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    Your system stores a lot of fluid .I only use...

    Your system stores a lot of fluid .I only use about 3/4 litre for a fluid change and includes some flushing through so about £22 for a change . Good thing is it does store as apposed to normal brake...
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    Used dot 5 for 20 years in brakes and clutch. The...

    Used dot 5 for 20 years in brakes and clutch. The advantage of not damaging paint work has saved me a few times as you can easily get it onto the body work.
    Some say the brake pedal is not as firm...
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    Some heat with a squirt of WD40 hopefully will do...

    Some heat with a squirt of WD40 hopefully will do it. If you have dissimilar metals you might have some corrosion occurring.
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    Always very handy for quick parts and reasonable...

    Always very handy for quick parts and reasonable prices. If you have lots to buy use there discount gold card.

    http://www.realsteel.co.uk
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    The other front wheel and rear same side to...

    The other front wheel and rear same side to convince you your going the right way. If you know your hubs where made correct. I know someone had the same direction thread on both sides and lost a...
  6. Thread: Side vents

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    I concur with Stu.If you like ones that might...

    I concur with Stu.If you like ones that might cause you a problem buy them later. I would cover the vent holes just in case he fails you on body opening!
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    Thanks Hi Stu, That looks like the one I...

    Thanks

    Hi Stu,
    That looks like the one I have it is 19mm jaw width so not large enough for the bottom ball joint. The jaws need to be about 25mm . Most I have come across are only 19mm which is...
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    Replaced front xj6/xjs suspension bushes top...

    Replaced front xj6/xjs suspension bushes top wishbone and ball joint. I notice slight play in the top ball joint. When I got the new ball joint and compared the moment it was noticeable why I had...
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    What ball joint splitter ?

    My ball joint splitter is to small for the front carrier Lowe ball joint XJ6 . I dont like the hammer fork versions. My version is a 19mm wide pivot which is not wide enough. It's quite restrictive...
  10. Thread: 498dax

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    I also had a ride in the same demonstrator down...

    I also had a ride in the same demonstrator down the back lanes and power slides lol . It sold it to me in buying one 1994 !
  11. I was hoping it was going to be more technical....

    I was hoping it was going to be more technical. The drive out session in the last 15 mins on setting up was all over the place with no real explanation what they did for the setting up. ...
  12. Thread: Choosing Tyres.

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    The wheel off set is a factor to consider I...

    The wheel off set is a factor to consider
    I have 215 and 235 Galaxy. Both fit in the arch on image 15inch. I could of fitted 245 on the rear which still would be fine but would of increased my...
  13. Thread: Radiators

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    The Ford radiators are swapped round top and...

    The Ford radiators are swapped round top and bottom hoses as you say. The Ford rads have top hose to the drivers side and bottom is near side passenger side.
    Chevy and Rover are top near side...
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    Dek, Nothing if you keep it.

    Dek,
    Nothing if you keep it.
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    You have a few options. As you suggest fit a...

    You have a few options. As you suggest fit a inline top hose and thermostat sensor. Have a thermostat sensor which pushes into the top radiator fins.( I have this and works fine using kenlow sensor)....
  16. Thread: Old Dax history

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    Thanks Aaron. Interesting to see how the...

    Thanks Aaron.

    Interesting to see how the manual has progressed. A great improvement from my issue with lots of additional information which is very helpful.
  17. Thread: Old Dax history

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    Aaron, Is it in a recent post? Not located it...

    Aaron,

    Is it in a recent post? Not located it yet.
  18. Thread: Old Dax history

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    Chris, You must have issue 0ne - July 1985...

    Chris,

    You must have issue 0ne - July 1985
    The other issues Two - Jan 1986
    Three - June 1989
    Four - April 1991
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    What year do you have for the build manual in...

    What year do you have for the build manual in pdf. I have a 1992 yellow cover build manual. Not a very detailed manual against what you get these day.
  20. Thread: Old Dax history

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    I am surprised you dont have 1975 on the V5c as...

    I am surprised you dont have 1975 on the V5c as this is the original date of the donar vehicle.
    I am pre SVA but have two dates one relating to the original donar and then in another section...
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    Glad you sorted it. Sorry I sent you a three...

    Glad you sorted it. Sorry I sent you a three terminal one. I do need to wear my glasses when on the mobile. It was meant to be a two terminal one. I did a bit of a write up on an earlier post about 6...
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    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/303321218839 This...

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/303321218839

    This is the M10 two terminal pressure switch.
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    M10 switch on Ebay.Link not working sorry will...

    M10 switch on Ebay.Link not working sorry will post later.
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    The switch works on pressure so a soft break...

    The switch works on pressure so a soft break pedal and make you think the switch is faulty. Bleeding the system has restored a failing brake light test in the past . Dax had VW Golf mid and early...
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    Blue Dax Built 2004 looks like Chevy 350 going on...

    Blue Dax Built 2004 looks like Chevy 350 going on the DVLA MOT site. Nice Mot history with one incorrect mileage recorded which makes it look strange but probably down to fat fingers om the keyboard...
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