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itcaptainslow
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Re: my cabriolet

#16 Post by itcaptainslow » Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:48 am

Wonder if they’re fitting the cam seals the correct way around-if they’re not fitted with the correct rotation in the correct positions, they’ll leak badly.

Get them to use genuine seals too-I’ve found aftermarket ones are rubbish and quite often don’t have the little raised rubber lines in them to aid sealing.
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Re: my cabriolet

#17 Post by 1234dist » Sat Dec 07, 2019 4:30 pm

itcaptainslow wrote:
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:48 am
Wonder if they’re fitting the cam seals the correct way around-if they’re not fitted with the correct rotation in the correct positions, they’ll leak badly.

Get them to use genuine seals too-I’ve found aftermarket ones are rubbish and quite often don’t have the little raised rubber lines in them to aid sealing.
Need to recognise there are brown ones and black ones both are for different locations.
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Re: my cabriolet

#18 Post by Paul_1978_yorks » Sun Dec 08, 2019 12:02 am

The original post is nearly 3 years old. The car is no longer taxed or MOT’d and is not on a SORN.
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Re: my cabriolet

#19 Post by ROVER-25X » Sun Dec 08, 2019 5:43 pm

This sounds familiar, AKA mine. :slapme
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