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by 2timcarman
Tue Aug 16, 2022 1:43 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Leaking automatic gearbox fluid?
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Great Britain

Re: Leaking automatic gearbox fluid?

Thanks Geoff.
I cleaned things up a bit and discovered that the automatic gearbox sump gasket was leaking. |
I have now tightened the sump bolts up slightly more and will be ordering a new cork gasket as the present one looks as though it could do with replacing.
by 2timcarman
Sun Aug 14, 2022 2:20 pm
Forum: Series 2
Topic: Leaking automatic gearbox fluid?
Replies: 2
Views: 398
Great Britain

Leaking automatic gearbox fluid?

My car is leaking red fluid onto my garage floor but I can't work out exactly where it's coming from!
Any idea's?
by 2timcarman
Sat Jun 25, 2022 10:01 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Series 2, 2+2 tracking check
Replies: 7
Views: 861
Great Britain

Re: Series 2, 2+2 tracking check

Thanks for all your replies.......most useful.
I've been told that the modern laser tracking equipment fouls the front wheel arches as well as the rear!
My car originally had power steering fitted but now it doesn't. Wheels are standard bolt-on steel, rather than wires, with 205 wide tyres.
by 2timcarman
Thu Jun 23, 2022 11:56 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Series 2, 2+2 tracking check
Replies: 7
Views: 861
Great Britain

Series 2, 2+2 tracking check

Hi, My ex.US 2+2 was converted to right hand drive by utilising a "quick rack" steering rack purchased through Hutson's, which I believe they purchased from SNG Barratt. It has 2.5 turns from lock to lock and is fitted with an 8 tooth, rather than the standard 9 tooth pinion. I have now found that t...