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by jerryg
Sat Feb 01, 2014 7:14 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Specialist in South West
Replies: 1
Views: 3347

Hi, Did you ever find a specialist in the Southwest as I live in Bristol and would be interested in any answers you received please as I could be requiring specialist help myself.
by jerryg
Fri Jan 31, 2014 12:05 am
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Clutch adjustment
Replies: 9
Views: 8100

The high biting point on the clutch concerned me on purchasing the car, for as you say, it would normally indicate a worn clutch plate. What tempered that for me, was the fact a McCleod had been fitted and I thought with it being heavy duty, it would have surpassed 21,000 miles comfortably but your ...
by jerryg
Thu Jan 30, 2014 8:46 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Clutch adjustment
Replies: 9
Views: 8100

Clutch adjustment

With hopefully some drier weather available for test driving this weekend, I shall try that adjustment out. Thank you.
by jerryg
Tue Jan 28, 2014 10:52 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Clutch adjustment
Replies: 9
Views: 8100

Hi, Yes, you're right the slave pushrod is adjustable, but I can't find any real information on how to set it up, even from the original workshop manual. As it stands now, I have adjusted it so that there is 2-3mm clearance between the ball end and the actuating arm, as there was no clearance previo...
by jerryg
Mon Jan 27, 2014 7:33 pm
Forum: Tech Tips
Topic: Clutch adjustment
Replies: 9
Views: 8100

Clutch adjustment

Hi to all current users. I have just rejoined the club, having purchased a red late mark 1 and would appreciate some advice. The car was restored 25 years ago and during the restoration was fitted with a McCleod clutch. The restorer was the father of the fella I purchased from and having met him, I ...