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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: 807

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: 807

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: 807

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: 527

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: 1472
Views: 79629

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: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SE5/5a wanted please...
Replies: 22
Views: 2055

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: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: SE5/5a wanted please...
Replies: 22
Views: 2055

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
Thu Mar 02, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: SS1/SST wishbones
Replies: 8
Views: 377

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: 1001

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: 1472
Views: 79629

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 11:30 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Air flow meter 1800 ti
Replies: 6
Views: 231

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.
by Littlescim
Sun Jan 08, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Advice needed on Ford 2.0 TDCi
Replies: 10
Views: 1199

Re: Advice needed on Ford 2.0 TDCi

Hi, make sure that when warm there is no noise from the the gearbox that disappears when you put your foot on the clutch! Gearbox not easy to remove, if the niose is still there then could be flywheel ,exspensive. Some factors do a kit to do away with duel mass flywheel. The engines are usually reli...
by Littlescim
Fri Jan 06, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Iveco Horse box Help.
Replies: 9
Views: 738

Re: Iveco Horse box Help.

Hi if no release handle then it is automatic so you will need to replace hyraulic pipes . It might be possible to lift by hand if lift lever is in neutral or diconnect the pipes
by Littlescim
Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: 1800ti ECM
Replies: 12
Views: 825

Re: 1800ti ECM

Hi if you need ecm I have a used working one and a refubished one
If you need one pm me Dave
by Littlescim
Mon Jan 02, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Iveco Horse box Help.
Replies: 9
Views: 738

Re: Iveco Horse box Help.

Hi if the pipes have gone you wil need help to pull down on the cab to releave the pressure on the catch while pulling the safety lever behind the passenger seat .Good luck

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