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Advest Steering Box Leak Fix

Discussion in 'Technical Archive' started by accywingy, May 8, 2012.

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  1. accywingy

    accywingy Large Member! Administrator

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    I was sent this PDF by a very nice chap from germany that wanted to share his findings but isn't a member of the forum.

    Thanks Ansgar i'm sure it will help a lot of people out!
     

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  2. jamesmartin

    jamesmartin Well-Known Member

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    except for hes missed the point there is room between seal and circlip for an extra spacer to do what he says but in reality as soon as box gets pressure seal is pushed against circlip and so away from needle bearing ,they often releak as shaft were seal sits pits and has worn groove
     
  3. ALLYZ66

    ALLYZ66 New Member

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    i dont mind steering box leaking as it leaves a nice film of oil all over the chassis and stops rusting(morning of MOT
     
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