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by Oaksey
Fri Sep 15, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: For Sale: RR Lowered SS1 Springs
Replies: 4
Views: 158

For Sale: RR Lowered SS1 Springs

Sold :)
by Oaksey
Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Radar Traps
Replies: 20
Views: 744

Radar Traps

I think that was true once upon a time but I've heard of a few people with various plates (black and silver, black and white, riveted characters etc) that have been caught.
by Oaksey
Tue Sep 12, 2017 11:30 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: 4x114.3 15x8 5 spoke revolutions
Replies: 3
Views: 164

4x114.3 15x8 5 spoke revolutions

Ah. Never bothered to join that one. Cheers :)
by Oaksey
Tue Sep 12, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Ebay and other Sales Links
Topic: 4x114.3 15x8 5 spoke revolutions
Replies: 3
Views: 164

4x114.3 15x8 5 spoke revolutions

Was it posted in the group or on his profile? I can't seem to find it on the group
by Oaksey
Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Strange! Core plug issue
Replies: 20
Views: 559

Strange! Core plug issue

Rightly or wrongly, my theory on the circulation is that although you have the antifreeze in it, it probably won't be a perfect mix. I don't mean that you've put the wrong amount in, more that it doesn't actually mix fully with the water, especially when the conditions aren't perfect (like on the ot...
by Oaksey
Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Strange! Core plug issue
Replies: 20
Views: 559

Strange! Core plug issue

As above, I'd put it down to circulation due to it being a low point on the other side of the block to the water pump. There's not a great deal you can do about it if the waterways behind it looked okay, although you could check which type of water pump you have. Some have been known to have inferio...
by Oaksey
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:50 am
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Strange! Core plug issue
Replies: 20
Views: 559

Strange! Core plug issue

Try and find stainless ones. Or as above, coat the inside face. I use Wellseal
by Oaksey
Sat Sep 09, 2017 10:17 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Oil pressure/relief valve
Replies: 17
Views: 421

Oil pressure/relief valve

I bought an oil pump from Burton that was duff. Swapped it for a NOS one and it sorted the problem straight away. The problem seems to be that the PRV in new ones doesn't have a steel sleeve to slide in and gets caught on the ally casting even though I made it nice and smooth
by Oaksey
Sat Sep 09, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: For Sale: RR Lowered SS1 Springs
Replies: 4
Views: 158

For Sale: RR Lowered SS1 Springs

Oohh sounds a bit cheap that. At the very least they're worth 3 dairy milk and a frisbee?
by Oaksey
Sat Sep 09, 2017 5:33 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: For Sale: RR Lowered SS1 Springs
Replies: 4
Views: 158

For Sale: RR Lowered SS1 Springs

As in the pictures, 300lbs and -15mm.
Open to offers as I'm not sure what they were sold for originally
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by Oaksey
Sat Sep 09, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: For Sale: 97mm Cometic Essex Headgaskets
Replies: 1
Views: 160

For Sale: 97mm Cometic Essex Headgaskets

As above, still in the packets
£75 posted
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by Oaksey
Thu Sep 07, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: Scimitar Sightings
Topic: On the way to Goodwood
Replies: 7
Views: 325

On the way to Goodwood

My guess would be S6 #114 (I think) with a red interior and registered in Germany a fair few years ago. Used to be JLR ****
by Oaksey
Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: SS1/SST/Sabre
Topic: Ti Oil Pressure Switch
Replies: 7
Views: 152

Ti Oil Pressure Switch

All the eBay ones that I initially dismissed are listed as BSPT so it looks like that's correct. I'll give one of those a go
by Oaksey
Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: SAR restoration - my old girl
Replies: 1348
Views: 52208

SAR restoration - my old girl

I wouldn't want to deprive you of the fun ;)

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