Quick restoration job :)

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Quick restoration job :)

Postby lisadavee » Mon Jun 06, 2016 8:56 am

A quick restoration job due to redundancy lol , everything done now apart from brakes on drivers side front , needs new cylinders but cannot the the bolts of the old ones , any advise please don't think they have been changed since it was made lol x[frame]Image[/frame][frame]Image[/frame][frame]Image[/frame][frame]Image[/frame]

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Re: Quick restoration job :)

Postby davidmiles » Mon Jun 06, 2016 3:39 pm

I do like that colour tone seperation,very subtle and have to say, classy looking.
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Re: Quick restoration job :)

Postby firehor5e » Wed Jun 15, 2016 8:13 pm

Try cleaning with a wire brush, loads of plusgas,soak over night,another soak..try to move the offending bolt a little TIGHTER,as this may break the bond it has made and if you do slip and round off the bolt it will still have a good surface area on the "undo "parts of the head.Allways use a decent fitting tool,socket preferably,or ring spanner.Once the bolt yields,keep up the lubrication and dont try to remove it in one go.ie undo do up undo etc. If the cylinders are scrap,try a blowlamp if its safe to do so.
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