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Ah balls! Those pictures have gone in wrong for some reason on the most recent post.
Picture 1 should be the subframe
Picture 2 should be front anti roll bar
Picture 3 should be rear beam
If admin could reorganize when they get a spare minute it would be much appreciated
I have now been in touch with Paul at RPD about ordering new nuts and bolts for most things as I hate fitting rusty parts to fresh parts. The list is as follows:
4 x 2
5 x 2
6 x 2
7 x 2
8 x 2
9 x 2
10 x 2
13 x 2
14 x 2
4 x 2
5 x 2
9 x 2
10 x 2
11 x 2
5 x 2...
I picked up my parts from the powdercoaters on Thursday and started to fit my rear beam bushes.
I then moved on to the inner anti roll bar bushes and nearly cried when I marked the fresh powder coating. Could have been worse mind!
I also have some pictures of my hubs which have just...
I've been in talks with @NorthloopCup for a number of weeks now and finally took the plunge in purchasing a Gripper Diff for my box. I dropped it off to Mark earlier this week and he's going to fit the diff, general overhaul and also fit a Megane 5th gear.
I was originally planning on...
I'm now a few weeks behind with updates so here we are:
I'm sure the previous owner used to park this car in the sea overnight. Here is the rear beam, I also removed the mounting brackets that attach to the chassis and ground the brake pipe brackets off as they won't be needed anymore. Saving...
Today the rear beam came out along with the mounting plates/brackets. Once again I must say, what a terrible design those captive bolts are! 4 or the 6 bolts had to be cut out.
@dCi_rep - I plan on replacing every captive bolt with a simple nut and bolt, I honestly can't understand why these...
The last few days have been hectic, I'm currently working backshift this week so a 2pm start meant that if I wanted to make any progress I needed a few early starts. I got a good 3 - 4 hours in every day so made a good bit of progress.
I had quite a large delivery from RPD:
2 x Front wheel...
I read a couple of threads on how to remove it on here and everyone was saying it was a pain to remove. I stupidly thought 'How hard can it be?'
I ended up bending it pretty badly to eventually get it off, luckily the bracket won't be getting refitted.