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About blue

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    Wheely good builder!
  • Birthday 10/12/1973

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  1. blue

    Kit spares chassis wiring look

    Probably because most answers related to zeros are already posted and answered
  2. blue

    Its A Smoker!

    Hi thanks for letting me know on the oil As Peter bell says 20/50 in a pinto -modern oil is just to thin My neighbour had a fiesta that used to blow blue from the exhaust and burn oil at an alarming rate -it was only a chance chat while he was -in his words filling it with oil again I noticed him using semi synthetic 10/40 He want back to a full mineral oil and all problems went with it
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    Its A Smoker!

    Hi can I ask what oil your using
  4. blue

    Superspecies Engine Swap

    Hi are you running full injection? The reason I ask is I'd probably look at crank sensor as a car can idle for ages but when driving heat soak can cause it to break down But if full management I'd doubt you'd get flooding as inj would not fire Can you scan the car and record live data ???
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    Superspecies Engine Swap

    OK so to start you know it's loosing it's spark as it's still getting fuel Get a timing light clip it on a lead when it stops and see at what point it's loosing the spark If it's coil run a temp lead from battery and see if it starts If a fault is random it's a pain to find but you know your fault will happen so a logical approach should find it quite quick
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    Pretty Sure Its A Blown Head Gasket

    Stick some sandpaper to a sheet of glass larger then the head lay it on a bench /table and rub the head back and forth until head is same colour all over -one flat pinto head
  7. blue

    Spare Wheel Support

    Thread lock and a nylock locking nut
  8. blue

    Braided Brake Hoses

    You can buy all the separate bits required from car builder solutions Been using them for over 10k miles never had a problem and easy to assemble
  9. blue

    Smell Of Fuel

    All rubber hoses sweat to a certain degree it one of the reasons you don't run rubber hoses front to back
  10. blue

    After A Few Bits

    Got two narrow gbs bucket seats ,steering wheel and probably a few other things laying about
  11. blue

    Alternators

    Hi sorry for late reply been at Silverstone No it does not need the ecu to control out put as your alternator has a reg built in
  12. blue

    Alternators

    Hi wire the battery sence wire to main battery wire on starter motor
  13. blue

    Pinto 2 Zetec

    As a cheap alternative the old CVH sump fits the zetec
  14. blue

    Pinto 2 Zetec

    Hi this has been documented a few times but it's an extensive list Budget around 3k to do it properly The original clutch and flywheel can be used with the purchase of a new clutch pin from GBS for like £10
  15. blue

    Gbs Cars & Coffee Event - Saturday 22Nd September

    Yep I'll be there looks like the weather is good too
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