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by jeepmadmike
Sun Jan 05, 2014 5:52 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: DATE MINDY APPLY FOR V5
Replies: 10
Views: 2456

Re: DATE MINDY APPLY FOR V5

I could get my hands on a willys green log book...... Possibly know a man with one
by jeepmadmike
Thu Dec 12, 2013 9:03 pm
Forum: Sales and Wants
Topic: Suzuki and Rover Brakes Plates + Discs + etc For Sale
Replies: 26
Views: 22027

Re: Suzuki and Rover Brakes Plates + Discs + etc For Sale

I need a couple for some zuki calipers

I know a man with a water jet cutter but he is manically busy.... Some time in January might be a possibility....
by jeepmadmike
Thu Dec 12, 2013 9:00 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Now the proud owner..
Replies: 12
Views: 5156

Re: Now the proud owner..

Welcome along Dave

Now it's time to work out how many bits you can get from across the pond which fit!

I'm in progress of making YJ springs fit on my chassis fronts are good but rears are tooooo curvy :banghead: I think some standard ones might work....
by jeepmadmike
Sun Nov 24, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: The Speak Easy
Topic: Sideways backward or forward step?
Replies: 2
Views: 1162

Re: Sideways backward or forward step?

After several evening of tub on and off engine in and outs I think it's slowly looking like it might fit...... :blink: it's chuffing tight getting a old big fat motor in a little jeep!

Typically I didn't take my phone out into the cave tonight so pictures will have to wait till next time
by jeepmadmike
Sat Nov 02, 2013 10:05 pm
Forum: The Speak Easy
Topic: Sideways backward or forward step?
Replies: 2
Views: 1162

Sideways backward or forward step?

Hi all Just though I should give you all an update on my project Now I bought the mindi as a tub donor for my CJ2A but have gone off in a completely different direction....... So now it's going to look like an MB, but ride higher on wrangler YJ springs, and I have a old school ford flat head V8 to p...
by jeepmadmike
Thu Jun 13, 2013 10:17 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: transfer cases
Replies: 3
Views: 1531

Re: transfer cases

I will at some point in the future i will be trying to fit mindi t18 on a CJ2A trans....
by jeepmadmike
Mon May 13, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Mot Fail
Replies: 7
Views: 2090

Re: Mot Fail

As said that's not bad This was! http://i624.photobucket.com/albums/tt322/jeepmadmike/Snapbucket/07088ADD_zpse35c8e21.jpg http://i624.photobucket.com/albums/tt322/jeepmadmike/Snapbucket/D3D96E83_zps5f4ae16d.jpg http://i624.photobucket.com/albums/tt322/jeepmadmike/Snapbucket/AD79CB8D_zps0231ed62.jpg ...
by jeepmadmike
Sun May 12, 2013 9:51 pm
Forum: The Speak Easy
Topic: MOT Booked for Thursday
Replies: 25
Views: 5099

Re: MOT Booked for Thursday

I was beginning to think the Indians where getting as bad as the Germans my G wagon had boots on the CVs inside the swivel housing :scratch: the cv used black grease and the housing white grease, part of the service routine was to remove the plug from the swivel and check the colour of the grease....
by jeepmadmike
Fri May 10, 2013 9:00 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Mot Fail
Replies: 7
Views: 2090

Re: Mot Fail

That's not rot - I used almost 2 8'x4' sheets of steel on my CJ7 rebuild 15 years ago

I must find some pics to make you feel a little better
by jeepmadmike
Fri May 10, 2013 7:38 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Now I have a mahindra...
Replies: 17
Views: 6325

Re: Now I have a mahindra...

I built the little MB it has a steel chassis Aluminimum body and is driven by a mobility scooter motor

The mindi was a good eBay buy, I rang the seller and quizzed him a bit and it sounded ok, but its better than I could have wished for :yahoo:
by jeepmadmike
Sat May 04, 2013 8:46 pm
Forum: Green Lanes
Topic: A word of warning
Replies: 2
Views: 14840

Re: A word of warning

That's what having good door seals does for you! They needed to open the doors once it started floating (easier said than done I know)

Landy boys would have got wet back at the start!
by jeepmadmike
Sat May 04, 2013 8:34 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Now I have a mahindra...
Replies: 17
Views: 6325

Re: Now I have a mahindra...

Hmmm so it's bad taste to chop it up...... 5.36:1 :taunt: 35's it is then It does seem a shame I do agree, I have now pulled the front off and the mileage is looking more and more real - it all comes apart and nothing is rusty! The anti freeze is super clean The floors have no rot I can find The col...
by jeepmadmike
Sat May 04, 2013 5:54 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Strange Israeli CJ3b rear axle?
Replies: 2
Views: 1297

Re: Strange Israeli CJ3b rear axle?

Yanks do it for Flat (A frame) towing
by jeepmadmike
Sat May 04, 2013 5:50 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Now I have a mahindra...
Replies: 17
Views: 6325

Now I have a mahindra...

Hi again from deepest darkest sunny Devon. I've collected my new toy / parts truck The next issue is working out what it is Dash board plate says CJ 340 Through floor peddles Twin fuel tanks Drab green looks like the original colour Has proper flat fenders fitted Speedo in kmph also states 14000 ish...