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  1. Thread: Brakes.

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    Do you have disks all round and a servo, if so, I...

    Do you have disks all round and a servo, if so, I doubt they'll get much better than that??
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    I think those the 8 rubbers that mount the...

    I think those the 8 rubbers that mount the assembly to the gearbox, not the rubbers for the linkages.
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    The 8 bushes that mount it are still available,...

    The 8 bushes that mount it are still available, but I think that's about it. I'll get the car on the ramps in the garage this weekend and have a look underneath to see what's going on.
  4. Thread: IVA overriders

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    I've already failed on that once at...

    I've already failed on that once at Kidderminster, for me it was all about where the seat belts come through the headrests.

    His gauge might be small but if he can't touch it with the head sphere,...
  5. Thread: IVA overriders

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    Was that front bumper, back or both? I was...

    Was that front bumper, back or both?

    I was thinking that the rear edge on the rear bumper wasn't contactable by the sphere?
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    I think I may have found the issue, basically a...

    I think I may have found the issue, basically a large washer has found its way under the spring wire on the drivers side which removed all the resistance of the gearstick movement until it hit the...
  7. Thread: IVA overriders

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    Oh dear, I have them on mine and I’m destined...

    Oh dear, I have them on mine and I’m destined for Kidderminster test station
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    I'll try and have a proper look tonight, maybe I...

    I'll try and have a proper look tonight, maybe I just need to tight those bolts onto the springs??
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    I think the main reason for removing the spark...

    I think the main reason for removing the spark plugs is to prevent the engine from building up compression, which will stress the moving parts. Could be more dangerous that not doing it with no oil...
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    From thelinks and the photos I can't really see...

    From thelinks and the photos I can't really see what I'm supposed to do, has anyone else had to do this? Maybe you have some "Simon Says" instructions??
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    My last AK used the standard LS3 power steering...

    My last AK used the standard LS3 power steering pump with no issues.

    I'm using a VW Golf pump on my latest build with no issues.

    I've only every heared of racks blowing when used with electric...
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    LT77 reverse gate

    Drive my Contra for the first time today, one thing I noticed was the resistance for the reverse gate was VERY low. I few times I thought of selected first when I was actually in reverse.

    Is it...
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    That’s correct, momentary switches only work...

    That’s correct, momentary switches only work for as long as your finger’s on it,
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    Still got the same issue, and just found a...

    Still got the same issue, and just found a massive air lock in the heater matrix.

    Took the hose off the top fitting of the heater and the water vanished from the header tank, any clear ideas for...
  15. Thread: Horns

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    Make sure it's a two pin horn, single pins earth...

    Make sure it's a two pin horn, single pins earth through the fixing bolt but AK's loom earths through the steering assy.

    I have this one fitted, no relay (unless there's one in the AK loom).
    ...
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    I’ve just done my RV8 through their website,...

    I’ve just done my RV8 through their website, £28 now, that’s inflation for you.

    When I was working there 10 years ago, I popped into their office and they did it for a 4 pack of Stella.
  17. Thread: IVA Paperwork

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    Cheers guys, I’ll send it off tomorrow I think....

    Cheers guys, I’ll send it off tomorrow I think.

    I guess if they’ve got an issue with it, they’ll simply send it back rather than taking payment then refusing to test me.
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    These are the ones I'm using. ...

    These are the ones I'm using.
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  19. Thread: IVA Paperwork

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    IVA Paperwork

    I'm desperate to send off my IVA application but I'm still awaiting for the engine dating certificate to materialise.

    Does anyone know, can I send the application off with receipts and photos then...
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    I spent £52 on Ebay for two struts and all the...

    I spent £52 on Ebay for two struts and all the fittings.

    Fitted one to the boot and one the bonnet, they work fine, but I think the bonnet needs a second strut.

    Get adjustable struts so you...
  21. Thread: Axle Weights

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    Cheers for the clarification Jon.

    Cheers for the clarification Jon.
  22. Thread: Axle Weights

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    I have that, but those are weights are the ones I...

    I have that, but those are weights are the ones I used for my old LS3 build application three years ago.

    Surely it should be less with a Rover V8?
  23. Thread: Axle Weights

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    Axle Weights

    Does anyone know the axles weight for an AK with a Rover V8 (for the IVA application form) please?
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    It’s the red/blue wire, switches to earth...

    It’s the red/blue wire, switches to earth through the handbrake or the fluid reservoir.

    Live feed to bulb is white/red.
  25. Thread: bonnet fit

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    Yep, opening up one of the holes made a big...

    Yep, opening up one of the holes made a big difference, and fitting washers on both sides of the cladding too.
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