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by kdavies3
Wed Jun 24, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: setting rear IRS camber
Replies: 18
Views: 1827

Re: setting rear IRS camber

Well done Simon!
by kdavies3
Wed Jun 24, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: KVA GT40 available
Replies: 3
Views: 551

Re: KVA GT40 available

Hi Clive, here you go. The car is located in Bridgend (South Wales). Also posted on the CobraClub.com forum. Not surprisingly there is interest. https://i.imgur.com/FCqqnW3.jpg https://i.imgur.com/54zdVuM.jpg https://i.imgur.com/x5eBdQM.jpg https://i.imgur.com/yXAQHMy.jpg https://i.imgur.com/f4wZI7H...
by kdavies3
Tue Jun 23, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: KVA GT40 available
Replies: 3
Views: 551

KVA GT40 available

Hi all, this is not mine but I'm putting this on here for a friend. It's a KVA GT40 replica. Currently fitted with BMW V8 (I know WTF?) The car is on a Q Plate a non runner. It's going to be a start again job I think. The car has been off the road since 1989/90. The good news is that it is registere...
by kdavies3
Fri Jun 19, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Knock-on wheels: anti-sieze?
Replies: 10
Views: 1147

Re: Knock-on wheels: anti-sieze?

I'll be on the lookout for a set of IVA happy nuts, as and when I get that far.
Fully aware that the 3 legged spinners don't cut it.
by kdavies3
Thu Jun 18, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: setting rear IRS camber
Replies: 18
Views: 1827

Re: setting rear IRS camber

I think you have the right idea Simon.
I'll be doing the same as Stew as and when I've run the car long enough to settle the suspension and springs etc.
Not happening yet as I'm still starved of exhaust manifolds.
by kdavies3
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: Knock-on wheels: anti-sieze?
Replies: 10
Views: 1147

Re: Knock-on wheels: anti-sieze?

Hi I've always used Copper Slip to good effect.
On the threads, splines or pins and on the tapers.
Are you going to wire the spinners too?
I always do.
by kdavies3
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Forum Login
Replies: 30
Views: 3060

Re: Forum Login

Mine is secure with the padlock and remembering me fine.
Although I think when this all first started, I did what Clive did and created a new link without thinking about it.

Just noticed that the forum doesn't show me as a 289R member (which I am).
by kdavies3
Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Goodwood Festival of Speed
Replies: 6
Views: 2310

Re: Goodwood Festival of Speed

Sadly but not unexpected.
Goodwood has finally announced that the FOS and the Revival are both cancelled for 2020.
Tickets can be refunded or rolled over until next year.
by kdavies3
Thu Jun 11, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Tech Stuff
Topic: help! starter motor
Replies: 15
Views: 1564

Re: help! starter motor

I assume you've checked your battery voltage and terminal tightness?
by kdavies3
Tue Jun 09, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Headers for 289/302
Replies: 9
Views: 1385

Re: Wanted - Headers for 289/302

Hi Roger, thanks for that.
As I'm still waiting for my manifolds from Gerry (now over 6 months) I was considering modifying some block huggers again.
Following your comments maybe I won't.