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by 961tat
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Coupe rear seats
Replies: 7
Views: 1095

Re: Coupe rear seats

Thank you , What does the manipulation involve ? :S
by 961tat
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Coupe rear seats
Replies: 7
Views: 1095

Coupe rear seats

Hi does anyone know if coupe rear seats fit in a cabby ? :S
by 961tat
Tue Apr 03, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: New headlining
Replies: 0
Views: 689

New headlining

Fitted a headlining from a mg zr 54 plate into my 25 GTI at weekend , and the quality of the ZR lining is far better from what I have seen it is lighter and the backing on the roof lining is not as heavy and does not seem to attract moisture like the old one , different backing material I would say ...
by 961tat
Tue Mar 27, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Low coolant warning
Replies: 6
Views: 842

Re: Low coolant warning

Could wire to the horn like my mate brake pedal years ago *laughs* :clapping :clapping
by 961tat
Tue Mar 27, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Low coolant warning
Replies: 6
Views: 842

Low coolant warning

I just fitted a later type coolant expansion tank with warning sensor to my 25 gti all good and water tight .

Now for the Wiring ,has anyone else done this or does any one have any good idea on were to wire the warning light , being that the early models have no coolant warning light ?

:D :D
by 961tat
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Converting 400 K reg 414sli to MG ZT 1.8 turbo.. advice needed
Replies: 4
Views: 1079

Re: Converting 400 K reg 414sli to MG ZT 1.8 turbo.. advice needed

Speak to mark at k maps , you need to have the engine loom modified. 😊
by 961tat
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: rear drum to disc conversion
Replies: 20
Views: 2153

Re: rear drum to disc conversion

Good point , will up date when I have done this , but I know the rest fits , the front end on the 45 is not the same .😀
by 961tat
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Bodywork & Detailing
Topic: I would like a Lip Spoiler for my Cabby
Replies: 18
Views: 1554

Re: I would like a Lip Spoiler for my Cabby

one on ebay at the moment :)
by 961tat
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: rear drum to disc conversion
Replies: 20
Views: 2153

Re: rear drum to disc conversion

you can also use rear trailing arm , disc etc of a rover 45 . :) :) :) :)
by 961tat
Fri Nov 24, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: cabby shocks and springs
Replies: 8
Views: 1783

Re: cabby shocks and springs

Has anyone fitted these FK shockers yet and if so are they any good and what springs did you use ?

:D :D
by 961tat
Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)
Replies: 27
Views: 3496

Re: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)

also they look like they are handed 2 part numbers 1407/5 and 1407/6 stamp on mine , look at rimmers part number SEH000010 you can see 1407/6 stamped in the picture . :D
by 961tat
Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)
Replies: 27
Views: 3496

Re: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)

No i dont have , but i know were I can get some but you need to sort out the issue first so you know what to buy .part number stamp on mind are 1407/ 5 and 1407 / 6 I have measured my carrier from the face that bolt to the hub to the slot in the carrier were the disc on yours fouls and I got 14.5mm ...
by 961tat
Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)
Replies: 27
Views: 3496

Re: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)

just looked at your pictures of the carrier fouling , will measure my carrier this week , got a funny feeling you need the bigger carriers and not the hubs .
my car is a 94 1.4 so add the smaller disc on , that why I had to change the hub to later ones .

:D
by 961tat
Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)
Replies: 27
Views: 3496

Re: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)

calipers are looking good and I have done it , got the hubs of a later cabby with 262 solid discs , they are 15mm different from centre of the hub to the caliper bolts and then took the 262 vented set up of my 25 GTI and they fit no problem , this meant I could put 282mm discs on GTI what a differen...
by 961tat
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)
Replies: 27
Views: 3496

Re: Refurbing Turbo Brakes for the Cabby - (WARNING Garish Colours)

how did you get on with the new hubs ? my car is now having a brake conversion and like yours it a none ABS and would like to change to vented . :) :)