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by Rogue Trooper
02 May 2017, 20:15
Forum: T25 Alternative Engine Forum
Topic: 1Y dip stick mod
Replies: 5
Views: 3119

1Y dip stick mod

Modified mine at the weekend....
Knocked the old 1Y dip stick out and then drilled/remed it out with a 8mm drill t make a sleeve...nice fit over the original, tapped it home and job done...

See a lot of people using mastic and araldite... this is much neater and easier :D
by Rogue Trooper
27 Jan 2016, 23:25
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Size of the tie rod hole!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2204

Re: Size of the tie rod hole!!

Splendid, thanks chaps, off I go to find 5mm plate... :)
by Rogue Trooper
23 Jan 2016, 23:11
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Size of the tie rod hole!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2204

Re: Size of the tie rod hole!!

Thanks, I wasn't expecting an easy ride! Do you have a link please?
by Rogue Trooper
23 Jan 2016, 22:33
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Size of the tie rod hole!!
Replies: 8
Views: 2204

Size of the tie rod hole!!

Hello all, what's should the size of the hole be? I take it there are no easy repair panels for this.
My hole is wider than a trumps ego !!
by Rogue Trooper
25 Feb 2015, 19:26
Forum: T25 Alternative Engine Forum
Topic: Fitting a ABF golf engine
Replies: 18
Views: 7287

Re: Fitting a ABF golf engine

Thanks all, I didn't consider Seats.... :D
As its a pickup it's got loads of room 8) and so the search begins....
by Rogue Trooper
22 Feb 2015, 23:55
Forum: T25 Alternative Engine Forum
Topic: Fitting a ABF golf engine
Replies: 18
Views: 7287

Re: Fitting a ABF golf engine

So I could fit the 16v upright without any problems?
by Rogue Trooper
22 Feb 2015, 15:48
Forum: T25 Alternative Engine Forum
Topic: Fitting a ABF golf engine
Replies: 18
Views: 7287

Fitting a ABF golf engine

Hello all, I have been searching for an engine to replace the 1.6td I'm my pickup which has seen better days.... What problems will I get fitting the ABF 16v engine? I have read that when they are cranked over the 16v can have oil starvation issues in the head.. Bear in mind this vehicle will be a f...
by Rogue Trooper
03 Nov 2014, 21:55
Forum: T25 Alternative Engine Forum
Topic: 1.9TDi conversion...why so costly?
Replies: 10
Views: 12596

1.9TDi conversion...why so costly?

I have been looking at this convertion and a whole car can be bought for £400, so why are the quotes for the convertion so expensive?

Confused of Amesbury!

:run
by Rogue Trooper
14 Apr 2014, 20:09
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Thermostat fitment...
Replies: 2
Views: 601

Re: Thermostat fitment...

Thanks :) :ok
by Rogue Trooper
14 Apr 2014, 19:18
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Thermostat fitment...
Replies: 2
Views: 601

Thermostat fitment...

Hello all, been having a nightmare with the fitment of a new thermostat on a 1.9L Petrol... When i took the old one off the "O" ring was at the bottom of thermostat but noticed that the pictures (and an old thermostat from another engine) that the "O" ring is at the top. Was the ...
by Rogue Trooper
09 Apr 2014, 19:38
Forum: Campers
Topic: New upholstery
Replies: 7
Views: 2078

Re: New upholstery

Nice :)
by Rogue Trooper
01 Apr 2014, 19:49
Forum: Syncro
Topic: Sill got problems :)
Replies: 4
Views: 2600

Re: Sill got problems :)

I emailed them and as yet no responce.

I think they make them to order :)
by Rogue Trooper
01 Apr 2014, 19:47
Forum: Syncro
Topic: 12v compressor: anyone used this one?
Replies: 37
Views: 16344

Re: 12v compressor: anyone used this one?

Maybe better off getting one of the multi functional ones.

http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/heavy-duty-ju ... ssor-n26nc

Or this cheap thing :)

http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/nikkai-heavy- ... 0psi-a31hu
by Rogue Trooper
01 Apr 2014, 19:19
Forum: Syncro
Topic: Sill got problems :)
Replies: 4
Views: 2600

Re: Sill got problems :)

253-801-251 (inner N/S sill) is no longer available...... bugger!