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by Cliff4WD
Tue Sep 29, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

Back on it and decided to fit my nice new clutch slave cylinder. Spent hours trawling through every bag of bolts I have looking for the 2 M8s I took off and bagged. Absolutely no sign of them and could I find a couple of M8 set screws anywhere? No! It's enough to drive you over the top these silly l...
by Cliff4WD
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: HCPU Recomission Ongoing
Replies: 5
Views: 51

Re: HCPU Recomission Ongoing

Looking good 👍🏻
by Cliff4WD
Thu Sep 24, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

I've not been able to do much since putting the engine back in (ongoing chronic health issues). I did though spend a bit of time today making up some new brake lines. https://i.postimg.cc/dQzdJ97G/IMG-20200918-123358.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/7b8qjhZT/IMG-20200918-133616.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/PfLY...
by Cliff4WD
Mon Sep 14, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

Milestone day today; the V8 is back in.

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Had to get help guiding it in place but managed to do it without too much problem, just a bit of wiggling to locate the primary input shaft splines in the clutch plate.
by Cliff4WD
Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Exhaust - Gear Box Crossmember
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: Exhaust - Gear Box Crossmember

What "big curve"? Mine must have a completely different exhaust setup to yours then Map because my pipe sits on top of the crossmember.

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by Cliff4WD
Sat Sep 12, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

Progress is not as fast as some seem to manage but nethertheless, progress there is. Having received last few bits needed, back to work. Refitted the oil pickup strainer (was waiting on gasket) and put the sump back on. https://i.postimg.cc/qR8ZWBTn/IMG-20200908-154501.jpg New oil pump gears in, pac...
by Cliff4WD
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

by Cliff4WD
Mon Sep 07, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

More bits

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Waiting on one more delivery then should be able to finish off and put it back in.
by Cliff4WD
Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Exhaust - Gear Box Crossmember
Replies: 4
Views: 107

Re: Exhaust - Gear Box Crossmember

Above
by Cliff4WD
Sun Sep 06, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Sales and Wants
Topic: Deep Dish Land Rover Wheel Rims FOR SALE
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: Deep Dish Land Rover Wheel Rims FOR SALE

It would be useful if a url link was posted in these notifications rather than an id number which is interpreted as a bl***y phone number on iPads, etc.
by Cliff4WD
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

L. O. F Power spec clutch kit arrived.

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by Cliff4WD
Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

Got stuck straight back in today and fitted the new camshaft: Piper Torquemax. https://i.postimg.cc/ZYD9mGtg/IMG-20200829-111327.jpg After smearing it with graphene assembly grease, slipped it in gently (phnarr phnarr) and checked turned nice and smooth. Fitted perfectly. https://i.postimg.cc/0NqM37...
by Cliff4WD
Fri Aug 28, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

Today's mission was refit the cylinder heads. First I had to refit the valves in the LH head. Smear valve stem with some Graphene... https://i.postimg.cc/HkjYZ92X/IMG-20200828-141408.jpg ... insert valve through guide... https://i.postimg.cc/bwMzKSCM/IMG-20200828-141417.jpg ... locate valve spring.....
by Cliff4WD
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 224
Views: 34919

Re: Restoration

Excited! 🤗
The goodies have arrived

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The refresh and upgrade is about to commence.