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    Canadian export Federal TC

    A couple of shots of my car taken by the Alberta All British Motoring Society at their 2017 meet.
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    Fall drive

    Thunder Lake, Alberta.
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    The View From The Windscreen

    Fall time in Canada.
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    Fall drive

    Out for a drive to enjoy the changing colors of the leaves.
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    replace rostyle with steel wheel issues?

    Thank you for the quick replies gentlemen! Roy
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    replace rostyle with steel wheel issues?

    I've been running my federal TC car with the rostyles it came with since I got it running. I have known they are out of true and cant be made true. The wheels are balanced as best as I can get them but I still have a shimmy at speeds over 40 mph. Will steel wheels fit the bolt pattern of the...
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    Bonnet Fettling

    Anyone have any tips on bonnet adjustments for a 2000 TC? My replacement bonnet seems to catch on the spring humps (probably not the proper term but everyone should know what I mean , I think) on the inner wings causing the back edge of the bonnet near the windscreen to rise when the bonnet is...
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    Tires? (U.S.)

    Have you looked at Universal Vintage Tires? Magento Commerce
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    Where to find rear spring shims

    Like others have posted previously, my car also sits higher in the rear on one side. Rear spring shims are mentioned several times but no mention is made of where to get them. I have looked at the usual suppliers websites and can't find these being offered for sale. If no one sells them does...
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    Paint code for dark green rover 3500 1970

    Please post the actual paint code your painter uses after its done. Pictures before, during, after would be cool to see as well! Roy
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    Paint code for dark green rover 3500 1970

    By your avatar pic, your car appears to be Arden Green. Here are the codes I found but my painter could not mix any of them. In the end we used Ford loden green (non metallic), code 4y. Matches extremely close to areas with original paint. Click on my avatar pic to see color. Rover Arden Green...
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    Proper washers for top of steering box?

    I have filled to bottom of the fill hole as per manual Harvey. I will remove some when i get car out of shed again and see if that helps.
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    Proper washers for top of steering box?

    Sorry for delay in reply. Was away for a bit. Using 90 gear oil as per manual. Seems to be seeping around both the adjustment screw and fill bolt. Tried to use a cell phone pic but is too large for the forum to post. Will resize and post soon. Roy
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    Proper washers for top of steering box?

    After checking fluid level and adjusting freeplay on my steering box I am once again having gear oil seeping out the from around the fill hole bolt and around the adjustment nut. Can someone post a pic of the proper washer that goes in these spots?