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by pmacs49
3rd July 2018 - 11:42am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: How Many type 4's are they in the UK,
Replies: 0
Views: 67

How Many type 4's are they in the UK,

When i got my Type 4 over 4 yrs ago ,I think there was over 50 Type 4's in the UK, And about 35 on the road... I wonder how many are around today, i know since then, my mate has one with no mot, Wiring issues, never had any when he brought it, so it was refitting an original fuse box from a blade bo...
by pmacs49
3rd July 2018 - 11:32am
Forum: Events Diary
Topic: Tatton park 5 August
Replies: 11
Views: 382

Re: Tatton park 5 August

Ive asked to be in the display, i had to sign to say my car will be clean lol lol. they'll have a concourse allocated place, i went 4 yrs ago and got runner up, considering i only just got it mot and running never mind cleaning it i did that there., after driving up there, motorway it was not to bad...
by pmacs49
30th March 2018 - 1:12pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 412 Le
Replies: 0
Views: 404

412 Le

Time to sell my type 4. It now has a 12 months mot on it, twin carbs were fitted by the previous owner when he had it referred in 2011, the bottom of the doors could do with some attention , but what do you expect for a 45 yr old car. pm me for details... theres pictures on type4 pages cux... http:/...
by pmacs49
30th March 2018 - 1:06pm
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 412 le cux ,,,L passes mot
Replies: 8
Views: 1024

Re: 412 le cux ,,,L passes mot

Very True Altho mot's won't be required after may 20th this year, And thinking of letting it go as, it needs to be used more, to keep brake in good nick
by pmacs49
30th March 2018 - 1:01pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Master cylinder fluid leak
Replies: 42
Views: 1148

Re: Master cylinder fluid leak

where did you get the master cylinder from. I had mine referred 4 yrs ago at passports £118 + postage, I had the same trouble with mine, leaking on the top. Its took a while to have the energy and inclination to do anything about it, But i got some T1 seals from Just Kampers thought they might be to...
by pmacs49
28th March 2018 - 8:31pm
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: New member
Replies: 3
Views: 551

Re: New member

how s it going Rob
by pmacs49
28th March 2018 - 6:29pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Rear Brakes
Replies: 7
Views: 264

Re: Rear Brakes

all sorted Volvo 240 a perfect fit, source some rear shoes now have 2 spare sets lol.and some spare pads. Wheel cylinder from a T1front fitted just had to elongate the hole to get mounting bolt in,

thanks for your help, much appreciated,
by pmacs49
28th March 2018 - 6:24pm
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 412 le cux ,,,L passes mot
Replies: 8
Views: 1024

Re: 412 le cux ,,,L passes mot

Well today it finally happened i got a mot on it, it failed on Brakes last week 2 were binding, one was doing nowt Wheel cylinder, I source some pads Volvo 240 for the from perfect fit. and got some genuine shoes, plus i now have two spare sets that will fit. sorted the brake lights out. and we have...
by pmacs49
23rd March 2018 - 12:28pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Rear Brakes
Replies: 7
Views: 264

Re: Rear Brakes

Thanks PPeter much appreciated for the reply. ordered some shoes and a wheel cylinder may have revise Pads as ordered T1 ones from GFS, veewee.
will check out volvo 240 ones
by pmacs49
22nd March 2018 - 6:37pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Rear Brakes
Replies: 7
Views: 264

Rear Brakes

Hi a quick question
What rear cylinders and brake shoes are people using on the type 4.
as i need to change a rear cylinder and fit new shoes as i have a leaking cylinder.

Front pads are they the same as T2 ones as these are low on the reading and one is binding.
by pmacs49
22nd March 2018 - 6:03pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Master cylinder
Replies: 4
Views: 481

Re: Master cylinder

used passports for my type 4 master cylinder, this year it was leaking at the truneons fillers on the top some T1 from just campers has done the trick fit better than the ones that were used in the up grade.
What did you get sorted Adiebriz new master. or ...
by pmacs49
18th March 2018 - 11:01am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 412 le cux ,,,L passes mot
Replies: 8
Views: 1024

Re: 412 le cux ,,,L passes mot

my god 4 yrs since i last mot'd this car...
hopefully this week will see a change.
by pmacs49
18th March 2018 - 10:59am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: Type 4 Towbar
Replies: 1
Views: 407

Re: Type 4 Towbar

Ive got one. i don't think ill be fitting it.
by pmacs49
18th March 2018 - 10:58am
Forum: Events Diary
Topic: 2018 marks 50 years of the Type 4
Replies: 9
Views: 1010

Re: 2018 marks 50 years of the Type 4

Anything more on this... may be interested if mot is done in next couple of weeks.
by pmacs49
17th May 2016 - 8:17pm
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: Clutch & Brake Cylinders wanted by oly37
Replies: 2
Views: 562

Re: Clutch & Brake Cylinders wanted by oly37

i had my master cylinder refurbed by a company called pastparts, cost about £120.
by pmacs49
9th May 2015 - 7:37am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: insurance
Replies: 1
Views: 587

Re: insurance

Took some pics and sent them off to Carole Nash, got an agreed valuation of 9k,
by pmacs49
9th May 2015 - 7:35am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 412 LE Variant from South Africa, new member
Replies: 5
Views: 1124

Re: 412 LE Variant from South Africa, new member

That's brilliant , hope to see some pictures,
by pmacs49
1st April 2015 - 9:12am
Forum: Type 4 Gallery
Topic: 1974 412LS
Replies: 3
Views: 982

Re: 1974 412LS

Very nice
by pmacs49
1st April 2015 - 9:10am
Forum: Type 4 Gallery
Topic: A new 412 owner
Replies: 34
Views: 4703

Re: A new 412 owner

Love to have a type 3,
Currently have T1 beetle, T2 latebay type4
by pmacs49
1st April 2015 - 9:07am
Forum: Type 4 Gallery
Topic: Type 4's on TV
Replies: 4
Views: 1288

Re: Type 4's on TV

The one outside the Mc laren office in the film Rush was recently up for sale,
Can't work out how to post pictures from my kindle,
by pmacs49
1st April 2015 - 8:51am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: Yippee 411 Mot passed once again!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 1444

Re: Yippee 411 Mot passed once again!!!

Brilliant news Clifford,
What show is this in Malvern and when is it, I may be up to coming along,
by pmacs49
1st April 2015 - 8:48am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 412le help pls look
Replies: 20
Views: 3179

Re: 412le help pls look

Blast thought I might of been able to get another bargain,
On a serious note, it's still on the road, and being used,
by pmacs49
1st April 2015 - 8:42am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: Type 4 Map
Replies: 69
Views: 11674

Re: Type 4 Map

I'm in Shrewsbury Shropshire, cux...L.
Wireless has 2 here as well
by pmacs49
30th March 2015 - 11:45am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: insurance
Replies: 1
Views: 587

insurance

What value have peeps got there's insured for.
Mines kept in a garage,
by pmacs49
30th March 2015 - 11:26am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: master cylinder brakes,
Replies: 9
Views: 1610

Re: master cylinder brakes,

I did have the master refurbed at pastparts, 118 quid returned,