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by richardsthom
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Replacing rear suspension on my convertible.
Replies: 8
Views: 385

Re: Replacing rear suspension on my convertible.

All the above are good points but have not mention the front spring shackle bolt, it's nut is often easy to undo but the head will have rusted to the retainer which itself is held by 2 bolts to the spring hanger, they probably need lubricating as described above but it can be tricky getting a spanne...
by richardsthom
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Series II to 1000 Brakes/Wheels
Replies: 3
Views: 194

Re: Series II to 1000 Brakes/Wheels

There is no real difference between series II kingpins and 1000 kingpins, so if they are not worn, trunions or kingpin threads, there is no need to change them. Brakes depend on the engine size and if you are increasing power, if still using the original 803cc engine then the original 7" brakes if w...
by richardsthom
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Alta OHV new parts
Replies: 1
Views: 236

Alta OHV new parts

I have obtained quotes for manufacturing the following Alta OHV conversion valve train components: Rocker shaft £99.54 ea Pushrod £7.22 ea Intertappet £6.72 ea Rocker shaft pillar 1 £2.27 ea Rocker shaft pillar 2&3 £26.74 ea Rocker shaft pillar 4 £22.81 ea Tappet adjust screw £7.22 ea This would giv...