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    Just bought mine from these guys...

    Just bought mine from these guys https://www.triggerhandbrakes.com/Handbrakes.html .
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    Glad to hear meet was a success. Sorry I didn’t...

    Glad to hear meet was a success. Sorry I didn’t make it I got ambushed by the family! Look forward to joining you next time.
    Andy
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    My friend I know your pain. I lost my old Lab a...

    My friend I know your pain. I lost my old Lab a few weeks ago. If I was in the garage he would always be in there with me on his blanket regardless of what noise, sparks or smells I was making. Truly...
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    I managed to separate my body and chassis. It was...

    I managed to separate my body and chassis. It was a nightmare job. Ended up using reciprocating saw from inside. In the end I removed the floor sections completely and welded sheet metal floors to...
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    Really? When did they move out ?

    Really? When did they move out ?
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    Isn't that a bike battery. Will you get enough...

    Isn't that a bike battery. Will you get enough cranking power out of it ? Not criticising, just wondering because I'm just about to buy battery for my rebuild.
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    by ambar
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    They can get stuck. Especially if your systems...

    They can get stuck. Especially if your systems water is dirty or there isn't enough inhibitor in it. Turn valve up to 5 and remove part you turn (undoes just above where pipe goes into radiator). Pin...
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    Depends on what max current you will draw from...

    Depends on what max current you will draw from alternator. With fans, fuel pump, lights, heater etc you could easily draw north of 70A. In general if you have a 100A alternator you need absolute...
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    32,000 + views, don't think you're on your own...

    32,000 + views, don't think you're on your own fella!
    Keep em coming.
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    Shows you how to do it on Image web site...

    Shows you how to do it on Image web site
    http://www.imagewheels.co.uk/alloy-wheel-technical/
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    Originally ran fuel and brakes along inside...

    Originally ran fuel and brakes along inside centre chassis rails. Ran over debris on M27, wrapped itself around prop shaft and destroyed brake and fuel lines.
    80 mph, no brakes, no engine and fuel...
  12. Thread: Lots wanted

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    I've got 2 x 3 legged hoops. Brand new bought...

    I've got 2 x 3 legged hoops. Brand new bought from dax. Decided to go different route in end ie. full roll cage.
    PM me an offer

    Andy
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    Non insulated, crimped, soldered (leaded if you...

    Non insulated, crimped, soldered (leaded if you can get it ) then heat shrink sleaving . Takes a bit longer but proper job.
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    Centre ball to ball is approx 460 mm

    Centre ball to ball is approx 460 mm
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    Didn’t speak to them, felt it wasn’t really...

    Didn’t speak to them, felt it wasn’t really their problem as I bought it from previous owner. Turns out to not be too much of a problem in the end. I took 10 mm off each link and track rod end...
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    Wishbones definitely oriented correctly. XJ40...

    Wishbones definitely oriented correctly. XJ40 steering arms look different to older XJ12 ones which could account for rack being too long.
    Thanks or all replies and discussions. Will trim rod ends...
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    Thanks for the measurements they are the same as...

    Thanks for the measurements they are the same as mine.
    So if the wheel track hasn’t changed then I might have put something together wrong. Only thing I think you can get wrong is handing of the...
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    Rack was supplied by dax Pre new ownership. 1989...

    Rack was supplied by dax Pre new ownership. 1989 chassis so had to fit new mounting bracket which went in exactly same place as old one. Only difference was hole centres for mounting brackets. ...
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    Unfortunately this won’t work. With track rod...

    Unfortunately this won’t work. With track rod ends screwed on as far as they can go with the lock nut all the thread is used up. I need to be able to screw them on another 15-20 mm ie I need more...
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    Ok, the drag links appear to be about 20mm too...

    Ok, the drag links appear to be about 20mm too long.
    Easy I thought, I'll put a bit of extra thread on them and shorten them.
    No chance. The link after the (14mm ?)threaded section has been turned...
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    Quaife steering rack too long

    With new rack fitted and track rod ends wound right in, with one wheel parallel other wheel is miles out of alignment.
    Took the gaiters off and there appears to be no internal adjustment, just a...
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    All in place and not a bad back in sight. Amazing...

    All in place and not a bad back in sight. Amazing what you can do with a couple of chain hoists !
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    2 hours, a lot of sweat and thankfully no tears !...

    2 hours, a lot of sweat and thankfully no tears ! Big thanks to Bob and his pal. 500kg is a lot to lift onto a trailer with no lifting equipment in sight. Going to be a lot easier this end.
    Many...
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    How old is the lift and how much does it weigh?...

    How old is the lift and how much does it weigh? Could pick up tomorrow if we can sort a deal
    Andy
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    That is definitely NOT a dax chassis. Early GD ?

    That is definitely NOT a dax chassis. Early GD ?
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