Monthly Archives: December 2012

Todays work

A few hours spent today: Stripped and rebuilt o/s rear wheelbearings. Prep’d bulkhead ready for the replacemnt vent panel to be fitted. Removed steering box cover box and inner wing splash guards – sheared a few bolts and the o/s cover box fell to bits!! Both splash guards well rotten. Got new splash guards, new […]

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Yet to come

A bit of a list of things to come …. Strip out rear bearings and brakes and rebuild with new parts. Strip out master cylinder and servo and fit new Strip out brake lines and hoses and fit new, including Goodrich braided hoses. All new ball joints – track rod and steering, both ends. Fit […]

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Replacement bulkhead vent panel

The refurbished and galvanised vent panel turned up in the week, so I had a trial fit of it today:

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Brakes – been a bit of a trial.

It’s been a while since I stripped the front off side wheel hub assembly down to fit new wheel bearings, seals and brakes.  In fact, it was my birthday, 21st August !! The bearings and seals were the easy bit. All the parts were oredered from a selection of suppliers. Most of the parts that […]

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