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dubberatlast
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 1:18 pm

you will never believe it all finished nearly just back lights and blead the breaks, started him up sweet, put it in gear something in the gearbox went bang thrush bearing i think, so unless i can blag a lift for tonight i will be missing yet another meet Evil or Very Mad
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 1:20 pm

You aint having much luck there...are you sure its not fixable?

Crying or Very sad
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 1:20 pm

gutted for you dude....but there will be more meets...hope to see you tonight afro
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 1:22 pm

hope i can get a lift ive missed 3 meets already i think might go and pull the engine and see if i cant get the thrush bearing changed
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 1:43 pm

Carl have you thought about the problem being the clutch cable as you have had the pedal assembly off and apart?

May be worth checking before taking the engine out...... confused
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 2:11 pm

No deff thrush bearing gutted havnt got one either Wink

front slammed

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engine out

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thrush bearing go bang

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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 6:30 pm

ouch man that looks nasty
did it damage anything else?

later
john
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 6:33 pm

the preasure plate on the clutch but that was it thank god lucky realy but i took the clutch back to the shop and got a full refund so not to bad Smile Wink
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 6:34 pm

full refund excellent
did u get a new bearing too?

later
john
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 6:50 pm

not yet thecrewkid is nice enough to take me to exeter gsf tomorrow to pick up the new clutch and that comes with everything i need so even though i missed the meet tonight atleast i can still get my bug back on the road Wink
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 9:45 pm

good to hear you and the crewkid are getting it sorted

later
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 10:21 pm

Oh man, I bet you were gutted pale I will catch up with you soon reference the seat belts, I don't think I need the heater bits any more as I have everything missing not just a couple of bits so I probably wont bother. No
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 10:26 pm

Let me no dude ive looked under the bonnet of the green one and no pipes the controls are there it is a 1300 1972 model mine is a 1500 1970 and nothing is the same, let me no about the seat belts how much def need them anyway Wink
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 10:31 pm

I don't know what they are worth? Rolling Eyes How does £20 sound Question
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 10:41 pm

I think that is about right, ive currently spent up this week after the clutch, i will let you no tomorrow if def want them and when i can sort some cash, is that ok Wink
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyFri Oct 27, 2006 11:14 pm

If you let me know if you want them, I can take them to work and you can sort me the money out later mate, that's not a problem. Cool
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptySat Oct 28, 2006 6:58 am

If you want bud i'll mend the belt for you Wink Wink
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptySat Oct 28, 2006 7:04 am

both need replacing as i didnt take them out when i did all the welding so now full of little holes oops cheers for the offer though bud Wink
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptySat Oct 28, 2006 6:09 pm

engine is all back in with new clutch and thrush bearing turns out i was sold the wrong clutch

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couple more pics on 4 wheels

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all thats left to do now is bleed breaks and get a pair of new 1200 rear lights as mine have had it and sort out why i have no break lights
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptySat Oct 28, 2006 10:14 pm

dubberatlast wrote:

all thats left to do now is bleed breaks and sort out why i have no break lights

Well that will explain it then buddy (hydraulic brake light switch) Wink Wink





Bleed the brakes then the brake lights will work Rolling Eyes
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptySun Oct 29, 2006 8:03 pm

yeah back on the road at last all i need to sort no is the break lights as they still dont work, rich has lent me his electrical tester so i can find the problem Wink
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyWed Nov 01, 2006 5:37 pm

He is now sticker less No

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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyWed Nov 01, 2006 7:07 pm

Poor duie, he has lost his identity Sad Have you decided on a colour scheme yet or are you just leaving him plain black Question
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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyWed Nov 01, 2006 7:37 pm

hopefully after christmas the crewkid is going to do his magic Wink

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PostSubject: Re: duies resto   duies resto - Page 4 EmptyWed Nov 01, 2006 8:12 pm

Yeah, that looks cool as dude, yet another fine looking bug to add to DBS lol!
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