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by disco2hse
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Front brakes
Replies: 6
Views: 107

Re: Front brakes

Oh yes. Forgot about that.
by disco2hse
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 117
Views: 6048

Re: Restoration

Also, in NZ we don't have salt on the roads when it gets icy. So less chance of rust.
by disco2hse
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:21 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Front brakes
Replies: 6
Views: 107

Re: Front brakes

The back plate looks like the right one.

The drum diameter is 11" and the shoes are 3" wide. The drum is also larger on the V8.
by disco2hse
Tue Aug 13, 2019 5:03 am
Forum: Sales and Wants
Topic: Stage 1 front Axle
Replies: 2
Views: 746

Re: Stage 1 front Axle

What's up with yours?

What specific part are you looking for? Part numbers would be useful.
by disco2hse
Fri Aug 09, 2019 2:13 am
Forum: Introductions and Photos
Topic: Stage 1 TDi Station Wagon
Replies: 13
Views: 841

Re: Stage 1 TDi Station Wagon

If you are going to run an overdrive, then use the standard lower ratio gearing. Don't use the RRC gearing otherwise you won't have enough power with both 4th gear and overdrive. Either overdrive or higher ratio gears. Not both. Why not put a 3.9 Disco1 in? Stick the strommies, etc. on, and current ...
by disco2hse
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: Introductions and Photos
Topic: Stage 1 TDi Station Wagon
Replies: 13
Views: 841

Re: Stage 1 TDi Station Wagon

Very interesting read. Thank you. Over here, the typical engines are Nissan or Isuzu.
by disco2hse
Sat Aug 03, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 117
Views: 6048

Re: Restoration

Wiring looks better than what I found in the back of mine.
by disco2hse
Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Sales and Wants
Topic: Wanted ERC5536 & ERC5537 plus 2x tie AAU7967
Replies: 3
Views: 219

Re: Wanted ERC5536 & ERC5537 plus 2x tie AAU7967

Mine don't even have the cable ties.
by disco2hse
Mon Jul 22, 2019 2:14 am
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Paint code
Replies: 11
Views: 442

Re: Paint code

Unfortunately, all too common. Write up blurb on http://bit.ly/2JGGyGB states: Land Rover Series III Specification Guide 5 (1 rating by Goodreads) Hardback English By (author) James Taylor Share The Series III Land Rovers enjoyed a long production run of nearly fifteen years, taking over from the Se...
by disco2hse
Tue Jul 02, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Restoration
Replies: 117
Views: 6048

Re: Restoration

Quite possibly one of the best rebuild descriptions I've seen. Good job :!:
by disco2hse
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Introductions and Photos
Topic: Stage 1 TDi Station Wagon
Replies: 13
Views: 841

Re: Stage 1 TDi Station Wagon

The RRC gearing does provide what you are asking for and frankly, I think it is a better box than the R380.
by disco2hse
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Steering relay.
Replies: 19
Views: 925

Re: Steering relay.

OMG what am I looking looking at there in the photo? Is it top looking down, back looking front, or what?

PAS options vary a lot and there were some after market conversions kits on the market at different times. The most common approach has generally been to fit the RRC set up.
by disco2hse
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Introductions and Photos
Topic: Cheshire Fire Brigade Stage 1 V8
Replies: 3
Views: 324

Re: Cheshire Fire Brigade Stage 1 V8

Would love to see the odd picture of the project, if you remember. I imagine getting the pumps will be the hardest.

Oh, no pumps in this one?
by disco2hse
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Sales and Wants
Topic: Wanted... Windscreen glass Sundym
Replies: 4
Views: 413

Re: Wanted... Windscreen glass Sundym

Laminate cut to size is how we do it. Same stuff as what goes into caravans.