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    BJ8 Frame Dimensions

    I’m replacing the driver's side frame rail in my BJ8. Everything I’ve seen available for rail to rail dimensions suggests an inside dimension of 17”. The Kilmartin replacement crossmember is 17”. ...
  2. Re: Shifting into 2nd, problem because of the Flywheel?

    Hi all,
    thanks for replying to Rogers post. I’m jeff and I drove Rogers car over the weekend. The car shifts like a non synchro transmission should shift. There is no binding or apparent slippage of...
  3. Re: Shifting into 2nd, problem because of the Flywheel?

    Hi all,
    thanks for replying to Rogers post. I’m jeff and I drove Rogers car over the weekend. The car shifts like a non synchro transmission should shift. There is no binding or apparent slippage of...
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    Rear ended pumpkin color

    I have a question concerning the proper color of the rear end pumpkin. I see in some restorations that they are left in there natural
    Aluminum cast finish. Is this a concours correct finish?...
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    Re: Scuttle shake.

    Good morning,
    Thanks to all of you for your responses.
    Bob I have a 66 mustang convertible restomod I've done. The scuttle shake in that car can be cured by adding a proper monticarlo bar and...
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    Scuttle shake.

    Good afternoon,
    i have posted about my car before. One thing has lead to another and because of the inequities with my car I’ve elected to do a full frame off restoration.
    I took the windscreen...
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    Re: Steering Box Replacement

    I think the tube was damaged during the engine removal or reinstallation. The solder joint is likely a low temp solder meant to provide a seal between the box and tube so a dent that large would...
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    Re: Wheel bearing question

    Thanks guys,
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    Wheel bearing question

    Good evening
    my bj8 has scuttle shake, the wheels have a few broken spokes and are not true. ( 60 spoke chrome)
    and the tires appear to be older than 7 years. The hubs have wear. I have replaced...
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    Re: Fuel pump question

    Bob,
    Good morning Thanks for the prompt reply! This pump is a brand new solid state genuine su - ground. I will play around with the ground wire. I completely replaced this wire as it was buggered....
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    Fuel pump question

    all,
    i just converted my 66 bj8 to negative earth and purchased a new su negative ground fuel pump. I checked the power coming in to the pump and I’m getting 12 v ,the ground wire is properly...
  12. Re: Bj8 positive negative ground conversion question

    So the chassis ground would remain connected to the switch and now positive battery terminal?
  13. BJ8 Positive-Negative Ground Conversion

    Good morning,
    I've followed the instructions many people have posted about converting my car to negative ground, this is likely a silly question but I will put it out there just the same. There is a...
  14. Re: 66 ‘ BJ 8 Positive ground identification

    Thanks Steve,
    after some more research some people suggest swithing the wires to the coil around , the previous owner had painted the coil so there are no markings on it. I’m thinking about swapping...
  15. 66 ‘ BJ 8 Positive ground identification

    Hi jeff here I just purchased a 66 and I believe it has a positive ground. The battery terminal I defied positive is wire to the kill switch which is grounded to the body a white wire with a black...
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    Re: 66 BJ8 Front Single Lamps

    Hi fellas,
    im the guy who bought the healey site unseen from bat it got here last Friday. I will register it with you Steve over the weekend. This front end appears to be original the harness...
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