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#501018 - September 30th 2011 5:28 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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Finally got the motor running well today. Replaced a carb gasket and re-sealed the EGR blanking plate. Re gapped the plugs to 0.045" last week cos I'm running the MSD box and disconnected the vac advance.Also replaced a fried kickdown cable.There's still a bit more fine tuning to do and then onto the bodywork and interior.

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#501047 - September 30th 2011 8:39 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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Shaggy where ever your going on vacation your getting there quick !! : P

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#501052 - September 30th 2011 8:53 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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That sounds like a good day to me.
I'm glad to hear you got her running well... cheers
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#501134 - October 01st 2011 6:02 am Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: c1run1]
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Shaggy where ever your going on vacation your getting there quick !! : P


Yeah now to fix the speedo to know HOW QUICK !!!
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#501332 - October 02nd 2011 10:35 am Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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Brought it to car meet this morning and it's all good under the hood!



yay shift van
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#501444 - October 02nd 2011 9:20 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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thats great news!

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#501445 - October 02nd 2011 9:25 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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Good to hear cheers
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#502732 - October 07th 2011 7:12 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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More photos ... lot's done lot's to do....



As you can see the stance is a little front high. At first I thought this was cos it spent so much time up on jack stands and that eventually the springs would settle back down. Now I reckon that it's more down to me removing the A/C and the AIR pump and smog rubbish when I switched the motors. The motors themselves should weigh the same but the junk I removed has gotta weigh quite a bit. Should look OK once I put on the wheelarch flares and raise the back with air supension and bigger tyres.




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#502750 - October 07th 2011 8:15 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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I dig the skate wheel shifter knob. Thats a cool wagon ya got there.
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#502917 - October 08th 2011 5:18 pm Re: The ultimate custom camper. [Re: shaggy]
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looking real good!
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