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Post by Old and Slow » Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:17 pm

Steve_S wrote:
Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:29 am
Petrol melts RTF over time
Didn't know that. thanks for the update, now I need to find fuel-proof sealants!


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Post by TrevorG » Sun Jul 21, 2019 9:05 pm

Permashield sealants are advertised as fuel proof.



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Post by Steve_S » Mon Sep 09, 2019 5:55 pm

A little job I needed to do was make to make the wipers clear the screen the blades fitted are rubbish
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So I modded the wiper arms to take the hook style fitting the steel is proof of concept ill get some arms to mod, or make the ends from stainless
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Iv gain a good high over the old ones a much better view from the inside
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Iv got a 16" one on the drivers side and a 14 " on passenger with a gap when parked
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Post by Steve_S » Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:14 pm

The electric windows on the car work but like in molasses, I acquired two replacement window mechanism one just needed new brushes the other well it was well lumpy looked inside and found dried out grease cleaned out and rebuilt ill fit them in a couple of weeks
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