Looking at the two sheared ends of the bolt show that the bolt has largely been cracked through for ages.
Got the seals out...
Is it worth trying an Easy Out or am I more likely to end up with a snapped, hardened steel, nightmare?
Breakers to breakers, rust to rust.
That awful moment when you realise that some level of technical skill is required :(
Spare time today so I fitted my MuddyMods clutch slave bracket to replace the bendy, rusty thing that was there.
Time to attack the rear diff....
Pretty sure Storey Wilson had a video on YouTube showing how to strip and rebuild a strut.
Is that not just making the problem worse in the long run by drawing more oil out of the already dried out plastic?
I suppose it depends on...
Boiled linseed oil works well and saves you standing in the road smearing your car with food.
Well in the end I visited my new, local (and maybe a bit dodgy) secondhand power tools emporium. Picked up an 18V Milwaukee with battery and...
Can anyone recommend a good, battery powered impact?
I have a big 240V Clarke impact wrench but it's only good for certain things because 1) cable...
Mine has a single DIN slot, so no.
At least not without some creativity. Not sure about facelift models.
'For fuel reasons' often doesn't mean that. Have a search on here for the One Wheel Up Test and do it as soon as you can to check the viscous...
But tat is ssshiiinnnneeeeyyyyyyyyy!
BUt then I'll get used to it and regret buying the world's cheapest temperature sensor!
From what I can tell there hasn't been an undershield on there since I was a boy :) Probably explains how the filter got so welded on in the first...
I am now oil-tight. I will swap the mount back next time I drop the oil though as it looks stupid.
Not yet; spent the weekend darn sarf with my old mum as it was her birthday.
This coming weekend looks promising though.
I have ordered a cheapo aftermarket oil temperature sensor for a TF. Makes no sense money-wise but I'm curious now.
For future reference that plug part number is for the first, smaller, hole.
I shan't dick around any more - I'll swap the parts back when I return...
Just went by part number.... Brand new in box - what can go wrong?:eek:
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