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Forum: Rover Builds 20-11-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,543
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1.8 awd

Moving the steering rack back that far is going to ruin the geometry surely? (Ackerman angles)
A few people have moved the rack much less and had a nightmare trying to get the car right again after,...
Forum: Rover Builds 17-11-2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,543
Posted By InstantCustard
Skateboards go round corners without steering...

Skateboards go round corners without steering racks right Jack?!


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Forum: Rover Chat 15-11-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 21
Posted By InstantCustard
If you want to upload images, by far the easiest...

If you want to upload images, by far the easiest way is to download Tapatalk app and use that to view the site, you can upload pics directly from it.


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Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 10-11-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 13
Posted By InstantCustard
Thereís a group on Facebook called ďclassic minis...

Thereís a group on Facebook called ďclassic minis Japan new & used partsĒ
The guy that runs it is called David Ainley and he lives in Japan, heíll tell you how much they are and work out postage,...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 08-11-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 13
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I prefer the way they do it in Japan with heavy...

I prefer the way they do it in Japan with heavy duty 12 slot castle nuts and stainless R clips.
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Forum: Rover Chat 07-11-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 21
Posted By InstantCustard
If your suffering with an airlock, most of the...

If your suffering with an airlock, most of the time itís right behind the thermostat, it can be difficult to get the stat to open because of the airlock, drilling some small holes in the edge of the...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 30-10-2019, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By InstantCustard
Thereís a guy called David Ainley that runs a...

Thereís a guy called David Ainley that runs a group called ďclassic minis japan new & used partsĒ. He lives in Japan and has access to a lot of hard to find parts.


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Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 30-10-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By InstantCustard
Do you have Facebook? Sent from my iPhone...

Do you have Facebook?


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Forum: For Sale 27-10-2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 27,198
Posted By InstantCustard
Good idea, if heís no longer providing the...

Good idea, if heís no longer providing the service then itís a pointless thread


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Forum: Honda Chat 26-10-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 149
Posted By InstantCustard
I need that one, but I do have a spare ...

I need that one, but I do have a spare
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Forum: Honda Chat 26-10-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 149
Posted By InstantCustard
This is the MPi tank...

This is the MPi tank setuphttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20191026/c9a3459b2be883b91264efd38f0221c3.jpg


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Forum: Honda Chat 26-10-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 149
Posted By InstantCustard
I have one but Iíve not installed it yet. It...

I have one but Iíve not installed it yet.
It needs to be mounted vertically so you would connect a hose to fuel tank that goes UP then into the valve then another hose on the other end than can go...
Forum: Honda Chat 26-10-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 149
Posted By InstantCustard
You will get the smell in the car but once the...

You will get the smell in the car but once the fuel level goes down it wonít spill out, best thing to do temporarily would be to just put a bit of rubber hose on and poke it through a hole in the...
Forum: Honda Chat 26-10-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 149
Posted By InstantCustard
Thatís a very basic setup, there should actually...

Thatís a very basic setup, there should actually be a hose that has bends and goes up higher than the tank and then have a valve fitted to allow fumes to pass through but closes if liquid gets that...
Forum: Honda Chat 26-10-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 149
Posted By InstantCustard
You need a hose that goes onto that, there should...

You need a hose that goes onto that, there should be a hole in the boot floor that the pipe goes through.


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Forum: Rover Chat 25-10-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 5,730
Posted By InstantCustard
Bit of thread lock may help Sent from my...

Bit of thread lock may help


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Forum: Rover Chat 25-10-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 75
Posted By InstantCustard
Iíve used just sealant there before without a...

Iíve used just sealant there before without a gasket at all with no issues but I always try to just use a gasket if I can though, sealant is a little risky, especially if you use a regular silicone...
Forum: Rover Builds 23-10-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 36,499
Posted By InstantCustard
I had a hunt around at home and can only find a...

I had a hunt around at home and can only find a straight alloy joiner, a 135 degree ally bend and an alloy joiner that has a hole to take a Mini temp sender, sure I have more but Iíll have to have...
Forum: Rover Builds 16-10-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 36,499
Posted By InstantCustard
Retro Clubman VVC

Mine is setup without any ďSAAB valveĒ too, I have an in-line heater valve from an MPi Mini and then a couple of tees and a bit of hose before that to bypass the heater valve when itís shut, as...
Forum: Rover Builds 16-10-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 36,499
Posted By InstantCustard
Quick google search says itís the heater bypass...

Quick google search says itís the heater bypass valve and itís a SAAB part


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Forum: Rover Builds 16-10-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 36,499
Posted By InstantCustard
Looks like thereís a sticker on it, whatís the...

Looks like thereís a sticker on it, whatís the part number?


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Forum: Rover Builds 14-10-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 36,499
Posted By InstantCustard
Iíve used ASH in the past and on my current...

Iíve used ASH in the past and on my current engine, canít fault the product.
I can confirm the coolant hoses are 32mm, only thing I had to do was use 32-25mm reducers as Iím using a Mini rad.

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Forum: Rover Builds 04-10-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,619
Posted By InstantCustard
Video or it didnít happen Sent from my...

Video or it didnít happen


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Forum: Rover Builds 01-10-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,619
Posted By InstantCustard
I honestly donít believe this is the case. ...

I honestly donít believe this is the case.
Correctly aligned, a good quality properly fitting bolt and no spacers will see this setup work perfectly fine as has been proven, if Gazwad is using this...
Forum: Rover Builds 01-10-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,619
Posted By InstantCustard
And your top bracket supports the bolt at both...

And your top bracket supports the bolt at both ends so what was the cause of your bolt snapping?


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