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    Original lucas lights adaption

    I've finally started to do some work on the dax and one of the things is to sort the electrics and I'd like to change the lights to the lucas 542 "coffin" ones, I have a pair of original lenses on...
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    Try getting building materials!, the plaster...

    Try getting building materials!, the plaster shortage is over but there is a worldwide shortage of cement and timber prices have gone through the roof
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    Sorry I got the email and then forgot about it,...

    Sorry I got the email and then forgot about it, I've paypaled you the money and my address
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    Chris, I might be interested in the shocks you've...

    Chris, I might be interested in the shocks you've got , give me a pm to discuss if you like
    Roger
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    After reading this thread yesterday I sent the...

    After reading this thread yesterday I sent the dvla an email asking if my car was eligible for tax exemption, had a phone call from a nice lady at the dvla today saying I was! result!!, car was...
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    Your cracking on with it, the Dax build hasn't...

    Your cracking on with it, the Dax build hasn't really started yet I spent 3 months building a new double garage to house the car, the trade off for that was to convert what was the spare garage into...
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    Speaking from experience Chris ?????, I...

    Speaking from experience Chris ?????, I definitely think you were the right person to get the Gt40, I wouldn't have gone half as far as you
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    Well after having a think about it I'm going to...

    Well after having a think about it I'm going to stick with the rover engine the associated costs were just too much
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    https://photos.app.goo.gl/ufTyfh6vJnKMhCmp8 On...

    https://photos.app.goo.gl/ufTyfh6vJnKMhCmp8

    On a dax but same sort of idea
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    The rover engine is a 3.5 , lightened balanced...

    The rover engine is a 3.5 , lightened balanced bottom end, uprated pistons, worked on heads, good cam, I would think it would be as powerful or better than the 289 depending on the spec of that, I...
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    Should I change engines??

    The Dax/ 289/ race replica that I bought last year came complete with a high spec rover v8 and gearbox, it was/ is a fully running car which just needs finishing, I haven't done a lot to it yet just...
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    Don't know why but I get the feeling that there's...

    Don't know why but I get the feeling that there's something not quite right about it, it looks like it's had a superficial start up in order to sell, I wouldn't be surprised if in this case the...
  13. Thread: Front Grill

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    I removed my grill last year and put in side...

    I removed my grill last year and put in side deflector shrouds to the rad, I reckon it's made at least 5° difference when on the move especially in slower traffic and when the fan kicks in when...
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    How old is the engine?, have you done any work to...

    How old is the engine?, have you done any work to it?, it is not inconceivable that the timing chain has jumped a tooth or the sprocket has lost a tooth if it's not been looked at and it's done high...
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    Mot passed today, the brake lights and washers...

    Mot passed today, the brake lights and washers weren't working for some reason so fixed them by cleaning the connections whilst he checked the headlights, then it was running a bit rich so borrowed ...
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    That's exactly why I take mine to the same place...

    That's exactly why I take mine to the same place each year, they have done my cars for years and although they don't do cheap mot's it's worth paying the extra as they do let me fix minor stuff there...
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    Well that's pretty much convinced me to do what I...

    Well that's pretty much convinced me to do what I was thinking, I'll replace them with copper which I have a ready supply of, I have marked rubber hose for the connection ends, thanks for the replies...
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    Fuel lines

    My car has what seems to be plastic/nylon fuel lines, are these iva compatible?, there doesn't appear to be any markings on them, would it be more prudent to change them to copper or rubber?
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    Sounds like I've got a similar setup to Chris, no...

    Sounds like I've got a similar setup to Chris, no idea what it is now but not too bothered as it seems to work fine
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    Interesting, from that I have to assume I have...

    Interesting, from that I have to assume I have the quaife rack as mine is mounted underneath horizontally and held by the two aluminium blocks
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    No I don't, why only on the passenger side?,...

    No I don't, why only on the passenger side?, I'll have to look into that
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    Thanks chaps, his steering is a little notchy so...

    Thanks chaps, his steering is a little notchy so I'll get him to check, good that mine is right
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    Well it may of seemed a dumb question but on my...

    Well it may of seemed a dumb question but on my mates dax the blocks do join tightly together
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    Steering rack mounting blocks

    Afternoon, I've started to check over the dax that I bought last year, one of the first things I noticed was the aluminium blocks that hold the steering rack on don't actually tighten up and meet...
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    Car looks fantastic, that's the colour I want to...

    Car looks fantastic, that's the colour I want to do mine, would you have the paint code?
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