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  1. Tech Discussion
    Hi, after my recent scarey moment where the bottom rad hose spectacularly blew off puking coolant everywhere. I'm wondering if it's better to set it up to have more chance of blowing pressure out the rad cap overflow before the pressure's enough to blow a hose off!?. OK, the hose may well...
  2. Tech Discussion
    2.1 pinto, twin 48's, grp1 head etc with a Volvo 740 rad & expansion tank, I need to get a new cap but not sure which pressure to get as there is a choice of 14psi & 22psi any ideas on which is best suited.
  3. Stuff - WANTED
    Hi looking to see if anyone has a lokar throttle cable surplus to needs. I need really the bulkhead to carb part only and fittings for the carb. (if i buy a new one the rest will not be required) Also looking for a 7lb or 15lb radiator cap for a walker rad. Alternatively does anyone know a...
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    Wanted vintage style gas cap, very specific type with a lever across the top that locks it closed, Ive seen them on 20s/ 30s vintage race cars but dont know what there called or who made them or if there available repro. I sem to recall someone in the USA was doing repros but not following he...
  5. Tech Discussion
    i took my roadster to the swap meet and as i got within 3 miles from home it decided to dump coolant out of my overflow pipenot for the 1st time,it has a 305ci small block chevy,the radiator cap is 16lb pressure.should i up the pressure cap. Jack
  6. Stuff - WANTED
    unilite dizzy cap on a 302 v8 thanks
  7. Stuff - WANTED
    As the title says, I'm looking for one road wheel centre cap for a 1965 Mustang as per picture........................... Thank you
  8. Stuff - WANTED
    Anyone have or know where I can get a new radiator cap for my BBC, its a standard rad, so I think it needs a 15lb cap. Went to check the water the other day and the cap just broke in half, so just need something to tide me over till I can get a new one from Claremonts or Ecklers. Thanks Rgds...
  9. Tech Discussion
    About three years ago I had to use one of those plastic emergency petrol caps on my Moto Guzzi California II. I'd left the proper one at a filling station. Doh! Anyway, a few days later when the replacement arrived, I tried to remove the emergency cap. It was right wedged in and when I...
  10. Stuff - WANTED
    petrol cap / gas cap for a '60s yank, they appear to all be the same LOL but its for a 1968 Plymouth Sport Fury. Non-vented type. I can buy a new one for $2.14 but the S&H is $22 FFS.
  11. Tech Discussion
    I need to replace the knackered dizzy cap on my Rover V8 Mallory dizzy. The wear pattern shows that the rotor arm's not meeting the contacts in the cap properly, so it's probably made in China with little attention to accuracy. I've heard that some folk with this dizzy use a different make of...
  12. History Archive
    Who can ID the famous car reflecting in Roger Hamilton's hub cap? no prizes....
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