• MicksRedNova's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:20 PM
    The solenoid should have wire 72 going to the Lucar terminal and an earth wire going to the metal body of it. If you have made those 2 connections...
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  • Spacenut's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:46 PM
    It sounds to me like you might be activating the relay changeover function manually - the sequence of simultaneously connecting the power to the pump...
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  • Spacenut's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:25 PM
    ...of the reversing oil pressure. A mystery in three acts, by Agatha Spacenut :D Act 1 – An Implausible Occurrence. As we enter our third month...
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  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:41 PM
    With 1 of each pair of green wires joined and going to earth your circuitry should apply +12 to one or the other green wire, one for up and one for...
    17 replies | 326 view(s)
  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    24-05-2020, 05:52 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Mike Approx 78 inches, give or take a few inches either way. There are 2 cables, I measured the one that runs from the stick up over the engine...
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    24-05-2020, 05:41 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Hi Peter Yes, I already had the cylinder apart to investigate but don’t think the bit that’s leaking is replaceable. The cylinder was an...
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  • islandman's Avatar
    24-05-2020, 02:13 PM
    Yeah there are delivery services, BUT nothing comes quickly given the lockdown and limited air fright with so few passenger planes flying (air...
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  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    24-05-2020, 02:04 PM
    Is there no Amazon or similar online delivery in Singapore? I feel sorry for the postie and my local Amazon delivery van driver with some of the...
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  • Peter's Avatar
    24-05-2020, 01:56 PM
    Peter replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Mike, as the metal pars of a master cylinder very rarely give problems, there is only a body and a piston after all, it's usually the seals that go,...
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  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    24-05-2020, 01:52 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Today’s tasks included fitting a flip-rear to my Nova :whistling: Obviously, the zip-ties give the game away :coat: and fitting the...
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    24-05-2020, 01:33 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Mike I will try and get a tape measure on the one that runs over the top of the engine if I can. Mick
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  • islandman's Avatar
    24-05-2020, 12:01 PM
    I'm still making progress on the dash slowly, not much to post yet but at least I think I've averted the need to do a cut n shut to get things to...
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  • islandman's Avatar
    24-05-2020, 02:17 AM
    islandman replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Looking good, a Steve McHugh inspired creation :whistling:. I'm really looking forward to seeing this chassis install progress
    808 replies | 134589 view(s)
  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    23-05-2020, 09:30 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    My concern was that you would pull them right off, assuming they are glued in place, as soon as you slide over that area to get in or out. I placed...
    116 replies | 13185 view(s)
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    23-05-2020, 09:11 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Thanks Alistair. I did debate whether to post the ‘stunted Nova look’ in case people thought I’d gone buggy, but it is an excellent way of placing...
    808 replies | 134589 view(s)
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    23-05-2020, 06:54 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Today was just as windy with showers so no video yet but I took these pics yesterday. I realise is not very ‘Nova’ shaped, but I’m currently using...
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  • Spacenut's Avatar
    23-05-2020, 05:07 PM
    If the solenoid is working you should have heard a loud click when it was energised. So the pump motor works, which is good news. The noisy rattle...
    17 replies | 326 view(s)
  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    23-05-2020, 03:00 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    Hi Brett Just a word of caution of mounting your pinch sensor on the body in this area. This is exactly where your behind (or your passengers)...
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  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    23-05-2020, 02:46 PM
    You don’t need a contactor (starter solenoid) to make the pump work properly, the contactor is only a high current relay. You need two circuits to be...
    17 replies | 326 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    23-05-2020, 11:09 AM
    There are two little bullet shaped valves behind springs, these can stick if the pump has not been used for a while. I've placed the manual here,...
    17 replies | 326 view(s)
  • steve's Avatar
    22-05-2020, 10:17 PM
    steve replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    You're on fire mate.
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  • steve's Avatar
    22-05-2020, 10:14 PM
    Hello Man, Can you tell us exactly what you did (what you were expecting) and what happenned. Pretty sure there is enough experience of the Smiths...
    17 replies | 326 view(s)
  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    22-05-2020, 10:09 PM
    Not sure what you mean by ‘a sound from the oil’ but it could be that you’ve only powered the pump solenoid and not powered the pump itself. When the...
    17 replies | 326 view(s)
  • Spacenut's Avatar
    22-05-2020, 05:58 PM
    Yes, that's the one. The solenoid valves don't draw anything like as much current as the pump motor, although if you wanted to you could fuse...
    17 replies | 326 view(s)
  • MicksRedNova's Avatar
    22-05-2020, 05:47 PM
    MicksRedNova replied to a thread Micks Red Nova in Your Cars
    Thanks for the advice Alex and David. In the end I cleared about 30 feet of drive, pushed the car out of the garage, stuck it in first with the...
    808 replies | 134589 view(s)
  • Peter's Avatar
    22-05-2020, 04:32 PM
    Peter replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    Thanks Brett I will look into those. At first glance they look to have a long overall length relative to stroke, anyway I will look at it.
    116 replies | 13185 view(s)
  • Peter's Avatar
    22-05-2020, 12:06 PM
    Peter replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    If I had positive force on the door ram say 150Lbs positive and used a cable to pull it shut but I think the constant strain would not be a good...
    116 replies | 13185 view(s)
  • steve's Avatar
    21-05-2020, 09:05 PM
    steve replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    Great solution, well done.
    116 replies | 13185 view(s)
  • Peter's Avatar
    21-05-2020, 01:52 PM
    Peter replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    I love it, so different and it works. great! Trying to think if I could hide such a thing in the sills of the SS ( same as Nova/Stirling) but working...
    116 replies | 13185 view(s)
  • islandman's Avatar
    21-05-2020, 10:59 AM
    islandman replied to a thread 009 in Your Cars
    So the gas assist struts are going to be hidden out of the way in the side panels also, that is pretty neat. Really cool solution to something that...
    116 replies | 13185 view(s)
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