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by bogbasic
19 Sep 2020 11:38 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 35
Views: 5879

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

Hello Chris, yes, the two screws on the left with a wider thread are from a couple of spare carbies which are older models. The one on the right is from my car and that is the one which now has a new O-rings and it fits well, thankfully. I was using the old screws to get the thickness of the O-ring ...
by bogbasic
19 Sep 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Jacking points for 340 1.4 1986
Replies: 1
Views: 18

Re: Jacking points for 340 1.4 1986

Hello, rear is quite easy because you can use the rear cross-member or under the central spring shackles. I always pop a piece of wood between the jack and the car for safety's sake. Front is a bit harder but you can jack-up carefully using the box-sections that run from back to front, as shown belo...
by bogbasic
12 Sep 2020 07:18 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: American interested in a 360
Replies: 6
Views: 112

Re: American interested in a 360

I know someone who went to Japan and assumed they drove on the right . He only found out how british their driving is when he got a barage of honking. Good job I have found out about Oz, too (not that I'll ever get to go there!) or I might have done an Anne Sacoolas. Ouch.... shut-up Jon....
by bogbasic
12 Sep 2020 01:55 am
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: American interested in a 360
Replies: 6
Views: 112

Re: American interested in a 360

Lordy, now did I know that Oz drives on the left? Hmmm.
by bogbasic
11 Sep 2020 02:05 am
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 35
Views: 5879

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

Hello Chris, I missed your post, sorry. I have only dared to get back to Volvo work today and, as you can see, the garage was a bit buried by leaves. http://u.cubeupload.com/jbcooper/15997815603233.jpg I did finally manage to remove the jammed-in brass screw with an expertly-honed set of eye lash tw...
by bogbasic
11 Sep 2020 01:52 am
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Weights of parts and cars
Replies: 6
Views: 867

Re: Weights of parts and cars

Ah, thanks to wikipedia, I get it. "Dorf is a fictional character created by comedy writer and performer Tim Conway. He was the main character in a series of direct-to-video films during the 1980s and 1990s. Dorf was characterized by his diminutive height (he was performed by Conway standing in a ho...
by bogbasic
20 Aug 2020 03:40 pm
Forum: Tell us more about your project Volvo 300
Topic: Fake - F7R Motorsport Daily
Replies: 635
Views: 118215

Re: Fake - F7R Motorsport Daily

Epic work. Keep it up.
by bogbasic
08 Aug 2020 07:32 pm
Forum: Tell us more about your project Volvo 300
Topic: '85 360 GLS
Replies: 146
Views: 56273

Re: '85 360 GLS

@Tasman, you can easily remove the wear-rim on the drums with a Dremel. I was surprised how easy it was!!
by bogbasic
01 Aug 2020 04:12 am
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 35
Views: 5879

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

The car-port roof finished, to the cats approval, and more moggie work done. http://i88.photobucket.com/albums/k163/bogbasic/15962507797181_zpsmpfzubxw.jpg http://i88.photobucket.com/albums/k163/bogbasic/15962506801310_zpsfnnwadik.jpg That mist is spray from a Humbrol air brush ;-0 Hoping to activat...
by bogbasic
28 Jul 2020 05:40 pm
Forum: Tell us more about your project Volvo 300
Topic: '85 360 GLS
Replies: 146
Views: 56273

Re: '85 360 GLS

Epic work. The GLT is mine already ;-0 Vrrrooommm....
by bogbasic
18 Jul 2020 03:39 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: New Year Titter
Replies: 5
Views: 1806

Re: New Year Titter

He has since found a new partner on Grindr.
by bogbasic
14 Jul 2020 05:37 pm
Forum: Engine, transmission, manual gearbox, variomatic
Topic: 360 carby fuel supply
Replies: 35
Views: 5879

Re: 360 carby fuel supply

Sorry, not much volvo progress, but plenty done in the moggy's rear department.
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by bogbasic
03 Jul 2020 05:17 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Weights of parts and cars
Replies: 6
Views: 867

Re: Weights of parts and cars

Someone suggested Neal/Neil (kneel).
by bogbasic
03 Jul 2020 04:02 am
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Weights of parts and cars
Replies: 6
Views: 867

Re: Weights of parts and cars

Tony (toe-knee), as in Hancock!!
by bogbasic
01 Jul 2020 07:02 pm
Forum: General discussion; introduce yourself!
Topic: Weights of parts and cars
Replies: 6
Views: 867

Re: Weights of parts and cars

I'm very interested in the modified MG disk covers. Any pictures, anyone? Supplier?

As an aside:

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