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by Dave999
Thu Oct 22, 20 11:33 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Rare trim issue.
Replies: 18
Views: 479

Re: Rare trim issue.

have you tried "Shiny Sinks" https://www.amazon.co.uk/Cleaner-Ceramic-Stainless-Granite-Basins/dp/B00LOOCK6S/ref=asc_df_B00LOOCK6S/?tag=googshopuk-21&linkCode=df0&hvadid=309862952370&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=13947429913523310574&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=1007204&hvtar...
by Dave999
Thu Oct 22, 20 10:00 am
Forum: UK
Topic: 440 motor on eBay uk
Replies: 14
Views: 251

Re: 440 motor on eBay uk

have you tried having a chat with Duncan, cannonball ping him a IM and see if he has anything and if he doesn't, but he gets something in... no harm in you having registered interest. or have a chat with Ron Fenton STS imports about shipping and see if you an find a motor in California. ive only eve...
by Dave999
Wed Oct 21, 20 10:07 am
Forum: UK
Topic: 440 motor on eBay uk
Replies: 14
Views: 251

Re: 440 motor on eBay uk

the factory paint job included overspray all over the place as well like only half way up the manifold runners certain bolts sprayed other bits of kit bolted on afterwards. care and attention for that mirror smooth finish was not part of the plan find out what is inside. sometimes the grotty looking...
by Dave999
Wed Oct 21, 20 9:33 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Fifty shades of Jade
Replies: 487
Views: 16001

Re: Fifty shades of Jade

yeah that wasn't a lunchtime job at the local machine shop was it..

marvellous

Dave
by Dave999
Wed Oct 21, 20 9:28 am
Forum: Bodywork, Chassis & Suspension
Topic: Information
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Information

excellent news

Dave
by Dave999
Tue Oct 20, 20 3:40 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Chassis & Suspension
Topic: Information
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Information

Monkfish has gone, went when Holden shut down but pedders.co.uk exists and he's expanded that massively saw him at the last NATS whilst burning my fingers on bits of clutch plate indicated that he could do one if requested as he had no intention of selling all the gear given the focus of his new exp...
by Dave999
Tue Oct 20, 20 12:20 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Various bits n bobs needed
Replies: 10
Views: 284

Re: Various bits n bobs needed

factory manual and parts book as well
everything is covered

Dave
by Dave999
Tue Oct 20, 20 11:01 am
Forum: Bodywork, Chassis & Suspension
Topic: Information
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Information

id also strongly recommend that you only do the upper ball joints if you have to, its the bottom one that takes most of the battering the pressed arms are good for about 2 or 3 changes and then there is no more metal left for thread. i.e put new ball joints in before swapping bushes, in case you nee...
by Dave999
Tue Oct 20, 20 10:45 am
Forum: Bodywork, Chassis & Suspension
Topic: Information
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Information

lower bushes burn out the rubber pull out the centre and stud cut off inner metal tube from stud weld a washer into the opening use a press to push out the shell new ones clean studs put the studs into the bushes with the press put the bushes with the stud already in. into the arms can't put studs i...
by Dave999
Mon Oct 19, 20 4:05 pm
Forum: Engine, Carburation & Electrics
Topic: Timing - 440
Replies: 34
Views: 766

Re: Timing - 440

28 all in ? Now thats a new one - everything I have read points at 34 (few swear by 36 - but I guess it fuel related). yeah 34 is a nice rule of thumb. it more or less guarantees you will not damage anything in a car engine.. and works ok for just about everything but that's just OK trouble is ever...
by Dave999
Mon Oct 19, 20 1:11 pm
Forum: Engine, Carburation & Electrics
Topic: Timing - 440
Replies: 34
Views: 766

Re: Timing - 440

megajolt

not massively expensive
by Dave999
Mon Oct 19, 20 12:33 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Chassis & Suspension
Topic: Information
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Information

when i last spoke to roger 18 months ago he would still do an alignment

and of course he has all the gear and experience of a least 2 dodge chargers

dave
by Dave999
Mon Oct 19, 20 12:32 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Chassis & Suspension
Topic: Information
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: Information

All i can tell you is what i learnt with mine when i bodged it. :) for a car with power steering you will probably want a bit of weight to it, i.e it no longer needs to be set up as per the book so that a frail old grandmother can park it at walmart. you also in theory do not need to set each side d...
by Dave999
Tue Oct 13, 20 3:27 pm
Forum: Parts
Topic: Remflex graphite Indy 440 exhaust manifold gasket set
Replies: 1
Views: 380

Re: Remflex graphite Indy 440 exhaust manifold gasket set

I use graphite gaskets on mine they are great and will put up with re use if you are careful
damn sight better than a metal shim and some gunk.

good enough for the super heated steam pipes in a power station... perfect for a motor car

Dave
by Dave999
Tue Oct 13, 20 10:55 am
Forum: Engine, Carburation & Electrics
Topic: Radio & Sat Nav Conversion (2017 Dodge Challenger)
Replies: 1
Views: 352

Re: Radio & Sat Nav Conversion (2017 Dodge Challenger)

i think you probably have garmin software....on the sat nav in which case there is probably a way to pull the product keys out of your US centric sofware and patch them into a map update from Euro/FIAT chrysler Ucoonect/Udrive radio...well we use DAB and DAB+ the Us doesn't i'd expect it to be a sof...