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by oilrag
Tue Jul 23, 2019 5:10 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Front hub bearings
Replies: 10
Views: 394

Front hub bearings

Dennis , Apologies for not being specific, i was relating to me buying a pair of TR4 Stub axles from Rimmer Bros here in Lincoln to use on my 5a ,(of 72 build year) ,these were/are the later fat /stronger stub axles . ie outer bearing id 3/4 inch ,inner bearing 1 inch.(approx) Given that our traders...
by oilrag
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Front hub bearings
Replies: 10
Views: 394

Front hub bearings

I had same issue with gw stub axles ,i returned them and was refunded , i then bought some new ones pt no 115763 from Rimmer Bros at £20 each ,new bearings fit perfectly ,no slop .
All ok now 11k later .
Oilrag.
by oilrag
Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Brown side panels for centre console
Replies: 14
Views: 1254

Brown side panels for centre console

I 99% sure my spares source car has a good pair in your colour, will check monday for you as its in my workshops and im at goodwood.
cheers
Oilrag.
by oilrag
Thu Jul 04, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC Throttle cable help please
Replies: 5
Views: 272

GTC Throttle cable help please

I recently replaced mine with a cable for a 280i brooklands capri ,purchased from capri club shop ,but same one on ebay
item no 232641967713 it was correct length and ends for my GTC.
Cheers
Oilrag :wink:
by oilrag
Sat Jun 29, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: A few GTC bits
Replies: 2
Views: 244

A few GTC bits

pm sent
by oilrag
Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: SS1 window motor.
Replies: 3
Views: 314

SS1 window motor.

You have a Pm .
by oilrag
Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:35 am
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: 1600 vacuum advance
Replies: 4
Views: 638

1600 vacuum advance

by oilrag
Wed Mar 20, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Gearstick mech and rods
Replies: 1
Views: 428

Gearstick mech and rods

Wanted for 3 rod box ,the rods and gear lever mech,bracket and stick.
Thanks
G :)
by oilrag
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: GTE Exhausts, Free C3 Box, Lucas Alternator
Replies: 10
Views: 1297

GTE Exhausts, Free C3 Box, Lucas Alternator

Mick
Pm sent
by oilrag
Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Manual / Auto shell
Replies: 17
Views: 2198

Manual / Auto shell

Ahhh ,thanks Jim ,,thats not too tough to sort,i had visions of remodelling the bellhousing area as C3 does have a more gradual fall away from block mount flange compared to say a 3 rod o/d box .
Cheers
G
by oilrag
Sun Mar 03, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Se5/5a
Topic: Manual / Auto shell
Replies: 17
Views: 2198

Manual / Auto shell

This topic is of great interest to me ,im seriously contemplating switching my 5a to C3 auto ,so much so i now hopefully have all the bits i need, but i have'nt as yet attempted to do a trial fit or indeed measured up the tunnel.Both motor and box are now removed. Can i ask please what i need to alt...
by oilrag
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: 15" alloy tyres
Replies: 13
Views: 1968

15" alloy tyres

I have 195/60/15 on my GTC on middlebridge wheels,lowered 35mm . :w
by oilrag
Sat Mar 02, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Mikey
Replies: 12
Views: 1506

Happy Birthday Mikey

Happy birthday pal ,from one loon to another :)
Gazza
by oilrag
Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 405
Views: 32810

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

Mikey. Repair/ fibreglass the bulkhead back to full integrity,perhaps make a removable hatch ,(refit heater or not as desired) any holes for wiring etc need to have a diaphragm grommet to seal properly ,then apply the sound shield,i suggest you look for under bonnet pics of bulkhead on the middlebri...
by oilrag
Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Mikey Bikey's Scimega
Replies: 405
Views: 32810

Mikey Bikey's Scimega

Mikey; This is perfect for bulkhead/firewall ,as close as the original middlebridge insulation on bulkhead and inner wings as i have found ,i know ,i fitted it at middlebridge . https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/6Pcs-Glass-Fibre-Car-Engine-Bay-Bonnet-Insulation-Noise-Hood-Sound-Proofing-Heat-/162104799154?...

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