I second all that, check all the basics first. I had a 80/81 classic I used for comps with at least a 2 inch lift, had no problems on the road at all.
Can't remember where I saw it - on here somewhere probably - copper grease not the best thing to use on brake components.
Yes it was the dust cap, cleaned everything with a rotary wire brush, then acetone, and gave the old dust seal a dose of silicon as a temp fix....
Get yourself some Wipac Crystal units and fit Osram Nightbreaker bulbs. If you want better than that fit a Boomslang harness.
Found EP 90 all over the rear r/h wheel, :(:( checked the axle breather, all good, annealed the washers and replaced. Cleaned the wheel etc, I...
At least it wernt a japs eye.
I used the Britpart kit supplied by Paddocks, been on around 5 or 6 years and 20k miles with no problems so far. In fact gave them a quick once...
Well done, looks a useful mod. And whatever you do don't try cutting the rust out.
I used to carry 5ltr in the 90 just for emergency use, then in late 2019 I was part of a group green laning in Portugal. Our regulations for being...
I have a 10 ltr steel jerry can in the back of my 90, never used it in 2 years, but good for peace of mind.
Is there a shelf life for diesel ?,...
I use a steel tent peg for stirring small tins of paint in a battery drill, just use a hammer to flatten out the curly end a bit. Works a lot...
I've had a few V8's and must say I've loved every minute of driving them, BUT, being now retired and living in a big country, I moved to diesel....
Here's Buttercup, 1988 2.4 VM, and Norman 1991 200Tdi.
Get well soon, but don't try to rush it, just relax and enjoy (?) an enforced break. All the work will still be there when your better.
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Gave Buttercup a bit of quality time and pampering, well, she's worth it. Sometimes anyway when everything is working.
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Well I certainly wouldn't argue with Ashcroft, if they say do it then OK. BUT something has obviously changed, you just have to ask yourself what.:D
I think you aught to be using EP90 in the transfer box, check and change before you do some damage.
Very nice @Enthusiastman , I sometimes wish I had the skills and the unwanted cash to own one.
I wish you joy of it.:):)
@Datatek , nice to see you old chap, how's things going??
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