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by td99
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's SS1 1600
Replies: 397
Views: 48469

Manny's SS1 1600

Being a bit pedantic, you really need to make sure the car is on very level surface...
by td99
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Manny's SS1 1600
Replies: 397
Views: 48469

Manny's SS1 1600

Is that same height front and rear jacking points?
by td99
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ti starting
Replies: 86
Views: 9294

Ti starting

Nice result!
by td99
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: TD's Daily Ti thread
Replies: 120
Views: 24097

TD's Daily Ti thread

Coming back to the noisy tappet issue, I think I've "cured" it: new hearing aids!
Got a pair of latest GN Resound Quattros and hearing is much improved while car sounds much smoother.
Just need to find the car performance improvement setting on the hearing aids now. :roll: :roll:
by td99
Thu May 30, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Front arb
Replies: 24
Views: 1841

Front arb

or " We ain't RELIANT on vauxhall/opel"? :D
by td99
Thu May 30, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Front arb
Replies: 24
Views: 1841

Front arb

"Bloodymindedness?"
by td99
Thu May 30, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Front arb
Replies: 24
Views: 1841

Front arb

reliant-reviver wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 3:31 pm
Just checked 7 pairs here. All fit Bush 2582.

Just checked the Chevette ARB brackets I have and they are indeed the other way round.
What possible reason could Reliant have had to mirror the bracket design?
Hopefully, I've a couple of opel/chevette brackets too!
by td99
Fri May 24, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 572
Views: 49442

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

Actually Mikey, fiberglass repairs are very simple. 1. Buy your stuff from a proper fiberglass company and get their advice. Many different types of glass and resin available ( some resins are waterproof eg for underside, also carbon fiber available) 2. Make sure all joints are gradually shamfered o...
by td99
Fri May 24, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Oaksey's XJ6
Replies: 134
Views: 28164

Oaksey's XJ6

That's just beautiful Josh, enjoy it when it runs!
by td99
Sat May 11, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Corky's Scimitars & S2K
Replies: 2086
Views: 171808

Corky's Scimitars & S2K

I hope you have used "overlapping" oil seals as the provide much better sealing.
by td99
Wed May 08, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Floor Drain holes
Replies: 5
Views: 645

Floor Drain holes

peter freeman wrote:
Wed May 08, 2019 1:41 pm
Grommets will lead to wet feet if your car leaks - they will lead to wet feet if it does not leak but you travel through fords. Some you win - - -
:) :) You had me laughing there Peter! I hear the voice of experience....
by td99
Wed May 08, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Picture Gallery and Photography
Topic: A drive up north for a new hardtop....
Replies: 12
Views: 1578

A drive up north for a new hardtop....

MX5 seats fit but then you sit higher than with originals. Acceptability depends on your height. Many people then lower the floor...
by td99
Wed May 08, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ti starting
Replies: 86
Views: 9294

Ti starting

if it's idling too fast and cannot be slowed, there's too much air reaching the engine...one way or another...
by td99
Tue May 07, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ti starting
Replies: 86
Views: 9294

Ti starting

maybe silly question, but does the throttle butterfly close properly?
by td99
Thu May 02, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: G130 YCF sprint car
Replies: 976
Views: 63667

G130 YCF my first sprint car

Nice work!

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