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    hi again, by way of an update/closure, I...

    hi again,


    by way of an update/closure, I bought 3 of these bad boys: http://www.screwfix.com/p/lap-electronic-ignition-led-batten-41w-4180lm-4ft/2779g

    They are amazing, they come on...
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    Thanks for the info chaps, I knew this would be...

    Thanks for the info chaps, I knew this would be the right place to ask.

    I'll look into those led strips and quick starts, sounds like the way to go.

    Walls are all painted magnolia so I should...
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    Garage advice needed

    Hello cobra chaps,

    its been quite a while since I was on here, so I hope you're all doing well.

    I've still got the car (sumo) but have been busy building it a new home so its been tucked up in...
  4. Thread: sumo radiator

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    Hi Nigel and other cobra weirdos.....its been a...

    Hi Nigel and other cobra weirdos.....its been a long time since i posted, so hope you are all well.

    just in case you didn't know, there's a bit of possibly useful info on sumo cooling systems here...
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    Rear Suspension And Diffs - How To Build a...

    Rear Suspension And Diffs - How To Build a Pilgrim Sumo. Try this for info on diff stiffening, this is a set of brackets sidecar bod made for me......he's the best! (About 5 years ago though)
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    Hi, perhaps you saw this but some diff mount info...

    Hi, perhaps you saw this but some diff mount info here:

    Rear Suspension And Diffs - How To Build a Pilgrim Sumo

    cheers
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    Finished, not even close, you've still got a...

    Finished, not even close, you've still got a front spinner to fit!
  8. Thread: Fan Thermostat

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    Hi Bernie, it would be great if you put this onto...

    Hi Bernie, it would be great if you put this onto the wiki, anyone can update it after a simple registration process.

    cheers

    G
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    Den, did you consider fixing this in the chassis...

    Den, did you consider fixing this in the chassis before you send the cars out rather than leaving it to a load of people to figure out from scratch each time.....pilgrim seems to be the only car...
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    i think you're ok: Clutch - How To Build a...

    i think you're ok:

    Clutch - How To Build a Pilgrim Sumo - i used the same as you and can honestly say my clutch is the same travel and feel as any decent production car i've driven.

    "If you are...
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    i suspect someone chineese helped you quite a bit...

    i suspect someone chineese helped you quite a bit with that one.
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    ......also, i just spotted the link at the very...

    ......also, i just spotted the link at the very bottom of this page to a company that sold me a replacement sierra rad. They still seem to have it available for £135+VAT.


    Search Results | FORD...
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    Hi chaps, its been a while since i logged in,...

    Hi chaps, its been a while since i logged in, hope you and your cars are all well.

    The wiki article mentioned by kevin is here:

    Engine Plumbing - How To Build a Pilgrim Sumo

    I have the...
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    Hi Tim and all, been a while since i was on the...

    Hi Tim and all,
    been a while since i was on the forum. Been busy with all sorts of stuff and not done a lot of miles in the cob this year. :(

    Aaaaaaanyway, saw this post and thought you might...
  15. Thread: MkIII Sumo donor

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    Just to add what i know. Some of the later,...

    Just to add what i know.

    Some of the later, standardish sierras had discs all round, i got a K-reg 2.0 GLS. pictures of it here and some info on the bits i saved from it...
    Donor Cars - How To...
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    i beat you to it.....with photos! Clutch -...

    i beat you to it.....with photos!

    Clutch - How To Build a Pilgrim Sumo

    Chedz
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    a little info here you may find useful, but...

    a little info here you may find useful, but probably nothing new, the bearing things is well worth doing especially while you're still building.

    Steering - How To Build a Pilgrim Sumo


    cheers
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    Yeah right: "Text, picture and video messages...

    Yeah right:

    "Text, picture and video messages together in 2011 surpassed 7.5 trillion, up 12.5% from the 6.7 trillion in 2010."

    "Worldwide email traffic will total 247 billion messages per day...
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    thanks chaps. the rooms were laid with parque...

    thanks chaps.

    the rooms were laid with parque individually, so there are gaps between the rooms that the last guy filled with concrete and painted brown (nice :))

    the parque there is lowish...
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    hi, hopefully jonnyT now knows all he needs...

    hi, hopefully jonnyT now knows all he needs before i pinch the thread and the attention of those in the flooring know....

    I've a house built in the 1950's, it was originally several rooms, but the...
  21. Thread: Hood for Sumo

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    Have to say, i got mine from pilgrim and after a...

    Have to say, i got mine from pilgrim and after a bit of work fitting it, turned out pretty nice and no hassle making sure it will be the right bits.

    G.Ham
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    thats my ball joint :) i wish the paint was...

    thats my ball joint :) i wish the paint was still that clean. I wish i still had time to build cars and update wiki's.

    you'll notice that on mine that the upright has gone right down to contact...
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    Fear not, already spent the summer harvesting...

    Fear not, already spent the summer harvesting about 2 tonnes of veg, planting fruit trees, soft fruits. Also converted an old boiler house into a chicken coop....just need to get some chickens now. ...
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    Phew indeed! I have a complete backup with...

    Phew indeed! I have a complete backup with pictures and all, but good its back without any need for work.

    I've not updated it in a while....moved house, working hard, big garden, growing...
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    I would suggest its the wobbly diff mounting,...

    I would suggest its the wobbly diff mounting, mine used to do exactly that, sometimes even banging, i assume it was the prop hitting the tunnel.

    some solutions documented here:

    Rear Suspension...
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