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  1. Shaun Sizen

    AEM Pumps

    Hi Anyone any experience of these? https://www.demon-tweeks.com/uk/aem-electronics-380lph-inline-high-flow-fuel-pump-aem50-1005/ I was thinking of 2 of them to feed my swirl pot then out via an AEM filter aka https://www.demon-tweeks.com/uk/aem-electronics-high-flow-fuel-filter-aem25-201bk/ Cheers
  2. Shaun Sizen

    Fuel Shut Off Valves

    Hi Anyone in the UK know where to get fuel shut off valves form? Just to divert the return from the swirl pot back to the correct tank. Have seen these https://www.autoelectricsupplies.co.uk/product/731/category/121 but sort of like the look of inline ones aka...
  3. Shaun Sizen

    Bleeding Clutch

    And I could use stronger words than bleeding :) Ok so testing the clutch and brake lines before they are covered up, using a new Sealey (so decent quality) vacuum bleeder, not used it before but is seems simple enough.... Have fitted the rubber cap over the nipple and secured with a cable tie...
  4. Shaun Sizen

    Wiper Motor Blows Fuse When Park Connected

    Working though my SGT electrics, all pretty good will update build log soon, one issue, the park never worked on the wiper motor, slow and fats are fine but when turned off in ant position it never parked. Now if I connect the Park wire to the switch it pops the fuse every time...Duff motor...
  5. Shaun Sizen

    IVA Headlight Flasher Requirement

    Just doing the depths of wiring the car, quite fun, will update my build log soon but just one thing, is it an IVA requirement to have a headlamp flasher? Cheers
  6. Shaun Sizen

    Just saying....One of the greatest and not in F1

    https://www.goodwood.com/grr/race/historic/2019/8/7-day-exclusive-this-ford-gt40-made-nail-bighting-history/ Goodwood this weekend in the UK Spitfires V12 and GT40's V8 Does it get any better? Nah
  7. Shaun Sizen

    Inlet manifold gaskets

    Ok so trial fitting my inlet manifold, I have the gaskets for the induction side, missing the small cork? ones but when I looked at various sites including summit racing quite a few said not to use the cork gasket but to use RTV silicon instead? Thoughts on that appreciated Cheers
  8. Shaun Sizen

    UK Based Car Trimmer

    Hi Looking for a trimmer in the UK to do my dash, got a couple of local quotes, one was £900 plus VAT and you had best sit down fot the other, he said last time he did one it took 9 days so has quoted £4100 bloody nearly fell off me workshop stool, I think he doth not want the job Did a nice job...
  9. Shaun Sizen

    6.3mm to 2.8mm flying leads

    Ok just putting one out there, anyone ever come across a pre made flying lead to convert a 6.3mm male spade terminal to a 2.8mm female? My switches have small switch blocks on the back rated to 6A and theyhave 2.8mm spades coming out. I made one and it seems ok but by lord I have to make 30 :)...
  10. Shaun Sizen

    Seems I was Completely Off The Mark

    There was I trying to recreate a Mk1 1960's Gulf coloured GT40 and it seems I was way off the design look.... https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Atco-GT40-Twin-Ride-on-Lawnmower-2016-Collect-or-Mulch/333189534968?hash=item4d93a4d4f8:g:N~EAAOSwukRc1Gwb Not sure about having it in British racing Green...
  11. Shaun Sizen

    UN1 Clutch Slave Cylinder Thread Size?

    Anyone know what it is? I read M10 but its not that for sure, looks 3/8 fine?
  12. Shaun Sizen

    Which OIl

    Hi What oil is best fir my UN1 box? I have dug around and it seems TRX 75-80 is what was used Cheers
  13. Shaun Sizen

    Oil Cooler Location

    Anyone any thoughts, ideas, do / don't do's on locating the oil cooler on a SGT? I have seem then standing upright to the inside of the N/S wheel with a top strap but not sure of that would incur a lot of stress vibration even with rubber mounts?? Cheers
  14. Shaun Sizen

    AP Racing Calipers Heli Coil Has Come Out!!

    Evening Ok removed the caliper pin on my new squeaky clean AP 5000 calipers and the spring which looks like a heli coil on the thread end came out with it?? Any ideas? I have emailed AP see if they can do a repair, odd as they are brand new, anyone had this happen or know how to replace the...
  15. Shaun Sizen

    N7735-10 Wiring Diagram

    Hi Anyone got a wiring diagram for the N7735 alternator? Cheers
  16. Shaun Sizen

    Fire Extinguisher Plumbed Into Cockpit

    Afternoon all Looking at systems , most seem to have cockpit as well as engine bay, just wondered thoughts as if cockpit is needed in a road car? The Lifeline Zero 360 has two outlets one for engine bay and one for cabin but if I just did engine I guess that one would have to be blocked off? I...
  17. Shaun Sizen

    Which Water Pump - 1971 Ford 302

    Evening all The water pump on my 1971 302 is the wrong one, to be fair I did ask for one not to be fitted but the guy fitted one he had free to stop and dirt, etc getting in and be able to spin the engine up to check oil pressure. so which one fits best for a Southern GT? Paul Bav mentioned his...
  18. Shaun Sizen

    Free - Just Pay Postage - Horn and Hoses

    Afternoon all, Got sent 2 of these by mistake and they did not want it back (Card Builder Solutions) so rather than sit on my shelf anyone want it? Just pay postage, UK only as not worth sending overseas :) Also got these wrong length (by about 10mm Grrrrr) so any use to anyone same deal...
  19. Shaun Sizen

    Wilwood Reservoir Caps

    Evening all Any idea where in the UK you can get Wilwood caps with the warning sensors for the 0.625 and 0.75 compact brake reservoirs? I got some generic ones from Car Builder solutions but they don't fit, thread wrong and too tall Cheers
  20. Shaun Sizen

    Lifting points for 302

    Hi Ok need to lift the engine onto the bench, got Brodix heads, no inlet manifold so cannot lift on a card plate, am I able to lift using the heads? Bit worries as they are aluminium? Any idea the bolt size needed if so? On the flywheel end I can for now use the bell housing bolts but once the...
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