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    MDA GT40 Rebuild.

    Hi Jack,, regarding your request for a more precise gearshift on a UN-1, the following is what I did on mine and works well Regards, Andy Andy
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    MDA GT40 Rebuild.

    Hi Jack, the attached can be used to provide the more correct bulkhead window. As your post-IVA you don't need to worry about getting E-marked materials Regards, Andy
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    MDA GT40 Rebuild.

    Hi Jack, Sensor in proposed position will be fine, Mine’s in exactly the same position and has now done 10,000 miles and still works fine. The heater element in the sensor are sensitive to moisture, so the installation needs to prevent condensation building up in the unit. Also regarding the...
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    MDA GT40 Rebuild.

    Hi Morten, I never stated there was an issue in running the smaller flywheel. The only issue I've seen on taking this route is when we've had to machine a 302 flywheel to fit the ford V6 ring-gear as the ring gear fits where the balancing holes were leaving voids in the area of the interference...
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    MDA GT40 Rebuild.

    Hi Jack, Mark Sibley may not sell full sized bellhousing, but Chris Cole (who specialises in UN-1 transmissions) does and adapter plates for full size flywheels are readily available from Mick Sollis at Southern GT. I've build '40's with both these options. The Quaife internals are likely to be...
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    Dasboard fitting

    Hi JP, I installed my in a similar fashion as described by Udo, but I also improved the rigidity by adding straps between the steering column and the lower edge of the dash. Regards, Andy
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    GT40 Induction system?

    Hi Tim, looking at the design of your throttle bodies, you should be able to use sausage filters supplied by the likes of ITG etc, These are commonly fitted to Cosworth DFV's and F5000 engines. You will need the larger ones such as JC70/JC71 I've used them on my build and have now done over...
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    302W GT40 for sale

    That's a seriously impressive build Good luck with the sale Andy
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    Norfolk Tornado

    Hi Phil, Have at page 2 of my build log, as there’s some more information on how I fitted the EPAS unit. I think I used a unit with no tilt section. For the steering wheel I was able to buy a proper adapter hub, but for another build I bought an old steering wheel to cannibalise it for the...
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    WTB: Small Block Ford 8 Stack Fuel Injection

    Hi, I can recommend AT Power IDA throttle bodies, as I've built 2 systems on 302 engines with these units However, if you want the period IDA Weber look, I'd wait until next year when Jenvey release their IDA heritage throttle bodies Regards, Andy
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    FS EU LeMans Grill sets

    Wow, Long answer, I think I need legal advice should before responding Short answer, Yes
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    FS EU LeMans Grill sets

    Back by popular demand……& a site supporter Firstly, I’d like to thank the people who’ve offered their support, as I try and help them with their builds. Secondly I’m only looking to supply these parts, as there’s a genuine interest in the what I’ve done regarding quality. I previously supplied...
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    Who is the manufacturer of these rear vents?

    Hi all, Sorry for the slow response on this matter, work & life keep getting in the way! I’ve now had the quote back from the supplier and I can do a set of three panels (one upper & 2 lower panels) for the same price as before £80/set + postage These are water cut (a better process for cutting...
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    Who is the manufacturer of these rear vents?

    Hi all, following interest on here and conversations with various people on the club stand at the NEC over the weekend, I will investigate doing another batch - probably 10 sets. I'm getting quotes from the laser cutters and out of the country next week, so it will be a few weeks to get things...
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    Who is the manufacturer of these rear vents?

    Hi Andrew, I've previously supplied around 20 sets of these panels a few years ago, but I've still got the punch tooling and could still supply them if there's enough interest https://www.gt40s.com/threads/gt40-9-hole-grille-set-gulf-le-mans-style.39898/#post405092 Regards, Andy PS I will be...
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