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  1. On Topic
    so what do u swear by what is the best today ... is it still K&N oil filters as we all i want the best for my engine .....
  2. Chat
    hello all this you will like and it helps others BOTH my rear axle and gearbox have no drain plugs which baffels me how would they service them (change oil) i have a cortina gearbox and axle both mk3 i think so? how would you get the oil out :beuj: other than taking your gearbox out or...
  3. Tech Discussion
    hi all i have a oil cooler on me moggie been on there for 1yr no problems so just wanna help anyone else out and put my mind in peace haha is there a right way to mount them EG with the pipes at the top so the cooler always has oil in with pipes at the bottom so it drains it ..... pipes at...
  4. Tech Discussion
    Hi, I am running an injection 3.9 V8 rover engine in my 32 coupe. At the moment I an running it on Valvelene 15/50 but was wondering if the would be any problems or advantages on running it on 20/60 300V LE MANS as these engines tend to run a bit hot at times and keeping the oil as thick as...
  5. On Topic
    i need a part no or equivalent so get a filter from my local factors, or does someone no an equivalent filter, ie rover vauxall etc, the engine is a 327 sbc thanks :tup:
  6. Tech Discussion
    Anybody know the best oil to use with a modified flatty
  7. Freebies
    As per the title , complete with long fixing bolt . Chrome plated , pretty dirty but cleans up well to show it's age . 6 3/4" long , I'm guessing you can still get the filters to use with these ? Reply to this post and PM me your address if you want it , 1st come 1st served . I'll need the...
  8. Stuff - WANTED
    Hi all! I hope I have posted this in the right place but can anybody help me? I'm trying to source 20W-50 Kendall High Performance Motor Oil for my rod. I live in Staffordshire and I would like to source some locally so I can pick it up in the next couple of days. Any ideas would be...
  9. Stuff - WANTED
    Hi, i'm needing an oil pump pickup tube for a flatty, its a French engine with a 59AB sump on it, not sure if they are different on other years or not. I also need a starter for a French flatty as it seems the flywheel is slightly further away from the block on these so a stock one...
  10. Tech Discussion
    going to the local motor factors. which fram oil filter for a small block chevy 305ci the filter i have has no markings but is approx 4in long. Jack
  11. Tech Discussion
    Looking to plumb my PCV into the valley of my inlet manifold to keep the nice shiny rocker covers hole free. Question is what can I use to stop oil being splashed up into the PCV inlet? Was thinking about using a road draft canister as fitted on the early SBC but can't find one. Failing that...
  12. Traders - For Sale / Services - CLOSED
    OIL FILTERS - Fram - Moroso Etc. Valvoline VR1 20w/50 Racing Oil Transmission Coolers - Sump Pans - Chrome Stuff :woohoo: Buy Online now - Fast Delivery... :coffee: Thousands of items in our webshop - Secure Payment :woohoo: www.topspeedparts.co.uk
  13. Tech Discussion
    I'm rebuilding my racing car at the moment, and after making some changes I'm really struggling for room to fit some of the ancillary bits in the tiny amount of space I have available. The car has a Mocal remote oil filter head which has a 3/4" x 16 UNF thread. In the past, I've always used...
  14. Tech Discussion
    On a slight follow up to my last query i do seem to have a bit of an oil leak. A patch of oil has appeared under the car since it was last used last month and upon inspection there seems to be oil covering various parts of the sump, which is a chrome aftermarket type, and it seems to sprayed...
  15. Tech Discussion
    Have I missed something? I have a leak out of the plate on the end of the pump. Tried swapping pumps , tried fitting an O ring (Bye bye oil pressure) , tried holymer even resorted to buying a brand new pump , same thing . Even on a different engine.
  16. Tri Chevys, Spirit Of the Fifties and the Tuck...
    Hi Guys, one of my club members is after a 53-57 oil bath aircleaner to fit a four barrel carb. Can anyone help? Miles 01252377403
  17. Stuff - WANTED
    Hi all, I urgently need an Engine Oil Cooler for a 1994 - 2002 Range Rover P38 4.6 V8. This is the Narrower of the 2 x Coolers which is attached to the Radiator, the Wider One being the Transmission Oil Cooler. Please get in touch asap if you can help !. :bigsmile: Dave. :tup:
  18. Tech Discussion
    hi everyone..a very happy fella here..i just bought my first yank...67 chrysler newport. 2 Door Coupe..but i have a few issues with car, can anyone help, me please???? theres a slight strange leak of oil in engine bay....seen a drip of oil on top hose of radiator, just a drip..on underside of...
  19. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Okay gang, So, here's some bits and bobs from my parts stash, all unused and in packs, must be of use to some-one ARP Ford/Chevy Flexplate 7/16" bolt set. Part Number 200-2902. Dean's knock down price: £6 SOLD ARP Waveloc Rod bolts for 400SBC. Part number 134-6402. Dean's knock down Price...
  20. Chat
    A lot of folks can't understand how we came to have an oil shortage in the UK. ~~~ Well, there's a very simple answer. ~~~ Nobody bothered to check the oil. ~~~ We just didn't know we were getting low. ~~~ The reason for that is purely geographical. ~~~ Our OIL is located in The North...
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