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Forum: Member's Vehicles Today, 10:34 AM
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Posted By Paul_Sterling
I don't think manufacturers fit these things...

I don't think manufacturers fit these things purely to be awkward, its not worth their hassle. It will be driven by the need to reduce weight, and packaging space to provide more space for all of the...
Forum: Member's Vehicles Today, 08:23 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 837
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Hi Neil, The motive power for the parking...

Hi Neil,

The motive power for the parking brake only applies them, they are then ratcheted/held in place, without any further contribution of power (either hydraulically, or electronically) until...
Forum: Member's Vehicles 19-08-18, 09:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 837
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Manufacturers idea of a solution to packaging...

Manufacturers idea of a solution to packaging problems in the centre console, it means there is no longer a need to provide a mechanical actuation cable route to the back brakes. Good concept in...
Forum: Member's Vehicles 18-08-18, 07:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 837
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Hi Steve, Oil dilution by fuel is a risk...

Hi Steve,

Oil dilution by fuel is a risk with almost any diesel ran on short journeys, with a DPF of course as the regen injects extra fuel as part of the process, and if that process isn't...
Forum: Member's Vehicles 18-08-18, 09:38 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 837
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Toyota RAV, best all rounder I would say, if...

Toyota RAV, best all rounder I would say, if you've got to have just one car, that gives you the towing capacity, the 4wd, and not too thirsty. Mk4 is not great, but Mk2 and Mk3 are excellent.


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Forum: General Issues 15-08-18, 10:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,015
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Well done Merv, I wonder it the jetting is...

Well done Merv,

I wonder it the jetting is too big, requiring a great vacuum from the intake in order to pull the fuel through, and that can only be achieved by closing off the air intake to pull...
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 15-08-18, 10:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 616
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Thanks Stuart, great pictures. Cheers, Paul.

Thanks Stuart, great pictures.

Cheers, Paul.
Forum: Paints & Finishes 30-07-18, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 322
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Might be worth trying 50:50 White Spirit and...

Might be worth trying 50:50 White Spirit and Linseed oil, worked thoroughly into the metalwork.

For bright metal surfaces, I grease them and cover with clingfilm for the winter.

Paul.
Forum: Restorations Section 27-07-18, 08:09 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 53,035
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Sadly Brexit, Trump, and people living longer has...

Sadly Brexit, Trump, and people living longer has meant that a fiver is not what it once was..................

At least thats what they told me when the company pension was changed :whistle:
Forum: Restorations Section 25-07-18, 06:19 PM
Replies: 666
Views: 53,035
Posted By Paul_Sterling
You can have Steve's fiver Phil. :whistle:

You can have Steve's fiver Phil. :whistle:
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 24-07-18, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By Paul_Sterling
I can well remember trying to get an entry and...

I can well remember trying to get an entry and being rebuffed Pete, so i've never bothered since. Wasn't the show previously later in the year? mid September?

Paul.
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 23-07-18, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 255
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Still great pics though Stuart, the orange fence...

Still great pics though Stuart, the orange fence can be a real pain for viewing and pics, necessary evil in some cases. Thanks for sharing the pics.

Paul.
Forum: Restorations Section 19-07-18, 03:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,487
Posted By Paul_Sterling
No need to be snarky Martin, neither of us were...

No need to be snarky Martin, neither of us were being.................

..........And i'm perfectly happy with my APR thank you.

Paul.
Forum: Restorations Section 19-07-18, 12:21 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,487
Posted By Paul_Sterling
I agree Nick, though we are on the opposite side...

I agree Nick, though we are on the opposite side from the Exhaust, and on my APR (okay different engine, but more than vaguely similar), all you can hear at that distance is the mechanical noise of...
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 18-07-18, 10:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
I used a similar base product, resin based Damp...

I used a similar base product, resin based Damp seal (G4 Damp Seal first time round). worked well for the first season, but after winter, the wood had swollen just a little in a corner and likely...
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 18-07-18, 08:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Thanks Merv, very kind of you. Its made from...

Thanks Merv, very kind of you.

Its made from recycled oak timber baulks. They were used at Electrolux for standing steel sheet coils on, required a lot of work to get to a position where the box...
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 08:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
you may have to look back at my edit history to...

you may have to look back at my edit history to see what Stuart was alluding to :) :whistle::whistle:
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 04:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Lol! subliminal thoughts it would appear :whistle:

Lol! subliminal thoughts it would appear :whistle:
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 03:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
I think that is all this guy was doing too Pete,...

I think that is all this guy was doing too Pete, start-up and rev it like it was some sort of racing engine. :shocked:

Paul.
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 01:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Thanks Pete, it was good to meet at last! ...

Thanks Pete, it was good to meet at last!

Certainly a glorious weekend for weather.

Cheers, Paul.
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 01:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
https://farm1.staticflickr.com/922/41636773550_729...

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/922/41636773550_729cecba34_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/26rimb3)IMG_20180715_124457 (https://flic.kr/p/26rimb3) by Paul Sterling...
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 01:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1829/42728236304_a5...

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1829/42728236304_a54d66d0be_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/286Ko2o)IMG_20180715_124210 (https://flic.kr/p/286Ko2o) by Paul Sterling...
Forum: Events / Rallies Picture Gallery 16-07-18, 12:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 604
Posted By Paul_Sterling
Roxby Heritage Weekend 2018

Hello Folks,

Roxby Show was held over the weekend of 14/15th July this year. This is the first time I've been to this show, it having clashed with other shows/requirements in the past. It wasn't...
Forum: Restorations Section 10-07-18, 10:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,288
Posted By Paul_Sterling
One of the great things about LT Dan, high spark...

One of the great things about LT Dan, high spark density and wide mixture tolerance.



Cheers,

Paul.
Forum: Painting & Preparation 09-07-18, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By Paul_Sterling
A fantastic find Pascal, well done! Paul.

A fantastic find Pascal, well done!

Paul.
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