Click here to sign up  Click here to go to the galleries  Click here to go to the code of conduct  Click here to go to the video page  Click here to go to the SW Meets page

Search:

Type: Posts; User: dogoncrazy

Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    182

    Re: Idle Air-Control valve, testing:-

    You should be able to feel a slight vibration through it with the engine running, if you can then it's likely ok . Air leaks as usual can be checked by spraying brake cleaner or similar around the...
  2. Re: Kop Hill Climb 2021 - 25-26th September 2021

    I don't have 4 digit ref number either, but have order number .
  3. Replies
    2
    Views
    180

    An alternative farewell

    Yesterday I did an approx 250 mile round trip to Lyneham in Wiltshire . The purpose of which was to say farewell to an old Air Force buddy of mine who passed away recently, and as I couldn't attend...
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    349

    Re: Handbrake switch

    I can confirm that A MGF/ Landrover Defenderl handbrake switch will replace the original Ford Sierra one used on the Cabrio. It's a straight swap , no mods needed.
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    349

    Re: Handbrake switch

    I have ordered one for an MGF /Landrover Defender as It appears very similar if not actually the same. At worse will adapt to fit. Thanks.
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    349

    Handbrake switch

    Anybody got a spare Sierra handbrake switch please ? Believe they were also fitted to some early Fiesta's /Escorts.
  7. Thread: ebay Cabrio

    by dogoncrazy
    Replies
    1
    Views
    290

    ebay Cabrio

    Cabrio on e bay . Requires IVA. Interesting choice of engine. Regrettably no hood.
  8. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,021

    Re: MOT Failure Excessive Brake pedal travel

    Does the pedal travel decrease /feel improve if you 'pump' the pedal ?
  9. Re: Kop Hill Climb 2021 - 25-26th September 2021

    Spectator for me and I suspect Geoff
  10. Re: Kop Hill Climb 2021 - 25-26th September 2021

    Just got my ticket!
  11. Re: Kop Hill Climb 2021 - 25-26th September 2021

    I'll be going too!
  12. Replies
    2
    Views
    517

    Re: Thermostat housing on eBay

    Thought it was the 'o' series engines thermostat housing that was a problem.
  13. Replies
    8
    Views
    645

    Re: Marlin 1800 clutch

    I've always used a Mk1 Eyeball, never been caught out yet!
  14. Re: Cabrio 205 Pinto Engine Squeaky Fan Belt.

    Mick
    I would just change the belt at first as it's less costly and see what result is.
  15. Replies
    3
    Views
    349

    Re: Cabrio on eBay

    This Cabrio was once mine, except it isn't the same vehicle.
    Apparently at some point a previous owner had two Cabrio's that he took apart to impart some TLC . They were then put back together with...
  16. Re: Safety Alert Ford Sierra Compression strut problems

    As this problem to the best of our knowledge is confined either to those Cabrio's fitted with the BMW engine and consequently a 'chopped' anti roll bar , or those vehicles that have been modified...
  17. Replies
    8
    Views
    686

    Re: Fuel lines and wheel arches

    How wide are you intending going with wheels / tyres ? What power unit are you running?
  18. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,330

    Re: Stripping alloy wheels

    Frost Strip Gel
  19. Replies
    4
    Views
    723

    Re: Great British Car Journeys Ltd

    https://www.greatbritishcarjourney.com/

    Link to previous post or just google as per title
  20. Replies
    4
    Views
    723

    Great British Car Journeys Ltd

    Due to open mid 2021, a new venue here in Derbyshire - see above
  21. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,464

    Re: Overhauling a rear axle - how far to go?

    Halfshafts are easy to remove, getting the outer hub bearing off the shaft isn't.
  22. Replies
    36
    Views
    2,875

    Re: leaf spring disassembly

    YouTube provides loads of solutions !!
  23. Replies
    36
    Views
    2,875

    Re: leaf spring disassembly

    I had mentioned Demon tweaks but didn't know if Escort ones would fit. What about getting a local blacksmith to make some?
  24. Thread: Suspension

    by dogoncrazy
    Replies
    13
    Views
    1,334

    Re: Suspension

    As said above, all info you should need in those documents. Bare in mind that they are not 'off the shelf' and are likely to have a lead time of a couple of weeks.
  25. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,827

    Re: Rear axle - disintegrating spring mounts

    A couple of possibilities
    Demon tweaks have extended ones for Ford - 65 mm between legs
    Sanderson Leaf springs or Owen springs both have a range of 'U' bolts ,probably worth a call
Results 1 to 25 of 1000
Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4