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Forum: For Sale 19-09-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,338
Posted By gadget555
The MGF /metro(although metro are solid & MGF are...

The MGF /metro(although metro are solid & MGF are vented) are 240mm disc's
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 18-09-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 165
Posted By gadget555
"I really don't rate the A539 for dry road use....

"I really don't rate the A539 for dry road use. They squeal like crazy and have a soft sidewall. Fine for driving miss daisy drivers I suppose... " Andy normally drives like miss daisy anyway :shock:...
Forum: Honda Chat 12-09-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 784
Posted By gadget555
There's an 1" difference between the front & rear...

There's an 1" difference between the front & rear on my Watson framed mini 10" to the front sill & 11" just at the front of the rear wheel arch.
Forum: Rover Builds 11-09-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,772
Posted By gadget555
Cheers ;-)

Cheers ;-)
Forum: Rover Builds 11-09-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,772
Posted By gadget555
But if he were to hit the bump stop with it? what...

But if he were to hit the bump stop with it? what would stop it pivoting downwards thus making it ineffective.
Forum: Rover Builds 11-09-2018, 05:28 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,772
Posted By gadget555
Ah right, so it reduces the amount of travel you...

Ah right, so it reduces the amount of travel you have on the front by reducing the gap between the top arm and bump stop, good idea!
Forum: Rover Builds 10-09-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 89,772
Posted By gadget555
Where have you fitted that piece?

Where have you fitted that piece?
Forum: Rover Chat 10-09-2018, 08:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By gadget555
I'm running 185 60 13 with a standard rear...

I'm running 185 60 13 with a standard rear subframe and have about 6-8mm clearance between the tyre and the radius arm which I have releaved some of the casting lines to give me the clearance that I...
Forum: Rover Chat 09-09-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 215
Posted By gadget555
Which alternator are you using? have you tied...

Which alternator are you using? have you tied putting a 12v feed to where the red/white wire goes into the alternator?
Forum: Rover Builds 08-09-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 26,149
Posted By gadget555
There's a few things that don't add up with the...

There's a few things that don't add up with the graphs, I know a few area's I need to look at and re-do, the exhaust manifold being one of them. I have a spare 160 engine that I have removed the...
Forum: Wanted 08-09-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By gadget555
No problem

No problem
Forum: Rover Chat 08-09-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By gadget555
The problem with wanting deep dish is that the...

The problem with wanting deep dish is that the Metro track is 4" wider than mini track with the standard rover metro wheels, with deep dish wheels you will probably need something like 6" wide arches...
Forum: Rover Builds 08-09-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 26,149
Posted By gadget555
Yeah I put the side lights on so he could see if...

Yeah I put the side lights on so he could see if the temp gauge started to rise, the he could of put the fan override on, but didn't need it.
Forum: Rover Chat 07-09-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 215
Posted By gadget555
If you put a volt meter on the red/white wire do...

If you put a volt meter on the red/white wire do you get 12v ? I had a similar problem where I couldn't get my Denso alternator to charge but I could put a 12v feed to it and it would charge ok @...
Forum: Wanted 07-09-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By gadget555
I have a 1.6 Ivor searl recon engine, apparently...

I have a 1.6 Ivor searl recon engine, apparently it's only got 4000 miles on it as the car was written off not long after it was fitted.
Forum: Rover Chat 06-09-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 146
Posted By gadget555
I've ran -8 braided lines through the car and up...

I've ran -8 braided lines through the car and up through the passenger side brake blanking plate with a mpi tank in the boot.
Forum: Rover Builds 05-09-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 26,149
Posted By gadget555
Here's the vid of the exhaust noise skip to 1.55...

Here's the vid of the exhaust noise skip to 1.55 then jump to 3.55 for the power runs, at the end of the second run you'll here him hit the rev-limiter @ 7400
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Forum: Rover Builds 05-09-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 26,149
Posted By gadget555
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jA039h5ZRiQ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jA039h5ZRiQ
Forum: Rover Builds 05-09-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 26,149
Posted By gadget555
Still here doing bit's & bobs like finding loose...

Still here doing bit's & bobs like finding loose screws that vibrate on acceleration & over run. Thought I'd make some spotlight brackets for my Cibies that I've had sitting in the garage a couple of...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 03-09-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 793
Posted By gadget555
Good man! ;-)

Good man! ;-)
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 03-09-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 793
Posted By gadget555
I dread to think of the price when you look at...

I dread to think of the price when you look at the price of the lower rover metro arms that they sell 550 and that's with no rose joints and if you want them on car adjustable it's even more.
Forum: Honda Chat 01-09-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 210
Posted By gadget555
This is needed if you are using a metro/mgf rack...

This is needed if you are using a metro/mgf rack as it comes through the bulkhead in a different place, not needed if you are using a mini rack still bolted to the bulkhead.
Forum: Rover Chat 31-08-2018, 08:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 487
Posted By gadget555
When you put the top casing on did it just drop...

When you put the top casing on did it just drop into place after you opened the circlip or did you have to force it?
Forum: Rover Chat 30-08-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 487
Posted By gadget555
I've had a look through your photos and can't see...

I've had a look through your photos and can't see anything wrong with the way you have put it together, there's nothing that jumps out and says I'm not in the right place, that is causing your...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 29-08-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 50,180
Posted By gadget555
Your fire rings don't look to bad, whoever your...

Your fire rings don't look to bad, whoever your sending your head to to have it skimmed are they able to do a hardness test on it to see it's not gone soft around the fire rings and also get hem to...
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