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  1. Blackburn replied to the thread Series 3 Newbee - Mystery Oil Leak. Help please?.

    Get some of the oil leaking from crankcase on your finger and smell it if it smells like cats Pee it is gearbox oil not engine oil.

    Mar 21, 2019 at 11:01 PM
  2. Blackburn replied to the thread Clutch Slave Cylinder for a 2A.

    Compatible with the brake fluid as well.

    Mar 20, 2019 at 11:01 PM
  3. Blackburn replied to the thread Clutch Slave Cylinder for a 2A.

    Red brake grease is compatible to the seals and will achieve the same thing not that expensive.

    Mar 20, 2019 at 6:26 PM
  4. Blackburn liked joran's post in the thread Project series 3 xmilitary (Norway).

    After New paint. Very happy with the color. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    IMAG0196.jpg IMAG0198.jpg Mar 19, 2019 at 3:02 PM
  5. Blackburn liked joran's post in the thread Project series 3 xmilitary (Norway).

    In the autumn of 2018, I bought a series 3, it is originally a car from the Norwegian army a 1975 mod. Previous owner has made some modifications. V8 and power steering from a defender. This is how it was when I bought it [ATTACH] This winter I...

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  6. Blackburn posted a new thread.

    Wanted Mapp free wheel hubs parts

    Looking for some centre selector pieces for my Mapp freewheel hubs mine where worn when I got them 12 years ago and now in need of replacing. So if anyone can help that would be great. Part number 3 in attached pic.

    Mapp selector.JPG

    Forum: Land Rover Accessories & Parts

    Mar 18, 2019 at 6:47 PM
  7. Blackburn attached a file to the thread Historic classification after engine swap.

    Yes but many do modify chassis. Richards provide replacement chassis with different engine mounts at buyers request. A full vehicle inspection by VOSA would probably take registration away and put it on a new plate. 300tdi can be fitted without...

    Mar 18, 2019 at 8:32 AM
  8. Blackburn replied to the thread Historic classification after engine swap.

    Most of the rules you are quoting relate to being MOT exempt if you loose one point for wrong engine your still legal as long as you have 8 points from the rest of vehicle.

    Mar 17, 2019
  9. Blackburn replied to the thread Starter motor.

    When the solenoid jumps forward it closes a set of contacts to energise the motor have you tried power to the motor direct as it may just be the solenoid contacts.

    Mar 17, 2019