S1 early prop shaft cork washer

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#1 S1 early prop shaft cork washer

Post by Robbiee » Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:29 am

Can anyone advise as to where I might obtain the cork washer that sits inside the collar that seals off the sliding part of the prop shaft. It has a split spring metal washer which I’ve retrieved but the cork has fallen apart?
I can’t see it listed anywhere and it doesn’t have a part number that I can see.
It is 1 5/8” ext diameter, 3/16” width and 1/4” thick

Robbie
Robbie 1962 3.8 Coupe OSG 1962 OTS ODG

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#2 Re: S1 early prop shaft cork washer

Post by Robbiee » Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:07 pm

Hi All
I contacted R G Nuttall of Birmingham, who make bespoke cork gaskets and washers.
They made 4 of these for me for a fiver even though I only asked for 1. They normally have a £35 minimal order price but I told them it was for an Etype rebuild and they helped out!

If anyone needs one (they were fitted to All S1 cars UP TO
chassis numbers 850479, 877044, 860386 and 885887) then ask me and I can let you have one.

I know i’ll fit it and no one will know it’s there but...

Regards
Robbie 850456
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#3 Re: S1 early prop shaft cork washer

Post by Robbiee » Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:21 pm

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#4 Re: S1 early prop shaft cork washer

Post by Robbiee » Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:03 am

Sorry..it’s R H Nuttall. (Not R G)
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#5 Re: S1 early prop shaft cork washer

Post by Maikel » Mon Jun 04, 2018 12:55 pm

Hi Robbie,

I would love to have one of those. My car is 885066.

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How can we arrange it?

Many thanks
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#6 Re: S1 early prop shaft cork washer

Post by Robbiee » Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:38 pm

Hi
Just let me know an address and I’ll send it to you
I have one spare left over
Robbie
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#7 Re: S1 early prop shaft cork washer

Post by Maikel » Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:25 am

Hello Robbie,

received your cork seal today.

Many many thanks

Much appreciated

Maikel

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