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    Good turnout today-9 cars. Sorry if I led the...

    Good turnout today-9 cars. Sorry if I led the procession a bit slowly from Overstone Manor but I wanted to make sure we all stuck together which paid off as I think the marshals assumed we had a club...
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    So weather looking good for tomorrow and quite a...

    So weather looking good for tomorrow and quite a healthy turnout. So far we have:

    Charlie
    Graham
    Lionel
    Stephen
    Pete
    Lee
    Paul
    Steve P
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    For those that want to convey in to hopefully...

    For those that want to convey in to hopefully park together in Pole Position the plan is to meet at Overstone Manor Ecton Lane, Sywell, NN6 0BB at 9am. We aim to enter the show about 9.30 which is...
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    Hi Gary What’s the plan? Have it blasted and...

    Hi Gary
    What’s the plan? Have it blasted and see what you need to replace after? Which set me thinking (not a good idea). Tubular vs rectangular Cobra chassis. Is one more prone to corrosion than...
  5. Thread: Stoneleigh 2021

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    I’m famous as well @ 14min 15sec! Dek

    I’m famous as well @ 14min 15sec!
    Dek
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    Look forward to seeing that Paul at P&P. Dek

    Look forward to seeing that Paul at P&P.
    Dek
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    Thanks David Have a good time! Take your wet...

    Thanks David
    Have a good time! Take your wet weather gear :)
    Dek
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    Hi Charlie I’ve sent you an email. Then...

    Hi Charlie
    I’ve sent you an email. Then I’ll post up here once finalised.
    Dek
  9. Thread: Radiator caps.

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    Hi Chris Went off for a few days to see the...

    Hi Chris
    Went off for a few days to see the Bournemouth Airshow so got slowed up. The top seal seems quite flimsy but like you say if coolant gets past or released past the first spring seal it...
  10. Thread: Radiator caps.

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    Thanks Chris I think a 15lb cap seems to be most...

    Thanks Chris
    I think a 15lb cap seems to be most common. Yes these fans do draw some current!
    Dek
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    Thanks John I like the kettle test! Think I’ll...

    Thanks John
    I like the kettle test! Think I’ll give that a go and see what reading I get. I thought the reading would be less accurate on the shiny filler neck that’s why I used the top hose....
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    So I put the 10lb cap on first and it started to...

    So I put the 10lb cap on first and it started to blow coolant out through the top seal before it was really up to temperature so that’s obviously too low. Next put the 15lb cap on and all ok, no...
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    Thanks Chris for the link. Dek

    Thanks Chris for the link.
    Dek
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    Methinks in a few years time this will turnout to...

    Methinks in a few years time this will turnout to be a re-run of the benefits to the environment of going diesel!
    Dek
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    I’ve started using TetraBoost Chris since you...

    I’ve started using TetraBoost Chris since you previously recommended it. If E5 is phased out do you know if TetraBoost will still be effective by doubling up on the quantity?
    Dek
  16. Thread: Radiator caps.

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    Well went to NAR today after a phone call to...

    Well went to NAR today after a phone call to establish they were open to visitors and met the very helpful Robert who simplified things by saying there were two types of rad cap like mine, short and...
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    Well there is an over-flow (expansion) tank, not...

    Well there is an over-flow (expansion) tank, not header tank so perhaps it should have a top seal.
    Dek
  18. Thread: Radiator caps.

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    Good to know Aaron. Be worth a visit armed now...

    Good to know Aaron. Be worth a visit armed now with some measurements and the old cap.
    Dek
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    Thanks John for the the explanation of what...

    Thanks John for the the explanation of what measurements are needed which fits in with Chris’s. Thanks also for your suggestion of NAR. Why does everyone else know what’s on my doorstep but me?!...
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    Thanks a lot Chris for getting your micrometer...

    Thanks a lot Chris for getting your micrometer out and explaining what the relevant measurements are. I’ll have to get mine out now! I noticed also there was no rubber seal on the underside of the...
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    Did they have a kit price or on the road price or...

    Did they have a kit price or on the road price or is it too early?
    Dek
  22. Thread: Radiator caps.

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    I see what you mean about the measurements Chris...

    I see what you mean about the measurements Chris in the Malpasonline catalogue. Very precise. Do you know what the height and width measurements refer to exactly?
    Dek
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    Thanks for those suggestions Chris. Didn’t know...

    Thanks for those suggestions Chris. Didn’t know about Harrison Supplies even though they are on my doorstep so might be worth a drive over to check them out. Frosts are my usual first port of call...
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    You would think so Tony but it seemed too much...

    You would think so Tony but it seemed too much trouble to look. I didn’t know if there was a catalogue that cross referenced dimensions against car model to make their search easier.
    Dek
  25. Thread: Radiator caps.

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    Radiator caps.

    Something I’ve always taken for granted but I need to replace mine as it’s seeping when hot. What are the criteria to use when trying to find another? Diameter? Length from cap head to seal? Mine...
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