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by kiwicapri
Fri 13 May 2016, 02:10
Forum: Ford
Topic: Capri wiring diagram and trimmings.
Replies: 1
Views: 3296

Re: Capri wiring diagram and trimmings.

Did you find the diagram you needed? PM me if not. Wayne
by kiwicapri
Fri 13 May 2016, 02:08
Forum: Ford
Topic: Capri perana v8
Replies: 46
Views: 25118

Re: Capri perana v8

Hey Keith, PM me on the mounts. I can help. Wayne
by kiwicapri
Mon 09 May 2016, 23:59
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 7618

Re: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!

Also, lots of aficionados refer the to the Perana Diff as a X.1B, this is not the case. it is a X.19. What I meant to say was, lots of aficionados refer the to the Perana Diff as a X.B1, this is not the case. it is a X.91. I also have one from a Australian XW Fairmont 302, with narrow gauge axel tu...
by kiwicapri
Mon 09 May 2016, 23:55
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 7618

Re: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!

Also, Thank you Can Am ZN- Nice pictures. YES that is a BW diff. What is written/stamped on the tag attached to one of the top cover bolts? Also, what do the tubes measure in diameter? The casting ring, on the side of the main case has a raised ring, what size is this in diameter? Very interesting s...
by kiwicapri
Mon 09 May 2016, 23:49
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 7618

Re: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!

Hi Perana man. Great news, so we can use a Ranchero Case/casting? What size is the axel tubes on the Ranchero case? So I am clear, what you are saying is the axle/half shafts in a Perana diff are thicker than a Ranchero axel? Do you mean all the way along, or do you menan just before the spline? Do ...
by kiwicapri
Mon 09 May 2016, 11:21
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 7618

Re: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!

Hi PERANA MAN. The Falcon/Fairmont/Fairlane axels are all the same unless it came out of a GT with a 9". One side longer than the other to accomidate the BW off set head. All 25 spline until the later when the M78 series BW came out. They then went to 28 spline and slightly bigger CW and Pinion, so ...
by kiwicapri
Sun 08 May 2016, 23:51
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 7618

Re: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!

Hi Chris-Thank you for the kind off of contacts. I have quite a few her in NZ. Australian cars all over the place and two very good diff rebuilding centres. I have the fully rebuilt carrier etc. still. After years of searching and after making up a donor rear end, I finally found and had shipped a g...
by kiwicapri
Sun 08 May 2016, 23:43
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 7618

Re: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!

Thank you all. You all have some interesting points. I agree, it is time we all put pen to paper and get ALL the info on BW diffs we can. I will do my best to have it simplified with the information I have and post it up by the end of the week. It will be interesting to document the casting numbers,...
by kiwicapri
Mon 02 May 2016, 12:58
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!
Replies: 29
Views: 7618

CAPRI PERANA - HELP!!!!!

hope i have posted this in the correct place. Hi all. My diff was recently stolen from my lock up. Gutted to say the least as i've been waiting a long time to get stuck into what will be a very long restoration process. Lots of other very rare parts also went missing but i need the diff to get this ...
by kiwicapri
Sat 20 Mar 2010, 22:28
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Capri Perana Bodies
Replies: 6
Views: 1003

Re: Capri Perana Bodies

From waht I understand, and the resesearch I have done, the South African bodies were different to those used in the UK and other countries. Have a look at the battery tray for a start. They are narrow in the SA body. All 3.0 shells in the UK have a shorter, wider battery tray, pushed futher forward...