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    What measurements are needed to work out a "Good Pedal feeling and efficient brake application Who or what site can help please
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    got any good, simple idea's to make life a bit easier? I'll go first. I always mix my plastic filler on a left over bathroom tile. It's a good size, not too heavy, not porous and is easily cleaned after i've finished. I use vinegar to get all the un-used bondo off it. anyone else got a little...
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    Hi, after reading another thread about radiator set up and puke/expansion tanks. I got to wondering why my rad doesn't have the old school tank along the top and bottoms? Is it just that modern rads are made for cars with lower frontage so it's purely a 'there's more width than height'...
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    Langy recommended to use Max Meyer HS clear 0200 with MS8000 hardener to me, and I thought I'd get some as the factors over the road is a Max Meyer stockist. Trouble is, they only stock Clear 0500, is it the same? better? worse? Also they dont use Max Meyer hardener, just the std Mipa hardener...
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    Just a thought really about the tech article that was in CC regarding making threaded tie rods, panhard bars etc etc. Why go to the extent of making threaded tubes, milling them down pinning them, plug welding & then final welding them onto longer tube, when you could just thread the longer tube...
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    Been told a local Ford agent, that the electric steering pump has gone west on the 55 Ford focus daily run-about, got a second hand one from a salvage company, as the pumps from Ford are £400.00+ Fitted the pump, filled with fluid (£18.00 per ltr) & the bloody is still not working, check all...
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    Yes , I know it's rude to start trying to sell things when you only have a handfull of posts to your name but I feel I know most of you anyway :D (And times are hard :sniff:) , so... I usually earn a crust doing engineering drawings for costruction projects - building , bridges etc , but the...
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