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by jeff
Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Part completed Hawk kit wanted.
Replies: 4
Views: 1690

Re: Part completed Hawk kit wanted.

Hi I have a 90% finished hawk that I am considering to sell fully SVA and registered in UK and declared sorn for last 8 years it is a 289 fia with lemans hardtop and split boot.... completed less than 200 hundred miles 302 engine by real steel unpainted untrimmed can supply full spec if interested m...
by jeff
Tue Aug 14, 2012 8:25 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: T5 Input shaft
Replies: 4
Views: 2565

Re: T5 Input shaft

Hi Roger I picked up the engine from real steel with the clutch and flywheel all fitted and ready to receive the gearbox ...it does rather sound to me then that the bearing was never fitted by them and I assumed it was so gearbox out to see is the only way. Is the bearing specified in my previous po...
by jeff
Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:12 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: T5 Input shaft
Replies: 4
Views: 2565

T5 Input shaft

Another conundrum chaps, Adjusted clutch so release bearing is just touching .however I still have (although I didnt mention before) a noise which sounds like I havnt got a pilot bush in the back of the crankshaft Ford302........When the engine was built I was supposed to have fitted a 1965-69 289 m...
by jeff
Wed Aug 08, 2012 8:26 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: clutch preload?
Replies: 10
Views: 4802

Re: clutch preload?

Thanks Both...I will let you know how I get on

Jeff
by jeff
Sun Aug 05, 2012 3:28 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: clutch preload?
Replies: 10
Views: 4802

Re: clutch preload?

Hi Clive,

Thanks for that ....is there not a possibility of losing the rod without a spring?

Jeff
by jeff
Thu Aug 02, 2012 9:32 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: clutch preload?
Replies: 10
Views: 4802

clutch preload?

chaps
I have a T5 gearbox mounted onto a ford 302 with a 10.5 inch ford 3piece diapghram clutch should this have preload or clearance to the clutch release bearing? using gerrys standard hydraulic clutch lever with little mounting block. I keep reading conflicting articles
by jeff
Sun Oct 31, 2010 9:17 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: just a thought
Replies: 1
Views: 1471

just a thought

What the hell was he thinking speaking without permission in the forest anyway?
by jeff
Mon Oct 05, 2009 11:33 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: hot rear axle
Replies: 1
Views: 1577

hot rear axle

Chaps How hot should an MGB axle get? I am trying to trace noises (150 very slow miles only completed since SVA).....some I think from the gearbox and some from the recon back axle....... there is no trim in the car so yoiu expect noise but I have got all sorts of strange noises T5 gearbox brand new...
by jeff
Sun Jun 21, 2009 8:47 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: An image problem
Replies: 3
Views: 2252

Re: An image problem

Thanks for that clive
by jeff
Fri Jun 19, 2009 1:30 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: An image problem
Replies: 3
Views: 2252

An image problem

Chaps how do you upload images to the forum?

Jeff