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by alan.wells
Mon Mar 09, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Hi Phil,
Sorry, I went straight to ebay and paid counter offer, just picked this up on scimweb
cannot find to pm you
Alan
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Hi Jim,
Thanks for that
Sorry for any inconvenience
Alan
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Hi everybody, I've just twigged, my brain had stopped working, but just realized that the disc doesn't go over the wheel studs it fits to the back of the hub, I think i'm a right pillock now, I couldn't way up the problem. Sorry to have wasted your valuable time, I suppose it eventually come to some...
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Yes Jim, that's my problem, my disc were spare for my sst with the v/c/chevette setup, these were replaced with Delco lockhead discs for the Car, purchased from Brake International many years ago, The receipt went with the box of paperwork, I could do with carlton disc measurements for comparison. R...
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Thanks Craig,
I will take a look, read and digest
Regards
Alan
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Yes Phil it is a spacer, its a tight fit over the studs, but the wheel studs holes are a lot larger than the ones on my spare discs ie, 11.75mm dia studs and spare disc has 10.5 mm holes.
Not sure where you mean 92mm center
Alan
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Thanks Phil &Jim, Phil, could you check the dimensions of your ATE ones, my previous post is some where in syber space, just need to check against my spare discs
Thanks
Alan
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req
Replies: 21
Views: 445

Carlton Disc/ chevette hub info req

Hi Folks, Question, are there 2 sizes of the chevette hub stud positions, the reason being, I was about to order a pair of Carlton mk1 brake discs approx date 1980, then I remembered that I had a spare pair for my SST, which has now gone, so down from the shelf and to my surprise these ones have dif...
by alan.wells
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: vented disk and caliper set up
Replies: 12
Views: 351

vented disk and caliper set up

Phil,
Yes, you are correct, and can source calipers from Brake engineering or Brake international, but hydrochloric feed is in the centre of the caliper
Thanks all for your help
Time for a snifta
Alan
by alan.wells
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:11 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: vented disk and caliper set up
Replies: 12
Views: 351

vented disk and caliper set up

Thanks Craig,
I thought that the Volvo's had 3 bleed nipples each , I had the Volvo's/ Carlton/Chevette on the SST, they look very similar
Regards
Alan
by alan.wells
Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: vented disk and caliper set up
Replies: 12
Views: 351

vented disk and caliper set up

I have taken some pictures of the calipers, I know that they are not Volvo, there are 3 bleed nipples on the Volvo, the ones on the picture only have 2,
Can anybody identify them please, no obvious markings except jpg 868
Alan
by alan.wells
Wed Mar 04, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: vented disk and caliper set up
Replies: 12
Views: 351

vented disk and caliper set up

Hi
Jim
Present disks are vented, and are in good fettle,
Peter
will contact Mark re pads
Thanks
Alan
by alan.wells
Wed Mar 04, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: vented disk and caliper set up
Replies: 12
Views: 351

vented disk and caliper set up

Thanks Phil,
No, I didn't know that, so I assume that the Metro RH is a Scimitar LH, also are the pads and disks Metro Turbo too.
Much appreciate your help,
Alan
by alan.wells
Wed Mar 04, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: vented disk and caliper set up
Replies: 12
Views: 351

vented disk and caliper set up

Hi folks, I have now moved on to the braking system, and I know all about the carlton/volvo/chuvit setup, but my Sabre mk2 i think has the Walker vented disk and caliper setup, I have spent quite some time using the search facility with no joy, so my question is, what vehicle are the calipers off, i...
by alan.wells
Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Sabre MK2 dip head beam and main beam stopped working
Replies: 27
Views: 577

Sabre MK2 dip head beam and main beam stopped working

Hi All, Thank you Peter for your help, this morning I attacked the missing main beam, and as the cct drg shows R9 has the 2 x 12v supplies, firstly switched ign and main beam on, so carefully removed relay which I found to be energized so that proved relay ok, I then tested for the 12v +ve on term 3...

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