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by Cobra88
20 Feb 2021, 19:50
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Mercedes wheel fitting
Replies: 5
Views: 107

Re: Mercedes wheel fitting

20mm spacers and small ballseat nuts/bolts

not 7x15 after all then  :?
by Cobra88
19 Feb 2021, 20:52
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Ultrasonic cleaning : the benefits
Replies: 26
Views: 1045

Re: Ultrasonic cleaning : the benefits

A Craft moment

Can't Remember A F****** Thing
by Cobra88
17 Feb 2021, 16:14
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Non VW. Domestic 12v lighting
Replies: 19
Views: 221

Re: Non VW. Domestic 12v lighting

sorry Stu  :oops:
by Cobra88
17 Feb 2021, 15:45
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Non VW. Domestic 12v lighting
Replies: 19
Views: 221

Re: Non VW. Domestic 12v lighting

that bulb looks like
Dichroic Halogen not LED

which explains the high leccy useage

or did i dream it ? :roll:
by Cobra88
17 Feb 2021, 08:51
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Alternator differences.
Replies: 25
Views: 335

Re: Alternator differences.

All i did when i fitted a 90 a was kink the original rod in vice
works perfectly

the 65a you bought must have a 90a front housing fitted as it has longer thread boss
by Cobra88
17 Feb 2021, 06:35
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Alternator differences.
Replies: 25
Views: 335

Re: Alternator differences.

45a uses a flat adjuster 
65 & 90a use a kinked adjuster

no idea why

came across problem when i upgraded from 45a to 90a
by Cobra88
02 Feb 2021, 07:29
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: van keeps loosing power
Replies: 23
Views: 446

Re: van keeps loosing power

I give up
by Cobra88
31 Jan 2021, 18:46
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: van keeps loosing power
Replies: 23
Views: 446

Re: van keeps loosing power

mine was identical symptoms i looked at rotor arm twice and didn't notice anything on very close inspection the rotor arm buried track from brass centre to brass tip was blown away (Burnt away) this was just over a year old and decent Brickwerks one too. i managed to buy a couple of new genuine roto...
by Cobra88
31 Jan 2021, 14:41
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: van keeps loosing power
Replies: 23
Views: 446

Re: van keeps loosing power

Rotor Arm
by Cobra88
13 Jan 2021, 20:20
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Auto gearbox oilchange
Replies: 9
Views: 269

Re: Auto gearbox oilchange

i think diff takes about  500 ml of GL5

its filled from the level plug so you cant go wrong (sorry for confusing you)
by Cobra88
13 Jan 2021, 17:57
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Auto gearbox oilchange
Replies: 9
Views: 269

Re: Auto gearbox oilchange

its all in the wiki

careful you don't over fill the box ....

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by Cobra88
13 Jan 2021, 08:04
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: 17" Mercedes rims on my lifted Caravelle
Replies: 6
Views: 1282

Re: 17" Mercedes rims on my lifted Caravelle

Sold mefros a couple of years ago sorry
by Cobra88
11 Jan 2021, 14:27
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Auto gearbox oilchange
Replies: 9
Views: 269

Re: Auto gearbox oilchange

no drain plug on T25 auto box remove sump to drain and replace filter then fill through dipstick tube. both very easy Gasket and filter available from Brickwerks (you can clean the filter with spray brake cleaner but rubber sump gasket needs replacing every time. also make sure sump is not distorted...
by Cobra88
10 Jan 2021, 13:18
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: 2.1 DJ idle/CO
Replies: 26
Views: 609

Re: 2.1 DJ idle/CO

i would think the spring in the AFM is probably lost most of its tension by now.

which i think will mean the flap is far too easily moved by airflow which will mess up the idle mixture.