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by clive
Mon Mar 08, 2021 12:27 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Fuse identity
Replies: 9
Views: 126

Re: Fuse identity

It didn't take long as it is a simple pull off/push on wire job. If I remember it took about 20 minutes.
by clive
Mon Mar 08, 2021 12:03 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Fuse identity
Replies: 9
Views: 126

Re: Fuse identity

Welcome to the club Nik! I replaced my canoe fuses for a smaller, compact blade style fuse box and instantly noticed a difference in the car's electrics. The gauges are now accurate and lights brighter due to better contact with the fuses. Perhaps not as authentic, but does a far better job. https:/...
by clive
Thu Mar 04, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Fuse identity
Replies: 9
Views: 126

Re: Fuse identity

My original fuse box was the canoe type and fitted with white 8 amp fuses throughout. It soon became obvious that these were wrong the first time I drove the car in the dark when the headlights stopped working after about 5 minutes.
by clive
Tue Mar 02, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Fuse identity
Replies: 9
Views: 126

Re: Fuse identity

From the Ford Engine wiring diagram, Blue/Red wire is to dipped headlights. The only relays that have brown wires appear to be the two radiator fans, which are fused, and the other is the starter motor relay which has Brown, Black, white/Red and White/Red wires. I would also suggest checking the amp...
by clive
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Rover V8 Water Pump Pulley Size
Replies: 6
Views: 169

Re: Rover V8 Water Pump Pulley Size

Why would you want to increase the water flow? If you do, then would the water not flow faster through the radiator and therefore not cool as much? The rate of flow will also vary as to the engine speed.
by clive
Thu Feb 18, 2021 11:42 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Rover v8 oil pressure relief valve - fixed!
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: Rover v8 oil pressure relief valve - fixed!

Namrick Ltd are a good supplier of Metric and Imperial bolts. https://www.namrick.co.uk/acatalog/
by clive
Sun Jan 17, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Finishline Accessories
Replies: 21
Views: 1939

Re: Finishline Accessories

Can any of our US members shed any light on this?
by clive
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: IVA Pass and Registration
Replies: 26
Views: 2353

Re: IVA Pass and Registration

A bit low front and rear in my opinion, but it's up to you. Originals ran higher than most of our do. Remember the suspension will settle after the first few hundred miles.

Lovely looking car.
by clive
Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Car tests on TV
Replies: 4
Views: 554

Re: Car tests on TV

I'll just need to check out the VideoPlus+ codes to programme the machine. :?
by clive
Mon Dec 07, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Car tests on TV
Replies: 4
Views: 554

Re: Car tests on TV

Thanks Peter, I'll see if I can find a blank tape to record it on.