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by PeteScim
Wed Oct 31, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: WHEEL NUTS
Replies: 1
Views: 197

WHEEL NUTS

The books I have say earlier models 40-45 lbf ft, as different wheels were available where can I get Torque for PA alloy's please
by PeteScim
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: No overdrive, so what would you do?
Replies: 23
Views: 1022

No overdrive, so what would you do?

My 5 is the first Ive had without overdrive and I find the change much nicer, don't miss OD as much as I thought I would, its got Auto diff bty
by PeteScim
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: WHEEL REFURBISHMENT
Replies: 6
Views: 432

WHEEL REFURBISHMENT

Thanks all had a feeling they wouldn't look right gloss
by PeteScim
Fri Sep 21, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: WHEEL REFURBISHMENT
Replies: 6
Views: 432

WHEEL REFURBISHMENT

Does anybody know if the black on Princess Anne Alloys would have been gloss when they left the factory.
by PeteScim
Sun Jul 29, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Scimitar SS1 1600 - breaking
Replies: 15
Views: 1318

Scimitar SS1 1600 - breaking

In a pickle with both windows passenger had wiring converted to accept montego switch but switch u/s and cannot find another, drivers suddenly stopped working tried fuses think it might be switch, was tempted to convert to wind ups but wife's car and she's not keen on the idea plus not sure how diff...
by PeteScim
Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Scimitar SS1 1600 - breaking
Replies: 15
Views: 1318

Scimitar SS1 1600 - breaking

Electric or windy windows ?
by PeteScim
Tue Mar 20, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

Yes I think you are correct Roger, the car now has an MOT so reprieve for another year, someone one facebook has offered spare O/S cluster just waiting for him to get back to me, got it working by moving wires around until it stayed on when bumper rehung after several attempts, then drove slowly mis...
by PeteScim
Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

Having said that if anybody has a spare O/S cluster for sale it would be a lot easier
by PeteScim
Sat Mar 17, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

Think Ill try you fix, just been on capri spares website, don't list Mk3 but Mk2 looks the same but 226 EUR, I can remember when you didn't pay that for a Capri
by PeteScim
Sat Mar 17, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

Thanks for that Phillip all handy knowledge for perm fix, just need it to get through MOT for now
by PeteScim
Sat Mar 17, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

ok so bumper off easy enough, movement of bumper makes bulb go on and off so suspect connection at back of bulb, the nuts that hold light cluster to bumper however are seized to the thread so cannot get behind the cluster for proper fix, I assume the stud is just turning in the light cluster, I have...
by PeteScim
Fri Mar 16, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

How likely are any of these to come undone after 17 years ? also assuming they do how much movement is there before all rear light wires come to end of play, is this a two man job
by PeteScim
Thu Mar 15, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

Thanks will attack Sat, yes Jim I asked the place I take it for MOT and got all excited when she said you only need one, but then she dropped the bombshell as you say must be O/S
by PeteScim
Thu Mar 15, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

Ok tried to earth bulb no change, only got one day to sus this on Sat so will remove bumper, never been off before, can only see x 4 torque screws assume they go into captive nuts, hope they stay in place, hopefully will see what's going on, if all else fails as N/S working assume I can tap into tha...
by PeteScim
Wed Mar 14, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: HELP !!!! REAR FOG
Replies: 27
Views: 1833

HELP !!!! REAR FOG

Thanks guys for the help, Jim to get to the back of the light unit does the boot tub have to come out or bumper off

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