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by RonH
Wed Jun 12, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Dumb question - Spare wheel support plates...And stuff
Replies: 33
Views: 3225

Dumb question - Spare wheel support plates...And stuff

I have a drawing of the front nose plate (I made my own a few months ago and had it welded by a local chap) Hi Will Is there any possibility of you sending me a copy of your drawing as I will be having some (3) made in stainless steel? The laser profiling, bending and welding will be carried out by...
by RonH
Mon Jun 10, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Cheers Mark.
I hadn't considered that at all.
Ron
by RonH
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Update.
Last night I switched everything on to fully test the whole lights and indicator sequence again. Every single thing working as it should. I've not touched a thing. :shock:
So right now I can't trace the fault. :roll:
by RonH
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Cheers Jim
Will have a look. I guess this is one of those tucked behind the glove box?
by RonH
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Cheers Will
Will have a closer look at what I've done.
Two steps forward one step back. But it's a good feeling to here the engine ticking over now it has a fuel supply. :lol:
by RonH
Wed Jun 05, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Still no MOT date booked for 404😖 Update. Wipers now working. Found to be over tightening of one wiper wheel box nut by the enthusiastically helpful paint shop. On the plus side I have an original Lucas wiper motor 16w etc. Returned the one I bought locally (from H Bowers a14w something) as my tooth...
by RonH
Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Vertical link/stub axle nut and washer
Replies: 20
Views: 1564

Vertical link/stub axle nut and washer

Hi Dennis
What is the inside and outside diameter of the washer?
Also what is the thread spec of the nut or stub axle?
by RonH
Thu May 30, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Flying bonnet
Replies: 9
Views: 916

Flying bonnet

Hi All, Failed my MOT today (1980 GTC auto) - lower front trunnion wishbone bushes (looks like an easy fit), tyres (inward bulges, date-marked 2004, and one rear rubbing on inner wing (turns out previous owbpner has squeezed 205s onto rims intended for 195s!) and a bonnet catch that keeps releasing...
by RonH
Tue May 28, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Looking to buy a GTC - any for sale?
Replies: 6
Views: 1017

Looking to buy a GTC - any for sale?

Peter S wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 7:02 pm
Private message sent
There is one on eBay at present.
by RonH
Wed May 15, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 394 Power steering advice
Replies: 6
Views: 802

GTC 394 Power steering advice

Cheers Mark
All your points duly noted.
by RonH
Wed May 15, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Well the Scimitar bonnet was always a bee in my
bonnet from the day it was pointed out to me that it had a bulge on the passenger side (I never spotted it when I bought the car). So it's been a long time coming - 4 years.
by RonH
Wed May 15, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 394 Power steering advice
Replies: 6
Views: 802

GTC 394 Power steering advice

Hi Mark I’ve not called you because I’m fiddling about with 404. On 394 the tyres are badly cracked so I’ve not touched anything so far. Steering wheel wise or having a wheel alignment check. I’ve got a full set of Middlebridge to put on. I must stop letting work get in the way and pull my finger ou...
by RonH
Tue May 14, 2019 11:57 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Will. The motor working fine is my original wiper motor. :D I've just released it from the crank arm. The new one is still in the box. :wink:
by RonH
Tue May 14, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Se6/6a/6b/GTC
Topic: GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed
Replies: 54
Views: 4181

GTC 404 MOT electric advice needed

Apologies for text format. In a rush to get to Noggin. yes thanks will. just found without the crank arm connected the motor runs fine both fast and slow. now looking into rack and wheel boxes. wheel box locking nut extremely over tightened during the very recent front end respray. so will slacken o...

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