this weekend if that helps. A looking for £400 pl...
by Littlescim
Thu Mar 02, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1/SST wishbones
Replies: 8
Views: 291

Re: SS1/SST wishbones

Hi, I have a complete set which have been sandblasted and look like new .I am going to modify and paint, pm me next week and I will speak on my return to the UK.
Regards Dave
by Littlescim
Wed Mar 01, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello All
Replies: 12
Views: 604

Re: Hello All

Hi Will welcome to the house of nuts.?
I will have my se 5 for sale shortly,possible next week,l am on hols at present .She is auto, and has lots of rebuild history.l will pm you with details and pics on my return to uk
Regards Dave
by Littlescim
Tue Feb 14, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Corky's Scimitars (..and now an SS1 race car build)
Replies: 1330
Views: 64073

Re: Corky's Scimitars (..and now an SS1 race car build)

Hi,yes they are standard Ford Escort,competition ones are available from many motorsport supplier
Littlescim
by Littlescim
Tue Jan 24, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: Sprint/Hill Climb or Race SS1 1800 Turbo
Replies: 15
Views: 1091

Re: Sprint/Hill Climb or Race SS1 1800 Turbo

Hi Re hillclimb sprint or race 1800 turbo now sold,many thanks for all the interest especially Nick and Craig for all the praises
Cheers everyone and thanks. Will be a very sad day when she goes
Dave Evans
by Littlescim
Tue Jan 24, 2017 11:30 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Air flow meter 1800 ti
Replies: 6
Views: 179

Re: Air flow meter 1800 ti

Hi
Air flow meters don't usually play up. If you want one I have a used unit which was working when removed from my race car.

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