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by phils
Tue May 20, 2008 11:55 pm
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Windscreen Fitting
Replies: 16
Views: 15417

Re: Windscreen Fitting

Just fitted my windscreen. It was a genuine origional item from a Lotus Elan s2 bought second hand off ebay for £30! I bought a bonding kit also off ebay for £12, the screen fitted perfectly first time and was very easy, I was supprised how easy it was. I have sourced some generic rubber trim from c...
by phils
Mon May 19, 2008 8:31 pm
Forum: Chassis, suspension, steering and tyres
Topic: Steering column bush
Replies: 8
Views: 7712

Re: Steering column bush

After research I bought a 500mm length of nylon black rod 30mm dia part no nybkr03005 from directplasticsonline.co.uk, measured up the internal and external measurements with a digital vernier then took it to a local machine shop who turned me up some bushes for a few pounds. Ive got spares for the ...
by phils
Tue Nov 20, 2007 12:09 am
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Windscreen Rubber Alternative
Replies: 4
Views: 5544

Cheers, thanks for that.
by phils
Mon Nov 19, 2007 12:03 am
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Windscreen Rubber Alternative
Replies: 4
Views: 5544

Windscreen Rubber Alternative

Thanks for that, can you remember where you got your generic trim and what type it was>
by phils
Sun Nov 18, 2007 11:27 pm
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Windscreen Rubber Alternative
Replies: 4
Views: 5544

Windscreen Rubber Alternative

Hi, I have got hold of an origional elan screen in excellent condition off ebay for £30!. I have also got a professional installation kit ( primers, sealant etc) and am going to have a go and fit the screen myself. Does anyone know an alternative to the ford transit windscreen rubbers which are now ...
by phils
Tue Nov 13, 2007 11:20 pm
Forum: Chassis, suspension, steering and tyres
Topic: Steering column bush
Replies: 8
Views: 7712

Steering column bush

Hi, does anyone know where to get a replacement lower steering column bush for the Stylus ( SSC modified Escort MK11 item). It is the plastic internal one, I have searched everywhere without any luck, perhaps a one from a later Ford model will fit? If not I was thinking about having one turned down ...
by phils
Tue Nov 13, 2007 11:13 pm
Forum: Bodywork and materials
Topic: Door Mirrors
Replies: 2
Views: 4408

Door Mirrors

Hi, can anyone advise on a good choice of door mirrors to fit to the Stylus that will pass the SVA test?
Either from a donor vehicle(s) or off the shelf items ie correct e mark, spring back feature etc.
Regards
Phil