Cracked up a little starter rig with the gauges that are going in Alfie,
Tacho, oil pressure, oil temperature, battery volts and...
Do i need to do anything special other than hook up the electrics and fuel and try to start? Do i need to prime the carbies or anything like that?
Looking at running engine shortly so thought I’d resurrect this post.
Got the engine off the stand and bolted the test bellhousing...
Managed to score a full Sachs 228 kit for $180 from vwheritage, topped up with other 'goodies' to get free postage, gotta be happy with that,
Lots of bills for other stuff floating around at the moment but as usual wise words from you guys and i see sense,
No idea of history, will spend the dollars and replace,
Fair comment, i'm cheaping out, whats another few hundred,
Re-install clutch or renew? Looks in fair condition but i'm no expert? Friction surfaces seem good and have no significant distortion,...
Go the 4 liter cans for the big jobs, around $75 delivered, but as you say Col its a brush on job if no compressed air,
Bit of a painful day yesterday, i think i fell into a trap for young players. When i assembled the engine i forgot to bolt the engine...
Cheers, will give him a tickle,
Any idea where i might get a couple of carby to duct clips, had a bit of a google and couldn't find an obvious source? Maybe i'll have...
Just a quick update, steering box is in and bolted up, feels amazing after Rick worked his magic on it!!
Got the rest of the steering and...
Torque setting for steering flange to steering box for a 76 anyone? Bentley states 14 ft lb for up to 72 models but i cant find anything for the...
Starting to re-asemble the steering system and have a couple of queries,
1. I bought a plastic steering column bush but it doesn't fit the...
Would this stuff be suitable? I can buy it off the shelf from repco, iread somewhere that the wrong choice can damage yellow metal bushings etc which...
Box arrived safe and sound, cheers Rick, struggling to find an EP 90 oil off the shelf, most seem to start at 80w, any pointers?
Payment sent, put an extra $50 in for a carton, the least i could do mate, cheers
Rick, that looks like a beautiful thing, you're a legend, will pay my bill pronto with infinite appreciation,
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