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  1. Thread: Mike Hubbard Sump

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    Rich , It's certainly going to take more than...

    Rich ,
    It's certainly going to take more than one 5 litre jar to do the oil change , so buy two and just keep adding oil until it reads correctly on the dipstick .
    Jim
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    Why not ask Pilgrim themselves.

    Why not ask Pilgrim themselves.
  3. Thread: RV8 Overheating

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    You do know not to fill the expansion bottle all...

    You do know not to fill the expansion bottle all the way to the top as you have to leave room for expansion .
    As to the fan , if you have them running and hold a sheet of paper near the outside...
  4. Thread: RV8 Overheating

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    Hi , That restrictor that you have fitted looks...

    Hi ,
    That restrictor that you have fitted looks to be closed preventing any flow through the expansion bottle. I would suggest opening it up a little more as you have to have some expansion room...
  5. Hi , Pilgrim should be able to help you with...

    Hi , Pilgrim should be able to help you with the exhaust manifolds.
    Jim
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    Hi , If you drop me a message or email me, I...

    Hi ,
    If you drop me a message or email me, I should be able to help .
    Regards
    Jim
  7. Thread: Ford Parts

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    Ken , I am very surprised at that comment. ...

    Ken , I am very surprised at that comment.
    Personally, I have found the new owners at Pilgrim to be extremely approachable and will assist where they can, maybe it depends on the questions that...
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    Hi Martin, PM sent . Jim

    Hi Martin,
    PM sent .
    Jim
  9. Thread: She's alive!

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    Hi Jason , You're moving along pretty quickly...

    Hi Jason ,
    You're moving along pretty quickly with this build. !! .
    One observation though , the choke plate appears to be flapping about as you rev it up . If you're not using a choke cable...
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    Hi Pete , They are selling a hydraulic...

    Hi Pete ,
    They are selling a hydraulic conversion kit now. and would suggest that Sir Shelby contact them for more details. In the past we used to be asked by Pilgrim to convert all the...
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    Hi Daniel, Great looking car and a credit to...

    Hi Daniel,

    Great looking car and a credit to you , enjoy driving it for what's left of the Irish "summer" this year. Give it run up to the North some time.
    Regards
    Jim
  12. Thread: Mr Leu

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    Paul, My thoughts exactly when I saw the first...

    Paul,
    My thoughts exactly when I saw the first post in this thread.

    Regards
    Jim
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    Alex, I would have thought that the battery cut...

    Alex,
    I would have thought that the battery cut off switch would be connected to the positive terminal. The battery negative is normally where all the earth connections go.


    Regards
    Jim
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    Hi , The problem is that you're off a carb,...

    Hi ,
    The problem is that you're off a carb, possibly a ruptured diaphragm in the Stromberg. If you put your hand loosely over the mouth of the carb with the engine "running " you will be able to...
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    Merry Christmas from JRV8

    Hi Folks,

    Merry Christmas and a happy New Year to all our friends and customers on the CRC from Jim , Pat and Thomas at JRV8. We are now officially closed until 4th January 2016.

    Best...
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    Hi , Are you sure about the 300cm length you...

    Hi ,
    Are you sure about the 300cm length you say that you require , that's 10 feet !! Just seems an awful long pipe length for a clutch.

    Jim
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    Ken , You have a PM. Regards Jim

    Ken ,
    You have a PM.
    Regards
    Jim
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    Jonny, It's easier to mount the relay to the...

    Jonny,

    It's easier to mount the relay to the car if you use the correct holder.

    Jim
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    Hi , Looks like a modified Cortina axle to me ....

    Hi ,
    Looks like a modified Cortina axle to me .

    Jim
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    Hi Stu, Thank for that , I'll try them later...

    Hi Stu,
    Thank for that , I'll try them later today and see what they have to offer.
    Regards
    Jim
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    Hi Stu, Yes, it's one of the "Y" engines that...

    Hi Stu,
    Yes, it's one of the "Y" engines that I'm looking for , either the 292 or 312 as it has to mate up with an existing gearbox that is in the customers F100 pick up truck . The engine has...
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    Hi, Thanks for that . Regards Jim

    Hi, Thanks for that .
    Regards
    Jim
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    Hi Kiel or Duncan, They do seem a little bit...

    Hi Kiel or Duncan,

    They do seem a little bit thin on the ground !!

    The 351 C might do the job, but I'll need to check that the bellhousing pattern is the same as the 292 . I do know that...
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    Hi , Thanks for that, but that one is a Windsor...

    Hi ,
    Thanks for that, but that one is a Windsor , I'm looking for a Cleveland . It's going into a F100 pick up truck and needs to mate to the existing gearbox .
    Regards
    Jim
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    Wanted....Ford 292 or 312 Cleveland engine

    Hi Guys ,
    I'm looking for a Ford 292 or a 312 Cleveland V8 engine would do , preferably a complete running engine but anything considered . Is there anything out there ?

    Regards
    Jim
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