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  1. Re: Safety Alert Ford Sierra Compression strut problems

    I think you hit the nail on the head, there is no support structure of any kind behind the inner hole on your picture.

    I felt when I had my Cabrio the lack of support on the inner mounting was the...
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    Re: windscreen surround for cabrio

    PM sent
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    Re: windscreen surround for cabrio

    I have a Cabrio Stainless Steel surround if it is of interest to you. It has been fitted but is in good condition. It does have a very fine hairline weld crack on one corner (they all seem to have...
  4. Re: Various Cabrio / Hunter / Sportster Parts

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    Marlin Cabrio / Hunter Stainless Steel Headlamp Bar, condition as new - £65
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    Re: Cabrio lower steering universal joint

    Some of the Cabrio/Hunter steering shafts Marlin fitted have staked UJ’s on the end of the shaft at the rack end and can’t be replaced. If its this type of shaft you would need to get an engineering...
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    Marlin stainless steel boot rack, new - £125 - NOW GONE
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    Marlin stainless steel boot rack, new - £125 - NOW SOLD

    Marlin Stainless steel screen surround, has been fitted but not drilled for hood pegs, slight weld crack in corner on one side (common...
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    Re: Cabrio/Hunter/Ford Sportster Wheels

    Hi Mick

    Can’t recall off hand but can look it up and let you know. I actually got two lots made, one that cost from memory about a tenner as a proof of concept and then a second lot (the ones on...
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    Re: Cabrio/Hunter/Ford Sportster Wheels

    Yep I am surprised, the tyres on their own would be £400 ish.
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    Re: For Sale - LWB Cabrio Body Panels

    Sorry no all gone
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    Re: Cabrio/Hunter/Ford Sportster Wheels

    Surely of interest


    Need to go £500
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    Cabrio/Hunter/Ford Sportster Wheels - Now sold awaiting collection

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    Now sold to a good home and awaiting collection
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    Re: For Sale - LWB Cabrio Body Panels

    These need to go ... £400 - PANELS NOW SOLD AND GONE TO A GOOD HOME

    John
  14. Thread: Cabrio

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    Re: Cabrio

    Visual smoke test is based on a couple of conditions

    1, kit cars and amateur-built vehicles first used before 1 August 1998

    2, Q plated

    If it satisfies either of these it should have not...
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    For Sale - LWB Cabrio Body Panels

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    PANELS NOW SOLD AND GONE TO A GOOD HOME

    Full set of LWB Cabrio body panels including:

    Nosecone, bonnet tops, bonnet sides, front wings, front inner wings, doors, rear wings, rear tub...
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    Re: 2.0 pinto timing

    Long time since I have done one but there should be a drilled dimple in the face of the head to line up with the pointer on the cam pulley.

    Theres a picture showing what it looks like on this...
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    Re: Replaceing Front Indicators

    They look like this, I made the plinth on the one in the picture from stainless tube.

    They are fitted to the Harley Softails.

    Look really good in my opinion and match the shape of the...
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    I wonder if the failure is due in part to the welding together of significantly different thicknesses of metals, it would be interesting to get the view of a professional welder boiler maker or such,...
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    Glad to see you got it sorted out Paul.

    I have dropped you a PM on a related matter.

    John
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    Yep I may take a look at reverting to an ARB, but to be honest I tend to feel the problem is probably more related to the positioning of the ARB mount on the Cabrio chassis. Its design potentially...
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    Take a look at this Paul

    https://www.rhocar.org/index.php?/forums/topic/32640-compression-struts-tie-bar-installation-help/&do=findComment&comment=246683

    Could this be the solution, using a cut...
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    Paul did you look at the information Mike Garner put on the forum after he had his cabrio set up at a suspension specialist in lincoln area. I think he ended up dialing in around 4 - 6 degree castor,...
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    Managed to take some measurements for you Paul.

    The ARB measured as you wanted on my 24mm ARB is 319mm on both sides.

    Taking a measurement from the centre of the front ARB u-mount bolt to the...
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    Paul

    Had a quick look round online on this and I can't see anywhere that shows different castor choices for the ARB. Different diameters and multiple part numbers for some diameters but nothing...
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    Re: Millie antiroll bar

    hi Paul

    Well I just took a look at the ARB that was on my Hunter which is a 24mm bar and it is marked clear as day H18, so I think the post on the other forum regards different types of ARB maybe...
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