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    What is the suffix letter on the serial number on the bottom of the diffs? it might be stamped a bit away from the rest. M
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    hi Peter, I;m presuming you mean the round one with the ball joint on the end for the front? If so I can probably help but I'll have to...
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    The standard Rover cams have the overlap reduced as they head toward 2000 (date). the tor engine is very small overlap. I've run a stage...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread Front clutch on bw 35 P6 3500.
    Oh, I forgot. Check the dipstick with the engine running and the transmission in Park (with wheels chocked) and handbrake on. On a level...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread Front clutch on bw 35 P6 3500.
    Er.. measuring stuff helps/ The cars takes about 8 litres of fluid. Five or six probably won't get enough oil to enough things to make...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread Front clutch on bw 35 P6 3500.
    How much fluid did you put in?
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread P6 V8 recon radiator width?.
    A couple of shots of the radiator out of the car would be interesting. it appears in current photo that the core isn't joined to the...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread no headlights...
    Your floor switch and all the wiring connections are 50 years old and carry quite high current. Sounds like the culprit will be the...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread Gearbox options.
    I think Dellow also do a kit for fitting BW T5. there is another post on here somewhere with a detailed discussion on this topic. The...
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    When you look at your right angle drive, the wheel is held in by a disc pressed into the back and staked. The disk can work its way out...
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    Hmm I've probably got what you are after. I have a whole gearset sitting in a box deep in storage which I think still has those bits in...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread Bw65 vs Bw66 questions.....
    Out here Fords, Chryslers and the P76 all used BW boxes. P76 was a beefed up 35 but I think the big Chryslers and centuras used the 65...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread FUEL PUMP.
    Both P6 and SD1 V8s vapour lock here in Australia. The cure for the P6 is to use the electric pump from the air con cars which sits...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread P5 Front drum brake picture?.
    Trailing shoes tend to pull off rather than on from the drag against the drum. Hence the fitting of the booster. Leading shoes have a...
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    mikecoombs replied to the thread Uprated alternator.
    New pulley is probably the reason its now charging at idle. You should check that the new pulley is still in alignment with the others...
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