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  1. J

    Does anybody know......

    I situations like that I have ground the 3rd key off the male so it keys into the female on the 2 lower keys only. Or grind all the keys but one off the male plug, it works for me. Jim
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    Dimensions for Body Mount Points

    I made an alloy body for mine, the spider has mounting bolts at the base of the A pillars. the front of the spider at the lower screen area is glued and riveted. The front rear clips just swing of the hinges. The doors swing off hinges mounted to the chassis. My build is in the build forum...
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    O2 Sensor Location?

    Plan a is better ,plan b you may get some feed back of mixtures through the cross over pipe on plan B. Your sensors will need heaters as they will go cold on A and B
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    Experiences with wheel bearings and retaining compound

    Most of that style bearing have a large circlip retaining the bearing not loctite.. jim
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    Injection stack covers?

    Or you go to the hardware and buy sink plugs and some cord to link them together. Jim
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    Fasteners for plexiglass / laminate

    I used these in my alloy body,I drilled a hole then used a small square file. as you have a glass body maybe you can source a longer clip, the advantage is it acts like a nylock but if you strip it you pop in another clip. They come in different sizes. jim
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    Wiper Motor Blows Fuse When Park Connected

    Park is on a separate wire usually,The wiper powers on one circuit but when you turn of it powers a separate circuit that passes through a split ring or slip ring with a break in it. When the contact gets to the break the wiper motor stops. I ran a separate relay to power the park circuit, so...
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    Uprights

    https://www.gt40s.com/threads/ozi-206-sp.46027/ John On page one post 11 is the rear upright I made using a toyota bearing Post 91 is the front upright using toyota bearings. Ignore the front upright on page one as I dumped them for the latter on 91 Hope it helps. Jim
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    Brake Judder!!! What is it? Why does it happen?

    you need to slot your rotors,gas is building up under the pad when they get hot. the gas build up is the effect that you are experiencing.
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    Brake Judder!!! What is it? Why does it happen?

    What the issue is as the pad builds up heat it lets out gas.The gas builds up and when it gets to a point it cant escape from under the pad so it will push the pad back of the disk the evacuate. This is why it gets worse as it gets hotter, more heat more gas. Slot your rotors, when on slot is...
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    Brake Judder!!! What is it? Why does it happen?

    The pad is building up gas and pushes the pad back of the disk , that is the shudder. Slot your rotors so as one slot is leaving the pad another must be entering. This will give the gas a escape path. As your pad temp is increasing the issue is worse, also when it cools and you are streeting the...
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    Brake Judder!!! What is it? Why does it happen?

    What the issue is as the pad builds up heat it lets out gas.The gas builds up and when it gets to a point it cant escape from under the pad so it will push the pad back of the disk the evacuate. This is why it gets worse as it gets hotter, more heat more gas. Slot your rotors, when on slot is...
  13. J

    Bleeding Clutch

    Put Plasticine or a putty around the base off the thread on the cyl just to stop it sucking air down the tread if it bothers you. When you are done just remove it.
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    Gearbox speedo drive

    What sort of gearbox. Is it an inductive pick up or hall effect. What is the issue? jim
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    brake line pressure

    I take a simplistic approach to this, I have had numerous duel master pedal boxes and have sold over 30. Most have ended up with 5/8 front and rear and just balance it off on the bar. If the pedal is to hard the cylinder or cylinders are to large, if low to small, when correct the feel is some...
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    Overheating....

    One thing I did on my 40 was on the top of the out tank I have a bleed plug. I remove the plug screw in a bsp barb fitting and attach a piece of clear 1/4" hose. I bull clip it to the front clip as high as possible (front clip open) it bleeds the air out nicely, that and bleeds in heads and top...
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    DIY mkiiA sump tank

    I made my tank. It has 3 baffle plates or floors with 3/4 holes that are swagged in towards the floor, the plates are about an inch apart and the holes on the middle plate are off set from the top and bottom, This is so the oil does not fall through the holes in the next plate. This is so the...
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    Dry Sump Info Needed

    My tank empty,s over time, well not completely. It fills up the sump because its lower. In the 9 years its been in use it sucks it out and pumps it back into the tank in no time flat. I do have a breather hose coming off the old dip stick tube from memory, I did have to put a fuel line check...
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    Steering Rack Replacement Needed RF#103 Mfg. date 2005

    I own rf 105 Jim and I would be almost certain it is a ford escort rack, I think cortina racks have a different mount. Jim
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    Bump steer

    You don't have to make it that complicated. If you shoot the laser 90deg out from the wheel onto a target (sheet of paper). Draw a centre line on the paper ,pump the wheel up in the working range any deviation off the line is bumpsteer. Adjust to the minimum amount of deviation.
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