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by MattyG
23 Feb 2012, 13:47
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: cab door felt and scrapers etc
Replies: 6
Views: 763

Re: cab door felt and scrapers etc

never heard of them oldie - presumed they had to be a certain size/shape/fit etc?

will call them and find out
:ok
thanks
matt
by MattyG
22 Feb 2012, 21:09
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: Hong kong
Replies: 15
Views: 1208

Re: Hong kong

Correct oldie!!! Prices have gone through the roof since i started going out there (im over there on business a lot) and the hk dollar has got stronger which doesnt help!! Used to be able to get loads of cheap things out there , think my first iPod with the brand new super duper colour screen only c...
by MattyG
22 Feb 2012, 12:28
Forum: Camping & Travelling
Topic: Hong kong
Replies: 15
Views: 1208

Re: Hong kong

Go to the Peking Garden Restaurant for Peking Duck -YUMMY!!!!!!! :ok its on Kowloon side near the star ferry, good prices great food - all the chinese eat there they also do a noodle prep show while your eating which sounds gay but is great make sure you book though as its very popular with the loca...
by MattyG
17 Feb 2012, 13:26
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: cab door felt and scrapers etc
Replies: 6
Views: 763

cab door felt and scrapers etc

Hi

is there any way of replacing the scrapers, felt chanels etc on the 2 cab doors without spanking about £100 per door?
mine are shot on both sides
cheers
matt
by MattyG
15 Feb 2012, 16:15
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Alternator bearings
Replies: 12
Views: 1087

Re: Alternator bearings

still got to re-assemble martin so could still cost me :lol:
by MattyG
15 Feb 2012, 12:39
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Alternator bearings
Replies: 12
Views: 1087

Re: Alternator bearings

checked the casing - all looks fine....... thanks for the bearing supplier list oldie actual bearing number is 6203 spoke to these local guys - VERY helpful and got back to me within 10 mins, german quality bearing is now there waiting for me £7 + vat Motor Mart 128-130, Queen St, Newton Abbot , Dev...
by MattyG
14 Feb 2012, 22:44
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Alternator bearings
Replies: 12
Views: 1087

Re: Alternator bearings

Great, will take to a bearing supplier tomorrow. Spoke to a few more
Bosch parts suppliers and they wanted around £8 for the bearing
Plus £15 postage cos they had to special order from Germany.
Seems a bit excessive to me!!!

Thanks again for your help
Matt
by MattyG
14 Feb 2012, 08:31
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Alternator bearings
Replies: 12
Views: 1087

Re: Alternator bearings

Would that mean they aren't available anymore?
by MattyG
13 Feb 2012, 19:34
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Alternator bearings
Replies: 12
Views: 1087

Re: Alternator bearings

Cheers guys, did try local Bosch guy but he wasn't too helpful really
Will try the other ones you found

Number is 120 489 990 or 080 903 023 D

Bearing is absolutely Knackered!!

Cheers
Matt
by MattyG
12 Feb 2012, 22:44
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Alternator bearings
Replies: 12
Views: 1087

Alternator bearings

Please could someone recommend a supplier of alternator bearings?

2 ltr air cooled engine

Web search doesn't seem to find any in uk?

Cheers

Matt
by MattyG
08 Feb 2012, 14:53
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: welding questions
Replies: 2
Views: 614

Re: welding questions

cheers BB

matt
by MattyG
08 Feb 2012, 09:14
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: welding questions
Replies: 2
Views: 614

welding questions

morning all

im about to attack some small weld sections on the van
quick questions

whats best to apply to the back of a bit of bare metal i weld into my van?

what do i do if i cant get to the back of the section?

and whats the best guage steel to use fo general repair?

cheers
matt
by MattyG
08 Apr 2011, 15:19
Forum: Campers
Topic: fitting interior plywood panels
Replies: 4
Views: 533

Re: fitting interior plywood panels

good work! :ok
by MattyG
08 Apr 2011, 11:00
Forum: Campers
Topic: fitting interior plywood panels
Replies: 4
Views: 533

Re: fitting interior plywood panels

hi elmo I used 3 and 4mm ply on mine and im using self tappers about 1cm long to secure. the colour of the covering (smoke) hides the screws quite well. you can get proper panel clips from JK or similar but they'll cost a lot more to secure the bed use self tappers again - make sure theyre big enoug...