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by SteveP
30 Nov 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Is anyone still alive ;-?
Replies: 19
Views: 313

Re: Is anyone still alive ;-?

Didn't even realise you guys got the saloons (sedans) over there!
by SteveP
30 Nov 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

Good sign!
by SteveP
24 Nov 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Volvo 300 series: demand
Topic: Center caps "V" for alloy wheels
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: Center caps "V" for alloy wheels

No problem, a member on the V3M Facebook group has received a set for a GLT he is restoring and the quality looked superb
by SteveP
24 Nov 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

Keep us posted, can't see why it wouldn't work!
by SteveP
22 Nov 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

It'd certainly work, some old Peugeot diesels used to have them from the factory!!
by SteveP
19 Nov 2020 01:43 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

I've gone through the whole fuel system on mine while replacing the tank, so all flexible pipework is new, carb has new gaskets, there are no leaks from what I can see - so it's a bit annoying. Wonder if it's a modern fuel thing? The only filter in the tank is a gauze on the end of the sender unit's...
by SteveP
17 Nov 2020 03:54 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

I had this issue in the summer with my GLS if left for a couple of weeks, the fuel was evaporating from the float chamber. There aren't any leaks and the hoses are all new so I'm not sure why. It's been years since I have had a carbed car so not sure if it's normal. The mechanical pump obviously can...
by SteveP
12 Nov 2020 02:53 pm
Forum: Volvo 300 series: demand
Topic: Center caps "V" for alloy wheels
Replies: 3
Views: 114

Re: Center caps "V" for alloy wheels

Not sure if you've seen but there is already a model you could try 3d printing: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3154250?fbclid=IwAR1d4KOUnfcwAC5l9Lwg9HiMk60zy1xoq1p492qXfEosK8RC1xwTMXQwgq0 Also, metal verisons of these have been manufactured: https://www.marktplaats.nl/a/auto-onderdelen/overige-au...
by SteveP
05 Nov 2020 03:21 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

That's a lucky find!
by SteveP
26 Oct 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

Nice job, glad you've managed to get the thing to idle ok!
by SteveP
26 Oct 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Is anyone still alive ;-?
Replies: 19
Views: 313

Re: Is anyone still alive ;-?

Still here! 360's hardly being used this year due to the whole coronavirus situation. GLS on the road but trying to diagnose a noise from the rear end, could be the diff :(
by SteveP
10 Oct 2020 06:12 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Anyone remember the ADO16?
Replies: 3
Views: 463

Re: Anyone remember the ADO16?

That looks very smart, haven't seen one for years!
by SteveP
08 Oct 2020 02:12 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

I wonder if that arm is specific to the Z11 or whether the B172 1.7 carb has the same arm (Z10?). I'm not too familiar with 1.7 carbs but they do share some parts!
by SteveP
07 Oct 2020 02:37 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 61
Views: 8313

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

Looks familar! It's a bit scary playing around with these carbs nowadays, the plastic parts are quite fragile!