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by Sipho
Tue 10 Mar 2020, 23:58
Forum: Technical
Topic: Constantia gearbox wanted
Replies: 0
Views: 427

Constantia gearbox wanted

Hi folks, please help me to help a friend. He is in need of a gearbox for his 1972 Chevrolet Constantia (1st generation) 4.1 liter engine, it's a 3 speed auto box. Where can he find one? Thanx in advance.
by Sipho
Thu 20 Feb 2020, 08:56
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fuel percolation
Replies: 3
Views: 383

Re: Fuel percolation

Thank you. Will certainly give feedback.
by Sipho
Wed 19 Feb 2020, 19:26
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fuel percolation
Replies: 3
Views: 383

Fuel percolation

Hi folks I have a Peugeot 404 and it has a tendency to have a hard start just after few minutes of parking, if you park it longer it will start first time. In the mornings it always starts first time. Took it to a carb specialist who checked my carb, he says it's all good but it is percolating due t...
by Sipho
Fri 08 Jun 2012, 15:15
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: ABS
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: ABS

RASSIE wrote:You only need to fit a new master and booster from a new car(No ABS) and keep a good space between you and the car infront. See 69 Fairlane 5.8 liter with Golf master and booster. "Deadly stopping power"!
Rassie.
wow that's cool. i'm gonna give it a shot!
by Sipho
Fri 08 Jun 2012, 15:14
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: ABS
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: ABS

Hi there how does one improve a classic car brake system, i have a 1975 Peugeot 404 can i change it to ABS? is it too expensive and unnecessary? if so, how do i upgrade the braking system to be as good as modern cars. My fear is that, it's a pretty fast car and without ABS, you may just hit a moder...
by Sipho
Fri 08 Jun 2012, 15:10
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: ABS
Replies: 9
Views: 840

Re: ABS

thanks guys, it does have a brake booster. it's currently using a 1978 BMW 528 brake booster. Those are very good. It's not a v8 engine but it's a pretty fast 1800 4 cylinder engine. That was my concern
by Sipho
Fri 08 Jun 2012, 13:36
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: ABS
Replies: 9
Views: 840

ABS

Hi there how does one improve a classic car brake system, i have a 1975 Peugeot 404 can i change it to ABS? is it too expensive and unnecessary? if so, how do i upgrade the braking system to be as good as modern cars. My fear is that, it's a pretty fast car and without ABS, you may just hit a modern...
by Sipho
Tue 05 Jun 2012, 13:22
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Chrome side mirrors
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: Chrome side mirrors

thanx Fellas
by Sipho
Thu 31 May 2012, 14:55
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Chrome side mirrors
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Chrome side mirrors

Hi Fellas, where does one buy chrome side mirrors for our Classic cars in South Africa
They seem to be very scarce. I live in Jo'burg, please help
by Sipho
Mon 18 Oct 2010, 16:54
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Low & Slowwwww
Replies: 18
Views: 1686

Re: Low & Slowwwww

Grame, you have no idea how much i want that car, probably very hard to find in SA!